Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Telecoms Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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

Telecommunications Manager
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1026 1040 992
Rank change year-on-year +14 -48 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Telecoms Manager 122 141 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.074% 0.081% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.084% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 86 111 171
UK median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -17.39% +16.16%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £78,750 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +19.57% -20.00% +27.78%

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 157,780 167,740 185,084
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 95.94% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 127,111 134,369 155,159
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Telecoms Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms Manager in the UK

Telecoms Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Telecoms Manager in the UK

Telecoms Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Telecoms Manager over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Telecoms Manager in the UK

Telecoms Manager
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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 +12 115 £55,000 +15.79% 8
UK excluding London +6 69 £55,000 +19.57% 6
London +26 48 £63,750 +13.33% 3
North of England +39 29 £55,000 +15.79% 2
North West +31 26 £55,000 +15.79% 1
South East -11 21 £55,000 +10.00% 3
East of England +16 8 £30,000 -7.69%
South West 0 6 £92,500 +117.65%
Yorkshire +33 3 £42,500 -7.10% 1
West Midlands +28 3 £65,000 +44.44%
Midlands +12 3 £65,000 +44.44%
Scotland -4 1 £51,000 -15.00% 1
Wales - 1 £43,500 -

Telecoms Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, Telecoms Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 122 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 30 (24.59%) Marketing
3 24 (19.67%) Project Management
4 22 (18.03%) Finance
5 19 (15.57%) Ethernet
6 18 (14.75%) Advertising
7 17 (13.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (13.11%) ITIL
9 14 (11.48%) PRINCE2
9 14 (11.48%) WAN
9 14 (11.48%) Microsoft
10 13 (10.66%) Service Delivery
10 13 (10.66%) Virtual Team
11 12 (9.84%) Presales
12 11 (9.02%) Self-Motivation
12 11 (9.02%) LAN
13 10 (8.20%) CRM
13 10 (8.20%) Decision-Making
14 9 (7.38%) Retail
14 9 (7.38%) Business Development
15 8 (6.56%) Product Marketing
15 8 (6.56%) Virtual Team Management
15 8 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (6.56%) Cisco
16 7 (5.74%) SLA
16 7 (5.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 7 (5.74%) VoIP
16 7 (5.74%) Change Management
16 7 (5.74%) BT
16 7 (5.74%) Legal

Telecoms Manager 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 1 (0.82%) Confluence
1 1 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.82%) MS Project Server
1 1 (0.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) IaaS
2 2 (1.64%) Office 365
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.57%) Ethernet
2 14 (11.48%) WAN
3 11 (9.02%) LAN
4 7 (5.74%) VoIP
5 6 (4.92%) MPLS
5 6 (4.92%) PBX
6 4 (3.28%) Internet
7 3 (2.46%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.46%) Wireless
8 2 (1.64%) DNS
8 2 (1.64%) Firewall
8 2 (1.64%) Network Security
8 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.64%) Value-Added Service
9 1 (0.82%) DHCP
9 1 (0.82%) Intranet
9 1 (0.82%) SMS
9 1 (0.82%) VPN
9 1 (0.82%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.82%) JIRA
General
1 122 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 30 (24.59%) Marketing
3 22 (18.03%) Finance
4 18 (14.75%) Advertising
5 9 (7.38%) Retail
6 7 (5.74%) Legal
7 2 (1.64%) Billing
8 1 (0.82%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.82%) French Language
8 1 (0.82%) Front Office
8 1 (0.82%) German Language
8 1 (0.82%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.82%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.66%) Virtual Team
2 11 (9.02%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.28%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.28%) PMI
4 2 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.64%) Video on Demand
5 1 (0.82%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.82%) iPhone
5 1 (0.82%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.82%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.82%) User Experience
5 1 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.82%) Linux
1 1 (0.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.67%) Project Management
2 17 (13.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (13.11%) ITIL
4 14 (11.48%) PRINCE2
5 13 (10.66%) Service Delivery
6 12 (9.84%) Presales
7 10 (8.20%) CRM
7 10 (8.20%) Decision-Making
8 9 (7.38%) Business Development
9 8 (6.56%) Product Marketing
9 8 (6.56%) Virtual Team Management
10 7 (5.74%) Change Control
10 7 (5.74%) Change Management
11 6 (4.92%) Contract Management
11 6 (4.92%) Customer-Centricity
12 5 (4.10%) Product Management
13 4 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (3.28%) B2B
13 4 (3.28%) Matrix Management
13 4 (3.28%) Telesales
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.82%) C++
1 1 (0.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (5.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (4.10%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.46%) Degree
5 2 (1.64%) CCNA
5 2 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.64%) PMP
5 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.64%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.82%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.74%) SLA
2 4 (3.28%) MiFID
3 2 (1.64%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.56%) Cisco
3 7 (5.74%) BT
4 4 (3.28%) Apple
5 3 (2.46%) Avaya
5 3 (2.46%) Mitel
6 1 (0.82%) Arqiva
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle
6 1 (0.82%) Polycom
6 1 (0.82%) Remedy
6 1 (0.82%) Sage
6 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com