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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 229 250 236
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -14
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 8 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.034% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Median salary £55,000 £43,750 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -45.31%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
1045 1191 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.32% 20.24% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 849 1026 857
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,966 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Radio Access Network as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Radio Access Network across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Radio Access Network Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Radio Access Network within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +32 8 £55,000 +26.43%
Radio Access Network
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Radio Access Network also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Radio Access Network.

1 19 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 15 (78.95%) LTE
3 12 (63.16%) GSM
3 12 (63.16%) WCDMA
4 11 (57.89%) 2G
5 10 (52.63%) 4G
6 9 (47.37%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (42.11%) Network Design
7 8 (42.11%) 3G
8 7 (36.84%) Huawei
8 7 (36.84%) Nokia
9 6 (31.58%) Integration Acceptance Testing
9 6 (31.58%) Wireshark
10 4 (21.05%) Ericsson
10 4 (21.05%) GPRS
10 4 (21.05%) UMTS
10 4 (21.05%) High Availability
11 3 (15.79%) Demand Management
11 3 (15.79%) eggPlant
11 3 (15.79%) Defect Management
11 3 (15.79%) HSPA
11 3 (15.79%) Actix
11 3 (15.79%) SMS
11 3 (15.79%) Nortel
11 3 (15.79%) Billing
12 2 (10.53%) MPLS
12 2 (10.53%) Service Management
12 2 (10.53%) VMS
12 2 (10.53%) Fault Management
12 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) LTE
2 12 (63.16%) GSM
2 12 (63.16%) WCDMA
3 11 (57.89%) 2G
4 10 (52.63%) 4G
5 8 (42.11%) 3G
6 6 (31.58%) Wireshark
7 4 (21.05%) GPRS
7 4 (21.05%) UMTS
8 3 (15.79%) HSPA
8 3 (15.79%) SMS
9 2 (10.53%) MGW
9 2 (10.53%) MPLS
10 1 (5.26%) 3GPP
10 1 (5.26%) RANAP
10 1 (5.26%) SIGTRAN
10 1 (5.26%) UTRAN
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) eggPlant
General
1 19 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Billing
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Designer
1 9 (47.37%) Senior Designer
2 6 (31.58%) Integration Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) LTE Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Mobile Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) RAN Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior RAN Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Mobile Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Designer
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (42.11%) Network Design
3 6 (31.58%) Integration Acceptance Testing
4 4 (21.05%) High Availability
5 3 (15.79%) Defect Management
5 3 (15.79%) Demand Management
6 2 (10.53%) Fault Management
6 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) VBA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Huawei
1 7 (36.84%) Nokia
2 4 (21.05%) Ericsson
3 3 (15.79%) Actix
3 3 (15.79%) Nortel
4 1 (5.26%) SAP