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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 642 562 670
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +108
Permanent jobs citing LTE 243 317 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.27% 1.80% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 114 186 153
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £61,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +6.66%
LTE
UK

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
19182 17614 21232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.99% 17.43% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15280 14335 17452
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -27 150 £45,000 -10.00% 17
East of England -35 45 £43,750 +16.66% 4
South West -13 23 £24,000 -52.00%
London -45 20 £75,000 +61.29% 1
North West -7 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £61,000 -
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LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 375 (80.47%) Telecoms
2 244 (52.36%) 3G
3 163 (34.98%) 4G
4 144 (30.90%) GSM
5 129 (27.68%) UMTS
6 117 (25.11%) 2G
7 114 (24.46%) Degree
8 102 (21.89%) VoLTE
9 98 (21.03%) Radio Access Network
10 92 (19.74%) Linux
11 90 (19.31%) Broadband
12 79 (16.95%) Wireless
13 73 (15.67%) Network Architecture
14 72 (15.45%) Internet
15 70 (15.02%) Smartphone
16 66 (14.16%) 3GPP
17 58 (12.45%) C++
18 51 (10.94%) Project Management
18 51 (10.94%) Computer Science
19 50 (10.73%) Marketing
20 48 (10.30%) Software Engineering
21 44 (9.44%) Nokia
22 42 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
23 40 (8.58%) Billing
24 39 (8.37%) Service Delivery
24 39 (8.37%) SS7
24 39 (8.37%) Java
25 35 (7.51%) Cisco Certification
26 33 (7.08%) C
26 33 (7.08%) VoIP

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (0.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.64%) Apache
3 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.21%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.21%) TWiki
Applications
1 21 (4.51%) XMetaL
2 15 (3.22%) MS Office
3 7 (1.50%) MS Excel
4 4 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.43%) Simulink
6 1 (0.21%) FrameMaker
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.64%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.21%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 244 (52.36%) 3G
2 163 (34.98%) 4G
3 144 (30.90%) GSM
4 129 (27.68%) UMTS
5 117 (25.11%) 2G
6 102 (21.89%) VoLTE
7 98 (21.03%) Radio Access Network
8 90 (19.31%) Broadband
9 79 (16.95%) Wireless
10 72 (15.45%) Internet
11 66 (14.16%) 3GPP
12 39 (8.37%) SS7
13 33 (7.08%) VoIP
14 27 (5.79%) GPRS
15 25 (5.36%) LAN
15 25 (5.36%) WiMAX
15 25 (5.36%) MVNO
16 24 (5.15%) GGSN
16 24 (5.15%) SGSN
16 24 (5.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.94%) MySQL
2 10 (2.15%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.21%) DTS
3 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (4.51%) Subversion
2 14 (3.00%) GCC
3 13 (2.79%) GDB
3 13 (2.79%) Trac
4 10 (2.15%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.50%) Bugzilla
5 7 (1.50%) Maven
6 6 (1.29%) Hudson
6 6 (1.29%) CMake
6 6 (1.29%) Ant
7 5 (1.07%) CruiseControl
7 5 (1.07%) Valgrind
8 4 (0.86%) CppUnit
8 4 (0.86%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.43%) Redmine
10 1 (0.21%) JUnit
10 1 (0.21%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.21%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.21%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.21%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 375 (80.47%) Telecoms
2 50 (10.73%) Marketing
3 40 (8.58%) Billing
4 27 (5.79%) Multimedia
5 24 (5.15%) Electronics
6 14 (3.00%) Finance
7 6 (1.29%) Mandarin Language
7 6 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.07%) Retail
9 3 (0.64%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.64%) Law
9 3 (0.64%) Legal
10 2 (0.43%) German Language
10 2 (0.43%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 35 (7.51%) Software Engineer
2 32 (6.87%) Architect
3 30 (6.44%) Network Manager
4 29 (6.22%) Junior
5 26 (5.58%) Network Operator
5 26 (5.58%) Support Engineer
6 24 (5.15%) Service Manager
7 23 (4.94%) Design Engineer
8 22 (4.72%) Architecture Manager
