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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 799 748 790
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +42
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 112 146 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.13% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 0.76% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 50
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £43,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £53,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+11.62% +2.38%

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
20525 19142 22807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.24% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16486 15250 18853
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -65 111 £60,000 +20.00% 12
South East -11 82 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Berkshire +26 65 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Reading +37 52 £70,000 +33.33% 2
Buckinghamshire +3 16 - - 2
East of England -15 9 £48,500 -
London 0 8 £72,500 +45.00% 1
Hertfordshire -20 6 £40,000 -
Amersham - 6 - -
Guildford -8 4 £60,000 -
Bristol -20 4 £24,000 - 2
Surrey -20 4 £60,000 -
South West -28 4 £24,000 - 2
Borehamwood - 4 - -
Basingstoke +8 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Newbury +6 3 £60,000 +54.83%
Chesham -2 3 - -
Hampshire -13 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Farnborough - 3 £60,000 -
Farnham - 3 £60,000 -
Slough - 3 £42,500 - 1
Southampton - 3 £60,000 -
Winchester - 3 £60,000 -
Manchester -13 2 - -
North West -14 2 - -
Luton - 2 £61,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £61,000 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £75,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 193 (75.98%) Telecoms
2 101 (39.76%) 3G
3 90 (35.43%) Degree
3 90 (35.43%) LTE
4 86 (33.86%) 4G
5 57 (22.44%) Project Management
6 54 (21.26%) Wireless
7 50 (19.69%) 2G
8 44 (17.32%) Ericsson
9 43 (16.93%) GSM
10 40 (15.75%) UMTS
11 38 (14.96%) Finance
12 37 (14.57%) Service Delivery
13 35 (13.78%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 33 (12.99%) Network Architecture
14 33 (12.99%) Continuous Improvement
15 31 (12.20%) Business Development
16 28 (11.02%) Service Management
17 27 (10.63%) Huawei
18 25 (9.84%) Cloud Computing
19 24 (9.45%) Marketing
19 24 (9.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 24 (9.45%) ISO 14001
20 23 (9.06%) Nokia
20 23 (9.06%) Alcatel-Lucent
20 23 (9.06%) SLA
20 23 (9.06%) Line Management
20 23 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
21 21 (8.27%) Programme Management
22 20 (7.87%) PRINCE2

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 5 (1.97%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.79%) Apache
3 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.18%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.79%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.84%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 101 (39.76%) 3G
2 90 (35.43%) LTE
3 86 (33.86%) 4G
4 54 (21.26%) Wireless
5 50 (19.69%) 2G
6 43 (16.93%) GSM
7 40 (15.75%) UMTS
8 18 (7.09%) SS7
9 17 (6.69%) Internet
9 17 (6.69%) Broadband
10 16 (6.30%) 3GPP
11 15 (5.91%) SMS
11 15 (5.91%) NGN
12 13 (5.12%) LAN
12 13 (5.12%) Ethernet
13 11 (4.33%) RNC
13 11 (4.33%) MGW
13 11 (4.33%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (3.94%) WiMAX
15 9 (3.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.94%) Big Data
2 8 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (1.97%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.57%) MySQL
4 4 (1.57%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.39%) Redis
6 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.39%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Bugzilla
1 1 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 193 (75.98%) Telecoms
2 38 (14.96%) Finance
3 24 (9.45%) Marketing
4 20 (7.87%) Legal
5 11 (4.33%) Electronics
6 6 (2.36%) Advertising
6 6 (2.36%) Mandarin Language
6 6 (2.36%) Billing
7 5 (1.97%) Banking
8 2 (0.79%) Games
9 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (9.45%) Network Manager
2 23 (9.06%) Business Development Executive
2 23 (9.06%) Architecture Manager
3 22 (8.66%) Network Operator
4 21 (8.27%) RAN Engineer
5 18 (7.09%) Programme Manager
6 17 (6.69%) Service Manager
6 17 (6.69%) Business Manager
7 16 (6.30%) Account Manager
8 15 (5.91%) Relationships Manager
9 13 (5.12%) Wireless Engineer
9 13 (5.12%) Junior
10 11 (4.33%) Network Engineer
11 10 (3.94%) Consultant
12 9 (3.54%) Technical Engineer
12 9 (3.54%) Databuild Engineer
13 8 (3.15%) Test Engineer
13 8 (3.15%) Support Engineer
13 8 (3.15%) Systems Engineer
14 7 (2.76%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.57%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (0.79%) Ajax
2 2 (0.79%) jQuery
2 2 (0.79%) HTML
2 2 (0.79%) .NET
2 2 (0.79%) Classic ASP
2 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.79%) CSS
2 2 (0.79%) Web Services
2 2 (0.79%) XML
3 1 (0.39%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.69%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.51%) Smartphone
4 7 (2.76%) Algorithms
5 6 (2.36%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.36%) Handset
6 5 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.57%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.39%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.12%) UNIX
2 9 (3.54%) Linux
3 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (22.44%) Project Management
2 37 (14.57%) Service Delivery
3 33 (12.99%) Network Architecture
3 33 (12.99%) Continuous Improvement
4 31 (12.20%) Business Development
5 28 (11.02%) Service Management
6 23 (9.06%) Line Management
7 21 (8.27%) Programme Management
8 20 (7.87%) Process Management
8 20 (7.87%) Six Sigma
8 20 (7.87%) PRINCE2
8 20 (7.87%) CRM
8 20 (7.87%) Coaching
9 19 (7.48%) Benchmarking
10 17 (6.69%) ITIL
10 17 (6.69%) Product Management
11 12 (4.72%) Incident Management
12 11 (4.33%) Performance Management
13 10 (3.94%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (3.54%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.54%) SQL
2 7 (2.76%) Java
3 6 (2.36%) Perl
4 5 (1.97%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.18%) C
5 3 (1.18%) C#
6 2 (0.79%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.79%) PHP
6 2 (0.79%) VB
6 2 (0.79%) VB6
7 1 (0.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 90 (35.43%) Degree
2 20 (7.87%) PMP
2 20 (7.87%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.57%) CCNP
4 4 (1.57%) NVQ Level 3
4 4 (1.57%) NVQ Level 4
5 3 (1.18%) CCNA
6 2 (0.79%) ISEB
6 2 (0.79%) HND
7 1 (0.39%) MCSE
7 1 (0.39%) MCSA
7 1 (0.39%) CCIE
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.39%) CBAP
7 1 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.39%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.39%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.45%) ISO 14001
1 24 (9.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (9.06%) SLA
3 13 (5.12%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.18%) Firmware
2 2 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.79%) KVM
3 1 (0.39%) Nmap
3 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.97%) Netcool
2 4 (1.57%) NSN NetAct
3 3 (1.18%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.39%) OpenView
4 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (17.32%) Ericsson
2 35 (13.78%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 27 (10.63%) Huawei
4 23 (9.06%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 23 (9.06%) Nokia
5 12 (4.72%) Nortel
6 9 (3.54%) Cisco
7 5 (1.97%) Oracle
7 5 (1.97%) Cramer
8 4 (1.57%) VMware
8 4 (1.57%) Amdocs
8 4 (1.57%) Mapinfo
8 4 (1.57%) Remedy
9 3 (1.18%) IBM
9 3 (1.18%) NetCracker
9 3 (1.18%) EMC
10 2 (0.79%) Greenplum
10 2 (0.79%) F5
10 2 (0.79%) ComArch
10 2 (0.79%) Business Objects
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £70000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 12 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
England
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £65000.0000 - £80000.0000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 24 days ago