The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 241 203 233
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +30
Permanent jobs citing LTE 17 57 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.80% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.17% 3.90% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 14 37 6
Average salary £58,750 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £92,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.40% +12.77%
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England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1458 1462 1665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.37% 20.42% 20.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1113 1153 1369
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,604 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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Salary Trend in the East of England

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

LTE Salary Trend in the East of England

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Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LTE across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

LTE Salary Histogram in the East of England

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Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LTE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -17 14 £70,000 -9.67% 2
Hertfordshire -29 2 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Suffolk - 1 £55,000 - 1
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 27 (60.00%) 3G
2 22 (48.89%) Telecoms
3 18 (40.00%) 2G
4 17 (37.78%) 4G
5 15 (33.33%) Linux
5 15 (33.33%) GSM
6 13 (28.89%) Degree
7 12 (26.67%) C++
7 12 (26.67%) Java
8 11 (24.44%) C
8 11 (24.44%) Wireless
8 11 (24.44%) Radio Access Network
9 10 (22.22%) MySQL
9 10 (22.22%) 3GPP
10 9 (20.00%) Python
10 9 (20.00%) Oracle
11 8 (17.78%) UNIX
11 8 (17.78%) UMTS
11 8 (17.78%) SS7
11 8 (17.78%) Project Management
12 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
12 7 (15.56%) VoLTE
12 7 (15.56%) Billing
12 7 (15.56%) Validation
13 6 (13.33%) Device Driver
13 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
13 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
13 6 (13.33%) Bluetooth
13 6 (13.33%) Broadband
13 6 (13.33%) GPRS

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) XMetaL
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 27 (60.00%) 3G
2 18 (40.00%) 2G
3 17 (37.78%) 4G
4 15 (33.33%) GSM
5 11 (24.44%) Wireless
5 11 (24.44%) Radio Access Network
6 10 (22.22%) 3GPP
7 8 (17.78%) UMTS
7 8 (17.78%) SS7
8 7 (15.56%) VoLTE
9 6 (13.33%) Bluetooth
9 6 (13.33%) Broadband
9 6 (13.33%) GPRS
9 6 (13.33%) INAP
10 4 (8.89%) LAN
10 4 (8.89%) WLAN
11 2 (4.44%) RANAP
11 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (4.44%) WCDMA
12 1 (2.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 22 (48.89%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.56%) Billing
3 5 (11.11%) Games
4 2 (4.44%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Support Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Development Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Architect
4 5 (11.11%) RAN Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Performance Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Test Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior RAN Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Author
6 3 (6.67%) Programme Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Author
6 3 (6.67%) Junior
6 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Junior Technical Author
6 3 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) Middleware
1 5 (11.11%) Web Services
1 5 (11.11%) HTML
1 5 (11.11%) .NET
1 5 (11.11%) Classic ASP
1 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 5 (11.11%) CSS
1 5 (11.11%) jQuery
1 5 (11.11%) Ajax
2 3 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Device Driver
1 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.44%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.22%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (17.78%) UNIX
3 1 (2.22%) Solaris
3 1 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Project Management
2 7 (15.56%) Validation
3 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (11.11%) B2B
4 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (11.11%) High Availability
4 5 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) Software Licensing
6 3 (6.67%) Signal Processing
7 2 (4.44%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.44%) Digital Signal Processing
7 2 (4.44%) Line Management
8 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.22%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (2.22%) Performance Engineering
8 1 (2.22%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.22%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) C++
1 12 (26.67%) Java
2 11 (24.44%) C
3 9 (20.00%) Python
4 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.33%) Embedded C
6 5 (11.11%) Perl
6 5 (11.11%) C#
6 5 (11.11%) VB
6 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 5 (11.11%) VB6
7 4 (8.89%) SQL
8 3 (6.67%) Embedded C++
9 2 (4.44%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.22%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) VCP4
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (4.44%) Perforce
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
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