The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank - - 105
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -10.00%
Unified Communications
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
302 388 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.05% 23.39% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 219 290 267
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Cambridge

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (90.91%) Cisco
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
3 6 (54.55%) Skype for Business
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
5 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 3 (27.27%) Office 365
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (18.18%) Yammer
6 2 (18.18%) Skype
6 2 (18.18%) WebEx
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) PSTN
7 1 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
7 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
7 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
7 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
7 1 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (9.09%) NetApp
7 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 1 (9.09%) Service Management
7 1 (9.09%) Firewall
7 1 (9.09%) Wireless
7 1 (9.09%) Back Office
7 1 (9.09%) VoIP

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (54.55%) Skype for Business
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) PSTN
1 2 (18.18%) Skype
1 2 (18.18%) WebEx
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) SNMP
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Lync Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Lync Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Telephony Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) VB
1 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Brocade
2 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 1 (9.09%) NetApp
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) VMware