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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 742 650 701
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +51
Permanent jobs citing LTE 133 266 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.70% 1.37% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 83 143 96
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £79,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
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
18938 19346 21281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.32% 17.20% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15139 15366 17267
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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
South East -88 50 £44,000 -13.30% 19
London +13 35 £67,500 +50.00% 2
East of England +1 31 £55,000 - 3
North West +9 8 - - 1
South West -38 6 £135,000 +390.90% 1
West Midlands - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
LTE
UK

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 199 (72.63%) Telecoms
2 132 (48.18%) 3G
3 109 (39.78%) GSM
4 94 (34.31%) UMTS
4 94 (34.31%) Wireless
5 90 (32.85%) 2G
6 79 (28.83%) 4G
7 77 (28.10%) Radio Access Network
8 75 (27.37%) Degree
9 49 (17.88%) Ericsson
10 47 (17.15%) Linux
11 39 (14.23%) QA
12 38 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
12 38 (13.87%) Nokia
12 38 (13.87%) WiMAX
13 37 (13.50%) VoLTE
14 36 (13.14%) C++
15 33 (12.04%) Project Management
16 32 (11.68%) Java
16 32 (11.68%) Huawei
17 30 (10.95%) RNC
18 29 (10.58%) Nortel
19 28 (10.22%) Software Engineering
20 26 (9.49%) 3GPP
21 25 (9.12%) SS7
22 24 (8.76%) C
23 23 (8.39%) Service Delivery
24 21 (7.66%) Billing
24 21 (7.66%) MPLS
24 21 (7.66%) Cisco

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (0.73%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.36%) TWiki
2 1 (0.36%) MTS
Applications
1 15 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.19%) MS Office
3 4 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.73%) MS Project
5 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.36%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.36%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) JDE OneWorld
1 2 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.36%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.36%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 132 (48.18%) 3G
2 109 (39.78%) GSM
3 94 (34.31%) UMTS
3 94 (34.31%) Wireless
4 90 (32.85%) 2G
5 79 (28.83%) 4G
6 77 (28.10%) Radio Access Network
7 38 (13.87%) WiMAX
8 37 (13.50%) VoLTE
9 30 (10.95%) RNC
10 26 (9.49%) 3GPP
11 25 (9.12%) SS7
12 21 (7.66%) MPLS
13 18 (6.57%) Broadband
14 17 (6.20%) GPRS
14 17 (6.20%) Internet
14 17 (6.20%) INAP
15 16 (5.84%) Ethernet
16 13 (4.74%) LAN
16 13 (4.74%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.57%) MySQL
2 14 (5.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (4.38%) Subversion
2 11 (4.01%) Trac
3 8 (2.92%) GCC
3 8 (2.92%) GDB
4 2 (0.73%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.36%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.36%) CANoe
General
1 199 (72.63%) Telecoms
2 21 (7.66%) Billing
3 15 (5.47%) Marketing
4 14 (5.11%) Electronics
5 6 (2.19%) Finance
6 5 (1.82%) Games
7 4 (1.46%) Retail
7 4 (1.46%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.09%) Legal
8 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Automotive
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (8.76%) RAN Engineer
2 21 (7.66%) Software Engineer
3 20 (7.30%) Wireless Engineer
4 18 (6.57%) Technical Manager
5 15 (5.47%) Architect
5 15 (5.47%) Consultant
6 14 (5.11%) Technical Engineer
7 13 (4.74%) Senior Software Engineer
7 13 (4.74%) Project Manager
7 13 (4.74%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (4.74%) Support Engineer
8 12 (4.38%) Account Director
8 12 (4.38%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 11 (4.01%) Test Engineer
10 9 (3.28%) Network Manager
10 9 (3.28%) Design Engineer
10 9 (3.28%) Developer
10 9 (3.28%) Network Engineer
10 9 (3.28%) Account Manager
10 9 (3.28%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.20%) STL
2 11 (4.01%) HTML
2 11 (4.01%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 9 (3.28%) Web Services
4 6 (2.19%) jQuery
4 6 (2.19%) .NET
5 5 (1.82%) Ajax
5 5 (1.82%) Classic ASP
5 5 (1.82%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.82%) CSS
