The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 127 148 208
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +60
Permanent jobs citing LTE 80 70 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.46% 1.28% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% 4.65% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 13
Average salary £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,600 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1601 1506 1623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.29% 27.55% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1138 1257
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LTE
South East

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +25 44 £41,000 -14.58% 8
Maidenhead - 16 - - 2
Newbury -2 6 £77,500 +49.03%
Slough +12 4 £37,500 -33.33% 1
Bracknell - 1 - -
LTE
South East

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 151 (79.89%) Telecoms
2 96 (50.79%) 3G
3 81 (42.86%) 4G
4 59 (31.22%) VoLTE
5 49 (25.93%) Broadband
6 47 (24.87%) Billing
7 46 (24.34%) Smartphone
8 43 (22.75%) Internet
9 33 (17.46%) Retail
10 32 (16.93%) QA
10 32 (16.93%) Radio Access Network
11 31 (16.40%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 30 (15.87%) Degree
13 29 (15.34%) Project Management
14 28 (14.81%) HP
14 28 (14.81%) ISEB
14 28 (14.81%) TestDirector
14 28 (14.81%) Software Testing
14 28 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
14 28 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 26 (13.76%) Finance
16 25 (13.23%) UMTS
17 24 (12.70%) Network Architecture
17 24 (12.70%) Capacity Management
18 23 (12.17%) JDE OneWorld
18 23 (12.17%) VoIP
19 22 (11.64%) GSM
20 21 (11.11%) Marketing
21 20 (10.58%) 3GPP
21 20 (10.58%) Nokia

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (0.53%) MS Office
1 1 (0.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (12.17%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 96 (50.79%) 3G
2 81 (42.86%) 4G
3 59 (31.22%) VoLTE
4 49 (25.93%) Broadband
5 43 (22.75%) Internet
6 32 (16.93%) Radio Access Network
7 25 (13.23%) UMTS
8 23 (12.17%) VoIP
9 22 (11.64%) GSM
10 20 (10.58%) 3GPP
10 20 (10.58%) INAP
11 17 (8.99%) MGW
12 16 (8.47%) 2G
13 14 (7.41%) Firewall
14 13 (6.88%) ISUP
14 13 (6.88%) SS7
15 12 (6.35%) MPLS
15 12 (6.35%) OSPF
15 12 (6.35%) BGP
15 12 (6.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.65%) MySQL
2 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (14.81%) TestDirector
General
1 151 (79.89%) Telecoms
2 47 (24.87%) Billing
3 33 (17.46%) Retail
4 26 (13.76%) Finance
5 21 (11.11%) Marketing
6 2 (1.06%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (18.52%) Design Engineer
2 28 (14.81%) Analyst
2 28 (14.81%) Test Analyst
3 25 (13.23%) Senior Design Engineer
4 24 (12.70%) Manual Test Analyst
5 20 (10.58%) Network Operator
6 17 (8.99%) Service Manager
7 14 (7.41%) Network Manager
7 14 (7.41%) Architecture Manager
8 13 (6.88%) Voice Engineer
8 13 (6.88%) Architect
9 12 (6.35%) Consultant
10 11 (5.82%) IP Engineer
11 10 (5.29%) Security Architect
12 9 (4.76%) Network Engineer
12 9 (4.76%) Senior IP Engineer
12 9 (4.76%) Voice Network Engineer
12 9 (4.76%) Core Network Engineer
12 9 (4.76%) Technical Design Authority
12 9 (4.76%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.59%) .NET
2 2 (1.06%) WPF
2 2 (1.06%) LINQ
3 1 (0.53%) jQuery
3 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.53%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 46 (24.34%) Smartphone
2 8 (4.23%) Economics
3 4 (2.12%) GIS
3 4 (2.12%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.59%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (1.06%) PKI
5 2 (1.06%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.53%) Handset
6 1 (0.53%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.52%) Linux
2 11 (5.82%) UNIX
3 9 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.06%) Windows
4 2 (1.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (15.34%) Project Management
2 28 (14.81%) Software Testing
3 24 (12.70%) Network Architecture
3 24 (12.70%) Capacity Management
4 18 (9.52%) Validation
5 17 (8.99%) Service Delivery
6 12 (6.35%) Network Management
7 11 (5.82%) Network Design
8 8 (4.23%) SWOT Analysis
9 5 (2.65%) Logistics
9 5 (2.65%) Product Management
9 5 (2.65%) Time Management
9 5 (2.65%) Risk Management
9 5 (2.65%) Service Management
9 5 (2.65%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (2.12%) Performance Improvement
10 4 (2.12%) ITIL
10 4 (2.12%) Migration
10 4 (2.12%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.12%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.76%) Java
2 3 (1.59%) C#
3 2 (1.06%) SQL
4 1 (0.53%) C
4 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (15.87%) Degree
2 28 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 28 (14.81%) ISEB
3 15 (7.94%) HND
4 11 (5.82%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (5.82%) HNC
4 11 (5.82%) CCNA
5 6 (3.17%) RHCE
6 2 (1.06%) MBA
6 2 (1.06%) RHCA
7 1 (0.53%) PMP
7 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.53%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.53%) CCIE
7 1 (0.53%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (16.93%) QA
2 9 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (5.82%) NDS
2 2 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (3.17%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 31 (16.40%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 28 (14.81%) HP
3 20 (10.58%) Nokia
4 13 (6.88%) Cisco
5 12 (6.35%) Juniper
6 11 (5.82%) Huawei
7 9 (4.76%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.70%) Oracle
9 6 (3.17%) Ericsson
10 4 (2.12%) Mapinfo
10 4 (2.12%) TIBCO
10 4 (2.12%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 2 (1.06%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.06%) VMware
11 2 (1.06%) Splunk
Berkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: excellent day rate
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + £6K Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidenhead
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: 21 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 22 days ago