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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 115 102 126
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +24
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 21 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.89% 1.28% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.82% 4.11% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £55,750 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.10%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £44,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -19.09%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
744 706 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.58% 31.10% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 400 539 429
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £65,000
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 29 July 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 30 (88.24%) Project Management
2 19 (55.88%) Telecoms
3 17 (50.00%) LTE
4 16 (47.06%) 3G
5 15 (44.12%) Network Architecture
5 15 (44.12%) 4G
6 12 (35.29%) Degree
7 11 (32.35%) Service Management
8 9 (26.47%) Tivoli
8 9 (26.47%) Netcool
8 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
8 9 (26.47%) SOA
8 9 (26.47%) ITIL
8 9 (26.47%) IBM
8 9 (26.47%) EMC
8 9 (26.47%) Ericsson
8 9 (26.47%) NSN NetAct
8 9 (26.47%) eTOM
8 9 (26.47%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 9 (26.47%) Fault Management
8 9 (26.47%) Performance Management
9 7 (20.59%) Wireless
10 6 (17.65%) Finance
10 6 (17.65%) Programme Management
10 6 (17.65%) PMP
10 6 (17.65%) PMI Certification
11 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
11 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (14.71%) Remedy
11 5 (14.71%) Cramer

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) LTE
2 16 (47.06%) 3G
3 15 (44.12%) 4G
4 7 (20.59%) Wireless
5 1 (2.94%) GSM
5 1 (2.94%) UMTS
5 1 (2.94%) UTRAN
5 1 (2.94%) DWDM
5 1 (2.94%) DSL
5 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
General
1 19 (55.88%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
3 5 (14.71%) Legal
4 3 (8.82%) Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Billing
5 1 (2.94%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Network Operator
2 15 (44.12%) Architecture Manager
2 15 (44.12%) Network Manager
3 12 (35.29%) Service Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Design Authority
4 5 (14.71%) Programme Director
5 1 (2.94%) Project Director
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Account Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) CMDB
2 1 (2.94%) PMI
2 1 (2.94%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) Project Management
2 15 (44.12%) Network Architecture
3 11 (32.35%) Service Management
4 9 (26.47%) ITIL
4 9 (26.47%) SOA
4 9 (26.47%) Configuration Management
4 9 (26.47%) eTOM
4 9 (26.47%) Fault Management
4 9 (26.47%) Performance Management
5 6 (17.65%) Programme Management
6 5 (14.71%) Resource Management
6 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.76%) ITSM
7 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.82%) Benchmarking
8 3 (8.82%) CRM
8 3 (8.82%) Process Management
8 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) PMP
2 6 (17.65%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) ISO 14001
1 4 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) Tivoli
1 9 (26.47%) Netcool
1 9 (26.47%) NSN NetAct
2 4 (11.76%) OpenView
2 4 (11.76%) TeMIP
2 4 (11.76%) HP NNM
2 4 (11.76%) OVPI
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) IBM
1 9 (26.47%) EMC
1 9 (26.47%) Ericsson
1 9 (26.47%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 5 (14.71%) Remedy
2 5 (14.71%) Cramer
2 5 (14.71%) Amdocs
2 5 (14.71%) NetCracker
2 5 (14.71%) Huawei
3 4 (11.76%) BMC
3 4 (11.76%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Mapinfo
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £57000 - £60000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 5 days ago