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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications Manager
Rank 874 888 833
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Manager 23 43 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.037% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.039% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 41
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £43,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.67%

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
103565 111265 102717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85635 90958 85091
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 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 July 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 28 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 +21 21 £35,000 -6.66% 7
East of England +18 9 £34,066 -28.28%
London -3 5 £47,250 +35.00% 2
West Yorkshire +15 4 £35,000 -33.33%
Yorkshire +3 4 £35,000 -33.33%
Wakefield - 4 £35,000 -
South East +25 3 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Hertfordshire +2 3 £34,066 -35.11%
Bedfordshire - 3 £32,500 -
Watford - 3 £34,066 -
Northampton - 3 £32,500 -
Brentwood - 3 - -
Coventry - 3 £32,500 -
Bedford - 3 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £32,500 - 1
Essex - 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 £32,500 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £32,500 -
Berkshire -6 2 £47,500 -13.63% 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
City of London +14 1 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Leeds +2 1 £35,000 -33.33%
Barnsley - 1 £35,000 -
Bradford - 1 £35,000 -
Doncaster - 1 £35,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £40,000 -
Halifax - 1 £35,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £35,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £37,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -

Communications Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 20 (29.85%) Social Media
2 19 (28.36%) Unified Communications
3 17 (25.37%) Marketing
3 17 (25.37%) Degree
4 16 (23.88%) Cisco
5 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
6 14 (20.90%) Project Management
6 14 (20.90%) Video Conferencing
7 12 (17.91%) Cisco CUCM
7 12 (17.91%) Finance
8 11 (16.42%) Lync
8 11 (16.42%) Polycom
9 10 (14.93%) ITIL
10 9 (13.43%) MS Exchange
10 9 (13.43%) Avaya
11 8 (11.94%) VoIP
12 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (10.45%) SEO
12 7 (10.45%) Google
12 7 (10.45%) Billing
12 7 (10.45%) Analytics
12 7 (10.45%) MobileIron
13 6 (8.96%) Umbraco
13 6 (8.96%) Time Management
13 6 (8.96%) Resource Management
13 6 (8.96%) Google Analytics
13 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (7.46%) Telecoms
15 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
15 4 (5.97%) Digital Media

Communications Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.49%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.97%) MS Office
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 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.36%) Unified Communications
2 8 (11.94%) VoIP
3 3 (4.48%) LAN
3 3 (4.48%) WAN
4 2 (2.99%) Nortel Meridian
4 2 (2.99%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (2.99%) IP Telephony
4 2 (2.99%) PBX
5 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
General
1 17 (25.37%) Marketing
2 12 (17.91%) Finance
3 7 (10.45%) Billing
4 5 (7.46%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.48%) Banking
6 2 (2.99%) Publishing
7 1 (1.49%) Back Office
7 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.49%) Law
7 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.49%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) XMPP
1 2 (2.99%) HTML
2 1 (1.49%) CSS
2 1 (1.49%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.85%) Social Media
2 14 (20.90%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (5.97%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.48%) Smartcard
4 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.48%) Psychology
5 2 (2.99%) Blog
5 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.99%) NHS
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.49%) User Experience
6 1 (1.49%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.49%) Statistics
6 1 (1.49%) Copywriting
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) Project Management
2 10 (14.93%) ITIL
3 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (10.45%) SEO
3 7 (10.45%) Analytics
4 6 (8.96%) Time Management
4 6 (8.96%) Resource Management
4 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.48%) CRM
5 3 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (4.48%) Market Research
5 3 (4.48%) Campaign Management
5 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.99%) Content Management
6 2 (2.99%) Cyber Security
6 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.49%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.49%) ERP
7 1 (1.49%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.48%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) C
2 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.97%) CCNP
3 2 (2.99%) CCVP
3 2 (2.99%) CCIE
3 2 (2.99%) CCNA
3 2 (2.99%) CCDA
4 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (17.91%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (4.48%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.49%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 16 (23.88%) Cisco
2 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.42%) Polycom
4 9 (13.43%) Avaya
5 7 (10.45%) Google
5 7 (10.45%) MobileIron
6 2 (2.99%) Adobe
6 2 (2.99%) Nortel
7 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle
7 1 (1.49%) Sonus
7 1 (1.49%) Acme Packet
7 1 (1.49%) Facebook
7 1 (1.49%) Twitter
Manchester
Manchester Metropolitan University
Salary: £39,685 to £45,954 plus many benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Ofgem
Salary: £31,500 - £38,600
Posted: 7 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 24 days ago