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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 804 802 795
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 77 90 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.085% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% 0.50% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 37 28
Average salary £58,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.36% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £37,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £114,000 £58,500 £64,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +15.78%

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
19260 17864 21476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.99% 16.96% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15487 13977 17553
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Radio Access Network Salary Histogram in the UK

Radio Access Network
Top 25 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 27 February 2015. 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 -17 71 £58,500 +6.36% 10
South East -14 44 £135,000 +145.45% 7
Berkshire -8 23 £135,000 +145.45% 7
Buckinghamshire +19 18 - -
Reading -13 12 - -
London +4 10 £65,000 +30.00% 1
South West -19 7 £79,500 +51.42%
Brentford - 6 £65,000 -
Bristol -13 5 £24,000 -54.28%
Manchester - 5 - -
Slough - 5 - - 2
North West - 5 - -
East of England -2 4 £40,000 -27.27%
Scotland - 4 - -
Glasgow - 4 - -
Guildford +7 3 - -
Hertfordshire -8 3 £40,000 -27.27%
Surrey -12 3 - -
Amersham - 3 - -
Newbury +1 2 - - 3
Wiltshire - 2 £135,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 £40,000 -
Leeds - 1 - - 1

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 138 (73.80%) Telecoms
2 98 (52.41%) LTE
3 97 (51.87%) 3G
4 84 (44.92%) 4G
5 67 (35.83%) Degree
6 63 (33.69%) 2G
7 53 (28.34%) GSM
8 51 (27.27%) UMTS
8 51 (27.27%) Wireless
9 41 (21.93%) Service Delivery
10 40 (21.39%) Nokia
11 35 (18.72%) Ericsson
12 33 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
13 30 (16.04%) QA
13 30 (16.04%) SLA
14 28 (14.97%) RNC
14 28 (14.97%) WiMAX
15 26 (13.90%) Nortel
16 21 (11.23%) Project Management
17 20 (10.70%) Ethernet
18 19 (10.16%) Network Architecture
19 18 (9.63%) Finance
20 17 (9.09%) Huawei
21 16 (8.56%) Smartphone
21 16 (8.56%) MPLS
21 16 (8.56%) Service Management
22 15 (8.02%) Broadband
22 15 (8.02%) GPRS
22 15 (8.02%) UNIX
22 15 (8.02%) Marketing

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 5 (2.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 98 (52.41%) LTE
2 97 (51.87%) 3G
3 84 (44.92%) 4G
4 63 (33.69%) 2G
5 53 (28.34%) GSM
6 51 (27.27%) UMTS
6 51 (27.27%) Wireless
7 28 (14.97%) WiMAX
7 28 (14.97%) RNC
8 20 (10.70%) Ethernet
9 16 (8.56%) MPLS
10 15 (8.02%) Broadband
10 15 (8.02%) GPRS
11 10 (5.35%) LAN
12 9 (4.81%) Internet
12 9 (4.81%) MGW
13 7 (3.74%) SDH
14 5 (2.67%) 3GPP
14 5 (2.67%) VPN
14 5 (2.67%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (2.67%) Hadoop
2 5 (2.67%) Big Data
3 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.60%) RDBMS
General
1 138 (73.80%) Telecoms
2 18 (9.63%) Finance
3 15 (8.02%) Marketing
4 12 (6.42%) Electronics
5 6 (3.21%) Advertising
6 5 (2.67%) Games
6 5 (2.67%) Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Retail
7 1 (0.53%) Billing
7 1 (0.53%) Legal
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 34 (18.18%) RAN Engineer
2 14 (7.49%) Wireless Engineer
2 14 (7.49%) Architecture Manager
2 14 (7.49%) Business Manager
2 14 (7.49%) Network Manager
3 13 (6.95%) Service Manager
3 13 (6.95%) Relationships Manager
4 12 (6.42%) Network Operator
5 9 (4.81%) Databuild Engineer
5 9 (4.81%) Account Manager
5 9 (4.81%) Senior RAN Engineer
6 8 (4.28%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (4.28%) Transmission Engineer
6 8 (4.28%) Transmission Planning Engineer
6 8 (4.28%) Technical Leader
7 7 (3.74%) 3G Engineer
7 7 (3.74%) Designer
7 7 (3.74%) Support Engineer
7 7 (3.74%) Sales Manager
8 6 (3.21%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.67%) HTML
1 5 (2.67%) .NET
1 5 (2.67%) Classic ASP
1 5 (2.67%) ASP.NET
1 5 (2.67%) CSS
1 5 (2.67%) Web Services
1 5 (2.67%) Ajax
1 5 (2.67%) jQuery
2 3 (1.60%) XML
2 3 (1.60%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.56%) Smartphone
3 12 (6.42%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.74%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.14%) GIS
6 3 (1.60%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.07%) Statistics
7 2 (1.07%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.07%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.07%) Handset
7 2 (1.07%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.53%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.02%) UNIX
2 7 (3.74%) Linux
3 2 (1.07%) Android
3 2 (1.07%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.07%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (0.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (21.93%) Service Delivery
2 21 (11.23%) Project Management
3 19 (10.16%) Network Architecture
4 16 (8.56%) Service Management
5 15 (8.02%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (7.49%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (7.49%) Line Management
6 14 (7.49%) ITIL
7 13 (6.95%) Capacity Management
8 12 (6.42%) Validation
9 10 (5.35%) Incident Management
10 9 (4.81%) Workflow
11 8 (4.28%) Analytics
11 8 (4.28%) Performance Management
11 8 (4.28%) Product Management
12 7 (3.74%) Network Management
12 7 (3.74%) Business Development
12 7 (3.74%) Software Engineering
13 6 (3.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 6 (3.21%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.35%) C
2 9 (4.81%) SQL
3 7 (3.74%) Perl
4 6 (3.21%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.67%) VB6
5 5 (2.67%) VB
5 5 (2.67%) C#
5 5 (2.67%) Java
5 5 (2.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 67 (35.83%) Degree
2 9 (4.81%) VCP4
3 5 (2.67%) NVQ Level 3
3 5 (2.67%) NVQ Level 4
4 4 (2.14%) HND
5 2 (1.07%) ISEB
5 2 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.07%) PMP
5 2 (1.07%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.07%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.53%) CBAP
6 1 (0.53%) CCSA
6 1 (0.53%) CCSE
6 1 (0.53%) CISSP
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.53%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (16.04%) SLA
1 30 (16.04%) QA
2 6 (3.21%) ISO 14001
2 6 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.60%) Firmware
2 1 (0.53%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.07%) Netcool
2 1 (0.53%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.53%) OpenView
Vendors
1 40 (21.39%) Nokia
2 35 (18.72%) Ericsson
3 26 (13.90%) Nortel
4 17 (9.09%) Huawei
5 8 (4.28%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 8 (4.28%) BT
6 5 (2.67%) Oracle
7 4 (2.14%) Mapinfo
8 3 (1.60%) VMware
8 3 (1.60%) Cisco
8 3 (1.60%) Greenplum
8 3 (1.60%) Ciena
9 2 (1.07%) Juniper
9 2 (1.07%) Amdocs
9 2 (1.07%) ComArch
9 2 (1.07%) Cramer
10 1 (0.53%) Remedy
10 1 (0.53%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.53%) BMC
10 1 (0.53%) CheckPoint
Leeds
Telefonica
Posted: 10 days ago
Slough
Telefonica
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 24 days ago