The first table below looks at the demand for Radio Access Network skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 125 125 131
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 14 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 0.66% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.83% 1.67% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 8
Average salary - £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £45,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -10.44%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
764 837 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.61% 39.20% 25.22%
Number of salaries quoted 512 641 508
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Radio Access Network
Berkshire

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Radio Access Network Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Radio Access Network
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Radio Access Network Salary Trend in Reading

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 24 (68.57%) 3G
2 22 (62.86%) Telecoms
3 17 (48.57%) Degree
4 16 (45.71%) Back Office
4 16 (45.71%) SMTP
4 16 (45.71%) DHCP
4 16 (45.71%) SNMP
4 16 (45.71%) DNS
4 16 (45.71%) Cisco
5 15 (42.86%) Billing
6 14 (40.00%) CRM
6 14 (40.00%) Broadband
6 14 (40.00%) Retail
7 12 (34.29%) Project Management
7 12 (34.29%) Firewall
7 12 (34.29%) CheckPoint
7 12 (34.29%) Blue Coat
7 12 (34.29%) ProxySG
7 12 (34.29%) BIG-IP
7 12 (34.29%) F5
7 12 (34.29%) Cisco PIX
7 12 (34.29%) Network Security
7 12 (34.29%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (34.29%) FWSM
8 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (31.43%) CCNP
9 10 (28.57%) Service Management
10 9 (25.71%) OpenView
10 9 (25.71%) HP
10 9 (25.71%) HP NNM

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 24 (68.57%) 3G
2 16 (45.71%) SMTP
2 16 (45.71%) DHCP
2 16 (45.71%) SNMP
2 16 (45.71%) DNS
3 14 (40.00%) Broadband
4 12 (34.29%) Firewall
4 12 (34.29%) BIG-IP
4 12 (34.29%) Cisco PIX
4 12 (34.29%) Network Security
4 12 (34.29%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (34.29%) FWSM
5 8 (22.86%) LTE
5 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
6 6 (17.14%) 4G
7 4 (11.43%) BGP
7 4 (11.43%) MPLS
7 4 (11.43%) OSPF
7 4 (11.43%) VoIP
7 4 (11.43%) WAN
General
1 22 (62.86%) Telecoms
2 16 (45.71%) Back Office
3 15 (42.86%) Billing
4 14 (40.00%) Retail
5 4 (11.43%) Finance
5 4 (11.43%) Banking
6 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) IP Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) Security Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Network Operator
4 4 (11.43%) Service Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Network Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Architecture Manager
5 2 (5.71%) RAN Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Design Authority
5 2 (5.71%) Account Director
6 1 (2.86%) Process Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) CMDB
2 2 (5.71%) GIS
3 1 (2.86%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) CRM
2 12 (34.29%) Project Management
3 10 (28.57%) Service Management
4 8 (22.86%) ITIL
4 8 (22.86%) Configuration Management
5 7 (20.00%) SOA
5 7 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 7 (20.00%) Fault Management
5 7 (20.00%) eTOM
6 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.29%) ITSM
7 4 (11.43%) Network Architecture
8 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.71%) Performance Engineering
9 2 (5.71%) Product Management
9 2 (5.71%) Performance Improvement
9 2 (5.71%) Resource Management
10 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
10 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Degree
2 11 (31.43%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (31.43%) CCNP
3 7 (20.00%) CCSA
3 7 (20.00%) CCSE
4 4 (11.43%) CCIE
4 4 (11.43%) CCIP
4 4 (11.43%) CCDP
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.86%) PMP
5 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) OpenView
1 9 (25.71%) HP NNM
2 7 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 7 (20.00%) Netcool
2 7 (20.00%) NSN NetAct
3 5 (14.29%) OVPI
3 5 (14.29%) TeMIP
4 4 (11.43%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Cisco
2 12 (34.29%) CheckPoint
2 12 (34.29%) Blue Coat
2 12 (34.29%) F5
3 9 (25.71%) HP
4 7 (20.00%) Ericsson
4 7 (20.00%) IBM
4 7 (20.00%) EMC
4 7 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 5 (14.29%) BMC
6 4 (11.43%) Redback
6 4 (11.43%) Juniper
6 4 (11.43%) Huawei
7 2 (5.71%) Remedy
7 2 (5.71%) Cramer
7 2 (5.71%) Amdocs
7 2 (5.71%) Mapinfo
7 2 (5.71%) NetCracker