The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank - 115 116
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.060% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.29% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
382 343 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.42% 20.69% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 307 282 286
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unified Communications
Cambridgeshire

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 29 July 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (75.00%) Lync
2 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (50.00%) SCDPM
2 2 (50.00%) Opsview
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Business Development
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) WSUS
2 2 (50.00%) MS Project Server
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Lync
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) MS Project Server
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Account Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Business Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Business Development
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) VTSP
2 1 (25.00%) CCSP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (50.00%) SCDPM
1 2 (50.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco