The first table below looks at the demand for the Communications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Comms Engineer
Rank - 133 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.09% +7.50%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2251 2030 2238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.33% 94.51% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1675 1632 1939
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £64,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Communications Engineer
Berkshire

Communications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Communications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Communications Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Communications Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Communications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) PBX
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Lync
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone
2 2 (66.67%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP

Communications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) PBX
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
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
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone
2 2 (66.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft