The first table below looks at the demand for the Communications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Communications Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Comms Engineer
Rank 210 206 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.018% 0.074% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.079% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £77,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.15% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5113 5059 5732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.95% 93.62% 94.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3671 4046 4811
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Communications Engineer
South East

Communications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Communications Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Communications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Communications Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Communications Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Communications Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Communications Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 1 £77,500 +63.15%
Communications Engineer
South East

Communications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Communications Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Communications Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) H.323
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) PBX
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) PSTN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) LAN

Communications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Communications Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Communications Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) H.323
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) PBX
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) PSTN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) MGCP
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CCVP
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Siemens
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) Polycom
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco