The table below looks at the statistics for TETRA skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TETRA over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA)
Rank 858 844 847
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing TETRA 41 29 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.027% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 32
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -2.70%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+44.44% +5.88%

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
20844 18712 21570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.91% 17.59% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16538 15112 17643
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

TETRA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TETRA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

TETRA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TETRA
Salary Trend

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

TETRA Salary Trend in the UK

TETRA
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TETRA over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

TETRA Salary Histogram in the UK

TETRA
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TETRA within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
England -27 37 £65,000 +44.44% 3
West Midlands - 17 £34,000 -
Warwickshire - 17 £34,000 -
Rugby - 16 £29,540 -
South East -9 12 £65,000 +54.76%
Hampshire - 11 £65,000 -
Berkshire +1 7 £65,000 +54.76%
Slough - 7 £65,000 -
Surrey - 7 £65,000 -
Farnborough - 6 £65,000 -
Weybridge - 6 £65,000 -
Reading - 6 £65,000 -
Basingstoke - 6 £65,000 -
Bracknell - 6 £65,000 -
East of England -26 4 £57,500 +53.33% 2
Scotland - 4 - -
Glasgow - 4 - -
Cambridge -21 3 £61,250 +63.33% 2
Cambridgeshire -22 3 £61,250 +63.33% 2
Cheshire - 2 £46,500 -
Crewe - 2 £46,500 -
North West - 2 £46,500 -
London -1 1 £25,000 -31.97% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £50,000 -
Guildford - 1 £50,000 -
Crawley - 1 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
City of London - 1 £25,000 -

TETRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing TETRA 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 TETRA.

1 37 (37.76%) Wireless
2 35 (35.71%) Telecoms
3 32 (32.65%) Cisco
4 29 (29.59%) Security Cleared
5 26 (26.53%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (26.53%) CCNA
6 25 (25.51%) ITIL
6 25 (25.51%) Microsoft
7 22 (22.45%) Windows
8 21 (21.43%) Degree
9 20 (20.41%) Resource Management
9 20 (20.41%) LAN
9 20 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (20.41%) 4G
10 17 (17.35%) Product Management
11 16 (16.33%) WAN
11 16 (16.33%) Project Management
11 16 (16.33%) Incident Management
12 14 (14.29%) Problem Management
13 13 (13.27%) Marketing
13 13 (13.27%) PBX
13 13 (13.27%) VoIP
13 13 (13.27%) PRINCE2
14 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (12.24%) Mobile Device Management
14 12 (12.24%) Multicast
14 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (11.22%) Validation
16 10 (10.20%) Wi-Fi
17 9 (9.18%) Service Management

TETRA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing TETRA 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 TETRA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (9.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.16%) MS Office
3 5 (5.10%) MS Project
3 5 (5.10%) Simulink
4 4 (4.08%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (1.02%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 37 (37.76%) Wireless
2 20 (20.41%) LAN
2 20 (20.41%) 4G
3 16 (16.33%) WAN
4 13 (13.27%) PBX
4 13 (13.27%) VoIP
5 12 (12.24%) Multicast
6 10 (10.20%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (9.18%) LTE
7 9 (9.18%) DECT
7 9 (9.18%) GSM
8 8 (8.16%) WLAN
9 7 (7.14%) SDH
9 7 (7.14%) Ethernet
10 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
10 5 (5.10%) Firewall
10 5 (5.10%) GPRS
11 4 (4.08%) Bluetooth
12 2 (2.04%) Broadband
12 2 (2.04%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
General
1 35 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 13 (13.27%) Marketing
3 6 (6.12%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.12%) Finance
4 5 (5.10%) Electronics
5 2 (2.04%) Banking
5 2 (2.04%) Retail
6 1 (1.02%) Back Office
6 1 (1.02%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (14.29%) Field Engineer
2 12 (12.24%) Product Manager
2 12 (12.24%) Portfolio Manager
2 12 (12.24%) Radio Engineer
3 11 (11.22%) Field Service Engineer
4 9 (9.18%) Project Manager
4 9 (9.18%) Design Engineer
4 9 (9.18%) Senior Design Engineer
5 6 (6.12%) Test Manager
5 6 (6.12%) Operations Manager
6 5 (5.10%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (5.10%) Business Manager
6 5 (5.10%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Principal Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Software Manager
7 4 (4.08%) Mechanical Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
7 4 (4.08%) Support Manager
7 4 (4.08%) Software Project Manager
7 4 (4.08%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.02%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) Handset
2 5 (5.10%) DTV
2 5 (5.10%) Smart Meter
2 5 (5.10%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.04%) CCTV
3 2 (2.04%) SCADA
3 2 (2.04%) PMI
4 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.02%) Physics
4 1 (1.02%) Human Factors
4 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.45%) Windows
2 20 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.02%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.51%) ITIL
2 20 (20.41%) Resource Management
3 17 (17.35%) Product Management
4 16 (16.33%) Project Management
4 16 (16.33%) Incident Management
5 14 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 13 (13.27%) PRINCE2
7 12 (12.24%) Mobile Device Management
8 11 (11.22%) Validation
9 9 (9.18%) Service Management
10 8 (8.16%) Business Development
10 8 (8.16%) Network Management
11 7 (7.14%) Integration Testing
11 7 (7.14%) Configuration Management
12 6 (6.12%) Software Engineering
13 5 (5.10%) Numerical Analysis
14 4 (4.08%) Change Management
15 3 (3.06%) Agile Software Development
15 3 (3.06%) Kalman Filter
16 2 (2.04%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.10%) MATLAB
2 2 (2.04%) Python
2 2 (2.04%) C
2 2 (2.04%) Perl
3 1 (1.02%) SQL
3 1 (1.02%) VB
3 1 (1.02%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 29 (29.59%) Security Cleared
2 26 (26.53%) CCNA
2 26 (26.53%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (21.43%) Degree
4 7 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (6.12%) PhD
5 6 (6.12%) ISEB
6 4 (4.08%) HNC
6 4 (4.08%) HND
6 4 (4.08%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 32 (32.65%) Cisco
2 25 (25.51%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.12%) EMC
4 5 (5.10%) Motorola
5 4 (4.08%) Genesys
6 2 (2.04%) Siebel
7 1 (1.02%) Siemens
7 1 (1.02%) Nortel
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