The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications Engineer
Rank 849 837 833
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Telecoms Engineer 48 53 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.048% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.051% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 40 47 44
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,400 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +17.64%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 19 December 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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 -7 41 £35,000 -17.64% 7
London +34 13 £36,500 -27.00% 3
South East +14 13 £29,000 -10.76%
Surrey - 9 £28,500 -
Scotland +8 5 £31,500 -42.72%
Epsom - 5 £28,000 -
East of England - 4 £37,500 -
Reading 0 3 £50,000 +42.85%
Berkshire -3 3 £50,000 +42.85%
Manchester -18 3 £27,500 -35.29% 2
North West -24 3 £27,500 -35.29% 3
Yorkshire -31 3 £25,000 +26.58% 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £40,000 -
City of London +32 2 £26,000 -48.00%
Wales +3 2 £53,500 +33.75%
West Midlands -7 2 £36,250 +45.00%
South Yorkshire - 2 £23,750 -
Glasgow - 2 £31,500 -
Luton - 2 £40,000 -
South Wales +5 1 £55,000 +37.50%
South West -5 1 £50,000 +100.00%
Leeds -7 1 £37,500 +92.30%
West Yorkshire -22 1 £37,500 +91.08% 1
Warwickshire - 1 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £52,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £32,500 -
Essex - 1 £30,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
North Wales - 1 £52,000 -

Telecoms Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 116 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 53 (45.69%) VoIP
3 38 (32.76%) Avaya
4 33 (28.45%) Cisco
5 28 (24.14%) Degree
6 27 (23.28%) Firewall
7 24 (20.69%) Mitel
8 21 (18.10%) LAN
9 19 (16.38%) WAN
10 17 (14.66%) Microsoft
11 16 (13.79%) MS Excel
12 15 (12.93%) Broadband
12 15 (12.93%) Wireless
13 14 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (11.21%) Linux
14 13 (11.21%) Project Management
15 11 (9.48%) LTE
16 10 (8.62%) TCP/IP
16 10 (8.62%) SC Cleared
16 10 (8.62%) Security Cleared
16 10 (8.62%) Panasonic
17 9 (7.76%) Change Control
17 9 (7.76%) Finance
17 9 (7.76%) SS7
18 8 (6.90%) IPsec
18 8 (6.90%) Billing
18 8 (6.90%) Lync
18 8 (6.90%) CCNP
18 8 (6.90%) CCNA
18 8 (6.90%) Service Delivery

Telecoms Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (6.90%) Lync
2 5 (4.31%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.59%) CMS
4 1 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.90%) MS Office
3 5 (4.31%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 53 (45.69%) VoIP
2 27 (23.28%) Firewall
3 21 (18.10%) LAN
4 19 (16.38%) WAN
5 15 (12.93%) Broadband
5 15 (12.93%) Wireless
6 11 (9.48%) LTE
7 10 (8.62%) TCP/IP
8 9 (7.76%) SS7
9 8 (6.90%) IPsec
10 7 (6.03%) MPLS
10 7 (6.03%) Unified Communications
11 6 (5.17%) VoLTE
11 6 (5.17%) PBX
11 6 (5.17%) 3GPP
12 5 (4.31%) GSM
12 5 (4.31%) ISDN
12 5 (4.31%) RIP
12 5 (4.31%) OSPF
12 5 (4.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.17%) MySQL
1 6 (5.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 116 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.76%) Finance
3 8 (6.90%) Billing
4 1 (0.86%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.45%) Blackberry
1 4 (3.45%) Handset
2 3 (2.59%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (2.59%) iPhone
3 2 (1.72%) IVR
4 1 (0.86%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.21%) Linux
2 6 (5.17%) Solaris
3 3 (2.59%) Windows
3 3 (2.59%) Android
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (11.21%) Project Management
2 9 (7.76%) Change Control
3 8 (6.90%) Service Delivery
3 8 (6.90%) Network Design
4 7 (6.03%) PRINCE2
4 7 (6.03%) CRM
5 6 (5.17%) Document Management
6 5 (4.31%) Mentoring
7 4 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (3.45%) Network Architecture
8 3 (2.59%) Network Management
8 3 (2.59%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (2.59%) ITIL
9 1 (0.86%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (0.86%) Migration
9 1 (0.86%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (0.86%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (0.86%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (0.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.17%) Java
2 3 (2.59%) Perl
2 3 (2.59%) Python
2 3 (2.59%) Shell Script
2 3 (2.59%) C++
2 3 (2.59%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (24.14%) Degree
2 14 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.62%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.90%) CCNP
4 8 (6.90%) CCNA
5 3 (2.59%) Avaya Certification
5 3 (2.59%) APMP
System Software
1 5 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.59%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 38 (32.76%) Avaya
2 33 (28.45%) Cisco
3 24 (20.69%) Mitel
4 17 (14.66%) Microsoft
5 10 (8.62%) Panasonic
6 8 (6.90%) VMware
7 6 (5.17%) Oracle
7 6 (5.17%) HP
8 5 (4.31%) Siemens
9 4 (3.45%) NEC
10 3 (2.59%) Ericsson
10 3 (2.59%) Nortel
10 3 (2.59%) Polycom
10 3 (2.59%) Verint
11 2 (1.72%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.72%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.72%) F5
11 2 (1.72%) Juniper
11 2 (1.72%) Genesys
11 2 (1.72%) CheckPoint
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Salary: £1 per annum + negotiable and competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + £6,000 Car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + + KPI bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago