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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WiMAX
Rank 847 872 839
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -33
Permanent jobs citing WiMAX 26 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.014% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.084% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 22
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £47,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%

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
18900 17855 20698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.02% 16.90% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15127 14032 16850
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 5 March 2015 within the UK.

WiMAX Salary Histogram in the UK

WiMAX
Top 11 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 5 March 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
England +9 22 £40,000 -23.80% 18
South East -12 16 £40,000 -23.80% 16
Berkshire +13 15 £40,000 +14.28% 14
Reading - 10 - -
North West +3 4 - -
Manchester -9 4 - -
Glasgow - 4 - -
Scotland - 4 - -
Slough +8 3 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Newbury - 2 - - 4
Surrey -14 1 £50,000 -4.76% 2

WiMAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 71 (94.67%) Wireless
2 67 (89.33%) Telecoms
3 64 (85.33%) UMTS
4 61 (81.33%) GSM
4 61 (81.33%) 3G
5 58 (77.33%) Degree
6 52 (69.33%) LTE
7 45 (60.00%) RNC
7 45 (60.00%) Ericsson
7 45 (60.00%) 2G
8 43 (57.33%) Nokia
8 43 (57.33%) Nortel
8 43 (57.33%) QA
9 38 (50.67%) Service Delivery
10 37 (49.33%) Analytical Skills
11 28 (37.33%) Radio Access Network
12 27 (36.00%) SLA
13 18 (24.00%) CDMA2000
13 18 (24.00%) HSPA
13 18 (24.00%) Network Planning
13 18 (24.00%) 4G
14 16 (21.33%) Performance Monitoring
14 16 (21.33%) Computer Science
14 16 (21.33%) Project Management
15 9 (12.00%) C
16 7 (9.33%) MPLS
16 7 (9.33%) Wi-Fi
16 7 (9.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
17 6 (8.00%) Linux
17 6 (8.00%) Broadband

WiMAX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 71 (94.67%) Wireless
2 64 (85.33%) UMTS
3 61 (81.33%) GSM
3 61 (81.33%) 3G
4 52 (69.33%) LTE
5 45 (60.00%) RNC
5 45 (60.00%) 2G
6 28 (37.33%) Radio Access Network
7 18 (24.00%) CDMA2000
7 18 (24.00%) HSPA
7 18 (24.00%) 4G
8 7 (9.33%) MPLS
8 7 (9.33%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (8.00%) Broadband
10 5 (6.67%) 802.11
10 5 (6.67%) Wireshark
11 4 (5.33%) VoIP
11 4 (5.33%) Ethernet
12 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
12 3 (4.00%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
General
1 67 (89.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.00%) Marketing
2 3 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (41.33%) Wireless Engineer
2 26 (34.67%) RAN Engineer
3 21 (28.00%) Network Engineer
4 16 (21.33%) Network Optimisation Engineer
4 16 (21.33%) Radio Engineer
4 16 (21.33%) Radio Network Engineer
5 13 (17.33%) Technical Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) 3G Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Senior RAN Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Design Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) FPGA Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Network Support
8 3 (4.00%) Strategy Manager
8 3 (4.00%) Senior FPGA Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Design Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Systems Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 37 (49.33%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (21.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.00%) VHDL
3 3 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (4.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.00%) Linux
2 3 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.67%) Service Delivery
2 18 (24.00%) Network Planning
3 16 (21.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 16 (21.33%) Project Management
4 3 (4.00%) Benchmarking
4 3 (4.00%) Workflow
4 3 (4.00%) Migration
4 3 (4.00%) Competitive Intelligence
4 3 (4.00%) System Testing
4 3 (4.00%) Signal Processing
5 2 (2.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (2.67%) Regression Testing
6 1 (1.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.33%) Network Architecture
6 1 (1.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.33%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (1.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.33%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.33%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.00%) C
2 1 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 58 (77.33%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) MBA
3 2 (2.67%) VCP4
4 1 (1.33%) CCNP
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (57.33%) QA
2 27 (36.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 45 (60.00%) Ericsson
2 43 (57.33%) Nokia
2 43 (57.33%) Nortel
3 7 (9.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 4 (5.33%) Huawei
5 3 (4.00%) BT
6 2 (2.67%) HP
6 2 (2.67%) Cisco
6 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.33%) Juniper
7 1 (1.33%) VMware
South West London
Commensus
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Weybridge
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago