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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications Engineer
Rank 846 865 836
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Telecoms Engineer 72 98 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.091% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.094% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 47 77 108
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £26,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -

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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 2016 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 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +17 68 £45,000 +12.50% 4
South East +32 26 £50,000 +19.04% 1
London +20 15 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Berkshire +14 13 £53,750 +22.85% 1
West Midlands -14 9 £43,500 +61.11%
Coventry - 9 £43,500 -
Surrey +23 8 £50,000 +56.86%
South West -11 8 £33,750 +35.00%
Reading +19 7 - -
Camberley - 7 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 6 - -
Cornwall - 6 - -
City of London +45 4 £46,250 -15.90%
Bracknell - 4 £56,250 -
Truro - 4 - -
East of England +25 3 £26,500 -25.35% 1
Nottingham - 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
Bristol +1 2 £33,750 +35.00%
Hampshire -5 2 £52,500 +25.00%
West Sussex - 2 £21,500 -
South Wales - 2 £45,000 -
Wales - 2 £45,000 -
Newbury - 2 £45,000 - 1
St Austell - 2 - -
North West +16 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire +11 1 £30,000 -15.49%
Luton +1 1 £30,000 -
Croydon - 1 £32,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £23,000 -

Telecoms Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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.

1 140 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 54 (38.57%) Cisco
3 39 (27.86%) VoIP
4 31 (22.14%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (21.43%) Firewall
6 29 (20.71%) Degree
7 25 (17.86%) Linux
8 24 (17.14%) CCNP
9 23 (16.43%) LAN
10 22 (15.71%) WAN
11 21 (15.00%) LTE
12 20 (14.29%) Mitel
13 18 (12.86%) Project Management
14 15 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
14 15 (10.71%) VPN
14 15 (10.71%) PBX
15 14 (10.00%) CCNA
15 14 (10.00%) MPLS
16 13 (9.29%) Avaya
16 13 (9.29%) Microsoft
16 13 (9.29%) TCP/IP
16 13 (9.29%) MS Excel
16 13 (9.29%) C++
17 12 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
17 12 (8.57%) Network Security
18 11 (7.86%) Software Engineering
18 11 (7.86%) UMTS
18 11 (7.86%) GSM
18 11 (7.86%) CCIE
18 11 (7.86%) Diameter Protocol

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 9 (6.43%) Skype for Business
2 8 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.14%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.71%) Smallworld
Applications
1 13 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.00%) MS Project
3 3 (2.14%) MS Office
4 2 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.71%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (27.86%) VoIP
2 30 (21.43%) Firewall
3 23 (16.43%) LAN
4 22 (15.71%) WAN
5 21 (15.00%) LTE
6 15 (10.71%) PBX
6 15 (10.71%) VPN
6 15 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
7 14 (10.00%) MPLS
8 13 (9.29%) TCP/IP
9 12 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (8.57%) Network Security
10 11 (7.86%) Diameter Protocol
10 11 (7.86%) GSM
10 11 (7.86%) UMTS
11 10 (7.14%) DNS
12 9 (6.43%) 4G
12 9 (6.43%) BGP
13 8 (5.71%) Broadband
13 8 (5.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.14%) MySQL
1 3 (2.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (0.71%) GIS
2 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (4.29%) GCC
1 6 (4.29%) GDB
1 6 (4.29%) Subversion
1 6 (4.29%) Trac
2 2 (1.43%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.43%) Selenium
2 2 (1.43%) WebDriver
General
1 140 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.71%) Billing
3 6 (4.29%) Finance
4 4 (2.86%) Marketing
5 2 (1.43%) Electronics
5 2 (1.43%) Law
6 1 (0.71%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (4.29%) STL
3 2 (1.43%) Gherkin
3 2 (1.43%) Qt
4 1 (0.71%) Django
4 1 (0.71%) Web Services
4 1 (0.71%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.86%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.43%) Handset
3 8 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.00%) Smartphone
5 6 (4.29%) Blackberry
5 6 (4.29%) IVR
6 5 (3.57%) BYOD
6 5 (3.57%) iPad
6 5 (3.57%) iPhone
7 4 (2.86%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.86%) STB
8 2 (1.43%) Digital TV
8 2 (1.43%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.71%) Clustering
9 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.71%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.86%) Linux
2 10 (7.14%) Windows
3 7 (5.00%) Unix
4 5 (3.57%) Android
5 4 (2.86%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.14%) Solaris
7 1 (0.71%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.86%) Project Management
2 11 (7.86%) Software Engineering
3 10 (7.14%) Network Design
3 10 (7.14%) Presales
4 8 (5.71%) Change Control
4 8 (5.71%) OO
5 7 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (4.29%) Cross-Platform Development
6 6 (4.29%) ITIL
6 6 (4.29%) Multithreading
7 5 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (2.86%) Business Development
8 4 (2.86%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (2.86%) Migration
8 4 (2.86%) Validation
9 3 (2.14%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (2.14%) People Management
9 3 (2.14%) Resource Management
9 3 (2.14%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (1.43%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.29%) C++
2 6 (4.29%) Python
3 5 (3.57%) Java
4 4 (2.86%) Bash Shell
4 4 (2.86%) Perl
4 4 (2.86%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.86%) Tcl
5 3 (2.14%) C
5 3 (2.14%) Embedded C
5 3 (2.14%) SQL
6 2 (1.43%) C#
6 2 (1.43%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.71%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 31 (22.14%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (20.71%) Degree
3 24 (17.14%) CCNP
4 14 (10.00%) CCNA
5 11 (7.86%) CCIE
6 10 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 8 (5.71%) SC Cleared
8 7 (5.00%) CCNP Voice
9 3 (2.14%) CCIP
9 3 (2.14%) CCSP
9 3 (2.14%) CISSP
10 2 (1.43%) JNCIE
10 2 (1.43%) MCP
10 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 1 (0.71%) Avaya Certification
11 1 (0.71%) CFCE
11 1 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.00%) SLA
2 5 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.86%) Firmware
3 4 (2.86%) KVM
4 1 (0.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.71%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.71%) XenApp
4 1 (0.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (2.14%) XenMobile
3 2 (1.43%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.43%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.71%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.71%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 54 (38.57%) Cisco
2 20 (14.29%) Mitel
3 13 (9.29%) Avaya
3 13 (9.29%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.14%) VMware
5 6 (4.29%) Huawei
5 6 (4.29%) Polycom
6 5 (3.57%) Apple
6 5 (3.57%) BT
6 5 (3.57%) Google
6 5 (3.57%) HP
6 5 (3.57%) MobileIron
6 5 (3.57%) Siemens
7 4 (2.86%) Citrix
8 3 (2.14%) Aerohive Networks
8 3 (2.14%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.14%) Juniper
8 3 (2.14%) Nokia
8 3 (2.14%) Oracle
9 2 (1.43%) Velocent
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