The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 114 116 126
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 26 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.06% 0.99% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.42% 3.29% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £51,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.43%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £44,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+14.52% -18.63%
Radio Access Network
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
761 700 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.91% 30.02% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 423 520 422
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 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 (78.95%) Project Management
2 22 (57.89%) LTE
3 21 (55.26%) Telecoms
4 17 (44.74%) Network Architecture
4 17 (44.74%) 4G
4 17 (44.74%) Degree
4 17 (44.74%) 3G
5 14 (36.84%) Wireless
6 9 (23.68%) Programme Management
6 9 (23.68%) PMP
6 9 (23.68%) PMI Certification
7 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
7 8 (21.05%) Legal
8 7 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (18.42%) Service Management
8 7 (18.42%) ISO 14001
9 6 (15.79%) Process Management
9 6 (15.79%) CRM
9 6 (15.79%) Finance
10 5 (13.16%) Mandarin Language
10 5 (13.16%) GSM
10 5 (13.16%) UMTS
10 5 (13.16%) Six Sigma
10 5 (13.16%) Benchmarking
10 5 (13.16%) Huawei
11 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
11 4 (10.53%) ITIL
11 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
11 4 (10.53%) SOA

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (2.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (57.89%) LTE
2 17 (44.74%) 4G
2 17 (44.74%) 3G
3 14 (36.84%) Wireless
4 5 (13.16%) GSM
4 5 (13.16%) UMTS
5 1 (2.63%) DWDM
5 1 (2.63%) DSL
General
1 21 (55.26%) Telecoms
2 8 (21.05%) Legal
3 6 (15.79%) Finance
4 5 (13.16%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (2.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Network Manager
1 17 (44.74%) Network Operator
1 17 (44.74%) Architecture Manager
2 12 (31.58%) Service Manager
3 8 (21.05%) Programme Director
4 5 (13.16%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Design Authority
6 2 (5.26%) Account Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Operations Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Project Director
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) PMI
1 1 (2.63%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Project Management
2 17 (44.74%) Network Architecture
3 9 (23.68%) Programme Management
4 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 7 (18.42%) Service Management
5 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (15.79%) Process Management
6 6 (15.79%) CRM
7 5 (13.16%) Six Sigma
7 5 (13.16%) Benchmarking
8 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.53%) eTOM
8 4 (10.53%) ITIL
8 4 (10.53%) Fault Management
8 4 (10.53%) Performance Management
8 4 (10.53%) SOA
8 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (7.89%) Resource Management
10 1 (2.63%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Degree
2 9 (23.68%) PMP
2 9 (23.68%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) ISO 14001
1 7 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Tivoli
1 4 (10.53%) Netcool
1 4 (10.53%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (2.63%) OpenView
2 1 (2.63%) TeMIP
2 1 (2.63%) HP NNM
2 1 (2.63%) OVPI
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Huawei
2 4 (10.53%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 4 (10.53%) IBM
2 4 (10.53%) EMC
2 4 (10.53%) Ericsson
3 3 (7.89%) Remedy
3 3 (7.89%) Cramer
3 3 (7.89%) Amdocs
3 3 (7.89%) NetCracker
4 1 (2.63%) BMC
4 1 (2.63%) HP
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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