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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 502 537 529
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -8
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 412 436 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.43% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.71% 2.54% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 301 349 402
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
15203 17146 19450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.97% 16.76% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12539 14337 15416
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Unified Communications as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 102 £52,500 -12.50% 11
South East -9 97 £45,000 -18.18% 16
Yorkshire +57 71 £57,500 +31.42% 1
East of England +27 32 £42,500 +6.25% 4
South West +11 31 £40,000 +6.66% 4
West Midlands +7 31 £35,000 -26.31% 1
North West -2 23 £32,500 -18.75% 4
East Midlands +16 16 £43,835 -2.59% 3
North East +1 1 £18,000 -65.02% 1
Unified Communications
UK

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 387 (48.01%) Cisco
2 233 (28.91%) Cisco Certification
3 219 (27.17%) WAN
4 212 (26.30%) LAN
4 212 (26.30%) Microsoft
5 202 (25.06%) VoIP
6 187 (23.20%) Data Centre
7 173 (21.46%) Telecoms
8 162 (20.10%) ITIL
9 157 (19.48%) CCNP
10 156 (19.35%) Windows
11 135 (16.75%) Firewall
12 131 (16.25%) Wireless
13 130 (16.13%) Presales
14 129 (16.00%) Avaya
15 127 (15.76%) Skype for Business
16 119 (14.76%) Project Management
17 112 (13.90%) MPLS
18 111 (13.77%) VMware
19 106 (13.15%) Finance
20 97 (12.03%) CCNA
21 95 (11.79%) Cisco CUCM
21 95 (11.79%) Windows Server
22 92 (11.41%) Video Conferencing
22 92 (11.41%) VPN
23 87 (10.79%) PBX
24 82 (10.17%) Skype
24 82 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
25 79 (9.80%) Office 365
26 76 (9.43%) MS Excel

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 127 (15.76%) Skype for Business
2 65 (8.06%) MS Exchange
3 39 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 36 (4.47%) SharePoint
5 34 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (1.74%) IIS
7 12 (1.49%) Apache
8 7 (0.87%) OpenStack
9 5 (0.62%) MS Project Server
9 5 (0.62%) nginx
10 3 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.25%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.25%) JBoss
11 2 (0.25%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 76 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.99%) MS Office
3 9 (1.12%) AutoCAD
3 9 (1.12%) MS Project
4 3 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.87%) Cisco SocialMiner
2 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 79 (9.80%) Office 365
2 49 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (2.98%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (1.99%) IaaS
6 13 (1.61%) SaaS
7 12 (1.49%) PaaS
8 11 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (0.87%) Yammer
10 4 (0.50%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 219 (27.17%) WAN
2 212 (26.30%) LAN
3 202 (25.06%) VoIP
4 135 (16.75%) Firewall
5 131 (16.25%) Wireless
6 112 (13.90%) MPLS
7 92 (11.41%) VPN
8 87 (10.79%) PBX
9 82 (10.17%) Skype
10 68 (8.44%) IP Telephony
11 67 (8.31%) DNS
12 65 (8.06%) DHCP
13 64 (7.94%) BGP
14 62 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
15 58 (7.20%) H.323
16 56 (6.95%) TCP/IP
17 55 (6.82%) Internet
18 52 (6.45%) Cisco Nexus
19 46 (5.71%) OSPF
20 43 (5.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (4.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.36%) MySQL
3 7 (0.87%) Big Data
3 7 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (0.62%) Data Mining
6 4 (0.50%) MongoDB
6 4 (0.50%) Power BI
7 3 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.37%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.25%) Redis
9 1 (0.12%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.12%) Bower
2 1 (0.12%) Grunt
2 1 (0.12%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.12%) webpack
General
1 173 (21.46%) Telecoms
2 106 (13.15%) Finance
3 68 (8.44%) Retail
4 23 (2.85%) Marketing
5 15 (1.86%) Banking
6 12 (1.49%) Legal
7 10 (1.24%) Multimedia
8 7 (0.87%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.74%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.50%) Back Office
10 4 (0.50%) Billing
10 4 (0.50%) Games
11 3 (0.37%) French Language
11 3 (0.37%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.37%) Law
11 3 (0.37%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.25%) Electronics
12 2 (0.25%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 112 (13.90%) Architect
2 103 (12.78%) Network Engineer
3 87 (10.79%) Consultant
3 87 (10.79%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 82 (10.17%) Cisco Engineer
5 68 (8.44%) Project Manager
6 61 (7.57%) Support Engineer
7 57 (7.07%) Voice Engineer
8 53 (6.58%) IT Manager
9 50 (6.20%) Infrastructure Manager
9 50 (6.20%) Solutions Architect
10 39 (4.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 39 (4.84%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 33 (4.09%) IT Project Manager
12 31 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
12 31 (3.85%) IT Infrastructure Manager
13 29 (3.60%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
14 28 (3.47%) Analyst
15 26 (3.23%) Network Support
15 26 (3.23%) Presales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.34%) XMPP
2 15 (1.86%) .NET
3 10 (1.24%) LAMP
4 8 (0.99%) XML
5 6 (0.74%) ASP.NET
5 6 (0.74%) Express
5 6 (0.74%) Middleware
5 6 (0.74%) Web Services
6 5 (0.62%) AngularJS
6 5 (0.62%) CSS
6 5 (0.62%) HTML
6 5 (0.62%) HTML5
6 5 (0.62%) LEMP Stack
6 5 (0.62%) Node.js
6 5 (0.62%) REST
6 5 (0.62%) VXML
7 4 (0.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (0.50%) Laravel
7 4 (0.50%) Symfony
8 3 (0.37%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 187 (23.20%) Data Centre
2 92 (11.41%) Video Conferencing
3 59 (7.32%) IVR
4 50 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (3.60%) Management Information System
6 21 (2.61%) Virtual Team
7 20 (2.48%) PKI
8 19 (2.36%) Computer Science
9 18 (2.23%) Private Cloud
10 16 (1.99%) Clustering
10 16 (1.99%) User Experience
11 13 (1.61%) Blackberry
11 13 (1.61%) Handset
12 11 (1.36%) Driving Licence
13 9 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
14 8 (0.99%) Statistics
15 7 (0.87%) Equities
15 7 (0.87%) Fixed Income
15 7 (0.87%) Public Cloud
15 7 (0.87%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 156 (19.35%) Windows
2 95 (11.79%) Windows Server
3 64 (7.94%) Linux
4 36 (4.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (1.86%) Unix
6 15 (1.86%) Windows 7
7 11 (1.36%) Windows 10
8 9 (1.12%) Windows 8
9 7 (0.87%) Solaris
10 4 (0.50%) VyOS
11 3 (0.37%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.25%) CentOS
12 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.12%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (20.10%) ITIL
2 130 (16.13%) Presales
3 119 (14.76%) Project Management
4 75 (9.31%) PRINCE2
5 61 (7.57%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (5.46%) Application Rationalisation
6 44 (5.46%) Data Management
7 41 (5.09%) Load Balancing
8 38 (4.71%) Network Design
9 36 (4.47%) Change Management
10 34 (4.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 30 (3.72%) Business Continuity
12 28 (3.47%) Data Protection
13 27 (3.35%) Disaster Recovery
14 26 (3.23%) Service Delivery
14 26 (3.23%) Service Management
14 26 (3.23%) TOGAF
15 25 (3.10%) Enterprise Architecture
15 25 (3.10%) Mentoring
16 24 (2.98%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 55 (6.82%) SQL
2 31 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 18 (2.23%) Python
4 15 (1.86%) JavaScript
5 14 (1.74%) C#
6 13 (1.61%) Perl
7 9 (1.12%) Bash Shell
7 9 (1.12%) PHP
8 8 (0.99%) Java
9 6 (0.74%) C
9 6 (0.74%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.62%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.37%) Ruby
12 2 (0.25%) C++
12 2 (0.25%) VB
13 1 (0.12%) ES6
13 1 (0.12%) Korn
Qualifications
1 233 (28.91%) Cisco Certification
2 157 (19.48%) CCNP
3 97 (12.03%) CCNA
4 60 (7.44%) CCNP Voice
5 52 (6.45%) Degree
6 50 (6.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 45 (5.58%) ITIL Certification
8 39 (4.84%) CCIE
9 30 (3.72%) MCSE
9 30 (3.72%) Security Cleared
10 26 (3.23%) CCVP
11 21 (2.61%) MCSA
12 17 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 16 (1.99%) SC Cleared
14 15 (1.86%) MCP
15 10 (1.24%) CCDP
15 10 (1.24%) CISSP
16 9 (1.12%) MCITP
17 8 (0.99%) A+ Certification
17 8 (0.99%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.47%) SLA
2 23 (2.85%) QA
3 11 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.37%) RMADS
6 1 (0.12%) P3O
6 1 (0.12%) SAS 70
System Software
1 82 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (8.44%) Active Directory
3 62 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.74%) vSphere
5 7 (0.87%) VMware ESX
5 7 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.62%) vCloud
6 5 (0.62%) XenServer
7 4 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.37%) XenApp
9 2 (0.25%) Corosync
9 2 (0.25%) Docker
9 2 (0.25%) Firmware
9 2 (0.25%) GlusterFS
9 2 (0.25%) NFS
9 2 (0.25%) pfSense
9 2 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 95 (11.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 38 (4.71%) Cisco UCCX
3 36 (4.47%) SCOM
4 30 (3.72%) Cisco UCCE
5 22 (2.73%) Cisco Prime
6 12 (1.49%) Cisco IPCC
6 12 (1.49%) SolarWinds Orion
7 11 (1.36%) SCCM
8 10 (1.24%) NetBackup
9 9 (1.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 7 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (0.87%) TrustSec
11 5 (0.62%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (0.62%) vRealize
12 4 (0.50%) Nagios
12 4 (0.50%) SCOrch
12 4 (0.50%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.50%) SnapVault
13 3 (0.37%) Cisco CME
Vendors
1 387 (48.01%) Cisco
2 212 (26.30%) Microsoft
3 129 (16.00%) Avaya
4 111 (13.77%) VMware
5 72 (8.93%) HP
6 66 (8.19%) CheckPoint
6 66 (8.19%) Mitel
7 55 (6.82%) F5
8 44 (5.46%) Juniper
9 36 (4.47%) Citrix
10 30 (3.72%) SolarWinds
11 22 (2.73%) NetApp
11 22 (2.73%) Palo Alto
12 21 (2.61%) Symantec
13 18 (2.23%) EMC
14 16 (1.99%) BroadSoft
14 16 (1.99%) Computacenter
14 16 (1.99%) Meraki
15 14 (1.74%) BT
15 14 (1.74%) Oracle
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Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Peopleworks
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Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Billingham, Cleveland
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Anchor
Salary: Competitive & negotiable DOE
Posted: 19 hours ago
England
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Imperative People
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Schroders plc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 Per Annum 33-36K + On call allowance + Overtime + Bene
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Eastleigh
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £10000 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Horsham
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 8 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
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Southampton
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Salary: £4000 - £48000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 per annum + Uncapped OTE, Bonus
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Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £140000 per annum + competitive
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