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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 226 215 255
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +40
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 26 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.37% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.65% 1.81% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 27
Average salary £48,500 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.65% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £90,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +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
1577 1439 1877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.25% 20.66% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1131 1492
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £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 30 October 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 30 October 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
(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
Hertfordshire -20 20 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Bedfordshire -3 12 £46,250 -7.50%
Essex -2 4 £48,500 -25.38% 1
Unified Communications
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 14 (33.33%) ITIL
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
3 11 (26.19%) Time Management
4 10 (23.81%) Performance Management
4 10 (23.81%) Incident Management
4 10 (23.81%) Cisco
4 10 (23.81%) Windows
4 10 (23.81%) Change Management
5 9 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (21.43%) Network Management
6 7 (16.67%) Lync
6 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (14.29%) Identity Management
7 6 (14.29%) MCSE
7 6 (14.29%) MCITP
8 5 (11.90%) Firewall
8 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
8 5 (11.90%) SQL
8 5 (11.90%) Finance
8 5 (11.90%) SAN
9 4 (9.52%) PBX
9 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
9 4 (9.52%) Office 365
9 4 (9.52%) Coaching
9 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (9.52%) Video Conferencing

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 7 (16.67%) Lync
2 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) SAN
1 5 (11.90%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) PBX
3 3 (7.14%) VoIP
3 3 (7.14%) H.323
4 2 (4.76%) LAN
4 2 (4.76%) Wireless
4 2 (4.76%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.38%) NAS
5 1 (2.38%) FWSM
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.38%) DWDM
5 1 (2.38%) MPLS
5 1 (2.38%) WAN
5 1 (2.38%) DHCP
5 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) MySQL
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Incident Manager
2 6 (14.29%) Consultant
3 4 (9.52%) Sales Consultant
3 4 (9.52%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 3 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Communications Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Messaging Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Integration Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Systems Integration Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) ITIL
2 13 (30.95%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
3 11 (26.19%) Time Management
4 10 (23.81%) Performance Management
4 10 (23.81%) Change Management
4 10 (23.81%) Incident Management
5 9 (21.43%) Network Management
6 6 (14.29%) Identity Management
7 4 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (9.52%) Coaching
8 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.14%) Document Management
9 2 (4.76%) Supplier Management
9 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.76%) Matrix Management
10 1 (2.38%) Release Management
10 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (2.38%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.29%) MCSE
2 6 (14.29%) MCITP
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.76%) MCTS
4 2 (4.76%) CCNP
4 2 (4.76%) CCNA
5 1 (2.38%) CCDA
5 1 (2.38%) MCSA
5 1 (2.38%) MOS
5 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.76%) MIIS
3 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.81%) Cisco
3 3 (7.14%) VMware
3 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 2 (4.76%) HP
4 2 (4.76%) Avaya
5 1 (2.38%) Juniper
5 1 (2.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle
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