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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 777 653 581
Rank change year-on-year
-124 -72
Permanent jobs citing LTE 89 239 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 1.22% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 74 140 172
Average salary £49,250 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.44% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £74,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -10.52%
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
17088 19633 17873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.80% 18.19% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14296 15644 14529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -58 47 £52,500 +31.25% 12
London -4 19 £55,000 -15.38% 3
East of England -33 12 £31,500 -30.00% 1
South West -31 8 £35,000 +45.83%
LTE
UK

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 162 (68.35%) Telecoms
2 109 (45.99%) GSM
3 106 (44.73%) 3G
4 89 (37.55%) UMTS
5 85 (35.86%) Wireless
6 81 (34.18%) Degree
7 75 (31.65%) 2G
8 59 (24.89%) 4G
9 50 (21.10%) Computer Science
10 46 (19.41%) Linux
11 45 (18.99%) Radio Access Network
12 36 (15.19%) Windows
13 35 (14.77%) 3GPP
14 34 (14.35%) Handset
15 33 (13.92%) SS7
15 33 (13.92%) Project Management
16 32 (13.50%) C++
16 32 (13.50%) Software Engineering
17 30 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
18 27 (11.39%) Java
19 23 (9.70%) HNC
19 23 (9.70%) WCDMA
19 23 (9.70%) Electronics
20 22 (9.28%) Python
20 22 (9.28%) VoLTE
21 21 (8.86%) C#
21 21 (8.86%) Cisco
22 20 (8.44%) Marketing
23 19 (8.02%) SQL
23 19 (8.02%) Oracle

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (2.11%) SAS
2 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.42%) Apache
3 1 (0.42%) MTS
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (2.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 109 (45.99%) GSM
2 106 (44.73%) 3G
3 89 (37.55%) UMTS
4 85 (35.86%) Wireless
5 75 (31.65%) 2G
6 59 (24.89%) 4G
7 45 (18.99%) Radio Access Network
8 35 (14.77%) 3GPP
9 33 (13.92%) SS7
10 23 (9.70%) WCDMA
11 22 (9.28%) VoLTE
12 18 (7.59%) GPRS
12 18 (7.59%) LAN
13 15 (6.33%) HSPA
14 14 (5.91%) WiMAX
15 13 (5.49%) Firewall
16 12 (5.06%) Wi-Fi
16 12 (5.06%) INAP
17 10 (4.22%) Internet
18 9 (3.80%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.22%) MySQL
2 6 (2.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.53%) Big Data
3 5 (2.11%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.84%) HBase
5 2 (0.84%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.11%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (1.69%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.69%) ClearCase
3 3 (1.27%) NetBeans
3 3 (1.27%) Subversion
3 3 (1.27%) Maven
3 3 (1.27%) JIRA
4 2 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.84%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.84%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.84%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.84%) Trac
General
1 162 (68.35%) Telecoms
2 23 (9.70%) Electronics
3 20 (8.44%) Marketing
4 14 (5.91%) Billing
5 8 (3.38%) Aerospace
6 6 (2.53%) Military
7 4 (1.69%) Games
8 3 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.27%) Finance
8 3 (1.27%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.27%) French Language
9 2 (0.84%) German Language
9 2 (0.84%) Legal
10 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (12.66%) Technical Manager
2 28 (11.81%) Technical Author
2 28 (11.81%) Author
3 21 (8.86%) Software Engineer
4 16 (6.75%) Developer
5 15 (6.33%) Account Manager
5 15 (6.33%) Support Engineer
5 15 (6.33%) Technical Account Manager
6 14 (5.91%) Sales Manager
7 12 (5.06%) Product Manager
8 11 (4.64%) Network Engineer
9 9 (3.80%) Senior Manager
10 8 (3.38%) Consultant
10 8 (3.38%) Project Manager
10 8 (3.38%) Test Engineer
11 7 (2.95%) Telecoms Engineer
11 7 (2.95%) Java Developer
11 7 (2.95%) Telecoms Developer
11 7 (2.95%) Telecoms Consultant
12 6 (2.53%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.33%) .NET
2 10 (4.22%) Web Services
3 9 (3.80%) XML
4 6 (2.53%) COM
5 4 (1.69%) jQuery
