The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Telecoms Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications Engineer
Rank 823 840 860
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Telecoms Engineer 81 35 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.032% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.034% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 60 28 28
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% +35.63%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £21,750
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +37.93%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
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% -

Telecoms Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 23 July 2014 within the UK.

Telecoms Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Telecoms Engineer
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 +9 77 £40,000 +37.93% 2
South East +21 41 £29,000 -27.50%
Surrey +26 28 £29,000 +5.45%
London -10 21 £67,500 +184.21%
Berkshire +16 13 £60,000 +33.33%
Reading +11 12 £60,000 +33.33%
East of England -7 12 £47,500 +46.15% 2
City of London +3 11 £67,500 +200.00%
Epsom +5 10 £19,000 -
Cambridge - 9 £47,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 9 £47,500 - 1
Oxted - 8 £42,500 -
South Wales - 3 £22,000 -
Wales - 3 £22,000 -
Suffolk - 3 £40,000 -
Birmingham +10 2 £25,000 -28.57%
West Midlands +3 2 £25,000 -23.07%
North West -2 1 - -
Cheshire -10 1 - -
Glamorgan - 1 £22,000 -
Bridgend - 1 £22,500 -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £40,000 -
Cwmbran - 1 £22,000 -
Egham - 1 £26,000 -
Torfaen - 1 £22,000 -

Telecoms Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Telecoms Engineer in their job title.

1 127 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 49 (38.58%) VoIP
3 45 (35.43%) Linux
4 33 (25.98%) Degree
5 32 (25.20%) Firewall
6 29 (22.83%) Wireless
6 29 (22.83%) SS7
7 27 (21.26%) Avaya
8 22 (17.32%) Cisco
9 20 (15.75%) TCP/IP
9 20 (15.75%) Network Design
9 20 (15.75%) LTE
10 19 (14.96%) VoLTE
10 19 (14.96%) Microsoft
11 18 (14.17%) C++
11 18 (14.17%) Software Engineering
12 17 (13.39%) UNIX
12 17 (13.39%) Broadband
12 17 (13.39%) GSM
13 16 (12.60%) MS Excel
13 16 (12.60%) Java
13 16 (12.60%) MySQL
13 16 (12.60%) Oracle
14 14 (11.02%) Solaris
14 14 (11.02%) 3GPP
14 14 (11.02%) Service Delivery
14 14 (11.02%) Billing
14 14 (11.02%) Oracle Database
15 13 (10.24%) VLAN
16 12 (9.45%) SIGTRAN

Telecoms Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Telecoms Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.30%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.79%) CMS
2 1 (0.79%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (12.60%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.72%) MS Office
3 4 (3.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.79%) MS Project
4 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 49 (38.58%) VoIP
2 32 (25.20%) Firewall
3 29 (22.83%) Wireless
3 29 (22.83%) SS7
4 20 (15.75%) TCP/IP
4 20 (15.75%) LTE
5 19 (14.96%) VoLTE
6 17 (13.39%) Broadband
6 17 (13.39%) GSM
7 14 (11.02%) 3GPP
8 13 (10.24%) VLAN
9 12 (9.45%) SIGTRAN
10 10 (7.87%) LAN
10 10 (7.87%) WAN
10 10 (7.87%) TCAP
10 10 (7.87%) INAP
10 10 (7.87%) RTP
11 9 (7.09%) IPsec
12 8 (6.30%) 4G
13 7 (5.51%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.60%) MySQL
2 14 (11.02%) Oracle Database
General
1 127 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (11.02%) Billing
3 2 (1.57%) Finance
3 2 (1.57%) Front Office
3 2 (1.57%) Back Office
4 1 (0.79%) Electronics
4 1 (0.79%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.87%) STL
1 10 (7.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.94%) CCTV
2 2 (1.57%) IVR
3 1 (0.79%) Clustering
3 1 (0.79%) Wiki
3 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (35.43%) Linux
2 17 (13.39%) UNIX
3 14 (11.02%) Solaris
4 7 (5.51%) Windows
5 6 (4.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.36%) CentOS
7 2 (1.57%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.57%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.57%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.79%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (15.75%) Network Design
2 18 (14.17%) Software Engineering
3 14 (11.02%) Service Delivery
4 11 (8.66%) CRM
5 10 (7.87%) Multithreading
6 8 (6.30%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (5.51%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (3.15%) Network Architecture
8 4 (3.15%) ITIL
8 4 (3.15%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.15%) Project Management
9 2 (1.57%) Service Management
9 2 (1.57%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.79%) CAD
10 1 (0.79%) Change Management
10 1 (0.79%) Migration
10 1 (0.79%) Integration Testing
10 1 (0.79%) Time Management
10 1 (0.79%) Statistical Analysis
10 1 (0.79%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.17%) C++
2 16 (12.60%) Java
3 2 (1.57%) Perl
3 2 (1.57%) SQL
3 2 (1.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.57%) Korn
3 2 (1.57%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (25.98%) Degree
2 9 (7.09%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.30%) CCNA
4 5 (3.94%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.36%) CCNP
6 2 (1.57%) MOS
6 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.57%) OCA
6 2 (1.57%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.57%) RHCE
7 1 (0.79%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (0.79%) CCDP
7 1 (0.79%) MCP
7 1 (0.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.72%) SLA
2 2 (1.57%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.87%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (21.26%) Avaya
2 22 (17.32%) Cisco
3 19 (14.96%) Microsoft
4 16 (12.60%) Oracle
5 9 (7.09%) Panasonic
6 8 (6.30%) VMware
7 6 (4.72%) Mitel
8 5 (3.94%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.15%) BT
9 4 (3.15%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.36%) HP
11 2 (1.57%) NEC
11 2 (1.57%) Remedy
11 2 (1.57%) Siemens
12 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.79%) Toshiba
12 1 (0.79%) TOWER Software
12 1 (0.79%) Nortel
12 1 (0.79%) Juniper
12 1 (0.79%) Ericsson
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