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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 454 493 387
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -106
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 482 414 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.42% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.67% 2.43% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 362 329 468
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
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
18052 17051 20298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.20% 17.17% 20.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14554 13437 16638
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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
London -13 181 £55,000 -8.33% 22
South East +15 144 £45,000 -10.00% 23
East Midlands +45 30 £32,500 -35.00% 5
Yorkshire +1 30 £55,000 +15.78% 3
South West -7 27 £45,000 +5.88% 6
West Midlands -31 27 £48,750 +2.63% 4
North West -4 17 £45,750 +30.71% 9
East of England -10 16 £43,750 -2.77% 4
Midlands - 4 £62,500 -
North East -11 2 £48,750 +77.27%
Unified Communications
UK

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

1 449 (44.32%) Cisco
2 384 (37.91%) Microsoft
3 341 (33.66%) Lync
4 282 (27.84%) Cisco Certification
5 242 (23.89%) WAN
6 215 (21.22%) Telecoms
7 203 (20.04%) LAN
8 197 (19.45%) CCNP
9 190 (18.76%) Windows
10 179 (17.67%) Firewall
11 175 (17.28%) VoIP
12 171 (16.88%) MPLS
13 166 (16.39%) MS Exchange
14 165 (16.29%) Microsoft Certification
15 164 (16.19%) VPN
16 162 (15.99%) Active Directory
17 143 (14.12%) Avaya
17 143 (14.12%) ITIL
18 134 (13.23%) Project Management
19 123 (12.14%) Cisco CUCM
19 123 (12.14%) Exchange Server 2013
20 122 (12.04%) MCSE
21 121 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2010
22 115 (11.35%) VMware
23 114 (11.25%) Office 365
24 110 (10.86%) Finance
25 108 (10.66%) Wireless
26 107 (10.56%) Juniper
26 107 (10.56%) Cisco ASA
27 104 (10.27%) Security Cleared

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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
1 341 (33.66%) Lync
2 166 (16.39%) MS Exchange
3 123 (12.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 121 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 60 (5.92%) SharePoint
6 41 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 21 (2.07%) Office Communications Server
8 16 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (1.38%) CMS
10 13 (1.28%) IIS
11 7 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.49%) nginx
13 5 (0.49%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.30%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.099%) SharePoint 2010
16 1 (0.099%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 104 (10.27%) MS Excel
2 49 (4.84%) MS Office
3 7 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.49%) MS Project
4 5 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 114 (11.25%) Office 365
2 47 (4.64%) IaaS
3 43 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (2.57%) SaaS
6 15 (1.48%) PaaS
7 1 (0.099%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 242 (23.89%) WAN
2 203 (20.04%) LAN
3 179 (17.67%) Firewall
4 175 (17.28%) VoIP
5 171 (16.88%) MPLS
6 164 (16.19%) VPN
7 108 (10.66%) Wireless
8 107 (10.56%) Cisco ASA
9 104 (10.27%) IP Telephony
10 94 (9.28%) Network Security
11 87 (8.59%) BGP
12 81 (8.00%) OSPF
13 80 (7.90%) TCP/IP
13 80 (7.90%) Ethernet
14 70 (6.91%) SAN
15 65 (6.42%) VLAN
16 62 (6.12%) H.323
17 54 (5.33%) VPLS
18 52 (5.13%) DNS
18 52 (5.13%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (2.07%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.48%) DB2
3 12 (1.18%) MySQL
4 2 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.20%) Riak
4 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.20%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.099%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.099%) Big Data
5 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.099%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.099%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.099%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.099%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.20%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.099%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.099%) PHPUnit
2 1 (0.099%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.099%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (0.099%) Behat
2 1 (0.099%) JUnit
2 1 (0.099%) JIRA
2 1 (0.099%) Selenium
2 1 (0.099%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 215 (21.22%) Telecoms
2 110 (10.86%) Finance
3 51 (5.03%) Marketing
4 26 (2.57%) Retail
5 20 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 17 (1.68%) Law
7 16 (1.58%) Electronics
8 12 (1.18%) Billing
8 12 (1.18%) Banking
9 11 (1.09%) Legal
10 8 (0.79%) German Language
10 8 (0.79%) Spanish Language
11 7 (0.69%) Advertising
12 6 (0.59%) Mandarin Language
12 6 (0.59%) Italian Language
12 6 (0.59%) Japanese Language
12 6 (0.59%) French Language
13 3 (0.30%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.20%) Finnish Language
14 2 (0.20%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 205 (20.24%) Consultant
2 118 (11.65%) Network Engineer
3 94 (9.28%) Architect
4 70 (6.91%) Project Manager
5 46 (4.54%) Analyst
6 41 (4.05%) Technical Manager
7 40 (3.95%) Microsoft Consultant
8 39 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
9 37 (3.65%) Technical Consultant
10 36 (3.55%) Communications Engineer
11 34 (3.36%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 34 (3.36%) Support Engineer
12 30 (2.96%) Cisco Engineer
13 28 (2.76%) Account Manager
14 26 (2.57%) Solutions Architect
14 26 (2.57%) Solutions Consultant
15 25 (2.47%) Network Consultant
16 23 (2.27%) Pre Sales Engineer
17 22 (2.17%) Sales Consultant
18 21 (2.07%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (3.85%) XMPP
2 16 (1.58%) .NET
3 9 (0.89%) jQuery
4 8 (0.79%) ASP.NET
5 6 (0.59%) Web Services
5 6 (0.59%) HTML
6 5 (0.49%) Memcached
6 5 (0.49%) Ajax
7 4 (0.39%) CSS
7 4 (0.39%) XML
7 4 (0.39%) VXML
7 4 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (0.30%) WSH
8 3 (0.30%) CGI
9 2 (0.20%) Middleware
9 2 (0.20%) COM+
9 2 (0.20%) JTAPI
10 1 (0.099%) Mason
10 1 (0.099%) JPA
10 1 (0.099%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 92 (9.08%) Video Conferencing
2 41 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (3.06%) Management Information System
4 29 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 16 (1.58%) Economics
6 15 (1.48%) iSeries
7 13 (1.28%) Blackberry
7 13 (1.28%) DTV
8 11 (1.09%) Thin Client
8 11 (1.09%) Fat Client
9 10 (0.99%) AVVID
10 9 (0.89%) PMI
11 8 (0.79%) Clustering
11 8 (0.79%) Open Source
12 6 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
13 5 (0.49%) FlexPod
13 5 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.49%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.39%) IPTV
14 4 (0.39%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 190 (18.76%) Windows
2 72 (7.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 69 (6.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (3.06%) Linux
6 20 (1.97%) Windows 7
7 19 (1.88%) UNIX
8 15 (1.48%) VMS
9 7 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.49%) CentOS
11 4 (0.39%) Debian
11 4 (0.39%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.30%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.30%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.30%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (14.12%) ITIL
2 134 (13.23%) Project Management
3 102 (10.07%) Migration
4 72 (7.11%) Business Development
5 60 (5.92%) Load Balancing
6 53 (5.23%) PRINCE2
7 51 (5.03%) Change Management
8 49 (4.84%) Network Design
9 48 (4.74%) Service Delivery
10 46 (4.54%) Network Management
11 44 (4.34%) Business Intelligence
12 43 (4.24%) Mentoring
13 37 (3.65%) CRM
14 35 (3.46%) Security Architecture
15 34 (3.36%) Continuous Improvement
16 33 (3.26%) WAN Optimisation
17 32 (3.16%) Programme Management
18 31 (3.06%) Disaster Recovery
19 30 (2.96%) Network Monitoring
20 29 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 63 (6.22%) PowerShell
2 48 (4.74%) SQL
3 13 (1.28%) C
4 10 (0.99%) JavaScript
5 8 (0.79%) Perl
5 8 (0.79%) C#
5 8 (0.79%) VBScript
6 6 (0.59%) PHP
7 5 (0.49%) Bash Shell
7 5 (0.49%) Java
7 5 (0.49%) Python
8 1 (0.099%) C++
8 1 (0.099%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 282 (27.84%) Cisco Certification
2 197 (19.45%) CCNP
3 165 (16.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 122 (12.04%) MCSE
5 104 (10.27%) Security Cleared
6 99 (9.77%) SC Cleared
7 98 (9.67%) CCNA
8 88 (8.69%) Degree
9 64 (6.32%) MCITP
9 64 (6.32%) CCIE
10 29 (2.86%) MCTS
11 24 (2.37%) CCVP
12 18 (1.78%) MCSA
12 18 (1.78%) VCP4
13 17 (1.68%) MCP
13 17 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 16 (1.58%) CCDP
14 16 (1.58%) Microsoft Certified Master
15 15 (1.48%) PMI Certification
15 15 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (6.32%) SLA
2 10 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.39%) QA
3 4 (0.39%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 162 (15.99%) Active Directory
2 68 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (3.46%) vSphere
4 34 (3.36%) Hyper-V
5 32 (3.16%) XenApp
6 25 (2.47%) XenDesktop
7 13 (1.28%) XenServer
7 13 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.99%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (0.49%) NFS
10 4 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.30%) UAG
11 3 (0.30%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.30%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.20%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.20%) Kamailio
13 1 (0.099%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 123 (12.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 58 (5.73%) SCOM
3 41 (4.05%) Cisco UCCX
4 35 (3.46%) SCCM
5 23 (2.27%) Cisco UCCE
6 21 (2.07%) CiscoWorks
7 11 (1.09%) XenMobile
8 10 (0.99%) SCVMM
8 10 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 8 (0.79%) MIIS
9 8 (0.79%) FortiGate
10 7 (0.69%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.49%) logstash
11 5 (0.49%) Ansible
11 5 (0.49%) Check_MK
11 5 (0.49%) HAProxy
11 5 (0.49%) Windows Intune
11 5 (0.49%) Nagios
12 4 (0.39%) Cisco IPCC
13 3 (0.30%) AppManager
Vendors
1 449 (44.32%) Cisco
2 384 (37.91%) Microsoft
3 143 (14.12%) Avaya
4 115 (11.35%) VMware
5 107 (10.56%) Juniper
6 85 (8.39%) Citrix
7 82 (8.09%) HP
8 77 (7.60%) F5
9 57 (5.63%) Mitel
10 54 (5.33%) CheckPoint
11 52 (5.13%) Polycom
12 36 (3.55%) Verint
13 30 (2.96%) Tandberg
14 29 (2.86%) EMC
14 29 (2.86%) SolarWinds
15 21 (2.07%) Genesys
16 20 (1.97%) Postini
16 20 (1.97%) Riverbed
17 18 (1.78%) IBM
17 18 (1.78%) Symantec
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