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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 117 123 127
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 9 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.52% 0.27% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.54% 1.43% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 4
Median salary £51,000 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £37,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £42,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
254 349 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.69% 18.69% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 222 322 231
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 26 September 2016.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Bristol

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
1 16 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) Wireless
3 8 (36.36%) HP
4 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
4 7 (31.82%) IP Telephony
4 7 (31.82%) Presales
5 6 (27.27%) Skype
5 6 (27.27%) Network Management
5 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
5 6 (27.27%) F5
5 6 (27.27%) FWSM
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (27.27%) Firewall
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco IPT
5 6 (27.27%) IronPort
5 6 (27.27%) SolarWinds
5 6 (27.27%) IBM
5 6 (27.27%) VoIP
5 6 (27.27%) VPN
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (27.27%) CA
5 6 (27.27%) Nokia
5 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 6 (27.27%) MPLS
6 5 (22.73%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.64%) Business Transformation
8 3 (13.64%) High Availability

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 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
2 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
3 3 (13.64%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) Wireless
2 7 (31.82%) IP Telephony
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco IPT
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (27.27%) Firewall
3 6 (27.27%) FWSM
3 6 (27.27%) MPLS
3 6 (27.27%) Skype
3 6 (27.27%) VoIP
3 6 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (13.64%) LAN
4 3 (13.64%) Network Security
4 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.64%) VLAN
4 3 (13.64%) WAN
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) DNS
5 1 (4.55%) PBX
General
1 3 (13.64%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Architect
1 7 (31.82%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Design Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Security Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Field Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Field Service Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Development Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Exchange Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) IT Development Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Lync Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 16 (72.73%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
3 3 (13.64%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Presales
2 6 (27.27%) Network Management
3 3 (13.64%) Business Transformation
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.64%) High Availability
3 3 (13.64%) Network Design
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (4.55%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCNA
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) A+ Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CCENT
2 2 (9.09%) MCP
2 2 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) HP
4 6 (27.27%) CA
4 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 6 (27.27%) F5
4 6 (27.27%) IBM
4 6 (27.27%) IronPort
4 6 (27.27%) Nokia
4 6 (27.27%) SolarWinds
5 3 (13.64%) Avaya
5 3 (13.64%) NetScout
6 2 (9.09%) 3Com
6 2 (9.09%) Draytek
6 2 (9.09%) NETGEAR
6 2 (9.09%) ZyXEL