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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 421 385 413
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +28
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 211 254 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.58% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.71% 3.57% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 171 208 209
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
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
7783 7111 8458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.53% 16.12% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6435 5950 7152
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -18 71 £56,000 +5.66% 10
Bromley -12 5 £62,750 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £32,000 - 1
Barnet +7 4 £65,000 +73.33%
Wembley - 4 £65,000 -
Uxbridge +4 3 £86,250 -4.16%
Croydon -14 3 - -
Beckenham - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 158 (37.44%) Lync
2 154 (36.49%) Cisco
3 149 (35.31%) Microsoft
4 111 (26.30%) MS Exchange
5 98 (23.22%) Telecoms
6 87 (20.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 79 (18.72%) Windows
8 73 (17.30%) LAN
9 72 (17.06%) VoIP
10 70 (16.59%) MS Excel
11 69 (16.35%) Project Management
12 68 (16.11%) WAN
13 65 (15.40%) Finance
14 62 (14.69%) DNS
15 57 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
15 57 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
16 55 (13.03%) Avaya
17 54 (12.80%) Active Directory
18 53 (12.56%) ITIL
19 50 (11.85%) CCNP
19 50 (11.85%) Blackberry
20 47 (11.14%) MPLS
21 46 (10.90%) PBX
22 41 (9.72%) VPN
22 41 (9.72%) PRINCE2
22 41 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2013
22 41 (9.72%) Degree
23 40 (9.48%) Firewall
24 39 (9.24%) Mitel
25 38 (9.00%) MCSE

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 158 (37.44%) Lync
2 111 (26.30%) MS Exchange
3 87 (20.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 41 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 36 (8.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 31 (7.35%) Office Communications Server
7 20 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (3.55%) SharePoint
9 10 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2000
11 3 (0.71%) IIS
12 2 (0.47%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.47%) Node.js
13 1 (0.24%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 70 (16.59%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (2.13%) MS Office
4 3 (0.71%) MS Project
4 3 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.45%) Office 365
2 15 (3.55%) SaaS
3 8 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.42%) PaaS
5 5 (1.18%) IaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 73 (17.30%) LAN
2 72 (17.06%) VoIP
3 68 (16.11%) WAN
4 62 (14.69%) DNS
5 47 (11.14%) MPLS
6 46 (10.90%) PBX
7 41 (9.72%) VPN
8 40 (9.48%) Firewall
9 30 (7.11%) Wireless
9 30 (7.11%) SMTP
10 29 (6.87%) TCP/IP
10 29 (6.87%) IP Telephony
11 28 (6.64%) DHCP
12 26 (6.16%) Network Security
13 25 (5.92%) Internet
14 24 (5.69%) PSTN
15 21 (4.98%) SAN
16 20 (4.74%) Ethernet
17 18 (4.27%) Cisco IPT
17 18 (4.27%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.24%) MySQL
General
1 98 (23.22%) Telecoms
2 65 (15.40%) Finance
3 36 (8.53%) Marketing
4 27 (6.40%) Law
5 20 (4.74%) Legal
6 7 (1.66%) Retail
7 6 (1.42%) Back Office
8 5 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.95%) French Language
9 4 (0.95%) German Language
10 3 (0.71%) Advertising
10 3 (0.71%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.47%) Automotive
12 1 (0.24%) Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 80 (18.96%) Consultant
2 52 (12.32%) Project Manager
3 39 (9.24%) Architect
4 31 (7.35%) Solutions Consultant
5 28 (6.64%) Messaging Engineer
6 27 (6.40%) Senior Manager
7 23 (5.45%) Analyst
8 22 (5.21%) Network Engineer
9 21 (4.98%) Senior Project Manager
10 20 (4.74%) Support Engineer
11 19 (4.50%) Administrator
11 19 (4.50%) Network Support
11 19 (4.50%) Exchange Engineer
12 17 (4.03%) Pre Sales Consultant
12 17 (4.03%) Sales Consultant
12 17 (4.03%) Senior Consultant
12 17 (4.03%) Communications Engineer
13 13 (3.08%) Cisco Engineer
14 12 (2.84%) Sales Manager
14 12 (2.84%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.84%) XMPP
2 5 (1.18%) MAPI
3 4 (0.95%) .NET
4 3 (0.71%) COM
4 3 (0.71%) CSS
4 3 (0.71%) jQuery
