The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 108 117 104
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing LTE 20 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.07% 0.64% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.46% 4.07% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 8
Average salary £24,000 £75,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-68.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +6.66%
LTE
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
268 270 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.31% 15.76% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 223 193 251
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LTE across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

LTE
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LTE across the Bristol region.

LTE Salary Trend in Bristol

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 24 (82.76%) Telecoms
2 23 (79.31%) 2G
2 23 (79.31%) 3G
2 23 (79.31%) 4G
3 3 (10.34%) NFS
3 3 (10.34%) Remedy
3 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) Law
3 3 (10.34%) Legal
3 3 (10.34%) Amdocs
4 2 (6.90%) Signal Processing
4 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.90%) CDMA2000
4 2 (6.90%) GPRS
4 2 (6.90%) GSM
4 2 (6.90%) 3GPP
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) Wireless
4 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.90%) HSPA
5 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Time Management
5 1 (3.45%) Demand Management
5 1 (3.45%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.45%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Coaching

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Communications & Networking
1 23 (79.31%) 2G
1 23 (79.31%) 3G
1 23 (79.31%) 4G
2 2 (6.90%) CDMA2000
2 2 (6.90%) GPRS
2 2 (6.90%) GSM
2 2 (6.90%) 3GPP
2 2 (6.90%) Wireless
2 2 (6.90%) HSPA
3 1 (3.45%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (3.45%) UMTS
3 1 (3.45%) WCDMA
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Bugzilla
General
1 24 (82.76%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Law
2 3 (10.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Coordinator
1 16 (55.17%) Project Coordinator
2 7 (24.14%) Project Engineer
3 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
3 1 (3.45%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 1 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.90%) Signal Processing
2 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
2 1 (3.45%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (3.45%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (3.45%) Time Management
2 1 (3.45%) Demand Management
2 1 (3.45%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (3.45%) Coaching
2 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
2 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
1 1 (3.45%) C++
1 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) NFS
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Remedy
1 3 (10.34%) Amdocs
2 1 (3.45%) Perforce