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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 395 349 286
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -63
Permanent jobs citing LTE 49 109 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.49% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.12% 2.16% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 39 34 75
Average salary £52,500 £38,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -23.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £26,500 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £71,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -10.52%
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
4384 5038 4753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.80% 22.61% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3519 3731 3679
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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 £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 August 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 August 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 -43 32 £57,500 +64.28% 4
Surrey -5 7 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Hampshire +26 6 £52,500 - 2
Kent - 3 £32,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £55,000 -
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England

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 65 (65.66%) Telecoms
2 57 (57.58%) GSM
3 52 (52.53%) UMTS
4 47 (47.47%) 3G
5 35 (35.35%) Wireless
6 32 (32.32%) 2G
7 29 (29.29%) Degree
8 27 (27.27%) 4G
9 25 (25.25%) Radio Access Network
10 23 (23.23%) Linux
11 19 (19.19%) Windows
11 19 (19.19%) Software Engineering
12 17 (17.17%) SQL
13 16 (16.16%) Electronics
14 14 (14.14%) C#
15 13 (13.13%) C++
15 13 (13.13%) Python
15 13 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (12.12%) Computer Science
16 12 (12.12%) Ericsson
17 11 (11.11%) LAN
17 11 (11.11%) UNIX
17 11 (11.11%) Cisco
17 11 (11.11%) Handset
18 10 (10.10%) WiMAX
18 10 (10.10%) Marketing
18 10 (10.10%) .NET
19 9 (9.09%) SCTP
19 9 (9.09%) Cramer

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 5 (5.05%) SAS
2 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.01%) Apache
3 1 (1.01%) MTS
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (1.01%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.01%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 57 (57.58%) GSM
2 52 (52.53%) UMTS
3 47 (47.47%) 3G
4 35 (35.35%) Wireless
5 32 (32.32%) 2G
6 27 (27.27%) 4G
7 25 (25.25%) Radio Access Network
8 11 (11.11%) LAN
9 10 (10.10%) WiMAX
10 9 (9.09%) SCTP
11 8 (8.08%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (8.08%) VoIP
12 7 (7.07%) CDMA
12 7 (7.07%) 3GPP
12 7 (7.07%) TCP/IP
12 7 (7.07%) VPN
12 7 (7.07%) SS7
12 7 (7.07%) IPsec
13 6 (6.06%) TCAP
13 6 (6.06%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.05%) Big Data
2 4 (4.04%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.02%) HBase
3 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.01%) MySQL
4 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) NetBeans
1 3 (3.03%) Subversion
1 3 (3.03%) Maven
1 3 (3.03%) JIRA
1 3 (3.03%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.02%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.02%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.02%) Trac
3 1 (1.01%) ClearQuest
General
1 65 (65.66%) Telecoms
2 16 (16.16%) Electronics
3 10 (10.10%) Marketing
4 2 (2.02%) Games
4 2 (2.02%) Legal
4 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Publishing
5 1 (1.01%) French Language
5 1 (1.01%) German Language
Job Titles
1 12 (12.12%) Software Engineer
2 9 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 9 (9.09%) Sales Manager
3 7 (7.07%) Telecoms Engineer
4 5 (5.05%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (5.05%) Transmission Engineer
4 5 (5.05%) Transmission Planning Engineer
4 5 (5.05%) Developer
4 5 (5.05%) Network Engineer
4 5 (5.05%) Research Engineer
5 4 (4.04%) Principle Engineer
5 4 (4.04%) Test Engineer
6 3 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (3.03%) Senior Developer
6 3 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (3.03%) Analyst
6 3 (3.03%) Software Developer
6 3 (3.03%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (3.03%) Technical Leader
6 3 (3.03%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.10%) .NET
2 6 (6.06%) COM
3 5 (5.05%) Web Services
4 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.04%) jQuery
4 4 (4.04%) RESTful
4 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (3.03%) Spring
6 2 (2.02%) REST
6 2 (2.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (1.01%) HTML5
7 1 (1.01%) 802.1X
7 1 (1.01%) HTML
7 1 (1.01%) J2EE
7 1 (1.01%) XML
7 1 (1.01%) SOAP
7 1 (1.01%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 11 (11.11%) Handset
4 9 (9.09%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.04%) GIS
6 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.01%) User Experience
7 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.01%) Statistics
7 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.23%) Linux
2 19 (19.19%) Windows
3 11 (11.11%) UNIX
4 6 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.04%) Solaris
6 3 (3.03%) Android
6 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.01%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.01%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.01%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.19%) Software Engineering
2 13 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (6.06%) Scrum
3 6 (6.06%) Validation
3 6 (6.06%) Network Planning
3 6 (6.06%) BDD
4 5 (5.05%) SDLC
4 5 (5.05%) Network Design
4 5 (5.05%) OO
4 5 (5.05%) CRM
5 4 (4.04%) Project Management
5 4 (4.04%) Test Planning
5 4 (4.04%) Capacity Management
5 4 (4.04%) Test Automation
6 3 (3.03%) Kanban
6 3 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.03%) Software Deployment
6 3 (3.03%) ETL
6 3 (3.03%) Regression Testing
6 3 (3.03%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.17%) SQL
2 14 (14.14%) C#
3 13 (13.13%) C++
3 13 (13.13%) Python
4 9 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 8 (8.08%) Java
6 7 (7.07%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.07%) Perl
7 6 (6.06%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.04%) C
9 3 (3.03%) MATLAB
9 3 (3.03%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.01%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (29.29%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.03%) ISEB
4 2 (2.02%) CISSP
4 2 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.02%) CISM
4 2 (2.02%) JNCIS
4 2 (2.02%) JNCIE
4 2 (2.02%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.02%) MCP
4 2 (2.02%) CCIE
4 2 (2.02%) CCNP
4 2 (2.02%) CCDP
4 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.02%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) QA
2 2 (2.02%) SLA
2 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.01%) Iperf
Vendors
1 12 (12.12%) Ericsson
2 11 (11.11%) Cisco
3 9 (9.09%) Cramer
4 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.08%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 6 (6.06%) Amdocs
6 5 (5.05%) Oracle
6 5 (5.05%) Nokia
7 4 (4.04%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (3.03%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 3 (3.03%) ComArch
9 2 (2.02%) Huawei
9 2 (2.02%) Juniper
9 2 (2.02%) Sun
9 2 (2.02%) BT
9 2 (2.02%) MKS
9 2 (2.02%) Siemens
10 1 (1.01%) Mapinfo
10 1 (1.01%) Anite
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