The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 89 117 128
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +11
Permanent jobs citing LTE 50 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.00% 1.03% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.54% 2.63% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 14
Average salary £51,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.43% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
764 837 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.61% 39.20% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 512 641 508
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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

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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

LTE
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LTE across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

LTE Salary Histogram in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 60 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 40 (51.28%) 3G
3 28 (35.90%) 4G
4 24 (30.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 24 (30.77%) VoLTE
5 22 (28.21%) Degree
5 22 (28.21%) VoIP
6 18 (23.08%) Nokia
6 18 (23.08%) Project Management
7 17 (21.79%) Marketing
8 15 (19.23%) INAP
8 15 (19.23%) Capacity Management
9 14 (17.95%) Broadband
10 13 (16.67%) 3GPP
10 13 (16.67%) Firewall
11 12 (15.38%) 2G
11 12 (15.38%) UNIX
11 12 (15.38%) Huawei
11 12 (15.38%) Smartphone
12 11 (14.10%) MGW
12 11 (14.10%) SLA
12 11 (14.10%) ISUP
12 11 (14.10%) MPLS
12 11 (14.10%) OSPF
12 11 (14.10%) BGP
13 10 (12.82%) Internet
13 10 (12.82%) Linux
13 10 (12.82%) Network Architecture
14 9 (11.54%) Network Design
14 9 (11.54%) Network Management

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 40 (51.28%) 3G
2 28 (35.90%) 4G
3 24 (30.77%) VoLTE
4 22 (28.21%) VoIP
5 15 (19.23%) INAP
6 14 (17.95%) Broadband
7 13 (16.67%) 3GPP
7 13 (16.67%) Firewall
8 12 (15.38%) 2G
9 11 (14.10%) MGW
9 11 (14.10%) ISUP
9 11 (14.10%) MPLS
9 11 (14.10%) OSPF
9 11 (14.10%) BGP
10 10 (12.82%) Internet
11 9 (11.54%) SNMP
12 8 (10.26%) Wireless
12 8 (10.26%) IPv6
12 8 (10.26%) Radio Access Network
13 6 (7.69%) UMTS
General
1 60 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 17 (21.79%) Marketing
3 8 (10.26%) Retail
3 8 (10.26%) Billing
4 2 (2.56%) Back Office
5 1 (1.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (30.77%) Design Engineer
2 17 (21.79%) Senior Design Engineer
3 10 (12.82%) Network Engineer
3 10 (12.82%) Core Network Engineer
3 10 (12.82%) IP Engineer
3 10 (12.82%) Network Operator
4 9 (11.54%) Network Design Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) Voice Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) Voice Network Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Architect
5 8 (10.26%) Senior IP Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Security Architect
6 6 (7.69%) Consultant
6 6 (7.69%) Service Manager
6 6 (7.69%) Network Architect
6 6 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
7 5 (6.41%) Graduate
8 4 (5.13%) Network Consultant
8 4 (5.13%) Architecture Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Smartphone
2 6 (7.69%) Economics
3 3 (3.85%) Handset
4 2 (2.56%) PKI
4 2 (2.56%) GIS
5 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.28%) iPhone
5 1 (1.28%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.38%) UNIX
2 10 (12.82%) Linux
3 8 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.28%) Windows
4 1 (1.28%) Android
4 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) Project Management
2 15 (19.23%) Capacity Management
3 10 (12.82%) Network Architecture
4 9 (11.54%) Network Design
4 9 (11.54%) Network Management
4 9 (11.54%) Validation
5 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 6 (7.69%) Time Management
5 6 (7.69%) SWOT Analysis
6 5 (6.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.13%) Product Management
8 3 (3.85%) Requirements Management
8 3 (3.85%) Quantitative Analysis
9 2 (2.56%) Performance Engineering
9 2 (2.56%) Security Architecture
9 2 (2.56%) Performance Improvement
9 2 (2.56%) Product Marketing
9 2 (2.56%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (2.56%) Information Security
9 2 (2.56%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 22 (28.21%) Degree
2 7 (8.97%) HND
3 6 (7.69%) CCNA
3 6 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.69%) RHCE
4 2 (2.56%) HNC
5 1 (1.28%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) NDS
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 24 (30.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 18 (23.08%) Nokia
3 12 (15.38%) Huawei
4 9 (11.54%) Juniper
4 9 (11.54%) Cisco
5 8 (10.26%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.56%) Splunk
6 2 (2.56%) Mapinfo
6 2 (2.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 2 (2.56%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.28%) Apple
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