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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 804 787 811
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +24
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 74 106 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.10% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 0.60% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 20 35 40
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.43%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%

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
18922 17561 21616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.87% 17.12% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15368 13789 17935
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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 71 £60,000 +17.07% 8
South East -30 49 £60,000 +9.09% 7
Berkshire -15 36 £60,000 +9.09% 7
Reading +7 28 £70,000 -
Buckinghamshire +1 10 - -
Bristol -14 7 £24,000 -54.28%
South West -21 7 £24,000 -54.28%
Guildford -3 6 £60,000 -
Surrey -4 6 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire -10 5 £40,000 - 1
East of England -13 5 £40,000 - 1
Slough - 5 - - 2
Newbury -3 4 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Manchester - 4 - -
Amersham - 4 - -
North West - 4 - -
London -15 3 £38,750 -22.50%
Basingstoke - 3 £60,000 -
Farnham - 3 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £60,000 -
Southampton - 3 £60,000 -
Winchester - 3 £60,000 -
Farnborough - 3 £60,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 153 (79.69%) Telecoms
2 92 (47.92%) LTE
3 87 (45.31%) 3G
4 74 (38.54%) 4G
5 71 (36.98%) Degree
6 53 (27.60%) Wireless
7 51 (26.56%) 2G
8 46 (23.96%) GSM
9 44 (22.92%) UMTS
10 40 (20.83%) Service Delivery
11 36 (18.75%) Ericsson
12 35 (18.23%) Nokia
13 31 (16.15%) Project Management
14 25 (13.02%) QA
15 24 (12.50%) Finance
16 23 (11.98%) SLA
17 22 (11.46%) Nortel
17 22 (11.46%) Network Architecture
17 22 (11.46%) RNC
17 22 (11.46%) WiMAX
18 21 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (10.42%) Huawei
20 18 (9.38%) Ethernet
20 18 (9.38%) Service Management
21 17 (8.85%) Continuous Improvement
21 17 (8.85%) Line Management
22 16 (8.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
22 16 (8.33%) Smartphone
23 15 (7.81%) UNIX
23 15 (7.81%) Broadband

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (2.60%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 92 (47.92%) LTE
2 87 (45.31%) 3G
3 74 (38.54%) 4G
4 53 (27.60%) Wireless
5 51 (26.56%) 2G
6 46 (23.96%) GSM
7 44 (22.92%) UMTS
8 22 (11.46%) RNC
8 22 (11.46%) WiMAX
9 18 (9.38%) Ethernet
10 15 (7.81%) Broadband
11 14 (7.29%) GPRS
12 11 (5.73%) MPLS
13 10 (5.21%) Internet
14 9 (4.69%) MGW
15 8 (4.17%) 3GPP
16 7 (3.65%) NGN
17 6 (3.13%) SDH
17 6 (3.13%) SMS
18 5 (2.60%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.65%) Big Data
1 7 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (2.60%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.56%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.52%) MySQL
5 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 153 (79.69%) Telecoms
2 24 (12.50%) Finance
3 14 (7.29%) Marketing
4 7 (3.65%) Electronics
4 7 (3.65%) Legal
5 6 (3.13%) Advertising
6 5 (2.60%) Banking
6 5 (2.60%) Games
6 5 (2.60%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.52%) Retail
7 1 (0.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (15.10%) RAN Engineer
2 17 (8.85%) Network Manager
2 17 (8.85%) Architecture Manager
3 16 (8.33%) Wireless Engineer
3 16 (8.33%) Business Manager
4 15 (7.81%) Network Operator
4 15 (7.81%) Relationships Manager
5 13 (6.77%) Service Manager
6 12 (6.25%) Account Manager
7 9 (4.69%) Technical Engineer
7 9 (4.69%) Databuild Engineer
8 8 (4.17%) Transmission Engineer
8 8 (4.17%) Transmission Planning Engineer
8 8 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (4.17%) Programme Manager
9 7 (3.65%) 3G Engineer
9 7 (3.65%) Business Development Executive
10 6 (3.13%) Performance Engineer
11 5 (2.60%) Senior Manager
11 5 (2.60%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.60%) Classic ASP
1 5 (2.60%) ASP.NET
1 5 (2.60%) CSS
1 5 (2.60%) Web Services
1 5 (2.60%) .NET
1 5 (2.60%) HTML
1 5 (2.60%) Ajax
1 5 (2.60%) jQuery
2 4 (2.08%) XML
3 3 (1.56%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.33%) Smartphone
3 8 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.65%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.08%) GIS
6 3 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.56%) Handset
6 3 (1.56%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.04%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.04%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.52%) DTV
8 1 (0.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.81%) UNIX
2 7 (3.65%) Linux
3 2 (1.04%) BlackBerry OS
3 2 (1.04%) Android
3 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.83%) Service Delivery
2 31 (16.15%) Project Management
3 22 (11.46%) Network Architecture
4 18 (9.38%) Service Management
5 17 (8.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (8.85%) Line Management
6 13 (6.77%) Business Development
6 13 (6.77%) Product Management
6 13 (6.77%) ITIL
7 12 (6.25%) Validation
7 12 (6.25%) Capacity Management
7 12 (6.25%) Incident Management
8 9 (4.69%) Workflow
8 9 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (4.17%) Performance Management
9 8 (4.17%) Programme Management
9 8 (4.17%) PRINCE2
9 8 (4.17%) CRM
9 8 (4.17%) Analytics
10 7 (3.65%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.21%) SQL
2 9 (4.69%) C
3 8 (4.17%) Perl
4 6 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 6 (3.13%) C#
4 6 (3.13%) Java
5 5 (2.60%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.60%) VB
5 5 (2.60%) VB6
6 1 (0.52%) Python
6 1 (0.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 71 (36.98%) Degree
2 7 (3.65%) PMP
2 7 (3.65%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.60%) NVQ Level 3
3 5 (2.60%) NVQ Level 4
4 4 (2.08%) HND
5 2 (1.04%) ISEB
6 1 (0.52%) CISSP
6 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.52%) CCNP
6 1 (0.52%) CCSA
6 1 (0.52%) CCSE
6 1 (0.52%) CBAP
6 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.02%) QA
2 23 (11.98%) SLA
3 12 (6.25%) ISO 14001
3 12 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.56%) Firmware
2 1 (0.52%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.04%) Netcool
2 1 (0.52%) OpenView
2 1 (0.52%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.52%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 36 (18.75%) Ericsson
2 35 (18.23%) Nokia
3 22 (11.46%) Nortel
4 20 (10.42%) Huawei
5 16 (8.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 8 (4.17%) BT
7 7 (3.65%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 6 (3.13%) Oracle
9 4 (2.08%) Greenplum
9 4 (2.08%) Mapinfo
10 3 (1.56%) VMware
10 3 (1.56%) Ciena
11 2 (1.04%) ComArch
11 2 (1.04%) Cramer
11 2 (1.04%) Cisco
11 2 (1.04%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.52%) SAP
12 1 (0.52%) BMC
12 1 (0.52%) Juniper
12 1 (0.52%) Microsoft
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