The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Communications Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications Engineer
Rank 856 935 952
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 22 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.001% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.001% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 4
Median salary £38,163 £36,000 £23,473
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% +53.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £36,000 £17,945
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £36,000 £51,750
UK excluding London median salary £24,500 - £29,000
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
86269 98137 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.28% 96.30% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72747 82628 84190
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Communications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Communications Engineer in the job title.

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 30 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +60 14 £38,163 +6.00%
South East - 5 £24,500 - 1
South West - 2 £47,500 - 2
North West - 1 - -
Communications Engineer
UK

Communications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Communications Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Communications Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (60.53%) Data Centre
2 22 (57.89%) Wireless
3 20 (52.63%) Network Security
4 18 (47.37%) Firewall
5 17 (44.74%) WAN
6 16 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (39.47%) LAN
8 14 (36.84%) VPN
8 14 (36.84%) Finance
9 13 (34.21%) Palo Alto
10 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (28.95%) Cisco
10 11 (28.95%) CCNP
10 11 (28.95%) CCNA
11 10 (26.32%) Statistics
12 9 (23.68%) Asset Management
12 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
12 9 (23.68%) Internet
12 9 (23.68%) MPLS
13 8 (21.05%) DWDM
13 8 (21.05%) Financial Institution
13 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
13 8 (21.05%) Fixed Income
13 8 (21.05%) Equities
13 8 (21.05%) Information Security
13 8 (21.05%) CheckPoint
13 8 (21.05%) Retail
13 8 (21.05%) Unified Communications
14 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
14 7 (18.42%) Python

Communications Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (57.89%) Wireless
2 20 (52.63%) Network Security
3 18 (47.37%) Firewall
4 17 (44.74%) WAN
5 15 (39.47%) LAN
6 14 (36.84%) VPN
7 9 (23.68%) Internet
7 9 (23.68%) MPLS
8 8 (21.05%) DWDM
8 8 (21.05%) Unified Communications
9 7 (18.42%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (15.79%) BGP
10 6 (15.79%) OSPF
11 5 (13.16%) DNS
11 5 (13.16%) HSRP
11 5 (13.16%) RIP
11 5 (13.16%) Structured Cabling
11 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
11 5 (13.16%) VRRP
12 4 (10.53%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 8 (21.05%) Financial Institution
2 8 (21.05%) Retail
2 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Billing
3 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 23 (60.53%) Data Centre
2 11 (28.95%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (26.32%) Statistics
4 8 (21.05%) Equities
4 8 (21.05%) Fixed Income
5 5 (13.16%) Driving Licence
5 5 (13.16%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (10.53%) CCTV
7 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
8 1 (2.63%) BYOD
8 1 (2.63%) Handset
8 1 (2.63%) iPhone
8 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
1 2 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Asset Management
2 8 (21.05%) Information Security
3 7 (18.42%) Migration
4 6 (15.79%) Network Design
5 5 (13.16%) Business Continuity
5 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (13.16%) ITIL
5 5 (13.16%) Network Architecture
5 5 (13.16%) Network Management
6 4 (10.53%) Coaching
6 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.53%) ITIL V3
7 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
8 2 (5.26%) Digital Signal Processing
8 2 (5.26%) Requirements Management
8 2 (5.26%) Service Management
8 2 (5.26%) Signal Processing
8 2 (5.26%) Software Architecture
8 2 (5.26%) Time Management
9 1 (2.63%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) Python
2 5 (13.16%) Perl
2 5 (13.16%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.26%) C++
3 2 (5.26%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (28.95%) CCNA
2 11 (28.95%) CCNP
3 7 (18.42%) Security Cleared
4 5 (13.16%) Degree
4 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.89%) A+ Certification
5 3 (7.89%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) vCloud
1 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Palo Alto
2 11 (28.95%) Cisco
3 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 8 (21.05%) CheckPoint
5 5 (13.16%) Juniper
6 4 (10.53%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 4 (10.53%) Extreme Networks
7 3 (7.89%) Aruba
8 2 (5.26%) Avaya
9 1 (2.63%) BT
9 1 (2.63%) HP
9 1 (2.63%) Mitel
9 1 (2.63%) NetApp
9 1 (2.63%) Nortel
9 1 (2.63%) Red Box
9 1 (2.63%) Symantec
9 1 (2.63%) Veeam
9 1 (2.63%) VMware
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
BAE Systems
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester
aap3
Salary: £40000 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago