Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for HSPA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HSPA over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

High Speed Packet Access (HSPA)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 1214 1311
Permanent jobs citing HSPA 0 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.004% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.025% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 9
UK median annual salary - £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.79% +18.75%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £51,250 £30,500
% change year-on-year - +68.03% +8.93%

HSPA is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 28197 32099 36357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.65% 16.96% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22815 26256 30085
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

HSPA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HSPA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HSPA in the UK

HSPA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HSPA.

Salary trend for HSPA in the UK