Telecommunication industry


The major players on the telecommunications market such as organisations manufacturing and distributing telephone terminal equipment, mobile devices, accessibility, and network security.

Alternative labels

telecommunication industries
telecommunication business
telecommunication trader
telecommunication corporation
telecommunications industry
telecommunication manufacture

Skill type


Skill reusability level


Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Telecommunication industry is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Telecommunications engineer: Telecommunications engineers design, build, test and maintain telecommunication systems and networks, including radio and broadcasting equipment.
They analyse customer needs and requirements, ensure that the equipment meets regulations, and prepare and present reports and proposals on telecommunication-related problems. Telecommunications engineers design and oversee the service delivery in all it’s phases, supervising the installation and use of telecommunications equipment and facilities, preparing documentation and providing training for company staff once new equipment has been installed.
Telecommunication equipment shop manager: Telecommunication equipment shop managers assume responsibility for activities and staff in specialised shops.
Telecommunications equipment specialised seller: Telecommunications equipment specialised sellers sell telecommunication equipment and services in specialised shops.

Optional knowledge

Telecommunication industry is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Specialised seller: Specialised sellers sell goods in specialised shops.
Hawker: Hawkers sell goods and services on established routes, street and market locations.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022