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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 920 866 855
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -11
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 31 75 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.072% 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.40% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 34
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +17.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +9.09%

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
17299 18947 17812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.04% 18.12% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14393 15358 13976
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Radio Access Network Salary Histogram in the UK

Radio Access Network
Top 16 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 5 February 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
(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 -33 31 £40,000 -33.33% 2
East of England +13 15 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire +8 15 £40,000 -
Watford - 14 £40,000 -
South East -43 13 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Berkshire -24 10 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Slough 0 5 £55,000 -
London -1 2 £71,250 +44.67%
Buckinghamshire -19 2 - -
Newbury +18 1 £28,500 -52.50%
Surrey +1 1 £90,000 +50.00%
Bristol -8 1 - - 1
South West -16 1 - - 1
Reading -17 1 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £90,000 -

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 50 (69.44%) Telecoms
2 25 (34.72%) Wireless
3 21 (29.17%) VoIP
4 19 (26.39%) GSM
5 15 (20.83%) 3G
5 15 (20.83%) Finance
6 14 (19.44%) Validation
6 14 (19.44%) Ethernet
6 14 (19.44%) 4G
7 13 (18.06%) xDSL
7 13 (18.06%) Degree
8 12 (16.67%) 2G
9 11 (15.28%) WLAN
9 11 (15.28%) LTE
9 11 (15.28%) Product Management
10 10 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (13.89%) Linux
11 9 (12.50%) PBX
11 9 (12.50%) VPN
11 9 (12.50%) MPLS
11 9 (12.50%) IPsec
11 9 (12.50%) Project Management
11 9 (12.50%) Legal
12 8 (11.11%) Cisco
12 8 (11.11%) Computer Science
12 8 (11.11%) Supplier Management
13 7 (9.72%) Huawei
13 7 (9.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 7 (9.72%) NVQ Level 4
13 7 (9.72%) Line Management

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (5.56%) CloudStack
1 4 (5.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
2 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (34.72%) Wireless
2 21 (29.17%) VoIP
3 19 (26.39%) GSM
4 15 (20.83%) 3G
5 14 (19.44%) 4G
5 14 (19.44%) Ethernet
6 13 (18.06%) xDSL
7 12 (16.67%) 2G
8 11 (15.28%) LTE
8 11 (15.28%) WLAN
9 9 (12.50%) IPsec
9 9 (12.50%) MPLS
9 9 (12.50%) PBX
9 9 (12.50%) VPN
10 7 (9.72%) ATM
10 7 (9.72%) DWDM
10 7 (9.72%) SDH
11 6 (8.33%) 3GPP
11 6 (8.33%) SIGTRAN
11 6 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (69.44%) Telecoms
2 15 (20.83%) Finance
3 9 (12.50%) Legal
4 7 (9.72%) Billing
5 4 (5.56%) Electronics
5 4 (5.56%) Law
6 3 (4.17%) Advertising
6 3 (4.17%) Marketing
7 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (12.50%) Network Manager
2 7 (9.72%) Field Engineer
2 7 (9.72%) GSM Engineer
2 7 (9.72%) Service Manager
3 6 (8.33%) Procurement Manager
3 6 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 6 (8.33%) Telecoms Manager
4 5 (6.94%) Designer
4 5 (6.94%) Telephony Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Architect
5 4 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Network Services Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Graduate
6 3 (4.17%) Operations Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Designer
6 3 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.17%) Technical Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Transmission Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Voice Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) .NET
1 1 (1.39%) SOAP
1 1 (1.39%) SPML
1 1 (1.39%) XML
1 1 (1.39%) XSD
1 1 (1.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.17%) PMI
3 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.39%) Handset
4 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.39%) Physics
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.89%) Linux
2 5 (6.94%) Solaris
2 5 (6.94%) Unix
3 2 (2.78%) Android
3 2 (2.78%) BlackBerry OS
3 2 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.44%) Validation
2 11 (15.28%) Product Management
3 10 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (12.50%) Project Management
5 8 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 7 (9.72%) Line Management
7 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.33%) Test Planning
8 5 (6.94%) Network Architecture
8 5 (6.94%) Use Case
9 4 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.56%) ITIL
9 4 (5.56%) Network Management
9 4 (5.56%) Performance Management
9 4 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (5.56%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.56%) Service Management
10 3 (4.17%) Network Planning
10 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2
10 3 (4.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.56%) C
2 3 (4.17%) SQL
3 2 (2.78%) C#
3 2 (2.78%) C++
4 1 (1.39%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (18.06%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) NVQ Level 4
3 5 (6.94%) PMI Certification
4 4 (5.56%) NVQ Level 3
5 3 (4.17%) CCNA
5 3 (4.17%) CCNP
5 3 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.78%) PhD
6 2 (2.78%) PMP
7 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) ISO 14001
1 7 (9.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (9.72%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) KVM
1 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) Cisco
2 7 (9.72%) Huawei
3 4 (5.56%) Intel
3 4 (5.56%) VMware
4 3 (4.17%) Nokia
5 2 (2.78%) HP
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle
5 2 (2.78%) Symbian
6 1 (1.39%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (1.39%) Progress
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