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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications Engineer
Rank 828 892 810
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -82
Permanent jobs requiring a Telecoms Engineer 86 88 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.080% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.083% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 65 71 117
Median salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £26,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £29,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+55.17% -

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
93927 105447 110714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79022 87559 89297
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +35 83 £45,000 +15.38% 7
South East +32 29 £50,000 +44.92% 3
London +8 27 £47,500 +7.95% 2
Berkshire +9 14 £53,750 +95.45% 2
Surrey +46 11 £50,000 +29.03% 1
Camberley - 10 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -18 9 £43,500 +61.11% 1
Coventry - 9 £43,500 - 1
Reading +14 8 - - 2
East of England +23 7 £29,500 -11.94%
South West -1 7 £33,750 +35.00%
City of London +49 5 £45,000 -25.00%
Cornwall - 5 - -
East Midlands - 4 - -
Bracknell - 4 £56,250 -
Truro - 3 - -
Bedfordshire +17 2 £35,000 +4.47%
Bristol +15 2 £33,750 +35.00%
Hampshire +10 2 £52,500 +52.17%
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
South Wales - 2 £45,000 - 1
Wales - 2 £45,000 - 1
Nottingham - 2 - -
Newbury - 2 £45,000 -
Luton - 2 £35,000 -
St Austell - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £29,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £42,500 -
Essex - 1 £29,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £23,000 -

Telecoms Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 147 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 60 (40.82%) Cisco
3 37 (25.17%) VoIP
4 34 (23.13%) Firewall
5 30 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (19.05%) Linux
7 27 (18.37%) Mitel
7 27 (18.37%) Degree
8 24 (16.33%) LTE
9 23 (15.65%) CCNP
10 22 (14.97%) LAN
11 20 (13.61%) WAN
12 18 (12.24%) Microsoft
13 17 (11.56%) Project Management
14 16 (10.88%) Wi-Fi
15 15 (10.20%) TCP/IP
15 15 (10.20%) VPN
15 15 (10.20%) PBX
16 14 (9.52%) MS Excel
16 14 (9.52%) MPLS
17 13 (8.84%) CCNA
17 13 (8.84%) Avaya
17 13 (8.84%) Windows
17 13 (8.84%) C++
18 12 (8.16%) Cisco IOS
18 12 (8.16%) Network Security
19 11 (7.48%) Software Engineering
19 11 (7.48%) GSM
19 11 (7.48%) UMTS
19 11 (7.48%) 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 8 (5.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 8 (5.44%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.68%) Smallworld
Applications
1 14 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.08%) MS Project
3 5 (3.40%) MS Office
4 3 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.36%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.68%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.68%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (25.17%) VoIP
2 34 (23.13%) Firewall
3 24 (16.33%) LTE
4 22 (14.97%) LAN
5 20 (13.61%) WAN
6 16 (10.88%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (10.20%) PBX
7 15 (10.20%) TCP/IP
7 15 (10.20%) VPN
8 14 (9.52%) MPLS
9 12 (8.16%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (8.16%) Network Security
10 11 (7.48%) Diameter Protocol
10 11 (7.48%) GSM
10 11 (7.48%) UMTS
11 10 (6.80%) DNS
11 10 (6.80%) VoLTE
12 9 (6.12%) 3GPP
12 9 (6.12%) BGP
12 9 (6.12%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.40%) MySQL
1 5 (3.40%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (0.68%) Big Data
2 1 (0.68%) GIS
2 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (4.08%) GCC
1 6 (4.08%) GDB
1 6 (4.08%) Subversion
1 6 (4.08%) Trac
2 2 (1.36%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.36%) Selenium
2 2 (1.36%) WebDriver
General
1 147 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.80%) Billing
3 6 (4.08%) Finance
4 4 (2.72%) Marketing
5 3 (2.04%) Electronics
6 2 (1.36%) Law
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (4.08%) STL
3 2 (1.36%) Gherkin
3 2 (1.36%) Qt
4 1 (0.68%) Django
4 1 (0.68%) Web Services
4 1 (0.68%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.80%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.12%) Handset
3 7 (4.76%) Smartphone
4 6 (4.08%) Blackberry
4 6 (4.08%) IVR
5 5 (3.40%) BYOD
5 5 (3.40%) iPad
5 5 (3.40%) iPhone
6 4 (2.72%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.04%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.04%) STB
8 2 (1.36%) Clustering
8 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.36%) Digital TV
8 2 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.68%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.68%) Verilog
9 1 (0.68%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.05%) Linux
2 13 (8.84%) Windows
3 8 (5.44%) Unix
4 5 (3.40%) Android
4 5 (3.40%) Solaris
5 4 (2.72%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.68%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (11.56%) Project Management
2 11 (7.48%) Software Engineering
3 10 (6.80%) Presales
4 9 (6.12%) Network Design
5 8 (5.44%) Change Control
5 8 (5.44%) OO
6 7 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (4.08%) Cross-Platform Development
7 6 (4.08%) ITIL
7 6 (4.08%) Multithreading
8 5 (3.40%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.40%) Business Development
9 4 (2.72%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (2.72%) Migration
9 4 (2.72%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (2.72%) Validation
10 3 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (2.04%) Case Management
10 3 (2.04%) People Management
10 3 (2.04%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.84%) C++
2 7 (4.76%) Java
3 6 (4.08%) Python
4 4 (2.72%) Bash Shell
4 4 (2.72%) Perl
4 4 (2.72%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.72%) Tcl
5 3 (2.04%) C
5 3 (2.04%) Embedded C
5 3 (2.04%) SQL
6 2 (1.36%) C#
6 2 (1.36%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.68%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 30 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (18.37%) Degree
3 23 (15.65%) CCNP
4 13 (8.84%) CCNA
5 10 (6.80%) CCIE
5 10 (6.80%) Security Cleared
6 8 (5.44%) SC Cleared
7 6 (4.08%) CCNP Voice
8 3 (2.04%) CCIP
8 3 (2.04%) CCSP
8 3 (2.04%) CISSP
9 2 (1.36%) JNCIE
9 2 (1.36%) MCP
9 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 1 (0.68%) Avaya Certification
10 1 (0.68%) CFCE
10 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.08%) SLA
2 5 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.40%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.08%) Firmware
4 4 (2.72%) KVM
5 1 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.68%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.68%) XenApp
5 1 (0.68%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (3.40%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (2.04%) XenMobile
3 2 (1.36%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.36%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 60 (40.82%) Cisco
2 27 (18.37%) Mitel
3 18 (12.24%) Microsoft
4 13 (8.84%) Avaya
5 10 (6.80%) VMware
6 7 (4.76%) Huawei
6 7 (4.76%) Juniper
7 6 (4.08%) BT
7 6 (4.08%) HP
7 6 (4.08%) Oracle
7 6 (4.08%) Siemens
8 5 (3.40%) Apple
8 5 (3.40%) Google
8 5 (3.40%) MobileIron
8 5 (3.40%) Polycom
9 4 (2.72%) Citrix
10 3 (2.04%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.04%) Dell
10 3 (2.04%) NEC
10 3 (2.04%) Nokia
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