The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 225 259 272
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +13
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 83 84 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.76% 0.69% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.47% 4.43% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 74 77 61
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,900 £73,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.81% +15.78%
Unified Communications
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1856 1898 2529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.07% 15.60% 21.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1616 1666 2240
Average salary £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in the City of London

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in the City of London

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 83 (53.55%) Cisco
2 57 (36.77%) Microsoft
3 51 (32.90%) Lync
4 44 (28.39%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (26.45%) Cisco CUCM
6 40 (25.81%) LAN
7 37 (23.87%) WAN
8 36 (23.23%) CCNP
9 33 (21.29%) Project Management
10 29 (18.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 28 (18.06%) Finance
12 27 (17.42%) Telecoms
13 25 (16.13%) MCSE
13 25 (16.13%) MS Excel
14 24 (15.48%) Avaya
14 24 (15.48%) CCNA
15 22 (14.19%) MS Exchange
16 21 (13.55%) Wireless
16 21 (13.55%) Video Conferencing
17 20 (12.90%) VoIP
17 20 (12.90%) Active Directory
17 20 (12.90%) Juniper
18 17 (10.97%) Polycom
19 16 (10.32%) Network Security
19 16 (10.32%) MPLS
20 14 (9.03%) MCITP
20 14 (9.03%) Load Balancing
20 14 (9.03%) Exchange Server 2010
20 14 (9.03%) Cisco UCCE
21 13 (8.39%) Cisco UCCX

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 51 (32.90%) Lync
2 22 (14.19%) MS Exchange
3 14 (9.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (5.16%) SharePoint
6 7 (4.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.29%) CMS
8 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.29%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.65%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 25 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.29%) MS Project
3 1 (0.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (25.81%) LAN
2 37 (23.87%) WAN
3 21 (13.55%) Wireless
4 20 (12.90%) VoIP
5 16 (10.32%) MPLS
5 16 (10.32%) Network Security
6 13 (8.39%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (8.39%) OSPF
6 13 (8.39%) Firewall
6 13 (8.39%) IP Telephony
6 13 (8.39%) Internet
7 12 (7.74%) TCP/IP
7 12 (7.74%) VPN
7 12 (7.74%) H.323
8 10 (6.45%) BGP
8 10 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (5.16%) HSRP
9 8 (5.16%) VRRP
10 7 (4.52%) ISDN
10 7 (4.52%) Cisco IPT
General
1 28 (18.06%) Finance
2 27 (17.42%) Telecoms
3 13 (8.39%) Law
4 7 (4.52%) Marketing
5 4 (2.58%) Back Office
6 3 (1.94%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.94%) Advertising
6 3 (1.94%) Billing
7 1 (0.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (19.35%) Consultant
2 23 (14.84%) Architect
3 21 (13.55%) Project Manager
4 16 (10.32%) Network Engineer
4 16 (10.32%) Microsoft Consultant
5 15 (9.68%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (5.16%) Support Engineer
7 7 (4.52%) Cisco Support
7 7 (4.52%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 7 (4.52%) Cisco IPT Engineer
8 6 (3.87%) Voice Engineer
8 6 (3.87%) Solutions Consultant
8 6 (3.87%) Network Support
9 5 (3.23%) Business Manager
9 5 (3.23%) Messaging Engineer
9 5 (3.23%) Business Development Manager
9 5 (3.23%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (3.23%) Sales Consultant
9 5 (3.23%) Development Manager
9 5 (3.23%) Cisco Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.10%) XMPP
2 4 (2.58%) MAPI
3 1 (0.65%) WSDL
3 1 (0.65%) SOAP
3 1 (0.65%) Web Services
3 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.55%) Video Conferencing
2 10 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.16%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.58%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.58%) AVVID
5 3 (1.94%) IVR
5 3 (1.94%) iPhone
6 2 (1.29%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.65%) PKI
7 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.65%) NHS
7 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.65%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.58%) Windows
2 1 (0.65%) Linux
2 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.29%) Project Management
2 14 (9.03%) Load Balancing
3 11 (7.10%) PRINCE2
3 11 (7.10%) Migration
4 9 (5.81%) ITIL
5 8 (5.16%) Business Development
5 8 (5.16%) Project Planning
6 7 (4.52%) Information Security
7 6 (3.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (2.58%) Network Design
9 4 (2.58%) Service Delivery
9 4 (2.58%) Change Management
9 4 (2.58%) Change Control
10 3 (1.94%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (1.94%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (1.94%) Configuration Management
10 3 (1.94%) TOGAF
10 3 (1.94%) WFM
10 3 (1.94%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.58%) VBA
2 2 (1.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.29%) Java
3 1 (0.65%) SQL
3 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (28.39%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (23.23%) CCNP
3 29 (18.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (16.13%) MCSE
5 24 (15.48%) CCNA
6 14 (9.03%) MCITP
7 13 (8.39%) Security Cleared
8 12 (7.74%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 12 (7.74%) SC Cleared
9 10 (6.45%) CCIE
10 8 (5.16%) MCP
11 6 (3.87%) PMP
11 6 (3.87%) PMI Certification
12 5 (3.23%) CCVP
13 4 (2.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (2.58%) CCDP
14 2 (1.29%) CISSP
14 2 (1.29%) CCDA
14 2 (1.29%) CCSP
14 2 (1.29%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.23%) SLA
2 2 (1.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.65%) COBIT
3 1 (0.65%) HL7
System Software
1 20 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.58%) MDaemon
3 2 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.29%) UAG
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 41 (26.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 14 (9.03%) Cisco UCCE
3 13 (8.39%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (3.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (2.58%) CiscoWorks
5 4 (2.58%) SCOM
6 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.65%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.65%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 83 (53.55%) Cisco
2 57 (36.77%) Microsoft
3 24 (15.48%) Avaya
4 20 (12.90%) Juniper
5 17 (10.97%) Polycom
6 10 (6.45%) Mitel
7 9 (5.81%) F5
8 8 (5.16%) Verint
9 6 (3.87%) CheckPoint
9 6 (3.87%) Symantec
10 5 (3.23%) Nortel
10 5 (3.23%) SolarWinds
10 5 (3.23%) Fortinet
10 5 (3.23%) IronPort
11 4 (2.58%) Apple
11 4 (2.58%) Aruba
11 4 (2.58%) McAfee
12 3 (1.94%) Citrix
12 3 (1.94%) HP
13 2 (1.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
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