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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 107 137 114
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -23
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 9 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.56% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.19% 1.71% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
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
282 350 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.40% 18.83% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 223 317 225
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing Unified Communications as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 24 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 19 (73.08%) Data Centre
3 10 (38.46%) Presales
3 10 (38.46%) SharePoint
4 9 (34.62%) Wireless
5 6 (23.08%) Marketing
5 6 (23.08%) Business Development
6 5 (19.23%) VoIP
6 5 (19.23%) Cisco
6 5 (19.23%) CCNA
6 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (19.23%) Skype for Business
6 5 (19.23%) Skype
7 4 (15.38%) LAN
7 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 3 (11.54%) Legal
8 3 (11.54%) 3Com
8 3 (11.54%) VLAN
8 3 (11.54%) ZyXEL
8 3 (11.54%) Draytek
8 3 (11.54%) CCENT
8 3 (11.54%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (11.54%) MCSA
8 3 (11.54%) MCP
8 3 (11.54%) DNS
8 3 (11.54%) WAN
8 3 (11.54%) DHCP
8 3 (11.54%) A+ Certification

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 10 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (19.23%) Skype for Business
3 3 (11.54%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) Wireless
2 5 (19.23%) Skype
2 5 (19.23%) VoIP
3 4 (15.38%) LAN
3 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.54%) DHCP
4 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 3 (11.54%) VLAN
4 3 (11.54%) WAN
5 2 (7.69%) PBX
6 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.85%) IPsec
6 1 (3.85%) MPLS
6 1 (3.85%) SAN
6 1 (3.85%) VPN
General
1 6 (23.08%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Billing
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Architect
1 10 (38.46%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (19.23%) IT Manager
2 5 (19.23%) IT Services Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Business Development Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Business Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Development Manager
3 4 (15.38%) IT Development Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Field Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Field Service Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Telecoms Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Account Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Lync Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
2 3 (11.54%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (11.54%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Presales
2 6 (23.08%) Business Development
3 3 (11.54%) Business Transformation
4 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) Email Management
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Information Security
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Server Building
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) CCNA
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) A+ Certification
2 3 (11.54%) CCENT
2 3 (11.54%) MCP
2 3 (11.54%) MCSA
3 2 (7.69%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) 3Com
3 3 (11.54%) Avaya
3 3 (11.54%) Draytek
3 3 (11.54%) HP
3 3 (11.54%) NETGEAR
3 3 (11.54%) ZyXEL
4 1 (3.85%) VMware