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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 138 140 204
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +64
Permanent jobs citing LTE 85 82 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.45% 1.48% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.81% 5.43% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 22 51 14
Average salary £36,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £36,850
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
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
1767 1509 1470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.08% 27.15% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 986 1104 1136
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -2 52 £35,000 -27.08% 4
Maidenhead - 10 £38,500 - 1
Newbury -14 6 £77,500 +49.03% 1
Slough +5 5 £37,500 -16.66% 1
LTE
South East

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

1 140 (76.09%) Telecoms
2 99 (53.80%) 3G
3 79 (42.93%) 4G
4 58 (31.52%) Broadband
5 55 (29.89%) VoLTE
6 53 (28.80%) Smartphone
7 48 (26.09%) Internet
8 37 (20.11%) Radio Access Network
9 33 (17.93%) Billing
10 32 (17.39%) UMTS
11 28 (15.22%) Project Management
11 28 (15.22%) Network Architecture
12 27 (14.67%) GSM
12 27 (14.67%) Retail
13 26 (14.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 25 (13.59%) QA
15 23 (12.50%) Degree
16 21 (11.41%) Finance
16 21 (11.41%) Marketing
16 21 (11.41%) Capacity Management
17 19 (10.33%) ISEB
17 19 (10.33%) 2G
17 19 (10.33%) Validation
17 19 (10.33%) Software Testing
18 18 (9.78%) JDE OneWorld
18 18 (9.78%) HP
18 18 (9.78%) TestDirector
18 18 (9.78%) Service Delivery
18 18 (9.78%) HP Quality Center
18 18 (9.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (9.78%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 99 (53.80%) 3G
2 79 (42.93%) 4G
3 58 (31.52%) Broadband
4 55 (29.89%) VoLTE
5 48 (26.09%) Internet
6 37 (20.11%) Radio Access Network
7 32 (17.39%) UMTS
8 27 (14.67%) GSM
9 19 (10.33%) 2G
10 16 (8.70%) VoIP
10 16 (8.70%) Wireless
11 15 (8.15%) MGW
11 15 (8.15%) Firewall
12 13 (7.07%) INAP
12 13 (7.07%) MPLS
12 13 (7.07%) OSPF
12 13 (7.07%) BGP
13 12 (6.52%) GGSN
13 12 (6.52%) SGSN
13 12 (6.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.54%) MySQL
1 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (9.78%) TestDirector
General
1 140 (76.09%) Telecoms
2 33 (17.93%) Billing
3 27 (14.67%) Retail
4 21 (11.41%) Finance
4 21 (11.41%) Marketing
5 6 (3.26%) Multimedia
6 5 (2.72%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 31 (16.85%) Design Engineer
2 21 (11.41%) Network Operator
2 21 (11.41%) Senior Design Engineer
3 20 (10.87%) Network Manager
4 18 (9.78%) Service Manager
4 18 (9.78%) Analyst
4 18 (9.78%) Test Analyst
4 18 (9.78%) Manual Test Analyst
5 17 (9.24%) Architecture Manager
6 12 (6.52%) Technical Design Authority
6 12 (6.52%) Voice Engineer
7 11 (5.98%) Architect
7 11 (5.98%) Consultant
7 11 (5.98%) Network Engineer
8 10 (5.43%) IP Engineer
8 10 (5.43%) Network Design Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) Senior IP Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) Core Network Engineer
9 9 (4.89%) Voice Network Engineer
10 8 (4.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.09%) .NET
1 2 (1.09%) WPF
1 2 (1.09%) LINQ
2 1 (0.54%) jQuery
2 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.54%) WinForms
2 1 (0.54%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 53 (28.80%) Smartphone
2 7 (3.80%) Digital Media
3 6 (3.26%) Visualisation
3 6 (3.26%) Economics
4 5 (2.72%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.09%) PKI
5 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.54%) Handset
6 1 (0.54%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.15%) Linux
2 10 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (4.35%) UNIX
4 2 (1.09%) Windows
5 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.22%) Project Management
1 28 (15.22%) Network Architecture
2 21 (11.41%) Capacity Management
3 19 (10.33%) Validation
3 19 (10.33%) Software Testing
4 18 (9.78%) Service Delivery
5 13 (7.07%) Network Design
6 12 (6.52%) Network Management
7 8 (4.35%) Logistics
8 7 (3.80%) Product Management
9 6 (3.26%) SWOT Analysis
10 5 (2.72%) Network Planning
10 5 (2.72%) Risk Management
11 4 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (2.17%) Service Management
11 4 (2.17%) ITIL
11 4 (2.17%) Data Analysis
11 4 (2.17%) Product Marketing
11 4 (2.17%) Performance Management
11 4 (2.17%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.72%) Java
2 2 (1.09%) C#
2 2 (1.09%) SQL
3 1 (0.54%) C
3 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (12.50%) Degree
2 19 (10.33%) ISEB
3 18 (9.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (7.61%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (7.07%) HNC
5 13 (7.07%) HND
5 13 (7.07%) CCNA
6 6 (3.26%) RHCA
7 4 (2.17%) RHCE
8 2 (1.09%) CCIE
8 2 (1.09%) CCNP
8 2 (1.09%) MBA
9 1 (0.54%) CCIP
9 1 (0.54%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.54%) PMP
9 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.59%) QA
2 4 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (7.07%) NDS
2 6 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (9.78%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.09%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 26 (14.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 18 (9.78%) HP
3 16 (8.70%) Nokia
4 14 (7.61%) Cisco
5 12 (6.52%) Juniper
6 11 (5.98%) Huawei
7 10 (5.43%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.80%) Ericsson
9 6 (3.26%) VMware
10 4 (2.17%) TIBCO
10 4 (2.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 3 (1.63%) Oracle
12 2 (1.09%) Splunk
13 1 (0.54%) Microsoft
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