The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 809 800 821
Rank change year-on-year -9 +21  
Permanent jobs citing LTE 54 115 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.065% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.74% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 46 79 96
Median salary £45,000 £54,500 £54,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.43% +0.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £37,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  

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 England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13513 15503 18191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.32% 17.00% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11030 12998 14899
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

LTE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

LTE
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for LTE in England

LTE
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LTE in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LTE in England

LTE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LTE within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
South East +34 33 £45,000 -6.25% 11
East of England -3 8 £47,000 -6.00% 1
London +6 6 £58,750 -9.61% 8
South West -13 4 £42,500 -22.72% 1
West Midlands - 2 £48,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 - 1
LTE
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 England region with a requirement for LTE.

1 77 (72.64%) Telecoms
2 47 (44.34%) C++
3 46 (43.40%) C
4 39 (36.79%) GSM
4 39 (36.79%) Wireless
5 36 (33.96%) Degree
5 36 (33.96%) 4G
6 35 (33.02%) UMTS
6 35 (33.02%) Linux
7 32 (30.19%) Wi-Fi
8 31 (29.25%) 3G
9 29 (27.36%) Python
10 23 (21.70%) Software Engineering
11 22 (20.75%) Computer Science
12 21 (19.81%) Bluetooth
13 20 (18.87%) Cisco
14 19 (17.92%) MATLAB
15 18 (16.98%) DVB
15 18 (16.98%) Mathematics
15 18 (16.98%) Digital Signal Processing
15 18 (16.98%) Signal Processing
15 18 (16.98%) Diameter Protocol
16 15 (14.15%) Java
17 14 (13.21%) VoIP
17 14 (13.21%) Internet
18 13 (12.26%) 2G
18 13 (12.26%) Subversion
18 13 (12.26%) Internet of Things
19 12 (11.32%) VoLTE
19 12 (11.32%) Algorithms

LTE
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.94%) Apache
1 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.94%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (36.79%) GSM
1 39 (36.79%) Wireless
2 36 (33.96%) 4G
3 35 (33.02%) UMTS
4 32 (30.19%) Wi-Fi
5 31 (29.25%) 3G
6 21 (19.81%) Bluetooth
7 18 (16.98%) Diameter Protocol
7 18 (16.98%) DVB
8 14 (13.21%) Internet
8 14 (13.21%) VoIP
9 13 (12.26%) 2G
10 12 (11.32%) Asterisk PBX
10 12 (11.32%) GPRS
10 12 (11.32%) VoLTE
11 11 (10.38%) RANAP
11 11 (10.38%) RTP
12 10 (9.43%) PBX
12 10 (9.43%) Wireshark
13 9 (8.49%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (3.77%) MS Access
2 3 (2.83%) Big Data
3 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.94%) MySQL
4 1 (0.94%) OpenStack Swift
Development Applications
1 13 (12.26%) Subversion
2 11 (10.38%) GCC
3 10 (9.43%) GDB
3 10 (9.43%) Trac
4 6 (5.66%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (3.77%) Maven
6 3 (2.83%) JIRA
6 3 (2.83%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.94%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.94%) Xcode
General
1 77 (72.64%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.55%) Electronics
3 6 (5.66%) Marketing
4 4 (3.77%) Back Office
4 4 (3.77%) Military
5 2 (1.89%) Billing
5 2 (1.89%) Finance
6 1 (0.94%) Advertising
6 1 (0.94%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.94%) Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Law
6 1 (0.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (16.98%) Software Engineer
2 17 (16.04%) LTE Engineer
3 16 (15.09%) Telecoms Engineer
4 14 (13.21%) Systems Engineer
5 13 (12.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 12 (11.32%) DSP Engineer
6 12 (11.32%) MATLAB Engineer
6 12 (11.32%) Senior DSP Engineer
7 11 (10.38%) C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (10.38%) Network Engineer
8 8 (7.55%) Core Network Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) Design Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) Developer
9 7 (6.60%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (6.60%) Test Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) ASIC Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Digital Design Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) FPGA Design Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Senior FPGA Design Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 10 (9.43%) STL
2 7 (6.60%) 802.1X
3 6 (5.66%) HTML
4 4 (3.77%) Spring
5 3 (2.83%) WAP
6 2 (1.89%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.94%) CSS
7 1 (0.94%) JavaFX
7 1 (0.94%) Kafka
7 1 (0.94%) LAMP
7 1 (0.94%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.94%) REST
7 1 (0.94%) Swing
7 1 (0.94%) Web Services
7 1 (0.94%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.75%) Computer Science
2 13 (12.26%) Internet of Things
3 12 (11.32%) Algorithms
3 12 (11.32%) Smartphone
4 8 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (5.66%) ASIC
6 6 (5.66%) SystemC
6 6 (5.66%) Verilog
7 5 (4.72%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.77%) Handset
9 2 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.89%) Smart Energy
10 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.94%) Fintech
10 1 (0.94%) iPhone
10 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.02%) Linux
2 6 (5.66%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (4.72%) Android
4 4 (3.77%) CentOS
4 4 (3.77%) Windows
5 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.94%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.94%) ThreadX
6 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.70%) Software Engineering
2 18 (16.98%) Digital Signal Processing
2 18 (16.98%) Mathematics
2 18 (16.98%) Signal Processing
3 11 (10.38%) Multithreading
3 11 (10.38%) OO
4 10 (9.43%) Cross-Platform Development
5 9 (8.49%) Customer Requirements
6 8 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (7.55%) Network Management
6 8 (7.55%) Presales
7 6 (5.66%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (5.66%) FPGA Design
7 6 (5.66%) Mentoring
7 6 (5.66%) Project Management
8 5 (4.72%) ITIL
8 5 (4.72%) Performance Management
9 4 (3.77%) Kanban
9 4 (3.77%) QMS
9 4 (3.77%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 47 (44.34%) C++
2 46 (43.40%) C
3 29 (27.36%) Python
4 19 (17.92%) MATLAB
5 15 (14.15%) Java
6 12 (11.32%) Perl
7 10 (9.43%) Bash Shell
8 8 (7.55%) SQL
9 6 (5.66%) JavaScript
10 5 (4.72%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.83%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.89%) PHP
13 1 (0.94%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.94%) C#
13 1 (0.94%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.94%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.94%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 36 (33.96%) Degree
2 6 (5.66%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.72%) CCNA
3 5 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.77%) CCNP
4 4 (3.77%) HND
5 1 (0.94%) CCENT
5 1 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.94%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.49%) QA
2 6 (5.66%) Def Stans
3 4 (3.77%) PMO
4 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Firmware
2 1 (0.94%) Docker
2 1 (0.94%) iptables
2 1 (0.94%) pfSense
2 1 (0.94%) Snort
2 1 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) Netcool
1 4 (3.77%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (18.87%) Cisco
2 9 (8.49%) Ericsson
3 5 (4.72%) Huawei
4 4 (3.77%) NEC
4 4 (3.77%) Nokia Networks
4 4 (3.77%) Nortel
4 4 (3.77%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.77%) Tellabs
5 2 (1.89%) Arqiva
5 2 (1.89%) EMC
5 2 (1.89%) Google
6 1 (0.94%) Apple
6 1 (0.94%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.94%) BT
6 1 (0.94%) IBM
6 1 (0.94%) Nokia
6 1 (0.94%) Openreach
6 1 (0.94%) Vertica
6 1 (0.94%) Virgin Media
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
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Salary: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
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Qualitest
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 17 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits package
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Kent
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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