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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
UK
Rank 803 879 811
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -68
Permanent jobs citing LTE 55 41 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.042% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 0.25% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 46 32 73
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +22.22%

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
14116 16407 18563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.79% 16.68% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11489 13625 15056
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 17 January 2017 within the UK.

LTE Salary Histogram in the UK

LTE
Top 25 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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +59 50 £57,500 +4.54% 7
South East +73 21 £47,500 +2.70% 5
London +69 11 £73,750 +22.91% 2
Berkshire +52 11 £77,500 +110.88% 2
South West +22 11 £57,500 +30.68%
Surrey +39 7 £45,000 - 2
East of England +21 7 £55,000 -26.66%
Cambridgeshire +10 6 £58,750 -21.66%
Camberley - 6 £45,000 - 2
Bristol +12 5 £57,500 +30.68%
City of London - 5 £85,000 -
Reading +33 4 £80,000 +77.77% 1
Slough +31 3 £77,500 -
Cambridge +6 3 £55,000 -26.66%
Maidenhead - 3 £35,000 -
Dorset - 3 - -
Wiltshire - 3 £36,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £100,000 - 1
Croydon - 2 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire +9 1 £50,000 -
Banbury - 1 £100,000 -
Oxford - 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 £47,500 -
Amersham - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 99 (70.71%) Telecoms
2 50 (35.71%) Linux
3 46 (32.86%) 3G
4 39 (27.86%) 4G
5 37 (26.43%) Degree
6 36 (25.71%) Python
6 36 (25.71%) C++
6 36 (25.71%) GSM
7 34 (24.29%) 2G
8 33 (23.57%) UMTS
9 32 (22.86%) Wireless
10 25 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
10 25 (17.86%) Broadband
10 25 (17.86%) C
11 21 (15.00%) TCP/IP
12 20 (14.29%) VoIP
12 20 (14.29%) Windows
12 20 (14.29%) Network Design
12 20 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 20 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
13 18 (12.86%) Presales
14 17 (12.14%) Network Security
14 17 (12.14%) Perl
14 17 (12.14%) Cisco
15 16 (11.43%) Java
15 16 (11.43%) Business Development
16 15 (10.71%) OO
16 15 (10.71%) 3GPP
16 15 (10.71%) Security Cleared
16 15 (10.71%) Network Management

