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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WiMAX
Rank 872 920 861
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -59
Permanent jobs citing WiMAX 20 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.008% 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.043% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 17
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,200 £60,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%

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
18445 20755 19902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 17.74% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15184 16566 15978
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +25 15 £45,000 -21.73% 7
South East +6 9 £30,000 -45.45% 6
London - 5 £45,000 - 1
Middlesex - 4 £30,000 -
Berkshire +5 3 £45,000 - 3
Slough - 2 £45,000 - 2
Surrey +16 1 £80,000 +45.45% 2
West Sussex - 1 £30,000 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - -

WiMAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 35 (85.37%) Wireless
2 34 (82.93%) GSM
3 33 (80.49%) UMTS
4 28 (68.29%) LTE
5 27 (65.85%) Degree
6 26 (63.41%) Telecoms
6 26 (63.41%) 3G
7 25 (60.98%) 2G
8 19 (46.34%) 4G
9 18 (43.90%) RNC
10 17 (41.46%) Ericsson
10 17 (41.46%) Radio Access Network
11 15 (36.59%) Nokia
11 15 (36.59%) Nortel
11 15 (36.59%) SLA
11 15 (36.59%) QA
12 14 (34.15%) Service Delivery
12 14 (34.15%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (26.83%) TETRA
13 11 (26.83%) WLAN
13 11 (26.83%) LAN
14 10 (24.39%) Electronics
14 10 (24.39%) DVB
15 8 (19.51%) Network Planning
16 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
17 5 (12.20%) User Experience
17 5 (12.20%) SQL
17 5 (12.20%) MS Office
17 5 (12.20%) Mapinfo
17 5 (12.20%) DAB

WiMAX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (85.37%) Wireless
2 34 (82.93%) GSM
3 33 (80.49%) UMTS
4 28 (68.29%) LTE
5 26 (63.41%) 3G
6 25 (60.98%) 2G
7 19 (46.34%) 4G
8 18 (43.90%) RNC
9 17 (41.46%) Radio Access Network
10 11 (26.83%) TETRA
10 11 (26.83%) WLAN
10 11 (26.83%) LAN
11 10 (24.39%) DVB
12 5 (12.20%) DAB
12 5 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (9.76%) VSAT
14 3 (7.32%) HSPA
14 3 (7.32%) CDMA2000
15 2 (4.88%) MPLS
15 2 (4.88%) DSL
General
1 26 (63.41%) Telecoms
2 10 (24.39%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) RAN Engineer
2 11 (26.83%) Senior RAN Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Design Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Radio Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Wireless Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Wireless Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Radio Network Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Databuild Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Project Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) ASIC Design Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Real Time Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) 3G Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) RSS
1 1 (2.44%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.20%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) ASIC
3 1 (2.44%) Statistics
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Service Delivery
2 8 (19.51%) Network Planning
3 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
3 5 (12.20%) Validation
4 4 (9.76%) Logistics
5 2 (4.88%) Project Management
6 1 (2.44%) Service Management
6 1 (2.44%) Network Design
6 1 (2.44%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
1 5 (12.20%) MATLAB
2 2 (4.88%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (65.85%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) HNC
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) MCTS
3 1 (2.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (36.59%) SLA
1 15 (36.59%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Ericsson
2 15 (36.59%) Nokia
2 15 (36.59%) Nortel
3 5 (12.20%) Mapinfo
4 2 (4.88%) Huawei
5 1 (2.44%) Motorola
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) EMC
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 26 days ago
Weybridge
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago