The table below looks at the statistics for the Telephony Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telephony Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telephony Engineer
Rank 872 864 879
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Telephony Engineer 33 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.008% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.009% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 14
Average salary £41,500 £27,625 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.22% -21.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £22,250 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £23,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+79.34% -23.33%

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
107766 100404 111766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.30% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87262 83568 95286
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Telephony Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telephony Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Telephony Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Telephony Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telephony Engineer within the UK.

Telephony Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Telephony Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telephony Engineer over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 within the UK.

Telephony Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Telephony Engineer
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telephony Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 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
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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 -4 25 £41,000 +47.74%
South East - 9 £42,500 -
London +4 8 £41,500 +12.77%
County Antrim - 6 £24,000 -
Belfast - 6 £24,000 -
Northern Ireland - 6 £24,000 -
Hampshire - 5 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire -19 3 £35,000 +52.17%
Yorkshire -41 3 £35,000 +38.61%
Leicestershire - 3 £33,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £33,000 -
Market Harborough - 3 £33,000 -
Guernsey - 2 £42,500 -
Leeds - 2 £35,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £31,500 -
City of London - 2 £38,500 -
Channel Islands - 2 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £31,500 -
Lewes - 1 £45,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -

Telephony Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Telephony 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 Telephony Engineer in their job title.

1 33 (53.23%) Cisco
1 33 (53.23%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (46.77%) CCNA
3 27 (43.55%) VoIP
4 26 (41.94%) IP Telephony
5 24 (38.71%) Avaya
6 18 (29.03%) Telecoms
7 17 (27.42%) CCNP
8 13 (20.97%) Linux
8 13 (20.97%) Mitel
9 12 (19.35%) Kamailio
9 12 (19.35%) Windows
9 12 (19.35%) Cisco CUCM
10 11 (17.74%) PBX
10 11 (17.74%) Firewall
11 10 (16.13%) ITIL
11 10 (16.13%) Change Management
12 7 (11.29%) Wireshark
12 7 (11.29%) Siemens
13 6 (9.68%) MPLS
13 6 (9.68%) Juniper
13 6 (9.68%) MGCP
13 6 (9.68%) H.323
13 6 (9.68%) ISDN
13 6 (9.68%) WAN
13 6 (9.68%) SLA
13 6 (9.68%) TCP/IP
13 6 (9.68%) VPN
13 6 (9.68%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (9.68%) WFM

Telephony Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Telephony 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 Telephony Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.06%) CMS
2 3 (4.84%) Lync
3 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Office
1 1 (1.61%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (43.55%) VoIP
2 26 (41.94%) IP Telephony
3 11 (17.74%) Firewall
3 11 (17.74%) PBX
4 7 (11.29%) Wireshark
5 6 (9.68%) Cisco ICM
5 6 (9.68%) Asterisk PBX
5 6 (9.68%) MGCP
5 6 (9.68%) H.323
5 6 (9.68%) ISDN
5 6 (9.68%) WAN
5 6 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 6 (9.68%) VPN
5 6 (9.68%) MPLS
6 5 (8.06%) RIP
6 5 (8.06%) LAN
6 5 (8.06%) EIGRP
6 5 (8.06%) RTP
7 4 (6.45%) Wireless
7 4 (6.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) Xcode
General
1 18 (29.03%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.68%) Finance
3 5 (8.06%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Back Office
4 2 (3.23%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) VXML
2 1 (1.61%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (6.45%) IVR
2 4 (6.45%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.23%) iPhone
3 2 (3.23%) Derivative
3 2 (3.23%) Spread Betting
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Handset
4 1 (1.61%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Linux
2 12 (19.35%) Windows
3 5 (8.06%) Android
3 5 (8.06%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.61%) Fedora
5 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.13%) ITIL
1 10 (16.13%) Change Management
2 6 (9.68%) Incident Management
2 6 (9.68%) WFM
2 6 (9.68%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
3 5 (8.06%) Resource Management
3 5 (8.06%) Contact Management
3 5 (8.06%) CAD
4 3 (4.84%) Project Management
4 3 (4.84%) Service Management
4 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.23%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.23%) Time Management
5 2 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.61%) Android Development
6 1 (1.61%) iOS Development
6 1 (1.61%) Multithreading
6 1 (1.61%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.06%) C++
1 5 (8.06%) Java
1 5 (8.06%) SQL
1 5 (8.06%) Python
1 5 (8.06%) Objective-C
2 4 (6.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (53.23%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (46.77%) CCNA
3 17 (27.42%) CCNP
4 4 (6.45%) CCIE
5 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) MCP
6 1 (1.61%) MCSE
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.61%) CCVP
6 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (19.35%) Kamailio
2 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (19.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (9.68%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (8.06%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.61%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (53.23%) Cisco
2 24 (38.71%) Avaya
3 13 (20.97%) Mitel
4 7 (11.29%) Siemens
5 6 (9.68%) Juniper
6 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.45%) VMware
7 3 (4.84%) HP
8 2 (3.23%) Nortel
8 2 (3.23%) Genesys
8 2 (3.23%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.23%) F5
9 1 (1.61%) Verint
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle
9 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds