The table below looks at the statistics for the RF 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 RF Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Frequency Engineer
Rank 861 838 840
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an RF Engineer 11 15 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.015% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.016% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 39
Average salary £80,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £30,100 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -2.77%
RF 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
100964 94057 104141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.25% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82543 79050 89527
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

RF Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RF Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

RF Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

RF Engineer Salary Trend in England

RF Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RF Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

RF Engineer Salary Histogram in England

RF 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 RF Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 19 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
East of England -26 7 £100,000 +122.22%
South East -16 2 £35,000 -15.15%
South West -26 2 - - 1
RF Engineer
UK

RF Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited RF 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 RF Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (32.65%) Degree
1 16 (32.65%) Kalman Filter
2 14 (28.57%) Electronics
3 13 (26.53%) Wireless
4 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
5 9 (18.37%) LTE
5 9 (18.37%) EMC
5 9 (18.37%) MATLAB
6 8 (16.33%) CAD
7 7 (14.29%) Physics
8 6 (12.24%) TDMA
8 6 (12.24%) Manufacturing
8 6 (12.24%) LabVIEW
9 5 (10.20%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (10.20%) Genesys
9 5 (10.20%) GSM
9 5 (10.20%) Linux
10 4 (8.16%) Product Management
10 4 (8.16%) Smart Meter
10 4 (8.16%) Line Management
10 4 (8.16%) Bluetooth
10 4 (8.16%) DECT
10 4 (8.16%) GPRS
10 4 (8.16%) WCDMA
10 4 (8.16%) Project Management
10 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
10 4 (8.16%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (8.16%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (8.16%) Marketing
10 4 (8.16%) TETRA

RF Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited RF 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 RF Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) Wireless
2 9 (18.37%) LTE
3 6 (12.24%) TDMA
4 5 (10.20%) GSM
4 5 (10.20%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (8.16%) Bluetooth
5 4 (8.16%) DECT
5 4 (8.16%) GPRS
5 4 (8.16%) WCDMA
5 4 (8.16%) TETRA
6 3 (6.12%) 3G
7 2 (4.08%) 2G
8 1 (2.04%) 4G
8 1 (2.04%) 3GPP
8 1 (2.04%) DHCP
8 1 (2.04%) HTTP
8 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.04%) DNS
8 1 (2.04%) SAN
8 1 (2.04%) Internet
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 14 (28.57%) Electronics
2 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
3 6 (12.24%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.16%) Marketing
5 3 (6.12%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Physics
2 4 (8.16%) Smart Meter
2 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) Firmware
4 1 (2.04%) DTV
4 1 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.04%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (16.33%) CAD
3 4 (8.16%) Project Management
3 4 (8.16%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (8.16%) Line Management
3 4 (8.16%) Product Management
4 3 (6.12%) Integration Testing
4 3 (6.12%) Test Automation
5 2 (4.08%) Workflow
6 1 (2.04%) Validation
6 1 (2.04%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) MATLAB
2 3 (6.12%) C
2 3 (6.12%) Perl
3 2 (4.08%) VB
3 2 (4.08%) Assembly Language
4 1 (2.04%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) HND
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) EMC
2 5 (10.20%) Genesys
3 2 (4.08%) Agilent
4 1 (2.04%) Broadcom
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco
4 1 (2.04%) CA
4 1 (2.04%) Huawei
Hereford, Herefordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago