The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 186 161 179
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +18
Permanent jobs citing LTE 38 64 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 1.19% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.42% 4.26% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 27
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,250 £60,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £51,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +14.44%
LTE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1572 1502 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.46% 27.83% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1018 1058 1186
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LTE across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

LTE
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LTE across the Berkshire region.

LTE Salary Trend in Berkshire

LTE
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LTE across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

LTE Salary Histogram in Berkshire

LTE
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LTE within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -10 25 £65,000 +26.21% 1
Slough +10 5 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Newbury -2 2 £45,000 -28.00% 4
Bracknell -13 1 £72,500 -
LTE
South East

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing LTE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LTE.

1 126 (80.25%) Telecoms
2 104 (66.24%) 3G
3 74 (47.13%) 4G
4 53 (33.76%) Radio Access Network
5 52 (33.12%) Nokia
6 48 (30.57%) 2G
7 46 (29.30%) GSM
8 42 (26.75%) UMTS
8 42 (26.75%) Wireless
9 41 (26.11%) Broadband
10 38 (24.20%) Degree
11 37 (23.57%) WiMAX
12 36 (22.93%) Smartphone
12 36 (22.93%) Internet
13 35 (22.29%) Ericsson
14 34 (21.66%) QA
15 33 (21.02%) Service Delivery
16 31 (19.75%) Nortel
16 31 (19.75%) RNC
16 31 (19.75%) VoLTE
17 30 (19.11%) Analytical Skills
18 27 (17.20%) Network Architecture
19 23 (14.65%) Linux
20 22 (14.01%) Project Management
21 19 (12.10%) MPLS
22 17 (10.83%) Marketing
22 17 (10.83%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
22 17 (10.83%) SLA
22 17 (10.83%) Cisco Certification
22 17 (10.83%) UNIX

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing LTE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LTE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (3.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 104 (66.24%) 3G
2 74 (47.13%) 4G
3 53 (33.76%) Radio Access Network
4 48 (30.57%) 2G
5 46 (29.30%) GSM
6 42 (26.75%) UMTS
6 42 (26.75%) Wireless
7 41 (26.11%) Broadband
8 37 (23.57%) WiMAX
9 36 (22.93%) Internet
10 31 (19.75%) RNC
10 31 (19.75%) VoLTE
11 19 (12.10%) MPLS
12 16 (10.19%) Firewall
13 12 (7.64%) MVNO
13 12 (7.64%) Wireshark
13 12 (7.64%) GGSN
14 11 (7.01%) 3GPP
14 11 (7.01%) VPN
15 10 (6.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.91%) TestDirector
General
1 126 (80.25%) Telecoms
2 17 (10.83%) Marketing
3 6 (3.82%) Multimedia
4 3 (1.91%) Billing
4 3 (1.91%) Electronics
4 3 (1.91%) Finance
4 3 (1.91%) Legal
5 2 (1.27%) Retail
6 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.64%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 25 (15.92%) Wireless Engineer
2 18 (11.46%) RAN Engineer
3 15 (9.55%) Network Manager
4 14 (8.92%) Architecture Manager
5 13 (8.28%) Technical Design Authority
6 12 (7.64%) Network Operator
6 12 (7.64%) Service Manager
7 9 (5.73%) Security Architect
7 9 (5.73%) Technical Engineer
7 9 (5.73%) Test Engineer
7 9 (5.73%) Architect
7 9 (5.73%) Consultant
7 9 (5.73%) Technical Leader
7 9 (5.73%) Network Architect
7 9 (5.73%) Databuild Engineer
7 9 (5.73%) Network Security Architect
8 7 (4.46%) Design Engineer
9 6 (3.82%) Support Engineer
9 6 (3.82%) Junior
9 6 (3.82%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (22.93%) Smartphone
2 30 (19.11%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.73%) Economics
4 6 (3.82%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.27%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.64%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.65%) Linux
2 17 (10.83%) UNIX
3 6 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.02%) Service Delivery
2 27 (17.20%) Network Architecture
3 22 (14.01%) Project Management
4 14 (8.92%) Line Management
5 9 (5.73%) Workflow
5 9 (5.73%) SWOT Analysis
6 8 (5.10%) Business Development
6 8 (5.10%) Capacity Management
7 7 (4.46%) Network Design
7 7 (4.46%) OpenUP
7 7 (4.46%) Validation
8 6 (3.82%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (3.82%) Software Testing
8 6 (3.82%) Network Management
8 6 (3.82%) Test Strategy
9 5 (3.18%) Product Marketing
9 5 (3.18%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.18%) Coaching
9 5 (3.18%) Competitor Analysis
9 5 (3.18%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.73%) C
2 4 (2.55%) Java
3 2 (1.27%) Perl
3 2 (1.27%) SQL
3 2 (1.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (24.20%) Degree
2 17 (10.83%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (7.01%) CCNA
4 10 (6.37%) HND
5 9 (5.73%) HNC
6 7 (4.46%) CISSP
7 6 (3.82%) CCIE
7 6 (3.82%) CCNP
7 6 (3.82%) CCDP
7 6 (3.82%) RHCA
7 6 (3.82%) JNCIE
8 5 (3.18%) ISEB
9 3 (1.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.64%) CCA
10 1 (0.64%) CISM
10 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.64%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (21.66%) QA
2 17 (10.83%) SLA
3 5 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (5.73%) NDS
2 6 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.91%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.64%) OpenView
2 1 (0.64%) Netcool
Vendors
1 52 (33.12%) Nokia
2 35 (22.29%) Ericsson
3 31 (19.75%) Nortel
4 17 (10.83%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 11 (7.01%) Microsoft
6 10 (6.37%) Cisco
6 10 (6.37%) Huawei
7 6 (3.82%) HP
7 6 (3.82%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.82%) VMware
8 5 (3.18%) Juniper
9 3 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.27%) Cramer
10 2 (1.27%) NetHawk
11 1 (0.64%) ComArch
11 1 (0.64%) Amdocs
11 1 (0.64%) Remedy
11 1 (0.64%) BMC
11 1 (0.64%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.64%) SAP
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