The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 206 - 212
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 19 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% - 0.071%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% - 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £49,500 - £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £41,900 - £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,900 - £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £45,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -10.44%
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1004 1046 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.31% 19.44% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 780 887 823
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,127 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Radio Access Network
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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
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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Radio Access Network within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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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
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Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 33 (84.62%) LTE
2 32 (82.05%) 4G
3 25 (64.10%) Telecoms
4 16 (41.03%) GSM
5 15 (38.46%) UMTS
6 14 (35.90%) UTRAN
7 12 (30.77%) 2G
8 9 (23.08%) Service Management
9 8 (20.51%) B2B
9 8 (20.51%) LAN
9 8 (20.51%) Broadband
10 5 (12.82%) Finance
10 5 (12.82%) GPRS
10 5 (12.82%) 3GPP
11 4 (10.26%) SCTP
11 4 (10.26%) WLAN
11 4 (10.26%) Project Management
11 4 (10.26%) DHCP
11 4 (10.26%) DWDM
11 4 (10.26%) MPLS
11 4 (10.26%) OSPF
11 4 (10.26%) RSVP
11 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
11 4 (10.26%) IPsec
11 4 (10.26%) PKI
12 3 (7.69%) Huawei
12 3 (7.69%) Degree
12 3 (7.69%) Advertising
12 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
12 3 (7.69%) 3G

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 33 (84.62%) LTE
2 32 (82.05%) 4G
3 16 (41.03%) GSM
4 15 (38.46%) UMTS
5 14 (35.90%) UTRAN
6 12 (30.77%) 2G
7 8 (20.51%) LAN
7 8 (20.51%) Broadband
8 5 (12.82%) GPRS
8 5 (12.82%) 3GPP
9 4 (10.26%) SCTP
9 4 (10.26%) WLAN
9 4 (10.26%) DHCP
9 4 (10.26%) DWDM
9 4 (10.26%) MPLS
9 4 (10.26%) OSPF
9 4 (10.26%) RSVP
9 4 (10.26%) IPsec
10 3 (7.69%) 3G
11 2 (5.13%) Internet
General
1 25 (64.10%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Designer
1 21 (53.85%) Senior Designer
2 9 (23.08%) Solutions Designer
2 9 (23.08%) Systems Designer
3 7 (17.95%) Support Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Senior Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) RAN Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior RAN Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Incident Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Programme Test Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Integration Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Programme Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Test Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) PKI
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) UNIX
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Service Management
2 8 (20.51%) B2B
3 4 (10.26%) Project Management
3 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
4 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.56%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.56%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (2.56%) Monte Carlo Method
5 1 (2.56%) Validation
5 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.56%) Network Design
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL
5 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.56%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.56%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.56%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
1 1 (2.56%) C
1 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
2 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Huawei
1 3 (7.69%) Juniper
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco