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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 318 279 368
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +89
Permanent jobs citing LTE 120 160 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.55% 0.76% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.45% 3.44% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 40 82 49
Average salary £39,250 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.50% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +10.46%
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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
4907 4650 5394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.60% 21.98% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3629 3610 4425
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
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

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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 17 September 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 17 September 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 94 £35,000 -30.00% 17
Surrey -9 15 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Buckinghamshire -12 6 £70,000 -6.66%
Hampshire -3 5 - - 2
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 17 September 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.

1 183 (79.91%) Telecoms
2 120 (52.40%) 3G
3 95 (41.48%) 4G
4 67 (29.26%) UMTS
5 65 (28.38%) Broadband
6 61 (26.64%) GSM
7 59 (25.76%) Smartphone
8 57 (24.89%) Radio Access Network
9 56 (24.45%) Internet
10 53 (23.14%) VoLTE
11 43 (18.78%) Linux
12 38 (16.59%) Network Architecture
13 33 (14.41%) Project Management
14 32 (13.97%) Cisco
14 32 (13.97%) 2G
15 29 (12.66%) C++
15 29 (12.66%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
16 27 (11.79%) VoIP
16 27 (11.79%) Software Engineering
17 26 (11.35%) Marketing
18 24 (10.48%) OO
18 24 (10.48%) Billing
19 23 (10.04%) Wireless
19 23 (10.04%) Line Management
20 21 (9.17%) Service Delivery
21 20 (8.73%) Nokia
22 18 (7.86%) Retail
22 18 (7.86%) Degree
22 18 (7.86%) Capacity Management
23 17 (7.42%) Validation

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 6 (2.62%) MS Office
2 5 (2.18%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.93%) JDE OneWorld
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 120 (52.40%) 3G
2 95 (41.48%) 4G
3 67 (29.26%) UMTS
4 65 (28.38%) Broadband
5 61 (26.64%) GSM
6 57 (24.89%) Radio Access Network
7 56 (24.45%) Internet
8 53 (23.14%) VoLTE
9 32 (13.97%) 2G
10 27 (11.79%) VoIP
11 23 (10.04%) Wireless
12 16 (6.99%) MGW
13 15 (6.55%) Asterisk PBX
13 15 (6.55%) MVNO
13 15 (6.55%) RANAP
13 15 (6.55%) PBX
13 15 (6.55%) RTP
14 14 (6.11%) Firewall
15 13 (5.68%) GGSN
15 13 (5.68%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.87%) Big Data
2 1 (0.44%) MySQL
2 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 16 (6.99%) GCC
2 15 (6.55%) GDB
2 15 (6.55%) Trac
2 15 (6.55%) Subversion
3 10 (4.37%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 183 (79.91%) Telecoms
2 26 (11.35%) Marketing
3 24 (10.48%) Billing
4 18 (7.86%) Retail
5 15 (6.55%) Finance
6 10 (4.37%) Multimedia
7 5 (2.18%) Mandarin Language
8 3 (1.31%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
9 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (12.66%) Design Engineer
2 28 (12.23%) Network Manager
3 26 (11.35%) Software Engineer
4 25 (10.92%) Network Operator
5 22 (9.61%) Service Manager
5 22 (9.61%) Senior Design Engineer
6 21 (9.17%) Architecture Manager
7 13 (5.68%) Technical Design Authority
7 13 (5.68%) Architect
8 12 (5.24%) Analyst
9 11 (4.80%) Network Architect
10 10 (4.37%) Technical Leader
10 10 (4.37%) Security Architect
10 10 (4.37%) Linux Engineer
10 10 (4.37%) Test Analyst
10 10 (4.37%) Consultant
10 10 (4.37%) Network Engineer
10 10 (4.37%) Technical Engineer
10 10 (4.37%) Network Security Architect
11 9 (3.93%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.55%) STL
1 15 (6.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (0.87%) .NET
2 2 (0.87%) WPF
2 2 (0.87%) LINQ
3 1 (0.44%) jQuery
3 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.44%) CSS
3 1 (0.44%) XML
3 1 (0.44%) WinForms
3 1 (0.44%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.44%) HTML5
3 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (0.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 59 (25.76%) Smartphone
2 12 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.37%) Visualisation
3 10 (4.37%) Economics
4 7 (3.06%) Digital Media
5 6 (2.62%) Smart Meter
5 6 (2.62%) DTV
6 4 (1.75%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (1.75%) User Experience
7 3 (1.31%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.44%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.44%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.44%) Handset
9 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 43 (18.78%) Linux
2 11 (4.80%) Windows
3 10 (4.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (3.93%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (16.59%) Network Architecture
2 33 (14.41%) Project Management
3 27 (11.79%) Software Engineering
4 24 (10.48%) OO
5 23 (10.04%) Line Management
6 21 (9.17%) Service Delivery
7 18 (7.86%) Capacity Management
8 17 (7.42%) Validation
9 15 (6.55%) OOD
10 13 (5.68%) Network Management
11 12 (5.24%) Network Design
11 12 (5.24%) Software Testing
12 10 (4.37%) ITIL
12 10 (4.37%) Service Management
12 10 (4.37%) UML
12 10 (4.37%) Test Planning
12 10 (4.37%) SWOT Analysis
13 9 (3.93%) Network Planning
14 8 (3.49%) Logistics
14 8 (3.49%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.66%) C++
2 9 (3.93%) SQL
3 8 (3.49%) Python
3 8 (3.49%) C#
4 6 (2.62%) C
4 6 (2.62%) Perl
5 5 (2.18%) Java
6 4 (1.75%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.31%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.44%) PHP
8 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (7.86%) Degree
2 15 (6.55%) HNC
2 15 (6.55%) HND
3 13 (5.68%) ISEB
3 13 (5.68%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (5.24%) CCNA
5 10 (4.37%) RHCA
5 10 (4.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.31%) PMP
6 3 (1.31%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.87%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.87%) CCIE
7 2 (0.87%) CCNP
8 1 (0.44%) CCIP
8 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.44%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.42%) QA
2 9 (3.93%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (6.55%) NDS
2 10 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (4.37%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.18%) Netcool
3 4 (1.75%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.44%) OpenView
Vendors
1 32 (13.97%) Cisco
2 29 (12.66%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 20 (8.73%) Nokia
4 14 (6.11%) Huawei
5 12 (5.24%) Juniper
6 11 (4.80%) HP
6 11 (4.80%) Ericsson
7 10 (4.37%) VMware
7 10 (4.37%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.06%) Microsoft
9 5 (2.18%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 4 (1.75%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.31%) Oracle
12 2 (0.87%) Cramer
13 1 (0.44%) Greenplum
13 1 (0.44%) Talend
13 1 (0.44%) Amdocs
13 1 (0.44%) ComArch
13 1 (0.44%) Remedy
Southampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Paramount Enterprizes Limited
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefónica
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + £6K Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £70000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: 11 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Shares
Posted: 20 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 20 days ago
Guildford
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Emsworth
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Chertsey
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + car, fuel, bonus, pension
Posted: 27 days ago