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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3GPP Long Term Evolution (LTE)
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 238 217 243
Rank change year-on-year -21 +26  
Permanent jobs citing LTE 4 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.075% 0.40% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 1.99% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 3
Median salary £42,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.72% +57.14%  
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 the South West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 792 1054 1227
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 14.90% 20.13% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 655 863 1030
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,075
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -5.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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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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 3 months to 27 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
Dorset - 4 £42,500 -
LTE
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 South West region with a requirement for LTE.

1 7 (87.50%) 4G
1 7 (87.50%) Customer Requirements
2 6 (75.00%) Def Stans
2 6 (75.00%) Network Management
2 6 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (75.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) VoIP
3 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) SNMP
4 4 (50.00%) HND
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) CCNP
4 4 (50.00%) CCNA
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) ICMP
4 4 (50.00%) IPsec
4 4 (50.00%) SSH
5 3 (37.50%) Military
5 3 (37.50%) Business Development
6 2 (25.00%) Network Design
6 2 (25.00%) 3G
6 2 (25.00%) EMC
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) Network Security
7 1 (12.50%) NFC
7 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 1 (12.50%) Product Management

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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 7 (87.50%) 4G
2 6 (75.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) ICMP
3 4 (50.00%) IPsec
3 4 (50.00%) SNMP
3 4 (50.00%) SSH
4 2 (25.00%) 3G
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) 802.15
5 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth
5 1 (12.50%) NFC
5 1 (12.50%) TETRA
5 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Military
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) IP Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) RF Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Sales Executive
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Customer Requirements
2 6 (75.00%) Network Management
3 5 (62.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Business Development
5 2 (25.00%) Network Design
6 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (12.50%) Line Management
6 1 (12.50%) Presales
6 1 (12.50%) Product Management
6 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
6 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) Def Stans
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) EMC
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