Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Cabling Engineer was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies 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.

Cabling Engineer
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1157 1201 1307
Rank change year-on-year +44 +106 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Cabling Engineer 20 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.011% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.011% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 6
UK median annual salary £33,750 £25,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% -6.54% +7.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £20,975 £23,875
90th Percentile £49,500 £27,500 £29,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +70.00% -3.85% +4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Cabling Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Cabling Engineer in the UK

Cabling Engineer
Top 8 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 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
England +26 20 £33,750 +35.00%
London +9 12 £32,250 -
UK excluding London +53 8 £42,500 +70.00%
South East +34 4 £45,000 +85.57%
East of England - 3 £37,500 -
Midlands +22 2 £25,000 -
East Midlands +37 1 - -
West Midlands +16 1 £25,000 -

Cabling Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 10 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (40.00%) Structured Cabling
3 6 (30.00%) Finance
3 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) CCNA
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall
4 5 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (20.00%) Migration
5 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco
5 4 (20.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (15.00%) VoIP
6 3 (15.00%) SLA
6 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (10.00%) Break/Fix
7 2 (10.00%) Proactive Management
7 2 (10.00%) Low Latency
7 2 (10.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
7 2 (10.00%) Change Control
7 2 (10.00%) Office 365
7 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
7 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
7 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V

Cabling Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Structured Cabling
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) VoIP
3 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (10.00%) SAN
4 2 (10.00%) VLAN
4 2 (10.00%) Wireless
5 1 (5.00%) ADSL
5 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
5 1 (5.00%) ISDN
5 1 (5.00%) MPLS
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) Break/Fix
3 2 (10.00%) Change Control
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (10.00%) Facilities Management
3 2 (10.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) Proactive Management
3 2 (10.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Logistics
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) CCNA
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.00%) MCSA
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) Avaya
4 1 (5.00%) Mitel