8 22 (4.72%) Author
8 22 (4.72%) Technical Author
9 21 (4.51%) Technical Manager
10 19 (4.08%) Consultant
10 19 (4.08%) Wireless Engineer
11 18 (3.86%) Technical Design Authority
11 18 (3.86%) Telecoms Engineer
11 18 (3.86%) Network Architect
12 17 (3.65%) Developer
12 17 (3.65%) Technical Leader
13 16 (3.43%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.36%) XML
2 13 (2.79%) Middleware
2 13 (2.79%) STL
2 13 (2.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 6 (1.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (0.86%) J2EE
4 4 (0.86%) HTML
5 2 (0.43%) jQuery
6 1 (0.21%) .NET
6 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.21%) CSS
6 1 (0.21%) SOAP
6 1 (0.21%) XSL
6 1 (0.21%) XSLT
6 1 (0.21%) LINQ
6 1 (0.21%) WPF
6 1 (0.21%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.21%) Java EE
6 1 (0.21%) Ajax
6 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 70 (15.02%) Smartphone
2 51 (10.94%) Computer Science
3 42 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.22%) Economics
4 15 (3.22%) Smart Meter
5 13 (2.79%) Visualisation
6 12 (2.58%) Device Driver
7 8 (1.72%) User Experience
8 7 (1.50%) Handset
8 7 (1.50%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.29%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.29%) DTV
9 6 (1.29%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.86%) Mobile Payment
10 4 (0.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (0.86%) IVR
11 3 (0.64%) VHDL
12 2 (0.43%) Open Source
12 2 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 92 (19.74%) Linux
2 27 (5.79%) UNIX
3 16 (3.43%) Windows
4 13 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (2.15%) Solaris
6 4 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.64%) Debian
7 3 (0.64%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.21%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (15.67%) Network Architecture
2 51 (10.94%) Project Management
3 48 (10.30%) Software Engineering
4 39 (8.37%) Service Delivery
5 24 (5.15%) Line Management
6 23 (4.94%) OO
6 23 (4.94%) Network Design
7 21 (4.51%) Capacity Management
8 16 (3.43%) Software Testing
8 16 (3.43%) Validation
9 15 (3.22%) SWOT Analysis
10 14 (3.00%) OOD
11 12 (2.58%) Business Development
11 12 (2.58%) ITIL
12 11 (2.36%) B2B
12 11 (2.36%) Test Strategy
12 11 (2.36%) High Availability
13 10 (2.15%) Network Planning
13 10 (2.15%) Performance Management
14 9 (1.93%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (12.45%) C++
2 39 (8.37%) Java
3 33 (7.08%) C
4 30 (6.44%) Python
5 28 (6.01%) Perl
6 15 (3.22%) Embedded C
6 15 (3.22%) SQL
6 15 (3.22%) Bash Shell
7 8 (1.72%) C#
8 7 (1.50%) PHP
8 7 (1.50%) Embedded C++
8 7 (1.50%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.29%) Ruby
10 3 (0.64%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.43%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 114 (24.46%) Degree
2 35 (7.51%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (6.22%) CCNA
4 28 (6.01%) HNC
5 23 (4.94%) HND
6 16 (3.43%) CCNP
7 13 (2.79%) RHCA
8 9 (1.93%) ISEB
9 7 (1.50%) CCIE
10 6 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (1.07%) CCDP
11 5 (1.07%) CISSP
11 5 (1.07%) JNCIE
12 3 (0.64%) PMP
12 3 (0.64%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.43%) ISTQB
14 1 (0.21%) MBA
14 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.21%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.44%) QA
2 16 (3.43%) SLA
3 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (4.29%) NDS
3 3 (0.64%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.43%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (0.43%) Netcool
3 1 (0.21%) OpenView
Vendors
1 44 (9.44%) Nokia
2 31 (6.65%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 28 (6.01%) Cisco
4 26 (5.58%) Ericsson
5 22 (4.72%) VMware
6 20 (4.29%) Microsoft
7 17 (3.65%) Nortel
8 14 (3.00%) Oracle
9 13 (2.79%) Red Hat
10 10 (2.15%) Huawei
11 8 (1.72%) HP
12 7 (1.50%) Perforce
12 7 (1.50%) MKS
13 4 (0.86%) Coverity
13 4 (0.86%) Remedy
13 4 (0.86%) Amdocs
14 3 (0.64%) Genesys
14 3 (0.64%) EMC
14 3 (0.64%) Xilinx
15 2 (0.43%) Agilent
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £67000 - £70000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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