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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 92 101 129
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +28
Permanent jobs citing LTE 45 32 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.89% 1.42% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.07% 4.56% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 5
Average salary £35,000 £48,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.08% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
741 701 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.06% 31.00% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 407 540 428
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LTE
Berkshire

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
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 July 2014.

LTE Salary Histogram in Reading

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 69 (73.40%) Telecoms
2 57 (60.64%) 3G
3 36 (38.30%) 4G
4 33 (35.11%) VoLTE
5 29 (30.85%) Smartphone
6 28 (29.79%) Internet
6 28 (29.79%) Broadband
7 22 (23.40%) Network Architecture
8 19 (20.21%) Marketing
8 19 (20.21%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 19 (20.21%) Capacity Management
9 18 (19.15%) VoIP
9 18 (19.15%) Validation
10 17 (18.09%) Project Management
11 15 (15.96%) Radio Access Network
12 14 (14.89%) Firewall
12 14 (14.89%) Nokia
13 13 (13.83%) Linux
14 12 (12.77%) SNMP
14 12 (12.77%) Cisco
14 12 (12.77%) Juniper
14 12 (12.77%) MPLS
14 12 (12.77%) OSPF
14 12 (12.77%) BGP
14 12 (12.77%) 2G
14 12 (12.77%) INAP
14 12 (12.77%) Network Management
14 12 (12.77%) Degree
15 11 (11.70%) MGW
15 11 (11.70%) ISUP

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 57 (60.64%) 3G
2 36 (38.30%) 4G
3 33 (35.11%) VoLTE
4 28 (29.79%) Internet
4 28 (29.79%) Broadband
5 18 (19.15%) VoIP
6 15 (15.96%) Radio Access Network
7 14 (14.89%) Firewall
8 12 (12.77%) SNMP
8 12 (12.77%) MPLS
8 12 (12.77%) OSPF
8 12 (12.77%) BGP
8 12 (12.77%) 2G
8 12 (12.77%) INAP
9 11 (11.70%) MGW
9 11 (11.70%) ISUP
9 11 (11.70%) 3GPP
10 10 (10.64%) IPv6
11 9 (9.57%) GGSN
11 9 (9.57%) SGSN
General
1 69 (73.40%) Telecoms
2 19 (20.21%) Marketing
3 9 (9.57%) Retail
3 9 (9.57%) Billing
4 2 (2.13%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.06%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (31.91%) Design Engineer
2 24 (25.53%) Senior Design Engineer
3 20 (21.28%) Network Operator
4 14 (14.89%) Architecture Manager
4 14 (14.89%) Service Manager
4 14 (14.89%) Network Manager
5 11 (11.70%) IP Engineer
6 10 (10.64%) Architect
6 10 (10.64%) Technical Design Authority
6 10 (10.64%) Security Architect
7 9 (9.57%) Network Design Engineer
7 9 (9.57%) Core Network Engineer
7 9 (9.57%) Voice Engineer
7 9 (9.57%) Senior IP Engineer
7 9 (9.57%) Voice Network Engineer
7 9 (9.57%) Network Engineer
8 8 (8.51%) Network Security Architect
8 8 (8.51%) Network Architect
9 5 (5.32%) Graduate
9 5 (5.32%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 29 (30.85%) Smartphone
2 8 (8.51%) Economics
3 5 (5.32%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.13%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.13%) PKI
5 1 (1.06%) GIS
5 1 (1.06%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.83%) Linux
2 11 (11.70%) UNIX
3 9 (9.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.40%) Network Architecture
2 19 (20.21%) Capacity Management
3 18 (19.15%) Validation
4 17 (18.09%) Project Management
5 12 (12.77%) Network Management
6 9 (9.57%) Network Design
7 8 (8.51%) SWOT Analysis
8 6 (6.38%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.32%) Logistics
10 4 (4.26%) Product Marketing
11 3 (3.19%) Time Management
11 3 (3.19%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (2.13%) Security Architecture
12 2 (2.13%) Information Security
12 2 (2.13%) Migration
12 2 (2.13%) Change Management
12 2 (2.13%) Service Management
13 1 (1.06%) Quantitative Analysis
13 1 (1.06%) Integration Testing
13 1 (1.06%) Portfolio Management
Qualifications
1 12 (12.77%) Degree
2 8 (8.51%) CCNA
2 8 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (7.45%) HND
4 6 (6.38%) RHCE
5 4 (4.26%) HNC
6 2 (2.13%) RHCA
7 1 (1.06%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) SLA
1 5 (5.32%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) NDS
2 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 19 (20.21%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 14 (14.89%) Nokia
3 12 (12.77%) Cisco
3 12 (12.77%) Juniper
4 9 (9.57%) Huawei
4 9 (9.57%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 4 (4.26%) TIBCO
6 3 (3.19%) Ericsson
7 2 (2.13%) Splunk
7 2 (2.13%) VMware
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle
8 1 (1.06%) Mapinfo
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