The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the London region that had Communications Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications Engineer
Rank 600 659 684
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 17 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.044% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.002% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 2
Median salary £38,163 £36,000 £39,723
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £36,000 £22,301
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £36,000 £57,145
UK excluding London median salary £24,500 - £29,000
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
36628 41767 43904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.77% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31751 35548 36537
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Communications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 26 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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
City of London - 1 £57,500 -
Communications Engineer
England

Communications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region featuring Communications Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (79.31%) Data Centre
2 22 (75.86%) Wireless
3 20 (68.97%) Network Security
4 18 (62.07%) Firewall
5 16 (55.17%) WAN
6 14 (48.28%) LAN
6 14 (48.28%) VPN
6 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (48.28%) Finance
7 13 (44.83%) Palo Alto
8 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (34.48%) Statistics
8 10 (34.48%) CCNP
9 9 (31.03%) CCNA
9 9 (31.03%) Cisco
9 9 (31.03%) MPLS
9 9 (31.03%) Internet
9 9 (31.03%) Asset Management
10 8 (27.59%) Retail
10 8 (27.59%) Fixed Income
10 8 (27.59%) Equities
10 8 (27.59%) Information Security
10 8 (27.59%) Financial Institution
10 8 (27.59%) DWDM
10 8 (27.59%) CheckPoint
10 8 (27.59%) Unified Communications
11 7 (24.14%) Migration
11 7 (24.14%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
12 6 (20.69%) Network Design

Communications Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (10.34%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) Wireless
2 20 (68.97%) Network Security
3 18 (62.07%) Firewall
4 16 (55.17%) WAN
5 14 (48.28%) LAN
5 14 (48.28%) VPN
6 9 (31.03%) Internet
6 9 (31.03%) MPLS
7 8 (27.59%) DWDM
7 8 (27.59%) Unified Communications
8 7 (24.14%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (20.69%) BGP
9 6 (20.69%) OSPF
10 5 (17.24%) DNS
10 5 (17.24%) HSRP
10 5 (17.24%) RIP
10 5 (17.24%) Structured Cabling
10 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
10 5 (17.24%) VRRP
11 4 (13.79%) Reverse Proxy
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Financial Institution
2 8 (27.59%) Retail
3 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Billing
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 23 (79.31%) Data Centre
2 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (34.48%) Statistics
3 8 (27.59%) Equities
3 8 (27.59%) Fixed Income
4 5 (17.24%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.45%) BYOD
6 1 (3.45%) Handset
6 1 (3.45%) iPhone
6 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Asset Management
2 8 (27.59%) Information Security
3 7 (24.14%) Migration
4 6 (20.69%) Network Design
5 5 (17.24%) Business Continuity
5 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (17.24%) Network Architecture
5 5 (17.24%) Network Management
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.90%) Service Management
8 1 (3.45%) High Availability
8 1 (3.45%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Perl
1 5 (17.24%) Python
1 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (34.48%) CCNP
3 9 (31.03%) CCNA
4 5 (17.24%) Degree
5 3 (10.34%) A+ Certification
5 3 (10.34%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) vCloud
1 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Palo Alto
2 9 (31.03%) Cisco
3 8 (27.59%) CheckPoint
4 5 (17.24%) Juniper
5 4 (13.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 4 (13.79%) Extreme Networks
6 3 (10.34%) Aruba
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.45%) Avaya
7 1 (3.45%) BT
7 1 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) Mitel
7 1 (3.45%) NetApp
7 1 (3.45%) Nortel
7 1 (3.45%) Red Box
7 1 (3.45%) Symantec
7 1 (3.45%) Veeam
7 1 (3.45%) VMware