The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 57 57 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing LTE 12 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.85% 0.97% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.74% 3.68% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 2
Average salary £85,000 £36,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+134.48% -36.95%
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -10.52%
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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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
178 136 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 27.43% 26.41% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 140 121 108
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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Salary Trend in Slough

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

LTE Salary Trend in Slough

LTE
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LTE across the Slough region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

LTE Salary Histogram in Slough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 17 (80.95%) Radio Access Network
2 15 (71.43%) GSM
3 14 (66.67%) UMTS
4 11 (52.38%) Wireless
4 11 (52.38%) Telecoms
5 10 (47.62%) 3G
5 10 (47.62%) Degree
6 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
6 9 (42.86%) Marketing
6 9 (42.86%) LAN
6 9 (42.86%) Electronics
6 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
7 8 (38.10%) 2G
8 7 (33.33%) Ericsson
8 7 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 6 (28.57%) 4G
10 5 (23.81%) Cramer
10 5 (23.81%) Amdocs
11 4 (19.05%) WiMAX
12 3 (14.29%) Nokia
13 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
13 2 (9.52%) Legal
13 2 (9.52%) Network Design
13 2 (9.52%) RNC
13 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (9.52%) Handset
13 2 (9.52%) Games
13 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (9.52%) OpenUP

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 17 (80.95%) Radio Access Network
2 15 (71.43%) GSM
3 14 (66.67%) UMTS
4 11 (52.38%) Wireless
5 10 (47.62%) 3G
6 9 (42.86%) LAN
7 8 (38.10%) 2G
8 6 (28.57%) 4G
9 4 (19.05%) WiMAX
10 2 (9.52%) RNC
10 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
10 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
General
1 11 (52.38%) Telecoms
2 9 (42.86%) Electronics
2 9 (42.86%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Games
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Sales Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (9.52%) Network Design
1 2 (9.52%) OpenUP
1 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
1 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Ericsson
1 7 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 5 (23.81%) Cramer
2 5 (23.81%) Amdocs
3 3 (14.29%) Nokia
4 1 (4.76%) EMC