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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA)
Rank 889 867 857
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -10
Permanent jobs citing TETRA 46 21 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.019% 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.093% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 43 19 45
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,339 £28,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £45,000 £28,750
% change year-on-year
+27.77% +56.52%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20651 22515 22399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.83% 19.91% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16370 18140 18686
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 16 April 2014 within the UK.

TETRA Salary Histogram in the UK

TETRA
Top 24 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -15 44 £56,250 +25.00% 9
Cambridge +21 12 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Cambridgeshire +4 12 £55,000 +7.31% 3
East of England 0 12 £55,000 +7.31% 5
South East - 11 £60,000 -
South West -2 6 £37,750 +7.85% 1
Wiltshire -14 6 £37,750 +7.85%
Berkshire - 6 £60,000 -
Reading - 6 £60,000 -
London -48 5 £29,339 -16.17% 2
Weybridge - 5 £60,000 -
Slough - 5 £60,000 -
Basingstoke - 5 £60,000 -
Bracknell - 5 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 5 £60,000 -
Surrey - 5 £60,000 -
Farnborough - 5 £60,000 -
North West +2 4 £29,339 +33.35% 1
East Midlands -14 4 £32,500 -
Chippenham -20 4 £36,000 +2.85%
Lancashire - 3 £29,339 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £30,000 -
West Midlands +3 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £45,000 -

TETRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 23 (40.35%) Wireless
2 18 (31.58%) Windows
2 18 (31.58%) GSM
3 17 (29.82%) Cisco
3 17 (29.82%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (26.32%) CCNA
5 13 (22.81%) Telecoms
5 13 (22.81%) Product Management
6 12 (21.05%) Incident Management
6 12 (21.05%) Problem Management
7 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
7 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
8 10 (17.54%) Project Management
9 9 (15.79%) Manufacturing
9 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
9 9 (15.79%) Degree
10 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
10 8 (14.04%) PBX
10 8 (14.04%) VoIP
11 7 (12.28%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
12 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
12 6 (10.53%) Electronics
12 6 (10.53%) UMTS
12 6 (10.53%) ITIL
13 5 (8.77%) PhD
13 5 (8.77%) WAN
13 5 (8.77%) LAN
13 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003

TETRA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (1.75%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 23 (40.35%) Wireless
2 18 (31.58%) GSM
3 8 (14.04%) PBX
3 8 (14.04%) VoIP
4 7 (12.28%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (10.53%) UMTS
6 5 (8.77%) WAN
6 5 (8.77%) LAN
6 5 (8.77%) Multicast
7 4 (7.02%) LTE
7 4 (7.02%) DECT
8 3 (5.26%) ISDN
8 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
8 3 (5.26%) VPN
8 3 (5.26%) DASS2
8 3 (5.26%) DPNSS
8 3 (5.26%) Firewall
9 2 (3.51%) SDH
10 1 (1.75%) PSTN
10 1 (1.75%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SCons
1 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.75%) CruiseControl
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 13 (22.81%) Telecoms
2 9 (15.79%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.53%) Electronics
4 5 (8.77%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Finance
5 1 (1.75%) Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) Field Engineer
2 9 (15.79%) Field Service Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.53%) Architect
5 5 (8.77%) RF Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Product Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Portfolio Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Radio Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Support
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Software Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Support Team Leader
7 3 (5.26%) Hardware Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Mechanical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Handset
2 3 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.51%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Windows
2 11 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Product Management
2 12 (21.05%) Incident Management
2 12 (21.05%) Problem Management
3 10 (17.54%) Project Management
4 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.53%) ITIL
6 5 (8.77%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (7.02%) Network Management
7 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.26%) Workflow
8 3 (5.26%) Use Case
9 2 (3.51%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.51%) Business Development
9 2 (3.51%) Operations Management
9 2 (3.51%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (3.51%) Network Design
9 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.51%) Change Management
10 1 (1.75%) Validation
10 1 (1.75%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
1 3 (5.26%) VB
2 1 (1.75%) Perl
2 1 (1.75%) Python
2 1 (1.75%) MATLAB
2 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (26.32%) CCNA
3 9 (15.79%) Degree
4 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
5 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
6 5 (8.77%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) Cisco
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) EMC
4 3 (5.26%) Nortel
4 3 (5.26%) Motorola
4 3 (5.26%) Siemens
5 1 (1.75%) Genesys
5 1 (1.75%) Perforce
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, health/,shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + COMMISSION
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Polkadotfrog
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Polkadotfrog
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Lancashire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29338.80 per annum + Vehicle, benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29338.80 per annum + Vehicle, benefits
Posted: 12 days ago