The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 48 50 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing LTE 5 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.07% 2.47% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.72% 8.62% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 2
Median salary £38,000 £85,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-55.29% +126.66%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
106 174 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 22.75% 28.67% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 98 124 142
Median salary £50,000 £58,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +24.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing LTE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

LTE
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing LTE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for LTE.

1 11 (91.67%) GSM
1 11 (91.67%) UMTS
2 8 (66.67%) 3G
2 8 (66.67%) SS7
2 8 (66.67%) 2G
2 8 (66.67%) SIGTRAN
2 8 (66.67%) 4G
3 7 (58.33%) tcpdump
3 7 (58.33%) Wireshark
3 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
3 7 (58.33%) ISUP
3 7 (58.33%) SCCP
3 7 (58.33%) HP
3 7 (58.33%) ISEB
3 7 (58.33%) Diameter Protocol
3 7 (58.33%) Defect Management
3 7 (58.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (58.33%) Test Planning
4 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (33.33%) Business Development
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Wireless
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) WLAN
5 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (33.33%) MIMO
5 4 (33.33%) Node B
6 3 (25.00%) Presales
6 3 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) GSM
1 11 (91.67%) UMTS
2 8 (66.67%) 2G
2 8 (66.67%) 3G
2 8 (66.67%) 4G
2 8 (66.67%) SIGTRAN
2 8 (66.67%) SS7
3 7 (58.33%) Diameter Protocol
3 7 (58.33%) ISUP
3 7 (58.33%) SCCP
3 7 (58.33%) tcpdump
3 7 (58.33%) Wireshark
4 4 (33.33%) MIMO
4 4 (33.33%) Node B
4 4 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (33.33%) Wireless
4 4 (33.33%) WLAN
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Network Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Communications Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Defect Management
1 7 (58.33%) Test Planning
2 4 (33.33%) Business Development
2 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Presales
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Network Management
4 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ISEB
1 7 (58.33%) ISTQB
1 7 (58.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 3 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 3 (25.00%) Huawei
2 3 (25.00%) Nokia