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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 239 211 213
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +2
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 2 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.032% 0.11% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.75% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £70,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £57,250 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.04% -
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
1018 805 1144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.09% 15.31% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 860 629 954
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 23 October 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 -11 2 - -
Radio Access Network
England

Radio Access Network
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 2 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) GPRS
2 1 (25.00%) GSM
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) HSPA
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Handset
2 1 (25.00%) Huawei
2 1 (25.00%) 3G
2 1 (25.00%) CDMA2000
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 2 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) GPRS
2 1 (25.00%) GSM
2 1 (25.00%) HSPA
2 1 (25.00%) 3G
2 1 (25.00%) CDMA2000
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) WCDMA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) RAN Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Huawei
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper