The table below looks at the statistics for the Microwave Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microwave Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microwave Engineer
Rank - 888 893
Permanent jobs requiring a Microwave Engineer 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.001% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £42,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106380 101290 110833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.35% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 86308 84102 94334
Average salary £45,000 £43,164 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Microwave Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microwave Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Microwave Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Microwave Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microwave Engineer within the UK.

Microwave Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Microwave Engineer
Top 16 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Microwave Engineer in their job title 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 with Microwave Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Radio Access Network
1 5 (55.56%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Physics
2 2 (22.22%) Low Latency
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) VB
2 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
2 2 (22.22%) Firmware
2 2 (22.22%) CAD
2 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) LabVIEW
2 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter

Microwave Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Microwave Engineer in their job title 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 with Microwave Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Low Latency
2 2 (22.22%) CAD
2 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) VB
1 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
1 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Firmware