The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 33 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.60% 2.38% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 7.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -10.00%
Unified Communications
Gloucestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 57 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 17.86% 33.93% 26.97%
Number of salaries quoted 25 39 60
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Gloucester

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) Lync
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) arcserve

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) Lync
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (25.00%) HSRP
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) OSPF
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) VRRP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Support
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Solution Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Voice Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) arcserve
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Adobe
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya