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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiple-input and multiple-output (MIMO)
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 888 937 981
Rank change year-on-year +49 +44  
Permanent jobs citing MIMO 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.007% 0.018% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Median salary £50,000 £66,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.81% +47.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,950 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £73,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 - £45,000

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 14390 16539 19222
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.18% 16.86% 17.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35612 41353 46564
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,798 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £70,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MIMO
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing MIMO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 3 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 29 June 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 +54 1 £50,000 -24.81%
UK excluding London - 1 £50,000 -
South West - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) PhD
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) OFDM
2 2 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
3 1 (25.00%) UWB
3 1 (25.00%) Wideband
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source Development
3 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) HND
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (25.00%) Tcl
3 1 (25.00%) 802.11

MIMO
Co-occurring 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 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) OFDM
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) 802.11
2 1 (25.00%) 802.15
2 1 (25.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (25.00%) UWB
2 1 (25.00%) Wideband
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Communications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 2 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 2 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source Development
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (25.00%) HND