The first table below looks at the demand for the Communications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 29 July 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Comms Engineer
Rank 164 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +10.00%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3495 3104 2938
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.77% 95.27% 92.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2287 2047 2046
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Communications Engineer
UK

Communications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Communications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Communications Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Communications Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Communications Engineer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
1 12 (92.31%) IIS
1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
1 12 (92.31%) PRINCE2
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) MCSE
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (92.31%) SAN
1 12 (92.31%) MOF
1 12 (92.31%) MCITP
1 12 (92.31%) iSCSI
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (92.31%) Lync
1 12 (92.31%) Unified Communications
1 12 (92.31%) Fibre Channel

Communications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (92.31%) IIS
1 12 (92.31%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) SAN
1 12 (92.31%) iSCSI
1 12 (92.31%) Unified Communications
1 12 (92.31%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) ITIL
1 12 (92.31%) PRINCE2
1 12 (92.31%) MOF
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) MCSE
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (92.31%) MCITP
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft