The table below looks at the statistics for the Communications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Comms Engineer
Rank 435 424 409
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 2 11 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.009% 0.052% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.055% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 31
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% +14.51%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20534 20105 21775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.05% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16099 16613 18648
Average salary £41,500 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.10% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,700 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Communications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Communications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Communications Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Communications Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Communications Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Berkshire +8 1 £45,000 -28.00%
Hampshire -4 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Surrey -8 1 £37,500 -22.68% 1
Communications Engineer
England

Communications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 (83.33%) Unified Communications
2 4 (66.67%) Lync
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) PBX
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) PSTN
5 1 (16.67%) SMTP
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Siemens
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (16.67%) OLE
5 1 (16.67%) H.323
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Mitel
5 1 (16.67%) Banking

Communications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 4 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Unified Communications
2 2 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (16.67%) PSTN
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) H.323
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) CMDB
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Siemens
2 1 (16.67%) Mitel
2 1 (16.67%) Polycom
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