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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 95 82 100
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Permanent jobs citing LTE 12 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.77% 1.98% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 8.24% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 4
Average salary £62,500 £77,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +34.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £40,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £92,500 £80,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £51,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.16% +14.44%
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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
372 352 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.89% 24.09% 23.14%
Number of salaries quoted 270 289 311
Average salary £43,900 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.29% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,548
10% offered a salary of more than £55,560 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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 26 February 2015.

LTE Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 (76.92%) 3G
2 12 (46.15%) 3GPP
3 11 (42.31%) Telecoms
3 11 (42.31%) 2G
4 10 (38.46%) GSM
4 10 (38.46%) C++
4 10 (38.46%) Linux
5 9 (34.62%) C
6 8 (30.77%) Wireless
7 7 (26.92%) Project Management
7 7 (26.92%) Java
7 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
7 7 (26.92%) 4G
8 6 (23.08%) Degree
8 6 (23.08%) MySQL
8 6 (23.08%) Python
8 6 (23.08%) SS7
8 6 (23.08%) Bluetooth
9 5 (19.23%) B2B
9 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
9 5 (19.23%) Billing
9 5 (19.23%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (19.23%) VoLTE
10 4 (15.38%) Software Licensing
10 4 (15.38%) SQL
10 4 (15.38%) Embedded C
10 4 (15.38%) Embedded C++
10 4 (15.38%) INAP
11 3 (11.54%) Validation
11 3 (11.54%) Device Driver

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) 3G
2 12 (46.15%) 3GPP
3 11 (42.31%) 2G
4 10 (38.46%) GSM
5 8 (30.77%) Wireless
6 7 (26.92%) 4G
7 6 (23.08%) SS7
7 6 (23.08%) Bluetooth
8 5 (19.23%) VoLTE
9 4 (15.38%) INAP
10 3 (11.54%) RANAP
11 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
11 2 (7.69%) GPRS
11 2 (7.69%) UMTS
11 2 (7.69%) WCDMA
12 1 (3.85%) DHCP
12 1 (3.85%) SSL
12 1 (3.85%) ATM
12 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (3.85%) CDMA2000
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 11 (42.31%) Telecoms
2 5 (19.23%) Billing
3 2 (7.69%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Test Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Core Network Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Development Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Test Development Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Wireless Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Test Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Device Driver
1 3 (11.54%) Algorithms
2 2 (7.69%) Smartphone
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.85%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
1 7 (26.92%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) B2B
3 4 (15.38%) Software Licensing
4 3 (11.54%) Signal Processing
4 3 (11.54%) Validation
5 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (7.69%) High Availability
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) C++
2 9 (34.62%) C
3 7 (26.92%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) Python
5 4 (15.38%) Embedded C
5 4 (15.38%) Embedded C++
5 4 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.69%) MATLAB
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.69%) Perl
7 1 (3.85%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) Perforce
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Tektronix
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) EMC
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