5 4 (1.69%) RESTful
5 4 (1.69%) HTML5
5 4 (1.69%) HTML
5 4 (1.69%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (1.27%) 802.1X
6 3 (1.27%) Spring
6 3 (1.27%) WPF
7 2 (0.84%) REST
7 2 (0.84%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (0.42%) SOAP
8 1 (0.42%) STL
8 1 (0.42%) J2EE
8 1 (0.42%) WAP
8 1 (0.42%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 50 (21.10%) Computer Science
2 34 (14.35%) Handset
3 30 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.33%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.53%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.11%) Wiki
7 4 (1.69%) GIS
8 3 (1.27%) BBC
8 3 (1.27%) Device Driver
8 3 (1.27%) iDTV
8 3 (1.27%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.27%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.84%) User Experience
10 1 (0.42%) Telematics
10 1 (0.42%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.42%) Statistics
10 1 (0.42%) Physics
10 1 (0.42%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 46 (19.41%) Linux
2 36 (15.19%) Windows
3 13 (5.49%) UNIX
3 13 (5.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (4.64%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.11%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.69%) Solaris
8 3 (1.27%) Android
9 1 (0.42%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.42%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.42%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (13.92%) Project Management
2 32 (13.50%) Software Engineering
3 16 (6.75%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (4.64%) Network Architecture
5 10 (4.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (4.22%) OO
6 9 (3.80%) Configuration Management
6 9 (3.80%) Fault Management
6 9 (3.80%) SDLC
7 8 (3.38%) Performance Engineering
7 8 (3.38%) Validation
7 8 (3.38%) CRM
8 7 (2.95%) Programme Management
8 7 (2.95%) Network Planning
8 7 (2.95%) Product Management
9 6 (2.53%) BDD
9 6 (2.53%) Network Design
9 6 (2.53%) Scrum
9 6 (2.53%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 32 (13.50%) C++
2 27 (11.39%) Java
3 22 (9.28%) Python
4 21 (8.86%) C#
5 19 (8.02%) SQL
6 17 (7.17%) C
7 13 (5.49%) Perl
8 9 (3.80%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.95%) JavaScript
10 6 (2.53%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.53%) MATLAB
11 4 (1.69%) Embedded C
12 3 (1.27%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.84%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.42%) Tcl
14 1 (0.42%) TTCN
14 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 81 (34.18%) Degree
2 23 (9.70%) HNC
3 9 (3.80%) CCNP
3 9 (3.80%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.53%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.27%) ISEB
6 3 (1.27%) APMP
7 2 (0.84%) MCP
7 2 (0.84%) CISSP
7 2 (0.84%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.84%) CISM
7 2 (0.84%) JNCIS
7 2 (0.84%) JNCIE
7 2 (0.84%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.84%) CCNA
7 2 (0.84%) CCDP
7 2 (0.84%) PhD
7 2 (0.84%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.22%) QA
2 5 (2.11%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.11%) SLA
3 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.11%) VMware ESX
2 5 (2.11%) KVM
3 3 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.42%) Iperf
2 1 (0.42%) Netcool
2 1 (0.42%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 21 (8.86%) Cisco
2 19 (8.02%) Oracle
3 16 (6.75%) Ericsson
4 11 (4.64%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.64%) VMware
5 9 (3.80%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 9 (3.80%) Nokia
5 9 (3.80%) Cramer
6 7 (2.95%) HP
6 7 (2.95%) Amdocs
7 6 (2.53%) EMC
8 5 (2.11%) Dell
8 5 (2.11%) Perforce
8 5 (2.11%) Huawei
9 4 (1.69%) Nortel
9 4 (1.69%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.27%) Siemens
10 3 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.27%) BT
10 3 (1.27%) Actix
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Circa £30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Shares
Posted: 8 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
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