The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 87 94 99
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 2 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.22% 0.56% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% 3.02% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Median salary £37,750 £30,134 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.27% -51.78%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
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 Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
227 199 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.54% 18.53% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 204 186 187
Median salary £37,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,250 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent 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 Kent

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Kent

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 1 £34,000 -
Unified Communications
South East

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Kent region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Google
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) User Experience
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
5 1 (16.67%) French Language
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Content Management
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) ISDN
5 1 (16.67%) PBX
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Avaya
5 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) QSIG

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) ISDN
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) PBX
1 1 (16.67%) QSIG
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) French Language
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Design Authority
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Design Authority
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Telephony Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Voice Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Voice Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Google
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards