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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 75 71 118
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +47
Permanent jobs citing LTE 71 64 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.83% 2.78% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.70% 9.21% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 7
Average salary £35,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +8.88%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-18.94% +5.55%
LTE
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
732 695 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.15% 30.18% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 415 506 402
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £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

LTE
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

LTE
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

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 86 (74.14%) Telecoms
2 73 (62.93%) 3G
3 55 (47.41%) 4G
4 41 (35.34%) Broadband
5 40 (34.48%) Internet
5 40 (34.48%) Smartphone
6 37 (31.90%) VoLTE
7 34 (29.31%) Radio Access Network
7 34 (29.31%) Network Architecture
8 26 (22.41%) Marketing
9 23 (19.83%) Project Management
9 23 (19.83%) Line Management
10 18 (15.52%) Capacity Management
11 15 (12.93%) Wireless
11 15 (12.93%) Validation
11 15 (12.93%) 2G
11 15 (12.93%) Linux
12 14 (12.07%) MVNO
12 14 (12.07%) Nokia
12 14 (12.07%) VoIP
13 13 (11.21%) HTTP
13 13 (11.21%) GSM
13 13 (11.21%) MPLS
13 13 (11.21%) Firewall
14 12 (10.34%) OSPF
14 12 (10.34%) BGP
14 12 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (10.34%) Juniper
14 12 (10.34%) SNMP
14 12 (10.34%) Cisco

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 73 (62.93%) 3G
2 55 (47.41%) 4G
3 41 (35.34%) Broadband
4 40 (34.48%) Internet
5 37 (31.90%) VoLTE
6 34 (29.31%) Radio Access Network
7 15 (12.93%) Wireless
7 15 (12.93%) 2G
8 14 (12.07%) MVNO
8 14 (12.07%) VoIP
9 13 (11.21%) HTTP
9 13 (11.21%) GSM
9 13 (11.21%) Firewall
9 13 (11.21%) MPLS
10 12 (10.34%) OSPF
10 12 (10.34%) BGP
10 12 (10.34%) SNMP
11 11 (9.48%) IPv6
11 11 (9.48%) 3GPP
11 11 (9.48%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 86 (74.14%) Telecoms
2 26 (22.41%) Marketing
3 11 (9.48%) Multimedia
4 9 (7.76%) Billing
4 9 (7.76%) Retail
5 5 (4.31%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 26 (22.41%) Network Operator
2 24 (20.69%) Design Engineer
3 23 (19.83%) Network Manager
4 22 (18.97%) Architecture Manager
5 20 (17.24%) Senior Design Engineer
6 16 (13.79%) Service Manager
7 15 (12.93%) Technical Design Authority
8 11 (9.48%) Network Security Architect
8 11 (9.48%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (9.48%) Architect
8 11 (9.48%) Security Architect
8 11 (9.48%) Network Architect
9 10 (8.62%) Junior
10 9 (7.76%) IP Engineer
10 9 (7.76%) Senior IP Engineer
11 7 (6.03%) Resourcer
11 7 (6.03%) Voice Engineer
12 5 (4.31%) Network Design Engineer
12 5 (4.31%) Databuild Engineer
12 5 (4.31%) Core Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 40 (34.48%) Smartphone
2 11 (9.48%) Visualisation
2 11 (9.48%) Economics
3 7 (6.03%) Digital Media
4 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.93%) Linux
2 11 (9.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (7.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.31%) Network Architecture
2 23 (19.83%) Project Management
2 23 (19.83%) Line Management
3 18 (15.52%) Capacity Management
4 15 (12.93%) Validation
5 12 (10.34%) Network Management
6 11 (9.48%) SWOT Analysis
7 8 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 7 (6.03%) Network Design
8 7 (6.03%) Logistics
9 5 (4.31%) Workflow
10 4 (3.45%) Product Marketing
11 2 (1.72%) Change Management
11 2 (1.72%) Service Management
12 1 (0.86%) Network Planning
12 1 (0.86%) Migration
12 1 (0.86%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (0.86%) Process Improvement
12 1 (0.86%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 12 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (9.48%) RHCA
2 11 (9.48%) CCNA
3 7 (6.03%) Degree
4 6 (5.17%) HNC
4 6 (5.17%) HND
5 1 (0.86%) CCIE
5 1 (0.86%) CCNP
5 1 (0.86%) CCDP
5 1 (0.86%) CISSP
5 1 (0.86%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.03%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.17%) NDS
Vendors
1 14 (12.07%) Nokia
2 12 (10.34%) Cisco
2 12 (10.34%) Juniper
2 12 (10.34%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 11 (9.48%) Red Hat
3 11 (9.48%) VMware
4 9 (7.76%) Huawei
5 4 (3.45%) TIBCO
5 4 (3.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 4 (3.45%) Ericsson
6 2 (1.72%) Oracle
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £67000 - £70000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 5 days ago
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Three
Salary: Competitive + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: 15 days ago