The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA)
Rank 862 859 859
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing TETRA 51 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.021% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.25% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 31
Average salary £60,000 £41,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.34% -13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £41,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+46.34% -13.68%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20476 19756 21075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.49% 18.16% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16437 15890 17389
Average salary £44,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.48% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -1 47 £60,000 +50.00% 7
South East +26 16 £65,000 +54.76% 2
Berkshire +24 12 £65,000 +54.76%
East of England -14 12 £48,500 +43.70% 1
West Midlands - 12 £34,000 - 1
Slough - 12 £62,500 -
Surrey - 12 £62,500 -
Warwickshire - 12 £34,000 - 1
Rugby - 11 £29,540 - 1
Hampshire - 10 £65,000 - 2
Farnborough - 8 £65,000 -
Weybridge - 8 £65,000 -
Bracknell - 8 £65,000 -
Basingstoke - 8 £65,000 -
Reading - 8 £65,000 -
Cambridge -10 5 £53,000 +57.03% 1
Cambridgeshire -11 5 £53,000 +57.03% 1
London -55 5 £29,300 -20.27%
West Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
Crawley - 4 £50,000 -
Gatwick - 4 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 4 - -
Guildford - 4 £50,000 -
Scotland - 4 - -
South West -17 1 £26,500 -51.81% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Somerset - 1 £26,500 -
Bath - 1 £26,500 -
City of London - 1 £25,000 -

TETRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 38 (38.38%) Wireless
2 31 (31.31%) Cisco
3 29 (29.29%) Telecoms
3 29 (29.29%) Security Cleared
4 26 (26.26%) CCNA
4 26 (26.26%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (25.25%) Windows
6 22 (22.22%) ITIL
6 22 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 20 (20.20%) LAN
7 20 (20.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (19.19%) Product Management
9 17 (17.17%) Degree
10 16 (16.16%) Incident Management
10 16 (16.16%) GSM
10 16 (16.16%) WAN
11 15 (15.15%) Resource Management
11 15 (15.15%) 4G
12 14 (14.14%) Problem Management
13 13 (13.13%) Marketing
13 13 (13.13%) VoIP
13 13 (13.13%) PBX
14 12 (12.12%) PRINCE2
14 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (12.12%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (12.12%) Mobile Device Management
14 12 (12.12%) Multicast
15 11 (11.11%) SC Cleared
15 11 (11.11%) Validation

TETRA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (10.10%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.06%) MS Office
3 5 (5.05%) Simulink
4 4 (4.04%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 3 (3.03%) MS Project
6 1 (1.01%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 38 (38.38%) Wireless
2 20 (20.20%) LAN
3 16 (16.16%) GSM
3 16 (16.16%) WAN
4 15 (15.15%) 4G
5 13 (13.13%) VoIP
5 13 (13.13%) PBX
6 12 (12.12%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (12.12%) Multicast
7 9 (9.09%) DECT
8 8 (8.08%) WLAN
9 7 (7.07%) LTE
10 5 (5.05%) Firewall
10 5 (5.05%) TCP/IP
11 4 (4.04%) Ethernet
11 4 (4.04%) SDH
11 4 (4.04%) Bluetooth
12 2 (2.02%) 802.11
12 2 (2.02%) Broadband
12 2 (2.02%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) SCons
1 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.01%) JIRA
1 1 (1.01%) CruiseControl
General
1 29 (29.29%) Telecoms
2 13 (13.13%) Marketing
3 8 (8.08%) Manufacturing
4 7 (7.07%) Electronics
5 6 (6.06%) Finance
6 2 (2.02%) Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Back Office
7 1 (1.01%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (14.14%) Field Engineer
2 12 (12.12%) Radio Engineer
2 12 (12.12%) Portfolio Manager
2 12 (12.12%) Product Manager
3 11 (11.11%) Field Service Engineer
3 11 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 10 (10.10%) Design Engineer
4 10 (10.10%) Senior Design Engineer
5 6 (6.06%) Operations Manager
6 5 (5.05%) RF Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) Test Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Architect
7 4 (4.04%) Software Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Mechanical Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) Support Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Software Project Manager
7 4 (4.04%) Principal Engineer
8 3 (3.03%) Business Development Manager
8 3 (3.03%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.01%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) Handset
2 5 (5.05%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.02%) DTV
3 2 (2.02%) PMI
3 2 (2.02%) SCADA
3 2 (2.02%) CCTV
3 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.02%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.01%) Physics
4 1 (1.01%) Human Factors
4 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.25%) Windows
2 20 (20.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.01%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.22%) ITIL
2 19 (19.19%) Product Management
3 16 (16.16%) Incident Management
4 15 (15.15%) Resource Management
5 14 (14.14%) Problem Management
6 12 (12.12%) PRINCE2
6 12 (12.12%) Mobile Device Management
7 11 (11.11%) Validation
8 10 (10.10%) Project Management
9 9 (9.09%) Network Management
10 8 (8.08%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.08%) Integration Testing
11 5 (5.05%) Service Management
11 5 (5.05%) Business Development
12 3 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (3.03%) Configuration Management
13 2 (2.02%) Systems Analysis
13 2 (2.02%) Numerical Analysis
13 2 (2.02%) Automated Testing
13 2 (2.02%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.05%) MATLAB
2 3 (3.03%) Python
2 3 (3.03%) Perl
2 3 (3.03%) VB
3 2 (2.02%) C
4 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.01%) TTCN
4 1 (1.01%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (29.29%) Security Cleared
2 26 (26.26%) CCNA
2 26 (26.26%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (17.17%) Degree
4 11 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 7 (7.07%) PhD
6 6 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (5.05%) ISEB
8 2 (2.02%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (31.31%) Cisco
2 22 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.07%) Motorola
4 6 (6.06%) EMC
5 4 (4.04%) Genesys
6 1 (1.01%) Perforce
6 1 (1.01%) Nortel
6 1 (1.01%) Siemens
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