The table below looks at the statistics for VoLTE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoLTE over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VoLTE (Voice Over LTE)
Rank 839 853 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing VoLTE 65 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.017% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 0.094% -
Number of salaries quoted 39 7 0
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,250 -
% change year-on-year
+0.52% -

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
20862 19212 21438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.81% 17.68% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16558 15532 17592
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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

VoLTE
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VoLTE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VoLTE
Salary Trend

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

VoLTE Salary Trend in the UK

VoLTE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoLTE over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

VoLTE Salary Histogram in the UK

VoLTE
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoLTE within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
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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 +29 62 £47,500 -
Berkshire +12 33 £35,000 -26.31%
South East -3 33 £35,000 -26.31%
Reading +10 18 £35,000 -26.31%
Cambridgeshire - 12 £47,500 -
Cambridge - 12 £47,500 -
East of England - 12 £47,500 -
South West - 9 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 9 £45,000 -
Maidenhead - 9 - -
Swindon - 9 £45,000 -
London -1 6 £78,750 +31.25%
City of London -1 6 £78,750 -
Newbury - 4 £77,500 -
Leeds - 1 £61,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £61,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £61,000 -

VoLTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VoLTE 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 VoLTE.

1 110 (99.10%) LTE
2 92 (82.88%) Telecoms
3 44 (39.64%) SS7
4 41 (36.94%) Degree
5 39 (35.14%) 3G
6 38 (34.23%) Linux
7 37 (33.33%) 4G
8 36 (32.43%) Billing
9 32 (28.83%) 3GPP
10 31 (27.93%) Java
11 21 (18.92%) INAP
11 21 (18.92%) Capacity Management
12 20 (18.02%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 20 (18.02%) Internet
13 19 (17.12%) MySQL
13 19 (17.12%) Oracle
13 19 (17.12%) Broadband
14 18 (16.22%) Smartphone
15 16 (14.41%) VoIP
15 16 (14.41%) Nokia
16 15 (13.51%) MGW
17 14 (12.61%) Network Design
17 14 (12.61%) Red Hat
17 14 (12.61%) Solaris
17 14 (12.61%) Oracle Database
18 11 (9.91%) ISUP
18 11 (9.91%) MVNO
19 10 (9.01%) Project Management
19 10 (9.01%) Validation
19 10 (9.01%) UNIX

VoLTE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing VoLTE 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 VoLTE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 110 (99.10%) LTE
2 44 (39.64%) SS7
3 39 (35.14%) 3G
4 37 (33.33%) 4G
5 32 (28.83%) 3GPP
6 21 (18.92%) INAP
7 20 (18.02%) Internet
8 19 (17.12%) Broadband
9 16 (14.41%) VoIP
10 15 (13.51%) MGW
11 11 (9.91%) ISUP
11 11 (9.91%) MVNO
12 10 (9.01%) HTTP
13 9 (8.11%) GSM
14 4 (3.60%) RTP
14 4 (3.60%) NGN
15 2 (1.80%) Radio Access Network
15 2 (1.80%) IPsec
15 2 (1.80%) IP Telephony
15 2 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.12%) MySQL
2 14 (12.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Valgrind
1 2 (1.80%) CppUnit
1 2 (1.80%) JIRA
1 2 (1.80%) Subversion
General
1 92 (82.88%) Telecoms
2 36 (32.43%) Billing
3 10 (9.01%) Multimedia
4 9 (8.11%) Marketing
5 5 (4.50%) German Language
6 1 (0.90%) Finance
6 1 (0.90%) French Language
Job Titles
1 18 (16.22%) Voice Engineer
2 17 (15.32%) Telecoms Engineer
3 14 (12.61%) Support Engineer
4 12 (10.81%) Design Engineer
5 11 (9.91%) Developer
5 11 (9.91%) Consultant
6 9 (8.11%) Core Network Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Technical Design Authority
6 9 (8.11%) Sales Director
6 9 (8.11%) Network Design Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Network Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Voice Network Engineer
7 8 (7.21%) Project Manager
7 8 (7.21%) Technical Leader
8 7 (6.31%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 7 (6.31%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) Programme Manager
8 7 (6.31%) Telecoms Consultant
9 6 (5.41%) Architect
10 5 (4.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.22%) Smartphone
2 6 (5.41%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.80%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (1.80%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 38 (34.23%) Linux
2 14 (12.61%) Solaris
3 10 (9.01%) UNIX
3 10 (9.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.92%) Capacity Management
2 14 (12.61%) Network Design
3 10 (9.01%) Project Management
3 10 (9.01%) Validation
4 9 (8.11%) Business Development
4 9 (8.11%) Service Delivery
5 5 (4.50%) Software Engineering
5 5 (4.50%) Network Architecture
6 4 (3.60%) Network Management
6 4 (3.60%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (3.60%) Use Case
7 2 (1.80%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (1.80%) Fault Management
7 2 (1.80%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (1.80%) Performance Management
7 2 (1.80%) eTOM
7 2 (1.80%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (1.80%) Service Management
7 2 (1.80%) Migration
7 2 (1.80%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.93%) Java
2 9 (8.11%) C++
3 5 (4.50%) C
4 2 (1.80%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.80%) C#
4 2 (1.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (36.94%) Degree
2 10 (9.01%) CCNA
2 10 (9.01%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (8.11%) HNC
3 9 (8.11%) HND
4 6 (5.41%) RHCA
5 4 (3.60%) RHCE
6 1 (0.90%) PMP
6 1 (0.90%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 10 (9.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.11%) NDS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 20 (18.02%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 19 (17.12%) Oracle
3 16 (14.41%) Nokia
4 14 (12.61%) Red Hat
5 10 (9.01%) VMware
6 5 (4.50%) Huawei
6 5 (4.50%) Ericsson
7 2 (1.80%) CA
7 2 (1.80%) Cisco
8 1 (0.90%) BT