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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Comms Analyst
Rank 892 855 -
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Analyst 12 24 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.022% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.023% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 0
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £29,000 -
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -

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
107528 102254 109513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.52% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 87765 84921 93187
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014 within the UK.

Communications Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Communications Analyst
Top 10 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 21 October 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
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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 -25 12 £52,500 +50.00% 3
London -25 5 £56,250 +60.71%
Yorkshire - 4 £42,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 - - 1
Bradford - 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 £36,000 - 2
Coventry - 1 £36,000 - 1
Manchester - 1 £19,500 -
Birmingham - 1 - - 1
North West - 1 £19,500 -

Communications Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) CCNA
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (40.00%) CCNP
4 7 (35.00%) Law
4 7 (35.00%) IP Telephony
4 7 (35.00%) Windows
5 6 (30.00%) WAN
5 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (30.00%) Unified Communications
6 5 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (25.00%) HP
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) LAN
6 5 (25.00%) HNC
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (20.00%) Avaya
7 4 (20.00%) Genesys
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (20.00%) Lync
8 3 (15.00%) Verint
8 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (15.00%) Wireless
8 3 (15.00%) Cisco IPT
8 3 (15.00%) CISSP
8 3 (15.00%) VoIP

Communications Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 4 (20.00%) Lync
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) IP Telephony
2 6 (30.00%) WAN
2 6 (30.00%) Unified Communications
3 5 (25.00%) LAN
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (15.00%) Wireless
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (15.00%) VoIP
5 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.00%) Internet
6 2 (10.00%) BGP
6 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (5.00%) MPLS
7 1 (5.00%) OSPF
7 1 (5.00%) Firewall
7 1 (5.00%) Symposium
7 1 (5.00%) PBX
7 1 (5.00%) VPN
7 1 (5.00%) SAN
General
1 7 (35.00%) Law
2 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) Network Design
3 2 (10.00%) Communications Security
3 2 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
4 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CCNA
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (40.00%) CCNP
3 5 (25.00%) HNC
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (15.00%) CISSP
6 1 (5.00%) CCVP
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) HND
6 1 (5.00%) MCSE
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco
2 5 (25.00%) HP
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Avaya
3 4 (20.00%) Genesys
4 3 (15.00%) Verint
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
5 2 (10.00%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.00%) Apple
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Salary: Dependent upon experience
Posted: 19 days ago