The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for MIMO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MIMO over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiple-input and multiple-output (MIMO)
UK
Rank 853 942 955
Rank change year-on-year +89 +13  
Permanent jobs citing MIMO 4 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.029% 0.034% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Median salary £57,500 £77,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.80% +72.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £77,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -25.80% +72.22%  

MIMO is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13618 17785 19381
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.03% 17.28% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11099 14713 15424
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

MIMO
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing MIMO as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for MIMO in the UK

MIMO
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MIMO.

Salary trend for MIMO in the UK

MIMO
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MIMO within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +97 4 £57,500 -25.80%
South West - 3 £57,500 -
Bristol - 3 £57,500 -
South East +57 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -

MIMO
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing MIMO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for MIMO.

1 9 (90.00%) Wireless
2 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (60.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) PhD
4 5 (50.00%) Validation
4 5 (50.00%) C
4 5 (50.00%) C++
4 5 (50.00%) MATLAB
4 5 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 5 (50.00%) OFDM
4 5 (50.00%) Signal Processing
4 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 5 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 5 (50.00%) Prototyping
5 3 (30.00%) Huawei
5 3 (30.00%) Node B
5 3 (30.00%) Presales
5 3 (30.00%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (30.00%) LTE
5 3 (30.00%) Business Development
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) Handset
5 3 (30.00%) GSM
5 3 (30.00%) UMTS
5 3 (30.00%) WLAN
5 3 (30.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (30.00%) Ericsson
5 3 (30.00%) Nokia

MIMO
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Wireless
2 5 (50.00%) OFDM
3 3 (30.00%) GSM
3 3 (30.00%) LTE
3 3 (30.00%) Node B
3 3 (30.00%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (30.00%) UMTS
3 3 (30.00%) WLAN
4 1 (10.00%) 3G
4 1 (10.00%) 4G
4 1 (10.00%) 5G
4 1 (10.00%) UWB
4 1 (10.00%) Wideband
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Communications Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Communications Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (30.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 5 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 5 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 5 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (30.00%) Business Development
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) Presales
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (10.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) PhD
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) HND
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 3 (30.00%) Ericsson
1 3 (30.00%) Huawei
1 3 (30.00%) Nokia