The table below looks at the statistics for WiMAX skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WiMAX over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WiMAX
Rank 884 847 834
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -13
Permanent jobs citing WiMAX 9 30 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.028% 0.051%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.044% 0.16% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 38
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £45,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +14.28%

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
20585 18684 21553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.92% 17.59% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16343 15095 17630
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WiMAX
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WiMAX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WiMAX
Salary Trend

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

WiMAX Salary Trend in the UK

WiMAX
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WiMAX within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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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
England -43 9 £57,500 +15.00% 4
South East -34 5 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Berkshire +2 4 - - 2
East of England -11 4 £58,750 +6.81%
Hertfordshire - 4 £58,750 -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £58,750 -
Woking 0 1 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Surrey -12 1 £55,000 +10.00% 2

WiMAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 10 (66.67%) Wireless
2 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (60.00%) LTE
3 7 (46.67%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (40.00%) Broadband
5 5 (33.33%) WLAN
5 5 (33.33%) CCNP
5 5 (33.33%) CCNA
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) HSPA
5 5 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (33.33%) Smartphone
5 5 (33.33%) Network Design
6 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) KVM
6 4 (26.67%) Market Research
6 4 (26.67%) Network Management
6 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (26.67%) Internet
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
7 3 (20.00%) 4G
8 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (13.33%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
8 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
8 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
8 2 (13.33%) C

WiMAX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 10 (66.67%) Wireless
2 9 (60.00%) LTE
3 7 (46.67%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (40.00%) Broadband
5 5 (33.33%) WLAN
5 5 (33.33%) HSPA
6 4 (26.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (26.67%) Internet
7 3 (20.00%) 4G
8 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
8 2 (13.33%) 3G
9 1 (6.67%) IPsec
9 1 (6.67%) SONET
9 1 (6.67%) OSPF
9 1 (6.67%) ATM
9 1 (6.67%) CDMA
9 1 (6.67%) LAN
9 1 (6.67%) SDH
9 1 (6.67%) 3GPP
9 1 (6.67%) UMTS
General
1 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Wireless Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Product Application Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
1 5 (33.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Network Design
2 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Market Research
2 4 (26.67%) Network Management
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (6.67%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
1 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
1 2 (13.33%) C
1 2 (13.33%) C++
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CCNP
1 5 (33.33%) CCNA
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) CCIE
3 1 (6.67%) MBA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) KVM
1 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Huawei
Chertsey
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + car, fuel, bonus, pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago