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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
Rank 825 889 736
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -153
Permanent jobs citing LTE 87 86 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.079% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.54% 0.48% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 66 73 136
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £84,200 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+34.14% +6.49%

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
16160 18089 20947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.96% 16.58% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13230 15033 16513
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 September 2016 within the UK.

LTE Salary Histogram in the UK

LTE
Top 30 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 30 September 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 +50 75 £55,000 +10.00% 13
South East +30 40 £60,000 +14.28% 6
Berkshire -1 15 £43,500 -17.14% 1
London +47 14 £75,000 +46.34% 1
Surrey +36 13 £50,000 +53.84% 4
Banbury - 11 £100,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 11 £100,000 - 1
Reading +24 7 £70,000 +55.55%
East of England +17 7 £55,000 +74.60% 3
Cambridgeshire +13 7 £55,000 -15.38% 2
Cambridge +6 6 £55,000 -15.38% 1
South West 0 6 £47,250 +35.00% 2
Camberley - 6 £50,000 - 1
Weybridge - 5 £60,000 - 3
South Yorkshire - 4 £28,000 -
Sheffield - 4 £28,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £28,000 -
Wiltshire +7 3 £39,500 +31.66%
Bristol - 3 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 3 - -
Derby - 3 - -
Derbyshire - 3 - -
Slough +7 2 £32,500 -61.76% 1
Newbury -1 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Leatherhead -5 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 £32,000 -
Chippenham -6 1 £39,500 +31.66%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 151 (74.38%) Telecoms
2 95 (46.80%) 3G
3 75 (36.95%) 4G
4 65 (32.02%) Linux
5 60 (29.56%) 2G
6 59 (29.06%) GSM
7 55 (27.09%) UMTS
8 47 (23.15%) Broadband
9 42 (20.69%) Python
10 40 (19.70%) Wi-Fi
11 39 (19.21%) C++
12 38 (18.72%) Java
13 37 (18.23%) Degree
14 34 (16.75%) Internet
15 32 (15.76%) Windows
16 31 (15.27%) Radio Access Network
16 31 (15.27%) Analytical Skills
16 31 (15.27%) Presales
17 30 (14.78%) SS7
18 28 (13.79%) Wireshark
19 27 (13.30%) Wireless
19 27 (13.30%) C
20 25 (12.32%) Network Design
21 24 (11.82%) IPsec
21 24 (11.82%) TCP/IP
22 22 (10.84%) Software Engineering
23 21 (10.34%) Project Management
23 21 (10.34%) Diameter Protocol
24 20 (9.85%) Analytics
24 20 (9.85%) SIGTRAN

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 8 (3.94%) Apache
1 8 (3.94%) Apache Spark
2 5 (2.46%) Apache Solr
2 5 (2.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (2.96%) Mozilla Thunderbird
2 3 (1.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.48%) MS Office
2 3 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.49%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.49%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (3.94%) Amazon EC2
1 8 (3.94%) Amazon S3
1 8 (3.94%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (3.94%) Google Cloud Platform
1 8 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (46.80%) 3G
2 75 (36.95%) 4G
3 60 (29.56%) 2G
4 59 (29.06%) GSM
5 55 (27.09%) UMTS
6 47 (23.15%) Broadband
7 40 (19.70%) Wi-Fi
8 34 (16.75%) Internet
9 31 (15.27%) Radio Access Network
10 30 (14.78%) SS7
11 28 (13.79%) Wireshark
12 27 (13.30%) Wireless
13 24 (11.82%) IPsec
13 24 (11.82%) TCP/IP
14 21 (10.34%) Diameter Protocol
15 20 (9.85%) SIGTRAN
16 19 (9.36%) VoLTE
17 18 (8.87%) HSPA
17 18 (8.87%) VPN
18 17 (8.37%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.43%) MySQL
2 8 (3.94%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.46%) Big Data
3 5 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.48%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.99%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.49%) HBase
6 1 (0.49%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (8.37%) Metasploit
2 10 (4.93%) GCC
3 9 (4.43%) GDB
3 9 (4.43%) Subversion
3 9 (4.43%) Trac
4 5 (2.46%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.48%) Bugzilla
5 3 (1.48%) JIRA
6 2 (0.99%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.49%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 151 (74.38%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.40%) Marketing
3 9 (4.43%) Electronics
4 8 (3.94%) Billing
5 3 (1.48%) Advertising
6 2 (0.99%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.99%) Automotive
7 1 (0.49%) Avionics
7 1 (0.49%) Back Office
7 1 (0.49%) Finance
7 1 (0.49%) French Language
7 1 (0.49%) Front Office
7 1 (0.49%) German Language
7 1 (0.49%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.49%) Legal
7 1 (0.49%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (15.76%) Analyst
2 23 (11.33%) Network Engineer
3 20 (9.85%) Telecoms Engineer
4 19 (9.36%) Software Engineer
4 19 (9.36%) Systems Engineer
5 17 (8.37%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 17 (8.37%) Security Analyst
6 15 (7.39%) Architect
6 15 (7.39%) Designer
6 15 (7.39%) Senior Designer
6 15 (7.39%) Test Engineer
7 14 (6.90%) Tester
8 13 (6.40%) OSS Engineer
8 13 (6.40%) Penetration Tester
8 13 (6.40%) Security Tester
8 13 (6.40%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (6.40%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
8 13 (6.40%) Senior Penetration Tester
8 13 (6.40%) Senior Security Analyst
8 13 (6.40%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 9 (4.43%) STL
2 7 (3.45%) HTML
3 5 (2.46%) CSS
3 5 (2.46%) jQuery
3 5 (2.46%) Lucene
3 5 (2.46%) YUI
4 3 (1.48%) J2EE
4 3 (1.48%) XML
5 1 (0.49%) .NET
5 1 (0.49%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.49%) Ajax
5 1 (0.49%) CGI
5 1 (0.49%) JSON
5 1 (0.49%) LINQ
5 1 (0.49%) RESTful
5 1 (0.49%) SOAP
5 1 (0.49%) Spring
5 1 (0.49%) WAP
5 1 (0.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.27%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.37%) Smartphone
3 9 (4.43%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.43%) IPTV
4 8 (3.94%) Public Cloud
4 8 (3.94%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.46%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.46%) Handset
5 5 (2.46%) NHS
6 2 (0.99%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.99%) Machine to Machine
6 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.99%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.99%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.49%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (32.02%) Linux
2 32 (15.76%) Windows
3 17 (8.37%) VxWorks
4 10 (4.93%) Android
5 8 (3.94%) Unix
6 6 (2.96%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (15.27%) Presales
2 25 (12.32%) Network Design
3 22 (10.84%) Software Engineering
4 21 (10.34%) Project Management
5 20 (9.85%) Analytics
6 18 (8.87%) Open Source
7 17 (8.37%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (8.37%) Ethical Hacking
7 17 (8.37%) Penetration Testing
7 17 (8.37%) Source Code Analysis
8 15 (7.39%) OO
9 13 (6.40%) Product Management
9 13 (6.40%) Static Code Analysis
10 12 (5.91%) Defect Management
10 12 (5.91%) High Availability
11 11 (5.42%) Network Architecture
11 11 (5.42%) Validation
12 10 (4.93%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (4.93%) Network Planning
13 9 (4.43%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 42 (20.69%) Python
2 39 (19.21%) C++
3 38 (18.72%) Java
4 27 (13.30%) C
5 14 (6.90%) MATLAB
6 13 (6.40%) Perl
7 11 (5.42%) Bash Shell
8 9 (4.43%) JavaScript
8 9 (4.43%) SQL
9 5 (2.46%) PHP
9 5 (2.46%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.46%) Tcl
10 4 (1.97%) C#
11 3 (1.48%) Embedded C
12 2 (0.99%) MapBasic
Qualifications
1 37 (18.23%) Degree
2 18 (8.87%) Security Cleared
3 17 (8.37%) DV Cleared
4 16 (7.88%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (7.39%) ISEB
6 12 (5.91%) CCIE
6 12 (5.91%) ISTQB
6 12 (5.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.97%) CCNA
8 3 (1.48%) NVQ Level 3
8 3 (1.48%) PhD
9 1 (0.49%) CCNP
9 1 (0.49%) MBA
9 1 (0.49%) MCP
9 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.96%) KVM
2 5 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.49%) Firmware
3 1 (0.49%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (8.37%) Nessus
1 17 (8.37%) Nmap
2 2 (0.99%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (0.49%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 18 (8.87%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.37%) Cisco
2 17 (8.37%) Huawei
3 16 (7.88%) Nokia
4 15 (7.39%) Ericsson
5 12 (5.91%) HP
6 8 (3.94%) Actix
6 8 (3.94%) Google
7 7 (3.45%) Oracle
8 6 (2.96%) Empirix
8 6 (2.96%) Nortel
8 6 (2.96%) Openreach
8 6 (2.96%) Velocent
9 4 (1.97%) BT
10 3 (1.48%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 3 (1.48%) Mapinfo
11 2 (0.99%) Amdocs
11 2 (0.99%) Anite
11 2 (0.99%) Virgin Media
11 2 (0.99%) VMware
Slough, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Share Scheme
Posted: 9 days ago
England
IQ Telecom
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
BAE Systems
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridgeshire
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bens - substantial OTE, bonus+
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, share options
Posted: 9 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
BAE Systems
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £80000 - £120000.00 per annum + Attractive
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Weybridge
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
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