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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 444 380 346
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -34
Permanent jobs citing LTE 20 77 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.38% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.50% 1.69% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 54
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.44%
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
4003 4548 4231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.68% 22.20% 21.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3389 3483 3321
Average salary £45,000 £42,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.50% -3.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £25,000
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

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Surrey -1 8 £45,000 -7.69% 3
Berkshire -45 8 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Hampshire +11 2 £70,000 +60.91% 1
Buckinghamshire -15 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
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England

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 37 (68.52%) Telecoms
2 25 (46.30%) 3G
2 25 (46.30%) UMTS
3 23 (42.59%) GSM
4 20 (37.04%) Wireless
5 17 (31.48%) Linux
6 14 (25.93%) 2G
7 13 (24.07%) 4G
8 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 11 (20.37%) TETRA
9 11 (20.37%) Windows
9 11 (20.37%) 3GPP
10 10 (18.52%) Cisco
10 10 (18.52%) Unix
10 10 (18.52%) Electronics
11 9 (16.67%) Degree
11 9 (16.67%) C++
11 9 (16.67%) SQL
11 9 (16.67%) Firewall
12 8 (14.81%) SS7
12 8 (14.81%) Solaris
12 8 (14.81%) Network Design
12 8 (14.81%) Diameter Protocol
13 7 (12.96%) Radio Access Network
13 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
13 7 (12.96%) Oracle
13 7 (12.96%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (11.11%) Nokia
14 6 (11.11%) .NET
14 6 (11.11%) C#

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (5.56%) SAS
1 3 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (1.85%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
1 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (46.30%) 3G
1 25 (46.30%) UMTS
2 23 (42.59%) GSM
3 20 (37.04%) Wireless
4 14 (25.93%) 2G
5 13 (24.07%) 4G
6 11 (20.37%) 3GPP
6 11 (20.37%) TETRA
7 9 (16.67%) Firewall
8 8 (14.81%) Diameter Protocol
8 8 (14.81%) SS7
9 7 (12.96%) Radio Access Network
10 6 (11.11%) Ethernet
10 6 (11.11%) LAN
10 6 (11.11%) MGW
10 6 (11.11%) SIGTRAN
10 6 (11.11%) WLAN
11 5 (9.26%) PBX
11 5 (9.26%) WiMAX
11 5 (9.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) Big Data
1 2 (3.70%) GIS
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Subversion
2 4 (7.41%) Trac
3 1 (1.85%) CppUnit
3 1 (1.85%) Hudson
3 1 (1.85%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) Maven
3 1 (1.85%) NetBeans
General
1 37 (68.52%) Telecoms
2 10 (18.52%) Electronics
3 2 (3.70%) Billing
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (12.96%) Architect
1 7 (12.96%) Software Engineer
2 5 (9.26%) Chief Architect
2 5 (9.26%) Engineering Manager
2 5 (9.26%) Principal Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) 3G Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Hardware Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) LTE Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) RF Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Technical Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Mobile Product Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Software Product Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Technical Product Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) .NET
1 6 (11.11%) Web Services
2 5 (9.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (9.26%) SOAP
3 4 (7.41%) COM
4 2 (3.70%) LINQ
4 2 (3.70%) WPF
5 1 (1.85%) HTML
5 1 (1.85%) HTML5
5 1 (1.85%) POSIX
5 1 (1.85%) REST
5 1 (1.85%) SPML
5 1 (1.85%) Spring
5 1 (1.85%) STL
5 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
1 5 (9.26%) Handset
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.70%) PMI
4 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.85%) BBC
4 1 (1.85%) iDTV
4 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.85%) Statistics
4 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) Linux
2 11 (20.37%) Windows
3 10 (18.52%) Unix
4 8 (14.81%) Solaris
5 5 (9.26%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.56%) Android
6 3 (5.56%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 8 (14.81%) Network Design
3 6 (11.11%) Validation
4 5 (9.26%) BPMN
4 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (9.26%) High Availability
4 5 (9.26%) Line Management
4 5 (9.26%) Project Management
4 5 (9.26%) Test Planning
4 5 (9.26%) TOGAF
4 5 (9.26%) UML
5 4 (7.41%) CRM
5 4 (7.41%) OO
5 4 (7.41%) Presales
5 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.56%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.70%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) C++
1 9 (16.67%) SQL
2 6 (11.11%) C#
3 5 (9.26%) Python
4 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.56%) C
6 2 (3.70%) Java
7 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 7 (12.96%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
3 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.26%) CCNA
5 3 (5.56%) PMI Certification
5 3 (5.56%) PMP
6 2 (3.70%) CCIE
6 2 (3.70%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.85%) APMP
7 1 (1.85%) CCDP
7 1 (1.85%) CCNP
7 1 (1.85%) CISM
7 1 (1.85%) CISSP
7 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Cisco
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle
3 6 (11.11%) Nokia
4 5 (9.26%) Ericsson
4 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.41%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 4 (7.41%) Huawei
6 3 (5.56%) HP
6 3 (5.56%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (5.56%) Sun
6 3 (5.56%) Symbian
7 2 (3.70%) BT
7 2 (3.70%) Juniper
7 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.70%) ZTE
8 1 (1.85%) ComArch
8 1 (1.85%) Cramer
8 1 (1.85%) Google
8 1 (1.85%) VMware
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