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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 733 616 702
Rank change year-on-year
-117 +86
Permanent jobs citing LTE 119 256 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 1.44% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 73 144 89
Average salary £57,500 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.65% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £82,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,750 £52,750
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -3.79%
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
18357 17812 20583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.29% 17.09% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14738 14146 16684
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 March 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 27 March 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
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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 -81 50 £45,750 -9.85% 21
London +37 30 £75,000 +50.00% 2
East of England -27 26 £62,500 - 3
North West +15 7 - - 1
South West -49 5 £135,000 +390.90% 1
West Midlands -28 1 - -
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LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 212 (70.43%) Telecoms
2 155 (51.50%) 3G
3 121 (40.20%) GSM
4 106 (35.22%) UMTS
5 103 (34.22%) Wireless
5 103 (34.22%) 2G
6 94 (31.23%) 4G
7 84 (27.91%) Radio Access Network
7 84 (27.91%) Degree
8 59 (19.60%) Ericsson
9 53 (17.61%) Nokia
10 51 (16.94%) WiMAX
10 51 (16.94%) QA
11 50 (16.61%) Linux
12 49 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
13 42 (13.95%) RNC
14 41 (13.62%) Nortel
14 41 (13.62%) VoLTE
15 37 (12.29%) Service Delivery
16 35 (11.63%) Project Management
17 34 (11.30%) C++
18 30 (9.97%) Huawei
19 29 (9.63%) Java
19 29 (9.63%) Broadband
20 28 (9.30%) SLA
21 27 (8.97%) C
22 26 (8.64%) 3GPP
22 26 (8.64%) Software Engineering
23 25 (8.31%) Internet
24 24 (7.97%) MPLS

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (1.66%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.66%) TWiki
3 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.33%) MTS
Applications
1 15 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.99%) MS Office
3 3 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.66%) GNU Octave
4 2 (0.66%) MS Project
4 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.66%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.66%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.33%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.33%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.33%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 155 (51.50%) 3G
2 121 (40.20%) GSM
3 106 (35.22%) UMTS
4 103 (34.22%) Wireless
4 103 (34.22%) 2G
5 94 (31.23%) 4G
6 84 (27.91%) Radio Access Network
7 51 (16.94%) WiMAX
8 42 (13.95%) RNC
9 41 (13.62%) VoLTE
10 29 (9.63%) Broadband
11 26 (8.64%) 3GPP
12 25 (8.31%) Internet
13 24 (7.97%) MPLS
14 20 (6.64%) SS7
15 19 (6.31%) GPRS
16 18 (5.98%) Ethernet
17 17 (5.65%) LAN
18 16 (5.32%) INAP
18 16 (5.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.32%) MySQL
2 10 (3.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.33%) DTS
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (3.99%) Subversion
2 10 (3.32%) Trac
3 8 (2.66%) GCC
3 8 (2.66%) GDB
4 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.66%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.66%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.33%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 212 (70.43%) Telecoms
2 21 (6.98%) Billing
3 17 (5.65%) Marketing
4 13 (4.32%) Electronics
5 6 (1.99%) Finance
6 5 (1.66%) Games
6 5 (1.66%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.33%) Retail
8 3 (1.00%) Legal
8 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.66%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Automotive
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 30 (9.97%) Wireless Engineer
2 29 (9.63%) RAN Engineer
3 20 (6.64%) Software Engineer
4 16 (5.32%) Architect
4 16 (5.32%) Support Engineer
5 15 (4.98%) Technical Engineer
6 14 (4.65%) Test Engineer
6 14 (4.65%) Consultant
7 13 (4.32%) Technical Manager
8 12 (3.99%) Network Manager
8 12 (3.99%) Project Manager
8 12 (3.99%) Systems Engineer
8 12 (3.99%) Account Director
9 11 (3.65%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 11 (3.65%) Service Manager
9 11 (3.65%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (3.32%) Design Engineer
10 10 (3.32%) Architecture Manager
11 9 (2.99%) Senior Design Engineer
11 9 (2.99%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.32%) STL
2 12 (3.99%) HTML
3 10 (3.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 7 (2.33%) jQuery
4 7 (2.33%) Web Services
5 6 (1.99%) .NET
6 5 (1.66%) Ajax
6 5 (1.66%) Classic ASP
6 5 (1.66%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.66%) CSS
6 5 (1.66%) SOAP
7 4 (1.33%) XML
7 4 (1.33%) Middleware
8 3 (1.00%) J2EE
8 3 (1.00%) REST
9 2 (0.66%) HTML5
9 2 (0.66%) D-Bus
10 1 (0.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.64%) Smartphone
3 17 (5.65%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.99%) Algorithms
5 5 (1.66%) Economics
6 4 (1.33%) GIS
6 4 (1.33%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.00%) Handset
7 3 (1.00%) VHDL
7 3 (1.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (1.00%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.66%) Wiki
8 2 (0.66%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.33%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.33%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.33%) Telematics
9 1 (0.33%) Physics
9 1 (0.33%) Verilog
9 1 (0.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 50 (16.61%) Linux
2 23 (7.64%) UNIX
3 14 (4.65%) Windows
4 12 (3.99%) Android
5 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.33%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (0.33%) Debian
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (12.29%) Service Delivery
2 35 (11.63%) Project Management
3 26 (8.64%) Software Engineering
4 24 (7.97%) Network Architecture
5 16 (5.32%) Validation
6 15 (4.98%) B2B
7 14 (4.65%) OO
8 12 (3.99%) Line Management
9 11 (3.65%) Capacity Management
10 10 (3.32%) Business Development
10 10 (3.32%) Multithreading
11 9 (2.99%) Signal Processing
11 9 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (2.66%) OOD
12 8 (2.66%) B2C
12 8 (2.66%) E-business
12 8 (2.66%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (2.66%) Customer Engagement
13 7 (2.33%) Configuration Management
13 7 (2.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (11.30%) C++
2 29 (9.63%) Java
3 27 (8.97%) C
4 16 (5.32%) C#
4 16 (5.32%) JavaScript
5 13 (4.32%) SQL
6 10 (3.32%) Python
7 7 (2.33%) VBScript
8 6 (1.99%) VB
9 5 (1.66%) Perl
9 5 (1.66%) MATLAB
9 5 (1.66%) VB6
10 3 (1.00%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.66%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.33%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.33%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 84 (27.91%) Degree
2 12 (3.99%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (2.33%) CCNA
4 6 (1.99%) CISSP
4 6 (1.99%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.66%) JNCIE
5 5 (1.66%) CCDP
5 5 (1.66%) HNC
5 5 (1.66%) CCIE
5 5 (1.66%) CCNP
6 4 (1.33%) HND
7 3 (1.00%) ISEB
8 2 (0.66%) MCP
8 2 (0.66%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.66%) RHCA
8 2 (0.66%) JNCIA
8 2 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.33%) APMP
9 1 (0.33%) CISM
9 1 (0.33%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (16.94%) QA
2 28 (9.30%) SLA
3 5 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.00%) NDS
1 3 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.66%) Iperf
2 3 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.33%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 59 (19.60%) Ericsson
2 53 (17.61%) Nokia
3 41 (13.62%) Nortel
4 30 (9.97%) Huawei
5 23 (7.64%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 22 (7.31%) Cisco
7 17 (5.65%) Oracle
8 16 (5.32%) Microsoft
9 14 (4.65%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 7 (2.33%) Juniper
11 6 (1.99%) VMware
12 5 (1.66%) BT
12 5 (1.66%) Perforce
12 5 (1.66%) HP
13 3 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.66%) Red Hat
14 2 (0.66%) Progress
14 2 (0.66%) Cramer
14 2 (0.66%) NetHawk
14 2 (0.66%) Actix
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