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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 610 588 634
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +46
Permanent jobs citing LTE 27 43 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.059% 0.096% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.35% 0.61% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 9
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £60,000 £86,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £47,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
-18.94% +7.34%
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
7719 7096 8803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.83% 15.89% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6383 6023 7456
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 0 9 £85,000 +44.06% 1
Brentford - 4 £65,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £35,000 -
LTE
England

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 59 (86.76%) Telecoms
2 40 (58.82%) Degree
3 35 (51.47%) GSM
4 27 (39.71%) UMTS
5 21 (30.88%) 3G
5 21 (30.88%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (29.41%) Marketing
7 19 (27.94%) Computer Science
7 19 (27.94%) Billing
7 19 (27.94%) Electronics
7 19 (27.94%) Radio Access Network
8 18 (26.47%) 3GPP
9 16 (23.53%) LAN
10 13 (19.12%) Wireless
10 13 (19.12%) Network Architecture
11 11 (16.18%) Multimedia
12 10 (14.71%) SMS
12 10 (14.71%) VoLTE
13 9 (13.24%) GPRS
13 9 (13.24%) Broadband
13 9 (13.24%) CCNP
13 9 (13.24%) CCNA
13 9 (13.24%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (13.24%) Software Testing
13 9 (13.24%) Smart Meter
13 9 (13.24%) Business Development
13 9 (13.24%) GGSN
13 9 (13.24%) SGSN
14 8 (11.76%) 4G
14 8 (11.76%) 2G

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Office
2 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (51.47%) GSM
2 27 (39.71%) UMTS
3 21 (30.88%) 3G
4 19 (27.94%) Radio Access Network
5 18 (26.47%) 3GPP
6 16 (23.53%) LAN
7 13 (19.12%) Wireless
8 10 (14.71%) SMS
8 10 (14.71%) VoLTE
9 9 (13.24%) GPRS
9 9 (13.24%) Broadband
9 9 (13.24%) GGSN
9 9 (13.24%) SGSN
10 8 (11.76%) 4G
10 8 (11.76%) 2G
11 7 (10.29%) WCDMA
12 6 (8.82%) HSPA
12 6 (8.82%) DSL
13 4 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (5.88%) Internet
General
1 59 (86.76%) Telecoms
2 20 (29.41%) Marketing
3 19 (27.94%) Billing
3 19 (27.94%) Electronics
4 11 (16.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (19.12%) Tester
1 13 (19.12%) Sales Manager
2 12 (17.65%) Technical Manager
3 11 (16.18%) Architect
4 9 (13.24%) Test Manager
4 9 (13.24%) Lead Tester
5 8 (11.76%) Sales Director
5 8 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Mobile Tester
7 3 (4.41%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Systems Support
7 3 (4.41%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.41%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Project Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) RAN Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Test Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) XML
1 3 (4.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.88%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (27.94%) Computer Science
3 9 (13.24%) Smart Meter
4 5 (7.35%) Handset
5 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.94%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.94%) User Experience
7 1 (1.47%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Windows
2 5 (7.35%) Linux
3 3 (4.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) Network Architecture
2 9 (13.24%) Software Testing
2 9 (13.24%) Business Development
3 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
4 5 (7.35%) Product Management
4 5 (7.35%) Network Design
5 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.88%) Performance Engineering
6 3 (4.41%) Scrum
6 3 (4.41%) Change Management
6 3 (4.41%) E-business
6 3 (4.41%) B2B
6 3 (4.41%) B2C
6 3 (4.41%) Validation
6 3 (4.41%) Logistics
6 3 (4.41%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (4.41%) Test Strategy
6 3 (4.41%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.41%) Network Management
6 3 (4.41%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.82%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) C#
2 3 (4.41%) C++
2 3 (4.41%) VB
3 1 (1.47%) Python
3 1 (1.47%) Java
3 1 (1.47%) Perl
3 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (58.82%) Degree
2 9 (13.24%) CCNP
2 9 (13.24%) CCNA
2 9 (13.24%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.41%) HND
4 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.94%) ISEB
4 2 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
1 1 (1.47%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.41%) HP
2 3 (4.41%) Cisco
2 3 (4.41%) JBoss
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle
3 2 (2.94%) BT
4 1 (1.47%) EMC
4 1 (1.47%) SGI
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