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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 434 392 391
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -1
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 194 242 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.57% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.75% 3.54% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 187 192 203
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 £39,700 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
7065 6831 8629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.05% 15.98% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5989 5537 7311
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -32 59 £47,500 -17.39% 12
Canary Wharf - 7 £72,500 -
Croydon +8 1 - -
Uxbridge -5 1 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £30,000 -
Sidcup - 1 £50,000 -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 208 (46.95%) Cisco
2 168 (37.92%) Microsoft
3 135 (30.47%) Lync
4 118 (26.64%) Cisco Certification
5 103 (23.25%) WAN
6 99 (22.35%) LAN
7 98 (22.12%) Telecoms
8 96 (21.67%) CCNP
8 96 (21.67%) Avaya
9 89 (20.09%) VoIP
10 87 (19.64%) Cisco CUCM
11 76 (17.16%) Microsoft Certification
12 66 (14.90%) MS Exchange
13 65 (14.67%) MPLS
14 64 (14.45%) Project Management
14 64 (14.45%) MCSE
15 63 (14.22%) Finance
16 61 (13.77%) Active Directory
17 58 (13.09%) Firewall
18 57 (12.87%) VPN
19 55 (12.42%) MS Excel
20 51 (11.51%) Wireless
20 51 (11.51%) Juniper
21 50 (11.29%) Windows
22 49 (11.06%) Exchange Server 2010
23 48 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2013
23 48 (10.84%) Video Conferencing
24 47 (10.61%) Mitel
25 46 (10.38%) OSPF
26 44 (9.93%) BGP

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 135 (30.47%) Lync
2 66 (14.90%) MS Exchange
3 49 (11.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 48 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 28 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 17 (3.84%) SharePoint
7 10 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (2.26%) Office Communications Server
8 7 (1.58%) CMS
9 5 (1.13%) IIS
9 5 (1.13%) IBM Notes
9 5 (1.13%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.13%) nginx
10 4 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 55 (12.42%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.16%) MS Office
3 5 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.45%) Office 365
2 11 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.35%) IaaS
4 1 (0.23%) SaaS
4 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 103 (23.25%) WAN
2 99 (22.35%) LAN
3 89 (20.09%) VoIP
4 65 (14.67%) MPLS
5 58 (13.09%) Firewall
6 57 (12.87%) VPN
7 51 (11.51%) Wireless
8 46 (10.38%) OSPF
9 44 (9.93%) BGP
10 37 (8.35%) Network Security
10 37 (8.35%) ISDN
10 37 (8.35%) Ethernet
10 37 (8.35%) Internet
11 36 (8.13%) IP Telephony
12 35 (7.90%) H.323
13 34 (7.67%) Cisco ASA
13 34 (7.67%) VLAN
14 27 (6.09%) Cisco Nexus
15 26 (5.87%) DNS
16 24 (5.42%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.13%) MySQL
3 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.23%) Big Data
General
1 98 (22.12%) Telecoms
2 63 (14.22%) Finance
3 27 (6.09%) Marketing
4 14 (3.16%) Law
5 7 (1.58%) Legal
5 7 (1.58%) Electronics
6 6 (1.35%) Mandarin Language
6 6 (1.35%) French Language
6 6 (1.35%) German Language
6 6 (1.35%) Italian Language
6 6 (1.35%) Japanese Language
6 6 (1.35%) Spanish Language
6 6 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.13%) Billing
7 5 (1.13%) Retail
7 5 (1.13%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.90%) Advertising
8 4 (0.90%) Back Office
8 4 (0.90%) Banking
9 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (23.48%) Consultant
2 59 (13.32%) Architect
3 55 (12.42%) Network Engineer
4 35 (7.90%) Project Manager
5 27 (6.09%) Solutions Consultant
6 26 (5.87%) Microsoft Consultant
7 23 (5.19%) Support Engineer
7 23 (5.19%) Avaya Engineer
8 21 (4.74%) Pre Sales Engineer
9 20 (4.51%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 19 (4.29%) Analyst
11 16 (3.61%) Cisco Engineer
12 14 (3.16%) Voice Engineer
13 13 (2.93%) Technical Consultant
13 13 (2.93%) Programme Manager
13 13 (2.93%) Sales Consultant
13 13 (2.93%) Technical Manager
13 13 (2.93%) Network Support
14 12 (2.71%) NOC Engineer
14 12 (2.71%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.32%) XMPP
2 5 (1.13%) Memcached
3 3 (0.68%) MAPI
3 3 (0.68%) WSH
4 2 (0.45%) JTAPI
4 2 (0.45%) VXML
4 2 (0.45%) Web Services
4 2 (0.45%) XML
4 2 (0.45%) .NET
5 1 (0.23%) Middleware
5 1 (0.23%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.84%) Video Conferencing
2 24 (5.42%) Economics
3 18 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.48%) AVVID
5 9 (2.03%) Blackberry
5 9 (2.03%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.58%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.35%) DTV
7 6 (1.35%) PMI
8 4 (0.90%) IVR
8 4 (0.90%) Clustering
8 4 (0.90%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.68%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.68%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.68%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.68%) Chemistry
9 3 (0.68%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.68%) iPhone
9 3 (0.68%) Statistics
10 2 (0.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 50 (11.29%) Windows
2 29 (6.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (6.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (2.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (2.71%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.35%) Linux
7 5 (1.13%) CentOS
7 5 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.68%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (14.45%) Project Management
2 33 (7.45%) Load Balancing
3 32 (7.22%) PRINCE2
4 30 (6.77%) Migration
5 29 (6.55%) ITIL
6 23 (5.19%) Business Development
7 22 (4.97%) Workforce Management Optimization
8 19 (4.29%) Network Design
9 18 (4.06%) Programme Management
10 14 (3.16%) Network Management
10 14 (3.16%) CRM
10 14 (3.16%) Change Management
11 13 (2.93%) Line Management
12 12 (2.71%) Security Architecture
13 10 (2.26%) Data Analysis
13 10 (2.26%) Product Management
14 9 (2.03%) Service Delivery
14 9 (2.03%) WAN Optimisation
14 9 (2.03%) Document Management
15 8 (1.81%) Communications Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (3.16%) PowerShell
2 8 (1.81%) SQL
3 5 (1.13%) VBScript
3 5 (1.13%) PHP
3 5 (1.13%) Bash Shell
4 3 (0.68%) C
4 3 (0.68%) VBA
5 1 (0.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 118 (26.64%) Cisco Certification
2 96 (21.67%) CCNP
3 76 (17.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 64 (14.45%) MCSE
5 44 (9.93%) CCNA
6 33 (7.45%) MCITP
7 31 (7.00%) Degree
8 26 (5.87%) Security Cleared
9 25 (5.64%) SC Cleared
10 17 (3.84%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 15 (3.39%) CCIE
12 12 (2.71%) PMP
12 12 (2.71%) PMI Certification
13 11 (2.48%) MCTS
14 10 (2.26%) MCP
15 7 (1.58%) CCDP
16 6 (1.35%) CCVP
16 6 (1.35%) CISSP
16 6 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 4 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (9.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.23%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (13.77%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.93%) Hyper-V
2 13 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.58%) XenApp
4 5 (1.13%) NFS
5 4 (0.90%) XenServer
5 4 (0.90%) vSphere
6 3 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.68%) MDaemon
6 3 (0.68%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.23%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.23%) UAG
7 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 87 (19.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 38 (8.58%) SCOM
3 24 (5.42%) Cisco UCCX
3 24 (5.42%) CiscoWorks
4 19 (4.29%) Cisco UCCE
5 8 (1.81%) SCCM
6 5 (1.13%) Nagios
6 5 (1.13%) Cisco IPCC
6 5 (1.13%) Check_MK
6 5 (1.13%) logstash
6 5 (1.13%) Ansible
6 5 (1.13%) HAProxy
7 4 (0.90%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.68%) MIIS
8 3 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.45%) Puppet
9 2 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.23%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.23%) Netcool
Vendors
1 208 (46.95%) Cisco
2 168 (37.92%) Microsoft
3 96 (21.67%) Avaya
4 51 (11.51%) Juniper
5 47 (10.61%) Mitel
6 35 (7.90%) Polycom
6 35 (7.90%) Verint
7 30 (6.77%) SolarWinds
8 29 (6.55%) VMware
9 28 (6.32%) Citrix
10 25 (5.64%) F5
11 21 (4.74%) Genesys
12 15 (3.39%) HP
12 15 (3.39%) IronPort
13 13 (2.93%) CheckPoint
14 12 (2.71%) Tandberg
15 10 (2.26%) Symantec
16 9 (2.03%) Dialogic
17 8 (1.81%) EMC
17 8 (1.81%) Nortel
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