The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for LTE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LTE over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 189 202
Rank change year-on-year +12 +13  
Permanent jobs citing LTE 3 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.089% 0.64% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 2.38% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 12
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00%  

LTE is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 804 1345 1486
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 23.84% 26.80% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 625 1102 956
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing LTE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LTE in Berkshire

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Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LTE in Berkshire.

Salary trend for LTE in Berkshire

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Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LTE within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury +9 2 £47,500 -17.39%
Maidenhead - 1 £35,000 -
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South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing LTE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for LTE.

1 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (46.67%) SIGTRAN
2 7 (46.67%) 4G
3 6 (40.00%) 3G
3 6 (40.00%) VoIP
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 5 (33.33%) Ericsson
4 5 (33.33%) SS7
4 5 (33.33%) Project Management
4 5 (33.33%) H.323
4 5 (33.33%) 2G
4 5 (33.33%) Network Management
4 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 5 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (26.67%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
5 4 (26.67%) GSM
6 3 (20.00%) WLAN
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Nokia
6 3 (20.00%) UMTS
6 3 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) Business Development
6 3 (20.00%) MIMO
6 3 (20.00%) Huawei

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) 4G
1 7 (46.67%) SIGTRAN
2 6 (40.00%) 3G
2 6 (40.00%) VoIP
3 5 (33.33%) 2G
3 5 (33.33%) H.323
3 5 (33.33%) Network Security
3 5 (33.33%) SS7
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) GSM
4 4 (26.67%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) MIMO
5 3 (20.00%) Node B
5 3 (20.00%) UMTS
5 3 (20.00%) VoLTE
5 3 (20.00%) VoWiFi
5 3 (20.00%) Wireless
5 3 (20.00%) WLAN
6 2 (13.33%) Diameter Protocol
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Android Studio
1 1 (6.67%) Xcode
General
1 11 (73.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) 3G Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) 4G Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Communications Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Business Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) LTE Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Management Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Handset
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 5 (33.33%) Network Management
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Business Development
3 3 (20.00%) Presales
4 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
4 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) B2B
5 1 (6.67%) B2C
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 3 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 3 (20.00%) Huawei
2 3 (20.00%) Nokia
3 1 (6.67%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Juniper