The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 132 142 124
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 1 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.048% 0.043% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.26% 0.21% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £42,000 £20,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.00% -57.89%
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -10.00%
Unified Communications
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
382 478 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.19% 20.79% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 287 372 379
Average salary £43,000 £43,900 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.05% +3.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £66,000 £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 Cambridgeshire

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco
3 9 (60.00%) Skype for Business
4 7 (46.67%) ITIL
4 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
5 5 (33.33%) WebEx
5 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (33.33%) Yammer
5 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (26.67%) Service Management
7 3 (20.00%) Office 365
7 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (13.33%) Skype
8 2 (13.33%) Migration
8 2 (13.33%) PSTN
8 2 (13.33%) VoIP
9 1 (6.67%) WAN
9 1 (6.67%) DHCP
9 1 (6.67%) SNMP
9 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
9 1 (6.67%) VPN
9 1 (6.67%) DNS
9 1 (6.67%) SLA
9 1 (6.67%) LAN
9 1 (6.67%) Windows
9 1 (6.67%) VBScript
9 1 (6.67%) VB
9 1 (6.67%) Oracle
9 1 (6.67%) SQL Server

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 9 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Yammer
2 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) WebEx
2 2 (13.33%) PSTN
2 2 (13.33%) Skype
2 2 (13.33%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) SNMP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (46.67%) Lync Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Avaya Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) IT Support
6 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Lync Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Telephony Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) VB
1 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Avaya
3 1 (6.67%) Brocade
3 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) VMware