Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for WiMAX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WiMAX over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WiMAX
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1165 1165 1295
Rank change year-on-year 0 +130 -52
Permanent jobs citing WiMAX 7 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.026% 0.024% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 9
UK median annual salary £30,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.84% +5.56% -5.26%
UK excluding London median annual salary £92,500 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year +94.74% +1.60% +16.88%

WiMAX is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26,623 29,115 35,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.20% 16.57% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21,496 23,663 29,114
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - -

WiMAX
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for WiMAX in the UK

WiMAX
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WiMAX in the UK

WiMAX
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WiMAX over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for WiMAX in the UK

WiMAX
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WiMAX within the UK over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +6 7 £30,000 -36.84% 4
UK excluding London -4 5 £92,500 +94.74% 4
East of England - 4 - -
London -3 2 £30,000 -30.23%
South East +5 1 £92,500 +94.74% 4

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing WiMAX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for WiMAX.

1 6 (85.71%) C
2 4 (57.14%) ClearCase
2 4 (57.14%) 3GPP
2 4 (57.14%) WCDMA
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
2 4 (57.14%) ClearQuest
2 4 (57.14%) MATLAB
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) OFDM
2 4 (57.14%) LTE
2 4 (57.14%) Feature Driven Development
2 4 (57.14%) Digital Signal Processing
2 4 (57.14%) Signal Processing
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (57.14%) 5G
2 4 (57.14%) Component Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
4 2 (28.57%) Electronics
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Broadband
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (28.57%) HNC

WiMAX
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 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) 3GPP
1 4 (57.14%) 5G
1 4 (57.14%) LTE
1 4 (57.14%) OFDM
1 4 (57.14%) WCDMA
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) Broadband
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) ClearCase
1 4 (57.14%) ClearQuest
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DSP Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded C Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Real Time Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior DSP Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Field Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Microwave Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) New Business Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Component Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Digital Signal Processing
1 4 (57.14%) Feature Driven Development
1 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) Signal Processing
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
2 4 (57.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA