Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for RANAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RANAP over the 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Radio Access Network Application Part (RANAP)
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1174 1237 1297
Rank change year-on-year +63 +60 -6
Permanent jobs citing RANAP 10 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.005% 0.003%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.036% 0.031% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 6
UK median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.82% +30.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £31,725 £38,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,375 £38,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.82% +30.00% -25.00%

RANAP 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 27826 32033 36606
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.97% 16.89% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 22571 26294 30201
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RANAP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing RANAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for RANAP in the UK

RANAP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RANAP in the UK

RANAP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RANAP over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for RANAP in the UK

RANAP
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RANAP within the UK over the 6 months to 22 October 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 +54 10 £55,000 +15.79% 4
England +50 10 £55,000 +12.82% 4
UK excluding London +43 10 £55,000 +12.82% 4

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT jobs citing RANAP 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 RANAP.

1 10 (100.00%) GSM
1 10 (100.00%) UMTS
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 10 (100.00%) LTE
1 10 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (70.00%) OO
3 7 (70.00%) RTP
3 7 (70.00%) C++
4 6 (60.00%) STL
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 6 (60.00%) PBX
4 6 (60.00%) Subversion
4 6 (60.00%) Multithreading
4 6 (60.00%) Wireshark
4 6 (60.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 6 (60.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 6 (60.00%) GCC
4 6 (60.00%) GDB
4 6 (60.00%) Trac
4 6 (60.00%) Cross-Platform Development
5 5 (50.00%) SGSN
5 5 (50.00%) MGW
6 4 (40.00%) GGSN
7 3 (30.00%) Network Architecture
7 3 (30.00%) 5G
8 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (10.00%) OOP

RANAP
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 10 (100.00%) GSM
1 10 (100.00%) LTE
1 10 (100.00%) UMTS
2 7 (70.00%) RTP
3 6 (60.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 6 (60.00%) PBX
3 6 (60.00%) Wireshark
4 5 (50.00%) MGW
4 5 (50.00%) SGSN
5 4 (40.00%) GGSN
6 3 (30.00%) 5G
7 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) GCC
1 6 (60.00%) GDB
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
1 6 (60.00%) Trac
General
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Telecoms Software Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) Core Network Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (40.00%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Architect
5 3 (30.00%) Senior Architect
5 3 (30.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 3 (30.00%) Senior Systems Architect
5 3 (30.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (30.00%) Systems Architect
5 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 6 (60.00%) STL
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) OO
3 6 (60.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 6 (60.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (30.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C++
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco