The first table below looks at the demand for Radio Access Network skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 179 159 196
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +37
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 35 61 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.63% 1.11% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.13% 4.02% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 17
Average salary £70,000 £44,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.30% -22.60%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.49% -19.09%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1640 1518 1615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.52% 27.54% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1136 1254
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Radio Access Network
South East

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Radio Access Network across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Radio Access Network Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Radio Access Network
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Radio Access Network across the Berkshire region.

Radio Access Network Salary Trend in Berkshire

Radio Access Network
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Radio Access Network within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -14 17 - - 3
Maidenhead -1 7 - - 1
Newbury +7 2 £70,000 +143.47%
Slough +4 1 - -
Radio Access Network
South East

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Radio Access Network also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Radio Access Network.

1 43 (70.49%) Telecoms
2 39 (63.93%) Project Management
3 34 (55.74%) 3G
4 31 (50.82%) LTE
5 24 (39.34%) Degree
6 19 (31.15%) 4G
7 16 (26.23%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 15 (24.59%) Network Architecture
8 15 (24.59%) Service Management
8 15 (24.59%) Ericsson
9 14 (22.95%) Configuration Management
9 14 (22.95%) ITIL
9 14 (22.95%) SOA
9 14 (22.95%) NSN NetAct
9 14 (22.95%) Performance Management
9 14 (22.95%) Fault Management
9 14 (22.95%) eTOM
10 12 (19.67%) Finance
10 12 (19.67%) IBM
10 12 (19.67%) EMC
10 12 (19.67%) Tivoli
10 12 (19.67%) Netcool
11 11 (18.03%) PMP
11 11 (18.03%) PMI Certification
11 11 (18.03%) Wireless
11 11 (18.03%) Programme Management
12 10 (16.39%) Legal
12 10 (16.39%) PRINCE2
12 10 (16.39%) UMTS
12 10 (16.39%) Continuous Improvement

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Radio Access Network also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Radio Access Network. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 34 (55.74%) 3G
2 31 (50.82%) LTE
3 19 (31.15%) 4G
4 11 (18.03%) Wireless
5 10 (16.39%) UMTS
6 9 (14.75%) Internet
6 9 (14.75%) Broadband
7 4 (6.56%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (4.92%) 3GPP
9 2 (3.28%) 2G
9 2 (3.28%) VoLTE
9 2 (3.28%) MGW
10 1 (1.64%) SIGTRAN
10 1 (1.64%) GSM
10 1 (1.64%) UTRAN
10 1 (1.64%) DWDM
10 1 (1.64%) DSL
10 1 (1.64%) INAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Big Data
General
1 43 (70.49%) Telecoms
2 12 (19.67%) Finance
3 10 (16.39%) Legal
4 4 (6.56%) Marketing
5 3 (4.92%) Banking
6 2 (3.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Network Operator
2 14 (22.95%) Network Manager
2 14 (22.95%) Architecture Manager
3 12 (19.67%) Service Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Technical Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Programme Director
5 5 (8.20%) Programme Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Design Authority
7 2 (3.28%) Voice Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Solutions Consultant
8 1 (1.64%) RAN Engineer
8 1 (1.64%) 3G Engineer
8 1 (1.64%) Project Director
8 1 (1.64%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (1.64%) Project Manager
8 1 (1.64%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.64%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.64%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Smartphone
2 8 (13.11%) CMDB
3 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.28%) Statistics
3 2 (3.28%) GIS
4 1 (1.64%) Handset
4 1 (1.64%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (63.93%) Project Management
2 15 (24.59%) Service Management
2 15 (24.59%) Network Architecture
3 14 (22.95%) eTOM
3 14 (22.95%) Fault Management
3 14 (22.95%) Performance Management
3 14 (22.95%) ITIL
3 14 (22.95%) SOA
3 14 (22.95%) Configuration Management
4 11 (18.03%) Programme Management
5 10 (16.39%) PRINCE2
5 10 (16.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (13.11%) CRM
6 8 (13.11%) Process Management
6 8 (13.11%) Benchmarking
6 8 (13.11%) ITSM
7 7 (11.48%) Six Sigma
8 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.20%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 24 (39.34%) Degree
2 11 (18.03%) PMP
2 11 (18.03%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.64%) CCNA
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) ISO 14001
1 9 (14.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.64%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 14 (22.95%) NSN NetAct
2 12 (19.67%) Tivoli
2 12 (19.67%) Netcool
3 8 (13.11%) TeMIP
3 8 (13.11%) HP NNM
3 8 (13.11%) OVPI
3 8 (13.11%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 15 (24.59%) Ericsson
3 12 (19.67%) IBM
3 12 (19.67%) EMC
4 8 (13.11%) BMC
4 8 (13.11%) HP
4 8 (13.11%) Huawei
5 4 (6.56%) Remedy
5 4 (6.56%) Cramer
5 4 (6.56%) Amdocs
5 4 (6.56%) NetCracker
6 2 (3.28%) Nokia
6 2 (3.28%) Mapinfo
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