Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Radio Access Network skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Radio Access Network over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Radio Access Network (RAN)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1111 1109 1197
Rank change year-on-year -2 +88 -131
Permanent jobs citing Radio Access Network 52 98 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.055% 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.32% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 42
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% -4.17%
10th Percentile £45,250 £37,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,000 £130,000 £92,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% -4.17%

Radio Access Network is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26531 30402 34594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.72% 17.03% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21596 25068 28794
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Radio Access Network
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Radio Access Network as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Radio Access Network in England

Radio Access Network
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Radio Access Network in England.

Salary trend for Radio Access Network in England

Radio Access Network
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Radio Access Network in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Radio Access Network in England

Radio Access Network
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +24 29 £55,000 -43.59% 1
London +10 16 £77,500 +10.71% 1
East of England -7 2 £65,000 +44.44%
Midlands +33 1 £35,500 -11.25%
South West +18 1 £48,000 -12.73%
West Midlands +17 1 £35,500 -11.25%
Radio Access Network
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 across the England region with a requirement for Radio Access Network.

1 38 (73.08%) Telecoms
2 27 (51.92%) Ethernet
3 19 (36.54%) Network Design
3 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
4 17 (32.69%) VoLTE
5 16 (30.77%) LTE
5 16 (30.77%) Linux
6 14 (26.92%) Unix
6 14 (26.92%) C
6 14 (26.92%) SS7
6 14 (26.92%) Data Centre
6 14 (26.92%) Android
6 14 (26.92%) DV Cleared
6 14 (26.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 14 (26.92%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (26.92%) Smartphone
6 14 (26.92%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (23.08%) Sigfox
7 12 (23.08%) XMPP
7 12 (23.08%) MQTT
7 12 (23.08%) Internet of Things
7 12 (23.08%) AMQP
7 12 (23.08%) IBM
8 9 (17.31%) IPv4
8 9 (17.31%) BGP
9 8 (15.38%) 3G
9 8 (15.38%) Wireless
9 8 (15.38%) 4G
10 7 (13.46%) Finance

Radio Access Network
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 27 (51.92%) Ethernet
2 17 (32.69%) VoLTE
3 16 (30.77%) LTE
4 14 (26.92%) SS7
5 12 (23.08%) AMQP
5 12 (23.08%) MQTT
6 9 (17.31%) BGP
6 9 (17.31%) IPv4
7 8 (15.38%) 3G
7 8 (15.38%) 4G
7 8 (15.38%) Wireless
8 7 (13.46%) Internet
9 5 (9.62%) IPv6
10 4 (7.69%) 2G
11 3 (5.77%) Network Security
12 2 (3.85%) 3GPP
13 1 (1.92%) DVB
13 1 (1.92%) GSM
13 1 (1.92%) MPLS
13 1 (1.92%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
General
1 38 (73.08%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) RAN Engineer
2 15 (28.85%) Architect
3 14 (26.92%) Core Network Engineer
3 14 (26.92%) IP Engineer
3 14 (26.92%) IP Network Engineer
3 14 (26.92%) Network Engineer
3 14 (26.92%) VoLTE Engineer
4 12 (23.08%) Systems Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Change Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Messaging Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Systems Architect
7 4 (7.69%) OSS Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Presales Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Junior
8 3 (5.77%) Network Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Network Security Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) XMPP
2 3 (5.77%) Middleware
3 1 (1.92%) RESTful
3 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Data Centre
1 14 (26.92%) Smartphone
2 12 (23.08%) Internet of Things
3 6 (11.54%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.69%) Machine to Machine
5 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Linux
2 14 (26.92%) Android
2 14 (26.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Network Design
2 14 (26.92%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (26.92%) Penetration Testing
2 14 (26.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (13.46%) Service Management
4 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.54%) Analytics
4 6 (11.54%) Business Development
4 6 (11.54%) ITIL
4 6 (11.54%) ITSM
4 6 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (11.54%) Trend Analysis
5 5 (9.62%) Change Management
5 5 (9.62%) ITIL V3
5 5 (9.62%) Presales
6 4 (7.69%) Creative Thinking
6 4 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (7.69%) Product Management
7 3 (5.77%) Network Planning
7 3 (5.77%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.92%) C
2 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.92%) Perl
2 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
2 14 (26.92%) DV Cleared
3 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) Degree
5 2 (3.85%) CISM
5 2 (3.85%) CISSP
5 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.92%) CCNP
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 12 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) IBM
1 12 (23.08%) Sigfox
2 1 (1.92%) BT
2 1 (1.92%) Greenplum
2 1 (1.92%) Huawei
2 1 (1.92%) Mapinfo
2 1 (1.92%) NEC
2 1 (1.92%) Nokia