The table below looks at the statistics for the Communications Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Comms Engineer
Rank 248 253 215
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.044% 0.014% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.014% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £42,000 £60,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +114.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +46.66%
Communications Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6526 6932 5001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.14% 96.29% 94.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5369 5461 3943
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Communications Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Communications Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Communications Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Communications Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Communications Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
West Yorkshire +5 2 £41,000 -31.66%
South Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Communications Engineer
England

Communications Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 24 (92.31%) Unified Communications
2 23 (88.46%) Lync
2 23 (88.46%) LAN
2 23 (88.46%) WAN
2 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
3 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
4 16 (61.54%) MS Exchange
4 16 (61.54%) Cisco
5 15 (57.69%) MS Excel
6 11 (42.31%) SQL
6 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
7 10 (38.46%) Cyber Security
8 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (26.92%) ITIL
9 7 (26.92%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (15.38%) Tandberg
11 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
11 4 (15.38%) Telepresence
12 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
13 2 (7.69%) Service Management
13 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
13 2 (7.69%) CCNP
13 2 (7.69%) CCNA
14 1 (3.85%) SCCP
14 1 (3.85%) H.323
14 1 (3.85%) Cisco UCCX
14 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
14 1 (3.85%) PABX

Communications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the 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 23 (88.46%) Lync
2 16 (61.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (57.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) Unified Communications
2 23 (88.46%) LAN
2 23 (88.46%) WAN
3 4 (15.38%) Telepresence
4 1 (3.85%) PABX
4 1 (3.85%) SCCP
4 1 (3.85%) H.323
4 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Cyber Security
2 7 (26.92%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
5 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) CCNP
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
2 16 (61.54%) Cisco
3 4 (15.38%) Tandberg