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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA)
Rank 888 889 863
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Permanent jobs citing TETRA 17 58 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.048% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.091% 0.28% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 16 43 7
Average salary £30,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,669 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £65,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £60,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +23.07%

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
18667 20738 20557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.09% 17.30% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15200 16600 16658
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 2015 within the UK.

TETRA Salary Histogram in the UK

TETRA
Top 9 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 2 July 2015. 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
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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 +8 12 £30,000 -50.00%
South East -6 7 £30,000 -50.00%
South West -13 5 £26,500 -
Wiltshire - 5 £26,500 -
Chippenham - 5 £26,500 -
Middlesex - 4 £30,000 -
Surrey -6 2 £80,000 +33.33%
Guildford +6 1 - -
West Sussex 0 1 £30,000 -40.00%

TETRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 11 (45.83%) GSM
3 11 (45.83%) LAN
3 11 (45.83%) UMTS
3 11 (45.83%) WLAN
3 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) WiMAX
4 10 (41.67%) Wireless
4 10 (41.67%) Electronics
5 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 8 (33.33%) Degree
6 7 (29.17%) Workflow
6 7 (29.17%) VMware
6 7 (29.17%) ITIL
6 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
6 7 (29.17%) VoIP
6 7 (29.17%) PBX
6 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
6 7 (29.17%) Nortel
6 7 (29.17%) Siemens
6 7 (29.17%) DASS2
6 7 (29.17%) DPNSS
6 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
7 6 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (25.00%) LTE
7 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 6 (25.00%) Firewall
8 5 (20.83%) Validation

TETRA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Line 500
1 4 (16.67%) Sage ERP X3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) GSM
1 11 (45.83%) LAN
1 11 (45.83%) UMTS
1 11 (45.83%) WLAN
1 11 (45.83%) WiMAX
2 10 (41.67%) Wireless
3 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
3 7 (29.17%) VoIP
3 7 (29.17%) PBX
3 7 (29.17%) DASS2
3 7 (29.17%) DPNSS
4 6 (25.00%) LTE
4 6 (25.00%) Firewall
5 5 (20.83%) 3G
5 5 (20.83%) 2G
5 5 (20.83%) DVB
5 5 (20.83%) DAB
6 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Informix
General
1 10 (41.67%) Electronics
2 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Design Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Wireless Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Radio Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Sage Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Implementation Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Communications Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Sales Director
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) EDI
2 3 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) User Experience
2 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.67%) UNIX
4 4 (16.67%) AIX
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
1 7 (29.17%) Workflow
2 5 (20.83%) Validation
2 5 (20.83%) Network Planning
2 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) Document Management
3 4 (16.67%) ERP
4 3 (12.50%) Process Management
4 3 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Business Development
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) MBA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Nortel
1 7 (29.17%) Siemens
1 7 (29.17%) VMware
2 5 (20.83%) Mapinfo
3 4 (16.67%) Sage
3 4 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 4 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Motorola