The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 650 628 728
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +100
Permanent jobs citing LTE 228 218 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 1.16% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 134 127 117
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,800 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +7.77%
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19294 18739 19929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.62% 18.40% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15599 15157 16682
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LTE
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -37 99 £46,000 -8.00% 21
East of England -5 47 £45,750 +14.37% 3
London -21 43 £65,000 +36.84% 4
South West +2 24 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East Midlands - 5 £30,000 -
North West - 3 £61,250 -
Yorkshire - 2 £70,500 -
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UK

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 399 (81.10%) Telecoms
2 184 (37.40%) 3G
3 166 (33.74%) 4G
4 153 (31.10%) GSM
5 140 (28.46%) UMTS
6 135 (27.44%) Degree
7 119 (24.19%) VoLTE
8 108 (21.95%) Linux
9 99 (20.12%) Billing
10 89 (18.09%) Radio Access Network
11 74 (15.04%) 2G
12 72 (14.63%) 3GPP
13 71 (14.43%) Broadband
14 69 (14.02%) C++
15 67 (13.62%) Java
16 61 (12.40%) Internet
17 58 (11.79%) Wireless
18 57 (11.59%) SS7
19 55 (11.18%) Software Engineering
20 51 (10.37%) Smartphone
20 51 (10.37%) Network Architecture
21 50 (10.16%) VoIP
22 47 (9.55%) Project Management
23 44 (8.94%) Marketing
24 43 (8.74%) Software Testing
24 43 (8.74%) Cisco
24 43 (8.74%) GPRS
25 38 (7.72%) HP
25 38 (7.72%) Computer Science
26 36 (7.32%) QA

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (0.41%) Apache
2 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
Applications
1 16 (3.25%) XMetaL
2 12 (2.44%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.24%) MS Office
4 5 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.61%) Simulink
6 2 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 25 (5.08%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 184 (37.40%) 3G
2 166 (33.74%) 4G
3 153 (31.10%) GSM
4 140 (28.46%) UMTS
5 119 (24.19%) VoLTE
6 89 (18.09%) Radio Access Network
7 74 (15.04%) 2G
8 72 (14.63%) 3GPP
9 71 (14.43%) Broadband
10 61 (12.40%) Internet
11 58 (11.79%) Wireless
12 57 (11.59%) SS7
13 50 (10.16%) VoIP
14 43 (8.74%) GPRS
15 34 (6.91%) INAP
16 26 (5.28%) LAN
17 24 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
18 23 (4.67%) WCDMA
19 22 (4.47%) RTP
20 21 (4.27%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.30%) MySQL
2 15 (3.05%) Oracle Database
3 4 (0.81%) Big Data
4 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 33 (6.71%) Subversion
2 29 (5.89%) TestDirector
3 17 (3.46%) GCC
3 17 (3.46%) GDB
3 17 (3.46%) Trac
4 10 (2.03%) JIRA
5 7 (1.42%) Jenkins
6 6 (1.22%) Maven
6 6 (1.22%) Bugzilla
7 5 (1.02%) Ant
7 5 (1.02%) Valgrind
7 5 (1.02%) Hudson
7 5 (1.02%) CMake
8 4 (0.81%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.81%) CppUnit
8 4 (0.81%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.61%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.61%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.41%) Redmine
11 1 (0.20%) ClearQuest
General
1 399 (81.10%) Telecoms
2 99 (20.12%) Billing
3 44 (8.94%) Marketing
4 35 (7.11%) Retail
5 34 (6.91%) Finance
6 26 (5.28%) Electronics
7 20 (4.07%) Multimedia
8 7 (1.42%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.02%) Advertising
9 5 (1.02%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.41%) German Language
11 1 (0.20%) French Language
11 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 48 (9.76%) Software Engineer
2 39 (7.93%) Design Engineer
3 36 (7.32%) Architect
4 33 (6.71%) Analyst
5 31 (6.30%) Test Analyst
6 26 (5.28%) Senior Design Engineer
7 24 (4.88%) Support Engineer
8 23 (4.67%) Service Manager
8 23 (4.67%) Network Manager
8 23 (4.67%) Manual Test Analyst
9 22 (4.47%) Consultant
10 21 (4.27%) Telecoms Engineer
11 20 (4.07%) Network Operator
11 20 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
11 20 (4.07%) Test Engineer
12 19 (3.86%) Technical Manager
12 19 (3.86%) Technical Author
12 19 (3.86%) Author
13 17 (3.46%) Developer
13 17 (3.46%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.08%) XML
2 17 (3.46%) STL
2 17 (3.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (1.42%) POSIX
4 5 (1.02%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (1.02%) XSLT
5 4 (0.81%) J2EE
5 4 (0.81%) Middleware
6 2 (0.41%) WPF
6 2 (0.41%) LINQ
6 2 (0.41%) .NET
6 2 (0.41%) Web Services
7 1 (0.20%) HTML
7 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.20%) jQuery
7 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (0.20%) WinForms
7 1 (0.20%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.37%) Smartphone
2 38 (7.72%) Computer Science
3 12 (2.44%) Handset
4 11 (2.24%) Smart Meter
5 9 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (1.63%) PKI
6 8 (1.63%) Economics
7 7 (1.42%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.22%) Device Driver
8 6 (1.22%) IVR
8 6 (1.22%) Internet of Things
9 5 (1.02%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.02%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.81%) GIS
11 3 (0.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (0.61%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.61%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.41%) CMDB
12 2 (0.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 108 (21.95%) Linux
2 27 (5.49%) UNIX
3 26 (5.28%) Windows
4 19 (3.86%) Solaris
5 10 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.22%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (1.02%) Android
8 3 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.41%) Debian
9 2 (0.41%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.20%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (11.18%) Software Engineering
2 51 (10.37%) Network Architecture
3 47 (9.55%) Project Management
4 43 (8.74%) Software Testing
5 35 (7.11%) OO
6 25 (5.08%) Service Management
7 24 (4.88%) Validation
7 24 (4.88%) Capacity Management
8 21 (4.27%) OOD
8 21 (4.27%) Network Design
9 20 (4.07%) Service Delivery
10 17 (3.46%) Network Management
11 15 (3.05%) Product Management
12 14 (2.85%) Business Development
13 12 (2.44%) UML
13 12 (2.44%) B2B
13 12 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (2.24%) Risk Management
14 11 (2.24%) Configuration Management
14 11 (2.24%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 69 (14.02%) C++
2 67 (13.62%) Java
3 35 (7.11%) C
4 33 (6.71%) Python
5 23 (4.67%) Perl
6 22 (4.47%) SQL
7 16 (3.25%) C#
8 5 (1.02%) VB
8 5 (1.02%) PHP
8 5 (1.02%) Embedded C
8 5 (1.02%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.02%) Ruby
9 4 (0.81%) Erlang
9 4 (0.81%) TTCN
9 4 (0.81%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.81%) Tcl
10 3 (0.61%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.41%) MapBasic
11 2 (0.41%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 135 (27.44%) Degree
2 35 (7.11%) ISEB
3 33 (6.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 24 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (4.88%) CCNA
5 23 (4.67%) HNC
6 20 (4.07%) HND
7 10 (2.03%) CCNP
8 6 (1.22%) RHCE
9 5 (1.02%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.61%) RHCA
11 2 (0.41%) MBA
11 2 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.41%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.41%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.20%) PMP
12 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.32%) QA
2 16 (3.25%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (2.44%) NDS
2 5 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (6.10%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.83%) Netcool
3 7 (1.42%) NSN NetAct
4 6 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.41%) HP NNM
5 2 (0.41%) OpenView
5 2 (0.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 43 (8.74%) Cisco
2 38 (7.72%) HP
3 34 (6.91%) Oracle
3 34 (6.91%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 21 (4.27%) Nokia
5 14 (2.85%) Huawei
6 13 (2.64%) Ericsson
6 13 (2.64%) Red Hat
7 12 (2.44%) Juniper
8 11 (2.24%) Microsoft
8 11 (2.24%) VMware
9 8 (1.63%) Business Objects
10 7 (1.42%) Perforce
11 6 (1.22%) CA
11 6 (1.22%) MKS
12 5 (1.02%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 4 (0.81%) Genesys
13 4 (0.81%) Mapinfo
13 4 (0.81%) JBoss
13 4 (0.81%) EMC
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + £6K Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fusion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TalkTalk
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: excellent day rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens - bonus, shares, pens+
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + bens - substantial OTE, bonus+
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 15 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Stocks + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000.0000 - £50000.0000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Maidenhead
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: £40,000 per annum Excellent plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago