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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 467 434 465
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +31
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 470 530 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.53% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.43% 3.03% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 398 411 403
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
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
19342 17479 21139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.13% 17.49% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15403 14304 17507
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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
(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 -9 211 £57,500 +4.54% 33
South East -107 77 £48,750 -11.36% 10
Yorkshire -11 51 £45,000 -37.93% 1
South West -13 38 £45,000 -3.74% 16
North West -20 29 £35,750 -37.82% 8
West Midlands -17 28 £65,000 +23.80% 3
East of England -4 27 £42,500 -20.93% 3
East Midlands -18 12 £46,500 -11.42% 2
North East 0 8 £45,000 +20.00%
Unified Communications
UK

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 412 (42.52%) Microsoft
2 395 (40.76%) Lync
3 330 (34.06%) Cisco
4 258 (26.63%) MS Exchange
5 233 (24.05%) Windows
6 207 (21.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 196 (20.23%) Exchange Server 2010
8 191 (19.71%) Active Directory
9 179 (18.47%) Telecoms
10 163 (16.82%) Cisco Certification
11 151 (15.58%) Project Management
12 147 (15.17%) Exchange Server 2013
13 145 (14.96%) VoIP
14 143 (14.76%) MS Excel
15 139 (14.34%) LAN
16 133 (13.73%) DNS
17 131 (13.52%) MCSE
18 130 (13.42%) WAN
19 125 (12.90%) VMware
20 120 (12.38%) CCNP
21 118 (12.18%) ITIL
22 117 (12.07%) Avaya
23 116 (11.97%) Finance
24 113 (11.66%) MPLS
25 110 (11.35%) VPN
26 108 (11.15%) Firewall
27 107 (11.04%) Office 365
28 105 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
29 102 (10.53%) MCITP
30 98 (10.11%) Blackberry

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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
1 395 (40.76%) Lync
2 258 (26.63%) MS Exchange
3 196 (20.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 147 (15.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 81 (8.36%) Office Communications Server
6 70 (7.22%) SharePoint
7 50 (5.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 48 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2003
9 37 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
10 32 (3.30%) SharePoint Server
11 16 (1.65%) IIS
12 5 (0.52%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.52%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2000
14 3 (0.31%) Lotus Domino
15 2 (0.21%) Node.js
15 2 (0.21%) CMS
15 2 (0.21%) SAS
15 2 (0.21%) Apache
16 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 143 (14.76%) MS Excel
2 39 (4.02%) MS Office
3 20 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 107 (11.04%) Office 365
2 16 (1.65%) SaaS
3 14 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.83%) IaaS
5 6 (0.62%) PaaS
6 3 (0.31%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 145 (14.96%) VoIP
2 139 (14.34%) LAN
3 133 (13.73%) DNS
4 130 (13.42%) WAN
5 113 (11.66%) MPLS
6 110 (11.35%) VPN
7 108 (11.15%) Firewall
8 90 (9.29%) SAN
9 85 (8.77%) TCP/IP
10 80 (8.26%) DHCP
11 74 (7.64%) PBX
12 63 (6.50%) IP Telephony
13 60 (6.19%) Wireless
13 60 (6.19%) Network Security
14 54 (5.57%) H.323
15 51 (5.26%) NAS
16 48 (4.95%) Cisco ASA
17 47 (4.85%) SMTP
18 41 (4.23%) Ethernet
19 36 (3.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (3.82%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.44%) MySQL
3 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (0.41%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.10%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.10%) Eclipse
General
1 179 (18.47%) Telecoms
2 116 (11.97%) Finance
3 48 (4.95%) Marketing
4 31 (3.20%) Law
5 27 (2.79%) Legal
6 14 (1.44%) Back Office
6 14 (1.44%) Retail
7 13 (1.34%) Billing
8 8 (0.83%) German Language
9 7 (0.72%) French Language
9 7 (0.72%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.41%) Advertising
11 4 (0.41%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.31%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.31%) Japanese Language
12 3 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
13 2 (0.21%) Automotive
13 2 (0.21%) Banking
14 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 191 (19.71%) Consultant
2 114 (11.76%) Architect
3 96 (9.91%) Project Manager
4 56 (5.78%) Network Engineer
5 54 (5.57%) Microsoft Consultant
6 49 (5.06%) Analyst
7 44 (4.54%) Messaging Engineer
7 44 (4.54%) Communications Engineer
8 43 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 40 (4.13%) Support Engineer
10 38 (3.92%) Solutions Consultant
11 37 (3.82%) Exchange Engineer
11 37 (3.82%) Microsoft Specialist
12 35 (3.61%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 33 (3.41%) Infrastructure Architect
14 31 (3.20%) Senior Manager
15 29 (2.99%) Administrator
15 29 (2.99%) Pre Sales Consultant
16 27 (2.79%) Network Support
17 26 (2.68%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.27%) XMPP
2 11 (1.14%) .NET
3 7 (0.72%) ASP.NET
3 7 (0.72%) Middleware
4 5 (0.52%) jQuery
4 5 (0.52%) COM
4 5 (0.52%) MAPI
5 4 (0.41%) JMS
6 3 (0.31%) WPF
6 3 (0.31%) Ajax
6 3 (0.31%) HTML
6 3 (0.31%) CSS
6 3 (0.31%) JDBC
6 3 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.31%) HTML5
6 3 (0.31%) CSS3
7 2 (0.21%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (0.21%) WebRTC
7 2 (0.21%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.21%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 98 (10.11%) Blackberry
2 66 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (6.81%) Video Conferencing
3 22 (2.27%) PKI
4 19 (1.96%) IVR
5 14 (1.44%) Thin Client
5 14 (1.44%) Clustering
5 14 (1.44%) Fat Client
6 13 (1.34%) Economics
7 12 (1.24%) Statistics
8 9 (0.93%) CMDB
8 9 (0.93%) PMI
9 8 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.72%) Computer Science
10 7 (0.72%) NHS
11 5 (0.52%) Replication
12 4 (0.41%) User Experience
12 4 (0.41%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.41%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 233 (24.05%) Windows
2 79 (8.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 73 (7.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (2.68%) Linux
4 26 (2.68%) Windows 7
5 17 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (1.55%) Windows 8
7 12 (1.24%) Windows XP
8 9 (0.93%) UNIX
8 9 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.52%) Windows Vista
9 5 (0.52%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.31%) Solaris
10 3 (0.31%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.10%) SUSE
11 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.10%) CentOS
11 1 (0.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (15.58%) Project Management
2 118 (12.18%) ITIL
3 95 (9.80%) PRINCE2
4 80 (8.26%) Load Balancing
5 70 (7.22%) Migration
6 52 (5.37%) Service Delivery
7 48 (4.95%) Business Development
8 43 (4.44%) Technical Architecture
9 41 (4.23%) Change Management
10 37 (3.82%) Network Management
11 32 (3.30%) Mobile Device Management
11 32 (3.30%) Technical Analysis
12 28 (2.89%) Mentoring
13 27 (2.79%) CRM
14 23 (2.37%) Problem Management
14 23 (2.37%) B2B
14 23 (2.37%) Time Management
15 22 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (2.17%) Product Management
16 21 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 51 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 21 (2.17%) SQL
2 21 (2.17%) C
3 11 (1.14%) Java
4 9 (0.93%) VBScript
5 8 (0.83%) C#
6 6 (0.62%) C++
6 6 (0.62%) VB
7 5 (0.52%) VBA
8 4 (0.41%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.41%) Perl
9 3 (0.31%) PHP
10 2 (0.21%) R
10 2 (0.21%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.10%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 207 (21.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 163 (16.82%) Cisco Certification
3 131 (13.52%) MCSE
4 120 (12.38%) CCNP
5 102 (10.53%) MCITP
6 89 (9.18%) Degree
7 65 (6.71%) CCNA
8 62 (6.40%) MCTS
9 60 (6.19%) Security Cleared
10 53 (5.47%) SC Cleared
11 44 (4.54%) MCSA
12 26 (2.68%) CCIE
13 23 (2.37%) PMI Certification
14 22 (2.27%) MCP
15 21 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 20 (2.06%) CCVP
17 18 (1.86%) PMP
18 17 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 13 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
20 11 (1.14%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.75%) SLA
2 15 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.31%) QA
3 3 (0.31%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.10%) COBIT
4 1 (0.10%) HL7
4 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 191 (19.71%) Active Directory
2 105 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (9.39%) Hyper-V
4 43 (4.44%) UAG
5 23 (2.37%) VMware ESX
6 18 (1.86%) XenApp
6 18 (1.86%) XenServer
7 16 (1.65%) XenDesktop
8 9 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 7 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.62%) vSphere
11 5 (0.52%) MDaemon
12 4 (0.41%) NFS
13 2 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.10%) Xen
14 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 1 (0.10%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 68 (7.02%) Cisco CUCM
2 48 (4.95%) SCOM
3 45 (4.64%) SCCM
4 33 (3.41%) SCVMM
5 30 (3.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 30 (3.10%) SCDPM
6 25 (2.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 20 (2.06%) Cisco UCCX
8 15 (1.55%) Cisco UCCE
9 12 (1.24%) CiscoWorks
10 8 (0.83%) MIIS
11 6 (0.62%) AppDNA
12 5 (0.52%) Backup Exec
12 5 (0.52%) Cisco IPCC
13 4 (0.41%) FortiGate
13 4 (0.41%) MAILsweeper
14 3 (0.31%) XenMobile
15 2 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
15 2 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 1 (0.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 412 (42.52%) Microsoft
2 330 (34.06%) Cisco
3 125 (12.90%) VMware
4 117 (12.07%) Avaya
5 84 (8.67%) Mitel
6 58 (5.99%) Citrix
7 51 (5.26%) Juniper
8 48 (4.95%) HP
9 42 (4.33%) Polycom
10 39 (4.02%) Symantec
10 39 (4.02%) NetApp
11 32 (3.30%) Verint
12 30 (3.10%) CheckPoint
13 28 (2.89%) F5
14 24 (2.48%) Siemens
15 22 (2.27%) MobileIron
16 20 (2.06%) Dialogic
16 20 (2.06%) Genesys
17 17 (1.75%) EMC
17 17 (1.75%) Nortel
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Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum + car/allowance + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum +6k bonus + car or allowance + benef
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Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum +6k bonus + car or allowance + benef
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Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum +6k bonus + car or allowance + benef
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Brentwood, Essex
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Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + pension, bonus, medical, etc
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Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + £2K Bonus & Benifits
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Salary: £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + bonus
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Berkshire
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Strong benefits package
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West Midlands
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Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
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Salary: £60000.00 - £66000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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