Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Telecoms Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Telecommunications Engineer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 262 308
Rank change year-on-year +60 +46 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Telecoms Engineer 55 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.89% 0.22% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.23% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 44 15 6
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £31,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +56.86% +9.91%
10th Percentile £28,625 £39,250 £22,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £46,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year +18.92% +10.12% +23.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 5975 6511 8411
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.82% 97.47% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4888 5530 7297
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Telecoms Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms Engineer in Surrey

Telecoms Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Telecoms Engineer in Surrey

Telecoms Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms Engineer in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Telecoms Engineer in Surrey

Telecoms Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms Engineer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Camberley +18 41 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Reigate - 4 £22,500 -
Staines +10 2 £34,250 -28.65%
Redhill - 2 £22,250 -
Chertsey - 1 £30,000 -
Telecoms Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Surrey region featuring Telecoms Engineer in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 42 (76.36%) GSM
2 42 (76.36%) UMTS
3 41 (74.55%) LTE
4 37 (67.27%) Linux
5 36 (65.45%) Cisco
6 32 (58.18%) Software Engineering
7 27 (49.09%) Wireshark
8 25 (45.45%) RANAP
8 25 (45.45%) Diameter Protocol
8 25 (45.45%) C++
9 20 (36.36%) VoIP
10 19 (34.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 19 (34.55%) MGW
10 19 (34.55%) Multithreading
10 19 (34.55%) SGSN
10 19 (34.55%) Asterisk PBX
10 19 (34.55%) GCC
10 19 (34.55%) GDB
10 19 (34.55%) Trac
10 19 (34.55%) Cross-Platform Development
10 19 (34.55%) Subversion
10 19 (34.55%) PBX
10 19 (34.55%) OO
10 19 (34.55%) STL
10 19 (34.55%) RTP
11 18 (32.73%) GGSN
12 16 (29.09%) M3UA
12 16 (29.09%) Bash Shell
12 16 (29.09%) SCTP

Telecoms Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 42 (76.36%) GSM
1 42 (76.36%) UMTS
2 41 (74.55%) LTE
3 27 (49.09%) Wireshark
4 25 (45.45%) Diameter Protocol
4 25 (45.45%) RANAP
5 20 (36.36%) VoIP
6 19 (34.55%) Asterisk PBX
6 19 (34.55%) MGW
6 19 (34.55%) PBX
6 19 (34.55%) RTP
6 19 (34.55%) SGSN
7 18 (32.73%) GGSN
8 16 (29.09%) IPsec
8 16 (29.09%) M3UA
8 16 (29.09%) SCCP
8 16 (29.09%) SCTP
8 16 (29.09%) TCAP
8 16 (29.09%) VPN
9 7 (12.73%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 19 (34.55%) GCC
1 19 (34.55%) GDB
1 19 (34.55%) Subversion
1 19 (34.55%) Trac
General
1 55 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.64%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (34.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 19 (34.55%) STL
2 2 (3.64%) RESTful
3 1 (1.82%) Google Maps API
3 1 (1.82%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.82%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 37 (67.27%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) Software Engineering
2 19 (34.55%) Cross-Platform Development
2 19 (34.55%) Multithreading
2 19 (34.55%) OO
3 7 (12.73%) Presales
4 6 (10.91%) CAD
4 6 (10.91%) Network Architecture
4 6 (10.91%) OOP
5 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.64%) MVC
6 2 (3.64%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.64%) Web Application Development
7 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.82%) B2B
7 1 (1.82%) B2B Sales
7 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.82%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.82%) Project Management
7 1 (1.82%) Test Management
7 1 (1.82%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) C++
2 16 (29.09%) Bash Shell
2 16 (29.09%) Perl
2 16 (29.09%) Python
3 6 (10.91%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.27%) C
5 2 (3.64%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
1 1 (1.82%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 36 (65.45%) Cisco
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) Ericsson
3 1 (1.82%) Google
3 1 (1.82%) Huawei
3 1 (1.82%) MobileIron
3 1 (1.82%) NEC
3 1 (1.82%) Nokia
3 1 (1.82%) SOTI