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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WiMAX
Rank - 911 933
Permanent jobs citing WiMAX 0 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.029% 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.16% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 12
Average salary - £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -19.04%

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
17270 19367 18179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.05% 18.17% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14361 15720 14268
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (50.00%) LTE
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) Logistics
3 3 (30.00%) HNC
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) 3GPP
3 3 (30.00%) UMTS
3 3 (30.00%) 3G
3 3 (30.00%) DVB
3 3 (30.00%) VSAT
3 3 (30.00%) 4G
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) Broadband
4 2 (20.00%) IPv4
4 2 (20.00%) IPv6
4 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (20.00%) Electronics
5 1 (10.00%) IPsec
5 1 (10.00%) 2G
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) Handset
5 1 (10.00%) TETRA
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Marketing

WiMAX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LTE
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 3 (30.00%) 3G
3 3 (30.00%) 3GPP
3 3 (30.00%) 4G
3 3 (30.00%) DVB
3 3 (30.00%) UMTS
3 3 (30.00%) VSAT
4 2 (20.00%) Broadband
4 2 (20.00%) IPv4
4 2 (20.00%) IPv6
4 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (10.00%) 2G
5 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
5 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) IPsec
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) TETRA
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) RF Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) DSP Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) DSP Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Handset Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Development Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (10.00%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Logistics
2 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCVMM