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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WiMAX
Rank 897 915 858
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -57
Permanent jobs citing WiMAX 5 9 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.008% 0.029%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.027% 0.043% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 26
Average salary £48,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.65% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £56,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,700 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.65% +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
18408 21006 19116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.64% 18.09% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15295 16594 15434
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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
Top 5 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 2 September 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
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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 +21 5 £48,500 -15.65% 5
Berkshire +10 5 £48,500 - 4
South East -16 5 £48,500 -11.81% 5
Reading - 2 £53,000 - 4
Slough - 2 £45,000 -

WiMAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 27 (79.41%) Wireless
2 24 (70.59%) GSM
2 24 (70.59%) UMTS
3 22 (64.71%) LTE
4 19 (55.88%) Degree
5 17 (50.00%) Telecoms
6 16 (47.06%) 2G
6 16 (47.06%) 3G
7 11 (32.35%) WLAN
7 11 (32.35%) LAN
7 11 (32.35%) TETRA
7 11 (32.35%) Radio Access Network
7 11 (32.35%) 4G
8 10 (29.41%) Electronics
8 10 (29.41%) DVB
9 9 (26.47%) RNC
10 8 (23.53%) Ericsson
11 7 (20.59%) Nokia
11 7 (20.59%) SLA
11 7 (20.59%) Nortel
11 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (20.59%) QA
12 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
12 6 (17.65%) Network Planning
12 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
12 6 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (14.71%) Validation
13 5 (14.71%) MATLAB
13 5 (14.71%) DAB
13 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis

WiMAX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (79.41%) Wireless
2 24 (70.59%) GSM
2 24 (70.59%) UMTS
3 22 (64.71%) LTE
4 16 (47.06%) 2G
4 16 (47.06%) 3G
5 11 (32.35%) WLAN
5 11 (32.35%) LAN
5 11 (32.35%) TETRA
5 11 (32.35%) 4G
5 11 (32.35%) Radio Access Network
6 10 (29.41%) DVB
7 9 (26.47%) RNC
8 6 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (14.71%) DAB
10 4 (11.76%) VSAT
11 3 (8.82%) Broadband
12 2 (5.88%) Firewall
12 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
12 2 (5.88%) VPN
General
1 17 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (29.41%) Electronics
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) RAN Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Design Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Senior RAN Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Radio Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Wireless Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Wireless Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) ASIC Design Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Real Time Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) 3G Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Databuild Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Development Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Consultant
5 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) RSS
1 2 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) ASIC
3 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
1 6 (17.65%) Network Planning
2 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
2 5 (14.71%) Validation
3 4 (11.76%) Logistics
4 1 (2.94%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.94%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.94%) Network Design
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL
4 1 (2.94%) Project Management
4 1 (2.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
1 5 (14.71%) MATLAB
2 2 (5.88%) C
3 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) HNC
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCTS
3 1 (2.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) SLA
1 7 (20.59%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Ericsson
2 7 (20.59%) Nokia
2 7 (20.59%) Nortel
3 5 (14.71%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.94%) Huawei
4 1 (2.94%) Motorola
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) EMC
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