The table below looks at the statistics for the Communications Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Communications Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Comms Analyst
Rank 879 924 863
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Analyst 16 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.002% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.002% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 14
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

Communications Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Communications Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Communications Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Communications Analyst within the UK.

Communications Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Communications Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Communications Analyst over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 within the UK.

Communications Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Communications Analyst
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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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
England +35 16 £51,250 +2.50%
London +28 11 £55,000 +10.00%
City of London +38 4 £53,750 +7.50%
South East - 4 £32,500 -
Berkshire - 4 £32,500 -
Slough - 2 £33,750 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -

Communications Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Communications Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 13 (52.00%) Mitel
1 13 (52.00%) Video Conferencing
2 12 (48.00%) Lync
2 12 (48.00%) Unified Communications
2 12 (48.00%) Law
2 12 (48.00%) Cisco
2 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 12 (48.00%) Windows
3 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (28.00%) Workflow
5 5 (20.00%) Finance
5 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (16.00%) Time Management
6 4 (16.00%) Polycom
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (16.00%) vSphere
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (12.00%) WAN Optimisation
7 3 (12.00%) Riverbed
7 3 (12.00%) Marketing
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (12.00%) Firewall
7 3 (12.00%) Wireless

Communications Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Communications Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (48.00%) Lync
2 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) WAN
3 3 (12.00%) Internet
3 3 (12.00%) BGP
3 3 (12.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
3 3 (12.00%) Wireless
3 3 (12.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (8.00%) Network Security
4 2 (8.00%) Skype
4 2 (8.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) VoIP
5 1 (4.00%) DHCP
5 1 (4.00%) VPN
5 1 (4.00%) DNS
5 1 (4.00%) SSL
5 1 (4.00%) Intranet
5 1 (4.00%) VLAN
General
1 12 (48.00%) Law
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
3 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (12.00%) Publishing
4 3 (12.00%) Marketing
5 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Life Science
3 1 (4.00%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Workflow
3 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (16.00%) Time Management
4 3 (12.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (12.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Network Design
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) CCNA
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) CISSP
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Mitel
2 12 (48.00%) Cisco
3 11 (44.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) Polycom
5 3 (12.00%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.00%) Sonus
6 1 (4.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) Nortel
6 1 (4.00%) Juniper
6 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.00%) Remedy