The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 111 116 122
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 15 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.78% 0.69% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.28% 3.85% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 1
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Unified Communications
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
239 312 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 12.42% 17.88% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 225 200 237
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Bristol

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Bristol

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 11 (50.00%) Cisco
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (50.00%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) JNCIE
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) CCIE
2 9 (40.91%) Juniper
2 9 (40.91%) Load Balancing
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (40.91%) Barracuda Networks
2 9 (40.91%) F5
3 8 (36.36%) Network Management
3 8 (36.36%) Open Source
3 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (36.36%) B2B
3 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 8 (36.36%) Network Design
4 7 (31.82%) Lync
5 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (18.18%) Office 365
6 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) Windows
6 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (13.64%) LAN
7 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) Project Management
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 7 (31.82%) Lync
3 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Firewall
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (13.64%) LAN
4 2 (9.09%) Wireless
4 2 (9.09%) VoIP
4 2 (9.09%) SAN
5 1 (4.55%) MPLS
5 1 (4.55%) WAN
5 1 (4.55%) SMTP
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) DNS
5 1 (4.55%) NAS
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Communications Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Network Support
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) XMPP
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) UNIX
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Load Balancing
2 8 (36.36%) Network Management
2 8 (36.36%) B2B
2 8 (36.36%) Network Design
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) ITSM
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.55%) Document Management
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
5 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (40.91%) JNCIE
2 9 (40.91%) CCIE
3 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (9.09%) MCITP
4 2 (9.09%) CCNA
5 1 (4.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) WSUS
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
1 2 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.55%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Juniper
2 9 (40.91%) Barracuda Networks
2 9 (40.91%) F5
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Avaya
4 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) Sophos
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) IronPort
5 1 (4.55%) Trend Micro
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Posted: 5 days ago
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