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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 841 759 762
Rank change year-on-year
-82 +3
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 56 146 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% 0.71% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 29 88 29
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +6.74%

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
18445 20679 19842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.89% 17.75% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15200 16486 15926
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +0.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 August 2015 within the UK.

Radio Access Network Salary Histogram in the UK

Radio Access Network
Top 22 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 4 August 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 -66 54 £70,000 +27.27% 3
South East 0 38 £85,000 +78.94% 2
Berkshire -6 27 £85,000 +21.42% 1
Slough +3 13 £85,000 -
Reading -11 11 - -
London -28 7 £75,000 +36.36% 1
East of England -3 6 £30,000 -40.00%
Buckinghamshire -1 5 - -
Hertfordshire -6 5 £30,000 -40.00%
Brentford -10 4 £80,000 +45.45%
Watford - 4 £30,000 -
Surrey - 4 £47,500 - 1
Basingstoke +23 2 - -
Hampshire +12 2 - -
South West -13 2 £43,750 -45.31%
Amersham -1 1 - -
Bristol -15 1 £43,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £44,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Harlow - 1 £140,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £42,500 - 1
Essex - 1 £140,000 -

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 91 (67.41%) Telecoms
2 74 (54.81%) 3G
3 61 (45.19%) 4G
4 60 (44.44%) LTE
5 59 (43.70%) 2G
6 53 (39.26%) Degree
7 50 (37.04%) GSM
8 48 (35.56%) UMTS
9 37 (27.41%) Ericsson
10 35 (25.93%) Wireless
11 34 (25.19%) Analytical Skills
12 23 (17.04%) SLA
13 22 (16.30%) LAN
13 22 (16.30%) Marketing
13 22 (16.30%) Computer Science
14 21 (15.56%) Nokia
14 21 (15.56%) Electronics
15 20 (14.81%) Data Centre
16 19 (14.07%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
16 19 (14.07%) Project Management
17 17 (12.59%) RNC
18 16 (11.85%) WiMAX
18 16 (11.85%) Capacity Planning
19 14 (10.37%) Continuous Improvement
19 14 (10.37%) Nortel
20 13 (9.63%) QA
20 13 (9.63%) Performance Management
21 12 (8.89%) Spanish Language
21 12 (8.89%) Huawei
21 12 (8.89%) Service Delivery

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

Applications
1 7 (5.19%) MS Office
2 6 (4.44%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.48%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.74%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 74 (54.81%) 3G
2 61 (45.19%) 4G
3 60 (44.44%) LTE
4 59 (43.70%) 2G
5 50 (37.04%) GSM
6 48 (35.56%) UMTS
7 35 (25.93%) Wireless
8 22 (16.30%) LAN
9 17 (12.59%) RNC
10 16 (11.85%) WiMAX
11 11 (8.15%) MPLS
12 10 (7.41%) Ethernet
13 7 (5.19%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (3.70%) TCP/IP
14 5 (3.70%) DNS
15 4 (2.96%) GPRS
15 4 (2.96%) SNMP
16 3 (2.22%) Internet
16 3 (2.22%) OSPF
16 3 (2.22%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.96%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.48%) MySQL
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.74%) Redis
4 1 (0.74%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 91 (67.41%) Telecoms
2 22 (16.30%) Marketing
3 21 (15.56%) Electronics
4 12 (8.89%) Spanish Language
5 11 (8.15%) Finance
6 5 (3.70%) Advertising
7 4 (2.96%) Back Office
7 4 (2.96%) Italian Language
8 3 (2.22%) Retail
8 3 (2.22%) Billing
9 2 (1.48%) Games
9 2 (1.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (17.78%) RAN Engineer
2 19 (14.07%) Sales Manager
3 14 (10.37%) Senior RAN Engineer
4 12 (8.89%) Project Manager
5 9 (6.67%) Technical Manager
6 7 (5.19%) Head of Capacity Planning
6 7 (5.19%) Technical Leader
7 6 (4.44%) Project Director
7 6 (4.44%) Support Engineer
8 5 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (3.70%) Technical Writer
8 5 (3.70%) Author
8 5 (3.70%) Technical Author
8 5 (3.70%) Senior Manager
8 5 (3.70%) Transmission Engineer
8 5 (3.70%) Transmission Planning Engineer
9 4 (2.96%) Principal Engineer
9 4 (2.96%) Designer
9 4 (2.96%) Product Manager
9 4 (2.96%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.70%) Web Services
2 3 (2.22%) XML
3 2 (1.48%) XSD
3 2 (1.48%) XSLT
3 2 (1.48%) MFC
4 1 (0.74%) .NET
4 1 (0.74%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.19%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (16.30%) Computer Science
3 20 (14.81%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.70%) Wiki
5 4 (2.96%) Handset
6 3 (2.22%) Statistics
7 2 (1.48%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.48%) Copywriting
7 2 (1.48%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.74%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.74%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.74%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.44%) Windows
2 4 (2.96%) Linux
3 3 (2.22%) UNIX
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.07%) Project Management
2 16 (11.85%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (10.37%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (9.63%) Performance Management
5 12 (8.89%) Service Delivery
6 9 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 8 (5.93%) Network Architecture
7 8 (5.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (5.19%) Validation
9 6 (4.44%) Service Management
9 6 (4.44%) PRINCE2
9 6 (4.44%) Strategic Planning
9 6 (4.44%) OpenUP
9 6 (4.44%) Capacity Management
10 5 (3.70%) Performance Engineering
10 5 (3.70%) Content Management
10 5 (3.70%) Fault Management
10 5 (3.70%) SOA
10 5 (3.70%) ITIL
11 4 (2.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.93%) SQL
2 5 (3.70%) C#
2 5 (3.70%) C++
3 3 (2.22%) Java
3 3 (2.22%) Perl
3 3 (2.22%) C
4 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 53 (39.26%) Degree
2 4 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (2.96%) PMP
2 4 (2.96%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.22%) CCNP
3 3 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.48%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.48%) CISSP
4 2 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.48%) MBA
4 2 (1.48%) CCSA
4 2 (1.48%) CCSE
5 1 (0.74%) RHCT
5 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.74%) JNCIS
5 1 (0.74%) MCITP
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.74%) CCIP
5 1 (0.74%) CCNA
5 1 (0.74%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.04%) SLA
2 13 (9.63%) QA
3 2 (1.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.48%) ProxySG
2 1 (0.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.74%) Netcool
2 1 (0.74%) Nmap
2 1 (0.74%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (27.41%) Ericsson
2 21 (15.56%) Nokia
3 19 (14.07%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 14 (10.37%) Nortel
5 12 (8.89%) Huawei
6 9 (6.67%) Amdocs
7 7 (5.19%) Oracle
7 7 (5.19%) Cisco
8 5 (3.70%) Perforce
9 4 (2.96%) Cramer
10 3 (2.22%) F5
11 2 (1.48%) BT
11 2 (1.48%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.48%) Juniper
11 2 (1.48%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 2 (1.48%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.74%) Mapinfo
12 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.74%) Microsoft
12 1 (0.74%) Greenplum
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