The table below looks at the statistics for Radio Access Network skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 226 - 214
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.032% - 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% - 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £80,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £44,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+14.52% -18.63%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1020 842 1120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.44% 16.52% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 873 684 953
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Radio Access Network Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Radio Access Network
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Radio Access Network Salary Trend in the South West

Radio Access Network
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
Bristol - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £80,000 -
Radio Access Network
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (76.92%) LTE
2 9 (69.23%) 4G
3 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
4 6 (46.15%) GSM
4 6 (46.15%) UMTS
5 4 (30.77%) 3GPP
5 4 (30.77%) B2B
5 4 (30.77%) Service Management
6 3 (23.08%) Broadband
6 3 (23.08%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco
6 3 (23.08%) Juniper
6 3 (23.08%) 3G
6 3 (23.08%) DWDM
6 3 (23.08%) MPLS
6 3 (23.08%) OSPF
6 3 (23.08%) RSVP
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) IPsec
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Advertising
6 3 (23.08%) Huawei
6 3 (23.08%) PKI
6 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
6 3 (23.08%) SCTP
7 2 (15.38%) SLA
7 2 (15.38%) Internet
7 2 (15.38%) 2G
7 2 (15.38%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) LTE
2 9 (69.23%) 4G
3 6 (46.15%) UMTS
3 6 (46.15%) GSM
4 4 (30.77%) 3GPP
5 3 (23.08%) Broadband
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 3 (23.08%) SCTP
5 3 (23.08%) 3G
5 3 (23.08%) DWDM
5 3 (23.08%) MPLS
5 3 (23.08%) OSPF
5 3 (23.08%) RSVP
5 3 (23.08%) IPsec
6 2 (15.38%) 2G
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
7 1 (7.69%) RNC
7 1 (7.69%) MVNO
General
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Designer
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Designer
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior RAN Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) B2B
1 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
1 3 (23.08%) Juniper
1 3 (23.08%) Huawei