Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Telecoms Engineer was £41,958 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1048 1011 1076
Rank change year-on-year -37 +65 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Telecoms Engineer 70 154 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.045% 0.093% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.097% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 60 125 104
England median annual salary £41,958 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.67% +5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £23,275 £22,750 £23,975
90th Percentile £70,250 £67,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -21.05% +5.56% +11.11%

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 148,183 158,308 176,862
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.10% 95.95% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 120,308 127,808 150,040
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 2018. 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
South East -18 31 £45,000 -18.18% 9
London +14 15 £56,250 +2.27% 9
North of England +29 9 £19,500 -32.17% 7
North West +18 7 £19,500 -17.89% 5
South West -4 7 £30,000 +27.66% 7
East of England +17 5 £38,916 -15.40% 5
Midlands +7 3 £30,000 -22.08% 10
Yorkshire +36 2 £30,000 -41.46% 1
West Midlands +13 2 - - 8
East Midlands 0 1 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Telecoms Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 70 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 21 (30.00%) VoIP
3 12 (17.14%) Service Delivery
3 12 (17.14%) Cisco
4 11 (15.71%) Avaya
5 9 (12.86%) Linux
5 9 (12.86%) Presales
6 8 (11.43%) Broadband
6 8 (11.43%) PBX
6 8 (11.43%) SLA
6 8 (11.43%) Ethernet
6 8 (11.43%) Project Management
7 7 (10.00%) CRM
7 7 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.57%) LTE
8 6 (8.57%) Wireless
8 6 (8.57%) Python
8 6 (8.57%) WAN
9 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
9 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (7.14%) Electronics
9 5 (7.14%) Mitel
9 5 (7.14%) Firewall
9 5 (7.14%) Wireshark
9 5 (7.14%) Panasonic
9 5 (7.14%) Driving Licence
10 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
10 4 (5.71%) Degree
10 4 (5.71%) C++
10 4 (5.71%) Perl

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 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.00%) VoIP
2 8 (11.43%) Broadband
2 8 (11.43%) Ethernet
2 8 (11.43%) PBX
3 6 (8.57%) LTE
3 6 (8.57%) WAN
3 6 (8.57%) Wireless
4 5 (7.14%) Firewall
4 5 (7.14%) Wireshark
5 4 (5.71%) LAN
5 4 (5.71%) UMTS
5 4 (5.71%) VPN
6 3 (4.29%) 3G
6 3 (4.29%) GSM
6 3 (4.29%) IP Telephony
6 3 (4.29%) MPLS
6 3 (4.29%) SCCP
6 3 (4.29%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.86%) M3UA
7 2 (2.86%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.43%) Apache Hive
1 1 (1.43%) Big Data
1 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.43%) Flink
1 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.43%) HBase
1 1 (1.43%) Impala
1 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Subversion
2 1 (1.43%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.43%) GCC
2 1 (1.43%) GDB
2 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.43%) Trac
2 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 70 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (1.43%) Advertising
3 1 (1.43%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Games
3 1 (1.43%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) Android SDK
1 1 (1.43%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (1.43%) Kafka
1 1 (1.43%) Spark Streaming
1 1 (1.43%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 3 (4.29%) CCTV
2 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.43%) Handset
4 1 (1.43%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Linux
2 2 (2.86%) Unix
2 2 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Android
3 1 (1.43%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.14%) Service Delivery
2 9 (12.86%) Presales
3 8 (11.43%) Project Management
4 7 (10.00%) CRM
4 7 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (4.29%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (4.29%) Network Architecture
5 3 (4.29%) OO
6 2 (2.86%) B2B
6 2 (2.86%) Change Control
6 2 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.86%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (2.86%) Data Modelling
6 2 (2.86%) ITIL
6 2 (2.86%) Line Management
6 2 (2.86%) Process Improvement
6 2 (2.86%) Task Automation
7 1 (1.43%) ETL
7 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.43%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) Python
2 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
2 4 (5.71%) C++
2 4 (5.71%) Perl
3 3 (4.29%) SQL
4 2 (2.86%) C
5 1 (1.43%) Java
5 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.43%) Ruby
5 1 (1.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) CCNA
2 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.86%) BICSI Certification
3 2 (2.86%) BICSI RCDD
4 1 (1.43%) CCIP
4 1 (1.43%) HNC
4 1 (1.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) SLA
2 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.43%) KVM
1 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) Cisco
2 11 (15.71%) Avaya
3 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.14%) Mitel
3 5 (7.14%) Panasonic
4 4 (5.71%) Ericsson
5 2 (2.86%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.43%) Arqiva
6 1 (1.43%) Brocade
6 1 (1.43%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.43%) F5
6 1 (1.43%) Huawei
6 1 (1.43%) Juniper
6 1 (1.43%) Nokia
6 1 (1.43%) Nortel
6 1 (1.43%) Samsung
6 1 (1.43%) Siemens
6 1 (1.43%) VMware