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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 112 101 125
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +24
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 10 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.50% 1.39% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.11% 6.60% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 13
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £37,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £72,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-16.81% +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
322 394 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.16% 21.02% 25.48%
Number of salaries quoted 223 300 402
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
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 19 September 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 19 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
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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 -3 6 £60,000 +9.09%
Milton Keynes -15 2 £56,250 +12.50%
Unified Communications
South East

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (53.85%) Lync
2 11 (42.31%) Cisco
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 9 (34.62%) Office 365
4 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (30.77%) Windows
5 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) CCNP
6 6 (23.08%) PBX
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (19.23%) MCSE
7 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
7 5 (19.23%) MCITP
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 4 (15.38%) LAN
8 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
8 4 (15.38%) ITIL
8 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 4 (15.38%) WAN
8 4 (15.38%) Identity Management
8 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
9 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
9 3 (11.54%) Wireless
9 3 (11.54%) Firewall
9 3 (11.54%) Migration
9 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
9 3 (11.54%) VPN
9 3 (11.54%) DNS

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (53.85%) Lync
2 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
3 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Office 365
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) PBX
2 4 (15.38%) LAN
2 4 (15.38%) WAN
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) Wireless
3 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.54%) VPN
3 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 2 (7.69%) IPv4
4 2 (7.69%) IPv6
4 2 (7.69%) VoIP
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.85%) MPLS
5 1 (3.85%) H.323
5 1 (3.85%) SMTP
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Sales Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Support
4 2 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Development Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Communications Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) JPA
2 1 (3.85%) JMS
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
2 1 (3.85%) Ajax
2 1 (3.85%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) Statistics
2 1 (3.85%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Identity Management
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL
1 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
1 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 3 (11.54%) Coaching
2 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (7.69%) Change Control
3 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Line Management
4 1 (3.85%) Business Development
4 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.85%) Network Management
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C++
2 2 (7.69%) Java
2 2 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (23.08%) CCNP
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (19.23%) MCSE
3 5 (19.23%) MCITP
4 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) CCNA
6 1 (3.85%) MCSA
6 1 (3.85%) Degree
6 1 (3.85%) MCTS
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
1 2 (7.69%) SCOM
1 2 (7.69%) SCVMM
1 2 (7.69%) SCDPM
1 2 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Blue Coat
3 2 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (3.85%) NetApp
4 1 (3.85%) Siemens
4 1 (3.85%) Polycom
4 1 (3.85%) Mitel