The median annual salary for a Telecoms Engineer was £34,750 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Telecommunications Engineer
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 267 236 252
Rank change year-on-year -31 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Telecoms Engineer 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.073% 0.018% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.018% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Median salary £34,750 £23,000 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.08% -22.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,225 £21,500 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £24,500 £36,300
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,250 £34,500
% change year-on-year +12.42% +22.46%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6603 5488 6123
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.44% 97.86% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 20745 19426 22170
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Telecoms Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms Engineer in the North West

Telecoms Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Telecoms Engineer in the North West

Telecoms Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
Manchester -30 2 £38,500 +67.39%
Lancashire - 2 £27,500 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £31,000 -
Telecoms Engineer
England

Telecoms Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 across the North West region featuring Telecoms Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) CCTV
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (33.33%) Samsung
3 1 (16.67%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) PBX
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) DWDM
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mitel
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design

Telecoms Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) DWDM
2 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) PBX
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Samsung
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Mitel
Prenton, Merseyside
FT Select
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Company Van
Posted: 5 days ago