Period
to 29 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Fibre Planner was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 29 February 2020.

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

Fibre Planner
UK
6 months to
29 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 870 1113 1204
Rank change year-on-year +243 +91 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Fibre Planner 139 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.003% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 138 5 2
UK median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £29,900
90th Percentile £41,800 £39,900 £33,700
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £35,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year -4.23% +12.70% -

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 116,647 145,045 169,813
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.46% 95.94% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 93,434 116,144 139,441
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Fibre Planner
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Fibre Planner in the UK

Fibre Planner
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Fibre Planner in the UK

Fibre Planner
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fibre Planner over the 6 months to 29 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Fibre Planner in the UK

Fibre Planner
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fibre Planner within the UK over the 6 months to 29 February 2020. 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 +232 132 £37,500 +4.17% 7
UK excluding London +216 104 £34,000 -4.23% 3
East of England - 43 £37,500 -
London +109 33 £40,000 - 4
South East - 23 £37,500 - 3
Midlands - 16 £34,000 -
North of England +71 14 £34,000 -4.23%
Yorkshire +47 14 £34,000 -4.23%
East Midlands - 11 £34,000 -
Scotland - 7 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £33,000 -
South West - 1 - -

Fibre Planner Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 February 2020, Fibre Planner 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 featuring Fibre Planner in the job title.

1 98 (70.50%) Smallworld
2 91 (65.47%) Network Planning
3 89 (64.03%) Artificial Intelligence
3 89 (64.03%) Data Quality
3 89 (64.03%) Driving Licence
4 65 (46.76%) GIS
5 38 (27.34%) Fibre Optics
6 31 (22.30%) Analytics
7 27 (19.42%) Critical Success Factor
7 27 (19.42%) Mathematics
7 27 (19.42%) Project Management
7 27 (19.42%) Network Optimisation
8 24 (17.27%) Network Design
9 23 (16.55%) Broadband
10 21 (15.11%) CAD
11 20 (14.39%) Telecoms
12 18 (12.95%) GPON
13 17 (12.23%) QGIS
14 14 (10.07%) BT
15 13 (9.35%) Virgin Media
16 12 (8.63%) Openreach
16 12 (8.63%) Wi-Fi
17 11 (7.91%) B2B
18 9 (6.47%) Validation
18 9 (6.47%) MS Visio
18 9 (6.47%) AutoCAD
19 4 (2.88%) SLA
19 4 (2.88%) Statistics
20 3 (2.16%) EAM
20 3 (2.16%) Service Delivery

Fibre Planner 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 98 (70.50%) Smallworld
Applications
1 9 (6.47%) AutoCAD
1 9 (6.47%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.72%) OmniGraffle
Communications & Networking
1 23 (16.55%) Broadband
2 18 (12.95%) GPON
3 12 (8.63%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.44%) DOCSIS
4 2 (1.44%) VDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (46.76%) GIS
2 17 (12.23%) QGIS
General
1 20 (14.39%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.72%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 89 (64.03%) Driving Licence
2 38 (27.34%) Fibre Optics
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (65.47%) Network Planning
2 89 (64.03%) Artificial Intelligence
3 31 (22.30%) Analytics
4 27 (19.42%) Critical Success Factor
4 27 (19.42%) Mathematics
4 27 (19.42%) Network Optimisation
4 27 (19.42%) Project Management
5 24 (17.27%) Network Design
6 21 (15.11%) CAD
7 11 (7.91%) B2B
8 9 (6.47%) Validation
9 4 (2.88%) Statistics
10 3 (2.16%) EAM
10 3 (2.16%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (2.16%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (64.03%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (10.07%) BT
2 13 (9.35%) Virgin Media
3 12 (8.63%) Openreach
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft