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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 129 113 113
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing LTE 1 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.051% 0.65% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 4.09% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £49,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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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
335 318 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.20% 15.92% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 296 206 161
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £53,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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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

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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

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Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (44.44%) MIMO
3 4 (44.44%) 4G
3 4 (44.44%) HSDPA
3 4 (44.44%) 2G
3 4 (44.44%) 3G
3 4 (44.44%) GIS
4 1 (11.11%) DSL
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) Broadband
4 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 1 (11.11%) IC Design
4 1 (11.11%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Verilog
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching

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Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (55.56%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (44.44%) MIMO
2 4 (44.44%) 4G
2 4 (44.44%) HSDPA
2 4 (44.44%) 2G
2 4 (44.44%) 3G
3 1 (11.11%) DSL
3 1 (11.11%) Broadband
3 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
General
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Designer
1 4 (44.44%) Project Coordinator
1 4 (44.44%) Coordinator
2 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IC Design Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) GIS
2 1 (11.11%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) IC Design
1 1 (11.11%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (11.11%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) C++