The table below looks at the statistics for OFDM skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OFDM over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM)
Rank 881 - 855
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OFDM 2 0 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.011% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 20
Average salary £67,500 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £65,500 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 - £50,000

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
18979 20034 21026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.76% 17.06% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15206 16046 16990
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OFDM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OFDM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OFDM
Salary Trend

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

OFDM Salary Trend in the UK

OFDM
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OFDM within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent - 2 £67,500 -
South East - 2 £67,500 -
England - 2 £67,500 -

OFDM
Top 11 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing OFDM 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 OFDM.

1 2 (66.67%) Multimedia
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
1 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 2 (66.67%) Cadence
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IPv4
2 1 (33.33%) DWDM

OFDM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing OFDM 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 OFDM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) IPv4
1 1 (33.33%) DWDM
General
1 2 (66.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Principle Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Communications Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) RF Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cadence
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco