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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 403 388 391
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 244 255 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.57% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 3.52% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 228 209 224
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,309 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-12.62% +3.00%
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
7335 7251 9161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.77% 16.27% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6221 5941 7785
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -8 78 £50,000 -13.04% 9
Canary Wharf - 4 £72,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £31,000 -
Bromley +11 1 £52,500 -13.93%
Croydon +5 1 - -
Uxbridge -3 1 - -
Sidcup - 1 £50,000 -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 218 (47.39%) Cisco
2 170 (36.96%) Microsoft
3 132 (28.70%) Lync
4 116 (25.22%) Cisco Certification
5 107 (23.26%) WAN
6 102 (22.17%) LAN
7 98 (21.30%) Avaya
8 95 (20.65%) Cisco CUCM
9 94 (20.43%) CCNP
10 93 (20.22%) Telecoms
11 89 (19.35%) VoIP
12 76 (16.52%) Project Management
13 68 (14.78%) Microsoft Certification
14 64 (13.91%) MS Exchange
15 62 (13.48%) Finance
16 59 (12.83%) MPLS
17 58 (12.61%) MS Excel
18 56 (12.17%) Firewall
19 55 (11.96%) MCSE
20 54 (11.74%) VPN
21 53 (11.52%) Active Directory
22 52 (11.30%) Wireless
23 51 (11.09%) Juniper
24 50 (10.87%) CCNA
25 48 (10.43%) Windows
26 47 (10.22%) Video Conferencing
27 46 (10.00%) SLA
27 46 (10.00%) Mitel
27 46 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
27 46 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 132 (28.70%) Lync
2 64 (13.91%) MS Exchange
3 46 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (3.26%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (1.52%) Office Communications Server
7 7 (1.52%) CMS
8 5 (1.09%) nginx
8 5 (1.09%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.09%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.87%) IIS
9 4 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.22%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 58 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.04%) MS Office
3 5 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.09%) Office 365
2 8 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (23.26%) WAN
2 102 (22.17%) LAN
3 89 (19.35%) VoIP
4 59 (12.83%) MPLS
5 56 (12.17%) Firewall
6 54 (11.74%) VPN
7 52 (11.30%) Wireless
8 41 (8.91%) Internet
9 40 (8.70%) OSPF
10 39 (8.48%) Network Security
11 38 (8.26%) Cisco ASA
11 38 (8.26%) ISDN
12 37 (8.04%) IP Telephony
13 36 (7.83%) BGP
14 35 (7.61%) H.323
15 31 (6.74%) Ethernet
16 30 (6.52%) DNS
16 30 (6.52%) VLAN
17 26 (5.65%) PBX
17 26 (5.65%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.09%) MySQL
3 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.22%) Big Data
General
1 93 (20.22%) Telecoms
2 62 (13.48%) Finance
3 26 (5.65%) Marketing
4 14 (3.04%) Law
5 6 (1.30%) Legal
5 6 (1.30%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.30%) Mandarin Language
5 6 (1.30%) French Language
5 6 (1.30%) German Language
5 6 (1.30%) Italian Language
5 6 (1.30%) Japanese Language
5 6 (1.30%) Spanish Language
5 6 (1.30%) Retail
6 5 (1.09%) Billing
6 5 (1.09%) Back Office
6 5 (1.09%) Advertising
7 4 (0.87%) Banking
8 3 (0.65%) Automotive
9 2 (0.43%) Publishing
9 2 (0.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (21.09%) Consultant
2 63 (13.70%) Architect
3 58 (12.61%) Network Engineer
4 41 (8.91%) Project Manager
5 33 (7.17%) Solutions Consultant
6 25 (5.43%) Avaya Engineer
7 24 (5.22%) Support Engineer
8 23 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
9 22 (4.78%) Pre Sales Engineer
10 21 (4.57%) Analyst
11 19 (4.13%) Network Support
12 17 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
13 14 (3.04%) Voice Engineer
14 13 (2.83%) Pre Sales Consultant
14 13 (2.83%) Technical Manager
14 13 (2.83%) Programme Manager
15 12 (2.61%) Network Support Engineer
16 11 (2.39%) Senior Manager
16 11 (2.39%) NOC Engineer
17 10 (2.17%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.00%) XMPP
2 5 (1.09%) Memcached
3 4 (0.87%) MAPI
4 3 (0.65%) WSH
5 2 (0.43%) Web Services
5 2 (0.43%) XML
5 2 (0.43%) VXML
5 2 (0.43%) JTAPI
6 1 (0.22%) Mason
6 1 (0.22%) Middleware
6 1 (0.22%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.22%) Video Conferencing
2 27 (5.87%) Economics
3 20 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.61%) Blackberry
5 11 (2.39%) AVVID
6 10 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.30%) Fat Client
7 6 (1.30%) IVR
7 6 (1.30%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.30%) PMI
7 6 (1.30%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.87%) Clustering
10 3 (0.65%) Chemistry
10 3 (0.65%) Statistics
10 3 (0.65%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.65%) iPhone
10 3 (0.65%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.43%) Physics
11 2 (0.43%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 48 (10.43%) Windows
2 23 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (4.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (3.26%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.30%) Linux
5 6 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.09%) CentOS
6 5 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.65%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.22%) Android
9 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (16.52%) Project Management
2 36 (7.83%) PRINCE2
3 32 (6.96%) Migration
3 32 (6.96%) Load Balancing
4 31 (6.74%) ITIL
5 26 (5.65%) Workforce Management Optimization
6 25 (5.43%) Business Development
7 16 (3.48%) Network Design
8 13 (2.83%) Product Management
9 12 (2.61%) Network Management
9 12 (2.61%) Service Delivery
9 12 (2.61%) Change Management
9 12 (2.61%) CRM
10 11 (2.39%) Programme Management
11 10 (2.17%) Data Analysis
11 10 (2.17%) Security Architecture
12 9 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (1.96%) Information Security
12 9 (1.96%) Line Management
13 8 (1.74%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (3.04%) PowerShell
2 8 (1.74%) SQL
3 5 (1.09%) VBScript
3 5 (1.09%) Bash Shell
3 5 (1.09%) PHP
4 4 (0.87%) VBA
4 4 (0.87%) C
5 1 (0.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 116 (25.22%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (20.43%) CCNP
3 68 (14.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 55 (11.96%) MCSE
5 50 (10.87%) CCNA
6 31 (6.74%) MCITP
7 28 (6.09%) Degree
8 21 (4.57%) Security Cleared
9 20 (4.35%) SC Cleared
10 16 (3.48%) Microsoft Certified Master
10 16 (3.48%) CCIE
11 15 (3.26%) PMP
12 14 (3.04%) PMI Certification
13 11 (2.39%) MCP
14 10 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 8 (1.74%) CCDP
16 7 (1.52%) MCTS
17 6 (1.30%) CCVP
17 6 (1.30%) CISSP
18 4 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 53 (11.52%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (3.26%) Hyper-V
4 11 (2.39%) XenApp
5 5 (1.09%) XenDesktop
5 5 (1.09%) NFS
6 4 (0.87%) MDaemon
6 4 (0.87%) vSphere
6 4 (0.87%) XenServer
7 3 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.43%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 95 (20.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 32 (6.96%) SCOM
3 27 (5.87%) CiscoWorks
4 24 (5.22%) Cisco UCCX
5 20 (4.35%) Cisco UCCE
6 6 (1.30%) SCCM
7 5 (1.09%) HAProxy
7 5 (1.09%) Nagios
7 5 (1.09%) Cisco IPCC
7 5 (1.09%) Ansible
7 5 (1.09%) logstash
7 5 (1.09%) Check_MK
8 4 (0.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (0.87%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.65%) MIIS
10 2 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.43%) AppDNA
10 2 (0.43%) Puppet
10 2 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.22%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 218 (47.39%) Cisco
2 170 (36.96%) Microsoft
3 98 (21.30%) Avaya
4 51 (11.09%) Juniper
5 46 (10.00%) Mitel
6 37 (8.04%) Verint
7 35 (7.61%) Polycom
8 33 (7.17%) SolarWinds
8 33 (7.17%) VMware
9 30 (6.52%) Citrix
10 24 (5.22%) F5
11 23 (5.00%) Genesys
12 18 (3.91%) IronPort
13 15 (3.26%) HP
13 15 (3.26%) CheckPoint
14 12 (2.61%) Tandberg
15 11 (2.39%) Symantec
16 10 (2.17%) EMC
17 9 (1.96%) Dialogic
18 7 (1.52%) Nortel
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Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £120000 - £140000 per annum + Car, Benes, flexible home wk
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £250000000 - £5000000000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Imperative People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
NAK Consulting
Salary: DOE + Bonus (10%) + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
CPS Group
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + DOE, NEG, Corporate
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Salary: 25000-30000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
DXI
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + + Benefits
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