The first table below looks at the demand for the Switch Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Switch Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Switch Engineer
Rank 901 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Switch Engineer 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £30,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110361 102490 112133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90061 84895 96093
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Switch Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Switch Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Switch Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Switch Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Switch Engineer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Switch Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 6 £30,500 -
London - 4 £30,500 -
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
North West - 1 £35,000 -
South East - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -

Switch Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Switch 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 Switch Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (44.44%) LTE
2 4 (44.44%) 4G
2 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
2 4 (44.44%) VoLTE
2 4 (44.44%) 3GPP
2 4 (44.44%) VoIP
2 4 (44.44%) Ericsson
2 4 (44.44%) 3G
2 4 (44.44%) SS7
2 4 (44.44%) H.323
3 3 (33.33%) Q.931
3 3 (33.33%) MGCP
3 3 (33.33%) RTCP
3 3 (33.33%) RTP
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Acme Packet
3 3 (33.33%) M3UA
3 3 (33.33%) Sonus
3 3 (33.33%) Statistics
4 1 (11.11%) DMS-100
4 1 (11.11%) Softswitch
4 1 (11.11%) Nortel
4 1 (11.11%) Broadband
4 1 (11.11%) PBX
4 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec

Switch Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Switch 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 Switch Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) 3GPP
1 4 (44.44%) VoIP
1 4 (44.44%) 3G
1 4 (44.44%) SS7
1 4 (44.44%) H.323
1 4 (44.44%) LTE
1 4 (44.44%) 4G
1 4 (44.44%) VoLTE
2 3 (33.33%) M3UA
2 3 (33.33%) Q.931
2 3 (33.33%) MGCP
2 3 (33.33%) RTCP
2 3 (33.33%) RTP
3 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Broadband
3 1 (11.11%) PBX
3 1 (11.11%) Softswitch
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
3 1 (11.11%) DMS-100
General
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Ericsson
2 3 (33.33%) Acme Packet
2 3 (33.33%) Sonus
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Nortel