The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 92 105 108
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing LTE 16 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.13% 0.98% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.11% 4.44% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 6
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +7.31%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.76%
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Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
313 405 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.15% 22.01% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 275 310 258
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 Cambridge

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

LTE Salary Trend in Cambridge

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Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LTE across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

LTE Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 20 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 19 (63.33%) Java
3 18 (60.00%) SS7
3 18 (60.00%) INAP
3 18 (60.00%) Billing
3 18 (60.00%) VoLTE
4 15 (50.00%) Linux
5 12 (40.00%) Degree
6 11 (36.67%) 3G
7 10 (33.33%) MySQL
7 10 (33.33%) Oracle
8 9 (30.00%) 3GPP
8 9 (30.00%) C++
8 9 (30.00%) Project Management
9 8 (26.67%) C
9 8 (26.67%) Wireless
10 5 (16.67%) Python
10 5 (16.67%) 4G
11 4 (13.33%) 2G
11 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
12 3 (10.00%) Smartphone
12 3 (10.00%) Multimedia
12 3 (10.00%) Bluetooth
12 3 (10.00%) MATLAB
12 3 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
12 3 (10.00%) Signal Processing
12 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
13 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
13 2 (6.67%) Validation

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) SS7
1 18 (60.00%) INAP
1 18 (60.00%) VoLTE
2 11 (36.67%) 3G
3 9 (30.00%) 3GPP
4 8 (26.67%) Wireless
5 5 (16.67%) 4G
6 4 (13.33%) 2G
7 3 (10.00%) Bluetooth
8 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.33%) RANAP
9 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
9 1 (3.33%) RNC
9 1 (3.33%) TETRA
9 1 (3.33%) GSM
9 1 (3.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 18 (60.00%) Billing
3 3 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Project Manager
1 8 (26.67%) Programme Manager
1 8 (26.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 7 (23.33%) Java Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Telecoms Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Consultant
2 7 (23.33%) Telecoms Consultant
3 6 (20.00%) Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Wireless Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Development Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Test Development Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Test Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Smartphone
1 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.33%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Project Management
2 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 3 (10.00%) Signal Processing
4 2 (6.67%) Validation
4 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.33%) B2B
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) Java
2 9 (30.00%) C++
3 8 (26.67%) C
4 5 (16.67%) Python
5 3 (10.00%) MATLAB
6 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.67%) TTCN
7 1 (3.33%) C#
7 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.33%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Perforce
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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