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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Telecommunications Engineer
Rank 875 922 899
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Telecoms Engineer 15 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.009% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.010% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 5
Average salary £46,500 £67,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 - £75,000

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

Senior Telecoms Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Telecoms Engineer
Top 13 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 24 April 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 +14 12 £48,250 -28.51%
London +27 7 £50,000 -25.92%
South East - 5 £46,500 -
South Wales - 3 £46,500 -
Wales - 3 £46,500 -
Reading - 3 £46,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £46,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £46,500 -
Portsmouth - 2 £46,500 -
Bridgend - 2 £46,500 -
City of London +26 1 £46,500 -31.11%
Birmingham - 1 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Telecoms Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 27 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (59.26%) Mitel
2 16 (59.26%) VoIP
3 14 (51.85%) Cisco
3 14 (51.85%) Avaya
3 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
3 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
4 13 (48.15%) Change Control
5 11 (40.74%) Finance
6 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 9 (33.33%) Lync
7 7 (25.93%) SAN
7 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (14.81%) LAN
8 4 (14.81%) CCNA
8 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (14.81%) WAN
9 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
9 2 (7.41%) Legal
9 2 (7.41%) Migration
9 2 (7.41%) CMS
10 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (3.70%) Firewall
10 1 (3.70%) NEC
10 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (3.70%) Panasonic
10 1 (3.70%) Aastra
10 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
10 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (3.70%) DNS

Senior Telecoms Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (33.33%) Lync
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) VoIP
2 7 (25.93%) SAN
3 4 (14.81%) LAN
3 4 (14.81%) WAN
4 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) DHCP
5 1 (3.70%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) Firewall
General
1 27 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 11 (40.74%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Change Control
2 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) SC Cleared
1 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) CCNA
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Mitel
2 14 (51.85%) Cisco
2 14 (51.85%) Avaya
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Siemens
4 1 (3.70%) NEC
4 1 (3.70%) Panasonic
4 1 (3.70%) Aastra