The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 600 578 623
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +45
Permanent jobs citing LTE 18 57 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.040% 0.13% 0.035%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.24% 0.77% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 43 16
Average salary £75,000 £47,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -34.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £60,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +6.66%
LTE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7579 7389 8962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.72% 16.27% 18.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6294 6306 7517
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LTE across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in London

LTE
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LTE across the London region.

LTE Salary Trend in London

LTE
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LTE across the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

LTE Salary Histogram in London

LTE
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LTE within the London region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
City of London +17 8 £86,250 +46.18% 1
Twickenham - 1 £35,000 -
LTE
England

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 52 (83.87%) Telecoms
2 33 (53.23%) Degree
3 30 (48.39%) GSM
4 23 (37.10%) UMTS
5 22 (35.48%) 3G
6 19 (30.65%) Radio Access Network
7 18 (29.03%) Electronics
7 18 (29.03%) Computer Science
7 18 (29.03%) Billing
8 17 (27.42%) Marketing
8 17 (27.42%) 3GPP
8 17 (27.42%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (25.81%) LAN
10 13 (20.97%) Network Architecture
11 11 (17.74%) GGSN
11 11 (17.74%) SGSN
11 11 (17.74%) Multimedia
12 10 (16.13%) Wireless
12 10 (16.13%) 2G
12 10 (16.13%) SMS
13 9 (14.52%) Broadband
13 9 (14.52%) CCNP
13 9 (14.52%) CCNA
13 9 (14.52%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (14.52%) Software Testing
13 9 (14.52%) Smart Meter
14 8 (12.90%) VoLTE
14 8 (12.90%) 4G
15 7 (11.29%) Windows
15 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (1.61%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Office
2 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (48.39%) GSM
2 23 (37.10%) UMTS
3 22 (35.48%) 3G
4 19 (30.65%) Radio Access Network
5 17 (27.42%) 3GPP
6 16 (25.81%) LAN
7 11 (17.74%) GGSN
7 11 (17.74%) SGSN
8 10 (16.13%) Wireless
8 10 (16.13%) 2G
8 10 (16.13%) SMS
9 9 (14.52%) Broadband
10 8 (12.90%) 4G
10 8 (12.90%) VoLTE
11 6 (9.68%) HSPA
11 6 (9.68%) WCDMA
11 6 (9.68%) GPRS
12 5 (8.06%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (6.45%) Internet
13 4 (6.45%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) DTS
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 52 (83.87%) Telecoms
2 18 (29.03%) Electronics
2 18 (29.03%) Billing
3 17 (27.42%) Marketing
4 11 (17.74%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Architect
1 11 (17.74%) Tester
1 11 (17.74%) Sales Manager
1 11 (17.74%) Technical Manager
2 9 (14.52%) Test Manager
2 9 (14.52%) Lead Tester
3 8 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (11.29%) Sales Director
5 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
5 3 (4.84%) Project Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) RAN Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Principal Software Engineer
6 2 (3.23%) Network Architect
6 2 (3.23%) Mobile Tester
6 2 (3.23%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (1.61%) Technical Director
7 1 (1.61%) Senior Architect
7 1 (1.61%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 1 (1.61%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) XML
1 1 (1.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.03%) Computer Science
2 17 (27.42%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (14.52%) Smart Meter
4 3 (4.84%) Handset
5 2 (3.23%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.23%) User Experience
6 1 (1.61%) IVR
6 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) UNIX
4 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) Network Architecture
2 9 (14.52%) Software Testing
3 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
4 6 (9.68%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (9.68%) B2B
4 6 (9.68%) B2C
4 6 (9.68%) E-business
4 6 (9.68%) Network Design
4 6 (9.68%) Business Development
5 3 (4.84%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (4.84%) Test Strategy
5 3 (4.84%) Network Management
6 2 (3.23%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (3.23%) Software Architecture
6 2 (3.23%) Use Case
6 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.84%) C++
1 3 (4.84%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) VB
2 1 (1.61%) Python
2 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.61%) Perl
2 1 (1.61%) C
2 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (53.23%) Degree
2 9 (14.52%) CCNP
2 9 (14.52%) CCNA
2 9 (14.52%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.23%) ISEB
3 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
1 1 (1.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) HP
2 3 (4.84%) Cisco
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (1.61%) Lotus
3 1 (1.61%) Sage
3 1 (1.61%) SGI
3 1 (1.61%) BT
3 1 (1.61%) Cerillion
3 1 (1.61%) Comverse
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