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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WiMAX
Rank 859 842 822
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -20
Permanent jobs citing WiMAX 37 39 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.036% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.21% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 31 46
Average salary £56,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +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
20360 18752 22011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.86% 17.24% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16127 15168 17967
Average salary £43,750 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.56% +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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WiMAX over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 within the UK.

WiMAX Salary Histogram in the UK

WiMAX
Top 12 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 24 October 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
(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
England -9 37 £56,250 +12.50% 5
South East +1 31 £44,500 -15.23% 5
Berkshire +23 30 £40,000 -48.38% 4
Reading +20 22 - -
London +17 4 £60,000 -
Surrey -14 1 £49,000 -6.66% 1
East of England -17 1 £57,500 -
City of London - 1 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £57,500 -
Slough - 1 £40,000 - 3
Bracknell - 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £57,500 -

WiMAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 39 (86.67%) Wireless
2 38 (84.44%) Telecoms
3 30 (66.67%) UMTS
4 28 (62.22%) GSM
4 28 (62.22%) 3G
5 27 (60.00%) Degree
6 25 (55.56%) LTE
7 18 (40.00%) Service Delivery
8 17 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (35.56%) HSPA
9 16 (35.56%) QA
9 16 (35.56%) RNC
9 16 (35.56%) 2G
9 16 (35.56%) Ericsson
9 16 (35.56%) Nokia
9 16 (35.56%) Nortel
10 12 (26.67%) Computer Science
10 12 (26.67%) Network Planning
10 12 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
10 12 (26.67%) SLA
10 12 (26.67%) CDMA2000
10 12 (26.67%) Project Management
11 10 (22.22%) Broadband
12 5 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (11.11%) Cisco
12 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (11.11%) CCNP
12 5 (11.11%) C
12 5 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
13 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared

WiMAX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 39 (86.67%) Wireless
2 30 (66.67%) UMTS
3 28 (62.22%) GSM
3 28 (62.22%) 3G
4 25 (55.56%) LTE
5 16 (35.56%) RNC
5 16 (35.56%) 2G
5 16 (35.56%) HSPA
6 12 (26.67%) CDMA2000
7 10 (22.22%) Broadband
8 5 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (8.89%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (8.89%) Internet
9 4 (8.89%) WLAN
9 4 (8.89%) MPLS
9 4 (8.89%) 4G
10 3 (6.67%) Ethernet
11 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
11 1 (2.22%) VPN
General
1 38 (84.44%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
2 3 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 15 (33.33%) Wireless Engineer
3 12 (26.67%) Radio Engineer
3 12 (26.67%) Radio Network Engineer
3 12 (26.67%) Network Optimisation Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) RAN Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Design Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Strategy Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Design Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior FPGA Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Network Support Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) 3G Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (8.89%) User Experience
3 4 (8.89%) Smartphone
4 3 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.22%) VHDL
5 1 (2.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 12 (26.67%) Project Management
2 12 (26.67%) Network Planning
2 12 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (8.89%) Network Design
3 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
3 4 (8.89%) Market Research
3 4 (8.89%) Network Management
4 3 (6.67%) Competitive Intelligence
4 3 (6.67%) Workflow
4 3 (6.67%) Migration
4 3 (6.67%) Benchmarking
5 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.22%) System Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.22%) Signal Processing
6 1 (2.22%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) C
2 2 (4.44%) C++
2 2 (4.44%) Perl
2 2 (4.44%) Python
2 2 (4.44%) Embedded C
2 2 (4.44%) Embedded C++
2 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) CCNP
2 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.89%) CCNA
3 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (35.56%) QA
2 12 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (8.89%) KVM
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Ericsson
1 16 (35.56%) Nokia
1 16 (35.56%) Nortel
2 5 (11.11%) Cisco
3 3 (6.67%) BT
4 2 (4.44%) Huawei
5 1 (2.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (2.22%) Juniper
5 1 (2.22%) VMware
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