The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 96 98 112
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing LTE 23 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.29% 1.15% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.12% 5.62% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 11
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
376 338 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.15% 20.39% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 303 277 285
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LTE
Cambridgeshire

LTE
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

LTE
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

LTE
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LTE across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

LTE Salary Histogram in Cambridge

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 50 (90.91%) Java
2 48 (87.27%) Telecoms
3 37 (67.27%) Linux
3 37 (67.27%) Degree
4 35 (63.64%) SS7
5 34 (61.82%) VoLTE
6 30 (54.55%) Billing
7 28 (50.91%) MySQL
8 25 (45.45%) Oracle
9 16 (29.09%) 3GPP
10 15 (27.27%) INAP
10 15 (27.27%) Solaris
10 15 (27.27%) Oracle Database
11 13 (23.64%) C++
11 13 (23.64%) Python
12 11 (20.00%) GSM
13 10 (18.18%) C
14 9 (16.36%) 3G
15 8 (14.55%) Wireless
16 7 (12.73%) Project Management
16 7 (12.73%) UMTS
16 7 (12.73%) Perl
16 7 (12.73%) Jenkins
17 6 (10.91%) Subversion
17 6 (10.91%) Maven
17 6 (10.91%) MKS
17 6 (10.91%) Bugzilla
18 5 (9.09%) Perforce
18 5 (9.09%) PHP
18 5 (9.09%) Ant

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 2 (3.64%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 35 (63.64%) SS7
2 34 (61.82%) VoLTE
3 16 (29.09%) 3GPP
4 15 (27.27%) INAP
5 11 (20.00%) GSM
6 9 (16.36%) 3G
7 8 (14.55%) Wireless
8 7 (12.73%) UMTS
9 4 (7.27%) 4G
9 4 (7.27%) NGN
9 4 (7.27%) GPRS
9 4 (7.27%) 2G
9 4 (7.27%) TETRA
10 3 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (5.45%) Bluetooth
10 3 (5.45%) DECT
11 2 (3.64%) SNMP
12 1 (1.82%) DHCP
12 1 (1.82%) ATM
12 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (50.91%) MySQL
2 15 (27.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.91%) Subversion
2 6 (10.91%) Maven
2 6 (10.91%) Bugzilla
3 5 (9.09%) Ant
3 5 (9.09%) CMake
3 5 (9.09%) Hudson
4 3 (5.45%) CruiseControl
4 3 (5.45%) Valgrind
5 2 (3.64%) CppUnit
5 2 (3.64%) Redmine
6 1 (1.82%) JUnit
6 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
General
1 48 (87.27%) Telecoms
2 30 (54.55%) Billing
3 4 (7.27%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.82%) French Language
4 1 (1.82%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Telecoms Engineer
2 15 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) Consultant
4 8 (14.55%) Software Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (12.73%) Architect
6 6 (10.91%) Telecoms Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Test Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Project Manager
7 5 (9.09%) Programme Manager
7 5 (9.09%) Release Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 5 (9.09%) Build and Release Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Development Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Software Development Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Sales Consultant
8 4 (7.27%) Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Test Development Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (7.27%) J2EE
3 3 (5.45%) Middleware
4 1 (1.82%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Device Driver
2 1 (1.82%) Handset
2 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 37 (67.27%) Linux
2 15 (27.27%) Solaris
3 5 (9.09%) UNIX
4 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.64%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.73%) Project Management
2 4 (7.27%) Test Scripting
2 4 (7.27%) Network Architecture
2 4 (7.27%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
3 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (3.64%) Test Automation
4 2 (3.64%) High Availability
4 2 (3.64%) Bug Management
4 2 (3.64%) Web Development
4 2 (3.64%) Integration Testing
4 2 (3.64%) Test Management
4 2 (3.64%) Validation
5 1 (1.82%) UML
5 1 (1.82%) OO
5 1 (1.82%) OOD
5 1 (1.82%) Fault Management
5 1 (1.82%) Performance Testing
5 1 (1.82%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (90.91%) Java
2 13 (23.64%) C++
2 13 (23.64%) Python
3 10 (18.18%) C
4 7 (12.73%) Perl
5 5 (9.09%) PHP
5 5 (9.09%) Ruby
6 4 (7.27%) TTCN
6 4 (7.27%) Tcl
7 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.64%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.64%) SQL
7 2 (3.64%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 37 (67.27%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) Oracle
2 6 (10.91%) MKS
3 5 (9.09%) Perforce
4 4 (7.27%) VMware
5 3 (5.45%) Genesys
5 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.64%) Coverity
6 2 (3.64%) EMC
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