The table below looks at the statistics for Radio Access Network skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 747 736 780
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +44
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 158 137 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.097%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 0.74% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 77 25 49
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £32,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,000 £48,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+18.13% -12.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20596 18392 22303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.05% 17.27% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16283 14986 18234
Average salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Radio Access Network Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Radio Access Network
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Radio Access Network within the UK.

Radio Access Network Salary Trend in the UK

Radio Access Network
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 within the UK.

Radio Access Network Salary Histogram in the UK

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 23 September 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
England -5 151 £55,000 +15.78% 10
South East -31 85 £70,000 +55.55% 3
Berkshire -1 63 £70,000 +55.55% 3
London +31 42 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Reading +4 36 - - 3
Brentford - 27 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire +2 18 £70,000 +12.00%
East of England -1 13 £57,500 +9.00% 3
City of London +20 8 £35,250 -44.70%
Amersham +5 7 - -
Hertfordshire -12 6 £56,250 +6.63% 3
Bedfordshire - 6 £61,250 -
Luton - 6 £61,250 -
Newbury +6 5 £70,000 +143.47%
Hemel Hempstead -12 4 £56,250 -10.00%
Slough +2 3 £42,500 -26.08%
Chesham - 3 - -
South West -37 2 £80,000 +14.28% 2
Guildford +6 1 - -
Bristol -11 1 - - 2
Surrey -38 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £80,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £80,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £80,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £60,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £42,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 £42,500 -
Borehamwood - 1 - - 2
Leeds - 1 £80,000 -
Swindon - 1 £80,000 -

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 203 (74.36%) Telecoms
2 98 (35.90%) 3G
3 87 (31.87%) LTE
4 85 (31.14%) Degree
5 84 (30.77%) 4G
6 67 (24.54%) Project Management
7 47 (17.22%) UMTS
8 43 (15.75%) Wireless
8 43 (15.75%) Huawei
9 39 (14.29%) GSM
10 38 (13.92%) Ericsson
11 36 (13.19%) Finance
11 36 (13.19%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 35 (12.82%) 2G
13 33 (12.09%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (11.36%) Business Development
14 31 (11.36%) Network Architecture
15 28 (10.26%) LAN
15 28 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
16 27 (9.89%) Marketing
16 27 (9.89%) Programme Management
17 26 (9.52%) Computer Science
17 26 (9.52%) PMP
17 26 (9.52%) PMI Certification
17 26 (9.52%) Internet
18 25 (9.16%) Service Management
18 25 (9.16%) Legal
18 25 (9.16%) SLA
18 25 (9.16%) PRINCE2
18 25 (9.16%) Cloud Computing

