The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 58 75 116
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +41
Permanent jobs citing LTE 82 65 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.31% 2.80% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.19% 9.14% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 8
Average salary £35,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.08% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £47,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £60,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +6.66%
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Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
733 711 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.63% 30.61% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 418 514 386
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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Salary Trend in Reading

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

LTE Salary Trend in Reading

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Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LTE across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

LTE Salary Histogram in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 93 (75.61%) Telecoms
2 80 (65.04%) 3G
3 59 (47.97%) 4G
4 46 (37.40%) Broadband
5 45 (36.59%) Internet
5 45 (36.59%) Smartphone
6 41 (33.33%) VoLTE
7 36 (29.27%) Radio Access Network
8 34 (27.64%) Network Architecture
9 28 (22.76%) Marketing
10 22 (17.89%) Line Management
10 22 (17.89%) Project Management
11 20 (16.26%) Capacity Management
12 18 (14.63%) Nokia
12 18 (14.63%) Linux
13 17 (13.82%) 2G
13 17 (13.82%) MVNO
14 16 (13.01%) Wireless
14 16 (13.01%) HTTP
15 14 (11.38%) Validation
15 14 (11.38%) Cisco Certification
16 13 (10.57%) GSM
16 13 (10.57%) UNIX
16 13 (10.57%) MGW
17 12 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (9.76%) Network Security
17 12 (9.76%) SWOT Analysis
17 12 (9.76%) Multimedia
17 12 (9.76%) RHCA
17 12 (9.76%) Economics

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 80 (65.04%) 3G
2 59 (47.97%) 4G
3 46 (37.40%) Broadband
4 45 (36.59%) Internet
5 41 (33.33%) VoLTE
6 36 (29.27%) Radio Access Network
7 17 (13.82%) 2G
7 17 (13.82%) MVNO
8 16 (13.01%) Wireless
8 16 (13.01%) HTTP
9 13 (10.57%) GSM
9 13 (10.57%) MGW
10 12 (9.76%) Network Security
10 12 (9.76%) Software-Defined Networking
10 12 (9.76%) 3GPP
10 12 (9.76%) VoIP
10 12 (9.76%) IPv6
10 12 (9.76%) MPLS
10 12 (9.76%) Firewall
11 10 (8.13%) OSPF
General
1 93 (75.61%) Telecoms
2 28 (22.76%) Marketing
3 12 (9.76%) Multimedia
4 7 (5.69%) Retail
4 7 (5.69%) Billing
5 5 (4.07%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 25 (20.33%) Network Operator
2 22 (17.89%) Network Manager
3 21 (17.07%) Design Engineer
3 21 (17.07%) Architecture Manager
4 18 (14.63%) Technical Design Authority
5 17 (13.82%) Senior Design Engineer
6 15 (12.20%) Service Manager
7 12 (9.76%) Linux Engineer
7 12 (9.76%) Network Security Architect
7 12 (9.76%) Security Architect
7 12 (9.76%) Network Architect
7 12 (9.76%) Architect
8 11 (8.94%) Junior
9 8 (6.50%) Voice Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) Databuild Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) Resourcer
10 7 (5.69%) IP Engineer
10 7 (5.69%) Senior IP Engineer
11 6 (4.88%) Technical Engineer
12 4 (3.25%) Core Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 45 (36.59%) Smartphone
2 12 (9.76%) Economics
2 12 (9.76%) Visualisation
3 7 (5.69%) Digital Media
4 4 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.63%) Linux
2 13 (10.57%) UNIX
3 12 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.64%) Network Architecture
2 22 (17.89%) Line Management
2 22 (17.89%) Project Management
3 20 (16.26%) Capacity Management
4 14 (11.38%) Validation
5 12 (9.76%) SWOT Analysis
6 10 (8.13%) Network Management
7 9 (7.32%) Service Delivery
8 8 (6.50%) Workflow
9 7 (5.69%) Logistics
9 7 (5.69%) Network Design
10 3 (2.44%) Product Marketing
11 2 (1.63%) Product Management
11 2 (1.63%) Service Management
12 1 (0.81%) Change Management
12 1 (0.81%) Migration
12 1 (0.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (0.81%) Process Improvement
12 1 (0.81%) Mentoring
12 1 (0.81%) Network Planning
Qualifications
1 14 (11.38%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (9.76%) RHCA
2 12 (9.76%) CCNA
3 8 (6.50%) Degree
4 6 (4.88%) HNC
4 6 (4.88%) HND
5 2 (1.63%) JNCIE
5 2 (1.63%) CISSP
5 2 (1.63%) CCDP
5 2 (1.63%) CCIE
5 2 (1.63%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.50%) QA
2 2 (1.63%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.88%) NDS
Vendors
1 18 (14.63%) Nokia
2 12 (9.76%) Red Hat
2 12 (9.76%) VMware
3 11 (8.94%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 10 (8.13%) Cisco
4 10 (8.13%) Juniper
5 9 (7.32%) Huawei
6 5 (4.07%) Ericsson
7 3 (2.44%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 3 (2.44%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.63%) Oracle
9 1 (0.81%) Nortel
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Posted: 26 days ago