The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 236 221 239
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +18
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 18 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.26% 1.99% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 31
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £39,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Unified Communications
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 East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1430 1358 1752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.96% 20.49% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1134 1008 1437
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in the East of England

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in the East of England

Unified Communications
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +14 10 £45,000 -16.27%
Hertfordshire -18 10 £45,000 -12.19% 1
Essex -18 2 £60,000 +71.42%
Suffolk - 2 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire -11 1 £20,000 -60.00%
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 18 (41.86%) ITIL
2 17 (39.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 17 (39.53%) Mentoring
3 16 (37.21%) Time Management
4 15 (34.88%) Cisco
5 14 (32.56%) Change Management
6 13 (30.23%) Performance Management
6 13 (30.23%) Incident Management
7 12 (27.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (27.91%) Network Management
8 9 (20.93%) Finance
9 7 (16.28%) Firewall
9 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
9 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
10 6 (13.95%) Lync
11 5 (11.63%) CCNP
11 5 (11.63%) CCNA
12 4 (9.30%) Project Management
12 4 (9.30%) Wireless
12 4 (9.30%) VMware
12 4 (9.30%) SAN
12 4 (9.30%) LAN
12 4 (9.30%) Coaching
12 4 (9.30%) Network Monitoring
13 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
13 3 (6.98%) Cisco UCCE
13 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (6.98%) Cisco IOS

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (13.95%) Lync
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Firewall
2 4 (9.30%) Wireless
2 4 (9.30%) LAN
2 4 (9.30%) SAN
3 3 (6.98%) VoIP
3 3 (6.98%) WAN
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (6.98%) H.323
4 2 (4.65%) Network Security
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.65%) OSPF
4 2 (4.65%) BGP
4 2 (4.65%) IPsec
4 2 (4.65%) IP Telephony
4 2 (4.65%) VPN
4 2 (4.65%) SSL
5 1 (2.33%) DWDM
5 1 (2.33%) MPLS
5 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco IPT
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Technical Manager
2 8 (18.60%) Incident Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Network Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Change Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (4.65%) Messaging Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Call Centre Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (2.33%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) ITIL
2 17 (39.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 17 (39.53%) Mentoring
3 16 (37.21%) Time Management
4 14 (32.56%) Change Management
5 13 (30.23%) Performance Management
5 13 (30.23%) Incident Management
6 12 (27.91%) Network Management
7 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
8 4 (9.30%) Project Management
8 4 (9.30%) Coaching
8 4 (9.30%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (6.98%) Business Continuity
10 2 (4.65%) Document Management
10 2 (4.65%) Change Control
10 2 (4.65%) Identity Management
10 2 (4.65%) Validation
10 2 (4.65%) Release Management
11 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.63%) CCNP
2 5 (11.63%) CCNA
3 3 (6.98%) PMP
3 3 (6.98%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.65%) MCTS
4 2 (4.65%) MCITP
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.65%) MCSE
5 1 (2.33%) CCIE
5 1 (2.33%) CCDA
5 1 (2.33%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.65%) MIIS
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Cisco
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
4 3 (6.98%) Juniper
5 2 (4.65%) NetApp
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) HP
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