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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 382 327 335
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +8
Permanent jobs citing LTE 51 128 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.55% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.14% 2.61% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 25 39 57
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £70,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -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
4472 4910 5245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.56% 21.22% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3423 3848 4229
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 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 -68 28 £40,000 -27.27% 12
Surrey +23 12 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Hampshire 0 4 - -
Buckinghamshire -19 3 - -
West Sussex +1 2 £30,000 -20.00%
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
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England

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 64 (64.00%) Telecoms
2 48 (48.00%) GSM
3 47 (47.00%) 3G
4 42 (42.00%) UMTS
5 34 (34.00%) Wireless
6 32 (32.00%) 2G
7 27 (27.00%) Radio Access Network
8 25 (25.00%) 4G
8 25 (25.00%) Linux
9 18 (18.00%) VoLTE
10 17 (17.00%) WiMAX
10 17 (17.00%) Ericsson
11 16 (16.00%) C++
11 16 (16.00%) Degree
12 15 (15.00%) QA
13 13 (13.00%) Nokia
14 12 (12.00%) Cisco
14 12 (12.00%) Software Engineering
15 11 (11.00%) SCTP
15 11 (11.00%) Java
16 10 (10.00%) STL
16 10 (10.00%) Ethernet
16 10 (10.00%) TCP/IP
16 10 (10.00%) MPLS
16 10 (10.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
16 10 (10.00%) Diameter Protocol
16 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (9.00%) RNC
17 9 (9.00%) Business Development
17 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (1.00%) MTS
Applications
1 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.00%) MS Project
3 1 (1.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (1.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 48 (48.00%) GSM
2 47 (47.00%) 3G
3 42 (42.00%) UMTS
4 34 (34.00%) Wireless
5 32 (32.00%) 2G
6 27 (27.00%) Radio Access Network
7 25 (25.00%) 4G
8 18 (18.00%) VoLTE
9 17 (17.00%) WiMAX
10 11 (11.00%) SCTP
11 10 (10.00%) Ethernet
11 10 (10.00%) TCP/IP
11 10 (10.00%) MPLS
11 10 (10.00%) Diameter Protocol
12 9 (9.00%) RNC
12 9 (9.00%) GPRS
13 8 (8.00%) VPN
13 8 (8.00%) VoIP
14 7 (7.00%) RANAP
14 7 (7.00%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.00%) MySQL
3 1 (1.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Trac
1 6 (6.00%) Subversion
2 3 (3.00%) GCC
2 3 (3.00%) GDB
3 1 (1.00%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.00%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.00%) ClearCase
General
1 64 (64.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.00%) Electronics
2 6 (6.00%) Marketing
3 2 (2.00%) Games
3 2 (2.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.00%) Legal
4 1 (1.00%) French Language
4 1 (1.00%) German Language
4 1 (1.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.00%) Billing
4 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (9.00%) Software Engineer
1 9 (9.00%) Consultant
1 9 (9.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (7.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 7 (7.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 7 (7.00%) Transmission Engineer
2 7 (7.00%) Transmission Planning Engineer
2 7 (7.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (6.00%) Test Engineer
3 6 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (6.00%) Marketing Consultant
3 6 (6.00%) RAN Engineer
4 5 (5.00%) Research Engineer
4 5 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (4.00%) Design Engineer
6 3 (3.00%) Technical Leader
6 3 (3.00%) 3G Engineer
6 3 (3.00%) Senior Design Engineer
6 3 (3.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (3.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.00%) STL
2 6 (6.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (2.00%) HTML
3 2 (2.00%) J2EE
3 2 (2.00%) SOAP
3 2 (2.00%) XML
3 2 (2.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.00%) Handset
3 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.00%) User Experience
3 1 (1.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.00%) Linux
2 9 (9.00%) Android
3 7 (7.00%) Windows
4 5 (5.00%) UNIX
5 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (9.00%) Business Development
4 8 (8.00%) OO
4 8 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (8.00%) Capacity Management
5 7 (7.00%) Scrum
6 6 (6.00%) Validation
6 6 (6.00%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.00%) Market Research
6 6 (6.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (6.00%) Coaching
6 6 (6.00%) Product Marketing
6 6 (6.00%) Competitor Analysis
7 5 (5.00%) Mobile Development
7 5 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (3.00%) Multithreading
8 3 (3.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.00%) C++
2 11 (11.00%) Java
3 9 (9.00%) Python
3 9 (9.00%) C#
3 9 (9.00%) Perl
4 8 (8.00%) SQL
4 8 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.00%) VBScript
6 6 (6.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.00%) C
8 3 (3.00%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.00%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.00%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (16.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) MCP
2 2 (2.00%) ISEB
2 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.00%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.00%) QA
2 6 (6.00%) SLA
3 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) Iperf
2 2 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (17.00%) Ericsson
2 13 (13.00%) Nokia
3 12 (12.00%) Cisco
4 10 (10.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 8 (8.00%) Nortel
5 8 (8.00%) Huawei
6 6 (6.00%) Cramer
6 6 (6.00%) BT
6 6 (6.00%) Amdocs
7 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.00%) HP
8 3 (3.00%) Oracle
9 2 (2.00%) VMware
9 2 (2.00%) NetHawk
10 1 (1.00%) Mapinfo
10 1 (1.00%) EMC
10 1 (1.00%) Anite
10 1 (1.00%) Cadence
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Slough
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefónica
Salary: £49 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Weybridge
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Shares
Posted: 22 days ago