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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 140 95 123
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +28
Permanent jobs citing LTE 10 48 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.40% 1.93% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 6.32% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 16
Average salary £25,000 £51,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.45% -10.43%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.66%
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
754 760 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.17% 30.57% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 406 513 657
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 2015, 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 49 (84.48%) Telecoms
2 43 (74.14%) 3G
3 25 (43.10%) 2G
3 25 (43.10%) Radio Access Network
4 23 (39.66%) 4G
4 23 (39.66%) GSM
5 20 (34.48%) Degree
6 19 (32.76%) Wireless
7 18 (31.03%) WiMAX
7 18 (31.03%) UMTS
7 18 (31.03%) Nortel
7 18 (31.03%) Ericsson
7 18 (31.03%) Nokia
7 18 (31.03%) RNC
7 18 (31.03%) QA
8 14 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (22.41%) Network Architecture
9 13 (22.41%) Service Delivery
10 11 (18.97%) Firewall
10 11 (18.97%) Broadband
11 10 (17.24%) SLA
11 10 (17.24%) Internet
11 10 (17.24%) Smartphone
12 9 (15.52%) GGSN
12 9 (15.52%) Project Management
13 7 (12.07%) MPLS
13 7 (12.07%) VoLTE
13 7 (12.07%) Line Management
14 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
14 6 (10.34%) Coaching

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 43 (74.14%) 3G
2 25 (43.10%) 2G
2 25 (43.10%) Radio Access Network
3 23 (39.66%) 4G
3 23 (39.66%) GSM
4 19 (32.76%) Wireless
5 18 (31.03%) WiMAX
5 18 (31.03%) RNC
5 18 (31.03%) UMTS
6 11 (18.97%) Broadband
6 11 (18.97%) Firewall
7 10 (17.24%) Internet
8 9 (15.52%) GGSN
9 7 (12.07%) MPLS
9 7 (12.07%) VoLTE
10 5 (8.62%) OSPF
10 5 (8.62%) BGP
10 5 (8.62%) VoIP
10 5 (8.62%) SNMP
10 5 (8.62%) SGSN
General
1 49 (84.48%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.34%) Marketing
3 3 (5.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) RAN Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Wireless Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) Service Manager
4 7 (12.07%) Network Manager
4 7 (12.07%) Architecture Manager
5 6 (10.34%) Marketing Consultant
5 6 (10.34%) Design Engineer
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Design Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Design Authority
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Network Operator
6 5 (8.62%) 3G Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Bid Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Risk Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Network Security Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Deployment Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.24%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.45%) Economics
4 1 (1.72%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
2 1 (1.72%) UNIX
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) Service Delivery
1 13 (22.41%) Network Architecture
2 9 (15.52%) Project Management
3 7 (12.07%) Line Management
4 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
4 6 (10.34%) Coaching
4 6 (10.34%) Market Research
4 6 (10.34%) Competitor Analysis
4 6 (10.34%) Business Development
4 6 (10.34%) Product Marketing
4 6 (10.34%) GAP Analysis
4 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.34%) Validation
5 5 (8.62%) Network Management
6 4 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (6.90%) Information Security
6 4 (6.90%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (6.90%) Mobile Commerce
6 4 (6.90%) Security Management
7 2 (3.45%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) C
2 4 (6.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (34.48%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) CCIE
2 2 (3.45%) CCNP
2 2 (3.45%) CCDP
2 2 (3.45%) CISSP
2 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.45%) JNCIE
3 1 (1.72%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (31.03%) QA
2 10 (17.24%) SLA
3 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Nortel
1 18 (31.03%) Ericsson
1 18 (31.03%) Nokia
2 5 (8.62%) Juniper
2 5 (8.62%) Cisco
2 5 (8.62%) Huawei
2 5 (8.62%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.72%) Cramer
5 1 (1.72%) Mapinfo
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