The table below looks at the statistics for LTE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 805 897 761
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -136
Permanent jobs citing LTE 72 61 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.079% 0.057% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% 0.35% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 62 49 93
Median salary £58,750 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,700 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £46,250 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+18.91% +5.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15619 17585 20636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.20% 16.56% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12652 14530 16617
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,575 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LTE
Jobs Demand Trend

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

LTE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LTE
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LTE within the UK.

LTE Salary Trend in the UK

LTE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LTE over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 within the UK.

LTE Salary Histogram in the UK

LTE
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LTE within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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
England +81 66 £60,000 +9.09% 11
South East +68 34 £66,000 +58.08% 8
London +79 19 £80,000 +33.33% 1
Berkshire +56 14 £68,000 +51.11% 2
Surrey +27 10 £47,500 +26.66% 5
Cambridgeshire +9 10 £55,000 -26.66%
East of England +2 10 £55,000 -26.66%
Oxfordshire - 10 £100,000 - 1
Banbury - 8 £100,000 -
City of London - 8 £85,000 - 1
Cambridge +13 6 £53,750 -28.33%
Weybridge - 6 £47,500 - 2
Reading +34 4 £75,000 +66.66%
Slough +25 4 £77,500 +55.00% 1
Maidenhead - 4 £35,000 -
Camberley - 4 £45,000 - 3
Bristol +12 2 £45,000 +6.50% 2
South West +11 2 £45,000 +11.11% 2
Oxford - 2 - -
Croydon - 2 £50,000 -
Newbury +20 1 £45,000 +76.47% 1
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Derby - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Mid Wales - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
Aberystwyth - 1 - -
Ceredigion - 1 - -

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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 with a requirement for LTE.

1 116 (69.05%) Telecoms
2 70 (41.67%) 3G
3 65 (38.69%) Linux
4 53 (31.55%) 4G
5 47 (27.98%) GSM
5 47 (27.98%) 2G
6 46 (27.38%) UMTS
7 42 (25.00%) Degree
8 39 (23.21%) Broadband
8 39 (23.21%) C++
9 37 (22.02%) Python
10 34 (20.24%) Wireless
11 28 (16.67%) Windows
12 27 (16.07%) Wi-Fi
13 26 (15.48%) TCP/IP
13 26 (15.48%) Presales
14 25 (14.88%) Internet
14 25 (14.88%) Software Engineering
15 23 (13.69%) C
15 23 (13.69%) Radio Access Network
16 21 (12.50%) Java
16 21 (12.50%) Cisco
16 21 (12.50%) VoIP
16 21 (12.50%) SS7
17 20 (11.90%) OO
17 20 (11.90%) SIGTRAN
17 20 (11.90%) Open Source
18 18 (10.71%) Network Design
19 17 (10.12%) Network Security
19 17 (10.12%) Security Cleared

LTE
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.98%) Apache Solr
1 5 (2.98%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.19%) Apache
2 2 (1.19%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Mozilla Thunderbird
2 2 (1.19%) AutoCAD
2 2 (1.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.19%) MS Office
2 2 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.19%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.19%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.60%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.19%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (41.67%) 3G
2 53 (31.55%) 4G
3 47 (27.98%) 2G
3 47 (27.98%) GSM
4 46 (27.38%) UMTS
5 39 (23.21%) Broadband
6 34 (20.24%) Wireless
7 27 (16.07%) Wi-Fi
8 26 (15.48%) TCP/IP
9 25 (14.88%) Internet
10 23 (13.69%) Radio Access Network
11 21 (12.50%) SS7
11 21 (12.50%) VoIP
12 20 (11.90%) SIGTRAN
13 17 (10.12%) Network Security
14 16 (9.52%) Wireshark
15 15 (8.93%) Diameter Protocol
15 15 (8.93%) IPsec
16 14 (8.33%) RANAP
16 14 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.57%) MySQL
2 5 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.19%) Big Data
3 2 (1.19%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.60%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (9.52%) Metasploit
2 11 (6.55%) GCC
3 10 (5.95%) GDB
3 10 (5.95%) Subversion
3 10 (5.95%) Trac
4 5 (2.98%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.79%) Bugzilla
5 3 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 116 (69.05%) Telecoms
2 12 (7.14%) Marketing
3 10 (5.95%) Electronics
4 3 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.60%) Advertising
5 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.60%) Back Office
5 1 (0.60%) Finance
5 1 (0.60%) French Language
5 1 (0.60%) Front Office
5 1 (0.60%) Legal
5 1 (0.60%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 23 (13.69%) Analyst
2 19 (11.31%) Software Engineer
3 16 (9.52%) 3G Engineer
3 16 (9.52%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 16 (9.52%) Security Analyst
4 15 (8.93%) 4G Engineer
4 15 (8.93%) Architect
4 15 (8.93%) Network Engineer
4 15 (8.93%) Penetration Tester
4 15 (8.93%) Security Penetration Tester
4 15 (8.93%) Security Tester
4 15 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
4 15 (8.93%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
4 15 (8.93%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 15 (8.93%) Senior Security Analyst
4 15 (8.93%) Senior Tester
4 15 (8.93%) Telecoms Engineer
4 15 (8.93%) Tester
5 12 (7.14%) Design Engineer
6 11 (6.55%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 10 (5.95%) STL
2 9 (5.36%) HTML
2 9 (5.36%) jQuery
3 7 (4.17%) CSS
4 5 (2.98%) JSON
4 5 (2.98%) Lucene
4 5 (2.98%) YUI
5 4 (2.38%) HTML5
6 3 (1.79%) Ajax
7 2 (1.19%) 802.1X
7 2 (1.19%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (1.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.60%) CGI
8 1 (0.60%) RESTful
8 1 (0.60%) SOAP
8 1 (0.60%) WAP
8 1 (0.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.55%) Smartphone
3 9 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.76%) Handset
5 5 (2.98%) IPTV
5 5 (2.98%) NHS
6 3 (1.79%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.79%) User Experience
7 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.19%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.19%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.19%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.60%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 65 (38.69%) Linux
2 28 (16.67%) Windows
3 16 (9.52%) VxWorks
4 7 (4.17%) Unix
5 4 (2.38%) Android
6 3 (1.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.48%) Presales
2 25 (14.88%) Software Engineering
3 20 (11.90%) OO
3 20 (11.90%) Open Source
4 18 (10.71%) Network Design
5 16 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (9.52%) Ethical Hacking
5 16 (9.52%) Network Management
5 16 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (9.52%) Source Code Analysis
6 15 (8.93%) Static Code Analysis
7 14 (8.33%) Project Management
8 13 (7.74%) Validation
9 12 (7.14%) Business Development
10 11 (6.55%) Analytics
10 11 (6.55%) Incident Management
10 11 (6.55%) Network Architecture
11 10 (5.95%) Cross-Platform Development
11 10 (5.95%) Multithreading
12 9 (5.36%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (23.21%) C++
2 37 (22.02%) Python
3 23 (13.69%) C
4 21 (12.50%) Java
5 14 (8.33%) Perl
6 13 (7.74%) Bash Shell
6 13 (7.74%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.17%) SQL
8 6 (3.57%) Tcl
9 5 (2.98%) MATLAB
9 5 (2.98%) PHP
9 5 (2.98%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.79%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.19%) C#
11 2 (1.19%) MapBasic
Qualifications
1 42 (25.00%) Degree
2 17 (10.12%) Security Cleared
3 16 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 11 (6.55%) CCNA
5 8 (4.76%) ISEB
6 6 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (2.98%) CCENT
7 5 (2.98%) CCIE
7 5 (2.98%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.79%) NVQ Level 3
9 2 (1.19%) CCNP
10 1 (0.60%) MBA
10 1 (0.60%) PMP
10 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.57%) KVM
2 5 (2.98%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.19%) Firmware
4 1 (0.60%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (9.52%) Nessus
1 16 (9.52%) Nmap
2 1 (0.60%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (0.60%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 21 (12.50%) Cisco
2 11 (6.55%) Ericsson
2 11 (6.55%) Nokia
3 10 (5.95%) Huawei
3 10 (5.95%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.57%) Empirix
4 6 (3.57%) Velocent
5 5 (2.98%) HP
6 4 (2.38%) Actix
6 4 (2.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 3 (1.79%) BT
7 3 (1.79%) EMC
7 3 (1.79%) Mapinfo
7 3 (1.79%) Openreach
8 2 (1.19%) Anite
8 2 (1.19%) Google
8 2 (1.19%) Nortel
8 2 (1.19%) Oracle
9 1 (0.60%) Juniper
9 1 (0.60%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + V Attractive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
EE
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Accenture
Posted: 18 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago