The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 113 105 114
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 10 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.48% 1.38% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.07% 6.72% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 11
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
326 387 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.64% 20.61% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 235 280 370
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
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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
High Wycombe -9 4 £60,000 -17.24%
Milton Keynes -18 2 £63,750 +50.00%
Unified Communications
South East

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 10 (47.62%) Lync
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco
3 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (38.10%) Office 365
4 5 (23.81%) MCITP
4 5 (23.81%) PBX
4 5 (23.81%) MCSE
4 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (19.05%) Identity Management
5 4 (19.05%) CCNP
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 4 (19.05%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
6 3 (14.29%) Coaching
6 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (14.29%) Polycom
6 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 3 (14.29%) Wireless
7 2 (9.52%) DNS

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 10 (47.62%) Lync
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Office 365
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) PBX
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco IPT
3 3 (14.29%) Wireless
4 2 (9.52%) DNS
4 2 (9.52%) LAN
4 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security
5 1 (4.76%) SMTP
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
5 1 (4.76%) PSTN
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP
5 1 (4.76%) MPLS
5 1 (4.76%) H.323
5 1 (4.76%) IPv4
5 1 (4.76%) IPv6
5 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Sales Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Support Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Support
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Professional Services Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Development Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Software Development Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Services Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) JPA
1 1 (4.76%) JMS
1 1 (4.76%) Spring
1 1 (4.76%) Ajax
1 1 (4.76%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) Statistics
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Identity Management
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
1 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
1 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
2 3 (14.29%) Coaching
2 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.76%) Network Management
4 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) C++
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) MCITP
2 5 (23.81%) MCSE
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (19.05%) CCNP
4 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) CCVP
6 1 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) MCSA
6 1 (4.76%) MCTS
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
1 2 (9.52%) SCVMM
1 2 (9.52%) SCDPM
1 2 (9.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) Polycom
4 2 (9.52%) Tandberg
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) Siemens
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Mitel
5 1 (4.76%) VMware