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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Comms Engineer
Rank 821 848 828
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 62 48 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.043% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.045% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 25
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +22.09%
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +38 31 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Yorkshire +6 10 £40,000 -9.85% 1
South East +19 7 £41,250 -21.42% 1
South West -18 6 £31,000 +5.08%
East of England +20 5 £47,500 +26.66% 1
East Midlands - 3 £42,500 -
Communications Engineer
UK

Communications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 57 (60.00%) Unified Communications
2 44 (46.32%) Lync
3 39 (41.05%) Cisco
4 36 (37.89%) Microsoft
5 35 (36.84%) Active Directory
6 26 (27.37%) Windows
6 26 (27.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (24.21%) MS Exchange
7 23 (24.21%) LAN
7 23 (24.21%) WAN
8 22 (23.16%) VoIP
9 20 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (21.05%) VMware
9 20 (21.05%) Degree
10 18 (18.95%) MS Excel
11 17 (17.89%) Office 365
12 16 (16.84%) Firewall
13 15 (15.79%) ITIL
13 15 (15.79%) TCP/IP
14 14 (14.74%) Telecoms
14 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (13.68%) SQL
15 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
15 13 (13.68%) Avaya
16 12 (12.63%) Cisco ASA
17 11 (11.58%) Performance Tuning
18 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
18 10 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
18 10 (10.53%) System Testing

Communications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 44 (46.32%) Lync
2 26 (27.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 23 (24.21%) MS Exchange
4 8 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.21%) CMS
6 4 (4.21%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (18.95%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.37%) MS Office
3 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.89%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 57 (60.00%) Unified Communications
2 23 (24.21%) LAN
2 23 (24.21%) WAN
3 22 (23.16%) VoIP
4 16 (16.84%) Firewall
5 15 (15.79%) TCP/IP
6 12 (12.63%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (10.53%) DNS
8 9 (9.47%) Internet
8 9 (9.47%) DHCP
9 7 (7.37%) PBX
9 7 (7.37%) Wireless
10 5 (5.26%) IP Telephony
10 5 (5.26%) SMTP
10 5 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (5.26%) Cisco ISE
11 4 (4.21%) WLAN
11 4 (4.21%) VPN
11 4 (4.21%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (4.21%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Subversion
General
1 14 (14.74%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.32%) Law
3 5 (5.26%) Back Office
4 2 (2.11%) Electronics
5 1 (1.05%) Advertising
5 1 (1.05%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.21%) CSS
1 4 (4.21%) XMPP
2 1 (1.05%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (7.37%) Clustering
3 6 (6.32%) CCTV
4 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.16%) EPoS
6 2 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.05%) Statistics
7 1 (1.05%) iPhone
7 1 (1.05%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.05%) Replication
7 1 (1.05%) e-Health
7 1 (1.05%) PKI
7 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.37%) Windows
2 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.21%) Linux
5 3 (3.16%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.16%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.11%) VxWorks
7 1 (1.05%) Android
7 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.79%) ITIL
2 11 (11.58%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (10.53%) System Testing
4 8 (8.42%) Migration
5 6 (6.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (5.26%) Change Management
6 5 (5.26%) Identity Management
7 4 (4.21%) Project Management
7 4 (4.21%) Process Management
7 4 (4.21%) Network Management
7 4 (4.21%) Cyber Security
8 3 (3.16%) Workflow
9 2 (2.11%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.11%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.11%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.11%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.11%) Information Security
9 2 (2.11%) Document Management
9 2 (2.11%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.68%) SQL
2 8 (8.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (21.05%) Degree
2 9 (9.47%) CCNA
2 9 (9.47%) CCNP
3 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.21%) CCVP
4 4 (4.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.05%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (1.05%) CCIP
5 1 (1.05%) MCSE
5 1 (1.05%) CCIE
5 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.05%) BICSI RCDD
5 1 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.42%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.42%) vSphere
4 5 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 9 (9.47%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (8.42%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (3.16%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.11%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (2.11%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.05%) Cacti
5 1 (1.05%) OpenView
5 1 (1.05%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 39 (41.05%) Cisco
2 36 (37.89%) Microsoft
3 20 (21.05%) VMware
4 13 (13.68%) Avaya
5 7 (7.37%) CheckPoint
6 6 (6.32%) Citrix
7 5 (5.26%) Polycom
8 4 (4.21%) Mitel
8 4 (4.21%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.21%) F5
9 3 (3.16%) Nortel
9 3 (3.16%) Siemens
10 2 (2.11%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.11%) HP
10 2 (2.11%) Intel
10 2 (2.11%) BT
10 2 (2.11%) Speakerbus
11 1 (1.05%) Veeam
11 1 (1.05%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.05%) IPFX
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