The table below looks at the statistics for WiMAX skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WiMAX over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WiMAX
Rank - 207 209
Permanent jobs citing WiMAX 0 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.020% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.12% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Average salary - £19,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -66.95%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +14.28%
WiMAX
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1006 842 1132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.31% 16.63% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 875 681 959
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WiMAX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

WiMAX Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WiMAX
Salary Trend in the South West

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

WiMAX Salary Trend in the South West

WiMAX
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) 4G

WiMAX
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) LTE
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script