Period
to

The median annual salary for a Senior RF Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 14 August 2022.

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

Senior Radio Frequency Engineer
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1199 956 765
Rank change year-on-year -243 -191 +362
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior RF Engineer 17 53 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.046% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.050% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 0 46 2
10th Percentile - £50,000 £53,000
25th Percentile - £56,250 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - £57,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - -4.17% -7.69%
75th Percentile - £60,000 £68,750
90th Percentile - - £71,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -4.17% -7.69%

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 154,129 105,398 59,022
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.94% 91.14% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 83,523 74,437 48,237
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,200 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.89% - +5.56%

Senior RF Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior RF Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior RF Engineer in the UK

Senior RF Engineer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior RF Engineer.

Salary trend for Senior RF Engineer in the UK

Senior RF Engineer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior RF Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 14 August 2022. 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
Jobs
UK excluding London -126 16 - - 5
England -205 15 - - 5
East of England - 14 - - 2
Work from Home -240 2 - -
Scotland -45 1 - -
South East - 1 - - 3

Senior RF Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 August 2022, Senior RF Engineer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Senior RF Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (82.35%) Mentoring
1 14 (82.35%) Feasibility Study
1 14 (82.35%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (5.88%) Analogue Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Social Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Master's Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Smart Home
2 1 (5.88%) Network Planning
2 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.88%) BT
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) PhD
2 1 (5.88%) CAD
2 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) IoT
2 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter

Senior RF 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
1 1 (5.88%) Social Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analogue Electronics
1 1 (5.88%) IoT
1 1 (5.88%) Smart Home
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Feasibility Study
1 14 (82.35%) Mentoring
1 14 (82.35%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (5.88%) CAD
2 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.88%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) Master's Degree
1 1 (5.88%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) BT