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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 843 911 848
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -63
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 56 66 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.060% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 0.36% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 82
Median salary £50,000 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £94,500 £85,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -8.69%

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
16248 18278 21090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.86% 16.71% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13439 15159 16659
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,069
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2016 within the UK.

Radio Access Network Salary Histogram in the UK

Radio Access Network
Top 20 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 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
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 +57 54 £45,000 -20.00% 3
South East +8 29 £95,000 +11.76% 2
Berkshire -1 23 £95,000 +11.76% 2
Hertfordshire +26 12 £43,750 +45.83%
Watford +25 12 £43,750 +45.83%
East of England +15 12 £43,750 +45.83%
London +44 6 £70,000 +16.66%
Slough +9 6 £97,500 +14.70% 1
Reading +3 6 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire +18 4 - -
Manchester - 3 £29,500 -
South West - 3 £55,000 -
North West - 3 £29,500 -
Bristol - 3 £55,000 -
Surrey +27 2 - -
Leatherhead +19 2 - -
Amersham +1 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £55,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 75 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 38 (36.19%) 4G
3 37 (35.24%) 3G
4 35 (33.33%) LTE
5 27 (25.71%) Project Management
5 27 (25.71%) Degree
6 24 (22.86%) Wireless
6 24 (22.86%) GSM
7 21 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (18.10%) 2G
9 17 (16.19%) Huawei
9 17 (16.19%) VoIP
9 17 (16.19%) Nokia
9 17 (16.19%) High Availability
9 17 (16.19%) Capacity Management
10 16 (15.24%) Configuration Management
10 16 (15.24%) Wi-Fi
11 15 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (13.33%) Presales
12 14 (13.33%) Ericsson
13 13 (12.38%) 3GPP
13 13 (12.38%) PBX
13 13 (12.38%) WCDMA
13 13 (12.38%) Wireshark
14 12 (11.43%) UMTS
14 12 (11.43%) DVB
14 12 (11.43%) TDMA
15 10 (9.52%) Business Development
15 10 (9.52%) Network Design
15 10 (9.52%) VSAT

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 3 (2.86%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.90%) SaaS
3 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (36.19%) 4G
2 37 (35.24%) 3G
3 35 (33.33%) LTE
4 24 (22.86%) GSM
4 24 (22.86%) Wireless
5 19 (18.10%) 2G
6 17 (16.19%) VoIP
7 16 (15.24%) Wi-Fi
8 13 (12.38%) 3GPP
8 13 (12.38%) PBX
8 13 (12.38%) WCDMA
8 13 (12.38%) Wireshark
9 12 (11.43%) DVB
9 12 (11.43%) TDMA
9 12 (11.43%) UMTS
10 10 (9.52%) VSAT
11 8 (7.62%) WLAN
12 7 (6.67%) Broadband
12 7 (6.67%) VoLTE
13 6 (5.71%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.71%) Big Data
2 4 (3.81%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (3.81%) eggPlant
General
1 75 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.62%) Marketing
3 5 (4.76%) Billing
4 4 (3.81%) Finance
4 4 (3.81%) Legal
5 3 (2.86%) Law
6 2 (1.90%) Electronics
7 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.95%) Banking
7 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (13.33%) RAN Engineer
2 13 (12.38%) Network Engineer
3 12 (11.43%) Designer
4 10 (9.52%) Radio Engineer
4 10 (9.52%) Senior Designer
5 9 (8.57%) Network Manager
6 8 (7.62%) Test Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) Mobile Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) Network Operations Manager
7 7 (6.67%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Consultant
8 6 (5.71%) Diagnostic Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) OSS Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Customer Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.76%) Radio Design Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Communications Specialist
10 4 (3.81%) RAN Performance Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) XML
2 2 (1.90%) JSON
2 2 (1.90%) RESTful
2 2 (1.90%) Swagger
2 2 (1.90%) WebSockets
2 2 (1.90%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.67%) IPTV
3 6 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.71%) Internet of Things
3 6 (5.71%) Smartphone
4 3 (2.86%) Handset
4 3 (2.86%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.90%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.95%) IVR
6 1 (0.95%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.95%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.81%) VMS
2 1 (0.95%) CoreOS
2 1 (0.95%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.71%) Project Management
2 17 (16.19%) Capacity Management
2 17 (16.19%) High Availability
3 16 (15.24%) Configuration Management
4 15 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (13.33%) Presales
6 10 (9.52%) Business Development
6 10 (9.52%) Network Design
7 9 (8.57%) Requirements Management
8 7 (6.67%) Integration Acceptance Testing
8 7 (6.67%) Validation
9 6 (5.71%) Analytics
9 6 (5.71%) Customer Engagement
9 6 (5.71%) ITIL
9 6 (5.71%) Network Planning
9 6 (5.71%) Product Management
10 5 (4.76%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.76%) Network Architecture
10 5 (4.76%) Performance Engineering
10 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.81%) VB
2 2 (1.90%) C
2 2 (1.90%) C++
2 2 (1.90%) MATLAB
3 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (25.71%) Degree
2 3 (2.86%) PMP
3 2 (1.90%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.90%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) QA
1 3 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Docker
1 1 (0.95%) KVM
1 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) Ansible
1 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (16.19%) Huawei
1 17 (16.19%) Nokia
2 14 (13.33%) Ericsson
3 8 (7.62%) Nortel
4 6 (5.71%) Actix
5 4 (3.81%) Mapinfo
6 3 (2.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (1.90%) Avaya
7 2 (1.90%) Empirix
7 2 (1.90%) GENBAND
7 2 (1.90%) Mitel
7 2 (1.90%) Redknee
7 2 (1.90%) Velocent
8 1 (0.95%) HP
8 1 (0.95%) VMware
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