Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Communications Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Communications Manager
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1067 1136 1247
Rank change year-on-year +69 +111 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Manager 81 53 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.048% 0.030% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.031% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 46 38 22
England median annual salary £45,000 £70,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.71% +100.00% -17.65%
10th Percentile £23,125 £37,263 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £112,500 £49,725
UK median annual salary £43,750 £63,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year -31.37% +82.14% -17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 159903 171823 198391
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 129207 145031 166378
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Communications Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Communications Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Communications Manager in England

Communications Manager
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Communications Manager in England.

Salary trend for Communications Manager in England

Communications Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Communications Manager in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Communications Manager in England

Communications Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Communications Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +15 53 £72,500 - 2
East of England - 10 £39,000 -
North of England +10 9 £35,000 -50.00% 1
Yorkshire - 7 £35,000 - 1
Midlands +34 5 £42,500 -
West Midlands +16 5 £42,500 -
South East +56 2 £31,125 -11.07% 2
North West -2 2 - -
South West - 2 - -
Communications Manager
UK

Communications Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Communications Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Communications Manager in the job title.

1 24 (29.63%) Finance
2 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.99%) WAN
3 17 (20.99%) CCNP
3 17 (20.99%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (19.75%) Data Centre
4 16 (19.75%) Unified Communications
5 15 (18.52%) Network Security
5 15 (18.52%) Network Virtualisation
5 15 (18.52%) Firewall
5 15 (18.52%) LAN
6 14 (17.28%) VPN
6 14 (17.28%) CCIE
6 14 (17.28%) CheckPoint
6 14 (17.28%) DWDM
6 14 (17.28%) MPLS
6 14 (17.28%) Wireless
6 14 (17.28%) Palo Alto
6 14 (17.28%) Video Conferencing
6 14 (17.28%) Statistics
7 13 (16.05%) Machine Learning
7 13 (16.05%) Push Notifications
7 13 (16.05%) Change Management
7 13 (16.05%) Banking
7 13 (16.05%) SMS
7 13 (16.05%) Collaborative Working
8 12 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (14.81%) Adobe
8 12 (14.81%) Data Management
8 12 (14.81%) WebTrends

Communications Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.94%) CMS
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (14.81%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.81%) Adobe Analytics
1 12 (14.81%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.70%) Yammer
3 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.99%) WAN
2 16 (19.75%) Unified Communications
3 15 (18.52%) Firewall
3 15 (18.52%) LAN
3 15 (18.52%) Network Security
4 14 (17.28%) DWDM
4 14 (17.28%) MPLS
4 14 (17.28%) VPN
4 14 (17.28%) Wireless
5 13 (16.05%) SMS
6 3 (3.70%) Intranet
7 1 (1.23%) CTI
7 1 (1.23%) DHCP
7 1 (1.23%) DNS
7 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 24 (29.63%) Finance
2 13 (16.05%) Banking
3 9 (11.11%) Marketing
4 3 (3.70%) Back Office
4 3 (3.70%) Brand Awareness
4 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.47%) Advertising
6 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) CSS
1 4 (4.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Data Centre
2 14 (17.28%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (7.41%) Social Media
3 6 (7.41%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.70%) Tandem
5 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.47%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.52%) Network Virtualisation
3 14 (17.28%) Statistics
4 13 (16.05%) Change Management
4 13 (16.05%) Collaborative Working
4 13 (16.05%) Machine Learning
4 13 (16.05%) Push Notifications
5 12 (14.81%) Analytics
5 12 (14.81%) Customer Engagement
5 12 (14.81%) Customer-Centricity
5 12 (14.81%) Data Management
5 12 (14.81%) KYC
6 11 (13.58%) Service Delivery
7 8 (9.88%) Service Management
8 7 (8.64%) Coaching
8 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.94%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.94%) Process Management
9 4 (4.94%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 17 (20.99%) CCNP
1 17 (20.99%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (17.28%) CCIE
3 8 (9.88%) Degree
4 2 (2.47%) CCNA
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) CheckPoint
1 14 (17.28%) Palo Alto
2 12 (14.81%) Adobe
2 12 (14.81%) Google
2 12 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (14.81%) Tableau
3 4 (4.94%) SAP
4 2 (2.47%) Capita
4 2 (2.47%) Cisco
4 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.23%) Avaya
5 1 (1.23%) Facebook
5 1 (1.23%) Twitter