The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 688 575 657
Rank change year-on-year
-113 +82
Permanent jobs citing LTE 206 299 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.29% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 1.67% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 90 141 170
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £65,000 £67,900
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19185 17890 21686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.96% 17.50% 20.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15472 14357 18047
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in England

LTE
Salary Trend in England

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

LTE Salary Trend in England

LTE
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LTE across the England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

LTE Salary Histogram in England

LTE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LTE within the England region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
South East -18 141 £49,000 +3.15% 14
East of England -43 29 £40,000 - 1
South West -46 15 £24,000 -60.00% 2
London -39 14 £75,000 +57.89% 3
North West -4 2 £55,000 -
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LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 355 (78.89%) Telecoms
2 253 (56.22%) 3G
3 179 (39.78%) 4G
4 133 (29.56%) 2G
5 128 (28.44%) GSM
6 110 (24.44%) UMTS
6 110 (24.44%) Degree
7 92 (20.44%) Radio Access Network
8 91 (20.22%) Wireless
9 88 (19.56%) VoLTE
10 85 (18.89%) Broadband
11 78 (17.33%) Linux
12 76 (16.89%) Network Architecture
13 64 (14.22%) Smartphone
13 64 (14.22%) 3GPP
14 63 (14.00%) Internet
15 53 (11.78%) Project Management
16 51 (11.33%) C++
17 49 (10.89%) Nokia
18 42 (9.33%) Software Engineering
19 39 (8.67%) Service Delivery
20 37 (8.22%) Java
20 37 (8.22%) Marketing
20 37 (8.22%) Computer Science
20 37 (8.22%) QA
21 36 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
22 35 (7.78%) SS7
23 34 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
24 33 (7.33%) Billing
24 33 (7.33%) WiMAX

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the 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 4 (0.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.44%) Apache
2 2 (0.44%) TWiki
3 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.22%) GlassFish
Applications
1 15 (3.33%) MS Office
1 15 (3.33%) XMetaL
2 11 (2.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.22%) Simulink
5 1 (0.22%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 4 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.22%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.22%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 253 (56.22%) 3G
2 179 (39.78%) 4G
3 133 (29.56%) 2G
4 128 (28.44%) GSM
5 110 (24.44%) UMTS
6 92 (20.44%) Radio Access Network
7 91 (20.22%) Wireless
8 88 (19.56%) VoLTE
9 85 (18.89%) Broadband
10 64 (14.22%) 3GPP
11 63 (14.00%) Internet
12 35 (7.78%) SS7
13 33 (7.33%) WiMAX
14 28 (6.22%) VoIP
15 27 (6.00%) GPRS
16 25 (5.56%) Ethernet
16 25 (5.56%) RNC
16 25 (5.56%) MVNO
17 24 (5.33%) GGSN
17 24 (5.33%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.11%) MySQL
2 8 (1.78%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.22%) DTS
4 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.22%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 21 (4.67%) Subversion
2 14 (3.11%) GCC
3 13 (2.89%) GDB
3 13 (2.89%) Trac
4 10 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.33%) Maven
5 6 (1.33%) Bugzilla
6 5 (1.11%) Ant
6 5 (1.11%) Valgrind
6 5 (1.11%) Hudson
6 5 (1.11%) CMake
7 4 (0.89%) CppUnit
7 4 (0.89%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.44%) TestDirector
8 2 (0.44%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.22%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.22%) Redmine
9 1 (0.22%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.22%) JUnit
9 1 (0.22%) ClearCase
General
1 355 (78.89%) Telecoms
2 37 (8.22%) Marketing
3 33 (7.33%) Billing
4 28 (6.22%) Multimedia
5 14 (3.11%) Electronics
6 13 (2.89%) Finance
7 6 (1.33%) Legal
7 6 (1.33%) Mandarin Language
8 5 (1.11%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.89%) Retail
10 3 (0.67%) Law
11 2 (0.44%) Advertising
11 2 (0.44%) Games
11 2 (0.44%) German Language
12 1 (0.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 34 (7.56%) Architect
2 32 (7.11%) Network Manager
3 31 (6.89%) Software Engineer
4 29 (6.44%) Junior
5 26 (5.78%) Network Operator
6 25 (5.56%) Wireless Engineer
6 25 (5.56%) Service Manager
7 23 (5.11%) Support Engineer
7 23 (5.11%) Architecture Manager
8 22 (4.89%) Technical Design Authority
9 20 (4.44%) Design Engineer
9 20 (4.44%) Coordinator
9 20 (4.44%) Project Coordinator
9 20 (4.44%) Technical Engineer
10 19 (4.22%) Consultant
10 19 (4.22%) RAN Engineer
10 19 (4.22%) Network Architect
11 16 (3.56%) Security Architect
11 16 (3.56%) Technical Leader
11 16 (3.56%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.22%) XML
2 15 (3.33%) Middleware
2 15 (3.33%) STL
3 13 (2.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 8 (1.78%) HTML
5 5 (1.11%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (1.11%) jQuery
6 4 (0.89%) J2EE
7 3 (0.67%) .NET
7 3 (0.67%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.67%) CSS
7 3 (0.67%) Ajax
8 2 (0.44%) Web Services
8 2 (0.44%) Classic ASP
8 2 (0.44%) D-Bus
9 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.22%) HTML5
9 1 (0.22%) SOAP
9 1 (0.22%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 64 (14.22%) Smartphone
2 37 (8.22%) Computer Science
3 34 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.56%) Economics
5 15 (3.33%) Smart Meter
6 13 (2.89%) Visualisation
6 13 (2.89%) Device Driver
7 8 (1.78%) User Experience
8 7 (1.56%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.33%) Handset
9 6 (1.33%) DTV
9 6 (1.33%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 5 (1.11%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.89%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (0.44%) VHDL
12 2 (0.44%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.44%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.44%) Open Source
13 1 (0.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 78 (17.33%) Linux
2 25 (5.56%) UNIX
3 13 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (2.44%) Windows
5 8 (1.78%) Solaris
6 3 (0.67%) Debian
7 2 (0.44%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.44%) Android
8 1 (0.22%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (16.89%) Network Architecture
2 53 (11.78%) Project Management
3 42 (9.33%) Software Engineering
4 39 (8.67%) Service Delivery
5 26 (5.78%) Line Management
6 21 (4.67%) Network Design
7 18 (4.00%) Capacity Management
8 16 (3.56%) Validation
8 16 (3.56%) OO
8 16 (3.56%) SWOT Analysis
9 15 (3.33%) Software Testing
10 14 (3.11%) Multithreading
10 14 (3.11%) OOD
11 13 (2.89%) Network Planning
12 12 (2.67%) Test Strategy
13 11 (2.44%) High Availability
13 11 (2.44%) Network Management
13 11 (2.44%) Business Development
14 10 (2.22%) Performance Management
14 10 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (11.33%) C++
2 37 (8.22%) Java
3 32 (7.11%) C
4 26 (5.78%) Perl
5 23 (5.11%) Python
6 16 (3.56%) Bash Shell
7 14 (3.11%) Embedded C
8 13 (2.89%) SQL
9 6 (1.33%) PHP
9 6 (1.33%) C#
9 6 (1.33%) JavaScript
9 6 (1.33%) Embedded C++
9 6 (1.33%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.11%) Ruby
11 4 (0.89%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.44%) VB6
12 2 (0.44%) VB
13 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 110 (24.44%) Degree
2 36 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (6.44%) CCNA
4 20 (4.44%) HND
5 19 (4.22%) HNC
6 17 (3.78%) CCNP
7 13 (2.89%) RHCA
8 8 (1.78%) CCIE
9 7 (1.56%) ISEB
10 6 (1.33%) CISSP
10 6 (1.33%) CCDP
10 6 (1.33%) JNCIE
11 4 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.44%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.44%) PMP
12 2 (0.44%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.22%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (8.22%) QA
2 18 (4.00%) SLA
3 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (4.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (3.78%) NDS
3 3 (0.67%) NFS
4 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.44%) Netcool
1 2 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.22%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.22%) OpenView
2 1 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (10.89%) Nokia
2 31 (6.89%) Cisco
3 30 (6.67%) Ericsson
4 27 (6.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 24 (5.33%) Nortel
6 22 (4.89%) Microsoft
6 22 (4.89%) VMware
7 13 (2.89%) Red Hat
8 12 (2.67%) Oracle
9 11 (2.44%) Huawei
10 7 (1.56%) HP
11 6 (1.33%) MKS
11 6 (1.33%) Perforce
12 5 (1.11%) Juniper
13 4 (0.89%) Remedy
13 4 (0.89%) Amdocs
13 4 (0.89%) Coverity
14 3 (0.67%) Xilinx
14 3 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
15 2 (0.44%) BT
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Shares
Posted: 10 hours ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £70000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London, South East, United Kingdom
Talk Talk Group PLC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Surrey
WA Consultants
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + usual benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: 28 days ago