The table below looks at the statistics for Radio Access Network skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 801 832 754
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -78
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 71 92 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.082% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.47% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 30
Average salary £58,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £65,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £51,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-24.39% +13.88%
Radio Access Network
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19006 19456 20952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.31% 17.25% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15192 15452 16992
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Radio Access Network Jobs Demand Trend in England

Radio Access Network
Salary Trend in England

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

Radio Access Network Salary Trend in England

Radio Access Network
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Radio Access Network across the England region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Radio Access Network Salary Histogram in England

Radio Access Network
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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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
South East +3 41 £37,500 -18.91%
London +41 14 £65,000 +30.00% 3
North West - 9 - - 1
Yorkshire - 4 - -
East of England +15 2 £35,000 -36.36% 2
South West -29 2 £135,000 +172.72%
Radio Access Network
UK

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 100 (68.97%) Telecoms
2 83 (57.24%) 3G
3 77 (53.10%) LTE
4 65 (44.83%) 2G
5 62 (42.76%) 4G
6 56 (38.62%) Degree
7 48 (33.10%) GSM
8 47 (32.41%) UMTS
9 35 (24.14%) Ericsson
10 33 (22.76%) Wireless
11 30 (20.69%) Nokia
12 27 (18.62%) Analytical Skills
13 26 (17.93%) WiMAX
14 24 (16.55%) RNC
14 24 (16.55%) SLA
14 24 (16.55%) Service Delivery
15 23 (15.86%) Nortel
15 23 (15.86%) QA
16 22 (15.17%) MPLS
17 20 (13.79%) Ethernet
17 20 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
18 16 (11.03%) Capacity Management
18 16 (11.03%) Huawei
19 15 (10.34%) Marketing
20 14 (9.66%) Electronics
20 14 (9.66%) Validation
21 12 (8.28%) Project Management
21 12 (8.28%) Service Management
21 12 (8.28%) Continuous Improvement
21 12 (8.28%) Network Architecture

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 7 (4.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 83 (57.24%) 3G
2 77 (53.10%) LTE
3 65 (44.83%) 2G
4 62 (42.76%) 4G
5 48 (33.10%) GSM
6 47 (32.41%) UMTS
7 33 (22.76%) Wireless
8 26 (17.93%) WiMAX
9 24 (16.55%) RNC
10 22 (15.17%) MPLS
11 20 (13.79%) Ethernet
12 11 (7.59%) GPRS
13 8 (5.52%) LAN
14 6 (4.14%) SDH
15 5 (3.45%) BGP
15 5 (3.45%) HSDPA
16 4 (2.76%) Firewall
16 4 (2.76%) Wi-Fi
16 4 (2.76%) DNS
16 4 (2.76%) MIMO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (2.76%) RDBMS
2 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.69%) Redis
4 1 (0.69%) Infinispan
General
1 100 (68.97%) Telecoms
2 15 (10.34%) Marketing
3 14 (9.66%) Electronics
4 5 (3.45%) Advertising
4 5 (3.45%) Games
5 4 (2.76%) Back Office
5 4 (2.76%) Finance
6 3 (2.07%) Retail
6 3 (2.07%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (19.31%) RAN Engineer
2 11 (7.59%) Transmission Engineer
2 11 (7.59%) Transmission Planning Engineer
2 11 (7.59%) Wireless Engineer
3 9 (6.21%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (6.21%) Service Manager
4 8 (5.52%) Sales Manager
4 8 (5.52%) Technical Manager
4 8 (5.52%) Designer
5 7 (4.83%) Technical Leader
5 7 (4.83%) Architecture Manager
5 7 (4.83%) Head of Capacity Planning
5 7 (4.83%) Network Manager
6 6 (4.14%) Support Engineer
6 6 (4.14%) 3G Engineer
7 5 (3.45%) Environment Manager
7 5 (3.45%) Performance Engineer
7 5 (3.45%) Network Operator
7 5 (3.45%) Senior RAN Engineer
7 5 (3.45%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.21%) Web Services
2 5 (3.45%) Ajax
2 5 (3.45%) jQuery
2 5 (3.45%) HTML
2 5 (3.45%) .NET
2 5 (3.45%) Classic ASP
2 5 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 5 (3.45%) CSS
3 4 (2.76%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (2.07%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.62%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.76%) Wiki
3 4 (2.76%) Smart Meter
3 4 (2.76%) GIS
3 4 (2.76%) Statistics
4 3 (2.07%) Handset
5 2 (1.38%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.38%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.38%) Copywriting
5 2 (1.38%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.38%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.69%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.52%) Linux
2 6 (4.14%) UNIX
3 3 (2.07%) Windows
4 2 (1.38%) Android
4 2 (1.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.38%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.55%) Service Delivery
2 20 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
3 16 (11.03%) Capacity Management
4 14 (9.66%) Validation
5 12 (8.28%) Project Management
5 12 (8.28%) Service Management
5 12 (8.28%) Network Architecture
5 12 (8.28%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 10 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 10 (6.90%) Performance Management
7 9 (6.21%) OpenUP
8 8 (5.52%) ITIL
9 7 (4.83%) Product Management
9 7 (4.83%) Fault Management
9 7 (4.83%) Network Management
9 7 (4.83%) Line Management
10 6 (4.14%) Strategic Planning
10 6 (4.14%) Change Management
11 5 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.59%) C
2 8 (5.52%) Perl
3 7 (4.83%) SQL
3 7 (4.83%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.45%) VB
4 5 (3.45%) C#
4 5 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.45%) VB6
5 1 (0.69%) Java
5 1 (0.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 56 (38.62%) Degree
2 5 (3.45%) NVQ Level 3
2 5 (3.45%) NVQ Level 4
3 4 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.76%) HND
3 4 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.07%) CCNP
5 2 (1.38%) PMP
5 2 (1.38%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.38%) MBA
5 2 (1.38%) CCSA
5 2 (1.38%) CCSE
5 2 (1.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.38%) CISSP
6 1 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.69%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.69%) RHCT
6 1 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.69%) JNCIS
6 1 (0.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.55%) SLA
2 23 (15.86%) QA
3 5 (3.45%) ISO 14001
3 5 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.76%) Firmware
2 2 (1.38%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.69%) Nmap
2 1 (0.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (24.14%) Ericsson
2 30 (20.69%) Nokia
3 23 (15.86%) Nortel
4 16 (11.03%) Huawei
5 9 (6.21%) BT
5 9 (6.21%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 7 (4.83%) Amdocs
6 7 (4.83%) Cisco
7 5 (3.45%) Oracle
8 4 (2.76%) Cramer
8 4 (2.76%) Perforce
8 4 (2.76%) VMware
9 3 (2.07%) Greenplum
9 3 (2.07%) Juniper
9 3 (2.07%) F5
9 3 (2.07%) Ciena
10 2 (1.38%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.38%) Mapinfo
10 2 (1.38%) Blue Coat
11 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + min 18% bonus + car allow + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + good bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £300 - £350 per annum + gain experience working with VoLTE
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Amdocs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago