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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Radio Access Network (RAN)
UK
Rank 825 909 875
Rank change year-on-year
+84 -34
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 19 20 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.020% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.12% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 23
Median salary £77,500 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+93.75% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £40,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £40,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -33.33%

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
13891 16769 18928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 16.80% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11342 13928 15374
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 21 January 2017 within the UK.

Radio Access Network Salary Histogram in the UK

Radio Access Network
Top 15 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +87 19 £77,500 +93.75%
South East +66 11 £77,500 +30.80%
Berkshire +48 7 £77,500 +171.92%
East of England +10 4 £58,750 +46.87%
Reading +38 3 £85,000 -
Slough +33 3 £77,500 -
London - 3 £77,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £62,500 -
Buckinghamshire +24 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 £58,750 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire -2 1 £27,500 -31.25%
Watford -7 1 £27,500 -31.25%
South West - 1 £62,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £62,500 -

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 61 (83.56%) Telecoms
2 41 (56.16%) Degree
3 25 (34.25%) 3G
4 23 (31.51%) 4G
5 22 (30.14%) Wireless
6 20 (27.40%) Finance
7 19 (26.03%) Legal
7 19 (26.03%) Business Development
7 19 (26.03%) Project Management
7 19 (26.03%) Presales
8 18 (24.66%) Marketing
9 17 (23.29%) LTE
9 17 (23.29%) VoIP
10 14 (19.18%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (19.18%) VoLTE
10 14 (19.18%) Analytics
11 13 (17.81%) Computer Science
12 12 (16.44%) NGN
12 12 (16.44%) Customer Engagement
12 12 (16.44%) IPTV
12 12 (16.44%) Big Data
12 12 (16.44%) Internet of Things
12 12 (16.44%) Value-Added Service
12 12 (16.44%) 5G
13 11 (15.07%) Matrix Organization
13 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (15.07%) Huawei
13 11 (15.07%) Programme Management
13 11 (15.07%) 3GPP
14 10 (13.70%) Budgeting and Forecasting

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:

Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.18%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (34.25%) 3G
2 23 (31.51%) 4G
3 22 (30.14%) Wireless
4 17 (23.29%) LTE
4 17 (23.29%) VoIP
5 14 (19.18%) VoLTE
6 12 (16.44%) 5G
6 12 (16.44%) NGN
6 12 (16.44%) Value-Added Service
7 11 (15.07%) 3GPP
8 7 (9.59%) GSM
8 7 (9.59%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (8.22%) SS7
10 5 (6.85%) UMTS
10 5 (6.85%) WLAN
11 4 (5.48%) ATM
11 4 (5.48%) DHCP
11 4 (5.48%) DNS
11 4 (5.48%) PBX
11 4 (5.48%) UTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) Big Data
2 4 (5.48%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Rational DOORS
General
1 61 (83.56%) Telecoms
2 20 (27.40%) Finance
3 19 (26.03%) Legal
4 18 (24.66%) Marketing
5 9 (12.33%) Law
6 1 (1.37%) Electronics
6 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (12.33%) Procurement Manager
1 9 (12.33%) Programme Director
2 5 (6.85%) Architect
2 5 (6.85%) Radio Engineer
3 4 (5.48%) Performance Engineer
3 4 (5.48%) Radio Design Engineer
3 4 (5.48%) RAN Engineer
3 4 (5.48%) RAN Performance Engineer
3 4 (5.48%) Systems Architect
4 3 (4.11%) 3G Engineer
4 3 (4.11%) Communications Specialist
4 3 (4.11%) Core Network Architect
4 3 (4.11%) LTE Engineer
4 3 (4.11%) Network Architect
4 3 (4.11%) Network Manager
4 3 (4.11%) Network Operations Manager
4 3 (4.11%) Programme Manager
4 3 (4.11%) Project Director
4 3 (4.11%) Telecoms Architect
4 3 (4.11%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Computer Science
2 12 (16.44%) Internet of Things
2 12 (16.44%) IPTV
3 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.11%) Handset
6 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.74%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.74%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.37%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.37%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) Business Development
1 19 (26.03%) Presales
1 19 (26.03%) Project Management
2 14 (19.18%) Analytics
3 12 (16.44%) Customer Engagement
4 11 (15.07%) Matrix Organization
4 11 (15.07%) Programme Management
5 10 (13.70%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 9 (12.33%) Coaching
6 9 (12.33%) Contract Management
6 9 (12.33%) Escalation Management
7 8 (10.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (10.96%) Supplier Management
8 7 (9.59%) Benchmarking
8 7 (9.59%) CRM
8 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
9 6 (8.22%) Capacity Management
9 6 (8.22%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.85%) Performance Engineering
10 5 (6.85%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.48%) VB
2 3 (4.11%) MATLAB
2 3 (4.11%) Python
3 1 (1.37%) C
3 1 (1.37%) C++
3 1 (1.37%) Java
Qualifications
1 41 (56.16%) Degree
2 7 (9.59%) PMI Certification
2 7 (9.59%) PMP
3 1 (1.37%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) ISO 14001
2 2 (2.74%) SLA
3 1 (1.37%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (15.07%) Huawei
2 6 (8.22%) Ericsson
3 5 (6.85%) Nokia
4 4 (5.48%) BT
4 4 (5.48%) Mapinfo
5 3 (4.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (4.11%) Cisco
6 1 (1.37%) Empirix
6 1 (1.37%) HP
6 1 (1.37%) Juniper
6 1 (1.37%) Velocent