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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 401 340 323
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -17
Permanent jobs citing LTE 42 104 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.46% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 2.08% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 67
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £76,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.25%
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
4391 4990 5120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.17% 22.03% 23.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3521 3755 3985
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 July 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 31 July 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
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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 -53 29 £66,000 +70.32% 6
Surrey +16 8 £57,500 +21.05% 8
West Sussex +6 2 £30,000 -20.00%
Oxfordshire - 2 £55,000 -
Kent - 1 £32,000 - 2
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England

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 60 (64.52%) Telecoms
2 52 (55.91%) GSM
3 46 (49.46%) UMTS
4 41 (44.09%) 3G
5 34 (36.56%) Wireless
6 27 (29.03%) 2G
7 26 (27.96%) Radio Access Network
8 25 (26.88%) 4G
9 21 (22.58%) Degree
10 17 (18.28%) Linux
11 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (13.98%) Software Engineering
12 13 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (13.98%) SQL
13 12 (12.90%) Ericsson
13 12 (12.90%) Electronics
13 12 (12.90%) VoLTE
14 11 (11.83%) Marketing
14 11 (11.83%) Windows
14 11 (11.83%) C++
14 11 (11.83%) Python
15 10 (10.75%) C#
15 10 (10.75%) LAN
15 10 (10.75%) Cisco
15 10 (10.75%) WiMAX
15 10 (10.75%) SCTP
16 9 (9.68%) Computer Science
16 9 (9.68%) QA
16 9 (9.68%) Perl
17 8 (8.60%) Java

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (1.08%) MTS
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 52 (55.91%) GSM
2 46 (49.46%) UMTS
3 41 (44.09%) 3G
4 34 (36.56%) Wireless
5 27 (29.03%) 2G
6 26 (27.96%) Radio Access Network
7 25 (26.88%) 4G
8 12 (12.90%) VoLTE
9 10 (10.75%) WiMAX
9 10 (10.75%) SCTP
9 10 (10.75%) LAN
10 8 (8.60%) TCP/IP
11 7 (7.53%) VoIP
11 7 (7.53%) 3GPP
11 7 (7.53%) MPLS
11 7 (7.53%) Diameter Protocol
11 7 (7.53%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (6.45%) M3UA
12 6 (6.45%) RANAP
12 6 (6.45%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) MySQL
1 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.15%) HBase
3 2 (2.15%) Big Data
3 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Subversion
1 3 (3.23%) Trac
2 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.15%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.08%) Maven
3 1 (1.08%) JIRA
3 1 (1.08%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.08%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.08%) NetBeans
General
1 60 (64.52%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.90%) Electronics
3 11 (11.83%) Marketing
4 2 (2.15%) Games
4 2 (2.15%) Legal
5 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Publishing
5 1 (1.08%) French Language
5 1 (1.08%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (10.75%) Software Engineer
2 8 (8.60%) Sales Manager
3 7 (7.53%) Support Engineer
3 7 (7.53%) Telecoms Engineer
4 6 (6.45%) Research Engineer
5 5 (5.38%) Network Engineer
5 5 (5.38%) Test Engineer
5 5 (5.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (4.30%) Consultant
7 3 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (3.23%) Developer
7 3 (3.23%) Transmission Engineer
7 3 (3.23%) Transmission Planning Engineer
7 3 (3.23%) Technical Leader
7 3 (3.23%) Wireless Engineer
7 3 (3.23%) Marketing Consultant
8 2 (2.15%) Head of Technology
8 2 (2.15%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (2.15%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (2.15%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) STL
2 3 (3.23%) Web Services
2 3 (3.23%) .NET
2 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.23%) jQuery
2 3 (3.23%) RESTful
2 3 (3.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.15%) HTML
3 2 (2.15%) XML
4 1 (1.08%) Spring
4 1 (1.08%) SOAP
4 1 (1.08%) J2EE
4 1 (1.08%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.60%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.38%) Handset
5 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.28%) Linux
2 11 (11.83%) Windows
3 7 (7.53%) UNIX
4 5 (5.38%) Android
5 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.08%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (13.98%) Software Engineering
2 7 (7.53%) Scrum
3 6 (6.45%) OO
3 6 (6.45%) Business Development
4 5 (5.38%) Network Planning
4 5 (5.38%) Validation
4 5 (5.38%) BDD
5 4 (4.30%) Network Design
5 4 (4.30%) Test Automation
6 3 (3.23%) Market Research
6 3 (3.23%) Test Scripting
6 3 (3.23%) Product Marketing
6 3 (3.23%) Competitor Analysis
6 3 (3.23%) Regression Testing
6 3 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.23%) Capacity Management
6 3 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.23%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.98%) SQL
2 11 (11.83%) Python
2 11 (11.83%) C++
3 10 (10.75%) C#
4 9 (9.68%) Perl
5 8 (8.60%) Java
5 8 (8.60%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.53%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.30%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.30%) VBScript
8 3 (3.23%) C
8 3 (3.23%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.08%) VB
9 1 (1.08%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 21 (22.58%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.23%) ISEB
3 2 (2.15%) MCP
3 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) PhD
4 1 (1.08%) CCIE
4 1 (1.08%) CCNP
4 1 (1.08%) CCDP
4 1 (1.08%) CCA
4 1 (1.08%) CISSP
4 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.08%) CISM
4 1 (1.08%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.08%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) QA
2 4 (4.30%) SLA
3 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.08%) Iperf
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Ericsson
2 10 (10.75%) Cisco
3 8 (8.60%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 7 (7.53%) Nokia
5 6 (6.45%) Cramer
5 6 (6.45%) Amdocs
6 3 (3.23%) Nortel
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle
7 2 (2.15%) BT
7 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.15%) NetHawk
7 2 (2.15%) Huawei
8 1 (1.08%) HP
8 1 (1.08%) EMC
8 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.08%) Mapinfo
8 1 (1.08%) Juniper
8 1 (1.08%) Cadence
8 1 (1.08%) Anite
8 1 (1.08%) VMware
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