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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 64 75 115
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +40
Permanent jobs citing LTE 88 67 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.41% 2.71% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.07% 8.61% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 8
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +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
795 778 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.78% 31.46% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 432 544 412
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
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 24 October 2014.

LTE Salary Histogram in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 103 (77.44%) Telecoms
2 95 (71.43%) 3G
3 64 (48.12%) 4G
4 43 (32.33%) Radio Access Network
4 43 (32.33%) VoLTE
5 41 (30.83%) Broadband
6 40 (30.08%) Internet
6 40 (30.08%) Smartphone
7 38 (28.57%) Network Architecture
8 30 (22.56%) Nokia
9 29 (21.80%) Marketing
10 28 (21.05%) 2G
11 26 (19.55%) Wireless
12 25 (18.80%) GSM
13 23 (17.29%) Project Management
13 23 (17.29%) Line Management
14 22 (16.54%) UMTS
15 20 (15.04%) Capacity Management
15 20 (15.04%) QA
16 19 (14.29%) Degree
16 19 (14.29%) MVNO
16 19 (14.29%) Linux
17 18 (13.53%) HTTP
17 18 (13.53%) Cisco Certification
17 18 (13.53%) Service Delivery
18 17 (12.78%) Ericsson
19 15 (11.28%) IPv6
19 15 (11.28%) 3GPP
19 15 (11.28%) Software-Defined Networking
19 15 (11.28%) SWOT Analysis

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 95 (71.43%) 3G
2 64 (48.12%) 4G
3 43 (32.33%) Radio Access Network
3 43 (32.33%) VoLTE
4 41 (30.83%) Broadband
5 40 (30.08%) Internet
6 28 (21.05%) 2G
7 26 (19.55%) Wireless
8 25 (18.80%) GSM
9 22 (16.54%) UMTS
10 19 (14.29%) MVNO
11 18 (13.53%) HTTP
12 15 (11.28%) 3GPP
12 15 (11.28%) IPv6
12 15 (11.28%) Software-Defined Networking
12 15 (11.28%) Network Security
13 13 (9.77%) WiMAX
13 13 (9.77%) RNC
14 12 (9.02%) MGW
15 9 (6.77%) GGSN
General
1 103 (77.44%) Telecoms
2 29 (21.80%) Marketing
3 13 (9.77%) Multimedia
4 5 (3.76%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 26 (19.55%) Network Operator
2 23 (17.29%) Network Manager
3 22 (16.54%) Architecture Manager
4 18 (13.53%) Technical Design Authority
5 15 (11.28%) Network Architect
5 15 (11.28%) Security Architect
5 15 (11.28%) Architect
5 15 (11.28%) Network Security Architect
6 14 (10.53%) Service Manager
7 13 (9.77%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (9.02%) Design Engineer
8 12 (9.02%) Junior
9 10 (7.52%) Technical Engineer
9 10 (7.52%) Wireless Engineer
10 9 (6.77%) Databuild Engineer
10 9 (6.77%) Senior Design Engineer
11 7 (5.26%) Resourcer
12 6 (4.51%) Voice Engineer
13 5 (3.76%) RAN Engineer
14 4 (3.01%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 40 (30.08%) Smartphone
2 15 (11.28%) Economics
3 13 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (9.77%) Visualisation
4 7 (5.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.29%) Linux
2 13 (9.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (9.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (28.57%) Network Architecture
2 23 (17.29%) Line Management
2 23 (17.29%) Project Management
3 20 (15.04%) Capacity Management
4 18 (13.53%) Service Delivery
5 15 (11.28%) SWOT Analysis
6 12 (9.02%) Validation
7 9 (6.77%) Workflow
8 8 (6.02%) Network Design
9 7 (5.26%) Logistics
10 2 (1.50%) Product Marketing
10 2 (1.50%) Product Management
11 1 (0.75%) Network Planning
11 1 (0.75%) Migration
11 1 (0.75%) Mentoring
11 1 (0.75%) Network Management
11 1 (0.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (0.75%) Process Improvement
11 1 (0.75%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.26%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (14.29%) Degree
2 18 (13.53%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (9.77%) RHCA
3 13 (9.77%) CCNA
4 6 (4.51%) HNC
4 6 (4.51%) HND
5 5 (3.76%) CCIE
5 5 (3.76%) CCNP
5 5 (3.76%) CCDP
5 5 (3.76%) CISSP
5 5 (3.76%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.04%) QA
2 7 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (9.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.51%) NDS
Vendors
1 30 (22.56%) Nokia
2 17 (12.78%) Ericsson
3 13 (9.77%) Red Hat
3 13 (9.77%) Nortel
3 13 (9.77%) VMware
4 11 (8.27%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 6 (4.51%) Huawei
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle
6 2 (1.50%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco
7 1 (0.75%) Juniper
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