The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 248 212 235
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +23
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 80 116 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.64% 0.97% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 6.16% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 72 101 86
Average salary £55,000 £54,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% -12.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2001 1883 2082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.07% 15.70% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1705 1686 1873
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
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
London

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 69 (45.39%) Lync
2 68 (44.74%) Cisco
3 47 (30.92%) MS Exchange
4 45 (29.61%) Microsoft
5 38 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 37 (24.34%) Finance
7 35 (23.03%) Project Management
8 32 (21.05%) LAN
9 27 (17.76%) MS Excel
9 27 (17.76%) Telecoms
10 25 (16.45%) Cisco Certification
11 24 (15.79%) DNS
11 24 (15.79%) Windows
11 24 (15.79%) Blackberry
12 23 (15.13%) CCNP
13 22 (14.47%) WAN
14 20 (13.16%) VoIP
14 20 (13.16%) ITIL
15 19 (12.50%) Active Directory
15 19 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (11.84%) PRINCE2
16 18 (11.84%) MPLS
17 17 (11.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 17 (11.18%) Wireless
17 17 (11.18%) VPN
18 16 (10.53%) Marketing
19 14 (9.21%) Business Development
19 14 (9.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
19 14 (9.21%) Symantec
19 14 (9.21%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 69 (45.39%) Lync
2 47 (30.92%) MS Exchange
3 38 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (11.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (7.24%) Office Communications Server
5 11 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.63%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.66%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (17.76%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.32%) MS Project
3 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (21.05%) LAN
2 24 (15.79%) DNS
3 22 (14.47%) WAN
4 20 (13.16%) VoIP
5 18 (11.84%) MPLS
6 17 (11.18%) Wireless
6 17 (11.18%) VPN
7 14 (9.21%) TCP/IP
8 13 (8.55%) SMTP
8 13 (8.55%) PBX
9 12 (7.89%) IP Telephony
9 12 (7.89%) WLAN
10 11 (7.24%) DHCP
10 11 (7.24%) Cisco IPT
11 9 (5.92%) Firewall
12 7 (4.61%) SAN
12 7 (4.61%) Internet
13 6 (3.95%) Network Security
14 4 (2.63%) VPLS
14 4 (2.63%) Ethernet
General
1 37 (24.34%) Finance
2 27 (17.76%) Telecoms
3 16 (10.53%) Marketing
4 10 (6.58%) Law
4 10 (6.58%) Legal
5 5 (3.29%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.29%) Retail
6 3 (1.97%) Back Office
7 1 (0.66%) Advertising
7 1 (0.66%) Front Office
7 1 (0.66%) Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 16 (10.53%) Senior Manager
2 16 (10.53%) Senior Project Manager
3 13 (8.55%) Architect
3 13 (8.55%) Messaging Engineer
3 13 (8.55%) Cisco Support
3 13 (8.55%) Cisco Engineer
4 12 (7.89%) Network Engineer
5 11 (7.24%) Support Engineer
6 10 (6.58%) Network Support
6 10 (6.58%) Administrator
7 9 (5.92%) Messaging Administrator
7 9 (5.92%) Sales Manager
8 8 (5.26%) Voice Engineer
8 8 (5.26%) Consultant
9 7 (4.61%) Cisco Voice Engineer
10 6 (3.95%) Exchange Engineer
10 6 (3.95%) Communications Engineer
11 5 (3.29%) Cisco Support Engineer
11 5 (3.29%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.29%) XMPP
2 2 (1.32%) MAPI
3 1 (0.66%) COM
3 1 (0.66%) SOAP
3 1 (0.66%) Web Services
3 1 (0.66%) XML
3 1 (0.66%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.79%) Blackberry
2 8 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (3.95%) Clustering
4 5 (3.29%) PMI
5 4 (2.63%) Derivative
5 4 (2.63%) Spread Betting
6 3 (1.97%) BBC
6 3 (1.97%) IVR
6 3 (1.97%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.97%) Statistics
7 2 (1.32%) CMDB
8 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.66%) NHS
8 1 (0.66%) AVVID
8 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.79%) Windows
2 8 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.97%) Windows 2000
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.03%) Project Management
2 20 (13.16%) ITIL
3 18 (11.84%) PRINCE2
4 14 (9.21%) Business Development
5 13 (8.55%) Load Balancing
6 12 (7.89%) Mobile Device Management
7 9 (5.92%) CRM
7 9 (5.92%) Service Management
8 8 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 7 (4.61%) Migration
9 7 (4.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (4.61%) Project Planning
10 6 (3.95%) Product Management
11 5 (3.29%) PRINCE
12 4 (2.63%) Technical Architecture
13 3 (1.97%) Configuration Management
13 3 (1.97%) Business Continuity
13 3 (1.97%) Information Security
13 3 (1.97%) Change Management
13 3 (1.97%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.24%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.32%) Java
2 2 (1.32%) VBA
3 1 (0.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (16.45%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (15.13%) CCNP
3 19 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (9.21%) MCSE
5 13 (8.55%) Degree
6 10 (6.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (6.58%) PMI Certification
6 10 (6.58%) CCIE
7 9 (5.92%) CCVP
7 9 (5.92%) MCITP
8 7 (4.61%) CCNA
9 6 (3.95%) MCP
10 5 (3.29%) PMP
10 5 (3.29%) MCTS
11 2 (1.32%) MCSA
12 1 (0.66%) Avaya Certification
12 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.29%) SLA
2 2 (1.32%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.66%) HL7
3 1 (0.66%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.55%) UAG
3 10 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.95%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.97%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.32%) MDaemon
7 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 14 (9.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 12 (7.89%) Cisco UCCE
2 12 (7.89%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.32%) SCOM
4 1 (0.66%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 68 (44.74%) Cisco
2 45 (29.61%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.21%) Symantec
4 11 (7.24%) Avaya
5 10 (6.58%) VMware
6 9 (5.92%) Mitel
7 8 (5.26%) Polycom
7 8 (5.26%) MobileIron
7 8 (5.26%) Juniper
8 6 (3.95%) Siemens
9 3 (1.97%) HP
9 3 (1.97%) F5
10 2 (1.32%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.32%) Aruba
10 2 (1.32%) Verint
10 2 (1.32%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.32%) Dell
10 2 (1.32%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 2 (1.32%) Nortel
11 1 (0.66%) Citrix
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