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 (3.57%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.43%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (1.43%) AutoCAD
1 2 (1.43%) Mozilla Thunderbird
1 2 (1.43%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.43%) MS Office
1 2 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (1.43%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.43%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.71%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (32.86%) 3G
2 39 (27.86%) 4G
3 36 (25.71%) GSM
4 34 (24.29%) 2G
5 33 (23.57%) UMTS
6 32 (22.86%) Wireless
7 25 (17.86%) Broadband
7 25 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
8 21 (15.00%) TCP/IP
9 20 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
9 20 (14.29%) VoIP
10 17 (12.14%) Network Security
11 15 (10.71%) 3GPP
12 14 (10.00%) WCDMA
13 13 (9.29%) DNS
13 13 (9.29%) Internet
13 13 (9.29%) WLAN
14 12 (8.57%) RTP
14 12 (8.57%) SIGTRAN
14 12 (8.57%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.14%) MySQL
2 2 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.71%) Big Data
3 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.71%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (8.57%) Metasploit
2 8 (5.71%) GCC
2 8 (5.71%) GDB
2 8 (5.71%) Subversion
2 8 (5.71%) Trac
3 4 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (2.14%) Bugzilla
4 3 (2.14%) JIRA
5 2 (1.43%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.71%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.71%) Xcode
General
1 99 (70.71%) Telecoms
2 11 (7.86%) Electronics
3 7 (5.00%) Marketing
4 3 (2.14%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.14%) Military
5 1 (0.71%) Finance
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (11.43%) 3G Engineer
2 15 (10.71%) 4G Engineer
2 15 (10.71%) Analyst
3 14 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 14 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 13 (9.29%) Architect
5 12 (8.57%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 12 (8.57%) Penetration Tester
5 12 (8.57%) Security Analyst
5 12 (8.57%) Security Penetration Tester
5 12 (8.57%) Security Tester
5 12 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (8.57%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
5 12 (8.57%) Senior Penetration Tester
5 12 (8.57%) Senior Security Analyst
5 12 (8.57%) Senior Tester
5 12 (8.57%) Tester
6 11 (7.86%) RF Engineer
7 10 (7.14%) Junior
8 9 (6.43%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 8 (5.71%) STL
2 6 (4.29%) HTML
2 6 (4.29%) jQuery
3 5 (3.57%) JSON
4 4 (2.86%) 802.1X
4 4 (2.86%) CSS
4 4 (2.86%) HTML5
5 3 (2.14%) Ajax
6 2 (1.43%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (1.43%) Lucene
6 2 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.43%) YUI
7 1 (0.71%) CGI
7 1 (0.71%) RESTful
7 1 (0.71%) SOAP
7 1 (0.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.71%) Handset
2 7 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (2.14%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.14%) User Experience
6 2 (1.43%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.43%) IPTV
6 2 (1.43%) NHS
6 2 (1.43%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.71%) Physics
7 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (35.71%) Linux
2 20 (14.29%) Windows
3 12 (8.57%) VxWorks
4 7 (5.00%) Unix
5 3 (2.14%) Android
6 2 (1.43%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.29%) Network Design
1 20 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 18 (12.86%) Presales
3 16 (11.43%) Business Development
4 15 (10.71%) Network Management
4 15 (10.71%) OO
5 14 (10.00%) Open Source
6 13 (9.29%) Validation
7 12 (8.57%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (8.57%) Ethical Hacking
7 12 (8.57%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (8.57%) Source Code Analysis
7 12 (8.57%) Static Code Analysis
8 10 (7.14%) Project Management
9 9 (6.43%) Mentoring
10 8 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (5.71%) Analytics
10 8 (5.71%) Cross-Platform Development
10 8 (5.71%) Incident Management
10 8 (5.71%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.71%) C++
1 36 (25.71%) Python
2 25 (17.86%) C
3 17 (12.14%) Perl
4 16 (11.43%) Java
5 12 (8.57%) Bash Shell
6 10 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 9 (6.43%) Tcl
8 4 (2.86%) Embedded C
8 4 (2.86%) MATLAB
8 4 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.86%) SQL
9 2 (1.43%) C#
9 2 (1.43%) MapBasic
9 2 (1.43%) PHP
10 1 (0.71%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 37 (26.43%) Degree
2 15 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 13 (9.29%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (8.57%) DV Cleared
5 11 (7.86%) CCNA
6 5 (3.57%) CCENT
7 4 (2.86%) ISEB
8 3 (2.14%) NVQ Level 3
8 3 (2.14%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.43%) CCIE
9 2 (1.43%) CCNP
9 2 (1.43%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.43%) PMP
10 1 (0.71%) MBA
10 1 (0.71%) PhD
10 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.00%) QA
2 3 (2.14%) Def Stans
2 3 (2.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (3.57%) Firmware
1 5 (3.57%) KVM
1 5 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (8.57%) Nessus
1 12 (8.57%) Nmap
2 1 (0.71%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 17 (12.14%) Cisco
2 11 (7.86%) Huawei
3 9 (6.43%) Ericsson
3 9 (6.43%) Nokia
4 6 (4.29%) EMC
5 5 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (2.86%) Actix
7 3 (2.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 3 (2.14%) Mapinfo
8 2 (1.43%) Anite
8 2 (1.43%) BT
8 2 (1.43%) Nortel
8 2 (1.43%) Openreach
9 1 (0.71%) Apple
9 1 (0.71%) Empirix
9 1 (0.71%) HP
9 1 (0.71%) Intel
9 1 (0.71%) Juniper
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle
9 1 (0.71%) Velocent
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