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 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 239 244 225
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 24 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.34% 0.25% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.70% 1.21% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 22
Average salary £52,000 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.85% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -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
1412 1492 1365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.99% 20.33% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1147 1183 1031
Average salary £44,488 £43,900 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Essex +9 12 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Hertfordshire -4 8 £51,500 +14.44%
Bedfordshire -5 2 £52,000 +18.85%
Cambridgeshire +10 1 £42,000 +110.00%
Norfolk - 1 £41,500 -
Unified Communications
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 28 (53.85%) Cisco
2 20 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
4 18 (34.62%) VoIP
5 16 (30.77%) Skype for Business
6 13 (25.00%) CCNP Voice
6 13 (25.00%) Time Management
6 13 (25.00%) CCNP
6 13 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (25.00%) ITIL
6 13 (25.00%) SLA
6 13 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (23.08%) Finance
8 11 (21.15%) Wireless
8 11 (21.15%) Video Conferencing
9 10 (19.23%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (17.31%) Change Control
10 9 (17.31%) Cisco UCCE
10 9 (17.31%) Mentoring
10 9 (17.31%) Polycom
10 9 (17.31%) WAN
11 8 (15.38%) H.323
11 8 (15.38%) Workforce Management Optimization
11 8 (15.38%) WFM
11 8 (15.38%) Fault Analysis
11 8 (15.38%) SolarWinds
11 8 (15.38%) ServiceNow
11 8 (15.38%) Verint
11 8 (15.38%) Zeacom
12 7 (13.46%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 16 (30.77%) Skype for Business
2 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Yammer
2 3 (5.77%) Office 365
3 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (34.62%) VoIP
2 11 (21.15%) Wireless
3 9 (17.31%) WAN
4 8 (15.38%) H.323
5 6 (11.54%) IP Telephony
5 6 (11.54%) WebEx
6 5 (9.62%) 4G
6 5 (9.62%) LAN
6 5 (9.62%) PBX
7 4 (7.69%) DHCP
7 4 (7.69%) DNS
7 4 (7.69%) Firewall
7 4 (7.69%) GSM
7 4 (7.69%) Skype
7 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.85%) PSTN
8 2 (3.85%) VoLTE
8 2 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.92%) Cisco ICM
9 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) MySQL
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 12 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Legal
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Back Office
4 1 (1.92%) Billing
4 1 (1.92%) Local Government
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Cisco Engineer
2 13 (25.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 12 (23.08%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Voice Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Senior Voice Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) Lync Engineer
7 6 (11.54%) Project Manager
8 4 (7.69%) Product Manager
8 4 (7.69%) Telecoms Manager
8 4 (7.69%) VoIP Project Manager
9 3 (5.77%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (5.77%) Unified Communications Manager
10 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (3.85%) Presales Consultant
10 2 (3.85%) Support Team Leader
10 2 (3.85%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.85%) Technical Support Team Leader
10 2 (3.85%) Technical Team Leader
10 2 (3.85%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (13.46%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.69%) IVR
4 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (1.92%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.92%) EFT
6 1 (1.92%) EMV
6 1 (1.92%) EPoS
6 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.92%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
1 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 13 (25.00%) ITIL
1 13 (25.00%) Time Management
2 10 (19.23%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (17.31%) Change Control
3 9 (17.31%) Mentoring
4 8 (15.38%) Fault Analysis
4 8 (15.38%) WFM
4 8 (15.38%) Workforce Management Optimization
5 7 (13.46%) Project Management
6 6 (11.54%) Network Management
7 5 (9.62%) Change Management
8 4 (7.69%) Product Management
8 4 (7.69%) Service Management
8 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (5.77%) Migration
9 3 (5.77%) Presales
10 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity
10 2 (3.85%) Business Development
10 2 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) PHP
1 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.92%) VB
1 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) CCNP
1 13 (25.00%) CCNP Voice
1 13 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (13.46%) CCVP
3 5 (9.62%) Degree
4 4 (7.69%) MCSE
4 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.92%) Avaya Certification
6 1 (1.92%) CCIE
6 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.92%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
1 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.69%) Netcool
3 2 (3.85%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) Cisco
2 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
3 9 (17.31%) Polycom
4 8 (15.38%) ServiceNow
4 8 (15.38%) SolarWinds
4 8 (15.38%) Verint
4 8 (15.38%) Zeacom
5 4 (7.69%) Remedy
6 3 (5.77%) Avaya
6 3 (5.77%) VMware
7 2 (3.85%) Juniper
8 1 (1.92%) BroadSoft
8 1 (1.92%) Brocade
8 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.92%) F5
8 1 (1.92%) Meraki
8 1 (1.92%) NetApp
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle
8 1 (1.92%) Riverbed
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