The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing LTE 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.75%
LTE
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
371 447 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.74% 12.28% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 247 287 218
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LTE across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

LTE
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LTE across the Scotland region.

LTE Salary Trend in Scotland

LTE
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) WiMAX
2 6 (85.71%) RNC
2 6 (85.71%) Service Delivery
2 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (85.71%) 2G
2 6 (85.71%) GSM
2 6 (85.71%) UMTS
2 6 (85.71%) SLA
2 6 (85.71%) Nortel
2 6 (85.71%) Ericsson
2 6 (85.71%) Nokia
2 6 (85.71%) 3G
2 6 (85.71%) 4G
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) UWB
3 1 (14.29%) ASIC
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) WiMAX
2 6 (85.71%) RNC
2 6 (85.71%) 2G
2 6 (85.71%) GSM
2 6 (85.71%) UMTS
2 6 (85.71%) 3G
2 6 (85.71%) 4G
2 6 (85.71%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) UWB
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) RAN Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Senior RAN Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) ASIC Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) ASIC
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) SLA
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Nortel
1 6 (85.71%) Ericsson
1 6 (85.71%) Nokia