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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Communications Engineer
UK / England
Rank 826 909 902
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 14 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.018% 0.005% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.005% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 12
Median salary £39,081 £16,393 £45,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
+138.40% -64.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £16,393 £27,220
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £25,679 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £16,393 £29,200
% change year-on-year
+157.73% -43.85%

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
75770 92206 94914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.48% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 63335 78206 79140
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
South East +80 5 £24,500 +49.45% 1
South West - 5 £57,500 -
London - 3 £38,000 -
North West - 1 £42,500 -
Communications Engineer
UK

Communications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 18 (46.15%) Wireless
2 17 (43.59%) Telecoms
2 17 (43.59%) WAN
3 16 (41.03%) Firewall
4 15 (38.46%) Cisco
5 14 (35.90%) LAN
5 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
6 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 12 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (28.21%) CCNP
7 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
7 11 (28.21%) Network Design
7 11 (28.21%) Palo Alto
7 11 (28.21%) Structured Cabling
8 10 (25.64%) HSRP
8 10 (25.64%) Network Architecture
8 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (25.64%) Network Security
8 10 (25.64%) Degree
8 10 (25.64%) OSPF
8 10 (25.64%) BGP
8 10 (25.64%) Business Continuity
8 10 (25.64%) VPN
8 10 (25.64%) DNS
8 10 (25.64%) RIP
8 10 (25.64%) Juniper
8 10 (25.64%) VRRP
9 9 (23.08%) MATLAB
9 9 (23.08%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 9 (23.08%) C++

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 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MS Office
2 4 (10.26%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (46.15%) Wireless
2 17 (43.59%) WAN
3 16 (41.03%) Firewall
4 14 (35.90%) LAN
5 11 (28.21%) Structured Cabling
5 11 (28.21%) TCP/IP
6 10 (25.64%) BGP
6 10 (25.64%) DNS
6 10 (25.64%) HSRP
6 10 (25.64%) Network Security
6 10 (25.64%) OSPF
6 10 (25.64%) RIP
6 10 (25.64%) VPN
6 10 (25.64%) VRRP
7 9 (23.08%) Reverse Proxy
8 5 (12.82%) MIMO
8 5 (12.82%) OFDM
9 4 (10.26%) Software-Defined Radio
10 1 (2.56%) Converged Networks
10 1 (2.56%) Skype
General
1 17 (43.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
2 9 (23.08%) CCTV
3 8 (20.51%) Driving Licence
4 5 (12.82%) Algorithms
5 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.56%) BYOD
6 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Linux
2 4 (10.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Network Design
2 10 (25.64%) Business Continuity
2 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (25.64%) Network Architecture
3 9 (23.08%) ITIL
3 9 (23.08%) Signal Processing
4 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
5 7 (17.95%) Coaching
5 7 (17.95%) ITIL V3
6 5 (12.82%) Performance Optimisation
6 5 (12.82%) Prototyping
6 5 (12.82%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (12.82%) Validation
7 4 (10.26%) Digital Signal Processing
7 4 (10.26%) Requirements Management
7 4 (10.26%) Software Architecture
8 3 (7.69%) Performance Management
9 2 (5.13%) Service Management
10 1 (2.56%) Information Security
10 1 (2.56%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) C++
1 9 (23.08%) MATLAB
1 9 (23.08%) Python
2 8 (20.51%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.21%) CCNP
3 10 (25.64%) Degree
4 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
5 5 (12.82%) PhD
6 4 (10.26%) DV Cleared
7 3 (7.69%) A+ Certification
7 3 (7.69%) CCNA
7 3 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (2.56%) MCSE
8 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Cisco
2 11 (28.21%) Palo Alto
3 10 (25.64%) Juniper
4 9 (23.08%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 9 (23.08%) Extreme Networks
5 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.26%) Aruba
7 1 (2.56%) BT
7 1 (2.56%) Mitel
7 1 (2.56%) Nortel
7 1 (2.56%) Red Box
7 1 (2.56%) VMware
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