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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 99 106 104
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing LTE 6 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.41% 1.08% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.17% 5.05% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 4
Average salary £53,500 £51,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +13.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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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
276 376 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.00% 21.41% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 241 288 234
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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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 3 July 2015.

LTE Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 19 (67.86%) Java
3 18 (64.29%) SS7
3 18 (64.29%) INAP
3 18 (64.29%) Billing
3 18 (64.29%) VoLTE
4 14 (50.00%) Linux
5 11 (39.29%) Degree
6 10 (35.71%) MySQL
6 10 (35.71%) Oracle
7 9 (32.14%) C++
7 9 (32.14%) 3G
8 8 (28.57%) Project Management
9 7 (25.00%) 3GPP
9 7 (25.00%) C
10 6 (21.43%) Wireless
11 4 (14.29%) Python
12 3 (10.71%) MATLAB
12 3 (10.71%) 2G
12 3 (10.71%) Multimedia
12 3 (10.71%) Smartphone
12 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
12 3 (10.71%) Algorithms
12 3 (10.71%) Digital Signal Processing
12 3 (10.71%) Signal Processing
12 3 (10.71%) 4G
13 2 (7.14%) TTCN
13 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
13 2 (7.14%) Validation
13 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 18 (64.29%) SS7
1 18 (64.29%) INAP
1 18 (64.29%) VoLTE
2 9 (32.14%) 3G
3 7 (25.00%) 3GPP
4 6 (21.43%) Wireless
5 3 (10.71%) 2G
5 3 (10.71%) 4G
6 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (7.14%) Bluetooth
7 1 (3.57%) DHCP
7 1 (3.57%) RNC
7 1 (3.57%) RANAP
7 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) MySQL
General
1 20 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 18 (64.29%) Billing
3 3 (10.71%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 8 (28.57%) Programme Manager
1 8 (28.57%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 7 (25.00%) Telecoms Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Telecoms Consultant
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Consultant
2 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Wireless Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Test Development Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Development Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) RF Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Test Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Smartphone
1 3 (10.71%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Project Management
2 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
2 3 (10.71%) Digital Signal Processing
2 3 (10.71%) Signal Processing
3 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 2 (7.14%) Validation
4 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) C++
3 7 (25.00%) C
4 4 (14.29%) Python
5 3 (10.71%) MATLAB
6 2 (7.14%) TTCN
6 2 (7.14%) Embedded C
6 2 (7.14%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.57%) Tcl
7 1 (3.57%) C#
7 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Perforce