The first table below looks at the demand for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 18 April 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 315 345 294
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -51
Permanent jobs citing LTE 142 94 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.59% 0.42% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.86% 1.77% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 61 57 104
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £37,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4971 5301 5575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.68% 23.62% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3868 4225 4687
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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England

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LTE
Salary Trend in the South East

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

LTE Salary Trend in the South East

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Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LTE across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

LTE Salary Histogram in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LTE within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +47 107 £51,500 -6.36% 10
Surrey -1 17 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Buckinghamshire +11 12 £52,500 +14.13%
Hampshire -6 6 £23,000 -8.00% 2
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 192 (84.58%) Telecoms
2 87 (38.33%) 4G
3 81 (35.68%) 3G
4 78 (34.36%) UMTS
5 64 (28.19%) GSM
6 48 (21.15%) VoIP
7 47 (20.70%) Linux
8 41 (18.06%) Billing
9 38 (16.74%) Degree
9 38 (16.74%) VoLTE
10 34 (14.98%) Software Engineering
11 33 (14.54%) Cisco
12 31 (13.66%) Retail
13 29 (12.78%) C++
14 28 (12.33%) OO
14 28 (12.33%) HP
14 28 (12.33%) 2G
14 28 (12.33%) QA
15 27 (11.89%) HP Quality Center
15 27 (11.89%) Software Testing
15 27 (11.89%) TestDirector
15 27 (11.89%) Project Management
15 27 (11.89%) ISEB
15 27 (11.89%) Broadband
15 27 (11.89%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
15 27 (11.89%) Radio Access Network
16 25 (11.01%) Subversion
17 24 (10.57%) OOD
17 24 (10.57%) PBX
17 24 (10.57%) 3GPP

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.44%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (5.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (9.69%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 87 (38.33%) 4G
2 81 (35.68%) 3G
3 78 (34.36%) UMTS
4 64 (28.19%) GSM
5 48 (21.15%) VoIP
6 38 (16.74%) VoLTE
7 28 (12.33%) 2G
8 27 (11.89%) Broadband
8 27 (11.89%) Radio Access Network
9 24 (10.57%) PBX
9 24 (10.57%) 3GPP
9 24 (10.57%) Asterisk PBX
10 21 (9.25%) Internet
10 21 (9.25%) Wireless
11 20 (8.81%) RANAP
11 20 (8.81%) RTP
12 18 (7.93%) INAP
13 16 (7.05%) WiMAX
14 14 (6.17%) GPRS
15 13 (5.73%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.64%) MySQL
2 4 (1.76%) Big Data
3 3 (1.32%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.88%) MS Access
4 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 27 (11.89%) TestDirector
2 25 (11.01%) Subversion
3 24 (10.57%) Trac
3 24 (10.57%) GCC
3 24 (10.57%) GDB
4 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
General
1 192 (84.58%) Telecoms
2 41 (18.06%) Billing
3 31 (13.66%) Retail
4 24 (10.57%) Finance
5 21 (9.25%) Marketing
6 2 (0.88%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.88%) Back Office
7 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (13.66%) Design Engineer
2 28 (12.33%) Analyst
3 27 (11.89%) Test Analyst
4 23 (10.13%) Manual Test Analyst
5 22 (9.69%) Software Engineer
6 21 (9.25%) Senior Design Engineer
7 20 (8.81%) Architect
8 18 (7.93%) Consultant
9 14 (6.17%) C++ Software Engineer
10 12 (5.29%) Systems Engineer
10 12 (5.29%) Voice Engineer
11 11 (4.85%) Performance Manager
11 11 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
12 10 (4.41%) Network Engineer
12 10 (4.41%) Network Manager
12 10 (4.41%) Core Network Engineer
12 10 (4.41%) Network Operator
12 10 (4.41%) IP Engineer
13 9 (3.96%) Voice Network Engineer
13 9 (3.96%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.57%) STL
1 24 (10.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (1.76%) .NET
3 2 (0.88%) WPF
3 2 (0.88%) LINQ
3 2 (0.88%) WinForms
4 1 (0.44%) WebRTC
4 1 (0.44%) Ajax
4 1 (0.44%) COM
4 1 (0.44%) CSS
4 1 (0.44%) HTML
4 1 (0.44%) CGI
4 1 (0.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.93%) Smartphone
2 6 (2.64%) Economics
3 5 (2.20%) GIS
3 5 (2.20%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.32%) Handset
5 2 (0.88%) PKI
6 1 (0.44%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.44%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.44%) iPhone
6 1 (0.44%) CMDB
6 1 (0.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 47 (20.70%) Linux
2 12 (5.29%) UNIX
3 8 (3.52%) Windows
3 8 (3.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.88%) Solaris
5 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.44%) Android
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (14.98%) Software Engineering
2 28 (12.33%) OO
3 27 (11.89%) Software Testing
3 27 (11.89%) Project Management
4 24 (10.57%) OOD
5 19 (8.37%) Capacity Management
6 12 (5.29%) Network Design
6 12 (5.29%) Network Architecture
7 9 (3.96%) Network Management
7 9 (3.96%) Product Management
7 9 (3.96%) Validation
7 9 (3.96%) Service Management
8 8 (3.52%) Service Delivery
8 8 (3.52%) Network Planning
9 6 (2.64%) SWOT Analysis
9 6 (2.64%) Time Management
10 5 (2.20%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (2.20%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (2.20%) Risk Management
10 5 (2.20%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.78%) C++
2 15 (6.61%) SQL
3 7 (3.08%) C
4 6 (2.64%) C#
5 5 (2.20%) Java
6 4 (1.76%) Python
6 4 (1.76%) Perl
7 2 (0.88%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.44%) MapBasic
8 1 (0.44%) F#
8 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.44%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.44%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 38 (16.74%) Degree
2 27 (11.89%) ISEB
3 7 (3.08%) HND
3 7 (3.08%) CCNA
3 7 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.64%) RHCE
5 2 (0.88%) HNC
6 1 (0.44%) MBA
6 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.44%) MCP
6 1 (0.44%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.33%) QA
2 14 (6.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) NDS
Systems Management
1 27 (11.89%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (4.41%) NSN NetAct
3 8 (3.52%) Netcool
4 1 (0.44%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.44%) OpenView
4 1 (0.44%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (14.54%) Cisco
2 28 (12.33%) HP
3 27 (11.89%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 22 (9.69%) Nokia
5 13 (5.73%) Huawei
6 9 (3.96%) Juniper
7 8 (3.52%) Red Hat
7 8 (3.52%) Oracle
8 7 (3.08%) Business Objects
9 5 (2.20%) Mapinfo
10 4 (1.76%) Ericsson
10 4 (1.76%) Agilent
11 3 (1.32%) Microsoft
12 2 (0.88%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 2 (0.88%) Splunk
13 1 (0.44%) Twitter
13 1 (0.44%) Amdocs
13 1 (0.44%) SAP
13 1 (0.44%) BMC
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