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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 191 150 183
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +33
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 34 69 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.57% 1.24% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% 4.52% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 30
Average salary £61,250 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £51,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.76% +8.42%
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
1769 1526 1456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.90% 27.43% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1100 1115
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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 -11 14 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Maidenhead -14 4 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Newbury -9 3 £60,000 +9.09%
Unified Communications
South East

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 29 (46.77%) Cisco
1 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 26 (41.94%) Lync
3 20 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (32.26%) Telecoms
4 19 (30.65%) CCNP
5 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (22.58%) Firewall
7 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
8 11 (17.74%) Windows
8 11 (17.74%) Finance
8 11 (17.74%) MCITP
9 10 (16.13%) Office 365
9 10 (16.13%) VoIP
10 9 (14.52%) PBX
10 9 (14.52%) VPN
10 9 (14.52%) MS Office
10 9 (14.52%) ITIL
10 9 (14.52%) MCSE
10 9 (14.52%) Project Management
11 8 (12.90%) MPLS
11 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
11 8 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (12.90%) Load Balancing
12 7 (11.29%) MCTS
12 7 (11.29%) Marketing
12 7 (11.29%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (11.29%) H.323
12 7 (11.29%) TOGAF
13 6 (9.68%) CCVP

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 26 (41.94%) Lync
2 6 (9.68%) Office Communications Server
2 6 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.61%) Apache
5 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Office 365
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.84%) IaaS
4 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.58%) Firewall
2 10 (16.13%) VoIP
3 9 (14.52%) PBX
3 9 (14.52%) VPN
4 8 (12.90%) MPLS
5 7 (11.29%) H.323
6 6 (9.68%) LAN
6 6 (9.68%) OSPF
6 6 (9.68%) BGP
6 6 (9.68%) Ethernet
6 6 (9.68%) PPP
6 6 (9.68%) WAN
6 6 (9.68%) xDSL
7 4 (6.45%) Network Security
8 3 (4.84%) IP Telephony
8 3 (4.84%) DNS
9 2 (3.23%) SMTP
9 2 (3.23%) DHCP
9 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.23%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) MySQL
General
1 20 (32.26%) Telecoms
2 11 (17.74%) Finance
3 7 (11.29%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Consultant
2 15 (24.19%) Architect
3 11 (17.74%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (11.29%) Network Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 5 (8.06%) Technical Architect
5 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Operations Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Network Operations Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Sales Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Network Support
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Solutions Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Head of Operations
8 2 (3.23%) Communications Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) OLE
1 1 (1.61%) XMPP
1 1 (1.61%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.23%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) CMDB
3 1 (1.61%) PKI
3 1 (1.61%) Statistics
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.61%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.23%) UNIX
3 1 (1.61%) CentOS
3 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.61%) Solaris
3 1 (1.61%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.52%) ITIL
1 9 (14.52%) Project Management
2 8 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (12.90%) Load Balancing
2 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
3 7 (11.29%) TOGAF
4 6 (9.68%) Change Management
5 5 (8.06%) Product Management
6 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (6.45%) SIEM
6 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.45%) Identity Management
7 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.84%) eTOM
8 2 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.23%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.23%) PRINCE
8 2 (3.23%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.23%) Validation
8 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) Python
2 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.61%) R
2 1 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (30.65%) CCNP
3 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (17.74%) MCITP
5 9 (14.52%) MCSE
6 7 (11.29%) MCTS
7 6 (9.68%) CCVP
7 6 (9.68%) CCNA
8 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
9 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (3.23%) CCDA
10 2 (3.23%) CCIE
10 2 (3.23%) PMP
10 2 (3.23%) PMI Certification
10 2 (3.23%) Degree
11 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (1.61%) MCSA
11 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) UAG
2 1 (1.61%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.61%) SCOM
2 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) Cisco
1 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) CheckPoint
2 5 (8.06%) HP
3 4 (6.45%) Juniper
3 4 (6.45%) Symantec
3 4 (6.45%) McAfee
3 4 (6.45%) Websense
3 4 (6.45%) Blue Coat
3 4 (6.45%) Fortinet
3 4 (6.45%) TippingPoint
3 4 (6.45%) F5
4 2 (3.23%) Mitel
4 2 (3.23%) Polycom
4 2 (3.23%) NetApp
4 2 (3.23%) Siemens
5 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.61%) Dell
5 1 (1.61%) EMC
5 1 (1.61%) Citrix
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