6 4 (1.46%) SOAP
6 4 (1.46%) XML
7 3 (1.09%) Middleware
7 3 (1.09%) J2EE
7 3 (1.09%) REST
8 2 (0.73%) HTML5
9 1 (0.36%) D-Bus
9 1 (0.36%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.93%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.47%) Smartphone
4 7 (2.55%) Handset
5 4 (1.46%) GIS
5 4 (1.46%) Device Driver
5 4 (1.46%) Wiki
5 4 (1.46%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.09%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.73%) Economics
7 2 (0.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (0.73%) VHDL
8 1 (0.36%) Verilog
8 1 (0.36%) Physics
8 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.36%) Telematics
8 1 (0.36%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.36%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 47 (17.15%) Linux
2 16 (5.84%) Windows
3 13 (4.74%) UNIX
3 13 (4.74%) Android
4 6 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.09%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.09%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.36%) Debian
6 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.36%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (12.04%) Project Management
2 28 (10.22%) Software Engineering
3 23 (8.39%) Service Delivery
4 18 (6.57%) Network Architecture
5 16 (5.84%) Validation
6 15 (5.47%) OO
7 11 (4.01%) Multithreading
8 10 (3.65%) B2B
8 10 (3.65%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (3.65%) Capacity Management
9 9 (3.28%) Line Management
9 9 (3.28%) Configuration Management
9 9 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (3.28%) Business Development
10 8 (2.92%) OOD
10 8 (2.92%) Scrum
10 8 (2.92%) Performance Engineering
11 7 (2.55%) Coaching
11 7 (2.55%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (2.19%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 36 (13.14%) C++
2 32 (11.68%) Java
3 24 (8.76%) C
4 17 (6.20%) C#
5 16 (5.84%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.28%) SQL
6 9 (3.28%) Python
7 8 (2.92%) VBScript
8 6 (2.19%) VB
8 6 (2.19%) MATLAB
9 5 (1.82%) VB6
9 5 (1.82%) Perl
10 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.36%) TTCN
11 1 (0.36%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.36%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 75 (27.37%) Degree
2 6 (2.19%) HNC
2 6 (2.19%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.09%) CISSP
4 3 (1.09%) ISEB
5 2 (0.73%) CCIE
5 2 (0.73%) CCNP
5 2 (0.73%) CCNA
5 2 (0.73%) CCDP
5 2 (0.73%) MCP
5 2 (0.73%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.73%) JNCIA
5 2 (0.73%) JNCIE
5 2 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.36%) APMP
6 1 (0.36%) CISM
6 1 (0.36%) CCA
6 1 (0.36%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (14.23%) QA
2 20 (7.30%) SLA
3 5 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.09%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.09%) VMware ESX
1 3 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.46%) Iperf
2 3 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (17.88%) Ericsson
2 38 (13.87%) Nokia
3 32 (11.68%) Huawei
4 29 (10.58%) Nortel
5 21 (7.66%) Cisco
5 21 (7.66%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 20 (7.30%) Oracle
7 14 (5.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 13 (4.74%) Microsoft
9 9 (3.28%) HP
10 7 (2.55%) Juniper
10 7 (2.55%) BT
11 6 (2.19%) Perforce
11 6 (2.19%) VMware
12 4 (1.46%) Cramer
12 4 (1.46%) EMC
13 3 (1.09%) Dell
13 3 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.09%) Amdocs
13 3 (1.09%) Actix
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 35k-55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: to £60k
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: to £60k
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Stocks + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + On application
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + good bens
Posted: 11 days ago
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Samsung
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £300 - £350 per annum + gain experience working with VoLTE
Posted: 17 days ago
Weybridge
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Shares
Posted: 24 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Shares, Pension
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Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
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