The table below looks at the statistics for the RF Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RF Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Frequency Engineer
Rank - 451 426
Permanent jobs requiring an RF Engineer 0 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.029% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.030% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 13
Average salary - £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,750 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +20.68%
RF Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18660 19881 19366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.41% 97.06% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15961 16195 15375
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

RF Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RF Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

RF Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RF Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

RF Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

RF Engineer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited RF Engineer in their job title 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 with RF Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 3 (50.00%) UMTS
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (50.00%) WiMAX
1 3 (50.00%) LTE
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (33.33%) 4G
2 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 2 (33.33%) 3G
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) DECT
2 2 (33.33%) GSM
3 1 (16.67%) C

RF Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited RF Engineer in their job title 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 with RF Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 3 (50.00%) LTE
1 3 (50.00%) UMTS
1 3 (50.00%) WiMAX
2 2 (33.33%) 3G
2 2 (33.33%) 4G
2 2 (33.33%) DECT
2 2 (33.33%) GSM
2 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C
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