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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 85 83 119
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +36
Permanent jobs citing LTE 53 52 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.13% 2.26% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.08% 7.60% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 7
Average salary £35,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.08% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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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
749 684 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.14% 29.79% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 424 505 409
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 72 (71.29%) Telecoms
2 60 (59.41%) 3G
3 42 (41.58%) 4G
4 34 (33.66%) VoLTE
5 31 (30.69%) Smartphone
6 30 (29.70%) Internet
6 30 (29.70%) Broadband
7 26 (25.74%) Network Architecture
8 23 (22.77%) Radio Access Network
9 20 (19.80%) Marketing
10 18 (17.82%) Validation
10 18 (17.82%) Project Management
10 18 (17.82%) Capacity Management
11 15 (14.85%) Linux
12 14 (13.86%) Firewall
12 14 (13.86%) Wireless
13 13 (12.87%) 2G
13 13 (12.87%) VoIP
14 12 (11.88%) Cisco
14 12 (11.88%) SNMP
14 12 (11.88%) GSM
14 12 (11.88%) MPLS
14 12 (11.88%) OSPF
14 12 (11.88%) BGP
14 12 (11.88%) Juniper
14 12 (11.88%) Network Management
14 12 (11.88%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
15 11 (10.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 11 (10.89%) MVNO
15 11 (10.89%) Red Hat

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 60 (59.41%) 3G
2 42 (41.58%) 4G
3 34 (33.66%) VoLTE
4 30 (29.70%) Internet
4 30 (29.70%) Broadband
5 23 (22.77%) Radio Access Network
6 14 (13.86%) Firewall
6 14 (13.86%) Wireless
7 13 (12.87%) 2G
7 13 (12.87%) VoIP
8 12 (11.88%) GSM
8 12 (11.88%) SNMP
8 12 (11.88%) MPLS
8 12 (11.88%) OSPF
8 12 (11.88%) BGP
9 11 (10.89%) MVNO
10 9 (8.91%) MGW
10 9 (8.91%) GGSN
10 9 (8.91%) SGSN
10 9 (8.91%) UMTS
General
1 72 (71.29%) Telecoms
2 20 (19.80%) Marketing
3 9 (8.91%) Retail
3 9 (8.91%) Billing
4 7 (6.93%) Multimedia
5 5 (4.95%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 27 (26.73%) Design Engineer
2 22 (21.78%) Network Operator
3 21 (20.79%) Senior Design Engineer
4 19 (18.81%) Network Manager
5 18 (17.82%) Architecture Manager
6 14 (13.86%) Service Manager
7 12 (11.88%) Technical Design Authority
8 10 (9.90%) IP Engineer
9 9 (8.91%) Senior IP Engineer
9 9 (8.91%) Voice Engineer
9 9 (8.91%) Security Architect
9 9 (8.91%) Architect
10 8 (7.92%) Network Engineer
10 8 (7.92%) Linux Engineer
10 8 (7.92%) Network Design Engineer
10 8 (7.92%) Voice Network Engineer
10 8 (7.92%) Core Network Engineer
11 7 (6.93%) Network Security Architect
11 7 (6.93%) Resourcer
11 7 (6.93%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 31 (30.69%) Smartphone
2 7 (6.93%) Visualisation
2 7 (6.93%) Digital Media
2 7 (6.93%) Economics
3 2 (1.98%) PKI
4 1 (0.99%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.85%) Linux
2 11 (10.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (7.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.74%) Network Architecture
2 18 (17.82%) Validation
2 18 (17.82%) Project Management
2 18 (17.82%) Capacity Management
3 12 (11.88%) Network Management
4 9 (8.91%) Network Design
5 7 (6.93%) Logistics
5 7 (6.93%) SWOT Analysis
6 6 (5.94%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.96%) Product Marketing
8 2 (1.98%) Security Architecture
8 2 (1.98%) Change Management
8 2 (1.98%) Service Management
8 2 (1.98%) Information Security
8 2 (1.98%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (0.99%) Business Transformation
9 1 (0.99%) Quantitative Analysis
9 1 (0.99%) Migration
9 1 (0.99%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (0.99%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 11 (10.89%) CCNA
1 11 (10.89%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (9.90%) Degree
3 7 (6.93%) RHCA
4 4 (3.96%) HNC
4 4 (3.96%) HND
4 4 (3.96%) RHCE
5 1 (0.99%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.96%) NDS
Vendors
1 12 (11.88%) Cisco
1 12 (11.88%) Juniper
1 12 (11.88%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 11 (10.89%) Red Hat
3 9 (8.91%) Nokia
3 9 (8.91%) Huawei
4 7 (6.93%) VMware
5 4 (3.96%) TIBCO
5 4 (3.96%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 3 (2.97%) Ericsson
7 2 (1.98%) Oracle
7 2 (1.98%) Splunk
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