The table below looks at the statistics for Radio Access Network skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 405 396 365
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -31
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 36 39 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.18% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 0.86% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 25
Average salary £41,250 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £108,000 £67,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +22.22%
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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4531 4560 5196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.75% 20.50% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3469 3535 4129
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Radio Access Network Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Radio Access Network
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Radio Access Network Salary Trend in the South East

Radio Access Network
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Radio Access Network across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Radio Access Network Salary Histogram in the South East

Radio Access Network
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Radio Access Network within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -6 18 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Buckinghamshire +13 17 - -
Hampshire - 1 £45,000 -
Radio Access Network
England

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 67 (68.37%) Telecoms
2 59 (60.20%) 3G
3 47 (47.96%) LTE
4 41 (41.84%) 4G
5 38 (38.78%) 2G
6 35 (35.71%) Degree
7 28 (28.57%) GSM
7 28 (28.57%) UMTS
8 24 (24.49%) Nokia
8 24 (24.49%) Wireless
9 23 (23.47%) Ericsson
10 22 (22.45%) Service Delivery
11 21 (21.43%) WiMAX
12 20 (20.41%) RNC
13 18 (18.37%) Nortel
13 18 (18.37%) QA
14 17 (17.35%) Capacity Planning
15 16 (16.33%) Ethernet
16 15 (15.31%) SLA
16 15 (15.31%) MPLS
17 13 (13.27%) Capacity Management
17 13 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
18 12 (12.24%) Project Management
19 11 (11.22%) Huawei
19 11 (11.22%) Network Architecture
20 10 (10.20%) Line Management
20 10 (10.20%) Service Management
21 9 (9.18%) Continuous Improvement
22 8 (8.16%) Product Management
22 8 (8.16%) Marketing

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 5 (5.10%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 59 (60.20%) 3G
2 47 (47.96%) LTE
3 41 (41.84%) 4G
4 38 (38.78%) 2G
5 28 (28.57%) UMTS
5 28 (28.57%) GSM
6 24 (24.49%) Wireless
7 21 (21.43%) WiMAX
8 20 (20.41%) RNC
9 16 (16.33%) Ethernet
10 15 (15.31%) MPLS
11 7 (7.14%) GPRS
12 6 (6.12%) Broadband
13 5 (5.10%) SDH
14 4 (4.08%) DNS
15 3 (3.06%) HTTPS
15 3 (3.06%) Internet
15 3 (3.06%) Wireshark
15 3 (3.06%) ASN.1
15 3 (3.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
2 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.02%) Redis
4 1 (1.02%) Infinispan
General
1 67 (68.37%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.16%) Marketing
3 6 (6.12%) Electronics
4 5 (5.10%) Advertising
5 3 (3.06%) Retail
5 3 (3.06%) Billing
5 3 (3.06%) Back Office
5 3 (3.06%) Finance
6 1 (1.02%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 22 (22.45%) RAN Engineer
2 12 (12.24%) Service Manager
3 10 (10.20%) Network Manager
3 10 (10.20%) Architecture Manager
3 10 (10.20%) Wireless Engineer
4 8 (8.16%) Transmission Engineer
4 8 (8.16%) Transmission Planning Engineer
4 8 (8.16%) Network Operator
4 8 (8.16%) Account Manager
5 7 (7.14%) 3G Engineer
5 7 (7.14%) Head of Capacity Planning
6 4 (4.08%) Databuild Engineer
6 4 (4.08%) Technical Leader
6 4 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (4.08%) Design Engineer
7 3 (3.06%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.06%) Architect
7 3 (3.06%) Designer
7 3 (3.06%) Problem Manager
7 3 (3.06%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.08%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (3.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.08%) Smart Meter
3 3 (3.06%) Smartphone
3 3 (3.06%) Statistics
4 2 (2.04%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.02%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (1.02%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.02%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (3.06%) UNIX
3 2 (2.04%) Windows
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.45%) Service Delivery
2 17 (17.35%) Capacity Planning
3 13 (13.27%) Capacity Management
4 12 (12.24%) Project Management
5 11 (11.22%) Network Architecture
6 10 (10.20%) Service Management
6 10 (10.20%) Line Management
7 9 (9.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (8.16%) Product Management
9 7 (7.14%) Network Management
9 7 (7.14%) Performance Management
9 7 (7.14%) ITIL
10 6 (6.12%) Change Management
10 6 (6.12%) Validation
10 6 (6.12%) Strategic Planning
11 5 (5.10%) OpenUP
12 4 (4.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 3 (3.06%) Analytics
13 3 (3.06%) Problem Management
13 3 (3.06%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.14%) Perl
1 7 (7.14%) SQL
1 7 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (4.08%) C
3 1 (1.02%) Java
Qualifications
1 35 (35.71%) Degree
2 4 (4.08%) HND
2 4 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.06%) CCNP
4 2 (2.04%) NVQ Level 3
4 2 (2.04%) NVQ Level 4
4 2 (2.04%) CCSA
4 2 (2.04%) CCSE
4 2 (2.04%) CISSP
5 1 (1.02%) RHCT
5 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.02%) JNCIS
5 1 (1.02%) MCITP
5 1 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.02%) RHCSA
5 1 (1.02%) CCIP
5 1 (1.02%) CCNA
5 1 (1.02%) MCSE
5 1 (1.02%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.37%) QA
2 15 (15.31%) SLA
3 2 (2.04%) ISO 14001
3 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) Firmware
2 2 (2.04%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.02%) Nmap
2 1 (1.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (24.49%) Nokia
2 23 (23.47%) Ericsson
3 18 (18.37%) Nortel
4 11 (11.22%) Huawei
5 7 (7.14%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 7 (7.14%) BT
6 4 (4.08%) VMware
6 4 (4.08%) Cisco
6 4 (4.08%) Mapinfo
7 3 (3.06%) F5
7 3 (3.06%) Ciena
7 3 (3.06%) Greenplum
8 2 (2.04%) Cramer
8 2 (2.04%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.04%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.02%) Juniper
9 1 (1.02%) Amdocs