The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 435 325 412
Rank change year-on-year
-110 +87
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 200 304 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.69% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 4.07% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 175 261 185
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7684 7464 8407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.15% 16.88% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6383 6126 7138
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unified Communications
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -49 80 £54,375 -0.22% 8
Uxbridge +5 4 - -
Bromley -12 4 £62,500 -15.25% 1
Barnet - 4 £65,000 -
Wembley - 4 £65,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £32,000 -
Croydon -7 3 - -
Beckenham - 2 - -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 164 (37.70%) Cisco
2 152 (34.94%) Lync
3 135 (31.03%) Microsoft
4 125 (28.74%) Telecoms
5 105 (24.14%) MS Exchange
6 91 (20.92%) VoIP
7 88 (20.23%) Exchange Server 2010
8 84 (19.31%) Windows
9 79 (18.16%) LAN
10 77 (17.70%) WAN
11 66 (15.17%) ITIL
11 66 (15.17%) Cisco Certification
12 64 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 64 (14.71%) MPLS
13 63 (14.48%) MS Excel
13 63 (14.48%) Project Management
14 62 (14.25%) DNS
15 54 (12.41%) CCNP
15 54 (12.41%) Active Directory
15 54 (12.41%) Finance
16 53 (12.18%) VPN
16 53 (12.18%) Degree
17 51 (11.72%) Avaya
18 49 (11.26%) Firewall
19 48 (11.03%) VMware
19 48 (11.03%) Blackberry
19 48 (11.03%) MCSE
20 47 (10.80%) PBX
21 43 (9.89%) VMware Infrastructure
22 39 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2013

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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
1 152 (34.94%) Lync
2 105 (24.14%) MS Exchange
3 88 (20.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 35 (8.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 32 (7.36%) Office Communications Server
7 18 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.38%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2000
11 3 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.46%) Node.js
13 1 (0.23%) CMS
13 1 (0.23%) IIS
13 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 63 (14.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (1.84%) MS Office
4 5 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.92%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.06%) Office 365
2 17 (3.91%) SaaS
3 8 (1.84%) PaaS
4 7 (1.61%) IaaS
5 5 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 91 (20.92%) VoIP
2 79 (18.16%) LAN
3 77 (17.70%) WAN
4 64 (14.71%) MPLS
5 62 (14.25%) DNS
6 53 (12.18%) VPN
7 49 (11.26%) Firewall
8 47 (10.80%) PBX
9 31 (7.13%) DHCP
9 31 (7.13%) Wireless
10 30 (6.90%) SMTP
10 30 (6.90%) IP Telephony
11 29 (6.67%) Network Security
11 29 (6.67%) TCP/IP
12 25 (5.75%) PSTN
13 24 (5.52%) Ethernet
14 23 (5.29%) Cisco ASA
15 19 (4.37%) SAN
16 18 (4.14%) Cisco IPT
16 18 (4.14%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.23%) MySQL
General
1 125 (28.74%) Telecoms
2 54 (12.41%) Finance
3 32 (7.36%) Marketing
4 27 (6.21%) Law
5 18 (4.14%) Legal
6 10 (2.30%) Multimedia
7 7 (1.61%) Retail
8 6 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.92%) Back Office
9 4 (0.92%) French Language
9 4 (0.92%) German Language
10 3 (0.69%) Banking
10 3 (0.69%) Advertising
11 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.46%) Front Office
11 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Automotive
12 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 99 (22.76%) Consultant
2 51 (11.72%) Project Manager
3 39 (8.97%) Architect
4 30 (6.90%) Senior Manager
5 28 (6.44%) Messaging Engineer
6 22 (5.06%) Senior Consultant
7 21 (4.83%) Senior Project Manager
7 21 (4.83%) Solutions Consultant
8 20 (4.60%) Communications Engineer
8 20 (4.60%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 19 (4.37%) Sales Consultant
9 19 (4.37%) Analyst
9 19 (4.37%) Exchange Engineer
10 18 (4.14%) Administrator
11 16 (3.68%) Development Manager
12 15 (3.45%) Network Engineer
12 15 (3.45%) Support Engineer
12 15 (3.45%) Network Support
13 14 (3.22%) Service Manager
14 13 (2.99%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.84%) XMPP
2 4 (0.92%) .NET
3 3 (0.69%) jQuery
3 3 (0.69%) CSS3
3 3 (0.69%) HTML5
3 3 (0.69%) HTML
3 3 (0.69%) COM
3 3 (0.69%) CSS
4 2 (0.46%) Web Services
4 2 (0.46%) RSS
4 2 (0.46%) MAPI
4 2 (0.46%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.46%) Backbone.js
4 2 (0.46%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (0.23%) WCF
5 1 (0.23%) WPF
5 1 (0.23%) WebRTC
5 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.23%) OLE
5 1 (0.23%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.03%) Blackberry
2 28 (6.44%) Video Conferencing
3 20 (4.60%) Digital Media
4 14 (3.22%) IVR
5 13 (2.99%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.30%) Speech Recognition
7 9 (2.07%) Clustering
8 7 (1.61%) Statistics
8 7 (1.61%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.38%) PMI
10 5 (1.15%) CMDB
11 4 (0.92%) NHS
11 4 (0.92%) Spread Betting
11 4 (0.92%) Derivative
12 3 (0.69%) Economics
12 3 (0.69%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.69%) BBC
12 3 (0.69%) Thin Client
13 2 (0.46%) CLARiiON
13 2 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 84 (19.31%) Windows
2 38 (8.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (2.07%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.92%) Linux
6 4 (0.92%) Windows 2000
6 4 (0.92%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.69%) Solaris
8 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.46%) UNIX
8 2 (0.46%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.46%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (15.17%) ITIL
2 63 (14.48%) Project Management
3 38 (8.74%) Service Delivery
4 37 (8.51%) PRINCE2
5 34 (7.82%) Business Development
6 28 (6.44%) Mobile Device Management
7 27 (6.21%) Service Management
8 26 (5.98%) Load Balancing
9 19 (4.37%) CRM
10 16 (3.68%) Network Architecture
11 14 (3.22%) Migration
11 14 (3.22%) Network Design
12 13 (2.99%) Product Management
13 12 (2.76%) Problem Management
14 10 (2.30%) Risk Management
14 10 (2.30%) GAP Analysis
15 9 (2.07%) Technical Architecture
15 9 (2.07%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (2.07%) PRINCE
16 8 (1.84%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 29 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 9 (2.07%) VBScript
3 8 (1.84%) C
3 8 (1.84%) SQL
4 6 (1.38%) VB
5 3 (0.69%) PHP
5 3 (0.69%) Java
6 2 (0.46%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.46%) VBA
7 1 (0.23%) R
7 1 (0.23%) Perl
7 1 (0.23%) C#
7 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 66 (15.17%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 54 (12.41%) CCNP
4 53 (12.18%) Degree
5 48 (11.03%) MCSE
6 35 (8.05%) CCIE
7 33 (7.59%) MCITP
8 31 (7.13%) CCNA
9 17 (3.91%) MCTS
10 16 (3.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 16 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (3.45%) CCDP
12 13 (2.99%) MCP
13 12 (2.76%) CCSP
13 12 (2.76%) CCVP
14 11 (2.53%) PMI Certification
15 10 (2.30%) CCSA
16 7 (1.61%) MCSA
17 6 (1.38%) PMP
18 5 (1.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.68%) SLA
2 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.23%) COBIT
2 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 54 (12.41%) Active Directory
2 43 (9.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (4.37%) UAG
3 19 (4.37%) Hyper-V
4 15 (3.45%) VMware ESX
5 10 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.92%) XenApp
7 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.69%) vSphere
8 2 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.46%) MDaemon
8 2 (0.46%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.46%) Snort
Systems Management
1 31 (7.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 22 (5.06%) Cisco UCCE
3 19 (4.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 8 (1.84%) SCOM
5 7 (1.61%) SCCM
6 4 (0.92%) CiscoWorks
6 4 (0.92%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (0.92%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.69%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.69%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.46%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.46%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.46%) AppDNA
8 2 (0.46%) Cacti
9 1 (0.23%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 164 (37.70%) Cisco
2 135 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 51 (11.72%) Avaya
4 48 (11.03%) VMware
5 30 (6.90%) Polycom
6 28 (6.44%) Mitel
7 25 (5.75%) Symantec
8 22 (5.06%) Verint
9 20 (4.60%) MobileIron
10 18 (4.14%) Juniper
11 17 (3.91%) F5
12 12 (2.76%) Siemens
13 10 (2.30%) Blue Coat
14 9 (2.07%) Tandberg
15 8 (1.84%) EMC
15 8 (1.84%) