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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications Engineer
Rank 839 895 852
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Telecoms Engineer 72 86 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.078% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.081% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 61 70 104
Median salary £47,500 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £34,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+43.38% +17.24%

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
94446 105603 113036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79450 87181 92036
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 30 July 2016 within the UK.

Telecoms Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Telecoms Engineer
Top 26 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 30 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 +24 71 £47,500 +14.45% 9
South East +18 30 £50,000 +42.85% 4
London +29 27 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Hampshire -1 10 £52,500 +50.00%
Surrey +29 9 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Berkshire -3 9 £55,000 +100.00% 2
Camberley - 9 £50,000 - 2
East of England +21 7 £40,000 +17.64%
Reading +17 6 - - 2
Basingstoke - 6 £55,000 -
City of London +62 5 £45,000 -28.00%
West Midlands -3 5 £43,500 +61.11% 1
Coventry - 5 £43,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +23 2 £40,000 +19.40%
Hertfordshire +17 2 £29,000 -14.70%
South West +7 2 £40,000 +26.98%
Luton - 2 £40,000 -
Bracknell - 2 £55,000 -
Essex +1 1 £29,000 +5.45%
Suffolk - 1 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £50,000 -
Watford - 1 £29,000 -
Horsham - 1 £20,000 -
Bristol - 1 £22,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £20,000 -

Telecoms Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 159 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 55 (34.59%) Cisco
3 39 (24.53%) VoIP
4 33 (20.75%) Mitel
5 29 (18.24%) Linux
6 27 (16.98%) LAN
7 26 (16.35%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (15.09%) Firewall
9 23 (14.47%) LTE
10 22 (13.84%) WAN
11 19 (11.95%) C++
12 18 (11.32%) Wi-Fi
12 18 (11.32%) Degree
13 17 (10.69%) Avaya
14 16 (10.06%) CCNP
14 16 (10.06%) CCNA
14 16 (10.06%) Unix
14 16 (10.06%) Windows
14 16 (10.06%) Microsoft
14 16 (10.06%) Billing
15 15 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (9.43%) Broadband
15 15 (9.43%) SQL
16 14 (8.81%) PBX
16 14 (8.81%) Project Management
17 13 (8.18%) TCP/IP
17 13 (8.18%) VPN
18 12 (7.55%) Oracle
18 12 (7.55%) Python
18 12 (7.55%) MPLS

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 (5.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (4.40%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.89%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.66%) MS Office
3 3 (1.89%) MS Project
3 3 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.63%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.63%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (24.53%) VoIP
2 27 (16.98%) LAN
3 24 (15.09%) Firewall
4 23 (14.47%) LTE
5 22 (13.84%) WAN
6 18 (11.32%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (9.43%) Broadband
8 14 (8.81%) PBX
9 13 (8.18%) TCP/IP
9 13 (8.18%) VPN
10 12 (7.55%) MPLS
10 12 (7.55%) Network Security
11 10 (6.29%) Diameter Protocol
11 10 (6.29%) GSM
11 10 (6.29%) UMTS
11 10 (6.29%) VoLTE
12 9 (5.66%) 3GPP
12 9 (5.66%) 4G
12 9 (5.66%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (5.66%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.14%) MySQL
1 5 (3.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.89%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.26%) Big Data
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (3.14%) GCC
1 5 (3.14%) GDB
1 5 (3.14%) Subversion
1 5 (3.14%) Trac
General
1 159 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (10.06%) Billing
3 7 (4.40%) Finance
4 5 (3.14%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.89%) Electronics
6 2 (1.26%) Law
7 1 (0.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.63%) French Language
7 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (3.14%) STL
3 4 (2.52%) Middleware
4 2 (1.26%) Qt
4 2 (1.26%) Web Services
5 1 (0.63%) Django
5 1 (0.63%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.66%) Handset
3 7 (4.40%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.40%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.40%) Smartphone
4 6 (3.77%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.77%) Driving Licence
4 6 (3.77%) IVR
5 5 (3.14%) BYOD
5 5 (3.14%) iPad
5 5 (3.14%) iPhone
6 4 (2.52%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.52%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.89%) STB
8 2 (1.26%) Clustering
8 2 (1.26%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.63%) Verilog
9 1 (0.63%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.24%) Linux
2 16 (10.06%) Unix
2 16 (10.06%) Windows
3 5 (3.14%) Android
3 5 (3.14%) Solaris
4 4 (2.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.63%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (8.81%) Project Management
2 12 (7.55%) Software Engineering
3 10 (6.29%) Business Development
4 8 (5.03%) Presales
5 7 (4.40%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (3.77%) Change Control
7 5 (3.14%) Analytics
7 5 (3.14%) Cross-Platform Development
7 5 (3.14%) ITIL
7 5 (3.14%) Multithreading
7 5 (3.14%) Network Design
7 5 (3.14%) OO
8 4 (2.52%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (2.52%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (2.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (2.52%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (2.52%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (1.89%) High Availability
9 3 (1.89%) Network Planning
9 3 (1.89%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.95%) C++
2 15 (9.43%) SQL
3 12 (7.55%) Python
4 9 (5.66%) Java
4 9 (5.66%) Perl
5 4 (2.52%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.52%) MATLAB
5 4 (2.52%) R
5 4 (2.52%) Ruby
5 4 (2.52%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.52%) Tcl
6 3 (1.89%) C
6 3 (1.89%) Embedded C
7 2 (1.26%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.63%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.63%) C#
8 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (16.35%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (11.32%) Degree
3 16 (10.06%) CCNA
3 16 (10.06%) CCNP
4 6 (3.77%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.14%) PhD
6 4 (2.52%) CCIE
6 4 (2.52%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.89%) CCNP Voice
7 3 (1.89%) CCSP
8 2 (1.26%) CISSP
8 2 (1.26%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.26%) JNCIE
8 2 (1.26%) MCP
8 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 1 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.77%) SLA
2 3 (1.89%) QA
3 2 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.40%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.52%) Firmware
3 4 (2.52%) KVM
4 1 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.63%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.63%) XenApp
4 1 (0.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (3.77%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.89%) XenMobile
3 2 (1.26%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.26%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.63%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.63%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.63%) HP NNM
4 1 (0.63%) Netcool
4 1 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 55 (34.59%) Cisco
2 33 (20.75%) Mitel
3 17 (10.69%) Avaya
4 16 (10.06%) Microsoft
5 12 (7.55%) Oracle
6 10 (6.29%) Siemens
6 10 (6.29%) VMware
7 8 (5.03%) HP
7 8 (5.03%) Juniper
8 6 (3.77%) Apple
8 6 (3.77%) BT
8 6 (3.77%) Google
9 5 (3.14%) MobileIron
9 5 (3.14%) Polycom
10 4 (2.52%) Citrix
10 4 (2.52%) Huawei
11 3 (1.89%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.89%) Ericsson
11 3 (1.89%) NEC
11 3 (1.89%) Nokia
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