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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 307 303 312
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing LTE 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.048% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.052% 0.31% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £115,000 £92,500 £81,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.32% +14.19%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.40% +12.77%
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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
1939 1613 2152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.01% 15.48% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1632 1364 1930
Average salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Billing
3 3 (50.00%) 3G
4 2 (33.33%) 2G
4 2 (33.33%) 3GPP
4 2 (33.33%) 4G
4 2 (33.33%) VoLTE
4 2 (33.33%) Business Development
5 1 (16.67%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) Comverse
5 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (16.67%) Markit EDM
5 1 (16.67%) MVNO
5 1 (16.67%) thinkFolio
5 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
5 1 (16.67%) Cerillion
5 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (16.67%) SunGard
5 1 (16.67%) Lotus
5 1 (16.67%) Sage
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (16.67%) Advertising
5 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Markit EDM
1 1 (16.67%) thinkFolio
1 1 (16.67%) CSG Singleview
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) 3G
2 2 (33.33%) 2G
2 2 (33.33%) 3GPP
2 2 (33.33%) 4G
2 2 (33.33%) VoLTE
3 1 (16.67%) MVNO
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) GGSN
3 1 (16.67%) SGSN
3 1 (16.67%) SS7
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) DTS
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Billing
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Sales Director
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Comverse
1 1 (16.67%) Cerillion
1 1 (16.67%) SunGard
1 1 (16.67%) Lotus
1 1 (16.67%) Sage
1 1 (16.67%) Charles River
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft