The table below looks at the statistics for MIMO skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MIMO over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiple-input and multiple-output (MIMO)
UK
Rank 845 946 941
Rank change year-on-year
+101 -5
Permanent jobs citing MIMO 8 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.001% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.058% 0.006% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13896 16833 18919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.74% 16.77% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11342 13974 15358
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MIMO
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MIMO as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MIMO Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MIMO
Salary Trend

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

MIMO Salary Trend in the UK

MIMO
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MIMO over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 within the UK.

MIMO Salary Histogram in the UK

MIMO
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MIMO within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +97 8 £57,500 +27.77%
South West - 5 £57,500 -
Bristol - 5 £57,500 -
South East - 3 £77,500 -
Slough - 3 £77,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £77,500 -

MIMO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing MIMO 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 MIMO.

1 9 (100.00%) Wireless
2 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
3 5 (55.56%) Validation
3 5 (55.56%) C
3 5 (55.56%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) MATLAB
3 5 (55.56%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) PhD
3 5 (55.56%) Statistical Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) OFDM
3 5 (55.56%) Signal Processing
3 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Optimisation
3 5 (55.56%) Prototyping
4 3 (33.33%) Huawei
4 3 (33.33%) Node B
4 3 (33.33%) Presales
4 3 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (33.33%) LTE
4 3 (33.33%) Business Development
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) GSM
4 3 (33.33%) UMTS
4 3 (33.33%) WLAN
4 3 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (33.33%) Ericsson
4 3 (33.33%) Nokia
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Handset

MIMO
Top Related 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 9 (100.00%) Wireless
2 5 (55.56%) OFDM
3 3 (33.33%) GSM
3 3 (33.33%) LTE
3 3 (33.33%) Node B
3 3 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (33.33%) UMTS
3 3 (33.33%) WLAN
4 1 (11.11%) 3G
4 1 (11.11%) 4G
4 1 (11.11%) 5G
General
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Communications Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Communications Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Algorithms
2 3 (33.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Optimisation
1 5 (55.56%) Prototyping
1 5 (55.56%) Signal Processing
1 5 (55.56%) Statistical Analysis
1 5 (55.56%) Validation
2 3 (33.33%) Business Development
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Presales
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
1 5 (55.56%) C++
1 5 (55.56%) MATLAB
1 5 (55.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) PhD
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 3 (33.33%) Ericsson
1 3 (33.33%) Huawei
1 3 (33.33%) Nokia