The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 179 188 183
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 16 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.44% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 1.35% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 11
Average salary £35,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.11% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.76%
Unified Communications
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
770 961 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.23% 24.10% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 648 812 692
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Hampshire

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Basingstoke +26 5 £20,000 -27.27%
Southampton +9 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Fareham - 1 - -
Hook - 1 - -
Unified Communications
South East

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 18 (54.55%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) DHCP
2 18 (54.55%) DNS
2 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (51.52%) Lync
4 15 (45.45%) Video Conferencing
4 15 (45.45%) Performance Management
4 15 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (42.42%) LAN
5 14 (42.42%) SQL
5 14 (42.42%) Cisco
5 14 (42.42%) Manufacturing
6 13 (39.39%) ITIL
6 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
7 12 (36.36%) Avaya
8 11 (33.33%) SCOM
9 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
9 10 (30.30%) Network Design
9 10 (30.30%) Firewall
9 10 (30.30%) Linux
10 8 (24.24%) MCSE
10 8 (24.24%) MPLS
10 8 (24.24%) SLA
10 8 (24.24%) VoIP
10 8 (24.24%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (24.24%) Root Cause Analysis
10 8 (24.24%) ITIL V3

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 17 (51.52%) Lync
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) DHCP
1 18 (54.55%) DNS
2 14 (42.42%) LAN
3 10 (30.30%) Firewall
4 8 (24.24%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (24.24%) MPLS
4 8 (24.24%) VoIP
5 7 (21.21%) Ethernet
5 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
5 7 (21.21%) VPN
5 7 (21.21%) WAN
5 7 (21.21%) Wireshark
5 7 (21.21%) iSCSI
5 7 (21.21%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (21.21%) NAS
6 4 (12.12%) WebEx
6 4 (12.12%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (9.09%) Cisco ICM
7 3 (9.09%) MGCP
7 3 (9.09%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) MySQL
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (42.42%) Manufacturing
2 7 (21.21%) Retail
3 3 (9.09%) Multimedia
4 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Support Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (21.21%) Support Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Desktop Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Desktop Support
3 4 (12.12%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Network Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Communications Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Reporting Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (21.21%) Life Science
3 3 (9.09%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Windows
1 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
1 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (30.30%) Linux
3 7 (21.21%) Windows XP
3 7 (21.21%) Windows Vista
3 7 (21.21%) UNIX
3 7 (21.21%) Windows 7
3 7 (21.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Performance Management
2 13 (39.39%) ITIL
3 10 (30.30%) Network Design
4 8 (24.24%) ITIL V3
4 8 (24.24%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (24.24%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (21.21%) Software Deployment
5 7 (21.21%) Demand Management
5 7 (21.21%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
5 7 (21.21%) Business Continuity
5 7 (21.21%) Procure-to-pay
6 3 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 3 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (3.03%) Time Management
7 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) CRM
7 1 (3.03%) B2B
7 1 (3.03%) Service Management
7 1 (3.03%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) SQL
2 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (24.24%) MCSE
3 7 (21.21%) MCSA
3 7 (21.21%) MOS
3 7 (21.21%) MCTS
3 7 (21.21%) MCITP
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) SCOM
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 14 (42.42%) Cisco
3 12 (36.36%) Avaya
4 7 (21.21%) F5
4 7 (21.21%) Aerohive Networks
4 7 (21.21%) Oracle
5 3 (9.09%) HP
5 3 (9.09%) VMware
6 2 (6.06%) Remedy
7 1 (3.03%) Sonus
7 1 (3.03%) LANDesk
7 1 (3.03%) Polycom
7 1 (3.03%) Acme Packet