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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 126 120 111
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 10 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.45% 0.97% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 3.06% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £66,000 - £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +1.12%
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
598 752 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.99% 31.69% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 389 403 542
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015, 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 14 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Spanish Language
4 5 (31.25%) Wireless
5 4 (25.00%) 3G
5 4 (25.00%) LTE
6 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
6 3 (18.75%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 3 (18.75%) 4G
6 3 (18.75%) Ericsson
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (18.75%) 2G
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Statistics
6 3 (18.75%) Service Management
6 3 (18.75%) Italian Language
7 2 (12.50%) Advertising
7 2 (12.50%) GSM
7 2 (12.50%) UMTS
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
8 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (6.25%) VoLTE
8 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (6.25%) Diameter Protocol
8 1 (6.25%) SLA
8 1 (6.25%) PMP
8 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
8 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Wireless
2 4 (25.00%) LTE
2 4 (25.00%) 3G
3 3 (18.75%) 4G
3 3 (18.75%) 2G
4 2 (12.50%) GSM
4 2 (12.50%) UMTS
5 1 (6.25%) RANAP
5 1 (6.25%) VoLTE
5 1 (6.25%) Diameter Protocol
General
1 14 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (37.50%) Spanish Language
3 3 (18.75%) Italian Language
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Problem Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Project Director
3 2 (12.50%) Product Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Statistics
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Service Management
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Ericsson
1 3 (18.75%) Nokia Solutions and Networks