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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Comms Engineer
Rank - 157 156
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.035% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.036% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +20.00%
Communications Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3598 2747 2693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.85% 95.95% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2755 2229 2241
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Communications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Communications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Communications Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Communications Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Communications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (100.00%) Lync
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (66.67%) Polycom
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Mitel
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) H.323
2 2 (66.67%) Siemens
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) PBX
2 2 (66.67%) PSTN
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

Communications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Lync
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) H.323
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) PBX
2 2 (66.67%) PSTN
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Polycom
2 2 (66.67%) Mitel
2 2 (66.67%) Siemens