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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Communications
Rank - 95 97
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 0 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 1.10% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.02% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 1
Median salary - £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
112 216 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.00% 18.29% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 83 163 199
Median salary £33,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,950 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) XMPP
2 1 (50.00%) Polycom
2 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (50.00%) Red Box
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco SocialMiner
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco SocialMiner
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ISDN
1 1 (50.00%) PBX
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Polycom
2 1 (50.00%) Red Box