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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications Engineer
Rank 821 852 869
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Telecoms Engineer 80 35 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.032% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.034% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 58 28 28
Average salary £39,500 £29,500 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.89% +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
110403 102451 111873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.23% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90093 84743 95852
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 30 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 30 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 +18 76 £40,000 +37.93% 3
South East +15 40 £29,000 -27.50%
Surrey +18 26 £29,000 +5.45%
London -33 20 £67,500 +170.00% 1
Berkshire +7 14 £60,000 +33.33%
Reading +13 13 £60,000 +33.33%
East of England +4 12 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Epsom +1 10 £19,000 -
City of London -4 10 £67,500 +63.63% 1
Cambridgeshire - 9 £47,500 - 1
Cambridge - 9 £47,500 - 1
Oxted - 6 £42,500 -
Birmingham +3 3 £25,000 -28.57%
West Midlands +3 3 £25,000 -23.07%
Suffolk - 3 £40,000 -
South Wales - 3 £22,000 -
Wales - 3 £22,000 -
North West -4 1 - -
Cheshire -14 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 30 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 50 (38.76%) VoIP
3 45 (34.88%) Linux
4 34 (26.36%) Degree
5 32 (24.81%) Firewall
6 30 (23.26%) Wireless
7 29 (22.48%) SS7
8 27 (20.93%) Avaya
9 22 (17.05%) Cisco
10 21 (16.28%) Network Design
11 20 (15.50%) TCP/IP
11 20 (15.50%) LTE
12 19 (14.73%) VoLTE
12 19 (14.73%) Microsoft
13 18 (13.95%) Broadband
13 18 (13.95%) C++
13 18 (13.95%) Software Engineering
14 17 (13.18%) UNIX
14 17 (13.18%) GSM
15 16 (12.40%) MS Excel
15 16 (12.40%) Java
15 16 (12.40%) MySQL
15 16 (12.40%) Oracle
16 14 (10.85%) Solaris
16 14 (10.85%) 3GPP
16 14 (10.85%) Service Delivery
16 14 (10.85%) Billing
16 14 (10.85%) Oracle Database
17 13 (10.08%) VLAN
18 12 (9.30%) SIGTRAN

Telecoms Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (6.20%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.78%) Lync
2 1 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (12.40%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.65%) MS Office
3 4 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.78%) MS Project
4 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 50 (38.76%) VoIP
2 32 (24.81%) Firewall
3 30 (23.26%) Wireless
4 29 (22.48%) SS7
5 20 (15.50%) TCP/IP
5 20 (15.50%) LTE
6 19 (14.73%) VoLTE
7 18 (13.95%) Broadband
8 17 (13.18%) GSM
9 14 (10.85%) 3GPP
10 13 (10.08%) VLAN
11 12 (9.30%) SIGTRAN
12 10 (7.75%) LAN
12 10 (7.75%) WAN
12 10 (7.75%) RTP
12 10 (7.75%) TCAP
12 10 (7.75%) INAP
13 9 (6.98%) IPsec
14 8 (6.20%) 4G
15 7 (5.43%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.40%) MySQL
2 14 (10.85%) Oracle Database
General
1 129 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (10.85%) Billing
3 2 (1.55%) Front Office
3 2 (1.55%) Back Office
3 2 (1.55%) Finance
4 1 (0.78%) Law
4 1 (0.78%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.75%) STL
1 10 (7.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.88%) CCTV
2 2 (1.55%) IVR
3 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.78%) Wiki
3 1 (0.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 45 (34.88%) Linux
2 17 (13.18%) UNIX
3 14 (10.85%) Solaris
4 7 (5.43%) Windows
5 6 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.33%) CentOS
7 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.55%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.55%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.55%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.78%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.28%) Network Design
2 18 (13.95%) Software Engineering
3 14 (10.85%) Service Delivery
4 11 (8.53%) CRM
5 10 (7.75%) Multithreading
6 8 (6.20%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (5.43%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (3.10%) ITIL
8 4 (3.10%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.10%) Project Management
8 4 (3.10%) Network Architecture
9 2 (1.55%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (1.55%) Service Management
10 1 (0.78%) Time Management
10 1 (0.78%) Change Control
10 1 (0.78%) Analytics
10 1 (0.78%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (0.78%) Network Management
10 1 (0.78%) Incident Management
10 1 (0.78%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.95%) C++
2 16 (12.40%) Java
3 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.55%) C
3 2 (1.55%) Perl
3 2 (1.55%) SQL
3 2 (1.55%) Korn
Qualifications
1 34 (26.36%) Degree
2 9 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.20%) CCNA
4 5 (3.88%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.33%) CCNP
6 2 (1.55%) OCA
6 2 (1.55%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.55%) RHCE
6 2 (1.55%) MOS
6 2 (1.55%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.78%) MCP
7 1 (0.78%) HND
7 1 (0.78%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (0.78%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.65%) SLA
2 2 (1.55%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (20.93%) Avaya
2 22 (17.05%) Cisco
3 19 (14.73%) Microsoft
4 16 (12.40%) Oracle
5 10 (7.75%) Panasonic
6 8 (6.20%) VMware
7 6 (4.65%) Mitel
8 5 (3.88%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.10%) BT
9 4 (3.10%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.33%) HP
11 2 (1.55%) Siemens
11 2 (1.55%) Remedy
11 2 (1.55%) NEC
12 1 (0.78%) Polycom
12 1 (0.78%) ProCurve
12 1 (0.78%) Verint
12 1 (0.78%) F5
12 1 (0.78%) Computacenter
12 1 (0.78%) Blue Coat
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