Period
to 20 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Telecoms Consultant was £125,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

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

Telecommunications Consultant
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 753 1016 1102
Rank change year-on-year +263 +86 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Telecoms Consultant 10 8 28
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.006% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.007% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 27
Median annual salary £125,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +127.27% +22.22% -40.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £52,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £127,500 £57,500 £53,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £53,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -25.58% +19.44% -40.00%

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 60,484 119,845 143,503
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.16% 95.59% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 49,119 97,028 116,143
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Telecoms Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Telecoms Consultant in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms Consultant in the UK

Telecoms Consultant
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Telecoms Consultant.

Salary trend for Telecoms Consultant in the UK

Telecoms Consultant
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Telecoms Consultant over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Telecoms Consultant in the UK

Telecoms Consultant
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 20 January 2021. 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 +249 10 £125,000 +127.27%
London +215 7 £125,000 +127.27%
UK excluding London +204 3 £40,000 -25.58%
Midlands +87 2 £40,000 +45.45%
West Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
South East - 1 - -

Telecoms Consultant Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, Telecoms Consultant 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 Telecoms Consultant in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 7 (70.00%) 5G
2 7 (70.00%) Project Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Presales
4 2 (20.00%) Mitel
4 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) Avaya
4 2 (20.00%) Ericsson
4 2 (20.00%) Public Sector
4 2 (20.00%) Business Development
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Product Management
5 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) Service Design
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) Product Roadmap
5 1 (10.00%) DWDM
5 1 (10.00%) MPLS
5 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Network Design

Telecoms Consultant 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 7 (70.00%) 5G
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) DWDM
3 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
General
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Delivery
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
1 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Presales
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) Product Roadmap
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Avaya
1 2 (20.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (20.00%) Mitel