Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for LTE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LTE over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 340 328 349
Rank change year-on-year -12 +21 -38
Permanent jobs citing LTE 8 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.078% 0.091% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.44% 0.50% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 11
South West median annual salary £42,500 £47,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.05% +35.00% +45.83%
10th Percentile £38,250 £29,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,500 £61,875 £43,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%

LTE is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1800 2014 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.54% 18.42% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1481 1654 1976
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing LTE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for LTE in the South West

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Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for LTE in the South West

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Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LTE in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LTE in the South West

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Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LTE within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 4 £42,500 -
Bristol -26 2 £47,500 +8.57%
Wiltshire -1 1 £55,000 +39.24%
Cornwall - 1 £48,000 -
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England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 South West region with a requirement for LTE.

1 6 (75.00%) 4G
2 5 (62.50%) Network Management
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 4 (50.00%) ICMP
3 4 (50.00%) HND
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) SNMP
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) IPsec
3 4 (50.00%) SSH
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (50.00%) Def Stans
3 4 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (37.50%) C
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) 3G
6 1 (12.50%) 802.11
6 1 (12.50%) 802.15
6 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) GPRS
6 1 (12.50%) GSM

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (75.00%) 4G
2 4 (50.00%) ICMP
2 4 (50.00%) IPsec
2 4 (50.00%) SNMP
2 4 (50.00%) SSH
2 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) 3G
5 1 (12.50%) 5G
5 1 (12.50%) 802.11
5 1 (12.50%) 802.15
5 1 (12.50%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) MIMO
5 1 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (12.50%) VoLTE
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless Security
5 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) IP Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) RF Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) RF Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Network Management
2 4 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNP
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) HND
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) Def Stans
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco