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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications Engineer
Rank 849 881 878
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Telecoms Engineer 67 89 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.080% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.083% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 61 69 85
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £34,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.18% -13.75%

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
94041 106882 116083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.40% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79248 88079 95023
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 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 +36 67 £42,500 +0.59% 10
London +43 23 £43,000 -14.00% 4
South East +20 22 £50,000 +25.78% 4
East of England +44 14 £40,000 +17.64%
Hampshire +2 11 £55,000 +57.14% 1
West Midlands -5 7 £40,000 +33.33%
Coventry - 7 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire +26 6 £40,000 +17.64%
Basingstoke - 6 £55,000 -
Surrey +24 5 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Berkshire +7 5 £47,500 +72.72%
Camberley - 5 £50,000 - 2
Borehamwood - 4 £40,000 -
City of London +52 3 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Cambridge - 3 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire +17 2 £40,000 +53.84%
Reading +9 2 - -
Suffolk - 2 £56,250 -
Bracknell - 2 £47,500 -
Luton - 2 £40,000 -
Essex +12 1 £29,000 -7.20%
South West +9 1 £57,500 +86.99% 1
Watford - 1 £29,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £70,000 -

Telecoms Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 42 (27.45%) Cisco
3 34 (22.22%) Mitel
4 32 (20.92%) VoIP
5 25 (16.34%) LAN
6 24 (15.69%) Linux
7 21 (13.73%) Firewall
8 20 (13.07%) Degree
8 20 (13.07%) WAN
8 20 (13.07%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (12.42%) Unix
9 19 (12.42%) SQL
9 19 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (11.76%) C++
10 18 (11.76%) LTE
10 18 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
11 17 (11.11%) Windows
12 16 (10.46%) Microsoft
12 16 (10.46%) Avaya
12 16 (10.46%) Billing
13 15 (9.80%) Python
13 15 (9.80%) Broadband
14 14 (9.15%) CCNA
15 12 (7.84%) Oracle
15 12 (7.84%) Software Engineering
16 11 (7.19%) Computer Science
16 11 (7.19%) Business Development
16 11 (7.19%) PBX
16 11 (7.19%) TCP/IP
16 11 (7.19%) Siemens

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 8 (5.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (3.27%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.96%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 9 (5.88%) MS Office
2 3 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.65%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.65%) Office 365
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (20.92%) VoIP
2 25 (16.34%) LAN
3 21 (13.73%) Firewall
4 20 (13.07%) WAN
5 18 (11.76%) LTE
5 18 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
6 15 (9.80%) Broadband
7 11 (7.19%) PBX
7 11 (7.19%) TCP/IP
8 10 (6.54%) VoLTE
8 10 (6.54%) VPN
9 9 (5.88%) 4G
9 9 (5.88%) MPLS
9 9 (5.88%) Network Security
10 7 (4.58%) Value-Added Service
11 6 (3.92%) 3GPP
11 6 (3.92%) Ethernet
11 6 (3.92%) GSM
11 6 (3.92%) SS7
11 6 (3.92%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.58%) NoSQL
2 5 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.27%) MySQL
2 5 (3.27%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.31%) Big Data
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.65%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (1.96%) GCC
1 3 (1.96%) GDB
1 3 (1.96%) Subversion
1 3 (1.96%) Trac
General
1 153 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (10.46%) Billing
3 7 (4.58%) Finance
4 5 (3.27%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.96%) Electronics
6 1 (0.65%) Advertising
6 1 (0.65%) French Language
6 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (3.27%) Middleware
3 3 (1.96%) STL
4 2 (1.31%) Web Services
5 1 (0.65%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.19%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 9 (5.88%) Handset
4 7 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.92%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.92%) IVR
5 6 (3.92%) Smartphone
6 5 (3.27%) BYOD
6 5 (3.27%) iPad
6 5 (3.27%) iPhone
6 5 (3.27%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.61%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.96%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.96%) STB
9 2 (1.31%) Clustering
9 2 (1.31%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.65%) CCTV
10 1 (0.65%) Verilog
10 1 (0.65%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.69%) Linux
2 19 (12.42%) Unix
3 17 (11.11%) Windows
4 5 (3.27%) Android
4 5 (3.27%) Solaris
5 4 (2.61%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.65%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (7.84%) Software Engineering
2 11 (7.19%) Business Development
2 11 (7.19%) Project Management
3 7 (4.58%) High Availability
3 7 (4.58%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (3.92%) Analytics
4 6 (3.92%) Network Design
5 5 (3.27%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (3.27%) Presales
6 4 (2.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (2.61%) ITIL
6 4 (2.61%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (1.96%) Case Management
7 3 (1.96%) Change Control
7 3 (1.96%) CRM
7 3 (1.96%) Cross-Platform Development
7 3 (1.96%) Multithreading
7 3 (1.96%) Network Planning
7 3 (1.96%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.42%) SQL
2 18 (11.76%) C++
3 15 (9.80%) Python
4 10 (6.54%) Java
5 8 (5.23%) Perl
6 5 (3.27%) MATLAB
6 5 (3.27%) R
6 5 (3.27%) Ruby
7 3 (1.96%) C
8 2 (1.31%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.31%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.65%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.65%) C#
9 1 (0.65%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.65%) PHP
9 1 (0.65%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (13.07%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (13.07%) Degree
2 14 (9.15%) CCNA
3 10 (6.54%) CCNP
4 6 (3.92%) PhD
4 6 (3.92%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.61%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.96%) CCSP
7 2 (1.31%) CCIE
7 2 (1.31%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.31%) JNCIE
7 2 (1.31%) MCP
7 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 1 (0.65%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (0.65%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.27%) SLA
2 2 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.31%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.61%) Firmware
4 1 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.65%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.65%) KVM
4 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.65%) XenApp
4 1 (0.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (3.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.96%) XenMobile
3 2 (1.31%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.31%) HP NNM
3 2 (1.31%) Netcool
4 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.65%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 42 (27.45%) Cisco
2 34 (22.22%) Mitel
3 16 (10.46%) Avaya
3 16 (10.46%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.84%) Oracle
5 11 (7.19%) Siemens
6 8 (5.23%) HP
6 8 (5.23%) Juniper
7 6 (3.92%) Apple
7 6 (3.92%) BT
7 6 (3.92%) Google
7 6 (3.92%) VMware
8 5 (3.27%) MobileIron
8 5 (3.27%) Polycom
9 4 (2.61%) Citrix
9 4 (2.61%) NEC
10 3 (1.96%) Dell
10 3 (1.96%) Huawei
10 3 (1.96%) Panasonic
10 3 (1.96%) Samsung
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