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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 765 665 638
Rank change year-on-year
-100 -27
Permanent jobs citing LTE 106 228 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.61% 1.17% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 79 134 127
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.21%
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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
17311 19472 18888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.90% 17.77% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14311 15680 15275
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -37 43 £57,500 +25.00% 15
London +15 33 £65,000 - 1
East of England -27 20 £31,500 -31.14% 1
South West -32 5 £35,000 -12.50% 1
North West +8 2 £40,000 -34.69%
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UK

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 168 (69.71%) Telecoms
2 110 (45.64%) GSM
3 104 (43.15%) 3G
4 91 (37.76%) UMTS
5 86 (35.68%) Wireless
6 77 (31.95%) Degree
7 72 (29.88%) 2G
8 57 (23.65%) 4G
9 56 (23.24%) Radio Access Network
10 43 (17.84%) Computer Science
10 43 (17.84%) Linux
11 41 (17.01%) Analytical Skills
12 37 (15.35%) SS7
13 35 (14.52%) VoLTE
14 34 (14.11%) Java
14 34 (14.11%) 3GPP
15 32 (13.28%) C++
15 32 (13.28%) Project Management
16 27 (11.20%) Handset
16 27 (11.20%) Marketing
17 26 (10.79%) Electronics
18 25 (10.37%) Windows
19 23 (9.54%) LAN
19 23 (9.54%) Software Engineering
20 22 (9.13%) WCDMA
21 20 (8.30%) Oracle
21 20 (8.30%) Python
21 20 (8.30%) Ericsson
21 20 (8.30%) Billing
21 20 (8.30%) Data Centre

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1 (0.41%) MTS
Applications
1 7 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.07%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) thinkFolio
1 1 (0.41%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 110 (45.64%) GSM
2 104 (43.15%) 3G
3 91 (37.76%) UMTS
4 86 (35.68%) Wireless
5 72 (29.88%) 2G
6 57 (23.65%) 4G
7 56 (23.24%) Radio Access Network
8 37 (15.35%) SS7
9 35 (14.52%) VoLTE
10 34 (14.11%) 3GPP
11 23 (9.54%) LAN
12 22 (9.13%) WCDMA
13 18 (7.47%) INAP
14 17 (7.05%) WiMAX
14 17 (7.05%) GPRS
15 12 (4.98%) Internet
15 12 (4.98%) MPLS
15 12 (4.98%) RNC
15 12 (4.98%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (4.98%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.64%) MySQL
2 9 (3.73%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.07%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.24%) Big Data
4 3 (1.24%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.83%) HBase
5 2 (0.83%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.66%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.24%) Subversion
2 3 (1.24%) Trac
3 2 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.83%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.83%) SpecFlow
3 2 (0.83%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.83%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.41%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.41%) Maven
4 1 (0.41%) JIRA
General
1 168 (69.71%) Telecoms
2 27 (11.20%) Marketing
3 26 (10.79%) Electronics
4 20 (8.30%) Billing
5 4 (1.66%) Multimedia
5 4 (1.66%) Games
6 3 (1.24%) Finance
6 3 (1.24%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.24%) French Language
7 2 (0.83%) German Language
7 2 (0.83%) Legal
7 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Publishing
8 1 (0.41%) Military
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (13.69%) Technical Manager
2 23 (9.54%) Technical Author
2 23 (9.54%) Author
3 19 (7.88%) Sales Manager
4 18 (7.47%) Software Engineer
5 15 (6.22%) Account Manager
6 14 (5.81%) Support Engineer
6 14 (5.81%) Technical Account Manager
7 13 (5.39%) Network Engineer
8 12 (4.98%) Developer
9 11 (4.56%) Project Manager
9 11 (4.56%) Consultant
9 11 (4.56%) Test Engineer
10 9 (3.73%) Product Manager
10 9 (3.73%) Architect
10 9 (3.73%) Senior Manager
11 8 (3.32%) Programme Manager
11 8 (3.32%) Technical Engineer
11 8 (3.32%) Telecoms Project Manager
12 7 (2.90%) RAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.32%) Web Services
2 7 (2.90%) .NET
3 5 (2.07%) XML
3 5 (2.07%) HTML
4 4 (1.66%) STL
5 3 (1.24%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (1.24%) 802.1X
5 3 (1.24%) WPF
