The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 385 421 409
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -12
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 257 218 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.48% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.38% 2.91% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 232 173 210
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,100 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.81% +15.78%
Unified Communications
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7610 7491 9361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.86% 16.46% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6389 6246 7888
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in London

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in London

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in London

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the London region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in London

Unified Communications
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the London region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
City of London +27 86 £58,500 +1.73% 9
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £31,000 - 2
Bromley +8 2 £58,750 -2.89%
Canary Wharf - 2 £72,500 -
Uxbridge -2 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £75,000 -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 199 (42.89%) Cisco
2 173 (37.28%) Microsoft
3 141 (30.39%) Lync
4 104 (22.41%) Cisco Certification
5 100 (21.55%) WAN
6 95 (20.47%) LAN
6 95 (20.47%) Avaya
7 90 (19.40%) Telecoms
8 88 (18.97%) Cisco CUCM
9 86 (18.53%) CCNP
10 83 (17.89%) VoIP
11 81 (17.46%) MS Exchange
12 74 (15.95%) Project Management
13 65 (14.01%) MS Excel
14 62 (13.36%) Microsoft Certification
15 61 (13.15%) MPLS
15 61 (13.15%) Finance
16 60 (12.93%) Exchange Server 2010
17 57 (12.28%) Firewall
18 55 (11.85%) Active Directory
18 55 (11.85%) Windows
19 54 (11.64%) VPN
20 51 (10.99%) Wireless
21 50 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2013
22 49 (10.56%) Mitel
23 48 (10.34%) Juniper
24 47 (10.13%) MCSE
25 46 (9.91%) CCNA
25 46 (9.91%) Video Conferencing
26 44 (9.48%) DNS

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 141 (30.39%) Lync
2 81 (17.46%) MS Exchange
3 60 (12.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 50 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 25 (5.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 17 (3.66%) Office Communications Server
7 16 (3.45%) SharePoint
8 12 (2.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.08%) CMS
10 5 (1.08%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.86%) IIS
11 4 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.43%) Node.js
13 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.22%) nginx
13 1 (0.22%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 65 (14.01%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.59%) MS Office
3 6 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (6.47%) Office 365
2 12 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 100 (21.55%) WAN
2 95 (20.47%) LAN
3 83 (17.89%) VoIP
4 61 (13.15%) MPLS
5 57 (12.28%) Firewall
6 54 (11.64%) VPN
7 51 (10.99%) Wireless
8 44 (9.48%) DNS
9 42 (9.05%) Internet
10 39 (8.41%) H.323
11 35 (7.54%) Cisco ASA
11 35 (7.54%) OSPF
11 35 (7.54%) PBX
12 34 (7.33%) ISDN
13 33 (7.11%) Network Security
14 31 (6.68%) BGP
15 30 (6.47%) Ethernet
16 29 (6.25%) IP Telephony
17 27 (5.82%) VLAN
18 23 (4.96%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.22%) MySQL
3 1 (0.22%) Big Data
General
1 90 (19.40%) Telecoms
2 61 (13.15%) Finance
3 27 (5.82%) Marketing
4 23 (4.96%) Law
5 8 (1.72%) Legal
6 6 (1.29%) Advertising
6 6 (1.29%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.29%) Mandarin Language
6 6 (1.29%) French Language
6 6 (1.29%) German Language
6 6 (1.29%) Italian Language
6 6 (1.29%) Japanese Language
6 6 (1.29%) Spanish Language
7 5 (1.08%) Retail
7 5 (1.08%) Back Office
8 3 (0.65%) Automotive
8 3 (0.65%) Billing
9 2 (0.43%) Publishing
9 2 (0.43%) Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 99 (21.34%) Consultant
2 64 (13.79%) Architect
3 48 (10.34%) Network Engineer
4 43 (9.27%) Project Manager
5 36 (7.76%) Solutions Consultant
6 25 (5.39%) Avaya Engineer
7 24 (5.17%) Analyst
8 21 (4.53%) Support Engineer
8 21 (4.53%) Pre Sales Engineer
9 19 (4.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 18 (3.88%) Microsoft Consultant
11 17 (3.66%) Network Support
12 16 (3.45%) Sales Consultant
12 16 (3.45%) Messaging Engineer
13 15 (3.23%) Cisco Engineer
14 13 (2.80%) Technical Manager
14 13 (2.80%) Programme Manager
15 12 (2.59%) Development Manager
15 12 (2.59%) Communications Engineer
16 11 (2.37%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.09%) XMPP
2 4 (0.86%) MAPI
3 3 (0.65%) WSH
3 3 (0.65%) Web Services
3 3 (0.65%) XML
4 2 (0.43%) VXML
4 2 (0.43%) JTAPI
4 2 (0.43%) jQuery
4 2 (0.43%) HTML5
4 2 (0.43%) HTML
4 2 (0.43%) CSS
4 2 (0.43%) CSS3
4 2 (0.43%) Backbone.js
4 2 (0.43%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (0.43%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.22%) WebRTC
5 1 (0.22%) SOAP
5 1 (0.22%) .NET
5 1 (0.22%) WSDL
5 1 (0.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.91%) Video Conferencing
2 26 (5.60%) Blackberry
2 26 (5.60%) Economics
3 19 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.37%) AVVID
5 10 (2.16%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.51%) IVR
7 6 (1.29%) PMI
7 6 (1.29%) Thin Client
7 6 (1.29%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.08%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.08%) Clustering
8 5 (1.08%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.86%) NHS
10 3 (0.65%) CMDB
10 3 (0.65%) Statistics
10 3 (0.65%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.65%) Chemistry
10 3 (0.65%) iPhone
10 3 (0.65%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (11.85%) Windows
2 25 (5.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (3.02%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.65%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.43%) Linux
7 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.22%) Solaris
8 1 (0.22%) Android
8 1 (0.22%) CentOS
8 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (15.95%) Project Management
2 40 (8.62%) ITIL
3 38 (8.19%) PRINCE2
4 36 (7.76%) Load Balancing
5 29 (6.25%) Business Development
6 27 (5.82%) Migration
7 26 (5.60%) Workforce Management Optimization
8 17 (3.66%) Service Delivery
9 14 (3.02%) Product Management
10 13 (2.80%) Change Management
10 13 (2.80%) Network Design
10 13 (2.80%) Mobile Device Management
11 11 (2.37%) Network Management
12 10 (2.16%) Programme Management
12 10 (2.16%) Information Security
12 10 (2.16%) CRM
13 8 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (1.72%) Identity Management
13 8 (1.72%) Change Control
13 8 (1.72%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 25 (5.39%) PowerShell
2 13 (2.80%) VBScript
3 9 (1.94%) SQL
4 6 (1.29%) VB
5 4 (0.86%) VBA
5 4 (0.86%) C
6 3 (0.65%) Java
6 3 (0.65%) PHP
7 2 (0.43%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.22%) Perl
8 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 104 (22.41%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (18.53%) CCNP
3 62 (13.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 47 (10.13%) MCSE
5 46 (9.91%) CCNA
6 28 (6.03%) MCITP
6 28 (6.03%) Degree
7 20 (4.31%) CCIE
8 17 (3.66%) Security Cleared
9 16 (3.45%) SC Cleared
10 15 (3.23%) PMP
11 14 (3.02%) PMI Certification
12 13 (2.80%) MCP
13 12 (2.59%) Microsoft Certified Master
14 10 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 10 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (1.94%) CCDP
16 8 (1.72%) CCVP
17 7 (1.51%) MCTS
18 6 (1.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.84%) SLA
2 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.22%) COBIT
3 1 (0.22%) QA
3 1 (0.22%) HL7
System Software
1 55 (11.85%) Active Directory
2 20 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (3.66%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.16%) XenApp
5 6 (1.29%) vSphere
6 5 (1.08%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.86%) XenServer
7 4 (0.86%) MDaemon
8 3 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.43%) UAG
9 2 (0.43%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 88 (18.97%) Cisco CUCM
2 26 (5.60%) SCOM
3 24 (5.17%) CiscoWorks
4 20 (4.31%) Cisco UCCX
5 15 (3.23%) Cisco UCCE
6 9 (1.94%) SCCM
7 6 (1.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (1.29%) Backup Exec
8 5 (1.08%) Cisco IPCC
9 3 (0.65%) MIIS
9 3 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.43%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.43%) AppDNA
10 2 (0.43%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.22%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.22%) Netcool
11 1 (0.22%) Nagios
11 1 (0.22%) MAILsweeper
11 1 (0.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 199 (42.89%) Cisco
2 173 (37.28%) Microsoft
3 95 (20.47%) Avaya
4 49 (10.56%) Mitel
5 48 (10.34%) Juniper
6 38 (8.19%) Polycom
7 34 (7.33%) Verint
8 31 (6.68%) VMware
9 30 (6.47%) SolarWinds
10 26 (5.60%) Citrix
11 22 (4.74%) Genesys
12 21 (4.53%) F5
13 18 (3.88%) IronPort
14 15 (3.23%) CheckPoint
14 15 (3.23%) Symantec
15 12 (2.59%) MobileIron
16 11 (2.37%) HP
17 10 (2.16%) Tandberg
18 9 (1.94%) EMC
19 8 (1.72%) Nortel
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London
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City, London
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