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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Radio Access Network (RAN)
Rank 750 749 820
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +71
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 144 131 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.70% 0.69% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 81 33 39
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £44,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+31.28% -18.63%

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
20560 19004 21795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.94% 17.58% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16340 15365 17841
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -46 135 £55,000 +15.78% 4
South East -73 59 £70,000 +57.30% 2
London +30 56 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Berkshire -10 45 £70,000 +57.30% 2
Brentford - 31 £55,000 -
Reading +7 27 - - 1
City of London +23 13 £37,500 -41.17%
East of England +1 12 £53,750 +1.89%
Buckinghamshire -9 9 £70,000 +29.03%
Hertfordshire -3 7 £50,000 -5.21%
Amersham +1 5 - -
Newbury -2 5 £70,000 +143.47%
Hemel Hempstead -9 4 £56,250 -10.00%
Luton - 4 £63,750 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £63,750 -
South West -5 3 £80,000 +14.28%
Bristol - 2 - -
Guildford +8 1 - -
Slough +3 1 - -
Surrey -27 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £80,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £80,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £80,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £60,000 -
Swindon - 1 £80,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £70,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £42,500 -
Abbots Langley - 1 £47,500 -

Radio Access Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 179 (71.60%) Telecoms
2 89 (35.60%) LTE
3 86 (34.40%) 3G
4 75 (30.00%) 4G
4 75 (30.00%) Degree
5 67 (26.80%) Project Management
6 56 (22.40%) UMTS
7 49 (19.60%) GSM
8 41 (16.40%) Huawei
9 40 (16.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 39 (15.60%) Ericsson
11 38 (15.20%) 2G
12 35 (14.00%) Wireless
13 31 (12.40%) LAN
14 30 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 29 (11.60%) Finance
16 28 (11.20%) Service Management
16 28 (11.20%) Network Architecture
17 27 (10.80%) Marketing
17 27 (10.80%) Business Development
17 27 (10.80%) Programme Management
18 25 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
18 25 (10.00%) PMP
18 25 (10.00%) PMI Certification
19 24 (9.60%) Cisco
19 24 (9.60%) PRINCE2
19 24 (9.60%) Legal
19 24 (9.60%) Computer Science
20 23 (9.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 23 (9.20%) ISO 14001

Radio Access Network
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (0.80%) Apache
2 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 89 (35.60%) LTE
2 86 (34.40%) 3G
3 75 (30.00%) 4G
4 56 (22.40%) UMTS
5 49 (19.60%) GSM
6 38 (15.20%) 2G
7 35 (14.00%) Wireless
8 31 (12.40%) LAN
9 21 (8.40%) Internet
10 20 (8.00%) 3GPP
11 17 (6.80%) SMS
11 17 (6.80%) Broadband
12 16 (6.40%) SS7
13 15 (6.00%) NGN
14 13 (5.20%) WAN
15 12 (4.80%) Wi-Fi
16 11 (4.40%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (4.40%) Cisco PIX
17 9 (3.60%) GPRS
18 8 (3.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.00%) Big Data
2 4 (1.60%) MySQL
2 4 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.40%) Redis
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.40%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.40%) Infinispan
3 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 179 (71.60%) Telecoms
2 29 (11.60%) Finance
3 27 (10.80%) Marketing
4 24 (9.60%) Legal
5 18 (7.20%) Electronics
6 12 (4.80%) Billing
7 5 (2.00%) Mandarin Language
8 3 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 23 (9.20%) Network Manager
2 23 (9.20%) Business Development Executive
3 18 (7.20%) Network Operator
3 18 (7.20%) Programme Manager
3 18 (7.20%) Architecture Manager
4 17 (6.80%) Support Engineer
5 16 (6.40%) Technical Manager
5 16 (6.40%) Service Manager
6 14 (5.60%) Senior Network Engineer
7 13 (5.20%) Junior
8 12 (4.80%) Sales Manager
9 11 (4.40%) Senior Security Engineer
9 11 (4.40%) Security Engineer
10 9 (3.60%) Architect
10 9 (3.60%) Consultant
10 9 (3.60%) Test Engineer
11 8 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (3.20%) Programme Director
11 8 (3.20%) RAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.40%) XML
1 1 (0.40%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.60%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.60%) Smartphone
3 7 (2.80%) Handset
4 6 (2.40%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.60%) CMDB
6 4 (1.60%) PKI
7 1 (0.40%) PMI
7 1 (0.40%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.20%) Linux
2 5 (2.00%) UNIX
3 1 (0.40%) Windows
3 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (26.80%) Project Management
2 30 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 28 (11.20%) Network Architecture
3 28 (11.20%) Service Management
4 27 (10.80%) Programme Management
4 27 (10.80%) Business Development
5 24 (9.60%) PRINCE2
6 22 (8.80%) CRM
6 22 (8.80%) Process Management
7 21 (8.40%) Six Sigma
7 21 (8.40%) Benchmarking
8 16 (6.40%) Performance Management
9 11 (4.40%) Configuration Management
9 11 (4.40%) Service Delivery
9 11 (4.40%) ITIL
9 11 (4.40%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (4.00%) Product Management
10 10 (4.00%) Fault Management
11 9 (3.60%) eTOM
11 9 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.40%) SQL
2 4 (1.60%) Perl
2 4 (1.60%) PHP
3 3 (1.20%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.20%) C++
4 2 (0.80%) Java
4 2 (0.80%) C
5 1 (0.40%) C#
Qualifications
1 75 (30.00%) Degree
2 25 (10.00%) PMP
2 25 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 20 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (4.40%) CCIE
5 7 (2.80%) CCNP
6 4 (1.60%) CCNA
7 1 (0.40%) ISEB
7 1 (0.40%) HNC
7 1 (0.40%) HND
7 1 (0.40%) MCSE
7 1 (0.40%) MCSA
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.40%) RHCT
7 1 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.40%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.20%) ISO 14001
1 23 (9.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (6.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (1.60%) KVM
2 1 (0.40%) Nmap
2 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (4.40%) NSN NetAct
2 10 (4.00%) Netcool
3 7 (2.80%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.60%) OpenView
4 4 (1.60%) TeMIP
4 4 (1.60%) HP NNM
4 4 (1.60%) OVPI
5 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (16.40%) Huawei
2 40 (16.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 39 (15.60%) Ericsson
4 24 (9.60%) Cisco
5 23 (9.20%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 12 (4.80%) F5
7 11 (4.40%) Fortinet
7 11 (4.40%) CheckPoint
8 7 (2.80%) IBM
8 7 (2.80%) EMC
9 5 (2.00%) Business Objects
10 4 (1.60%) HP
10 4 (1.60%) BMC
10 4 (1.60%) Juniper
11 3 (1.20%) Amdocs
11 3 (1.20%) NetCracker
11 3 (1.20%) Nokia
11 3 (1.20%) Cramer
11 3 (1.20%) Remedy
11 3 (1.20%) BT
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