The median annual salary for a Communications Manager was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 832 917 920
Rank change year-on-year +85 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Communications Manager 27 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.034% 0.018% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.019% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 14
Median salary £44,000 £38,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% -24.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £38,000 £34,092
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £48,035 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £51,235 £35,796
% change year-on-year -16.07% +43.13%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77326 94599 97418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.30% 96.46% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 64770 80048 80399
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Communications Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Communications Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +63 15 £62,500 +64.47% 4
Yorkshire - 6 £44,000 - 2
South East - 5 £43,000 - 1
North West -15 1 £35,000 -
Communications Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 18 (27.27%) Marketing
2 17 (25.76%) Service Delivery
3 13 (19.70%) VoIP
3 13 (19.70%) Finance
4 12 (18.18%) Service Management
4 12 (18.18%) Banking
5 10 (15.15%) XMPP
5 10 (15.15%) Degree
5 10 (15.15%) Cisco
5 10 (15.15%) CCIE
5 10 (15.15%) CCNP
5 10 (15.15%) C
5 10 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (15.15%) Cisco UCCE
5 10 (15.15%) Cisco UCCX
5 10 (15.15%) Palo Alto
6 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (10.61%) ITIL
7 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 5 (7.58%) Change Management
8 5 (7.58%) ATL
8 5 (7.58%) Internet
8 5 (7.58%) Campaign Analysis
9 4 (6.06%) NHS
9 4 (6.06%) CTI
9 4 (6.06%) Intranet
9 4 (6.06%) Project Management
9 4 (6.06%) Advertising
9 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
9 4 (6.06%) Copywriting

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 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) VoIP
2 5 (7.58%) Internet
3 4 (6.06%) CTI
3 4 (6.06%) Intranet
4 3 (4.55%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (4.55%) ISDN
4 3 (4.55%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Blockchain
General
1 18 (27.27%) Marketing
2 13 (19.70%) Finance
3 12 (18.18%) Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Advertising
4 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.55%) Retail
6 2 (3.03%) Law
6 2 (3.03%) Legal
7 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) XMPP
2 5 (7.58%) ATL
3 3 (4.55%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) NHS
2 3 (4.55%) Social Media
2 3 (4.55%) Social Network
2 3 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.03%) Fintech
3 2 (3.03%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.52%) Animation
4 1 (1.52%) Blog
4 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.52%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Service Delivery
2 12 (18.18%) Service Management
3 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 7 (10.61%) ITIL
5 5 (7.58%) Campaign Analysis
5 5 (7.58%) Change Management
6 4 (6.06%) Copywriting
6 4 (6.06%) Project Management
7 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.55%) DNA
7 3 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (4.55%) Multichannel Retail
7 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.55%) Programme Governance
7 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (4.55%) WFM
8 2 (3.03%) Brand Management
8 2 (3.03%) Business Transformation
8 2 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) CCIE
1 10 (15.15%) CCNP
1 10 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (15.15%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) ISEB
3 1 (1.52%) APMG
3 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) BS7799
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) Cisco UCCE
1 10 (15.15%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (4.55%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Cisco
1 10 (15.15%) Palo Alto
2 3 (4.55%) Avaya
2 3 (4.55%) NICE Systems
2 3 (4.55%) Nortel
2 3 (4.55%) SOTI
3 2 (3.03%) BT
3 2 (3.03%) HP
3 2 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) Twitter
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