The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Telecoms Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Telecommunications Engineer
UK
Rank 797 872 862
Rank change year-on-year
+75 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Telecoms Engineer 47 84 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.083% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.086% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 38 67 85
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,425 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £64,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-35.00% -

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
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+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 £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Telecoms Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Telecoms Engineer in the job title.

Telecoms Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Telecoms Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Telecoms Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Telecoms Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms Engineer over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Telecoms Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Telecoms Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 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
England +62 46 £38,000 -5.00% 4
South East +56 13 £24,500 -10.90%
London +41 10 £50,000 +66.66% 2
West Midlands +33 6 £43,000 +43.33%
North West -17 5 £21,250 -29.16%
Middlesex - 5 £23,000 -
Camberley - 4 £26,000 -
Surrey - 4 £26,000 -
Manchester -34 3 £18,500 -38.33%
Coventry - 3 £46,000 -
Buckinghamshire +19 2 £28,750 -
Oxfordshire +12 2 £52,500 -
East Midlands +1 2 £22,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £41,250 -
Birmingham - 2 £39,000 -
Northampton - 2 £22,000 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £41,250 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £22,000 -
City of London +30 1 - -
Essex +18 1 £26,000 -5.45% 1
Cheshire +16 1 £72,500 +141.66%
High Wycombe +6 1 £30,000 -
East of England +2 1 £26,000 -38.09% 1
Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Warrington - 1 £72,500 -
Chelmsford - 1 £26,000 -
Banbury - 1 - -
Shrewsbury - 1 £23,500 -
Leeds - 1 £52,500 -
Wakefield - 1 £30,000 -

Telecoms Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 featuring Telecoms Engineer in the job title.

1 102 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 43 (42.16%) Cisco
3 26 (25.49%) Linux
4 23 (22.55%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (18.63%) Firewall
6 16 (15.69%) LAN
6 16 (15.69%) VoIP
7 15 (14.71%) Avaya
7 15 (14.71%) MPLS
7 15 (14.71%) CCNP
8 14 (13.73%) Ethernet
8 14 (13.73%) PBX
8 14 (13.73%) Network Design
8 14 (13.73%) Degree
9 13 (12.75%) Data Centre
9 13 (12.75%) WAN
10 12 (11.76%) C++
11 11 (10.78%) Mitel
12 10 (9.80%) Software Engineering
12 10 (9.80%) SLA
12 10 (9.80%) CCNA
13 9 (8.82%) TCP/IP
13 9 (8.82%) MS Excel
14 8 (7.84%) VPN
14 8 (7.84%) BGP
14 8 (7.84%) Diameter Protocol
14 8 (7.84%) Change Control
15 7 (6.86%) LTE
15 7 (6.86%) Skype for Business
15 7 (6.86%) Skype

Telecoms Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.86%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.98%) Apache
2 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.90%) MS Office
3 4 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.92%) MS Project
3 4 (3.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.96%) IaaS
1 2 (1.96%) Office 365
1 2 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.63%) Firewall
2 16 (15.69%) LAN
2 16 (15.69%) VoIP
3 15 (14.71%) MPLS
4 14 (13.73%) Ethernet
4 14 (13.73%) PBX
5 13 (12.75%) WAN
6 9 (8.82%) TCP/IP
7 8 (7.84%) BGP
7 8 (7.84%) Diameter Protocol
7 8 (7.84%) VPN
8 7 (6.86%) GSM
8 7 (6.86%) Internet
8 7 (6.86%) LTE
8 7 (6.86%) OSPF
8 7 (6.86%) Skype
8 7 (6.86%) UMTS
9 6 (5.88%) Asterisk PBX
9 6 (5.88%) Broadband
9 6 (5.88%) SCTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.90%) GCC
1 5 (4.90%) GDB
1 5 (4.90%) Subversion
1 5 (4.90%) Trac
2 2 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.98%) Selenium
3 1 (0.98%) WebDriver
General
1 102 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.98%) Finance
2 1 (0.98%) Marketing
2 1 (0.98%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 5 (4.90%) STL
2 1 (0.98%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.98%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.94%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.98%) Digital TV
4 1 (0.98%) IVR
4 1 (0.98%) PKI
4 1 (0.98%) STB
4 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (25.49%) Linux
2 6 (5.88%) Unix
3 2 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.73%) Network Design
2 10 (9.80%) Software Engineering
3 8 (7.84%) Change Control
4 6 (5.88%) High Availability
4 6 (5.88%) ITIL
4 6 (5.88%) OO
4 6 (5.88%) Project Management
5 5 (4.90%) Cross-Platform Development
5 5 (4.90%) Multithreading
6 4 (3.92%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (3.92%) Line Management
6 4 (3.92%) Load Balancing
6 4 (3.92%) Migration
6 4 (3.92%) Network Architecture
6 4 (3.92%) Operations Management
6 4 (3.92%) Presales
6 4 (3.92%) Supplier Management
6 4 (3.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (2.94%) People Management
7 3 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.76%) C++
2 7 (6.86%) C
3 5 (4.90%) Embedded C
3 5 (4.90%) Embedded C++
3 5 (4.90%) Perl
3 5 (4.90%) Python
4 4 (3.92%) Java
5 3 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.94%) Tcl
6 2 (1.96%) Ruby
6 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.96%) SQL
7 1 (0.98%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (22.55%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (14.71%) CCNP
3 14 (13.73%) Degree
4 10 (9.80%) CCNA
5 6 (5.88%) CCIE
5 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.92%) CCNP Voice
7 3 (2.94%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.94%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.98%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (0.98%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.80%) SLA
2 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) Firmware
1 3 (2.94%) KVM
1 3 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.96%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 43 (42.16%) Cisco
2 15 (14.71%) Avaya
3 11 (10.78%) Mitel
4 7 (6.86%) Juniper
4 7 (6.86%) Siemens
5 5 (4.90%) Huawei
5 5 (4.90%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.90%) Nokia
6 4 (3.92%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 4 (3.92%) Ciena
6 4 (3.92%) Panasonic
6 4 (3.92%) Tellabs
7 3 (2.94%) BT
7 3 (2.94%) Ericsson
7 3 (2.94%) NEC
7 3 (2.94%) Nortel
7 3 (2.94%) VMware
8 2 (1.96%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.96%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.96%) Toshiba
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