The table below looks at the statistics for the RAN Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RAN Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network Engineer
Rank 879 843 854
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a RAN Engineer 14 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.019% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.020% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £52,500
RAN Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101031 96829 103291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.73% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 84577 80351 89414
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

RAN Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RAN Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

RAN Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

RAN Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

RAN Engineer Salary Trend in England

RAN Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RAN Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
South East -17 10 - -
East of England - 4 - -
RAN Engineer
UK

RAN Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited RAN Engineer in their job title 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 with RAN Engineer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 19 (95.00%) LTE
3 15 (75.00%) GSM
3 15 (75.00%) 3G
4 14 (70.00%) UMTS
5 11 (55.00%) Nortel
5 11 (55.00%) Ericsson
5 11 (55.00%) Nokia
5 11 (55.00%) Degree
5 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
6 10 (50.00%) 2G
6 10 (50.00%) WiMAX
6 10 (50.00%) RNC
6 10 (50.00%) QA
6 10 (50.00%) Wireless
7 8 (40.00%) 4G
8 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
8 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (25.00%) SLA
9 5 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 4 (20.00%) Software Architecture
10 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
10 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (20.00%) Handset
10 4 (20.00%) WLAN
10 4 (20.00%) LAN
10 4 (20.00%) 3GPP
10 4 (20.00%) Broadband
10 4 (20.00%) GPRS
11 2 (10.00%) Huawei

RAN Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited RAN Engineer in their job title 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 with RAN Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 19 (95.00%) LTE
3 15 (75.00%) GSM
3 15 (75.00%) 3G
4 14 (70.00%) UMTS
5 10 (50.00%) Wireless
5 10 (50.00%) 2G
5 10 (50.00%) WiMAX
5 10 (50.00%) RNC
6 8 (40.00%) 4G
7 4 (20.00%) WLAN
7 4 (20.00%) LAN
7 4 (20.00%) 3GPP
7 4 (20.00%) Broadband
7 4 (20.00%) GPRS
General
1 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) QA
2 5 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Nortel
1 11 (55.00%) Ericsson
1 11 (55.00%) Nokia
2 5 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 2 (10.00%) Huawei
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco