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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 403 324 347
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +23
Permanent jobs citing LTE 52 138 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.58% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 2.83% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22 55 57
Average salary £45,250 £51,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.13% -1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
4726 4883 5310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.01% 20.68% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3560 3795 4242
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015. 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 -73 30 £40,000 -22.33% 7
Surrey +10 11 £50,000 - 7
Hampshire +2 5 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -10 4 - -
Kent - 1 £85,000 -
LTE
England

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 93 (68.89%) Telecoms
2 72 (53.33%) 3G
3 53 (39.26%) GSM
4 45 (33.33%) UMTS
5 44 (32.59%) 2G
6 41 (30.37%) Wireless
7 40 (29.63%) 4G
8 39 (28.89%) Radio Access Network
9 29 (21.48%) Linux
10 25 (18.52%) Degree
11 24 (17.78%) QA
11 24 (17.78%) WiMAX
12 22 (16.30%) C++
12 22 (16.30%) Ericsson
13 21 (15.56%) Nokia
14 18 (13.33%) Software Engineering
14 18 (13.33%) VoLTE
15 17 (12.59%) Cisco
15 17 (12.59%) MPLS
16 15 (11.11%) Nortel
16 15 (11.11%) STL
16 15 (11.11%) RNC
17 14 (10.37%) Huawei
17 14 (10.37%) Java
18 13 (9.63%) Ethernet
18 13 (9.63%) Broadband
18 13 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
19 12 (8.89%) OO
19 12 (8.89%) Internet
20 11 (8.15%) RTP

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 (0.74%) MTS
1 1 (0.74%) TWiki
Applications
1 10 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.48%) MS Office
4 1 (0.74%) MS Project
4 1 (0.74%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.74%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.74%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 72 (53.33%) 3G
2 53 (39.26%) GSM
3 45 (33.33%) UMTS
4 44 (32.59%) 2G
5 41 (30.37%) Wireless
6 40 (29.63%) 4G
7 39 (28.89%) Radio Access Network
8 24 (17.78%) WiMAX
9 18 (13.33%) VoLTE
10 17 (12.59%) MPLS
11 15 (11.11%) RNC
12 13 (9.63%) Ethernet
12 13 (9.63%) Broadband
13 12 (8.89%) Internet
14 11 (8.15%) RTP
14 11 (8.15%) GGSN
14 11 (8.15%) RANAP
15 10 (7.41%) Asterisk PBX
15 10 (7.41%) Firewall
15 10 (7.41%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.93%) MySQL
3 1 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (8.15%) Subversion
2 10 (7.41%) Trac
3 7 (5.19%) GCC
3 7 (5.19%) GDB
4 2 (1.48%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.74%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.74%) ClearCase
General
1 93 (68.89%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.44%) Marketing
3 5 (3.70%) Electronics
4 3 (2.22%) Finance
4 3 (2.22%) Legal
5 2 (1.48%) Retail
5 2 (1.48%) Billing
6 1 (0.74%) French Language
6 1 (0.74%) German Language
6 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 13 (9.63%) Wireless Engineer
2 13 (9.63%) RAN Engineer
3 10 (7.41%) Consultant
3 10 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (5.93%) Design Engineer
4 8 (5.93%) Network Engineer
4 8 (5.93%) Senior Design Engineer
5 7 (5.19%) Support Engineer
5 7 (5.19%) Network Manager
5 7 (5.19%) Transmission Engineer
5 7 (5.19%) Transmission Planning Engineer
6 6 (4.44%) Architecture Manager
6 6 (4.44%) Marketing Consultant
6 6 (4.44%) Test Engineer
6 6 (4.44%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (4.44%) Service Manager
7 5 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (3.70%) 3G Engineer
7 5 (3.70%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.11%) STL
2 10 (7.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (2.96%) HTML
4 3 (2.22%) XML
4 3 (2.22%) SOAP
5 2 (1.48%) REST
5 2 (1.48%) J2EE
6 1 (0.74%) jQuery
6 1 (0.74%) D-Bus
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.41%) Smartphone
3 2 (1.48%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.48%) Handset
3 2 (1.48%) VHDL
3 2 (1.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (0.74%) Device Driver
4 1 (0.74%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.48%) Linux
2 10 (7.41%) Android
3 8 (5.93%) Windows
4 5 (3.70%) UNIX
5 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.74%) Debian
6 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.33%) Software Engineering
2 12 (8.89%) OO
3 11 (8.15%) Network Architecture
4 10 (7.41%) Project Management
4 10 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 9 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (6.67%) Business Development
6 8 (5.93%) Validation
6 8 (5.93%) Scrum
6 8 (5.93%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (5.93%) Capacity Management
7 7 (5.19%) OOD
7 7 (5.19%) Multithreading
8 6 (4.44%) Product Marketing
8 6 (4.44%) Competitor Analysis
8 6 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (4.44%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (4.44%) Line Management
8 6 (4.44%) Mentoring
8 6 (4.44%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.30%) C++
2 14 (10.37%) Java
3 10 (7.41%) C#
4 9 (6.67%) C
4 9 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.93%) VBScript
6 7 (5.19%) SQL
7 6 (4.44%) Perl
8 5 (3.70%) Python
9 3 (2.22%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.22%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.48%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (18.52%) Degree
2 3 (2.22%) ISEB
3 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.48%) MCP
3 2 (1.48%) CISSP
4 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.74%) CISM
4 1 (0.74%) JNCIE
4 1 (0.74%) HND
4 1 (0.74%) CCIE
4 1 (0.74%) CCNP
4 1 (0.74%) CCDP
4 1 (0.74%) CCA
4 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (17.78%) QA
2 8 (5.93%) SLA
3 5 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.48%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.70%) Iperf
2 3 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (16.30%) Ericsson
2 21 (15.56%) Nokia
3 17 (12.59%) Cisco
4 15 (11.11%) Nortel
5 14 (10.37%) Huawei
6 9 (6.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 9 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.44%) BT
7 6 (4.44%) Cramer
8 5 (3.70%) Amdocs
8 5 (3.70%) HP
8 5 (3.70%) Juniper
9 3 (2.22%) Oracle
9 3 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.48%) VMware
10 2 (1.48%) NetHawk
11 1 (0.74%) Cadence
11 1 (0.74%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.74%) EMC
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