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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WiMAX
Rank 865 940 882
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -58
Permanent jobs citing WiMAX 27 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.005% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.030% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 8
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,700 £66,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -27.27%

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
19242 20223 20894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.81% 17.11% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15424 16194 16861
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 £27,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WiMAX over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 within the UK.

WiMAX Salary Histogram in the UK

WiMAX
Top 15 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 27 May 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 +61 18 £37,500 -6.25% 9
South East +22 9 £30,000 - 9
North West +8 6 - -
Manchester +6 6 - -
Scotland - 5 - -
Berkshire -1 4 - - 9
Glasgow - 4 - -
London - 3 £45,000 -
Middlesex - 3 £30,000 -
Slough - 2 - - 6
Reading -8 1 - - 2
Surrey - 1 £80,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £30,000 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

WiMAX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 51 (91.07%) Wireless
2 47 (83.93%) UMTS
3 46 (82.14%) GSM
4 42 (75.00%) Telecoms
5 41 (73.21%) LTE
6 40 (71.43%) Degree
6 40 (71.43%) 3G
7 36 (64.29%) 2G
8 30 (53.57%) RNC
8 30 (53.57%) Ericsson
9 28 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
10 27 (48.21%) QA
10 27 (48.21%) Nortel
10 27 (48.21%) Nokia
11 23 (41.07%) 4G
12 22 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (39.29%) Service Delivery
13 19 (33.93%) SLA
14 11 (19.64%) Network Planning
15 9 (16.07%) TETRA
15 9 (16.07%) WLAN
15 9 (16.07%) LAN
16 8 (14.29%) Electronics
17 7 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
17 7 (12.50%) HSPA
17 7 (12.50%) DVB
17 7 (12.50%) CDMA2000
18 6 (10.71%) C
19 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
19 5 (8.93%) Project Management

WiMAX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (91.07%) Wireless
2 47 (83.93%) UMTS
3 46 (82.14%) GSM
4 41 (73.21%) LTE
5 40 (71.43%) 3G
6 36 (64.29%) 2G
7 30 (53.57%) RNC
8 28 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
9 23 (41.07%) 4G
10 9 (16.07%) TETRA
10 9 (16.07%) LAN
10 9 (16.07%) WLAN
11 7 (12.50%) CDMA2000
11 7 (12.50%) DVB
11 7 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (12.50%) HSPA
12 4 (7.14%) DAB
12 4 (7.14%) MPLS
13 3 (5.36%) 802.11
13 3 (5.36%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
General
1 42 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) RAN Engineer
2 13 (23.21%) Wireless Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Senior RAN Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Radio Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Network Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Design Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) 3G Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Wireless Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Network Optimisation Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Radio Network Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Design Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (1.79%) Test Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Network Support Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (1.79%) ASIC
3 1 (1.79%) VHDL
3 1 (1.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Service Delivery
2 11 (19.64%) Network Planning
3 5 (8.93%) Project Management
4 4 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 4 (7.14%) Validation
4 4 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (3.57%) Logistics
6 1 (1.79%) Software Testing
6 1 (1.79%) System Testing
6 1 (1.79%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (1.79%) Signal Processing
6 1 (1.79%) Service Management
6 1 (1.79%) Regression Testing
6 1 (1.79%) ITIL
6 1 (1.79%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) C
2 4 (7.14%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) HNC
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) MCTS
3 1 (1.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (48.21%) QA
2 19 (33.93%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Iperf
2 1 (1.79%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (53.57%) Ericsson
2 27 (48.21%) Nokia
2 27 (48.21%) Nortel
3 4 (7.14%) Mapinfo
3 4 (7.14%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 3 (5.36%) Huawei
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.79%) HP
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco
6 1 (1.79%) Motorola
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Intuition IT Solutions
Salary: Negotiable + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading OR Manchester
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago