The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 439 494 501
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +7
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 575 494 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.50% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.60% 2.75% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 443 390 353
Average salary £48,750 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
Unified Communications
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15991 17961 17194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.10% 18.36% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13428 14662 13527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in England

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the England region.

Unified Communications Salary Trend in England

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in England

Unified Communications
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 13 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
London +77 256 £55,000 +4.76% 36
South East -37 105 £46,000 +2.22% 16
East Midlands +25 48 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Yorkshire +19 47 £45,000 -18.18% 6
West Midlands -11 36 £38,000 -22.05% 7
South West -8 28 £33,500 -31.63% 4
East of England +15 27 £52,000 +15.55% 2
North West +31 16 £35,000 -28.57% 8
Midlands +15 3 £46,250 +1.09%
Unified Communications
UK

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

1 490 (49.40%) Cisco
2 345 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 293 (29.54%) Skype for Business
4 287 (28.93%) VoIP
5 265 (26.71%) Cisco Certification
6 240 (24.19%) Telecoms
7 224 (22.58%) ITIL
8 220 (22.18%) WAN
9 206 (20.77%) CCNP
10 194 (19.56%) LAN
11 185 (18.65%) Windows
12 180 (18.15%) Project Management
13 174 (17.54%) Cisco CUCM
14 173 (17.44%) Active Directory
15 172 (17.34%) Data Centre
16 171 (17.24%) Finance
17 160 (16.13%) DNS
18 157 (15.83%) Video Conferencing
19 155 (15.63%) MPLS
20 151 (15.22%) Firewall
21 132 (13.31%) MS Excel
22 131 (13.21%) MS Exchange
22 131 (13.21%) VPN
23 129 (13.00%) Wireless
24 128 (12.90%) Presales
25 123 (12.40%) VMware
26 119 (12.00%) DHCP
27 115 (11.59%) Avaya
27 115 (11.59%) Cisco UCCX
28 106 (10.69%) XMPP

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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
1 293 (29.54%) Skype for Business
2 131 (13.21%) MS Exchange
3 80 (8.06%) SharePoint
4 79 (7.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 78 (7.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 27 (2.72%) Office Communications Server
7 13 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (1.01%) CMS
8 10 (1.01%) IIS
9 7 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (0.60%) nginx
11 5 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2000
12 4 (0.40%) Confluence
13 3 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.20%) Node.js
14 2 (0.20%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 132 (13.31%) MS Excel
2 51 (5.14%) MS Office
3 11 (1.11%) MS Project
4 9 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.60%) Oracle CRM
2 6 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.20%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 90 (9.07%) Office 365
2 32 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (3.02%) Cloud Computing
3 30 (3.02%) IaaS
4 28 (2.82%) SaaS
5 26 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 24 (2.42%) Yammer
7 19 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 9 (0.91%) PaaS
9 5 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.20%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 287 (28.93%) VoIP
2 220 (22.18%) WAN
3 194 (19.56%) LAN
4 160 (16.13%) DNS
5 155 (15.63%) MPLS
6 151 (15.22%) Firewall
7 131 (13.21%) VPN
8 129 (13.00%) Wireless
9 119 (12.00%) DHCP
10 84 (8.47%) PBX
11 80 (8.06%) Internet
12 73 (7.36%) TCP/IP
13 71 (7.16%) H.323
14 63 (6.35%) Skype
15 61 (6.15%) IP Telephony
16 59 (5.95%) OSPF
17 58 (5.85%) WebEx
18 56 (5.65%) Network Security
19 47 (4.74%) Cisco IPT
20 46 (4.64%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (1.51%) MySQL
1 15 (1.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.60%) Oracle Database
3 5 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.40%) Hadoop
4 4 (0.40%) Redis
5 3 (0.30%) Big Data
5 3 (0.30%) EDMS
5 3 (0.30%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.20%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.10%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.10%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.10%) DB2
7 1 (0.10%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.10%) Riak
7 1 (0.10%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (0.71%) Eclipse
2 5 (0.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.40%) JIRA
4 2 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 240 (24.19%) Telecoms
2 171 (17.24%) Finance
3 53 (5.34%) Banking
4 43 (4.33%) Marketing
5 42 (4.23%) Billing
6 21 (2.12%) Retail
7 20 (2.02%) Legal
8 16 (1.61%) Law
9 13 (1.31%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.11%) Electronics
11 9 (0.91%) Investment Banking
11 9 (0.91%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.60%) French Language
12 6 (0.60%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.40%) Back Office
13 4 (0.40%) Brand Awareness
13 4 (0.40%) German Language
13 4 (0.40%) Japanese Language
13 4 (0.40%) Mandarin Language
13 4 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 139 (14.01%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 109 (10.99%) Consultant
3 107 (10.79%) Project Manager
4 91 (9.17%) Architect
5 90 (9.07%) Cisco Engineer
6 86 (8.67%) Voice Engineer
7 76 (7.66%) Network Engineer
7 76 (7.66%) Support Engineer
8 68 (6.85%) Unified Communications Manager
9 61 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
10 55 (5.54%) Lync Engineer
11 41 (4.13%) Cisco Voice Engineer
12 39 (3.93%) Senior Manager
13 37 (3.73%) Microsoft Engineer
14 36 (3.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 32 (3.23%) Presales Consultant
15 32 (3.23%) Unified Communications Consultant
16 29 (2.92%) Messaging Engineer
17 28 (2.82%) VoIP Engineer
18 27 (2.72%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (10.69%) XMPP
2 19 (1.92%) VXML
3 9 (0.91%) CSS
4 8 (0.81%) Ajax
5 7 (0.71%) .NET
5 7 (0.71%) CSS3
5 7 (0.71%) HTML
5 7 (0.71%) HTML5
5 7 (0.71%) JMS
5 7 (0.71%) JPA
5 7 (0.71%) RESTful
5 7 (0.71%) Spring
6 6 (0.60%) LEMP Stack
7 5 (0.50%) 802.1X
7 5 (0.50%) COM
7 5 (0.50%) Web Services
8 4 (0.40%) Laravel
8 4 (0.40%) Middleware
8 4 (0.40%) Symfony
8 4 (0.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 172 (17.34%) Data Centre
2 157 (15.83%) Video Conferencing
3 77 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (3.93%) Driving Licence
4 39 (3.93%) IVR
5 28 (2.82%) Blackberry
6 24 (2.42%) Statistics
7 21 (2.12%) Computer Science
8 18 (1.81%) Clustering
8 18 (1.81%) iPad
9 16 (1.61%) PKI
10 14 (1.41%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.31%) Equities
11 13 (1.31%) Fixed Income
12 12 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
13 11 (1.11%) Mathematics
14 9 (0.91%) Handset
15 8 (0.81%) PMI
16 7 (0.71%) Fintech
16 7 (0.71%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 185 (18.65%) Windows
2 104 (10.48%) Windows Server
3 81 (8.17%) Linux
4 73 (7.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 57 (5.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (3.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (2.42%) Unix
8 18 (1.81%) Android
9 11 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (1.01%) Windows 7
11 9 (0.91%) HPUX
12 7 (0.71%) Solaris
12 7 (0.71%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.20%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.20%) CentOS
13 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.10%) VMS
14 1 (0.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (22.58%) ITIL
2 180 (18.15%) Project Management
3 128 (12.90%) Presales
4 58 (5.85%) PRINCE2
5 51 (5.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 51 (5.14%) Load Balancing
5 51 (5.14%) Service Management
6 46 (4.64%) Migration
7 45 (4.54%) CRM
8 44 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
9 43 (4.33%) Change Control
9 43 (4.33%) Service Delivery
10 40 (4.03%) Business Development
10 40 (4.03%) Risk Analysis
11 37 (3.73%) Change Management
12 36 (3.63%) Incident Management
13 33 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
14 30 (3.02%) Time Management
15 29 (2.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 28 (2.82%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (5.65%) SQL
2 44 (4.44%) PowerShell
3 21 (2.12%) C
4 11 (1.11%) Java
4 11 (1.11%) PHP
5 10 (1.01%) JavaScript
6 7 (0.71%) Bash Shell
6 7 (0.71%) C++
6 7 (0.71%) Perl
7 5 (0.50%) Python
7 5 (0.50%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.40%) C#
9 2 (0.20%) Ruby
10 1 (0.10%) VB
10 1 (0.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 265 (26.71%) Cisco Certification
2 206 (20.77%) CCNP
3 105 (10.58%) CCNP Voice
4 100 (10.08%) CCVP
5 83 (8.37%) Degree
6 82 (8.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 80 (8.06%) CCNA
8 65 (6.55%) Security Cleared
9 62 (6.25%) MCSE
10 51 (5.14%) SC Cleared
11 42 (4.23%) MCITP
12 38 (3.83%) CCIE
13 34 (3.43%) ITIL Certification
14 16 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 12 (1.21%) MCP
16 11 (1.11%) PMI Certification
16 11 (1.11%) PMP
17 10 (1.01%) CCDP
17 10 (1.01%) CCSA
18 9 (0.91%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (7.86%) SLA
2 10 (1.01%) COBIT
3 8 (0.81%) QA
4 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.10%) EMIR
6 1 (0.10%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.10%) ISO13485
6 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.10%) SEPA
System Software
1 173 (17.44%) Active Directory
2 86 (8.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (2.92%) Hyper-V
4 27 (2.72%) vSphere
5 12 (1.21%) VMware ESX
6 9 (0.91%) XenApp
7 7 (0.71%) XenDesktop
8 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (0.50%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.40%) DFS Replication
9 4 (0.40%) ISA Server
9 4 (0.40%) OpenSSH
9 4 (0.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.30%) Firmware
11 2 (0.20%) GlusterFS
11 2 (0.20%) NFS
11 2 (0.20%) Xen
12 1 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.10%) vCloud
12 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 174 (17.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 115 (11.59%) Cisco UCCX
3 76 (7.66%) Cisco UCCE
4 42 (4.23%) SCOM
5 31 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 27 (2.72%) SCCM
7 12 (1.21%) Cisco IPCC
7 12 (1.21%) Cisco Prime
8 9 (0.91%) Backup Exec
8 9 (0.91%) CA Spectrum
9 6 (0.60%) Ansible
10 5 (0.50%) Nagios
10 5 (0.50%) NetBackup
10 5 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.40%) Netcool
11 4 (0.40%) SolarWinds Orion
11 4 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 3 (0.30%) CiscoWorks
12 3 (0.30%) Puppet
12 3 (0.30%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 490 (49.40%) Cisco
2 345 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 123 (12.40%) VMware
4 115 (11.59%) Avaya
5 72 (7.26%) CheckPoint
6 61 (6.15%) Citrix
6 61 (6.15%) Juniper
7 60 (6.05%) Polycom
8 45 (4.54%) Symantec
9 44 (4.44%) Red Box
10 43 (4.33%) HP
11 36 (3.63%) Mitel
12 33 (3.33%) Riverbed
13 27 (2.72%) F5
14 23 (2.32%) BroadSoft
15 22 (2.22%) IBM
16 21 (2.12%) NetApp
17 20 (2.02%) BT
18 19 (1.92%) Meraki
18 19 (1.92%) Oracle
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + Yr 1 OTE £65K + Car
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Metaskil Limited
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Metaskil
Salary: From £47,500 to £52,500 per annum c£50k plus great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby
University of Derby
Salary: £34,418 - £36,962 per annum (Dependent on experience)
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Oncall (not immediate), Overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Very competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Car, Benefits, Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car, bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Rolls Royce
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Bonus up to £5k
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Excellent base salary, plus on-call, bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Comms-care
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Car
Posted: 7 days ago