The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 110 111 110
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing LTE 12 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.66% 0.37% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 2.51% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 3
Average salary £24,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.75% +6.11%
Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
264 239 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.49% 14.77% 15.78%
Number of salaries quoted 217 202 198
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LTE
South West

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 30 July 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 25 (78.13%) 4G
2 22 (68.75%) Telecoms
3 17 (53.13%) UMTS
4 16 (50.00%) GSM
5 14 (43.75%) Radio Access Network
6 13 (40.63%) 3G
6 13 (40.63%) 2G
7 8 (25.00%) Service Management
7 8 (25.00%) B2B
8 6 (18.75%) LAN
8 6 (18.75%) Degree
9 5 (15.63%) Finance
9 5 (15.63%) GPRS
9 5 (15.63%) 3GPP
10 4 (12.50%) Broadband
10 4 (12.50%) DHCP
10 4 (12.50%) DWDM
10 4 (12.50%) MPLS
10 4 (12.50%) OSPF
10 4 (12.50%) RSVP
10 4 (12.50%) Project Management
10 4 (12.50%) ISEB
10 4 (12.50%) IPsec
10 4 (12.50%) Electronics
10 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
10 4 (12.50%) SCTP
10 4 (12.50%) PKI
11 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
11 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
11 3 (9.38%) Risk Management

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 25 (78.13%) 4G
2 17 (53.13%) UMTS
3 16 (50.00%) GSM
4 14 (43.75%) Radio Access Network
5 13 (40.63%) 3G
5 13 (40.63%) 2G
6 6 (18.75%) LAN
7 5 (15.63%) GPRS
7 5 (15.63%) 3GPP
8 4 (12.50%) Broadband
8 4 (12.50%) DHCP
8 4 (12.50%) DWDM
8 4 (12.50%) MPLS
8 4 (12.50%) OSPF
8 4 (12.50%) RSVP
8 4 (12.50%) IPsec
8 4 (12.50%) SCTP
9 3 (9.38%) WCDMA
9 3 (9.38%) SMS
10 2 (6.25%) WLAN
General
1 22 (68.75%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 4 (12.50%) Electronics
4 2 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
1 8 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 7 (21.88%) Designer
2 7 (21.88%) Senior Designer
3 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Project Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Programme Test Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Programme Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) PKI
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (6.25%) UNIX
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Solaris
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Service Management
1 8 (25.00%) B2B
2 4 (12.50%) Project Management
2 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
3 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
3 3 (9.38%) Integration Acceptance Testing
3 3 (9.38%) Black-Box Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.13%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.13%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) ISEB
3 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco
1 2 (6.25%) HP
1 2 (6.25%) VMware
1 2 (6.25%) Opsware
Bristol
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago