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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 179 120 150
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +30
Permanent jobs citing LTE 28 98 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 1.78% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.12% 6.15% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 23
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £72,900 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.76%
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
1318 1594 1637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.59% 28.93% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 826 1030 1256
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,375 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
(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
Slough +7 9 £37,500 - 9
Reading -47 7 £45,500 -9.90% 2
Newbury +1 3 £40,000 -42.85% 1
Bracknell +9 2 - -
LTE
South East

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 42 (67.74%) 3G
2 41 (66.13%) Telecoms
3 34 (54.84%) 2G
4 28 (45.16%) GSM
5 26 (41.94%) Wireless
6 24 (38.71%) 4G
6 24 (38.71%) Radio Access Network
7 21 (33.87%) UMTS
8 20 (32.26%) Ericsson
9 17 (27.42%) Nokia
9 17 (27.42%) WiMAX
9 17 (27.42%) Degree
10 12 (19.35%) QA
10 12 (19.35%) RNC
11 11 (17.74%) Nortel
11 11 (17.74%) Linux
11 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (16.13%) VoLTE
12 10 (16.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 8 (12.90%) Business Development
14 7 (11.29%) Service Delivery
14 7 (11.29%) SLA
15 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
15 6 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
15 6 (9.68%) Marketing
15 6 (9.68%) Competitor Analysis
15 6 (9.68%) Product Marketing
15 6 (9.68%) Cramer
15 6 (9.68%) Amdocs
15 6 (9.68%) GGSN

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.61%) MTS
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 42 (67.74%) 3G
2 34 (54.84%) 2G
3 28 (45.16%) GSM
4 26 (41.94%) Wireless
5 24 (38.71%) 4G
5 24 (38.71%) Radio Access Network
6 21 (33.87%) UMTS
7 17 (27.42%) WiMAX
8 12 (19.35%) RNC
9 10 (16.13%) VoLTE
10 6 (9.68%) GGSN
11 5 (8.06%) Diameter Protocol
11 5 (8.06%) 2.5G
11 5 (8.06%) SS7
12 4 (6.45%) CDMA
12 4 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (6.45%) Wireshark
13 3 (4.84%) VLAN
13 3 (4.84%) SIGTRAN
13 3 (4.84%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) TestDirector
General
1 41 (66.13%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.68%) Marketing
3 2 (3.23%) Electronics
4 1 (1.61%) French Language
4 1 (1.61%) German Language
4 1 (1.61%) Games
4 1 (1.61%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (14.52%) Consultant
1 9 (14.52%) Wireless Engineer
1 9 (14.52%) RAN Engineer
2 6 (9.68%) Marketing Consultant
3 5 (8.06%) Test Engineer
3 5 (8.06%) Network Engineer
3 5 (8.06%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (6.45%) 3G Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Technical Leader
5 3 (4.84%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (4.84%) Risk Consultant
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Senior Design Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Account Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Technical Account Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Technical Manager
6 2 (3.23%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Handset
2 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Linux
2 5 (8.06%) UNIX
2 5 (8.06%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.90%) Business Development
2 7 (11.29%) Service Delivery
3 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (9.68%) GAP Analysis
3 6 (9.68%) Competitor Analysis
3 6 (9.68%) Product Marketing
3 6 (9.68%) Market Research
3 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
3 6 (9.68%) Coaching
4 5 (8.06%) Network Architecture
5 4 (6.45%) Validation
5 4 (6.45%) Information Security
6 3 (4.84%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (4.84%) Software Testing
6 3 (4.84%) Test Scripting
6 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.84%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (4.84%) Security Management
6 3 (4.84%) Project Management
6 3 (4.84%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) C
2 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
2 3 (4.84%) Java
2 3 (4.84%) SQL
3 2 (3.23%) Perl
3 2 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) MCP
2 2 (3.23%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) CISM
3 1 (1.61%) CCA
3 1 (1.61%) CISSP
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.35%) QA
2 7 (11.29%) SLA
3 4 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Iperf
1 2 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) Ericsson
2 17 (27.42%) Nokia
3 11 (17.74%) Nortel
4 10 (16.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 6 (9.68%) Cramer
5 6 (9.68%) Amdocs
6 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.84%) HP
8 2 (3.23%) NetHawk
8 2 (3.23%) Huawei
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefónica
Salary: £49 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Intuition IT Solutions
Salary: Negotiable + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago