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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 456 456 465
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 519 485 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.48% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 2.74% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 441 380 394
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £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
19221 17728 20919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.98% 17.44% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15309 14445 17200
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +42 249 £55,000 - 30
South East -76 93 £52,500 -4.54% 7
Yorkshire -14 43 £45,000 -19.28% 2
South West 0 37 £45,000 -2.17% 9
North West -12 30 £37,000 -27.80% 8
West Midlands -29 27 £55,000 -2.22%
East of England -14 26 £48,500 -19.16% 6
East Midlands -5 15 £40,000 -33.33%
North East -13 8 £45,000 +20.00%
Midlands +5 1 £75,000 +33.33%
Unified Communications
UK

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 402 (41.15%) Microsoft
2 363 (37.15%) Lync
3 352 (36.03%) Cisco
4 219 (22.42%) MS Exchange
5 211 (21.60%) Windows
6 190 (19.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 189 (19.34%) Cisco Certification
8 174 (17.81%) Active Directory
9 168 (17.20%) WAN
10 165 (16.89%) Telecoms
11 164 (16.79%) Exchange Server 2010
12 160 (16.38%) LAN
13 150 (15.35%) Project Management
14 147 (15.05%) VoIP
15 139 (14.23%) CCNP
16 137 (14.02%) Exchange Server 2013
17 129 (13.20%) VPN
17 129 (13.20%) MPLS
18 125 (12.79%) MCSE
19 119 (12.18%) MS Excel
19 119 (12.18%) Firewall
20 118 (12.08%) ITIL
21 117 (11.98%) Avaya
22 112 (11.46%) Finance
23 109 (11.16%) VMware
24 106 (10.85%) DNS
25 105 (10.75%) Office 365
26 99 (10.13%) Cisco CUCM
27 92 (9.42%) MCITP
28 90 (9.21%) PRINCE2

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 363 (37.15%) Lync
2 219 (22.42%) MS Exchange
3 164 (16.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 137 (14.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 76 (7.78%) SharePoint
6 62 (6.35%) Office Communications Server
7 39 (3.99%) Exchange Server 2003
8 36 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2007
9 33 (3.38%) SharePoint Server
9 33 (3.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 14 (1.43%) IIS
11 5 (0.51%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.41%) Lotus Domino
13 3 (0.31%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.20%) SAS
14 2 (0.20%) Apache
14 2 (0.20%) CMS
14 2 (0.20%) Node.js
15 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.10%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 119 (12.18%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.38%) MS Office
3 13 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 105 (10.75%) Office 365
2 19 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.72%) IaaS
4 5 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.51%) SaaS
5 3 (0.31%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 168 (17.20%) WAN
2 160 (16.38%) LAN
3 147 (15.05%) VoIP
4 129 (13.20%) VPN
4 129 (13.20%) MPLS
5 119 (12.18%) Firewall
6 106 (10.85%) DNS
7 85 (8.70%) SAN
8 84 (8.60%) TCP/IP
9 74 (7.57%) Network Security
10 72 (7.37%) IP Telephony
11 71 (7.27%) Wireless
12 67 (6.86%) H.323
12 67 (6.86%) DHCP
13 64 (6.55%) PBX
14 63 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
15 56 (5.73%) Ethernet
16 50 (5.12%) Internet
17 48 (4.91%) OSPF
18 47 (4.81%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (2.66%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.43%) MySQL
3 4 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.10%) Big Data
5 1 (0.10%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.10%) Eclipse
General
1 165 (16.89%) Telecoms
2 112 (11.46%) Finance
3 48 (4.91%) Marketing
4 26 (2.66%) Law
5 20 (2.05%) Legal
6 14 (1.43%) Billing
6 14 (1.43%) Retail
7 13 (1.33%) Back Office
8 10 (1.02%) German Language
9 8 (0.82%) French Language
9 8 (0.82%) Spanish Language
10 7 (0.72%) Advertising
11 6 (0.61%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.61%) Mandarin Language
11 6 (0.61%) Italian Language
11 6 (0.61%) Japanese Language
12 5 (0.51%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.41%) Banking
14 3 (0.31%) Automotive
15 2 (0.20%) Finnish Language
Job Titles
1 186 (19.04%) Consultant
2 127 (13.00%) Architect
3 94 (9.62%) Project Manager
4 81 (8.29%) Network Engineer
5 49 (5.02%) Analyst
6 45 (4.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 44 (4.50%) Microsoft Consultant
8 41 (4.20%) Communications Engineer
8 41 (4.20%) Solutions Consultant
9 38 (3.89%) Microsoft Specialist
10 34 (3.48%) Support Engineer
11 33 (3.38%) Infrastructure Architect
12 32 (3.28%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 32 (3.28%) Messaging Engineer
13 30 (3.07%) Exchange Engineer
13 30 (3.07%) Infrastructure Manager
14 28 (2.87%) Pre Sales Consultant
15 27 (2.76%) Cisco Engineer
15 27 (2.76%) Senior Manager
16 26 (2.66%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.07%) XMPP
2 7 (0.72%) jQuery
3 6 (0.61%) .NET
4 5 (0.51%) COM
4 5 (0.51%) MAPI
4 5 (0.51%) Middleware
5 4 (0.41%) Web Services
5 4 (0.41%) XML
6 2 (0.20%) JMS
6 2 (0.20%) CSS
6 2 (0.20%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.20%) OLE
6 2 (0.20%) VXML
6 2 (0.20%) JTAPI
6 2 (0.20%) HTML
6 2 (0.20%) CGI
6 2 (0.20%) HTML5
6 2 (0.20%) CSS3
6 2 (0.20%) Backbone.js
6 2 (0.20%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 80 (8.19%) Blackberry
2 75 (7.68%) Video Conferencing
3 61 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (2.05%) Fat Client
4 20 (2.05%) Thin Client
4 20 (2.05%) Economics
4 20 (2.05%) PKI
5 13 (1.33%) Computer Science
6 11 (1.13%) IVR
6 11 (1.13%) AVVID
7 9 (0.92%) PMI
7 9 (0.92%) CMDB
8 8 (0.82%) Management Information System
9 7 (0.72%) NHS
9 7 (0.72%) Digital Media
10 6 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.61%) Statistics
10 6 (0.61%) Clustering
11 5 (0.51%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 211 (21.60%) Windows
2 78 (7.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 64 (6.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (3.07%) Windows 7
5 29 (2.97%) Linux
6 17 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (1.43%) UNIX
8 13 (1.33%) Windows 8
9 12 (1.23%) Windows XP
10 7 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.41%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.31%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.31%) Solaris
13 2 (0.20%) Debian
13 2 (0.20%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.10%) CentOS
14 1 (0.10%) Android
14 1 (0.10%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.10%) SUSE
14 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (15.35%) Project Management
2 118 (12.08%) ITIL
3 90 (9.21%) PRINCE2
4 84 (8.60%) Load Balancing
5 69 (7.06%) Migration
6 52 (5.32%) Service Delivery
7 41 (4.20%) Change Management
7 41 (4.20%) Network Management
8 39 (3.99%) Technical Architecture
8 39 (3.99%) Business Development
9 28 (2.87%) Technical Analysis
10 26 (2.66%) Mentoring
11 24 (2.46%) Product Management
11 24 (2.46%) Supplier Management
12 22 (2.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 21 (2.15%) Time Management
14 20 (2.05%) Mobile Device Management
14 20 (2.05%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (2.05%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (2.05%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 50 (5.12%) PowerShell
2 24 (2.46%) SQL
3 22 (2.25%) C
4 10 (1.02%) VBScript
5 8 (0.82%) JavaScript
6 7 (0.72%) Java
7 6 (0.61%) Perl
7 6 (0.61%) VB
8 5 (0.51%) VBA
9 3 (0.31%) Python
9 3 (0.31%) PHP
9 3 (0.31%) C#
10 2 (0.20%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.20%) R
11 1 (0.10%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.10%) C++
Qualifications
1 190 (19.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 189 (19.34%) Cisco Certification
3 139 (14.23%) CCNP
4 125 (12.79%) MCSE
5 92 (9.42%) MCITP
6 82 (8.39%) CCNA
7 79 (8.09%) Degree
7 79 (8.09%) Security Cleared
8 68 (6.96%) SC Cleared
9 52 (5.32%) MCTS
10 39 (3.99%) MCSA
11 34 (3.48%) CCIE
12 24 (2.46%) MCP
13 23 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 21 (2.15%) PMI Certification
15 19 (1.94%) PMP
16 17 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 16 (1.64%) CCDP
17 16 (1.64%) CCVP
18 13 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.63%) SLA
2 10 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.31%) QA
4 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.10%) HL7
5 1 (0.10%) COBIT
System Software
1 174 (17.81%) Active Directory
2 86 (8.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (8.39%) Hyper-V
4 30 (3.07%) UAG
5 21 (2.15%) XenApp
6 17 (1.74%) XenDesktop
7 15 (1.54%) XenServer
8 14 (1.43%) VMware ESX
9 9 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.51%) MDaemon
12 3 (0.31%) vSphere
13 2 (0.20%) NFS
14 1 (0.10%) Kamailio
14 1 (0.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 99 (10.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 59 (6.04%) SCOM
3 45 (4.61%) SCCM
4 36 (3.68%) Cisco UCCX
5 31 (3.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 30 (3.07%) SCDPM
6 30 (3.07%) SCVMM
7 22 (2.25%) Cisco UCCE
7 22 (2.25%) CiscoWorks
8 17 (1.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 10 (1.02%) MIIS
10 7 (0.72%) Cisco IPCC
10 7 (0.72%) XenMobile
11 6 (0.61%) AppDNA
11 6 (0.61%) FortiGate
11 6 (0.61%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.41%) MAILsweeper
13 2 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 2 (0.20%) Netcool
14 1 (0.10%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 402 (41.15%) Microsoft
2 352 (36.03%) Cisco
3 117 (11.98%) Avaya
4 109 (11.16%) VMware
5 78 (7.98%) Mitel
6 73 (7.47%) Juniper
7 70 (7.16%) Citrix
8 50 (5.12%) Polycom
9 41 (4.20%) HP
10 37 (3.79%) F5
11 36 (3.68%) CheckPoint
12 35 (3.58%) NetApp
13 34 (3.48%) Verint
14 33 (3.38%) SolarWinds
15 29 (2.97%) Symantec
16 22 (2.25%) Genesys
17 20 (2.05%) Siemens
17 20 (2.05%) IronPort
18 18 (1.84%) MobileIron
19 15 (1.54%) Tandberg
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