The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 194 177 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing LTE 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.024% 0.027% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +6.66%
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North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
579 510 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.94% 13.70% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 478 420 440
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £49,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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Salary Trend in Manchester

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

LTE Salary Trend in Manchester

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) IVR
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Campaign Management
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Broadband
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Billing

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) BSS Architect
1 1 (25.00%) OSS Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) OSS Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Campaign Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft