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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WiMAX
Rank 852 876 855
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -21
Permanent jobs citing WiMAX 28 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.013% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.073% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 25
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%

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
18812 17742 21954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.84% 17.07% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15287 13922 18246
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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 26 January 2015 within the UK.

WiMAX Salary Histogram 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 26 January 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 +14 27 £43,750 -16.66% 17
South East -17 25 £40,000 -23.80% 16
Berkshire +21 23 £40,000 +14.28% 13
Reading +22 17 - -
Slough +3 5 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Surrey -13 2 £48,750 -7.14% 2
Edinburgh - 1 £45,000 -
Scotland - 1 £45,000 -

WiMAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 59 (90.77%) Wireless
2 56 (86.15%) Telecoms
3 51 (78.46%) UMTS
4 48 (73.85%) GSM
4 48 (73.85%) 3G
5 47 (72.31%) Degree
6 43 (66.15%) LTE
7 32 (49.23%) QA
7 32 (49.23%) RNC
7 32 (49.23%) 2G
7 32 (49.23%) Nortel
7 32 (49.23%) Ericsson
7 32 (49.23%) Nokia
8 28 (43.08%) Service Delivery
9 27 (41.54%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (27.69%) SLA
10 18 (27.69%) HSPA
10 18 (27.69%) Radio Access Network
11 16 (24.62%) Performance Monitoring
11 16 (24.62%) Computer Science
11 16 (24.62%) Network Planning
11 16 (24.62%) Project Management
11 16 (24.62%) CDMA2000
12 9 (13.85%) 4G
13 8 (12.31%) Broadband
14 6 (9.23%) Linux
14 6 (9.23%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (9.23%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
15 5 (7.69%) Wireshark
15 5 (7.69%) 802.11

WiMAX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 59 (90.77%) Wireless
2 51 (78.46%) UMTS
3 48 (73.85%) GSM
3 48 (73.85%) 3G
4 43 (66.15%) LTE
5 32 (49.23%) 2G
5 32 (49.23%) RNC
6 18 (27.69%) Radio Access Network
6 18 (27.69%) HSPA
7 16 (24.62%) CDMA2000
8 9 (13.85%) 4G
9 8 (12.31%) Broadband
10 6 (9.23%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (7.69%) 802.11
11 5 (7.69%) MPLS
11 5 (7.69%) Wireshark
12 4 (6.15%) VoIP
12 4 (6.15%) Ethernet
13 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
14 2 (3.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
General
1 56 (86.15%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.62%) Banking
2 3 (4.62%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (40.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 22 (33.85%) Network Engineer
3 18 (27.69%) RAN Engineer
4 16 (24.62%) Radio Network Engineer
4 16 (24.62%) Network Optimisation Engineer
4 16 (24.62%) Radio Engineer
5 10 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) 3G Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Design Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) FPGA Design Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Network Support
8 3 (4.62%) FPGA Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Strategy Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Senior FPGA Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Design Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 27 (41.54%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (24.62%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.62%) VHDL
3 3 (4.62%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (4.62%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.08%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.08%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (3.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.23%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Windows
3 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) Service Delivery
2 16 (24.62%) Project Management
2 16 (24.62%) Network Planning
2 16 (24.62%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (4.62%) Competitive Intelligence
3 3 (4.62%) Workflow
3 3 (4.62%) Migration
3 3 (4.62%) Benchmarking
3 3 (4.62%) System Testing
3 3 (4.62%) Signal Processing
4 2 (3.08%) Market Research
4 2 (3.08%) Regression Testing
4 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis
4 2 (3.08%) Software Testing
5 1 (1.54%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.54%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (1.54%) Network Design
5 1 (1.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.54%) Network Architecture
5 1 (1.54%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.69%) C
2 1 (1.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 47 (72.31%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) MBA
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.08%) CCNP
4 1 (1.54%) CCNA
4 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (49.23%) QA
2 18 (27.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.54%) KVM
Vendors
1 32 (49.23%) Nortel
1 32 (49.23%) Ericsson
1 32 (49.23%) Nokia
2 6 (9.23%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 3 (4.62%) BT
3 3 (4.62%) Cisco
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.08%) HP
4 2 (3.08%) Huawei
5 1 (1.54%) Juniper
5 1 (1.54%) VMware
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £280 - £285 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Stock, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Emsworth
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago