Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for RNC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RNC over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Radio Network Controller (RNC)
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1164 1177 1272
Rank change year-on-year +13 +95 +13
Permanent jobs citing RNC 3 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.001% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.011% 0.007% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 7
UK median annual salary £36,656 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.54% -25.00% +26.32%
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,656 £45,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -18.54% +57.89% -19.15%

RNC 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 26,291 29,195 34,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.16% 16.73% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21,323 23,711 28,598
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

RNC
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for RNC in the UK

RNC
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RNC in the UK

RNC
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RNC over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for RNC in the UK

RNC
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RNC within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
England +21 3 £36,656 -18.54% 1
South East +12 3 £36,656 -18.54% 1
UK excluding London +1 3 £36,656 -18.54% 1

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing RNC 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 RNC.

1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) PMO
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Maya
2 2 (66.67%) Amdocs
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Business Development
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) PMP
2 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) Mapinfo
3 1 (33.33%) SGSN
3 1 (33.33%) MGW

RNC
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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Maya
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (33.33%) MGW
2 1 (33.33%) SGSN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Core Network Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Development
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (66.67%) PMP
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Amdocs
1 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
1 2 (66.67%) Nokia
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Mapinfo