The median annual salary for a Telecoms Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 787 835 863
Rank change year-on-year +48 +28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Telecoms Engineer 57 83 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.071% 0.085% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.088% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 45 71 67
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £25,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77233 94416 96917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.45% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64704 79862 79959
Median salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Telecoms Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Telecoms Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms Engineer in England

Telecoms Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Telecoms Engineer in England

Telecoms Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms Engineer in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms Engineer in England

Telecoms Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
South East +72 23 £50,000 +81.81% 4
London +67 21 £50,000 +66.66% 2
East of England -13 3 £40,000 -4.76% 1
West Midlands +26 2 £43,000 +48.27%
Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 -
North West -13 1 £72,500 +141.66% 1
East Midlands - 1 £52,500 -
Telecoms Engineer
UK

Telecoms Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Telecoms Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Telecoms Engineer in the job title.

1 108 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 41 (37.96%) Linux
3 39 (36.11%) Cisco
4 20 (18.52%) Network Design
5 18 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 17 (15.74%) C++
7 15 (13.89%) Ethernet
7 15 (13.89%) MPLS
7 15 (13.89%) Software Engineering
8 14 (12.96%) Degree
8 14 (12.96%) VoIP
9 13 (12.04%) Unix
9 13 (12.04%) LAN
9 13 (12.04%) PBX
9 13 (12.04%) SS7
9 13 (12.04%) Firewall
10 12 (11.11%) WAN
11 11 (10.19%) Avaya
11 11 (10.19%) C
11 11 (10.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 10 (9.26%) Security Cleared
12 10 (9.26%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (9.26%) Diameter Protocol
12 10 (9.26%) GSM
12 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
12 10 (9.26%) CCNP
12 10 (9.26%) CCNA
12 10 (9.26%) TCP/IP
13 9 (8.33%) UMTS

Telecoms Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.63%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.93%) Apache
3 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.48%) MS Office
3 5 (4.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.63%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.78%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.85%) IaaS
2 2 (1.85%) Office 365
2 2 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.89%) Ethernet
1 15 (13.89%) MPLS
2 14 (12.96%) VoIP
3 13 (12.04%) Firewall
3 13 (12.04%) LAN
3 13 (12.04%) PBX
3 13 (12.04%) SS7
4 12 (11.11%) WAN
5 10 (9.26%) Diameter Protocol
5 10 (9.26%) GSM
5 10 (9.26%) TCP/IP
6 9 (8.33%) BGP
6 9 (8.33%) LTE
6 9 (8.33%) UMTS
7 8 (7.41%) InfiniBand
7 8 (7.41%) VPN
7 8 (7.41%) Wireshark
8 7 (6.48%) Broadband
9 6 (5.56%) DNS
9 6 (5.56%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (5.56%) GCC
1 6 (5.56%) GDB
1 6 (5.56%) Subversion
1 6 (5.56%) Trac
2 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.93%) NUnit
3 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 108 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.70%) Electronics
2 4 (3.70%) Finance
3 3 (2.78%) Military
4 2 (1.85%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 6 (5.56%) STL
2 1 (0.93%) .NET
2 1 (0.93%) LAMP
2 1 (0.93%) WinForms
2 1 (0.93%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 4 (3.70%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.85%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.85%) iPad
4 2 (1.85%) iPhone
5 1 (0.93%) CCTV
5 1 (0.93%) IVR
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) PKI
5 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (37.96%) Linux
2 13 (12.04%) Unix
3 8 (7.41%) Windows
4 6 (5.56%) Android
5 2 (1.85%) Solaris
5 2 (1.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.52%) Network Design
2 15 (13.89%) Software Engineering
3 11 (10.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 10 (9.26%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (6.48%) ITIL
7 6 (5.56%) Cross-Platform Development
7 6 (5.56%) High Availability
7 6 (5.56%) Multithreading
7 6 (5.56%) OO
7 6 (5.56%) Project Management
8 5 (4.63%) Operations Management
8 5 (4.63%) Supplier Management
9 4 (3.70%) Line Management
9 4 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (3.70%) Presales
10 3 (2.78%) Change Control
10 3 (2.78%) Matrix Organization
10 3 (2.78%) Migration
11 2 (1.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.74%) C++
2 11 (10.19%) C
3 8 (7.41%) Embedded C
3 8 (7.41%) Embedded C++
4 5 (4.63%) Perl
4 5 (4.63%) Python
5 3 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.78%) Java
5 3 (2.78%) Tcl
6 2 (1.85%) Ruby
6 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.85%) SQL
7 1 (0.93%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (12.96%) Degree
3 10 (9.26%) CCNA
3 10 (9.26%) CCNP
3 10 (9.26%) Security Cleared
4 9 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 6 (5.56%) CCIE
6 3 (2.78%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (0.93%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (0.93%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.93%) HNC
7 1 (0.93%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.78%) KVM
1 3 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) Cacti
1 2 (1.85%) OpenView
1 2 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.93%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 39 (36.11%) Cisco
2 11 (10.19%) Avaya
3 8 (7.41%) Juniper
3 8 (7.41%) Mitel
4 7 (6.48%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.63%) Siemens
6 4 (3.70%) Nokia
6 4 (3.70%) Palo Alto
6 4 (3.70%) Panasonic
7 3 (2.78%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 3 (2.78%) BT
7 3 (2.78%) Ciena
7 3 (2.78%) Ericsson
7 3 (2.78%) Huawei
7 3 (2.78%) NEC
7 3 (2.78%) Nortel
7 3 (2.78%) Tellabs
7 3 (2.78%) VMware
8 2 (1.85%) HP
8 2 (1.85%) Toshiba
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