The table below looks at the statistics for Radio Access Network skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 610 595 620
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +25
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 3 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.007% 0.043% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.042% 0.27% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 1
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
Radio Access Network
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7146 6724 8593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.22% 15.92% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6040 5443 7277
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Radio Access Network Jobs Demand Trend in London

Radio Access Network
Salary Trend in London

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

Radio Access Network Salary Trend in London

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 19 (90.48%) Telecoms
2 10 (47.62%) 3G
3 8 (38.10%) 2G
4 7 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 7 (33.33%) 4G
4 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (33.33%) Smartphone
4 7 (33.33%) Business Development
4 7 (33.33%) NGN
4 7 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 7 (33.33%) Ericsson
5 6 (28.57%) Wireless
5 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (23.81%) Apache Spark
6 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
6 5 (23.81%) Analytics
6 5 (23.81%) Java
6 5 (23.81%) Banking
6 5 (23.81%) Machine Learning
6 5 (23.81%) Big Data
6 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
6 5 (23.81%) Finance
7 3 (14.29%) LTE
7 3 (14.29%) Handset
7 3 (14.29%) Project Management
8 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
8 2 (9.52%) Nokia
8 2 (9.52%) SMS
8 2 (9.52%) 3GPP

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) 3G
2 8 (38.10%) 2G
3 7 (33.33%) 4G
3 7 (33.33%) NGN
4 6 (28.57%) Wireless
5 3 (14.29%) LTE
6 2 (9.52%) SMS
6 2 (9.52%) 3GPP
7 1 (4.76%) HSPA
7 1 (4.76%) NAS
7 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.76%) HSUPA
7 1 (4.76%) UMTS
7 1 (4.76%) WCDMA
7 1 (4.76%) IPX
7 1 (4.76%) MPLS
7 1 (4.76%) BGP
7 1 (4.76%) GPRS
7 1 (4.76%) GSM
7 1 (4.76%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Big Data
1 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
General
1 19 (90.48%) Telecoms
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Business Development Executive
2 4 (19.05%) Technical Leader
3 3 (14.29%) Junior
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.76%) QA Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Manager
5 1 (4.76%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) RAN Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (23.81%) Algorithms
4 3 (14.29%) Handset
5 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
1 2 (9.52%) BlackBerry OS
1 2 (9.52%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 7 (33.33%) Business Development
2 5 (23.81%) Analytics
2 5 (23.81%) Machine Learning
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 7 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 7 (33.33%) Ericsson
2 2 (9.52%) Nokia
3 1 (4.76%) Huawei
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Intel
3 1 (4.76%) Juniper