The median annual salary for a Cabling Engineer was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cabling Engineer
UK
Rank 829 936 940
Rank change year-on-year +107 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cabling Engineer 20 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.010% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.010% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 10
Median salary £24,500 £26,400 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.19% +14.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £36,500 £24,850
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £26,400 £23,000
% change year-on-year -5.30% +14.78%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Cabling Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Cabling Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Cabling Engineer in the UK

Cabling Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cabling Engineer in the UK

Cabling Engineer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cabling Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 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
England +102 15 £23,500 -21.66% 3
South East +74 10 £23,500 -15.31% 1
South Wales +15 5 £26,400 -
Newport +7 5 £26,400 -
Wales +7 5 £26,400 -
Hampshire - 5 £22,500 -
Farnborough - 5 £22,500 -
London +79 3 £24,500 -30.49%
Slough - 3 £23,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £23,500 - 1
Surrey +40 2 £23,500 -15.31%
Bristol - 1 £22,500 -
North East - 1 £25,000 -
South West - 1 £22,500 - 1

Cabling Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Cabling 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 featuring Cabling Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (31.71%) Telecoms
2 9 (21.95%) Driving Licence
3 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
4 7 (17.07%) Retail
4 7 (17.07%) EPoS
4 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
5 6 (14.63%) Structured Cabling
6 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
6 5 (12.20%) Time Management
7 4 (9.76%) CCTV
7 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (9.76%) SLA
8 3 (7.32%) Wireless
8 3 (7.32%) BT
9 2 (4.88%) Cisco
9 2 (4.88%) Virgin Media
10 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (2.44%) KVM
10 1 (2.44%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (2.44%) Data Centre Operations
10 1 (2.44%) NVQ Level 3
10 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
10 1 (2.44%) CentOS
10 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
10 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.44%) Chip and PIN
10 1 (2.44%) C
10 1 (2.44%) Windows
10 1 (2.44%) Linux

Cabling Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (7.32%) Wireless
4 1 (2.44%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 13 (31.71%) Telecoms
2 7 (17.07%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Driving Licence
2 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.07%) EPoS
3 4 (9.76%) CCTV
4 1 (2.44%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) CentOS
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.20%) Time Management
2 1 (2.44%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (2.44%) Data Security
2 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.44%) Password Management
2 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) KVM
1 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) BT
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco
2 2 (4.88%) Virgin Media
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
FT Select
Salary: £19,000 per annum + 25% shift allowance + company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago