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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 432 413 385
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -28
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 186 226 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.53% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.51% 3.34% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 167 174 191
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £39,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
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
7413 6764 8400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.62% 15.72% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6197 5463 7034
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 27 February 2015.

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 February 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
City of London -13 47 £52,500 -8.69% 9
Canary Wharf - 9 £72,500 -
Croydon +6 1 - -
Sidcup - 1 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £40,000 -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 201 (46.00%) Cisco
2 162 (37.07%) Microsoft
3 147 (33.64%) Lync
4 113 (25.86%) Cisco Certification
5 112 (25.63%) WAN
6 108 (24.71%) Telecoms
7 99 (22.65%) LAN
8 91 (20.82%) CCNP
9 87 (19.91%) VoIP
10 85 (19.45%) Avaya
11 84 (19.22%) Cisco CUCM
12 79 (18.08%) MPLS
13 74 (16.93%) Microsoft Certification
14 69 (15.79%) MCSE
15 68 (15.56%) VPN
16 67 (15.33%) Active Directory
17 63 (14.42%) MS Exchange
18 60 (13.73%) Firewall
19 59 (13.50%) Project Management
20 58 (13.27%) Windows
21 57 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
22 52 (11.90%) Finance
22 52 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
23 51 (11.67%) Wireless
24 49 (11.21%) MS Excel
25 47 (10.76%) Ethernet
25 47 (10.76%) BGP
26 46 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
27 43 (9.84%) Office 365
28 42 (9.61%) OSPF

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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
1 147 (33.64%) Lync
2 63 (14.42%) MS Exchange
3 57 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 52 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 28 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (2.97%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (1.83%) Office Communications Server
8 7 (1.60%) CMS
9 5 (1.14%) nginx
9 5 (1.14%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.69%) IIS
10 3 (0.69%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 49 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.43%) MS Office
3 3 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.23%) MS Project
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (9.84%) Office 365
2 15 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.83%) IaaS
5 1 (0.23%) SaaS
5 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (25.63%) WAN
2 99 (22.65%) LAN
3 87 (19.91%) VoIP
4 79 (18.08%) MPLS
5 68 (15.56%) VPN
6 60 (13.73%) Firewall
7 51 (11.67%) Wireless
8 47 (10.76%) BGP
8 47 (10.76%) Ethernet
9 42 (9.61%) OSPF
10 38 (8.70%) ISDN
10 38 (8.70%) H.323
11 37 (8.47%) VLAN
12 34 (7.78%) Cisco ASA
13 33 (7.55%) Network Security
13 33 (7.55%) Internet
14 32 (7.32%) IP Telephony
15 28 (6.41%) Cisco Nexus
16 27 (6.18%) DNS
17 24 (5.49%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.60%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.14%) MySQL
3 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.23%) JUnit
1 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.23%) JIRA
1 1 (0.23%) Selenium
1 1 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.23%) WebDriver
1 1 (0.23%) PHPUnit
1 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
1 1 (0.23%) Behat
1 1 (0.23%) Selenium IDE
General
1 108 (24.71%) Telecoms
2 52 (11.90%) Finance
3 27 (6.18%) Marketing
4 15 (3.43%) Law
5 9 (2.06%) Electronics
6 8 (1.83%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.60%) Legal
7 7 (1.60%) Banking
8 6 (1.37%) Mandarin Language
8 6 (1.37%) French Language
8 6 (1.37%) German Language
8 6 (1.37%) Italian Language
8 6 (1.37%) Japanese Language
8 6 (1.37%) Spanish Language
9 5 (1.14%) Billing
9 5 (1.14%) Advertising
10 4 (0.92%) Retail
11 3 (0.69%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.46%) Publishing
12 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (23.57%) Consultant
2 55 (12.59%) Architect
3 53 (12.13%) Network Engineer
4 27 (6.18%) Microsoft Consultant
5 26 (5.95%) Project Manager
6 25 (5.72%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 18 (4.12%) Cisco Engineer
7 18 (4.12%) Solutions Consultant
7 18 (4.12%) Avaya Engineer
7 18 (4.12%) Technical Consultant
8 16 (3.66%) Support Engineer
8 16 (3.66%) Sales Consultant
8 16 (3.66%) Analyst
8 16 (3.66%) Pre Sales Engineer
9 15 (3.43%) NOC Engineer
10 13 (2.97%) Voice Engineer
10 13 (2.97%) Design Engineer
11 12 (2.75%) Technical Manager
12 11 (2.52%) Account Manager
12 11 (2.52%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.26%) XMPP
2 5 (1.14%) Memcached
3 4 (0.92%) .NET
4 3 (0.69%) Web Services
4 3 (0.69%) WSH
5 2 (0.46%) XML
5 2 (0.46%) VXML
5 2 (0.46%) JTAPI
6 1 (0.23%) Mason
6 1 (0.23%) Middleware
6 1 (0.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
2 17 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.66%) Economics
4 11 (2.52%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.52%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.29%) AVVID
6 8 (1.83%) DTV
7 6 (1.37%) PMI
7 6 (1.37%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.14%) FlexPod
9 4 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.92%) Clustering
9 4 (0.92%) IVR
10 3 (0.69%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.69%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.69%) User Experience
11 2 (0.46%) iPhone
11 2 (0.46%) Physics
11 2 (0.46%) Chemistry
11 2 (0.46%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 58 (13.27%) Windows
2 36 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 36 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (2.97%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.60%) Linux
6 5 (1.14%) CentOS
6 5 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.69%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.23%) Android
8 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (13.50%) Project Management
2 37 (8.47%) Business Development
2 37 (8.47%) Load Balancing
3 31 (7.09%) ITIL
4 21 (4.81%) Network Design
5 20 (4.58%) Migration
6 19 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 16 (3.66%) Programme Management
8 15 (3.43%) Workforce Management Optimization
8 15 (3.43%) Line Management
9 13 (2.97%) Security Architecture
9 13 (2.97%) Change Management
10 12 (2.75%) CRM
10 12 (2.75%) Network Management
11 11 (2.52%) Document Management
11 11 (2.52%) WAN Optimisation
12 10 (2.29%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (2.29%) Product Management
13 9 (2.06%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (2.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (2.97%) PowerShell
2 9 (2.06%) SQL
3 6 (1.37%) PHP
4 5 (1.14%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.14%) VBScript
5 3 (0.69%) C
6 2 (0.46%) Java
7 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 113 (25.86%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (20.82%) CCNP
3 74 (16.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 69 (15.79%) MCSE
5 38 (8.70%) CCNA
6 37 (8.47%) MCITP
7 33 (7.55%) Degree
8 28 (6.41%) Security Cleared
9 27 (6.18%) SC Cleared
10 17 (3.89%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 15 (3.43%) MCTS
11 15 (3.43%) CCIE
12 8 (1.83%) PMP
12 8 (1.83%) PMI Certification
12 8 (1.83%) CCVP
13 7 (1.60%) MCP
13 7 (1.60%) CCDP
14 5 (1.14%) VCP4
15 4 (0.92%) CISSP
15 4 (0.92%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.55%) SLA
2 2 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 67 (15.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.97%) Hyper-V
3 10 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.37%) XenApp
5 5 (1.14%) NFS
6 4 (0.92%) vSphere
7 3 (0.69%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.46%) XenServer
9 1 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.23%) UAG
9 1 (0.23%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 84 (19.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 41 (9.38%) SCOM
3 21 (4.81%) CiscoWorks
4 20 (4.58%) Cisco UCCX
5 16 (3.66%) Cisco UCCE
6 9 (2.06%) SCCM
7 5 (1.14%) Nagios
7 5 (1.14%) HAProxy
7 5 (1.14%) Ansible
7 5 (1.14%) logstash
7 5 (1.14%) Check_MK
8 4 (0.92%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.69%) MIIS
9 3 (0.69%) Cisco IPCC
10 2 (0.46%) Puppet
11 1 (0.23%) Netcool
11 1 (0.23%) Casper Suite
11 1 (0.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 201 (46.00%) Cisco
2 162 (37.07%) Microsoft
3 85 (19.45%) Avaya
4 42 (9.61%) Juniper
4 42 (9.61%) Mitel
5 36 (8.24%) Polycom
6 30 (6.86%) Citrix
7 27 (6.18%) Verint
8 26 (5.95%) F5
8 26 (5.95%) VMware
9 25 (5.72%) SolarWinds
10 20 (4.58%) HP
11 15 (3.43%) Tandberg
12 14 (3.20%) Genesys
13 13 (2.97%) IronPort
14 10 (2.29%) Nortel
15 9 (2.06%) EMC
15 9 (2.06%) CheckPoint
16 8 (1.83%) SAP
16 8 (1.83%) Riverbed
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Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum £60 to £70k + Bonus, Car Allowance,
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
London
networx
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits with opportunity for overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Wilson HCG
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
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Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + OTE £130,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
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ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + OTE
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London
NAK Consulting
Salary: DOE + Bonus (10%) + Benefits
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London
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London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £110 - £130 per annum + Other Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum
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