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (0.73%) Apache
2 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.16%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (35.90%) 3G
2 87 (31.87%) LTE
3 84 (30.77%) 4G
4 47 (17.22%) UMTS
5 43 (15.75%) Wireless
6 39 (14.29%) GSM
7 35 (12.82%) 2G
8 28 (10.26%) LAN
9 26 (9.52%) Internet
10 20 (7.33%) Broadband
11 19 (6.96%) SMS
12 18 (6.59%) SS7
13 17 (6.23%) 3GPP
14 15 (5.49%) NGN
15 14 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
16 13 (4.76%) WAN
17 11 (4.03%) Cisco ASA
17 11 (4.03%) Cisco PIX
18 10 (3.66%) Ethernet
18 10 (3.66%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.93%) Big Data
2 4 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (1.47%) MySQL
3 3 (1.10%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.37%) Redis
4 1 (0.37%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.37%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.37%) Infinispan
4 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 203 (74.36%) Telecoms
2 36 (13.19%) Finance
3 27 (9.89%) Marketing
4 25 (9.16%) Legal
5 19 (6.96%) Electronics
6 12 (4.40%) Billing
7 5 (1.83%) Mandarin Language
8 3 (1.10%) Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (9.52%) Network Engineer
2 25 (9.16%) Network Manager
3 23 (8.42%) Business Development Executive
4 22 (8.06%) Network Operator
4 22 (8.06%) Architecture Manager
5 20 (7.33%) Programme Manager
6 17 (6.23%) Support Engineer
6 17 (6.23%) Business Manager
7 16 (5.86%) Service Manager
8 15 (5.49%) Relationships Manager
9 14 (5.13%) Technical Manager
9 14 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
10 13 (4.76%) Junior
10 13 (4.76%) Sales Manager
11 11 (4.03%) Security Engineer
11 11 (4.03%) Senior Security Engineer
12 10 (3.66%) Technical Engineer
12 10 (3.66%) Consultant
13 9 (3.30%) RAN Engineer
14 8 (2.93%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.37%) XML
1 1 (0.37%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (0.37%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.23%) Smartphone
4 7 (2.56%) Handset
5 6 (2.20%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.37%) User Experience
7 1 (0.37%) CMDB
7 1 (0.37%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.37%) PMI
7 1 (0.37%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.66%) UNIX
2 8 (2.93%) Linux
3 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (24.54%) Project Management
2 33 (12.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 31 (11.36%) Network Architecture
3 31 (11.36%) Business Development
4 27 (9.89%) Programme Management
5 25 (9.16%) Service Management
5 25 (9.16%) PRINCE2
6 24 (8.79%) Coaching
7 23 (8.42%) Line Management
7 23 (8.42%) CRM
7 23 (8.42%) Process Management
7 23 (8.42%) Service Delivery
8 22 (8.06%) Six Sigma
8 22 (8.06%) Benchmarking
9 17 (6.23%) ITIL
10 13 (4.76%) Performance Management
11 12 (4.40%) Network Monitoring
11 12 (4.40%) Incident Management
12 10 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (3.30%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.83%) Java
1 5 (1.83%) SQL
2 4 (1.47%) Perl
2 4 (1.47%) PHP
3 3 (1.10%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.10%) C++
4 2 (0.73%) C
5 1 (0.37%) C#
Qualifications
1 85 (31.14%) Degree
2 26 (9.52%) PMP
2 26 (9.52%) PMI Certification
3 19 (6.96%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (4.03%) CCIE
5 7 (2.56%) CCNP
6 3 (1.10%) CCNA
7 2 (0.73%) ISEB
8 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.37%) MCSE
8 1 (0.37%) MCSA
8 1 (0.37%) RHCT
8 1 (0.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.37%) MCITP
8 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.37%) CBAP
8 1 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.16%) SLA
2 24 (8.79%) ISO 14001
2 24 (8.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.10%) QA
4 1 (0.37%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (1.47%) KVM
2 1 (0.37%) Nmap
2 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.56%) NSN NetAct
2 6 (2.20%) Netcool
3 4 (1.47%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.73%) OpenView
5 1 (0.37%) Puppet
5 1 (0.37%) TeMIP
5 1 (0.37%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.37%) OVPI
Vendors
1 43 (15.75%) Huawei
2 38 (13.92%) Ericsson
3 36 (13.19%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 23 (8.42%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 23 (8.42%) Cisco
5 12 (4.40%) F5
6 11 (4.03%) Fortinet
6 11 (4.03%) CheckPoint
7 9 (3.30%) Nokia
8 4 (1.47%) Remedy
8 4 (1.47%) IBM
8 4 (1.47%) EMC
8 4 (1.47%) Amdocs
8 4 (1.47%) Cramer
9 3 (1.10%) NetCracker
9 3 (1.10%) Juniper
9 3 (1.10%) Oracle
9 3 (1.10%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.10%) BT
10 2 (0.73%) MKS
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
EE
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £70000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £35000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Medical
Posted: 8 days ago
Borehamwood
Everything Everywhere
Salary: £Competitive+benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Medical
Posted: 21 days ago