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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 129 139 212
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +73
Permanent jobs citing LTE 88 75 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.57% 1.35% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.28% 4.94% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 41 11
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.75% +6.11%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1667 1519 1584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.70% 27.39% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 947 1127 1233
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 30 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 30 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 +17 51 £35,000 -27.08% 8
Maidenhead - 16 - - 2
Newbury -9 6 £77,500 +49.03%
Slough +9 5 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Bracknell - 1 - -
LTE
South East

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 153 (79.27%) Telecoms
2 103 (53.37%) 3G
3 86 (44.56%) 4G
4 63 (32.64%) VoLTE
5 55 (28.50%) Broadband
6 52 (26.94%) Smartphone
7 48 (24.87%) Internet
8 44 (22.80%) Billing
9 32 (16.58%) QA
9 32 (16.58%) Radio Access Network
9 32 (16.58%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 31 (16.06%) Retail
11 29 (15.03%) Project Management
12 27 (13.99%) Degree
13 26 (13.47%) Software Testing
13 26 (13.47%) HP Quality Center
13 26 (13.47%) Capacity Management
13 26 (13.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 26 (13.47%) TestDirector
13 26 (13.47%) HP
13 26 (13.47%) ISEB
14 25 (12.95%) UMTS
14 25 (12.95%) Network Architecture
15 23 (11.92%) Marketing
15 23 (11.92%) Finance
16 22 (11.40%) GSM
16 22 (11.40%) JDE OneWorld
17 21 (10.88%) VoIP
18 20 (10.36%) Nokia
19 19 (9.84%) 3GPP

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (11.40%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 103 (53.37%) 3G
2 86 (44.56%) 4G
3 63 (32.64%) VoLTE
4 55 (28.50%) Broadband
5 48 (24.87%) Internet
6 32 (16.58%) Radio Access Network
7 25 (12.95%) UMTS
8 22 (11.40%) GSM
9 21 (10.88%) VoIP
10 19 (9.84%) 3GPP
11 18 (9.33%) 2G
11 18 (9.33%) INAP
12 16 (8.29%) MGW
13 14 (7.25%) Firewall
14 13 (6.74%) MPLS
14 13 (6.74%) OSPF
14 13 (6.74%) BGP
15 12 (6.22%) SS7
15 12 (6.22%) Wireless
15 12 (6.22%) ISUP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.07%) MySQL
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (13.47%) TestDirector
General
1 153 (79.27%) Telecoms
2 44 (22.80%) Billing
3 31 (16.06%) Retail
4 23 (11.92%) Marketing
4 23 (11.92%) Finance
5 3 (1.55%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.52%) Law
6 1 (0.52%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 35 (18.13%) Design Engineer
2 26 (13.47%) Analyst
2 26 (13.47%) Test Analyst
3 24 (12.44%) Senior Design Engineer
4 22 (11.40%) Manual Test Analyst
5 20 (10.36%) Network Operator
6 17 (8.81%) Service Manager
7 15 (7.77%) Architecture Manager
7 15 (7.77%) Network Manager
8 14 (7.25%) Voice Engineer
9 13 (6.74%) Architect
10 12 (6.22%) Consultant
10 12 (6.22%) Technical Design Authority
11 11 (5.70%) IP Engineer
12 10 (5.18%) Network Engineer
12 10 (5.18%) Security Architect
13 9 (4.66%) Core Network Engineer
13 9 (4.66%) Network Design Engineer
13 9 (4.66%) Senior IP Engineer
13 9 (4.66%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.04%) WPF
1 2 (1.04%) LINQ
1 2 (1.04%) .NET
2 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.52%) WinForms
2 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.52%) jQuery
2 1 (0.52%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 52 (26.94%) Smartphone
2 8 (4.15%) Economics
3 6 (3.11%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.07%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (1.55%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.04%) PKI
6 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) Handset
7 1 (0.52%) GIS
7 1 (0.52%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.33%) Linux
2 11 (5.70%) UNIX
3 10 (5.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.04%) Windows
4 2 (1.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (15.03%) Project Management
2 26 (13.47%) Software Testing
2 26 (13.47%) Capacity Management
3 25 (12.95%) Network Architecture
4 19 (9.84%) Service Delivery
4 19 (9.84%) Validation
5 12 (6.22%) Network Management
6 11 (5.70%) Network Design
7 8 (4.15%) SWOT Analysis
8 7 (3.63%) Logistics
9 5 (2.59%) Risk Management
9 5 (2.59%) Service Management
9 5 (2.59%) Product Management
10 4 (2.07%) Product Marketing
10 4 (2.07%) Time Management
10 4 (2.07%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.07%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (2.07%) ITIL
11 3 (1.55%) Migration
11 3 (1.55%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.15%) Java
2 2 (1.04%) SQL
2 2 (1.04%) C#
3 1 (0.52%) C
3 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (13.99%) Degree
2 26 (13.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 26 (13.47%) ISEB
3 16 (8.29%) HND
4 13 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (6.74%) HNC
5 12 (6.22%) CCNA
6 6 (3.11%) RHCE
7 3 (1.55%) RHCA
8 2 (1.04%) MBA
8 2 (1.04%) CCIE
8 2 (1.04%) CCNP
9 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.52%) CCIP
9 1 (0.52%) PMP
9 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.52%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (16.58%) QA
2 8 (4.15%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (6.74%) NDS
2 3 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (13.47%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.59%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 32 (16.58%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 26 (13.47%) HP
3 20 (10.36%) Nokia
4 14 (7.25%) Cisco
5 12 (6.22%) Juniper
6 11 (5.70%) Huawei
7 10 (5.18%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.63%) Ericsson
9 6 (3.11%) Oracle
10 4 (2.07%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 4 (2.07%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.55%) VMware
12 2 (1.04%) Splunk
13 1 (0.52%) Microsoft
13 1 (0.52%) Mapinfo
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + £6K Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidenhead
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago