Period
to 21 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Telecoms Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Telecommunications Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 990 1032 1075
Rank change year-on-year +42 +43 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Telecoms Engineer 94 133 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.067% 0.081% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.084% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 86 106 76
England median annual salary £30,000 £52,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.86% +20.00% +9.38%
10th Percentile £21,625 £23,125 £21,375
90th Percentile £59,612 £68,750 £56,500
UK median annual salary £30,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -42.86% +16.67% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 134,743 158,932 160,253
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.30% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 108,918 131,441 134,154
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,253
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.75%

Telecoms Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Telecoms Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms Engineer in England

Telecoms Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms Engineer in England.

Salary trend for Telecoms Engineer in England

Telecoms Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms Engineer in England over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Telecoms Engineer in England

Telecoms Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 21 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +24 28 £50,000 -14.53% 5
South East -19 22 £30,000 -42.86% 8
North of England +73 21 £34,000 +18.12% 6
North West +31 17 £35,000 +45.62% 2
South West +16 11 £30,000 +27.66% 19
East of England +59 8 £30,000 -14.29% 3
West Midlands +39 4 £35,000 +12.00% 1
Yorkshire +37 4 £30,000 +1.69% 4
Midlands +31 4 £35,000 +12.00% 3
Telecoms Engineer
UK

Telecoms Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, Telecoms Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Telecoms Engineer in the job title.

1 94 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 41 (43.62%) VoIP
3 23 (24.47%) Cisco
4 22 (23.40%) Mitel
5 21 (22.34%) PBX
6 19 (20.21%) LAN
6 19 (20.21%) Firewall
7 16 (17.02%) Python
7 16 (17.02%) Driving Licence
7 16 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (15.96%) ITIL
8 15 (15.96%) Avaya
9 14 (14.89%) Degree
9 14 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (13.83%) WAN
10 13 (13.83%) Linux
11 12 (12.77%) SLA
12 11 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (11.70%) CCNA
12 11 (11.70%) TCP/IP
13 10 (10.64%) SQL
14 9 (9.57%) Perl
14 9 (9.57%) CRM
14 9 (9.57%) Finance
14 9 (9.57%) IVR
14 9 (9.57%) IP Telephony
14 9 (9.57%) Wireshark
14 9 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
15 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Office
15 7 (7.45%) Windows

Telecoms Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 7 (7.45%) Skype for Business
2 5 (5.32%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.13%) Apache
4 1 (1.06%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.06%) nginx
4 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.19%) GitHub
4 2 (2.13%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (43.62%) VoIP
2 21 (22.34%) PBX
3 19 (20.21%) Firewall
3 19 (20.21%) LAN
4 13 (13.83%) WAN
5 11 (11.70%) TCP/IP
6 9 (9.57%) IP Telephony
6 9 (9.57%) Wireshark
7 7 (7.45%) LTE
7 7 (7.45%) Skype
7 7 (7.45%) VPN
8 6 (6.38%) Ethernet
8 6 (6.38%) SCCP
8 6 (6.38%) Wireless
9 5 (5.32%) DHCP
9 5 (5.32%) Unified Communications
10 4 (4.26%) 4G
10 4 (4.26%) Broadband
10 4 (4.26%) DNS
10 4 (4.26%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.32%) Big Data
1 5 (5.32%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.26%) Apache Hive
2 4 (4.26%) Impala
2 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.06%) Flink
4 1 (1.06%) HBase
4 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.06%) MySQL
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Subversion
1 3 (3.19%) Vagrant
General
1 94 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.57%) Finance
3 6 (6.38%) Banking
4 2 (2.13%) Billing
5 1 (1.06%) Games
5 1 (1.06%) Law
5 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) HTML
2 2 (2.13%) Gherkin
2 2 (2.13%) pytest
2 2 (2.13%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (1.06%) Kafka
3 1 (1.06%) Memcached
3 1 (1.06%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Driving Licence
2 9 (9.57%) IVR
3 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.32%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.32%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.19%) Handset
5 3 (3.19%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.19%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.06%) CCTV
6 1 (1.06%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.06%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.06%) EPoS
6 1 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.06%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.83%) Linux
2 7 (7.45%) Windows
3 5 (5.32%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.19%) CentOS
4 3 (3.19%) Unix
4 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.06%) HPUX
6 1 (1.06%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (15.96%) ITIL
3 11 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (9.57%) CRM
5 7 (7.45%) Presales
6 6 (6.38%) Commercial Awareness
7 5 (5.32%) ITIL V3
7 5 (5.32%) Software Engineering
7 5 (5.32%) Test Automation
8 4 (4.26%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.26%) Change Management
8 4 (4.26%) Open Source
8 4 (4.26%) SDLC
8 4 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.19%) Analytical Thinking
9 3 (3.19%) Creative Thinking
9 3 (3.19%) Deployment Automation
9 3 (3.19%) DevOps
9 3 (3.19%) Task Automation
9 3 (3.19%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.02%) Python
2 10 (10.64%) SQL
3 9 (9.57%) Perl
4 7 (7.45%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.26%) Java
5 4 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.26%) Scala
5 4 (4.26%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.19%) Groovy
7 2 (2.13%) C
7 2 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (14.89%) Degree
2 11 (11.70%) CCNA
3 4 (4.26%) CCNP
4 3 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.06%) BICSI RCDD
5 1 (1.06%) CCDP
5 1 (1.06%) CCIE
5 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.77%) SLA
2 5 (5.32%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Docker
2 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.06%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.06%) Corosync
3 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.06%) KVM
3 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) Grafana
1 3 (3.19%) Graphite
2 1 (1.06%) Ansible
2 1 (1.06%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.06%) Netcool
2 1 (1.06%) OpenView
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.06%) Pacemaker
2 1 (1.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (24.47%) Cisco
2 22 (23.40%) Mitel
3 15 (15.96%) Avaya
4 7 (7.45%) Panasonic
5 5 (5.32%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (4.26%) Genesys
7 3 (3.19%) Dynatrace
7 3 (3.19%) MKS
7 3 (3.19%) New Relic
7 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.13%) BroadSoft
8 2 (2.13%) Draytek
8 2 (2.13%) Ericsson
8 2 (2.13%) HP
8 2 (2.13%) Juniper
8 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.13%) Samsung
8 2 (2.13%) VMware
9 1 (1.06%) Google
9 1 (1.06%) Polycom