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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 242 216 248
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +32
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 23 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.48% 2.01% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 30
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.81% +15.78%
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
1559 1442 1844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.72% 20.36% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1094 1467
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 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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
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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
Hertfordshire -19 16 £52,500 -6.66% 2
Bedfordshire +1 9 £52,500 -12.50%
Essex -8 4 £48,500 -25.38%
Suffolk +7 2 £40,000 -60.00%
Unified Communications
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 15 (34.09%) ITIL
2 14 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
3 13 (29.55%) Mentoring
4 12 (27.27%) Time Management
5 11 (25.00%) Cisco
5 11 (25.00%) Change Management
6 10 (22.73%) Incident Management
6 10 (22.73%) Performance Management
7 9 (20.45%) Network Management
7 9 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (20.45%) Windows
8 8 (18.18%) Lync
9 7 (15.91%) Firewall
9 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (13.64%) Identity Management
10 6 (13.64%) MCSE
10 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
10 6 (13.64%) MCITP
11 5 (11.36%) VMware
11 5 (11.36%) SQL
11 5 (11.36%) Finance
11 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (11.36%) SAN
12 4 (9.09%) Wireless
12 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
12 4 (9.09%) LAN
12 4 (9.09%) PBX
12 4 (9.09%) CCNP
12 4 (9.09%) CCNA

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 8 (18.18%) Lync
2 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) Firewall
2 5 (11.36%) SAN
3 4 (9.09%) LAN
3 4 (9.09%) PBX
3 4 (9.09%) Wireless
4 3 (6.82%) H.323
4 3 (6.82%) VoIP
4 3 (6.82%) WAN
4 3 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (4.55%) Network Security
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.55%) VPN
5 2 (4.55%) SSL
5 2 (4.55%) OSPF
5 2 (4.55%) BGP
5 2 (4.55%) IPsec
5 2 (4.55%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (2.27%) DNS
6 1 (2.27%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) MySQL
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Incident Manager
2 6 (13.64%) Consultant
3 5 (11.36%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Service Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Change Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Messaging Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) VMware Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Call Centre Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) ITIL
2 14 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (29.55%) Mentoring
4 12 (27.27%) Time Management
5 11 (25.00%) Change Management
6 10 (22.73%) Performance Management
6 10 (22.73%) Incident Management
7 9 (20.45%) Network Management
8 6 (13.64%) Identity Management
9 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
9 4 (9.09%) Coaching
9 4 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (6.82%) Document Management
10 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
11 2 (4.55%) Supplier Management
11 2 (4.55%) Validation
11 2 (4.55%) Matrix Management
11 2 (4.55%) Release Management
11 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
12 1 (2.27%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.64%) MCSE
2 6 (13.64%) MCITP
3 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (9.09%) CCNP
4 4 (9.09%) CCNA
5 2 (4.55%) MCTS
6 1 (2.27%) MOS
6 1 (2.27%) CCDA
6 1 (2.27%) MCSA
6 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.55%) MIIS
3 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (11.36%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
4 3 (6.82%) Juniper
5 2 (4.55%) NetApp
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (2.27%) Avaya
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle
6 1 (2.27%) HP
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