The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Comms Engineer
Rank 448 433 427
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 3 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.012% 0.022% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.023% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 14
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22768 21308 23387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 94.93% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18193 17655 20251
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Communications Engineer
England

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 2 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire 0 1 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Communications Engineer
England

Communications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) Unified Communications
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (35.71%) Lync
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (35.71%) CCNP
4 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
4 5 (35.71%) PBX
4 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 5 (35.71%) CCVP
4 5 (35.71%) Wireless
4 5 (35.71%) MGCP
4 5 (35.71%) H.323
5 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 4 (28.57%) VoIP
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) LDAP
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) CCNA
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (35.71%) Lync
1 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) Unified Communications
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) PBX
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 5 (35.71%) Wireless
3 5 (35.71%) MGCP
3 5 (35.71%) H.323
4 4 (28.57%) VoIP
4 4 (28.57%) LDAP
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) SAN
5 3 (21.43%) MPLS
5 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 3 (21.43%) SSL
5 3 (21.43%) SMTP
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (21.43%) Asterisk PBX
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Open Source
1 3 (21.43%) iPad
1 3 (21.43%) iPhone
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Phone
2 3 (21.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (35.71%) CCNP
1 5 (35.71%) CCVP
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) MCITP
3 2 (14.29%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) MCP
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco UCCX
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
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