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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Comms Engineer
Rank 617 607 619
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 13 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.031% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.033% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 7
Average salary £52,500 £53,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £42,750 £40,300
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £62,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -3.61%
Communications Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41068 41891 44489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.90% 93.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35022 34487 38469
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Communications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Communications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Communications Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Communications Engineer Salary Trend in London

Communications Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Communications Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Communications Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Communications Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +12 6 £40,000 -30.43% 2
Communications Engineer
England

Communications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco
3 7 (41.18%) CCNA
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (29.41%) VoIP
5 5 (29.41%) VMware
5 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (29.41%) Unified Communications
6 4 (23.53%) LAN
6 4 (23.53%) CCNP
6 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
6 4 (23.53%) CCVP
7 3 (17.65%) Firewall
7 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (17.65%) Lync
8 2 (11.76%) ITIL
8 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
8 2 (11.76%) WLAN
8 2 (11.76%) WAN
8 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (11.76%) BT
8 2 (11.76%) Finance
8 2 (11.76%) CCTV
8 2 (11.76%) Speakerbus
8 2 (11.76%) Network Security
8 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA

Communications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (17.65%) Lync
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) VoIP
1 5 (29.41%) Unified Communications
2 4 (23.53%) LAN
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (11.76%) WLAN
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
5 1 (5.88%) SAN
5 1 (5.88%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) CCTV
1 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (11.76%) Kindle
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
2 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (41.18%) CCNA
3 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (23.53%) CCNP
4 4 (23.53%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
1 1 (5.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Speakerbus
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) BT
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Veeam
5 1 (5.88%) Symantec
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