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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 503 481 485
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 154 186 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.42% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.30% 2.39% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 127 153 191
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%
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
6689 7796 7807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.84% 17.46% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5705 6516 6397
Average salary £52,500 £52,250 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.47% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 +9 13 £65,000 +19.26% 9
Croydon - 5 £62,500 -
Romford - 2 £19,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £47,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £32,000 -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 191 (45.05%) Cisco
2 148 (34.91%) VoIP
3 144 (33.96%) Microsoft
3 144 (33.96%) Cisco Certification
4 119 (28.07%) Skype for Business
5 115 (27.12%) WAN
6 107 (25.24%) ITIL
7 105 (24.76%) LAN
7 105 (24.76%) CCNP
8 96 (22.64%) Firewall
9 91 (21.46%) Finance
10 76 (17.92%) MPLS
11 72 (16.98%) Telecoms
12 71 (16.75%) Windows
13 69 (16.27%) Data Centre
14 66 (15.57%) Video Conferencing
15 65 (15.33%) Cisco CUCM
16 64 (15.09%) Active Directory
17 62 (14.62%) Presales
18 55 (12.97%) Project Management
18 55 (12.97%) MS Exchange
19 52 (12.26%) Cisco UCCX
20 51 (12.03%) XMPP
21 49 (11.56%) VPN
21 49 (11.56%) CCNA
21 49 (11.56%) CCNP Voice
22 46 (10.85%) Windows Server
22 46 (10.85%) Avaya
22 46 (10.85%) MS Excel
23 45 (10.61%) Wireless

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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
1 119 (28.07%) Skype for Business
2 55 (12.97%) MS Exchange
3 33 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (7.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 32 (7.55%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.71%) MS Project Server
5 3 (0.71%) nginx
6 2 (0.47%) Node.js
6 2 (0.47%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.47%) SAS
7 1 (0.24%) Apache
7 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.24%) CMS
7 1 (0.24%) IIS
7 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 46 (10.85%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.59%) MS Project
3 9 (2.12%) MS Office
4 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
1 28 (6.60%) Office 365
2 19 (4.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 19 (4.48%) Yammer
3 15 (3.54%) IaaS
4 14 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (3.30%) SaaS
5 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.24%) PaaS
7 1 (0.24%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 148 (34.91%) VoIP
2 115 (27.12%) WAN
3 105 (24.76%) LAN
4 96 (22.64%) Firewall
5 76 (17.92%) MPLS
6 49 (11.56%) VPN
7 45 (10.61%) Network Security
7 45 (10.61%) Wireless
8 36 (8.49%) Internet
9 35 (8.25%) DNS
10 33 (7.78%) DHCP
11 30 (7.08%) H.323
11 30 (7.08%) OSPF
12 29 (6.84%) IP Telephony
13 28 (6.60%) LDAP
14 24 (5.66%) Cisco IOS
14 24 (5.66%) DWDM
14 24 (5.66%) MGCP
15 23 (5.42%) Skype
15 23 (5.42%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.94%) Hadoop
3 3 (0.71%) MongoDB
3 3 (0.71%) MySQL
3 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.47%) Big Data
4 2 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.24%) Redis
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 91 (21.46%) Finance
2 72 (16.98%) Telecoms
3 41 (9.67%) Banking
4 19 (4.48%) Retail
5 16 (3.77%) Billing
6 13 (3.07%) Electronics
7 9 (2.12%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.89%) Marketing
9 5 (1.18%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.18%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.94%) Legal
11 2 (0.47%) Back Office
11 2 (0.47%) Front Office
11 2 (0.47%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.24%) Law
12 1 (0.24%) Local Government
12 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (13.68%) Network Engineer
2 54 (12.74%) Voice Engineer
3 52 (12.26%) Project Manager
4 47 (11.08%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 46 (10.85%) Consultant
6 45 (10.61%) Cisco Engineer
7 44 (10.38%) Unified Communications Manager
8 27 (6.37%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 24 (5.66%) Support Engineer
10 22 (5.19%) Senior Manager
11 21 (4.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 21 (4.95%) Presales Consultant
12 20 (4.72%) Network Support
13 19 (4.48%) Team Leader
14 17 (4.01%) Architect
14 17 (4.01%) Cisco Voice Engineer
14 17 (4.01%) Voice Network Engineer
15 16 (3.77%) Infrastructure Manager
15 16 (3.77%) Network Manager
