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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
UK / England
Rank 771 810 823
Rank change year-on-year +39 +13  
Permanent jobs citing LTE 52 112 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.065% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.67% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 39 87 72
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £98,000
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 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 12888 16787 18332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.15% 17.39% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10546 14011 14714
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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 24 March 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 24 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
South East +40 25 £51,250 -10.86% 4
East of England +22 16 £45,000 -10.00% 4
London +44 4 £43,500 -6.45% 3
South West +13 4 £66,250 +76.66% 1
Yorkshire +9 1 - -
North West -16 1 - -
North East - 1 £37,500 -
LTE
UK

LTE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for LTE.

1 83 (74.77%) Telecoms
2 47 (42.34%) Degree
3 40 (36.04%) Wireless
4 38 (34.23%) C++
5 31 (27.93%) GSM
5 31 (27.93%) 3G
6 30 (27.03%) C
7 29 (26.13%) Python
7 29 (26.13%) Wi-Fi
8 28 (25.23%) 4G
9 27 (24.32%) Linux
10 26 (23.42%) UMTS
11 22 (19.82%) 2G
12 21 (18.92%) Bluetooth
12 21 (18.92%) Software Engineering
13 19 (17.12%) Computer Science
14 18 (16.22%) Cisco
15 17 (15.32%) MATLAB
15 17 (15.32%) Mathematics
15 17 (15.32%) Business Development
16 16 (14.41%) Radio Access Network
17 15 (13.51%) Digital Signal Processing
17 15 (13.51%) Signal Processing
18 14 (12.61%) VoLTE
18 14 (12.61%) Diameter Protocol
18 14 (12.61%) DVB
18 14 (12.61%) RTP
18 14 (12.61%) OO
18 14 (12.61%) RANAP
19 12 (10.81%) VoIP

LTE
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 5 (4.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.90%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.90%) Mozilla Thunderbird
3 1 (0.90%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Traffica
Communications & Networking
1 40 (36.04%) Wireless
2 31 (27.93%) 3G
2 31 (27.93%) GSM
3 29 (26.13%) Wi-Fi
4 28 (25.23%) 4G
5 26 (23.42%) UMTS
6 22 (19.82%) 2G
7 21 (18.92%) Bluetooth
8 16 (14.41%) Radio Access Network
9 14 (12.61%) Diameter Protocol
9 14 (12.61%) DVB
9 14 (12.61%) RANAP
9 14 (12.61%) RTP
9 14 (12.61%) VoLTE
10 12 (10.81%) 3GPP
10 12 (10.81%) VoIP
11 11 (9.91%) SIGTRAN
11 11 (9.91%) TCP/IP
11 11 (9.91%) Wireshark
12 10 (9.01%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.60%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.90%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (9.91%) Subversion
2 10 (9.01%) GCC
2 10 (9.01%) GDB
2 10 (9.01%) Trac
3 4 (3.60%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (2.70%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.90%) Android Studio
5 1 (0.90%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.90%) JIRA
5 1 (0.90%) Maven
5 1 (0.90%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.90%) Xcode
General
1 83 (74.77%) Telecoms
2 11 (9.91%) Marketing
3 10 (9.01%) Electronics
4 5 (4.50%) Military
5 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.90%) Advertising
6 1 (0.90%) Finance
6 1 (0.90%) Law
6 1 (0.90%) Legal
6 1 (0.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (14.41%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (11.71%) Software Engineer
3 11 (9.91%) 3G Engineer
3 11 (9.91%) LTE Engineer
4 10 (9.01%) 4G Engineer
4 10 (9.01%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (9.01%) Design Engineer
4 10 (9.01%) Senior Design Engineer
4 10 (9.01%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 9 (8.11%) DSP Engineer
5 9 (8.11%) Senior DSP Engineer
5 9 (8.11%) Telecoms Engineer
6 8 (7.21%) Architect
6 8 (7.21%) MATLAB Engineer
6 8 (7.21%) Sales Director
7 7 (6.31%) Graduate
7 7 (6.31%) Junior
7 7 (6.31%) RF Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) ASIC Design Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) FPGA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.01%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 10 (9.01%) STL
2 5 (4.50%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.80%) Ajax
3 2 (1.80%) CSS
3 2 (1.80%) HTML
3 2 (1.80%) HTML5
3 2 (1.80%) jQuery
3 2 (1.80%) JSON
3 2 (1.80%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (1.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.90%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.90%) JavaFX
4 1 (0.90%) Spring
4 1 (0.90%) Swing
4 1 (0.90%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 8 (7.21%) Algorithms
3 8 (7.21%) Internet of Things
3 8 (7.21%) Smartphone
4 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.41%) ASIC
4 6 (5.41%) SystemC
4 6 (5.41%) Verilog
5 4 (3.60%) Handset
6 2 (1.80%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.80%) User Experience
7 1 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.90%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 27 (24.32%) Linux
2 7 (6.31%) Windows
3 3 (2.70%) Unix
3 3 (2.70%) VxWorks
4 2 (1.80%) Android
5 1 (0.90%) CentOS
5 1 (0.90%) Nucleus RTOS
5 1 (0.90%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.92%) Software Engineering
2 17 (15.32%) Business Development
2 17 (15.32%) Mathematics
3 15 (13.51%) Digital Signal Processing
3 15 (13.51%) Signal Processing
4 14 (12.61%) OO
5 12 (10.81%) Network Management
6 10 (9.01%) Cross-Platform Development
6 10 (9.01%) Multithreading
7 8 (7.21%) Embedded Software Development
7 8 (7.21%) Mentoring
7 8 (7.21%) Presales
7 8 (7.21%) Validation
8 7 (6.31%) Network Design
9 6 (5.41%) FPGA Design
9 6 (5.41%) Performance Management
9 6 (5.41%) Project Management
10 5 (4.50%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (4.50%) ITIL
10 5 (4.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 38 (34.23%) C++
2 30 (27.03%) C
3 29 (26.13%) Python
4 17 (15.32%) MATLAB
5 11 (9.91%) Perl
6 9 (8.11%) Java
7 5 (4.50%) SQL
8 4 (3.60%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.60%) Tcl
9 3 (2.70%) Embedded C
9 3 (2.70%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.90%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.90%) C#
11 1 (0.90%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (42.34%) Degree
2 7 (6.31%) CCNA
2 7 (6.31%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.50%) CCENT
5 3 (2.70%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.80%) CCNP
6 2 (1.80%) PMP
7 1 (0.90%) MBA
7 1 (0.90%) PhD
7 1 (0.90%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) QA
2 3 (2.70%) Def Stans
3 2 (1.80%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) Netcool
1 4 (3.60%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (2.70%) Nessus
2 3 (2.70%) Nmap
Vendors
1 18 (16.22%) Cisco
2 6 (5.41%) EMC
2 6 (5.41%) Ericsson
3 4 (3.60%) Huawei
3 4 (3.60%) Nokia
4 3 (2.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 2 (1.80%) Arqiva
5 2 (1.80%) Google
6 1 (0.90%) Apple
6 1 (0.90%) BT
6 1 (0.90%) Intel
6 1 (0.90%) Juniper
6 1 (0.90%) Openreach
6 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.90%) Virgin Media
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