The table below looks at the statistics for the Communications Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Communications Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications Manager
Rank 869 894 837
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Manager 29 39 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.032% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.034% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 35
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,350 £64,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,092 £52,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-35.06% +54.41%

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
104684 113642 104161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.51% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 86404 93317 86694
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Communications Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Communications Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Communications Manager
Salary Trend

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

Communications Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Communications Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Communications Manager over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 within the UK.

Communications Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Communications Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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 +22 27 £34,546 -18.71% 5
London +5 12 £45,000 +28.57% 1
East of England +15 8 £34,066 -28.28% 1
Hertfordshire +7 6 £34,066 -35.11%
Watford - 6 £34,066 -
City of London +41 4 £35,500 -11.25%
Yorkshire +6 3 £35,000 -39.13% 2
South East +18 2 £43,500 -17.14%
West Yorkshire +2 2 £35,000 -39.13% 2
South West -7 2 £34,092 -28.22%
West Midlands - 2 £32,500 -
East Midlands - 2 £32,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £34,092 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £32,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
Wakefield - 2 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £32,500 -
Northampton - 2 £32,500 - 1
Bedford - 2 £32,500 -
Coventry - 2 £32,500 -
Devizes - 2 £34,092 -
Hampshire +13 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Leeds +4 1 £35,000 -39.13%
York - 1 £35,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £37,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Doncaster - 1 £35,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £40,000 -
Bradford - 1 £35,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £35,000 -

Communications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Communications Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 19 (28.36%) Social Media
2 17 (25.37%) Marketing
2 17 (25.37%) Project Management
3 16 (23.88%) Degree
4 15 (22.39%) Unified Communications
5 13 (19.40%) Finance
5 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
6 12 (17.91%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (16.42%) Lync
7 11 (16.42%) Cisco
8 10 (14.93%) ITIL
9 9 (13.43%) MS Exchange
9 9 (13.43%) Avaya
9 9 (13.43%) Polycom
10 8 (11.94%) Billing
10 8 (11.94%) VoIP
10 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (10.45%) SEO
11 7 (10.45%) Google
11 7 (10.45%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (10.45%) Analytics
11 7 (10.45%) MobileIron
12 6 (8.96%) Resource Management
12 6 (8.96%) Google Analytics
12 6 (8.96%) Umbraco
12 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (5.97%) Banking
13 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
13 4 (5.97%) ERP
13 4 (5.97%) MS Excel

Communications Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Communications Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (16.42%) Lync
2 9 (13.43%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.96%) Umbraco
4 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.49%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Office
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.49%) InDesign
2 1 (1.49%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.39%) Unified Communications
2 8 (11.94%) VoIP
3 3 (4.48%) WAN
3 3 (4.48%) Intranet
3 3 (4.48%) LAN
4 1 (1.49%) PBX
4 1 (1.49%) WebEx
4 1 (1.49%) Nortel Meridian
4 1 (1.49%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
General
1 17 (25.37%) Marketing
2 13 (19.40%) Finance
3 8 (11.94%) Billing
4 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.97%) Banking
5 2 (2.99%) Publishing
6 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.49%) Law
6 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.49%) Back Office
6 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) HTML
2 1 (1.49%) CSS
2 1 (1.49%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.36%) Social Media
2 12 (17.91%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (5.97%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.48%) Psychology
4 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.99%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.99%) Blog
6 1 (1.49%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.49%) NHS
6 1 (1.49%) Statistics
6 1 (1.49%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Project Management
2 10 (14.93%) ITIL
3 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (10.45%) SEO
4 7 (10.45%) Analytics
5 6 (8.96%) Resource Management
5 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.97%) ERP
7 3 (4.48%) Time Management
7 3 (4.48%) Market Research
7 3 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.48%) Campaign Management
8 2 (2.99%) Business Transformation
8 2 (2.99%) CRM
8 2 (2.99%) Content Management
8 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.99%) Cyber Security
9 1 (1.49%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.49%) Business Continuity
9 1 (1.49%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.48%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) C
2 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (23.88%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) CCNP
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.49%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.42%) Cisco
3 9 (13.43%) Avaya
3 9 (13.43%) Polycom
4 7 (10.45%) MobileIron
4 7 (10.45%) Google
5 3 (4.48%) SAP
6 2 (2.99%) Adobe
7 1 (1.49%) Nortel
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle
7 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.49%) Acme Packet
7 1 (1.49%) Sonus
7 1 (1.49%) Facebook
7 1 (1.49%) Twitter
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