The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank - 320 320
Permanent jobs citing LTE 0 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.068% 0.034%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.40% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £85,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +86.81%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -10.52%
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London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1337 1994 1818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.82% 17.00% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1676 1601
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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Salary Trend in the City of London

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

LTE Salary Trend in the City of London

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) 4G
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) 2G
2 3 (60.00%) UMTS
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) 3G
2 3 (60.00%) SS7
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Operations Management
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Fault Management
3 1 (20.00%) Product Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) SMS
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (100.00%) 4G
2 3 (60.00%) UMTS
2 3 (60.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) 3G
2 3 (60.00%) SS7
2 3 (60.00%) 2G
3 1 (20.00%) SMS
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Director
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing Director
1 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Operations Management
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (60.00%) Fault Management
1 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Product Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management