The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 179 163 186
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +23
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 45 57 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.76% 1.03% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.55% 3.74% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 10
Average salary £70,000 £44,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.30% -15.23%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £44,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+28.49% -18.63%
Radio Access Network
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1766 1525 1459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.75% 27.48% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 972 1102 1121
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 September 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 +4 28 - - 3
Newbury +1 5 £70,000 +143.47% 1
Slough 0 1 - - 1
Radio Access Network
South East

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 54 (70.13%) Telecoms
2 44 (57.14%) Project Management
3 41 (53.25%) 3G
4 39 (50.65%) LTE
5 36 (46.75%) Degree
6 28 (36.36%) 4G
7 21 (27.27%) Wireless
8 20 (25.97%) Network Architecture
9 19 (24.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (20.78%) Programme Management
10 16 (20.78%) Service Management
10 16 (20.78%) PMP
10 16 (20.78%) PMI Certification
11 15 (19.48%) PRINCE2
11 15 (19.48%) UMTS
11 15 (19.48%) Legal
12 14 (18.18%) ISO 14001
12 14 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 13 (16.88%) Process Management
13 13 (16.88%) Finance
13 13 (16.88%) CRM
14 12 (15.58%) Six Sigma
14 12 (15.58%) Benchmarking
15 11 (14.29%) Huawei
15 11 (14.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
16 10 (12.99%) Product Management
16 10 (12.99%) Marketing
16 10 (12.99%) Ericsson
17 9 (11.69%) ITIL
17 9 (11.69%) Internet

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 41 (53.25%) 3G
2 39 (50.65%) LTE
3 28 (36.36%) 4G
4 21 (27.27%) Wireless
5 15 (19.48%) UMTS
6 9 (11.69%) Internet
6 9 (11.69%) Broadband
7 6 (7.79%) GSM
7 6 (7.79%) 2G
8 2 (2.60%) MGW
8 2 (2.60%) VoLTE
9 1 (1.30%) SIGTRAN
9 1 (1.30%) 3GPP
9 1 (1.30%) DWDM
9 1 (1.30%) DSL
9 1 (1.30%) INAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.49%) Big Data
General
1 54 (70.13%) Telecoms
2 15 (19.48%) Legal
3 13 (16.88%) Finance
4 10 (12.99%) Marketing
5 5 (6.49%) Mandarin Language
6 2 (2.60%) Billing
7 1 (1.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (24.68%) Network Manager
1 19 (24.68%) Network Operator
1 19 (24.68%) Architecture Manager
2 12 (15.58%) Service Manager
3 8 (10.39%) Programme Director
4 7 (9.09%) Programme Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Account Manager
5 6 (7.79%) Consultant
6 5 (6.49%) Solutions Consultant
6 5 (6.49%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Technical Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Technical Design Authority
8 2 (2.60%) Voice Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Architect
9 1 (1.30%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.30%) Network Consultant
9 1 (1.30%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.30%) Operations Manager
9 1 (1.30%) Design Engineer
9 1 (1.30%) Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Smartphone
2 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.19%) CMDB
4 1 (1.30%) PMI
4 1 (1.30%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.14%) Project Management
2 20 (25.97%) Network Architecture
3 19 (24.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 16 (20.78%) Service Management
4 16 (20.78%) Programme Management
5 15 (19.48%) PRINCE2
6 13 (16.88%) CRM
6 13 (16.88%) Process Management
7 12 (15.58%) Six Sigma
7 12 (15.58%) Benchmarking
8 10 (12.99%) Product Management
9 9 (11.69%) Performance Management
9 9 (11.69%) Fault Management
9 9 (11.69%) Configuration Management
9 9 (11.69%) ITIL
9 9 (11.69%) eTOM
9 9 (11.69%) Service Delivery
9 9 (11.69%) SOA
10 8 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (6.49%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 36 (46.75%) Degree
2 16 (20.78%) PMP
2 16 (20.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.30%) CCNA
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.18%) ISO 14001
1 14 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (11.69%) NSN NetAct
2 7 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 7 (9.09%) Netcool
3 4 (5.19%) TeMIP
3 4 (5.19%) HP NNM
3 4 (5.19%) OVPI
3 4 (5.19%) OpenView
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Huawei
1 11 (14.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 10 (12.99%) Ericsson
3 7 (9.09%) IBM
3 7 (9.09%) EMC
4 4 (5.19%) BMC
4 4 (5.19%) HP
5 3 (3.90%) Remedy
5 3 (3.90%) Cramer
5 3 (3.90%) Amdocs
5 3 (3.90%) NetCracker
6 2 (2.60%) Nokia
Slough, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Comvergent Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago