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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 232 241 202
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -39
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 23 23 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.30% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.91% 1.43% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 42
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,000 £36,060
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £47,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -7.76%
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
1203 1609 1530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.19% 20.95% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 964 1306 1228
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Hertfordshire -15 7 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Cambridgeshire - 7 - -
Essex -5 6 - -
Norfolk - 2 £33,500 -
Bedfordshire +4 1 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Unified Communications
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 25 (50.00%) Cisco
2 19 (38.00%) LAN
2 19 (38.00%) WAN
3 17 (34.00%) VoIP
4 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (24.00%) Cisco UCCE
5 12 (24.00%) Data Centre
6 11 (22.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 11 (22.00%) Time Management
7 10 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (20.00%) Lync
7 10 (20.00%) PABX
7 10 (20.00%) NAS
7 10 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
8 9 (18.00%) Windows
8 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
9 8 (16.00%) Finance
9 8 (16.00%) Polycom
9 8 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (16.00%) OLTP
9 8 (16.00%) SLA
9 8 (16.00%) Project Management
9 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (16.00%) SAN
9 8 (16.00%) BYOD
9 8 (16.00%) Office 365
10 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
11 6 (12.00%) Firewall
11 6 (12.00%) Cisco UCCX
11 6 (12.00%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 10 (20.00%) Lync
2 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Office 365
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) LAN
1 19 (38.00%) WAN
2 17 (34.00%) VoIP
3 10 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (20.00%) NAS
3 10 (20.00%) PABX
4 8 (16.00%) SAN
5 6 (12.00%) Firewall
6 5 (10.00%) WLAN
6 5 (10.00%) PBX
6 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 4 (8.00%) DHCP
7 4 (8.00%) DNS
7 4 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (6.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (6.00%) H.323
8 3 (6.00%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
9 2 (4.00%) Skype
10 1 (2.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (16.00%) OLTP
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (16.00%) Finance
3 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.00%) Legal
5 2 (4.00%) Marketing
5 2 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Architect
2 10 (20.00%) Consultant
2 10 (20.00%) Unified Communications Manager
3 8 (16.00%) Project Manager
3 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 5 (10.00%) Communications Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
5 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Migration Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Communications Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Data Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Voice Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Voice Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Data Migration Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Team Leader
7 2 (4.00%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (16.00%) BYOD
4 2 (4.00%) Life Science
4 2 (4.00%) DTV
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) IVR
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.00%) UNIX
3 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Time Management
2 8 (16.00%) Project Management
3 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.00%) Network Management
5 5 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (6.00%) Change Management
6 3 (6.00%) Change Control
6 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.00%) ITIL
7 2 (4.00%) Software Licensing
7 2 (4.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.00%) Software Deployment
7 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.00%) Identity Management
7 2 (4.00%) Workflow
7 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.00%) MCSE
2 5 (10.00%) CCNP
3 2 (4.00%) MCSA
3 2 (4.00%) PMP
3 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.00%) MOS
3 2 (4.00%) MCITP
3 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 11 (22.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (12.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (6.00%) Netcool
4 3 (6.00%) SCCM
5 1 (2.00%) Cacti
5 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) Cisco
2 13 (26.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.00%) Polycom
4 4 (8.00%) Juniper
4 4 (8.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (6.00%) Avaya
5 3 (6.00%) Remedy
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle
6 2 (4.00%) SAP
7 1 (2.00%) VMware
7 1 (2.00%) Mitel
7 1 (2.00%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.00%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.00%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.00%) Veeam
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + home working
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago