TV, Video and Audio Servicers and Repairers

TV, video and audio engineers install, service and repair domestic television, video and audio appliances.


New workers

New workers start around £23,067. Normal pay is £35,718 per year.
Highly experienced workers can earn up to £52,426.

Available jobs

In the past year there were 6,793 vacancies for this type of job


Projected job growth over the next 8 years

Related courses

People work towards these careers by taking these courses at college and uni.

What they do most days?

  • Installs, services and repairs aerials and satellite dishes.

  • Carries out service tasks such as cleaning and insulation testing according to schedule.

  • Re-assembles equipment, tests for correct functioning and makes any necessary further adjustments.

  • Dismantles equipment and repairs or replaces faulty components or wiring.

  • Uses electronic testing equipment to diagnose faults and check voltages and resistance.

  • Examines equipment and observes reception to determine nature of defect.

Hard Skills

Hard skills are specific, learnable, measurable, often industry or occupation-specific abilities related to a position.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Alarm Devices

  • Access Controls

  • Security Systems

  • Washing Machines

  • Closed-Circuit Television Systems (CCTV)

  • Effective Communication

  • Power Tool Operation

  • Risk Analysis

  • Commissioning

  • Intercom

Soft Skills

Soft skills can be self-taught and usually do not necessitate a certain completed level of education.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Communication

  • Customer Service

  • Detail Oriented

  • Independent Thinking

  • Problem Solving

  • Sales

  • Troubleshooting (Problem Solving)

  • Time Management

  • Positivity

  • Planning

How do I get a job like this?

People in these types of job started their career paths after studying courses like the ones below.