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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications Manager
Rank 866 833 847
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Manager 39 40 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.038% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.040% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 29
Average salary £53,000 £40,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.50% -36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £34,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £78,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+47.33% -6.25%

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
107766 100404 111766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.30% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87262 83568 95286
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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 23 September 2014 within the UK.

Communications Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Communications Manager
Top 23 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 23 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
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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 38 £55,250 +38.12% 9
South East +3 21 £60,000 +66.89% 2
Berkshire +10 15 £60,000 -4.30%
London 0 13 £37,500 -28.57% 5
Maidenhead - 7 - -
City of London +18 6 £52,500 +5.00%
Slough - 5 £60,000 -
North West - 3 £37,500 -
Southampton -2 2 £34,500 +1.47% 2
Surrey -10 2 £57,500 -34.28%
Hampshire -13 2 £34,500 +1.47% 2
Lancashire - 2 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £56,500 -
Reading - 2 £77,500 -
Oxford - 2 £56,500 -
Coventry -14 1 £37,500 -
West Midlands -17 1 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Scotland - 1 £34,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £22,500 -
Manchester - 1 £37,500 -
Paisley - 1 £34,000 -
Preston - 1 £37,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £34,000 -

Communications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 32 (41.03%) Marketing
2 19 (24.36%) Project Management
2 19 (24.36%) Social Media
3 15 (19.23%) Telecoms
4 14 (17.95%) PRINCE2
4 14 (17.95%) Unified Communications
5 13 (16.67%) Degree
5 13 (16.67%) ITIL
6 12 (15.38%) Finance
6 12 (15.38%) CRM
7 11 (14.10%) MS Exchange
7 11 (14.10%) PBX
7 11 (14.10%) Polycom
7 11 (14.10%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (14.10%) Lync
7 11 (14.10%) Digital Media
8 10 (12.82%) TCP/IP
8 10 (12.82%) DNS
8 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
8 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (12.82%) Mitel
8 10 (12.82%) Firewall
9 9 (11.54%) Internet
9 9 (11.54%) MPLS
9 9 (11.54%) Blackberry
9 9 (11.54%) DHCP
9 9 (11.54%) MCSE
9 9 (11.54%) Windows
10 8 (10.26%) HTML
10 8 (10.26%) MCSA

Communications Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 (14.10%) MS Exchange
1 11 (14.10%) Lync
1 11 (14.10%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (8.97%) Drupal
2 7 (8.97%) CMS
3 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.28%) IIS
5 1 (1.28%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.28%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.28%) WordPress
5 1 (1.28%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.95%) Unified Communications
2 11 (14.10%) PBX
3 10 (12.82%) TCP/IP
3 10 (12.82%) DNS
3 10 (12.82%) Firewall
4 9 (11.54%) Internet
4 9 (11.54%) MPLS
4 9 (11.54%) DHCP
5 8 (10.26%) VPN
5 8 (10.26%) SMTP
5 8 (10.26%) PSTN
5 8 (10.26%) 3G
5 8 (10.26%) 4G
5 8 (10.26%) H.323
6 7 (8.97%) Broadband
7 4 (5.13%) VoIP
7 4 (5.13%) Intranet
7 4 (5.13%) Network Security
8 2 (2.56%) PABX
8 2 (2.56%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
General
1 32 (41.03%) Marketing
2 15 (19.23%) Telecoms
3 12 (15.38%) Finance
4 8 (10.26%) Legal
5 7 (8.97%) Advertising
6 3 (3.85%) Publishing
7 2 (2.56%) Games
7 2 (2.56%) Retail
8 1 (1.28%) Billing
8 1 (1.28%) Law
8 1 (1.28%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.26%) HTML
2 1 (1.28%) ATL
2 1 (1.28%) CSS
2 1 (1.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Social Media
2 11 (14.10%) Digital Media
3 9 (11.54%) Blackberry
4 8 (10.26%) PKI
5 7 (8.97%) Smartphone
6 4 (5.13%) E-Learning
6 4 (5.13%) User Experience
7 3 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (3.85%) Visualisation
7 3 (3.85%) Copywriting
7 3 (3.85%) Blog
7 3 (3.85%) Animation
8 2 (2.56%) Life Science
8 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.28%) NHS
9 1 (1.28%) iPhone
9 1 (1.28%) RIA
9 1 (1.28%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Windows
2 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.28%) UNIX
3 1 (1.28%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) Project Management
2 14 (17.95%) PRINCE2
3 13 (16.67%) ITIL
4 12 (15.38%) CRM
5 8 (10.26%) SEO
5 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (10.26%) Load Balancing
5 8 (10.26%) ITIL V3
6 7 (8.97%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (8.97%) Content Management
7 6 (7.69%) Product Marketing
8 5 (6.41%) Email Marketing
8 5 (6.41%) Product Management
8 5 (6.41%) Telemarketing
8 5 (6.41%) Service Management
8 5 (6.41%) B2B
9 4 (5.13%) Change Management
9 4 (5.13%) Line Management
10 3 (3.85%) Campaign Management
10 3 (3.85%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.97%) PowerHouse
2 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Degree
2 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (11.54%) MCSE
4 8 (10.26%) MCSA
4 8 (10.26%) MCTS
4 8 (10.26%) MCITP
5 5 (6.41%) Postgraduate
6 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.85%) CCNA
7 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.28%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.28%) CISSP
8 1 (1.28%) CCNP
8 1 (1.28%) CNE
8 1 (1.28%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) UAG
2 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.56%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 11 (14.10%) Polycom
2 10 (12.82%) Mitel
2 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.26%) Siemens
4 7 (8.97%) Cisco
5 5 (6.41%) NetSuite
5 5 (6.41%) HubSpot
6 4 (5.13%) Avaya
7 3 (3.85%) F5
7 3 (3.85%) Facebook
8 1 (1.28%) Verint
8 1 (1.28%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.28%) Sonus
8 1 (1.28%) Dialogic
8 1 (1.28%) Juniper
8 1 (1.28%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (1.28%) SAP
8 1 (1.28%) SunGard
8 1 (1.28%) HP
8 1 (1.28%) Lotus
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