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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 248 221 260
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +39
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 19 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.39% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 1.99% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 23
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £33,750 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £71,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
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
1614 1357 1837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.31% 19.81% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 970 1479
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,520 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,600
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Bedfordshire +9 9 £45,000 -25.00%
Hertfordshire -24 9 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Essex -8 5 £48,500 -22.40% 1
Suffolk +6 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 19 December 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 19 (41.30%) ITIL
2 18 (39.13%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (36.96%) Mentoring
4 16 (34.78%) Time Management
5 15 (32.61%) Change Management
6 14 (30.43%) Performance Management
6 14 (30.43%) Incident Management
7 13 (28.26%) Network Management
7 13 (28.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (26.09%) Cisco
9 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 7 (15.22%) Firewall
10 7 (15.22%) Finance
11 6 (13.04%) Lync
11 6 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (10.87%) CCNP
12 5 (10.87%) SAN
12 5 (10.87%) Windows
12 5 (10.87%) VMware
12 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
13 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity
13 4 (8.70%) Coaching
13 4 (8.70%) Wireless
13 4 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
13 4 (8.70%) CCNA
13 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
13 4 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (6.52%) XMPP

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (13.04%) Lync
2 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Firewall
2 5 (10.87%) SAN
3 4 (8.70%) Wireless
4 3 (6.52%) VoIP
4 3 (6.52%) LAN
4 3 (6.52%) H.323
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (4.35%) SSL
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.35%) Network Security
5 2 (4.35%) VPN
5 2 (4.35%) WAN
5 2 (4.35%) IPsec
5 2 (4.35%) IP Telephony
5 2 (4.35%) OSPF
5 2 (4.35%) BGP
6 1 (2.17%) DWDM
6 1 (2.17%) MPLS
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (2.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) MySQL
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Incident Manager
2 7 (15.22%) Technical Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Change Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Messaging Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Voice Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) VMware Consultant
7 1 (2.17%) Service Desk Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Support Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Call Centre Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) ITIL
2 18 (39.13%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (36.96%) Mentoring
4 16 (34.78%) Time Management
5 15 (32.61%) Change Management
6 14 (30.43%) Performance Management
6 14 (30.43%) Incident Management
7 13 (28.26%) Network Management
8 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity
9 4 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (8.70%) Coaching
10 3 (6.52%) Document Management
10 3 (6.52%) Project Management
10 3 (6.52%) Identity Management
11 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
11 2 (4.35%) Supplier Management
11 2 (4.35%) Validation
11 2 (4.35%) Matrix Management
11 2 (4.35%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.87%) CCNP
3 4 (8.70%) CCNA
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.52%) MCSE
4 3 (6.52%) MCITP
5 2 (4.35%) MCTS
5 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.35%) PMP
5 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.17%) MOS
6 1 (2.17%) MCSA
6 1 (2.17%) CCIE
6 1 (2.17%) CCDA
6 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.35%) MIIS
3 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Cisco
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) VMware
4 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
4 3 (6.52%) Juniper
5 2 (4.35%) NetApp
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle
6 1 (2.17%) HP
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