Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WiMAX
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1119 1199 1202
Rank change year-on-year +80 +3 +105
Permanent jobs citing WiMAX 6 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.001% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.025% 0.007% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 8
UK median annual salary £50,000 £66,250 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.53% +43.24% +2.78%
10th Percentile £47,500 £63,875 £41,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £70,625 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 - £47,500

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 23,617 27,415 31,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.93% 15.39% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18,503 22,193 25,368
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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
Top 3 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 16 December 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 +85 6 £50,000 -25.93% 1
UK excluding London - 6 £50,000 - 1
South East - 6 £50,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 (100.00%) UMTS
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) LTE
2 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (66.67%) GSM
2 4 (66.67%) 4G
2 4 (66.67%) Node B
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) 2G
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) RNC
2 4 (66.67%) Huawei
2 4 (66.67%) SLA
2 4 (66.67%) Nortel
2 4 (66.67%) Ericsson
2 4 (66.67%) Nokia
2 4 (66.67%) 3G
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) Electronics
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LTE
1 6 (100.00%) UMTS
2 4 (66.67%) 2G
2 4 (66.67%) 3G
2 4 (66.67%) 4G
2 4 (66.67%) GSM
2 4 (66.67%) Node B
2 4 (66.67%) RNC
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Wireless Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Wireless Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Ericsson
1 4 (66.67%) Huawei
1 4 (66.67%) Nokia
1 4 (66.67%) Nortel