The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Telecoms Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Telecoms Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Telecommunications Engineer
Rank 861 890 863
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Telecoms Engineer 21 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.002% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 4
Average salary £50,000 £58,250 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.16% -22.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99934 100679 103565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.48% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 82413 80836 87730
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Telecoms Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Telecoms Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Telecoms Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Telecoms Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Telecoms Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Telecoms Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Telecoms Engineer over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 within the UK.

Senior Telecoms Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Telecoms Engineer
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Telecoms Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +23 17 £50,000 -14.16%
South East - 7 £48,250 -
London +8 6 £51,000 -23.30%
Reading - 4 £48,250 -
Wales - 4 £48,250 -
Berkshire - 4 £48,250 -
South Wales - 3 £46,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £46,500 -
Portsmouth - 2 £46,500 -
Luton - 2 £40,000 -
Bridgend - 2 £46,500 -
East of England - 2 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £40,000 -
City of London +6 1 £46,500 -30.07%
West Midlands -26 1 £50,000 -
South West - 1 £50,000 -
North Wales - 1 £52,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £52,000 -
Bristol - 1 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £52,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £50,000 -
Wrexham - 1 £52,000 -

Senior Telecoms Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Telecoms Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Telecoms Engineer in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 15 (62.50%) Mitel
3 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
4 13 (54.17%) VoIP
5 12 (50.00%) Change Control
6 11 (45.83%) Cisco
6 11 (45.83%) Avaya
7 10 (41.67%) Finance
8 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 8 (33.33%) Lync
9 7 (29.17%) SAN
9 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (16.67%) LAN
10 4 (16.67%) WAN
11 2 (8.33%) CCNA
11 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
12 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
12 1 (4.17%) DNS
12 1 (4.17%) Siemens
12 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (4.17%) Internet
12 1 (4.17%) DHCP
12 1 (4.17%) MS Office
12 1 (4.17%) ITIL
12 1 (4.17%) Windows
12 1 (4.17%) Firewall
12 1 (4.17%) NEC
12 1 (4.17%) Legal

Senior Telecoms Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Telecoms Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Telecoms Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) VoIP
2 7 (29.17%) SAN
3 4 (16.67%) LAN
3 4 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
General
1 24 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (41.67%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Change Control
2 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Mitel
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) Avaya
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Siemens
4 1 (4.17%) NEC
4 1 (4.17%) Panasonic
4 1 (4.17%) Aastra