The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 182 170 172
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 52 55 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.01% 0.99% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.84% 3.42% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35 51 48
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -10.00%
Unified Communications
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1354 1608 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.27% 28.96% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1055 1113
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Berkshire

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Reading +5 12 £38,500 +18.46%
Maidenhead -3 6 - -
Slough +2 5 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Bracknell 0 4 £45,000 +44.00% 3
Windsor - 2 £70,000 -
Unified Communications
South East

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Unified Communications also 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 that cited Unified Communications.

1 68 (64.76%) Cisco
2 43 (40.95%) Cisco CUCM
3 40 (38.10%) Cisco UCCX
4 39 (37.14%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (36.19%) CCNP
6 36 (34.29%) Microsoft
7 34 (32.38%) Skype for Business
8 30 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 25 (23.81%) Telecoms
10 24 (22.86%) H.323
11 23 (21.90%) CCVP
12 22 (20.95%) Firewall
12 22 (20.95%) MGCP
13 21 (20.00%) WAN
13 21 (20.00%) CCNP Voice
14 20 (19.05%) Windows
14 20 (19.05%) Cisco UCCE
14 20 (19.05%) XMPP
14 20 (19.05%) Risk Analysis
15 19 (18.10%) Root Cause Analysis
15 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
15 19 (18.10%) DHCP
16 18 (17.14%) MPLS
16 18 (17.14%) WebEx
16 18 (17.14%) Cisco IPT
17 17 (16.19%) Degree
17 17 (16.19%) Security Cleared
17 17 (16.19%) LAN
17 17 (16.19%) ITIL
18 16 (15.24%) Migration

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Unified Communications also 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 that cited Unified Communications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (32.38%) Skype for Business
2 13 (12.38%) MS Exchange
3 9 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
5 5 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2000
5 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.81%) IIS
7 3 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (18.10%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.52%) MS Office
3 4 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.29%) Office 365
2 6 (5.71%) IaaS
3 2 (1.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (22.86%) H.323
2 22 (20.95%) Firewall
2 22 (20.95%) MGCP
3 21 (20.00%) WAN
4 19 (18.10%) DHCP
5 18 (17.14%) Cisco IPT
5 18 (17.14%) MPLS
5 18 (17.14%) WebEx
6 17 (16.19%) LAN
7 15 (14.29%) PBX
8 14 (13.33%) Cisco ICM
9 13 (12.38%) DNS
9 13 (12.38%) IP Telephony
9 13 (12.38%) Wireless
10 12 (11.43%) VPN
11 10 (9.52%) Ethernet
11 10 (9.52%) VoIP
12 9 (8.57%) CTI
13 8 (7.62%) TCP/IP
14 7 (6.67%) OSPF
General
1 25 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 13 (12.38%) Finance
3 12 (11.43%) Billing
4 6 (5.71%) Marketing
5 4 (3.81%) Brand Awareness
5 4 (3.81%) Legal
6 2 (1.90%) Banking
7 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (20.95%) Consultant
2 15 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 12 (11.43%) Cisco Engineer
4 11 (10.48%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 10 (9.52%) Cisco Consultant
5 10 (9.52%) Voice Engineer
6 8 (7.62%) Unified Communications Manager
7 7 (6.67%) Cisco Support
8 6 (5.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (5.71%) Lync Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Network Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Presales Consultant
8 6 (5.71%) Senior Manager
8 6 (5.71%) Senior Service Manager
8 6 (5.71%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
8 6 (5.71%) Service Manager
8 6 (5.71%) Services Delivery Manager
9 5 (4.76%) Communications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.05%) XMPP
2 12 (11.43%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.38%) Driving Licence
3 11 (10.48%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 10 (9.52%) Data Centre
5 9 (8.57%) Clustering
5 9 (8.57%) IVR
6 8 (7.62%) Mathematics
7 5 (4.76%) Blackberry
8 4 (3.81%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (1.90%) Handset
10 1 (0.95%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.95%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.05%) Windows
2 15 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 9 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.81%) HPUX
4 4 (3.81%) Linux
4 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.81%) Solaris
4 4 (3.81%) Unix
4 4 (3.81%) Windows 10
4 4 (3.81%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.05%) Risk Analysis
2 19 (18.10%) Root Cause Analysis
3 17 (16.19%) ITIL
4 16 (15.24%) Migration
5 15 (14.29%) Presales
6 11 (10.48%) Project Management
7 10 (9.52%) Logistics
8 8 (7.62%) Risk Management
8 8 (7.62%) Service Management
9 7 (6.67%) B2B
9 7 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (6.67%) ITIL V3
10 6 (5.71%) Business Development
10 6 (5.71%) Cisco ICM Scripting
10 6 (5.71%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.71%) WAN Optimisation
11 5 (4.76%) Channel Management
11 5 (4.76%) CRM
11 5 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
12 4 (3.81%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.76%) PowerShell
1 5 (4.76%) SQL
2 4 (3.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 39 (37.14%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (36.19%) CCNP
3 23 (21.90%) CCVP
4 21 (20.00%) CCNP Voice
5 17 (16.19%) Degree
5 17 (16.19%) Security Cleared
6 15 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (11.43%) MCSE
7 12 (11.43%) SC Cleared
8 6 (5.71%) CCNA
9 5 (4.76%) DV Cleared
9 5 (4.76%) MCITP
9 5 (4.76%) MCP
9 5 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (3.81%) CCIE
11 2 (1.90%) CCDA
11 2 (1.90%) CCDP
11 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.95%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.57%) SLA
2 3 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 30 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.43%) vSphere
3 10 (9.52%) VMware ESX
3 10 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (4.76%) Terminal Services
4 5 (4.76%) XenApp
5 4 (3.81%) ISA Server
5 4 (3.81%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 43 (40.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 40 (38.10%) Cisco UCCX
3 20 (19.05%) Cisco UCCE
4 9 (8.57%) Backup Exec
5 6 (5.71%) Cisco IPCC
6 5 (4.76%) NetBackup
6 5 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (4.76%) SCOM
7 4 (3.81%) SCCM
8 1 (0.95%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 68 (64.76%) Cisco
2 36 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 15 (14.29%) Red Box
4 14 (13.33%) HP
5 13 (12.38%) Avaya
6 12 (11.43%) Juniper
6 12 (11.43%) Riverbed
7 11 (10.48%) Polycom
7 11 (10.48%) VMware
8 10 (9.52%) IBM
9 9 (8.57%) CheckPoint
9 9 (8.57%) Citrix
10 6 (5.71%) Aruba
10 6 (5.71%) Ipanema Technologies
11 5 (4.76%) arcserve
11 5 (4.76%) Symantec
12 4 (3.81%) Dell
12 4 (3.81%) EMC
12 4 (3.81%) NetApp
12 4 (3.81%) Red Hat
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