5 3 (1.24%) jQuery
5 3 (1.24%) RESTful
5 3 (1.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (1.24%) HTML5
5 3 (1.24%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.83%) SOAP
6 2 (0.83%) J2EE
6 2 (0.83%) REST
7 1 (0.41%) WAP
7 1 (0.41%) Middleware
7 1 (0.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 43 (17.84%) Computer Science
2 41 (17.01%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (11.20%) Handset
4 20 (8.30%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.07%) Wiki
6 4 (1.66%) Smartphone
6 4 (1.66%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.24%) iDTV
7 3 (1.24%) BBC
7 3 (1.24%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.24%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.83%) User Experience
9 1 (0.41%) Verilog
9 1 (0.41%) Physics
9 1 (0.41%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.84%) Linux
2 25 (10.37%) Windows
3 12 (4.98%) UNIX
4 11 (4.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.49%) Android
6 5 (2.07%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.07%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.41%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (13.28%) Project Management
2 23 (9.54%) Software Engineering
3 14 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (4.56%) Network Architecture
5 10 (4.15%) OO
5 10 (4.15%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (3.73%) Performance Engineering
6 9 (3.73%) Validation
6 9 (3.73%) Fault Management
7 8 (3.32%) Service Delivery
8 7 (2.90%) Configuration Management
8 7 (2.90%) Scrum
8 7 (2.90%) Programme Management
8 7 (2.90%) Test Scripting
8 7 (2.90%) Business Development
8 7 (2.90%) Product Management
8 7 (2.90%) Mentoring
8 7 (2.90%) SDLC
9 6 (2.49%) Coaching
9 6 (2.49%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 34 (14.11%) Java
2 32 (13.28%) C++
3 20 (8.30%) Python
4 18 (7.47%) C
5 17 (7.05%) C#
6 16 (6.64%) SQL
7 13 (5.39%) Perl
8 8 (3.32%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.90%) Bash Shell
10 6 (2.49%) MATLAB
11 4 (1.66%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.66%) Embedded C
11 4 (1.66%) VBScript
12 2 (0.83%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.83%) TTCN
13 1 (0.41%) Tcl
13 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 77 (31.95%) Degree
2 18 (7.47%) HNC
3 6 (2.49%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.24%) APMP
4 3 (1.24%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.24%) ISEB
4 3 (1.24%) CCNP
4 3 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.83%) CCNA
5 2 (0.83%) MCP
5 2 (0.83%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.83%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) CCA
6 1 (0.41%) CISSP
6 1 (0.41%) CCDP
6 1 (0.41%) PhD
6 1 (0.41%) CCIE
6 1 (0.41%) CISM
6 1 (0.41%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.41%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.64%) QA
2 12 (4.98%) SLA
3 3 (1.24%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.07%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.24%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Netcool
1 1 (0.41%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.41%) Iperf
Vendors
1 20 (8.30%) Oracle
1 20 (8.30%) Ericsson
2 16 (6.64%) Cisco
3 15 (6.22%) Nokia
4 10 (4.15%) VMware
5 9 (3.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 9 (3.73%) Nortel
6 7 (2.90%) HP
6 7 (2.90%) Amdocs
6 7 (2.90%) Huawei
7 6 (2.49%) Cramer
7 6 (2.49%) EMC
8 5 (2.07%) Dell
8 5 (2.07%) Perforce
9 4 (1.66%) BT
10 3 (1.24%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.24%) Actix
11 2 (0.83%) NetHawk
11 2 (0.83%) Anite
11 2 (0.83%) Juniper
Herne Bay, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Whitstable, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + good bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Weybridge
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Shares
Posted: 8 days ago
Chesham, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £65,000 per year plus Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Shares, Pension
Posted: 22 days ago
Weybridge
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 22 days ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 22 days ago
Weybridge
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
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