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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications Engineer
Rank 828 869 895
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Telecoms Engineer 53 105 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.099% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.10% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 42 79 79
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,325 £27,000 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%

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
86630 102774 109716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 85678 90819
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +22 48 £45,000 +13.92% 6
South East +47 14 £43,750 +15.51% 2
London +24 13 £51,000 -0.48% 1
East of England +7 6 £40,000 -5.88%
West Midlands +6 6 £26,000 -33.33%
Surrey +30 5 £45,000 +56.52% 2
North West -20 4 £21,250 -29.16% 2
Berkshire +39 3 £30,000 -50.00%
Oxfordshire +27 3 £42,500 +49.12%
Camberley +12 3 £45,000 +63.63% 2
East Midlands +6 3 £35,000 +59.09%
Hertfordshire +3 3 - -
Bracknell - 3 £30,000 -
Wales - 3 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire +7 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Manchester -12 2 £19,875 -33.75% 1
Luton -19 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Shropshire - 2 £23,500 -
Staines - 2 £48,000 -
Shrewsbury - 2 £23,500 -
Coventry - 2 £46,000 -
South Wales - 2 £45,000 -
Bristol +24 1 - -
Scotland +17 1 £21,250 -37.50%
Yorkshire +14 1 £21,250 -35.60% 1
City of London +14 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Buckinghamshire +13 1 £30,000 -
High Wycombe +12 1 £30,000 -
Sheffield +4 1 £21,250 -61.36%
South West -3 1 - -

Telecoms Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 138 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 63 (45.65%) Cisco
3 33 (23.91%) VoIP
4 32 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (21.74%) Linux
6 28 (20.29%) Firewall
7 26 (18.84%) CCNP
8 23 (16.67%) Degree
9 20 (14.49%) LAN
9 20 (14.49%) MPLS
10 19 (13.77%) PBX
11 18 (13.04%) MS Excel
12 17 (12.32%) Project Management
13 16 (11.59%) Avaya
13 16 (11.59%) WAN
13 16 (11.59%) Diameter Protocol
14 15 (10.87%) C++
14 15 (10.87%) LTE
14 15 (10.87%) Network Design
15 14 (10.14%) VPN
15 14 (10.14%) CCNA
15 14 (10.14%) Data Centre
16 13 (9.42%) CCIE
16 13 (9.42%) UMTS
16 13 (9.42%) GSM
16 13 (9.42%) Network Security
17 12 (8.70%) Skype for Business
17 12 (8.70%) Mitel
17 12 (8.70%) Software Engineering
17 12 (8.70%) Cisco IOS

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 12 (8.70%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.72%) Smallworld
Applications
1 18 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.52%) MS Project
3 6 (4.35%) MS Office
4 5 (3.62%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.72%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.45%) IaaS
2 2 (1.45%) Office 365
2 2 (1.45%) SaaS
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (23.91%) VoIP
2 28 (20.29%) Firewall
3 20 (14.49%) LAN
3 20 (14.49%) MPLS
4 19 (13.77%) PBX
5 16 (11.59%) Diameter Protocol
5 16 (11.59%) WAN
6 15 (10.87%) LTE
7 14 (10.14%) VPN
8 13 (9.42%) GSM
8 13 (9.42%) Network Security
8 13 (9.42%) UMTS
9 12 (8.70%) BGP
9 12 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (8.70%) DNS
9 12 (8.70%) Skype
10 11 (7.97%) Broadband
10 11 (7.97%) DHCP
11 10 (7.25%) Asterisk PBX
11 10 (7.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.45%) MySQL
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (0.72%) GIS
2 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.72%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (6.52%) GCC
1 9 (6.52%) GDB
1 9 (6.52%) Subversion
1 9 (6.52%) Trac
2 2 (1.45%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.45%) Selenium
2 2 (1.45%) WebDriver
General
1 138 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.17%) Marketing
3 2 (1.45%) Electronics
3 2 (1.45%) Finance
3 2 (1.45%) Law
4 1 (0.72%) Advertising
4 1 (0.72%) Billing
4 1 (0.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 9 (6.52%) STL
2 2 (1.45%) Gherkin
2 2 (1.45%) Qt
3 1 (0.72%) Django
3 1 (0.72%) Web Services
3 1 (0.72%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.62%) IVR
3 4 (2.90%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.17%) Handset
4 3 (2.17%) Smartphone
4 3 (2.17%) STB
4 3 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.45%) Digital TV
5 2 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.72%) BYOD
6 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.72%) iPhone
6 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.72%) PKI
6 1 (0.72%) Verilog
6 1 (0.72%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.74%) Linux
2 6 (4.35%) Windows
3 5 (3.62%) Unix
4 2 (1.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.72%) Android
5 1 (0.72%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (12.32%) Project Management
2 15 (10.87%) Network Design
3 12 (8.70%) Change Control
3 12 (8.70%) Software Engineering
4 11 (7.97%) OO
5 10 (7.25%) Presales
6 9 (6.52%) Cross-Platform Development
6 9 (6.52%) Multithreading
7 7 (5.07%) Matrix Organization
7 7 (5.07%) Migration
8 6 (4.35%) High Availability
9 5 (3.62%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.90%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (2.90%) Configuration Management
10 4 (2.90%) ITIL
10 4 (2.90%) Line Management
10 4 (2.90%) Load Balancing
10 4 (2.90%) Network Architecture
10 4 (2.90%) Resource Management
10 4 (2.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.87%) C++
2 7 (5.07%) Python
2 7 (5.07%) Tcl
3 6 (4.35%) Perl
4 4 (2.90%) Bash Shell
4 4 (2.90%) Java
4 4 (2.90%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.90%) SQL
5 3 (2.17%) C
5 3 (2.17%) Embedded C
6 2 (1.45%) C#
6 2 (1.45%) Embedded C++
6 2 (1.45%) Ruby
7 1 (0.72%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 32 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (18.84%) CCNP
3 23 (16.67%) Degree
4 14 (10.14%) CCNA
5 13 (9.42%) CCIE
6 9 (6.52%) CCNP Voice
7 8 (5.80%) Security Cleared
8 6 (4.35%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.17%) CCIP
9 3 (2.17%) CISSP
10 2 (1.45%) MCP
10 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 1 (0.72%) Avaya Certification
11 1 (0.72%) CFCE
11 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.70%) SLA
2 5 (3.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.07%) KVM
3 5 (3.62%) Firmware
4 2 (1.45%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.72%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.45%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.72%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 63 (45.65%) Cisco
2 16 (11.59%) Avaya
3 12 (8.70%) Mitel
4 11 (7.97%) Microsoft
5 10 (7.25%) VMware
6 9 (6.52%) Huawei
7 7 (5.07%) Nokia
8 5 (3.62%) BT
9 4 (2.90%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 4 (2.90%) Ciena
9 4 (2.90%) Siemens
9 4 (2.90%) Tellabs
10 3 (2.17%) Juniper
11 2 (1.45%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.45%) Empirix
11 2 (1.45%) Ericsson
11 2 (1.45%) NEC
11 2 (1.45%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.45%) Polycom
11 2 (1.45%) Velocent
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £7000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £48000 - £557000 per annum + Car + Additional Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Camberley
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22500 per annum + Company car, on call bonus, overtime
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22500 per annum + Company car, on call bonus, overtime
Posted: 17 days ago