The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 94 - 102
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.40% - 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.48% - 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £77,500 - £33,500
90% offered a salary of more than £71,500 - £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 - £34,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Unified Communications
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
161 261 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.08% 19.83% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 126 187 200
Average salary £31,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.33% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Essex

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Essex

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Colchester - 1 £70,000 -
Unified Communications
East of England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 11 (84.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 10 (76.92%) CCNP
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (76.92%) CCNP Voice
4 9 (69.23%) Change Control
4 9 (69.23%) Fault Analysis
4 9 (69.23%) Mentoring
4 9 (69.23%) Workforce Optimisation
4 9 (69.23%) Time Management
4 9 (69.23%) Verint
4 9 (69.23%) Zeacom
4 9 (69.23%) ServiceNow
4 9 (69.23%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (69.23%) Polycom
4 9 (69.23%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (69.23%) SolarWinds
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco UCCE
4 9 (69.23%) SLA
4 9 (69.23%) WFM
4 9 (69.23%) H.323
5 7 (53.85%) CCVP
6 6 (46.15%) IP Telephony
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
9 2 (15.38%) ITSM
9 2 (15.38%) Banking
9 2 (15.38%) Logistics
9 2 (15.38%) XMPP

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) H.323
2 6 (46.15%) IP Telephony
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (15.38%) Telepresence
3 2 (15.38%) WebEx
4 1 (7.69%) ATM
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Engineer
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 10 (76.92%) Voice Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Account Executive
3 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.69%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) EFT
2 1 (7.69%) EMV
2 1 (7.69%) EPoS
2 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.69%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (69.23%) Change Control
2 9 (69.23%) Fault Analysis
2 9 (69.23%) Mentoring
2 9 (69.23%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (69.23%) Time Management
2 9 (69.23%) WFM
2 9 (69.23%) Workforce Optimisation
3 2 (15.38%) Business Development
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) Logistics
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CCNP
1 10 (76.92%) CCNP Voice
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCVP
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 8583
2 1 (7.69%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) Polycom
2 9 (69.23%) ServiceNow
2 9 (69.23%) SolarWinds
2 9 (69.23%) Verint
2 9 (69.23%) Zeacom
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Meraki
3 1 (7.69%) Riverbed