The table below looks at the statistics for the Communications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Comms Engineer
Rank 838 828 854
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 33 39 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.038% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.040% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 29
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,975 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -3.61%
Communications Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98697 96379 103276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.71% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82885 78978 89637
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Communications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Communications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Communications Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Communications Engineer Salary Trend in England

Communications Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Communications Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Communications Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Communications Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
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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
London -5 13 £52,500 -2.32% 1
South East -17 8 £31,988 -28.91% 2
West Midlands - 6 £56,250 -
South West 0 3 £35,000 +55.55% 1
North West -10 2 £35,000 +18.64%
Yorkshire -25 1 £52,500 -
East of England - 1 £40,000 -
Communications Engineer
UK

Communications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 20 (45.45%) Cisco
1 20 (45.45%) Unified Communications
2 16 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 12 (27.27%) Lync
5 11 (25.00%) CCNA
6 10 (22.73%) Cisco CUCM
7 9 (20.45%) VoIP
8 8 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 8 (18.18%) Cisco UCCX
9 7 (15.91%) XMPP
9 7 (15.91%) CCNP
9 7 (15.91%) LAN
10 6 (13.64%) ITIL
10 6 (13.64%) Windows
10 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
10 6 (13.64%) VMware
10 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (11.36%) Degree
11 5 (11.36%) WAN
11 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
11 5 (11.36%) Firewall
12 4 (9.09%) CCVP
12 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
12 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
12 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (9.09%) PABX
12 4 (9.09%) Video Conferencing

Communications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 12 (27.27%) Lync
2 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.82%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (45.45%) Unified Communications
2 9 (20.45%) VoIP
3 7 (15.91%) LAN
4 5 (11.36%) Firewall
4 5 (11.36%) WAN
5 4 (9.09%) PABX
6 3 (6.82%) IP Telephony
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.55%) PBX
7 2 (4.55%) WLAN
7 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.55%) Wireless
7 2 (4.55%) Internet
7 2 (4.55%) Network Security
7 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.27%) SMTP
8 1 (2.27%) DHCP
8 1 (2.27%) MPLS
General
1 8 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) XMPP
2 1 (2.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.55%) Kindle
2 2 (4.55%) CCTV
2 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.27%) CMDB
3 1 (2.27%) Wiki
3 1 (2.27%) Statistics
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
3 1 (2.27%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) ITIL
2 2 (4.55%) Project Management
2 2 (4.55%) Change Management
3 1 (2.27%) Workflow
3 1 (2.27%) Migration
3 1 (2.27%) Business Continuity
3 1 (2.27%) Network Design
3 1 (2.27%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.27%) Time Management
3 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (2.27%) Network Management
3 1 (2.27%) ITIL V3
3 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.27%) Change Control
3 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.27%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.27%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (2.27%) Process Management
3 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) C
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
1 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (25.00%) CCNA
3 7 (15.91%) CCNP
4 5 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (11.36%) Degree
5 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (9.09%) CCVP
6 3 (6.82%) MCSE
7 1 (2.27%) MCP
7 1 (2.27%) MCTS
7 1 (2.27%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.27%) vSphere
3 1 (2.27%) vCloud
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (18.18%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Cisco
2 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.64%) VMware
4 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.55%) Siemens
5 2 (4.55%) BT
5 2 (4.55%) Speakerbus
5 2 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) Dell
6 1 (2.27%) Nortel
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix
6 1 (2.27%) Juniper
6 1 (2.27%) Genesys
6 1 (2.27%) NetApp
6 1 (2.27%) Polycom
6 1 (2.27%) Veeam
6 1 (2.27%) Mitel
6 1 (2.27%) Symantec
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Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 7 days ago