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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 297 267 356
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +89
Permanent jobs citing LTE 143 165 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.76% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.93% 3.54% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 45 76 68
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +6.66%
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
4887 4658 5238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.37% 21.44% 23.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3647 3618 4242
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £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 31 October 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 31 October 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
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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 +26 116 £41,250 -17.50% 7
Surrey -11 19 £49,500 -3.41% 5
Hampshire -1 4 £42,000 -6.66%
Buckinghamshire -28 4 £51,000 -32.00%
West Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
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England

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 196 (79.67%) Telecoms
2 148 (60.16%) 3G
3 108 (43.90%) 4G
4 74 (30.08%) UMTS
5 69 (28.05%) Broadband
5 69 (28.05%) GSM
6 63 (25.61%) Smartphone
6 63 (25.61%) VoLTE
7 62 (25.20%) Radio Access Network
8 60 (24.39%) Internet
9 49 (19.92%) Linux
10 48 (19.51%) 2G
11 45 (18.29%) Nokia
12 44 (17.89%) Network Architecture
13 43 (17.48%) Wireless
14 39 (15.85%) Service Delivery
15 34 (13.82%) Project Management
16 32 (13.01%) Degree
17 30 (12.20%) Marketing
17 30 (12.20%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
18 29 (11.79%) QA
19 27 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
20 26 (10.57%) Ericsson
21 25 (10.16%) WiMAX
22 24 (9.76%) Cisco
23 23 (9.35%) C++
23 23 (9.35%) Line Management
23 23 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
24 22 (8.94%) MVNO
25 21 (8.54%) Software Engineering

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 1 (0.41%) TWiki
Applications
1 8 (3.25%) MS Office
2 4 (1.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 148 (60.16%) 3G
2 108 (43.90%) 4G
3 74 (30.08%) UMTS
4 69 (28.05%) Broadband
4 69 (28.05%) GSM
5 63 (25.61%) VoLTE
6 62 (25.20%) Radio Access Network
7 60 (24.39%) Internet
8 48 (19.51%) 2G
9 43 (17.48%) Wireless
10 25 (10.16%) WiMAX
11 22 (8.94%) MVNO
12 19 (7.72%) RNC
13 18 (7.32%) Network Security
13 18 (7.32%) Ethernet
13 18 (7.32%) HTTP
13 18 (7.32%) 3GPP
14 16 (6.50%) IPv6
14 16 (6.50%) MGW
14 16 (6.50%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.41%) MySQL
1 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 15 (6.10%) Subversion
1 15 (6.10%) GCC
2 14 (5.69%) GDB
2 14 (5.69%) Trac
3 3 (1.22%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
General
1 196 (79.67%) Telecoms
2 30 (12.20%) Marketing
3 13 (5.28%) Multimedia
4 9 (3.66%) Finance
5 7 (2.85%) Billing
6 6 (2.44%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (0.81%) Retail
8 1 (0.41%) Electronics
8 1 (0.41%) Legal
8 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (10.98%) Network Manager
2 26 (10.57%) Network Operator
3 22 (8.94%) Architecture Manager
4 21 (8.54%) Software Engineer
5 20 (8.13%) Service Manager
6 17 (6.91%) Architect
6 17 (6.91%) Technical Leader
6 17 (6.91%) Technical Design Authority
7 16 (6.50%) Network Security Architect
7 16 (6.50%) Technical Engineer
7 16 (6.50%) Security Architect
7 16 (6.50%) Network Architect
7 16 (6.50%) Design Engineer
8 15 (6.10%) Wireless Engineer
9 13 (5.28%) Linux Engineer
10 12 (4.88%) Junior
11 11 (4.47%) Senior Software Engineer
11 11 (4.47%) Senior Design Engineer
12 9 (3.66%) Databuild Engineer
12 9 (3.66%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.69%) STL
1 14 (5.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (0.81%) jQuery
2 2 (0.81%) HTML
3 1 (0.41%) .NET
3 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.41%) CSS
3 1 (0.41%) XML
3 1 (0.41%) WPF
3 1 (0.41%) LINQ
3 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.41%) HTML5
3 1 (0.41%) D-Bus
3 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 63 (25.61%) Smartphone
2 23 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.50%) Economics
4 13 (5.28%) Visualisation
5 7 (2.85%) Digital Media
6 6 (2.44%) Smart Meter
6 6 (2.44%) DTV
7 4 (1.63%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (1.63%) User Experience
8 2 (0.81%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.41%) Handset
9 1 (0.41%) VHDL
9 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.41%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 49 (19.92%) Linux
2 19 (7.72%) UNIX
3 13 (5.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.63%) Windows
5 1 (0.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (17.89%) Network Architecture
2 39 (15.85%) Service Delivery
3 34 (13.82%) Project Management
4 23 (9.35%) Line Management
5 21 (8.54%) Software Engineering
6 20 (8.13%) Capacity Management
7 17 (6.91%) OO
8 16 (6.50%) SWOT Analysis
9 14 (5.69%) OOD
10 12 (4.88%) Network Design
10 12 (4.88%) Validation
11 11 (4.47%) Multithreading
12 9 (3.66%) Workflow
13 8 (3.25%) Network Planning
13 8 (3.25%) ITIL
14 7 (2.85%) Logistics
15 6 (2.44%) Numerical Analysis
16 5 (2.03%) Software Testing
16 5 (2.03%) Business Development
16 5 (2.03%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 23 (9.35%) C++
2 7 (2.85%) C
2 7 (2.85%) Perl
3 5 (2.03%) Bash Shell
3 5 (2.03%) Java
3 5 (2.03%) SQL
4 4 (1.63%) Python
4 4 (1.63%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.22%) C#
6 2 (0.81%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (13.01%) Degree
2 27 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (8.13%) HNC
3 20 (8.13%) HND
3 20 (8.13%) CCNA
4 13 (5.28%) RHCA
5 8 (3.25%) CCIE
5 8 (3.25%) CCNP
6 6 (2.44%) CCDP
6 6 (2.44%) ISEB
6 6 (2.44%) CISSP
6 6 (2.44%) JNCIE
7 3 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.81%) PMP
8 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.41%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.79%) QA
2 17 (6.91%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (8.13%) NDS
2 13 (5.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.81%) Netcool
3 1 (0.41%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.41%) OpenView
Vendors
1 45 (18.29%) Nokia
2 30 (12.20%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 26 (10.57%) Ericsson
4 24 (9.76%) Cisco
5 19 (7.72%) Nortel
6 13 (5.28%) Microsoft
6 13 (5.28%) Red Hat
6 13 (5.28%) VMware
7 7 (2.85%) Huawei
8 4 (1.63%) HP
9 3 (1.22%) Oracle
10 2 (0.81%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 2 (0.81%) Progress
10 2 (0.81%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.41%) Remedy
11 1 (0.41%) BT
11 1 (0.41%) Cramer
11 1 (0.41%) Amdocs
11 1 (0.41%) ComArch
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