The table below looks at the statistics for the RF Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Frequency Engineer
Rank 202 184 190
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an RF Engineer 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.074% 0.15% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.16% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%
RF Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3810 3756 3980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.47% 95.21% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3084 3219 3411
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

RF Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

RF Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

RF Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

RF Engineer Salary Trend in Hampshire

RF Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RF Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Basingstoke -2 3 £30,000 -29.41%
RF Engineer
South East

RF Engineer
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 6 (85.71%) TDMA
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
2 1 (14.29%) Electronic Design Automation

RF Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) TDMA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
1 1 (14.29%) Electronic Design Automation