The table below looks at the statistics for the Communications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Communications Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Comms Engineer
Rank 185 211 181
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 13 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.28% 0.079% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.082% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £52,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +22.09%
Communications Engineer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4587 4866 3739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.29% 96.43% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3585 3966 2998
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Communications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Communications Engineer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Communications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Communications Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Communications Engineer across the West Yorkshire region.

Communications Engineer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Communications Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds +18 13 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Communications Engineer
Yorkshire

Communications Engineer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Communications Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) LAN
1 14 (100.00%) WAN
1 14 (100.00%) Unified Communications
2 13 (92.86%) Lync
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
4 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
5 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
7 5 (35.71%) Cyber Security
8 4 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (21.43%) CCNP
9 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (14.29%) ITIL
11 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
11 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
11 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
11 1 (7.14%) Tandberg

Communications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Communications Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (92.86%) Lync
2 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) LAN
1 14 (100.00%) WAN
1 14 (100.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Cyber Security
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (21.43%) CCNP
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Tandberg
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