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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 163 190 120
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -70
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 52 28 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.03% 0.51% 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.88% 1.78% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 89
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £28,600 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1339 1575 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.63% 28.85% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1030 1246
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
Bracknell +26 13 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Reading -12 12 £105,000 +78.72%
Newbury +9 6 £30,000 - 9
Slough +5 4 £62,500 +51.51%
Maidenhead +1 3 £65,000 +8.33%
Unified Communications
South East

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 48 (42.86%) Cisco
2 44 (39.29%) Telecoms
3 38 (33.93%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (26.79%) Microsoft
4 30 (26.79%) CCNP
5 28 (25.00%) Windows
6 26 (23.21%) VoIP
7 21 (18.75%) Lync
8 19 (16.96%) Marketing
9 17 (15.18%) Active Directory
9 17 (15.18%) ITIL
10 16 (14.29%) CCNA
10 16 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (14.29%) MPLS
10 16 (14.29%) Finance
11 15 (13.39%) Firewall
11 15 (13.39%) MS Exchange
12 14 (12.50%) VMware
12 14 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (11.61%) MCSE
13 13 (11.61%) TCP/IP
14 12 (10.71%) DNS
14 12 (10.71%) MCITP
14 12 (10.71%) Business Development
15 11 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (9.82%) Linux
15 11 (9.82%) BGP
15 11 (9.82%) OSPF
16 10 (8.93%) Juniper
16 10 (8.93%) Broadband

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 21 (18.75%) Lync
2 15 (13.39%) MS Exchange
3 8 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.68%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (2.68%) IIS
5 2 (1.79%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.79%) Railo
6 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.89%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) MS Office
2 4 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.79%) MS Project
4 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.68%) Office 365
2 2 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (23.21%) VoIP
2 16 (14.29%) MPLS
3 15 (13.39%) Firewall
4 13 (11.61%) TCP/IP
5 12 (10.71%) DNS
6 11 (9.82%) BGP
6 11 (9.82%) OSPF
7 10 (8.93%) Broadband
8 9 (8.04%) IPsec
8 9 (8.04%) VPN
8 9 (8.04%) PPP
8 9 (8.04%) EIGRP
9 8 (7.14%) 3G
9 8 (7.14%) LAN
9 8 (7.14%) 4G
10 7 (6.25%) Wireless
10 7 (6.25%) WAN
10 7 (6.25%) H.323
11 6 (5.36%) Internet
11 6 (5.36%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.57%) Data Mining
1 4 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.79%) MySQL
General
1 44 (39.29%) Telecoms
2 19 (16.96%) Marketing
3 16 (14.29%) Finance
4 6 (5.36%) Banking
5 5 (4.46%) Legal
6 3 (2.68%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.68%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (8.93%) Consultant
1 10 (8.93%) Network Engineer
1 10 (8.93%) Voice Engineer
2 8 (7.14%) Architect
3 7 (6.25%) Build Engineer
4 6 (5.36%) Sales Executive
4 6 (5.36%) Account Manager
4 6 (5.36%) IP Engineer
5 5 (4.46%) Design Engineer
5 5 (4.46%) Business Development Executive
5 5 (4.46%) Analyst
5 5 (4.46%) Project Manager
5 5 (4.46%) Support Engineer
6 4 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (3.57%) Network Team Leader
6 4 (3.57%) Team Leader
7 3 (2.68%) Telecoms Business Analyst
7 3 (2.68%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 3 (2.68%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (2.68%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.79%) Ajax
1 2 (1.79%) jQuery
2 1 (0.89%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (0.89%) XMPP
2 1 (0.89%) .NET
2 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.89%) COM+
2 1 (0.89%) Web Services
2 1 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.36%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (4.46%) Machine to Machine
4 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (2.68%) IPTV
5 3 (2.68%) DTV
6 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.79%) Clustering
7 1 (0.89%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.89%) User Experience
7 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.89%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.89%) Open Source
7 1 (0.89%) IVR
7 1 (0.89%) e-Health
7 1 (0.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.00%) Windows
2 11 (9.82%) Linux
3 9 (8.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (8.04%) UNIX
4 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.18%) ITIL
2 12 (10.71%) Business Development
3 10 (8.93%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (7.14%) DNA
4 8 (7.14%) Product Management
4 8 (7.14%) Network Management
4 8 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 7 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (6.25%) Network Design
6 6 (5.36%) Project Management
6 6 (5.36%) PRINCE2
6 6 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (5.36%) Load Balancing
7 5 (4.46%) Coaching
7 5 (4.46%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (4.46%) Programme Management
7 5 (4.46%) CRM
7 5 (4.46%) B2B
8 4 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.46%) Perl
1 5 (4.46%) Python
2 4 (3.57%) SQL
3 3 (2.68%) VBScript
4 2 (1.79%) CFML
4 2 (1.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.79%) PHP
4 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (33.93%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (26.79%) CCNP
3 16 (14.29%) CCNA
3 16 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (11.61%) MCSE
5 12 (10.71%) MCITP
6 10 (8.93%) CCVP
7 8 (7.14%) Degree
8 7 (6.25%) Security Cleared
8 7 (6.25%) MCTS
9 5 (4.46%) SC Cleared
10 4 (3.57%) CCIE
10 4 (3.57%) CCDP
10 4 (3.57%) CCIP
10 4 (3.57%) JNCIS
11 3 (2.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (2.68%) CCSP
12 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (1.79%) MCSA
13 1 (0.89%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.79%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.79%) SLA
2 2 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 17 (15.18%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.93%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.68%) vSphere
5 1 (0.89%) Xen
5 1 (0.89%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.89%) UAG
5 1 (0.89%) Kamailio
5 1 (0.89%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (8.93%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (4.46%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (3.57%) Netcool
4 3 (2.68%) AppManager
5 2 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.79%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.79%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.79%) vMotion
6 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (42.86%) Cisco
2 30 (26.79%) Microsoft
3 14 (12.50%) VMware
4 10 (8.93%) Juniper
5 7 (6.25%) Avaya
5 7 (6.25%) Nortel
6 6 (5.36%) CheckPoint
7 5 (4.46%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (4.46%) EMC
8 4 (3.57%) NetApp
8 4 (3.57%) Remedy
8 4 (3.57%) HP
8 4 (3.57%) Dell
8 4 (3.57%) Aruba
9 3 (2.68%) Polycom
9 3 (2.68%) SAP
9 3 (2.68%) NetIQ
10 2 (1.79%) Symantec
10 2 (1.79%) Oracle
10 2 (1.79%) Mitel
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, fle
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, fle
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Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, flexible benefits
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