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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 112 110 112
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 11 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.56% 0.76% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 3.99% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 20
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £37,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-12.62% +3.00%
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
330 351 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.93% 18.94% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 235 237 416
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £56,500 £60,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 4 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes -11 2 £55,250 +22.77%
Unified Communications
South East

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (55.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) CCNP
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco IPT
3 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 4 (20.00%) CCVP
4 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 4 (20.00%) Time Management
4 4 (20.00%) Polycom
4 4 (20.00%) Tandberg
4 4 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) Wireless
5 3 (15.00%) Network Management
5 3 (15.00%) Lync
5 3 (15.00%) Coaching
6 2 (10.00%) LAN
6 2 (10.00%) WAN
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (10.00%) Juniper
6 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (10.00%) Validation
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (15.00%) Lync
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco IPT
2 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (15.00%) Wireless
4 2 (10.00%) LAN
4 2 (10.00%) WAN
5 1 (5.00%) VPN
5 1 (5.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) IPv4
5 1 (5.00%) IPv6
5 1 (5.00%) MPLS
5 1 (5.00%) VoIP
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Technical Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco Support
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Professional Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) JMS
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
1 1 (5.00%) Ajax
1 1 (5.00%) XMPP
1 1 (5.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
1 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (20.00%) Time Management
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) Coaching
4 3 (15.00%) Network Management
5 2 (10.00%) Release Management
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) Validation
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) C++
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) Perl
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) CCNP
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (20.00%) CCVP
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) HP ASE
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) Polycom
2 4 (20.00%) Tandberg
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Mitel
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Avaya