16 14 (3.30%) Senior Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (12.03%) XMPP
2 7 (1.65%) .NET
3 5 (1.18%) Web Services
4 3 (0.71%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.71%) COM
4 3 (0.71%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (0.71%) Memcached
5 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.47%) CSS
5 2 (0.47%) CSS3
5 2 (0.47%) HTML
5 2 (0.47%) HTML5
5 2 (0.47%) HTML5 Canvas
5 2 (0.47%) jQuery
5 2 (0.47%) Middleware
5 2 (0.47%) SVG
5 2 (0.47%) WebGL
6 1 (0.24%) LAMP
6 1 (0.24%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (16.27%) Data Centre
2 66 (15.57%) Video Conferencing
3 26 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (5.66%) Statistics
5 21 (4.95%) Driving Licence
6 16 (3.77%) iPad
7 9 (2.12%) Equities
7 9 (2.12%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.42%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.18%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.18%) IVR
9 5 (1.18%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.18%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.94%) FMCG
10 4 (0.94%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.71%) Fintech
12 2 (0.47%) FlexPod
12 2 (0.47%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.47%) User Experience
12 2 (0.47%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 71 (16.75%) Windows
2 46 (10.85%) Windows Server
3 30 (7.08%) Linux
4 28 (6.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (3.77%) Android
6 7 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.18%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.71%) CentOS
8 3 (0.71%) HPUX
8 3 (0.71%) Unix
8 3 (0.71%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.71%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (25.24%) ITIL
2 62 (14.62%) Presales
3 55 (12.97%) Project Management
4 35 (8.25%) Service Management
5 34 (8.02%) Incident Management
6 32 (7.55%) PRINCE2
7 27 (6.37%) Problem Management
8 22 (5.19%) Service Delivery
9 18 (4.25%) Infrastructure Management
9 18 (4.25%) Risk Analysis
10 17 (4.01%) E-Commerce
10 17 (4.01%) Network Management
11 16 (3.77%) Analytics
11 16 (3.77%) Change Management
11 16 (3.77%) Resource Management
11 16 (3.77%) Supplier Management
11 16 (3.77%) WAN Optimisation
12 15 (3.54%) ITSM
13 14 (3.30%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (3.30%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.59%) C
1 11 (2.59%) SQL
2 9 (2.12%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.18%) PHP
4 4 (0.94%) Bash Shell
4 4 (0.94%) C++
4 4 (0.94%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.71%) Python
6 2 (0.47%) C#
6 2 (0.47%) Java
6 2 (0.47%) Ruby
7 1 (0.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 144 (33.96%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (24.76%) CCNP
3 49 (11.56%) CCNA
3 49 (11.56%) CCNP Voice
4 41 (9.67%) CCVP
5 33 (7.78%) ITIL Certification
6 27 (6.37%) CCIE
6 27 (6.37%) Degree
7 22 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (4.95%) SC Cleared
8 21 (4.95%) Security Cleared
9 13 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 12 (2.83%) MCSE
11 10 (2.36%) CCSA
12 8 (1.89%) CCDP
12 8 (1.89%) MCITP
13 5 (1.18%) BICSI Certification
14 4 (0.94%) CISSP
14 4 (0.94%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (10.38%) SLA
2 10 (2.36%) COBIT
3 3 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 64 (15.09%) Active Directory
2 34 (8.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (5.42%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.18%) vSphere
5 4 (0.94%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.71%) GlusterFS
6 3 (0.71%) NFS
7 1 (0.24%) Corosync
7 1 (0.24%) vCloud
7 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 65 (15.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 52 (12.26%) Cisco UCCX
3 39 (9.20%) Cisco UCCE
4 21 (4.95%) SCOM
5 10 (2.36%) CA Spectrum
6 9 (2.12%) SCCM
7 3 (0.71%) Ansible
7 3 (0.71%) HAProxy
7 3 (0.71%) logstash
7 3 (0.71%) Nagios
7 3 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.47%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.47%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.24%) Cisco IPCC
9 1 (0.24%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.24%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.24%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 191 (45.05%) Cisco
2 144 (33.96%) Microsoft
3 46 (10.85%) Avaya
4 42 (9.91%) VMware
5 32 (7.55%) Citrix
6 26 (6.13%) Red Box
7 22 (5.19%) Juniper
8 21 (4.95%) BroadSoft
8 21 (4.95%) HP
9 18 (4.25%) CheckPoint
9 18 (4.25%) Mitel
10 17 (4.01%) Meraki
10 17 (4.01%) Riverbed
11 14 (3.30%) Nortel
12 11 (2.59%) BT
13 10 (2.36%) CA
13 10 (2.36%) Ipanema Technologies
14 9 (2.12%) F5
15 7 (1.65%) NICE Systems
16 6 (1.42%) NetApp
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