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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 172 178 190
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Permanent jobs citing LTE 58 44 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.07% 0.82% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.65% 2.88% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 21
Average salary £50,000 £49,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.52% +9.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £54,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £52,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +18.85%
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
1591 1530 1458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.31% 28.40% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 1101 1161
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +13 42 £62,500 +26.90%
Slough +3 7 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Maidenhead 0 1 £38,500 -
Newbury -8 1 £55,000 +2.32% 1
Bracknell -12 1 £72,500 -
LTE
South East

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 139 (80.35%) Telecoms
2 109 (63.01%) 3G
3 83 (47.98%) 4G
4 57 (32.95%) Radio Access Network
5 51 (29.48%) Nokia
5 51 (29.48%) GSM
6 49 (28.32%) 2G
7 48 (27.75%) UMTS
8 47 (27.17%) Broadband
9 43 (24.86%) Wireless
10 42 (24.28%) Degree
11 39 (22.54%) Smartphone
11 39 (22.54%) Internet
12 36 (20.81%) WiMAX
13 35 (20.23%) Network Architecture
14 34 (19.65%) VoLTE
15 33 (19.08%) QA
15 33 (19.08%) Ericsson
15 33 (19.08%) Service Delivery
16 29 (16.76%) Nortel
16 29 (16.76%) RNC
17 27 (15.61%) Linux
18 26 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (13.87%) Project Management
20 21 (12.14%) Cisco Certification
21 18 (10.40%) Marketing
21 18 (10.40%) Line Management
21 18 (10.40%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
22 17 (9.83%) MPLS
22 17 (9.83%) UNIX

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (2.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 109 (63.01%) 3G
2 83 (47.98%) 4G
3 57 (32.95%) Radio Access Network
4 51 (29.48%) GSM
5 49 (28.32%) 2G
6 48 (27.75%) UMTS
7 47 (27.17%) Broadband
8 43 (24.86%) Wireless
9 39 (22.54%) Internet
10 36 (20.81%) WiMAX
11 34 (19.65%) VoLTE
12 29 (16.76%) RNC
13 17 (9.83%) Firewall
13 17 (9.83%) MPLS
14 14 (8.09%) MVNO
15 13 (7.51%) 3GPP
16 12 (6.94%) Network Security
17 11 (6.36%) GGSN
17 11 (6.36%) Software-Defined Networking
17 11 (6.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.73%) TestDirector
General
1 139 (80.35%) Telecoms
2 18 (10.40%) Marketing
3 10 (5.78%) Multimedia
4 5 (2.89%) Finance
4 5 (2.89%) Mandarin Language
5 3 (1.73%) Legal
5 3 (1.73%) Billing
5 3 (1.73%) Electronics
6 2 (1.16%) Retail
7 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (13.29%) Wireless Engineer
2 21 (12.14%) Network Manager
3 18 (10.40%) RAN Engineer
4 17 (9.83%) Architecture Manager
4 17 (9.83%) Network Operator
5 15 (8.67%) Service Manager
6 14 (8.09%) Technical Design Authority
7 11 (6.36%) Network Security Architect
7 11 (6.36%) Network Architect
7 11 (6.36%) Security Architect
7 11 (6.36%) Technical Engineer
7 11 (6.36%) Architect
7 11 (6.36%) Consultant
8 10 (5.78%) Junior
8 10 (5.78%) Technical Leader
8 10 (5.78%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (5.20%) Databuild Engineer
10 7 (4.05%) Design Engineer
10 7 (4.05%) Test Engineer
11 6 (3.47%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.58%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (22.54%) Smartphone
2 26 (15.03%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.36%) Economics
4 10 (5.78%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.16%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.58%) DTV
6 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.58%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.61%) Linux
2 17 (9.83%) UNIX
3 10 (5.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.23%) Network Architecture
2 33 (19.08%) Service Delivery
3 24 (13.87%) Project Management
4 18 (10.40%) Line Management
5 11 (6.36%) SWOT Analysis
6 9 (5.20%) Network Design
6 9 (5.20%) Workflow
6 9 (5.20%) Capacity Management
7 8 (4.62%) Network Planning
8 7 (4.05%) Software Testing
8 7 (4.05%) OpenUP
9 6 (3.47%) Network Management
10 5 (2.89%) Test Strategy
10 5 (2.89%) Competitor Analysis
10 5 (2.89%) Validation
10 5 (2.89%) Information Security
11 4 (2.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (2.31%) Security Management
11 4 (2.31%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (2.31%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.20%) C
2 4 (2.31%) Java
3 2 (1.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (24.28%) Degree
2 21 (12.14%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (8.67%) CCNA
4 11 (6.36%) HND
5 10 (5.78%) HNC
5 10 (5.78%) RHCA
6 7 (4.05%) CISSP
7 6 (3.47%) CCIE
7 6 (3.47%) CCNP
7 6 (3.47%) CCDP
7 6 (3.47%) ISEB
7 6 (3.47%) JNCIE
8 3 (1.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.58%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (19.08%) QA
2 16 (9.25%) SLA
3 5 (2.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (5.78%) NDS
1 10 (5.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.73%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.58%) OpenView
2 1 (0.58%) Netcool
Vendors
1 51 (29.48%) Nokia
2 33 (19.08%) Ericsson
3 29 (16.76%) Nortel
4 18 (10.40%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 11 (6.36%) Microsoft
6 10 (5.78%) Cisco
6 10 (5.78%) Red Hat
6 10 (5.78%) Huawei
6 10 (5.78%) VMware
7 6 (3.47%) HP
8 5 (2.89%) Juniper
9 3 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.16%) Cramer
11 1 (0.58%) Remedy
11 1 (0.58%) Amdocs
11 1 (0.58%) ComArch
11 1 (0.58%) BMC
11 1 (0.58%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.58%) SAP
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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