The table below looks at the statistics for RANAP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RANAP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Radio Access Network Application Part (RANAP)
Rank 926 945 918
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -27
Permanent jobs citing RANAP 8 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.005% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.046% 0.026% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 17
Average salary £85,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.82% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary - £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +15.00%

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
17295 19322 17834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 18.14% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14387 15668 13992
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RANAP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RANAP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

RANAP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RANAP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RANAP within the UK.

RANAP Salary Trend in the UK

RANAP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RANAP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 within the UK.

RANAP Salary Histogram in the UK

RANAP
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RANAP within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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 +3 8 £85,000 +47.82% 3
London - 8 £85,000 -

RANAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing RANAP 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 RANAP.

1 12 (100.00%) SOAP
2 8 (66.67%) VoIP
2 8 (66.67%) HTTP
2 8 (66.67%) SMPP
2 8 (66.67%) TCAP
2 8 (66.67%) SCCP
2 8 (66.67%) INAP
2 8 (66.67%) QA
2 8 (66.67%) SIGTRAN
2 8 (66.67%) Test Management
2 8 (66.67%) SCTP
2 8 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 8 (66.67%) M3UA
2 8 (66.67%) Software Delivery
3 5 (41.67%) 4G
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (41.67%) Defect Management
3 5 (41.67%) 2G
3 5 (41.67%) ISEB
3 5 (41.67%) 3G
3 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
3 5 (41.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Agilent
4 4 (33.33%) RTP
4 4 (33.33%) Subversion
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (33.33%) LTE
4 4 (33.33%) Telecoms

RANAP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing RANAP 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 RANAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) HTTP
1 8 (66.67%) INAP
1 8 (66.67%) M3UA
1 8 (66.67%) SCCP
1 8 (66.67%) SCTP
1 8 (66.67%) SIGTRAN
1 8 (66.67%) SMPP
1 8 (66.67%) TCAP
1 8 (66.67%) VoIP
2 5 (41.67%) 2G
2 5 (41.67%) 3G
2 5 (41.67%) 4G
3 4 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (33.33%) Diameter Protocol
3 4 (33.33%) GSM
3 4 (33.33%) LTE
3 4 (33.33%) PBX
3 4 (33.33%) RTP
3 4 (33.33%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
1 4 (33.33%) Trac
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) Head of Testing
1 4 (33.33%) Management Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Testing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) SOAP
2 4 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Software Delivery
1 8 (66.67%) Test Management
1 8 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (41.67%) Defect Management
2 5 (41.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Agilent
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco