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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Comms Engineer
Rank - 214 227
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Engineer 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.095% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.100% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.84%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £38,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +12.59%
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
7123 5008 5617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.53% 94.69% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5657 3972 4627
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Lync
1 6 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (50.00%) SCOM
4 2 (33.33%) Polycom
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) H.323
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
4 2 (33.33%) Mitel
4 2 (33.33%) SMTP
4 2 (33.33%) PBX
4 2 (33.33%) PSTN
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) VPN

Communications Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Lync
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (66.67%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) H.323
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) PBX
3 2 (33.33%) PSTN
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Polycom
2 2 (33.33%) Mitel
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Siemens