The first table below looks at the demand for the Communications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Comms Engineer
Rank 188 184 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.024% 0.096% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+28.12% -
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3874 3983 3666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.72% 95.52% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3229 3446 3313
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Communications Engineer
North West

Communications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Communications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Communications Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Communications Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Communications Engineer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) Unified Communications

Communications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) VMware