The table below looks at the statistics for the Communications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Comms Engineer
Rank 295 302 308
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 5 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.049% 0.048% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.051% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £43,750 £57,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.91% +41.97%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -25.00%
Communications Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9533 9759 10355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.41% 92.98% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8322 8339 9322
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Communications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Communications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Communications Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Communications Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Communications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) CCNP
2 6 (66.67%) CCVP
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (33.33%) Network Security
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (33.33%) Speakerbus
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) BT
5 3 (33.33%) WLAN
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
6 2 (22.22%) CCTV
6 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (22.22%) Kindle
7 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) vSphere
7 1 (11.11%) Veeam
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (11.11%) VoIP
7 1 (11.11%) SAN
7 1 (11.11%) NetApp

Communications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) WLAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CCTV
1 2 (22.22%) Kindle
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) CCVP
2 6 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) BT
3 3 (33.33%) Speakerbus
4 1 (11.11%) Veeam
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp