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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Radio Access Network over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 871 926 889
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -37
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 53 50 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.045% 0.095%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 0.26% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 52
Median salary £46,250 £43,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.32% -8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £30,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%

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
16560 19249 20943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 17.37% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13773 15691 16702
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Radio Access Network
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 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 26 June 2016 within the UK.

Radio Access Network Salary Histogram in the UK

Radio Access Network
Top 21 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
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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
England +41 47 £45,000 +3.44% 2
London +37 14 £68,250 -5.86%
South West +22 12 £55,000 +25.71%
East of England +40 11 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Bristol +33 11 £48,750 +12.06%
Hertfordshire +30 10 £45,000 +50.00%
Watford +28 10 £45,000 +50.00%
South East +19 7 - -
Berkshire +1 4 - -
Buckinghamshire +35 3 - -
North West +24 2 £29,500 - 1
Reading +19 2 - -
Manchester +5 2 £29,500 - 1
City of London - 2 £62,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
Amersham -1 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £55,000 -
St Ives - 1 £55,000 -
Cornwall - 1 £55,000 -
Solihull - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £55,000 - 1

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 with a requirement for Radio Access Network.

1 65 (68.42%) Telecoms
2 36 (37.89%) GSM
3 32 (33.68%) LTE
4 28 (29.47%) Project Management
4 28 (29.47%) Wireless
5 23 (24.21%) 3G
5 23 (24.21%) 4G
6 22 (23.16%) Degree
7 18 (18.95%) 2G
7 18 (18.95%) VoIP
8 17 (17.89%) WLAN
8 17 (17.89%) PBX
8 17 (17.89%) xDSL
9 16 (16.84%) High Availability
9 16 (16.84%) Nokia
10 15 (15.79%) WCDMA
10 15 (15.79%) Capacity Management
11 14 (14.74%) Huawei
12 13 (13.68%) TDMA
12 13 (13.68%) 3GPP
12 13 (13.68%) Configuration Management
12 13 (13.68%) DVB
12 13 (13.68%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (13.68%) Product Management
13 12 (12.63%) UMTS
13 12 (12.63%) Wireshark
14 11 (11.58%) Network Design
15 10 (10.53%) VSAT
15 10 (10.53%) Wi-Fi

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.11%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 36 (37.89%) GSM
2 32 (33.68%) LTE
3 28 (29.47%) Wireless
4 23 (24.21%) 3G
4 23 (24.21%) 4G
5 18 (18.95%) 2G
5 18 (18.95%) VoIP
6 17 (17.89%) PBX
6 17 (17.89%) WLAN
6 17 (17.89%) xDSL
7 15 (15.79%) WCDMA
8 13 (13.68%) 3GPP
8 13 (13.68%) DVB
8 13 (13.68%) TDMA
9 12 (12.63%) UMTS
9 12 (12.63%) Wireshark
10 10 (10.53%) VSAT
10 10 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (9.47%) MPLS
12 8 (8.42%) GPRS
Development Applications
1 6 (6.32%) eggPlant
General
1 65 (68.42%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.42%) Finance
3 7 (7.37%) Billing
4 2 (2.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (14.74%) Network Manager
2 13 (13.68%) Designer
2 13 (13.68%) Network Engineer
2 13 (13.68%) RAN Engineer
3 11 (11.58%) Network Operations Manager
4 10 (10.53%) Integration Engineer
4 10 (10.53%) Senior Designer
4 10 (10.53%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 10 (10.53%) Test Engineer
5 9 (9.47%) GSM Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Mobile Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Radio Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Field Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.26%) Consultant
9 4 (4.21%) Customer Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (4.21%) Diagnostic Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Senior Test Engineer
9 4 (4.21%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.16%) XML
2 2 (2.11%) JSON
2 2 (2.11%) RESTful
2 2 (2.11%) Swagger
2 2 (2.11%) WebSockets
2 2 (2.11%) XMPP
3 1 (1.05%) SOAP
3 1 (1.05%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.21%) Smartphone
3 3 (3.16%) Handset
4 2 (2.11%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.05%) IPTV
5 1 (1.05%) IVR
5 1 (1.05%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.47%) Project Management
2 16 (16.84%) High Availability
3 15 (15.79%) Capacity Management
4 13 (13.68%) Configuration Management
4 13 (13.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (13.68%) Product Management
5 11 (11.58%) Network Design
6 10 (10.53%) Integration Acceptance Testing
7 9 (9.47%) Requirements Management
8 7 (7.37%) Network Planning
9 6 (6.32%) Defect Management
9 6 (6.32%) Demand Management
9 6 (6.32%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.32%) Validation
10 5 (5.26%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.26%) Network Architecture
11 4 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (4.21%) Fault Management
11 4 (4.21%) ITIL
11 4 (4.21%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.26%) C
2 2 (2.11%) C++
2 2 (2.11%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (23.16%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.21%) PMP
4 2 (2.11%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (16.84%) Nokia
2 14 (14.74%) Huawei
3 9 (9.47%) Ericsson
4 5 (5.26%) Nortel
5 4 (4.21%) Actix
6 3 (3.16%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (1.05%) Avaya
7 1 (1.05%) Empirix
7 1 (1.05%) GENBAND
7 1 (1.05%) Mitel
7 1 (1.05%) Redknee
7 1 (1.05%) SAP
7 1 (1.05%) Velocent
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