The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 306 290 373
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +83
Permanent jobs citing LTE 139 143 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 0.65% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.88% 3.06% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 43 68 63
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
LTE
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4833 4679 5505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.26% 21.22% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3599 3609 4568
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

LTE
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 26 November 2014.

LTE Salary Histogram in the South East

LTE
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 26 November 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +42 119 £48,750 +2.63% 8
Surrey -13 14 £53,250 +1.42% 5
Buckinghamshire -20 4 £51,000 -36.25%
Hampshire -13 2 £42,000 -11.57%
LTE
England

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 195 (78.00%) Telecoms
2 148 (59.20%) 3G
3 114 (45.60%) 4G
4 68 (27.20%) Broadband
5 67 (26.80%) UMTS
6 65 (26.00%) GSM
7 62 (24.80%) Radio Access Network
8 60 (24.00%) Smartphone
9 59 (23.60%) VoLTE
10 57 (22.80%) Internet
11 52 (20.80%) 2G
12 51 (20.40%) Wireless
13 47 (18.80%) Nokia
14 45 (18.00%) Network Architecture
15 44 (17.60%) Linux
16 38 (15.20%) Project Management
16 38 (15.20%) Service Delivery
17 37 (14.80%) Degree
18 33 (13.20%) QA
19 31 (12.40%) WiMAX
20 28 (11.20%) Marketing
20 28 (11.20%) Ericsson
20 28 (11.20%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
21 27 (10.80%) Cisco Certification
21 27 (10.80%) Cisco
22 24 (9.60%) Line Management
22 24 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
23 22 (8.80%) RNC
23 22 (8.80%) Nortel
24 21 (8.40%) MVNO

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 2 (0.80%) TWiki
Applications
1 9 (3.60%) MS Office
2 5 (2.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) JDE OneWorld
1 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 148 (59.20%) 3G
2 114 (45.60%) 4G
3 68 (27.20%) Broadband
4 67 (26.80%) UMTS
5 65 (26.00%) GSM
6 62 (24.80%) Radio Access Network
7 59 (23.60%) VoLTE
8 57 (22.80%) Internet
9 52 (20.80%) 2G
10 51 (20.40%) Wireless
11 31 (12.40%) WiMAX
12 22 (8.80%) RNC
13 21 (8.40%) MVNO
14 20 (8.00%) Ethernet
15 18 (7.20%) HTTP
15 18 (7.20%) 3GPP
15 18 (7.20%) Network Security
16 16 (6.40%) Software-Defined Networking
16 16 (6.40%) IPv6
16 16 (6.40%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.80%) MySQL
1 2 (0.80%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 15 (6.00%) Subversion
2 14 (5.60%) GCC
3 13 (5.20%) GDB
3 13 (5.20%) Trac
4 2 (0.80%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.80%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.80%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 195 (78.00%) Telecoms
2 28 (11.20%) Marketing
3 13 (5.20%) Multimedia
4 8 (3.20%) Finance
5 6 (2.40%) Billing
5 6 (2.40%) Mandarin Language
6 3 (1.20%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Retail
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (11.20%) Network Manager
2 26 (10.40%) Network Operator
3 23 (9.20%) Architecture Manager
4 21 (8.40%) Technical Design Authority
5 20 (8.00%) Service Manager
6 19 (7.60%) Software Engineer
7 18 (7.20%) Technical Engineer
7 18 (7.20%) Wireless Engineer
8 17 (6.80%) Technical Leader
8 17 (6.80%) Architect
9 16 (6.40%) Network Architect
9 16 (6.40%) Security Architect
9 16 (6.40%) Network Security Architect
10 14 (5.60%) Design Engineer
11 13 (5.20%) Senior Software Engineer
11 13 (5.20%) Linux Engineer
12 12 (4.80%) Junior
13 11 (4.40%) RAN Engineer
13 11 (4.40%) Senior Design Engineer
14 10 (4.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.60%) STL
2 13 (5.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (1.60%) HTML
4 3 (1.20%) jQuery
5 2 (0.80%) D-Bus
5 2 (0.80%) XML
6 1 (0.40%) WPF
6 1 (0.40%) LINQ
6 1 (0.40%) .NET
6 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.40%) CSS
6 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.40%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 60 (24.00%) Smartphone
2 24 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.40%) Economics
4 13 (5.20%) Visualisation
5 7 (2.80%) Digital Media
6 6 (2.40%) Smart Meter
6 6 (2.40%) DTV
7 4 (1.60%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (1.60%) User Experience
8 2 (0.80%) VHDL
8 2 (0.80%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.40%) Handset
9 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 44 (17.60%) Linux
2 17 (6.80%) UNIX
3 13 (5.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.80%) Windows
5 1 (0.40%) Debian
5 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (18.00%) Network Architecture
2 38 (15.20%) Service Delivery
2 38 (15.20%) Project Management
3 24 (9.60%) Line Management
4 19 (7.60%) Software Engineering
5 18 (7.20%) Capacity Management
6 16 (6.40%) SWOT Analysis
7 13 (5.20%) OO
7 13 (5.20%) OOD
7 13 (5.20%) Multithreading
8 11 (4.40%) Network Design
9 10 (4.00%) Validation
10 9 (3.60%) Network Planning
10 9 (3.60%) Workflow
11 7 (2.80%) Logistics
11 7 (2.80%) Numerical Analysis
11 7 (2.80%) ITIL
12 6 (2.40%) Business Development
13 5 (2.00%) OpenUP
13 5 (2.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.00%) C++
2 8 (3.20%) C
3 7 (2.80%) Perl
4 6 (2.40%) Java
5 5 (2.00%) SQL
5 5 (2.00%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.60%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.20%) C#
7 3 (1.20%) Python
8 2 (0.80%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.40%) VBScript
9 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (14.80%) Degree
2 27 (10.80%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (8.00%) CCNA
4 19 (7.60%) HND
5 18 (7.20%) HNC
6 13 (5.20%) RHCA
7 8 (3.20%) CCIE
7 8 (3.20%) CCNP
8 6 (2.40%) CISSP
8 6 (2.40%) CCDP
8 6 (2.40%) JNCIE
9 5 (2.00%) ISEB
10 2 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.80%) PMP
10 2 (0.80%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.40%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.20%) QA
2 17 (6.80%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (7.20%) NDS
2 13 (5.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) Netcool
1 2 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.40%) OpenView
2 1 (0.40%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 47 (18.80%) Nokia
2 28 (11.20%) Ericsson
2 28 (11.20%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 27 (10.80%) Cisco
4 22 (8.80%) Nortel
5 15 (6.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (5.20%) VMware
6 13 (5.20%) Red Hat
7 10 (4.00%) Huawei
8 4 (1.60%) HP
8 4 (1.60%) Juniper
9 3 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.80%) Cramer
10 2 (0.80%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.80%) Progress
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle
11 1 (0.40%) SAP
11 1 (0.40%) BMC
11 1 (0.40%) Amdocs
11 1 (0.40%) ComArch
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £67000 - £70000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
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Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Surrey
WA Consultants
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + usual benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Three
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
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