The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 233 242 242
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing LTE 2 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.038% 0.052% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.28% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 10
Median salary £45,000 £40,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +68.75%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £46,250 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+18.91% +5.71%
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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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
925 1082 1087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.57% 18.83% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 759 954 915
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £55,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing LTE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

LTE
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LTE across the South West region.

LTE Salary Trend in the South West

LTE
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LTE across the South West region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

LTE Salary Histogram in the South West

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Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LTE within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +11 2 £45,000 +6.50% 2
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England

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing LTE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for LTE.

1 5 (62.50%) GSM
2 4 (50.00%) WCDMA
2 4 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 4 (50.00%) Nokia
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) 2G
3 3 (37.50%) UMTS
3 3 (37.50%) Huawei
3 3 (37.50%) Actix
3 3 (37.50%) 4G
3 3 (37.50%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (25.00%) XCAP
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Anite
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) MapBasic
4 2 (25.00%) Network Design
4 2 (25.00%) Mapinfo
4 2 (25.00%) 3G
4 2 (25.00%) Benchmarking
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) 802.15
5 1 (12.50%) Tcl
5 1 (12.50%) Firmware
5 1 (12.50%) Network Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

LTE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) GSM
2 4 (50.00%) WCDMA
3 3 (37.50%) 2G
3 3 (37.50%) 4G
3 3 (37.50%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (37.50%) UMTS
4 2 (25.00%) 3G
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) XCAP
5 1 (12.50%) 3GPP
5 1 (12.50%) 802.15
5 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth
5 1 (12.50%) HSPA
5 1 (12.50%) NFC
5 1 (12.50%) VoLTE
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
5 1 (12.50%) WLAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Designer
1 2 (25.00%) RF Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Embedded Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Optimisation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) RF Optimisation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Mobile Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Network Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) MapBasic
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Ericsson
1 4 (50.00%) Nokia
2 3 (37.50%) Actix
2 3 (37.50%) Huawei
3 2 (25.00%) Anite
3 2 (25.00%) Mapinfo
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Nortel
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