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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 94 101 103
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.099% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 2.00% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £60,000 £20,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+200.00% -40.29%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
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
132 200 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 13.03% 16.19% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 103 113 195
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) CCNP
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (70.00%) CCNP Voice
4 6 (60.00%) Workforce Optimisation
4 6 (60.00%) Fault Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) Polycom
4 6 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (60.00%) SolarWinds
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco UCCE
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (60.00%) Verint
4 6 (60.00%) Zeacom
4 6 (60.00%) ServiceNow
4 6 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (60.00%) Change Control
4 6 (60.00%) Time Management
4 6 (60.00%) H.323
4 6 (60.00%) SLA
4 6 (60.00%) WFM
5 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
5 4 (40.00%) CCVP
6 3 (30.00%) XMPP
6 3 (30.00%) Telepresence
7 2 (20.00%) WebEx
7 2 (20.00%) SaaS
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco ICM

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco SocialMiner
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) H.323
2 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (30.00%) Telepresence
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ICM
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) WebEx
5 1 (10.00%) ATM
5 1 (10.00%) ISDN
5 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Voice Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Account Executive
5 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (10.00%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) EFT
2 1 (10.00%) EMV
2 1 (10.00%) EPoS
2 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (10.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (60.00%) Change Control
2 6 (60.00%) Fault Analysis
2 6 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (60.00%) Time Management
2 6 (60.00%) WFM
2 6 (60.00%) Workforce Optimisation
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CCNP
1 7 (70.00%) CCNP Voice
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 8583
2 1 (10.00%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Polycom
2 6 (60.00%) ServiceNow
2 6 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 6 (60.00%) Verint
2 6 (60.00%) Zeacom
3 1 (10.00%) Red Box