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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 37 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.46% 0.35% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.20% 1.92% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +84.61%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
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
61 52 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 30.05% 18.18% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 36 43 67
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.19%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Wireless Security
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) Riverbed
3 3 (50.00%) F5
3 3 (50.00%) XMPP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) PKI
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) ArchiMate
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) Wireless Security
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) HSRP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (16.67%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
3 1 (16.67%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Network Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Sales Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) UML
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) ArchiMate
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 3 (50.00%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft