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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 334 284 365
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +81
Permanent jobs citing LTE 108 143 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.67% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.15% 3.03% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34 75 49
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,100 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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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
5023 4726 5273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.26% 22.24% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3734 3655 4307
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -8 84 £35,000 -30.00% 11
Surrey -15 14 £45,000 -21.73% 8
Buckinghamshire -15 6 £70,000 +16.66%
Hampshire -14 5 - - 2
West Sussex - 2 £37,500 -
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England

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 185 (78.39%) Telecoms
2 113 (47.88%) 3G
3 89 (37.71%) 4G
4 76 (32.20%) UMTS
5 71 (30.08%) GSM
6 59 (25.00%) Broadband
7 54 (22.88%) VoLTE
8 53 (22.46%) Smartphone
9 50 (21.19%) Radio Access Network
10 49 (20.76%) Internet
11 44 (18.64%) Linux
12 34 (14.41%) 2G
13 33 (13.98%) Network Architecture
14 32 (13.56%) Project Management
14 32 (13.56%) Cisco
15 30 (12.71%) Billing
16 29 (12.29%) VoIP
17 28 (11.86%) C++
17 28 (11.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
18 26 (11.02%) Software Engineering
18 26 (11.02%) Degree
19 24 (10.17%) Wireless
19 24 (10.17%) OO
19 24 (10.17%) Retail
20 22 (9.32%) Marketing
20 22 (9.32%) QA
21 20 (8.47%) Finance
21 20 (8.47%) Service Delivery
22 19 (8.05%) Validation
22 19 (8.05%) Capacity Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Applications
1 10 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (6.36%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 113 (47.88%) 3G
2 89 (37.71%) 4G
3 76 (32.20%) UMTS
4 71 (30.08%) GSM
5 59 (25.00%) Broadband
6 54 (22.88%) VoLTE
7 50 (21.19%) Radio Access Network
8 49 (20.76%) Internet
9 34 (14.41%) 2G
10 29 (12.29%) VoIP
11 24 (10.17%) Wireless
12 17 (7.20%) GPRS
13 15 (6.36%) PBX
13 15 (6.36%) RTP
13 15 (6.36%) RANAP
13 15 (6.36%) Asterisk PBX
14 14 (5.93%) MGW
14 14 (5.93%) Firewall
15 13 (5.51%) MPLS
15 13 (5.51%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.69%) Big Data
2 2 (0.85%) MySQL
3 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (6.36%) TestDirector
1 15 (6.36%) Subversion
1 15 (6.36%) GCC
1 15 (6.36%) GDB
1 15 (6.36%) Trac
2 1 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 185 (78.39%) Telecoms
2 30 (12.71%) Billing
3 24 (10.17%) Retail
4 22 (9.32%) Marketing
5 20 (8.47%) Finance
6 7 (2.97%) Multimedia
7 5 (2.12%) Mandarin Language
8 3 (1.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 30 (12.71%) Design Engineer
2 28 (11.86%) Network Manager
3 25 (10.59%) Software Engineer
4 22 (9.32%) Service Manager
4 22 (9.32%) Network Operator
4 22 (9.32%) Senior Design Engineer
5 18 (7.63%) Architecture Manager
6 15 (6.36%) Manual Test Analyst
6 15 (6.36%) Analyst
6 15 (6.36%) Test Analyst
7 12 (5.08%) Architect
7 12 (5.08%) Technical Design Authority
8 11 (4.66%) Consultant
8 11 (4.66%) Network Engineer
9 10 (4.24%) Technical Engineer
9 10 (4.24%) Performance Manager
9 10 (4.24%) IP Engineer
9 10 (4.24%) Voice Engineer
10 9 (3.81%) Senior IP Engineer
10 9 (3.81%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.36%) STL
1 15 (6.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (0.85%) .NET
2 2 (0.85%) WPF
2 2 (0.85%) LINQ
3 1 (0.42%) jQuery
3 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.42%) XML
3 1 (0.42%) WinForms
3 1 (0.42%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 53 (22.46%) Smartphone
2 7 (2.97%) Economics
2 7 (2.97%) Visualisation
2 7 (2.97%) Digital Media
3 6 (2.54%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.54%) Smart Meter
4 5 (2.12%) DTV
4 5 (2.12%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.42%) Handset
6 1 (0.42%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 44 (18.64%) Linux
2 11 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (4.66%) Windows
3 9 (3.81%) UNIX
4 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (13.98%) Network Architecture
2 32 (13.56%) Project Management
3 26 (11.02%) Software Engineering
4 24 (10.17%) OO
5 20 (8.47%) Service Delivery
6 19 (8.05%) Validation
6 19 (8.05%) Capacity Management
7 16 (6.78%) Software Testing
8 15 (6.36%) OOD
9 13 (5.51%) Network Design
10 12 (5.08%) Service Management
10 12 (5.08%) Network Management
11 9 (3.81%) UML
12 8 (3.39%) ITIL
12 8 (3.39%) Network Planning
12 8 (3.39%) Logistics
12 8 (3.39%) Performance Management
13 7 (2.97%) Product Management
13 7 (2.97%) SWOT Analysis
14 6 (2.54%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (11.86%) C++
2 12 (5.08%) SQL
3 8 (3.39%) Python
3 8 (3.39%) C#
4 6 (2.54%) Java
5 5 (2.12%) C
5 5 (2.12%) Perl
6 3 (1.27%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.27%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (11.02%) Degree
2 16 (6.78%) ISEB
3 15 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (6.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 14 (5.93%) CCNA
5 13 (5.51%) HNC
5 13 (5.51%) HND
6 7 (2.97%) RHCA
7 4 (1.69%) RHCE
8 3 (1.27%) PMP
8 3 (1.27%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.85%) MBA
9 2 (0.85%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.85%) CCIE
9 2 (0.85%) CCNP
10 1 (0.42%) CCIP
10 1 (0.42%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.32%) QA
2 9 (3.81%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (5.51%) NDS
2 7 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (6.36%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.97%) Netcool
3 4 (1.69%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 32 (13.56%) Cisco
2 28 (11.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 15 (6.36%) HP
3 15 (6.36%) Nokia
4 14 (5.93%) Huawei
5 12 (5.08%) Juniper
6 11 (4.66%) Red Hat
7 10 (4.24%) Ericsson
8 7 (2.97%) VMware
8 7 (2.97%) Microsoft
8 7 (2.97%) Business Objects
9 4 (1.69%) Oracle
9 4 (1.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 4 (1.69%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.42%) Cramer
10 1 (0.42%) Greenplum
10 1 (0.42%) Nortel
10 1 (0.42%) Splunk
10 1 (0.42%) Talend
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