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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 311 318 336
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +18
Permanent jobs citing LTE 9 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.078% 0.068% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% 0.45% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £85,000 £59,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +7.34%
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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
1944 1787 2275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.88% 15.11% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1635 1585 2031
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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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Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LTE across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

LTE Salary Histogram in the City of London

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Top 28 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 13 (92.86%) Telecoms
2 12 (85.71%) 3GPP
2 12 (85.71%) Degree
3 10 (71.43%) VoLTE
4 8 (57.14%) Business Development
4 8 (57.14%) Billing
5 4 (28.57%) 3G
5 4 (28.57%) 4G
6 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (14.29%) MVNO
6 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (14.29%) Network Management
6 2 (14.29%) GSM
6 2 (14.29%) User Experience
6 2 (14.29%) RTP
6 2 (14.29%) SS7
6 2 (14.29%) 2G
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Handset
6 2 (14.29%) Multimedia
6 2 (14.29%) Network Design
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Internet
6 2 (14.29%) Use Case
7 1 (7.14%) BT

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (85.71%) 3GPP
2 10 (71.43%) VoLTE
3 4 (28.57%) 4G
3 4 (28.57%) 3G
4 2 (14.29%) RTP
4 2 (14.29%) SS7
4 2 (14.29%) 2G
4 2 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (14.29%) MVNO
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) GSM
General
1 13 (92.86%) Telecoms
2 8 (57.14%) Billing
3 2 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Sales Director
2 2 (14.29%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Voice Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Handset
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Business Development
2 2 (14.29%) Use Case
2 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (14.29%) Network Management
2 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) BT