The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 87 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LTE 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.24% - 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.14% - 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £37,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £43,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+17.81% -15.53%
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South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
175 92 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 21.06% 11.78% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 149 80 65
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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Salary Trend in Dorset

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

LTE Salary Trend in Dorset

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Top 27 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Military
2 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (57.14%) 4G
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP Voice
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Aerospace
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) 3G
3 3 (42.86%) 2G
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
5 1 (14.29%) Replication
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing

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Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (57.14%) 4G
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) 2G
2 3 (42.86%) 3G
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (57.14%) Aerospace
1 4 (57.14%) Military
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Device Driver
1 2 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP Voice
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco