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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 318 309 357
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +48
Permanent jobs citing LTE 120 120 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.56% 0.57% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.52% 2.68% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 36 59 70
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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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
4771 4476 5383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.15% 21.14% 23.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3548 3452 4516
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +44 99 £52,500 +10.52% 6
Surrey -20 14 £48,250 -8.09% 7
Buckinghamshire -6 5 £51,000 -
Hampshire -22 2 £42,000 -6.66%
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England

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 203 (79.30%) Telecoms
2 148 (57.81%) 3G
3 112 (43.75%) 4G
4 76 (29.69%) GSM
5 74 (28.91%) UMTS
6 70 (27.34%) Radio Access Network
7 64 (25.00%) 2G
8 62 (24.22%) Broadband
9 59 (23.05%) Wireless
10 55 (21.48%) Nokia
10 55 (21.48%) VoLTE
11 54 (21.09%) Smartphone
12 51 (19.92%) Internet
13 50 (19.53%) Linux
14 46 (17.97%) Network Architecture
15 43 (16.80%) Degree
16 42 (16.41%) QA
17 37 (14.45%) Service Delivery
17 37 (14.45%) WiMAX
18 35 (13.67%) Ericsson
18 35 (13.67%) Project Management
19 29 (11.33%) Cisco
20 28 (10.94%) Nortel
20 28 (10.94%) RNC
20 28 (10.94%) Marketing
21 27 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
22 25 (9.77%) Cisco Certification
22 25 (9.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
23 24 (9.38%) C++
24 23 (8.98%) Line Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (0.78%) TWiki
Applications
1 9 (3.52%) MS Office
2 8 (3.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 148 (57.81%) 3G
2 112 (43.75%) 4G
3 76 (29.69%) GSM
4 74 (28.91%) UMTS
5 70 (27.34%) Radio Access Network
6 64 (25.00%) 2G
7 62 (24.22%) Broadband
8 59 (23.05%) Wireless
9 55 (21.48%) VoLTE
10 51 (19.92%) Internet
11 37 (14.45%) WiMAX
12 28 (10.94%) RNC
13 22 (8.59%) MVNO
13 22 (8.59%) Ethernet
14 20 (7.81%) MPLS
15 19 (7.42%) 3GPP
15 19 (7.42%) HTTP
16 18 (7.03%) Network Security
17 16 (6.25%) Software-Defined Networking
17 16 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.56%) MySQL
3 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 17 (6.64%) Subversion
2 16 (6.25%) GCC
3 15 (5.86%) GDB
3 15 (5.86%) Trac
4 3 (1.17%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.78%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.78%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 203 (79.30%) Telecoms
2 28 (10.94%) Marketing
3 13 (5.08%) Multimedia
4 9 (3.52%) Finance
5 6 (2.34%) Mandarin Language
6 5 (1.95%) Billing
7 3 (1.17%) Electronics
7 3 (1.17%) Legal
8 2 (0.78%) Retail
9 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (10.55%) Network Manager
2 24 (9.38%) Network Operator
3 22 (8.59%) Wireless Engineer
3 22 (8.59%) Architecture Manager
3 22 (8.59%) Technical Design Authority
4 21 (8.20%) Software Engineer
5 19 (7.42%) Technical Engineer
6 18 (7.03%) Service Manager
7 17 (6.64%) RAN Engineer
8 16 (6.25%) Security Architect
8 16 (6.25%) Network Architect
8 16 (6.25%) Architect
8 16 (6.25%) Network Security Architect
9 15 (5.86%) Senior Software Engineer
10 14 (5.47%) Technical Leader
11 13 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
12 12 (4.69%) Junior
13 10 (3.91%) Consultant
13 10 (3.91%) Design Engineer
14 9 (3.52%) Databuild Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.03%) STL
2 15 (5.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (1.56%) HTML
4 3 (1.17%) jQuery
5 2 (0.78%) D-Bus
5 2 (0.78%) XML
6 1 (0.39%) WPF
6 1 (0.39%) LINQ
6 1 (0.39%) .NET
6 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.39%) CSS
6 1 (0.39%) SOAP
6 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 54 (21.09%) Smartphone
2 27 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.25%) Economics
4 13 (5.08%) Visualisation
5 7 (2.73%) Digital Media
6 6 (2.34%) DTV
7 5 (1.95%) Smart Meter
8 4 (1.56%) Mobile Payment
8 4 (1.56%) User Experience
9 3 (1.17%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.78%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.78%) VHDL
10 2 (0.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (0.78%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.39%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (19.53%) Linux
2 18 (7.03%) UNIX
3 13 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.17%) Android
4 3 (1.17%) Windows
5 1 (0.39%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (17.97%) Network Architecture
2 37 (14.45%) Service Delivery
3 35 (13.67%) Project Management
4 23 (8.98%) Line Management
5 21 (8.20%) Software Engineering
6 20 (7.81%) Capacity Management
7 16 (6.25%) SWOT Analysis
8 15 (5.86%) Multithreading
8 15 (5.86%) OO
8 15 (5.86%) OOD
9 9 (3.52%) Workflow
9 9 (3.52%) Network Design
9 9 (3.52%) Network Planning
10 7 (2.73%) Logistics
10 7 (2.73%) Software Testing
10 7 (2.73%) Validation
10 7 (2.73%) Numerical Analysis
10 7 (2.73%) OpenUP
11 6 (2.34%) Business Development
11 6 (2.34%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (9.38%) C++
2 12 (4.69%) C
3 9 (3.52%) Java
4 6 (2.34%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.34%) Perl
5 5 (1.95%) C#
5 5 (1.95%) SQL
5 5 (1.95%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.95%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.17%) VBScript
6 3 (1.17%) Python
7 2 (0.78%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 43 (16.80%) Degree
2 25 (9.77%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (7.03%) CCNA
4 15 (5.86%) HND
5 14 (5.47%) HNC
6 13 (5.08%) RHCA
7 7 (2.73%) CISSP
7 7 (2.73%) CCIE
7 7 (2.73%) CCNP
8 6 (2.34%) CCDP
8 6 (2.34%) ISEB
8 6 (2.34%) JNCIE
9 3 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.78%) PMP
10 2 (0.78%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.39%) CISM
11 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.39%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (16.41%) QA
2 17 (6.64%) SLA
3 4 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (5.47%) NDS
2 13 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.78%) Netcool
3 1 (0.39%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.39%) OpenView
Vendors
1 55 (21.48%) Nokia
2 35 (13.67%) Ericsson
3 29 (11.33%) Cisco
4 28 (10.94%) Nortel
5 25 (9.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 18 (7.03%) Microsoft
7 15 (5.86%) Huawei
8 13 (5.08%) Red Hat
8 13 (5.08%) VMware
9 6 (2.34%) HP
10 5 (1.95%) Juniper
11 3 (1.17%) BT
11 3 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.78%) Cramer
12 2 (0.78%) Business Objects
12 2 (0.78%) Progress
13 1 (0.39%) Oracle
13 1 (0.39%) SAP
13 1 (0.39%) BMC
13 1 (0.39%) Amdocs
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