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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 200 174 251
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +77
Permanent jobs citing LTE 51 75 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.67% 1.05% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.28% 4.93% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 48 53 25
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £66,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £47,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
-18.94% +7.34%
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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
1556 1521 1867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.46% 21.25% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1245 1244 1500
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,400 £55,000 £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

LTE
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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 +12 27 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Bedfordshire -29 19 £28,000 -13.84% 1
Hertfordshire -24 5 £56,250 +32.35% 2
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 75 (86.21%) Telecoms
2 47 (54.02%) 3G
3 41 (47.13%) Degree
4 40 (45.98%) 2G
5 36 (41.38%) Java
6 31 (35.63%) Linux
6 31 (35.63%) Computer Science
7 27 (31.03%) XML
8 26 (29.89%) 3GPP
9 24 (27.59%) XMetaL
9 24 (27.59%) SS7
10 23 (26.44%) MySQL
11 20 (22.99%) GSM
11 20 (22.99%) 4G
12 19 (21.84%) C++
12 19 (21.84%) Wireless
13 18 (20.69%) VoLTE
14 17 (19.54%) Python
15 16 (18.39%) Perl
15 16 (18.39%) UMTS
16 15 (17.24%) C
17 14 (16.09%) Wi-Fi
17 14 (16.09%) Billing
18 13 (14.94%) Oracle Database
18 13 (14.94%) Software Engineering
18 13 (14.94%) Oracle
18 13 (14.94%) Solaris
19 12 (13.79%) HNC
20 11 (12.64%) Project Management
20 11 (12.64%) Embedded C

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 3 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (1.15%) GlassFish
Applications
1 24 (27.59%) XMetaL
2 3 (3.45%) Simulink
3 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.15%) FrameMaker
Communications & Networking
1 47 (54.02%) 3G
2 40 (45.98%) 2G
3 26 (29.89%) 3GPP
4 24 (27.59%) SS7
5 20 (22.99%) GSM
5 20 (22.99%) 4G
6 19 (21.84%) Wireless
7 18 (20.69%) VoLTE
8 16 (18.39%) UMTS
9 14 (16.09%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (8.05%) Radio Access Network
11 5 (5.75%) Network Security
11 5 (5.75%) VoIP
11 5 (5.75%) SMS
11 5 (5.75%) Ethernet
11 5 (5.75%) TCP/IP
12 4 (4.60%) SNMP
12 4 (4.60%) DECT
12 4 (4.60%) Bluetooth
12 4 (4.60%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.44%) MySQL
2 13 (14.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.05%) Maven
2 7 (8.05%) Subversion
3 6 (6.90%) Ant
3 6 (6.90%) Bugzilla
3 6 (6.90%) Hudson
3 6 (6.90%) CMake
4 5 (5.75%) CruiseControl
4 5 (5.75%) Valgrind
5 4 (4.60%) CppUnit
6 2 (2.30%) Redmine
7 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.15%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.15%) JUnit
7 1 (1.15%) ClearQuest
General
1 75 (86.21%) Telecoms
2 14 (16.09%) Billing
3 5 (5.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.15%) French Language
4 1 (1.15%) German Language
4 1 (1.15%) Electronics
4 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (28.74%) Author
1 25 (28.74%) Technical Author
2 16 (18.39%) Junior
3 14 (16.09%) Support Engineer
3 14 (16.09%) Telecoms Engineer
3 14 (16.09%) Junior Technical Author
4 10 (11.49%) Consultant
4 10 (11.49%) Software Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Release Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Network Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Build and Release Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Telecoms Consultant
6 5 (5.75%) Wireless Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Network Operations Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) RF Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Technical Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 4 (4.60%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (31.03%) XML
2 10 (11.49%) Middleware
3 6 (6.90%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (4.60%) J2EE
5 2 (2.30%) HTML
6 1 (1.15%) Ajax
6 1 (1.15%) Java EE
6 1 (1.15%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (35.63%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.34%) Device Driver
3 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.30%) VHDL
4 2 (2.30%) Open Source
5 1 (1.15%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.15%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 31 (35.63%) Linux
2 13 (14.94%) Solaris
3 3 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.45%) Debian
4 2 (2.30%) UNIX
4 2 (2.30%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.15%) Windows
5 1 (1.15%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.94%) Software Engineering
2 11 (12.64%) Project Management
2 11 (12.64%) Network Architecture
3 9 (10.34%) High Availability
4 7 (8.05%) Configuration Management
5 6 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.75%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (5.75%) Performance Management
7 4 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.45%) Integration Testing
8 3 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (3.45%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.45%) Validation
8 3 (3.45%) OO
9 2 (2.30%) ITIL
9 2 (2.30%) OOD
9 2 (2.30%) Network Design
9 2 (2.30%) Bug Management
9 2 (2.30%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (2.30%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (41.38%) Java
2 19 (21.84%) C++
3 17 (19.54%) Python
4 16 (18.39%) Perl
5 15 (17.24%) C
6 11 (12.64%) Embedded C
7 9 (10.34%) Bash Shell
8 6 (6.90%) PHP
8 6 (6.90%) Ruby
9 5 (5.75%) Embedded C++
10 3 (3.45%) SQL
10 3 (3.45%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.15%) C#
Qualifications
1 41 (47.13%) Degree
2 12 (13.79%) HNC
3 1 (1.15%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) QA
1 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (14.94%) Oracle
2 7 (8.05%) VMware
2 7 (8.05%) MKS
3 6 (6.90%) Perforce
4 4 (4.60%) EMC
4 4 (4.60%) Genesys
4 4 (4.60%) Coverity
5 1 (1.15%) Tektronix
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