The table below looks at the statistics for WiMAX skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WiMAX over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WiMAX
Rank 109 146 -
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -
Permanent jobs citing WiMAX 36 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.38% 0.12% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.92% 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
WiMAX
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
919 812 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.22% 31.60% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 464 550 494
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WiMAX
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

WiMAX Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WiMAX
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WiMAX across the Reading region.

WiMAX Salary Trend in Reading

WiMAX
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing WiMAX 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 WiMAX.

1 36 (100.00%) GSM
1 36 (100.00%) UMTS
1 36 (100.00%) 3G
1 36 (100.00%) Wireless
1 36 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 35 (97.22%) Degree
3 23 (63.89%) QA
3 23 (63.89%) LTE
3 23 (63.89%) 2G
3 23 (63.89%) RNC
3 23 (63.89%) Nortel
3 23 (63.89%) Ericsson
3 23 (63.89%) Nokia
4 18 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 17 (47.22%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (41.67%) Radio Access Network
7 13 (36.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (36.11%) HSPA
7 13 (36.11%) Computer Science
7 13 (36.11%) Network Planning
7 13 (36.11%) CDMA2000
7 13 (36.11%) Project Management
8 11 (30.56%) SLA
9 5 (13.89%) C
9 5 (13.89%) 4G
9 5 (13.89%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 1 (2.78%) Huawei

WiMAX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing WiMAX 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 WiMAX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 36 (100.00%) GSM
1 36 (100.00%) UMTS
1 36 (100.00%) 3G
1 36 (100.00%) Wireless
2 23 (63.89%) 2G
2 23 (63.89%) RNC
2 23 (63.89%) LTE
3 15 (41.67%) Radio Access Network
4 13 (36.11%) HSPA
4 13 (36.11%) CDMA2000
5 5 (13.89%) 4G
General
1 36 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Wireless Engineer
2 15 (41.67%) RAN Engineer
3 13 (36.11%) Radio Network Engineer
3 13 (36.11%) Network Optimisation Engineer
3 13 (36.11%) Network Engineer
3 13 (36.11%) Radio Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) 3G Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (36.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 13 (36.11%) Network Planning
2 13 (36.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 13 (36.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (97.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (63.89%) QA
2 11 (30.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Nortel
1 23 (63.89%) Ericsson
1 23 (63.89%) Nokia
2 5 (13.89%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (2.78%) Huawei