4 3 (0.71%) HTML5
4 3 (0.71%) CSS3
4 3 (0.71%) HTML
5 2 (0.47%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.47%) Backbone.js
5 2 (0.47%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (0.47%) Web Services
6 1 (0.24%) XML
6 1 (0.24%) WSDL
6 1 (0.24%) OLE
6 1 (0.24%) SOAP
6 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.24%) WebRTC
6 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.85%) Blackberry
2 26 (6.16%) Video Conferencing
3 12 (2.84%) IVR
4 11 (2.61%) Economics
5 10 (2.37%) Clustering
6 8 (1.90%) Statistics
7 6 (1.42%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.42%) PMI
8 5 (1.18%) CMDB
9 4 (0.95%) Fat Client
9 4 (0.95%) NHS
9 4 (0.95%) Thin Client
9 4 (0.95%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.71%) BBC
10 3 (0.71%) Spread Betting
10 3 (0.71%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.71%) Derivative
11 2 (0.47%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 79 (18.72%) Windows
2 30 (7.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (4.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (2.37%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.95%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.71%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.47%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.24%) Solaris
9 1 (0.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (16.35%) Project Management
2 53 (12.56%) ITIL
3 41 (9.72%) PRINCE2
4 30 (7.11%) Business Development
4 30 (7.11%) Mobile Device Management
5 29 (6.87%) Service Delivery
6 27 (6.40%) Load Balancing
7 21 (4.98%) CRM
8 20 (4.74%) Service Management
9 19 (4.50%) Migration
10 16 (3.79%) Product Management
11 12 (2.84%) Workforce Management Optimization
11 12 (2.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (2.61%) Project Planning
13 10 (2.37%) Problem Management
13 10 (2.37%) Change Control
13 10 (2.37%) Network Management
14 8 (1.90%) Change Management
15 7 (1.66%) Information Security
15 7 (1.66%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (7.82%) PowerShell
2 9 (2.13%) VBScript
3 8 (1.90%) SQL
4 6 (1.42%) VB
5 5 (1.18%) VBA
6 4 (0.95%) C
7 3 (0.71%) Java
7 3 (0.71%) PHP
8 2 (0.47%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.24%) Perl
9 1 (0.24%) C#
9 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 57 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
1 57 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (11.85%) CCNP
3 41 (9.72%) Degree
4 38 (9.00%) MCSE
5 23 (5.45%) MCITP
6 19 (4.50%) CCNA
7 16 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 15 (3.55%) PMI Certification
8 15 (3.55%) MCP
9 13 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (2.84%) CCIE
10 12 (2.84%) MCTS
11 11 (2.61%) CCVP
12 10 (2.37%) PMP
13 6 (1.42%) SC Cleared
13 6 (1.42%) Security Cleared
14 4 (0.95%) HND
15 3 (0.71%) MCSA
15 3 (0.71%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.21%) SLA
2 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.24%) COBIT
3 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 54 (12.80%) Active Directory
2 31 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (4.50%) UAG
4 18 (4.27%) Hyper-V
5 13 (3.08%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.18%) XenApp
6 5 (1.18%) MDaemon
7 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.71%) vSphere
9 2 (0.47%) XenServer
9 2 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 38 (9.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 22 (5.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 13 (3.08%) Cisco UCCE
4 11 (2.61%) SCOM
5 8 (1.90%) Cisco UCCX
5 8 (1.90%) SCCM
6 6 (1.42%) CiscoWorks
7 4 (0.95%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.95%) SCVMM
7 4 (0.95%) SCDPM
7 4 (0.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (0.71%) Cisco IPCC
9 2 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.47%) AppDNA
10 1 (0.24%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 154 (36.49%) Cisco
2 149 (35.31%) Microsoft
3 55 (13.03%) Avaya
4 39 (9.24%) Mitel
5 37 (8.77%) VMware
6 28 (6.64%) Symantec
7 26 (6.16%) Polycom
8 23 (5.45%) Juniper
9 20 (4.74%) Verint
9 20 (4.74%) MobileIron
10 13 (3.08%) Genesys
10 13 (3.08%) Citrix
11 11 (2.61%) F5
12 10 (2.37%) Siemens
13 9 (2.13%) SolarWinds
14 6 (1.42%) NetApp
14 6 (1.42%) CheckPoint
14 6 (1.42%) HP
15 5 (1.18%) EMC
15 5 (1.18%) Fortinet
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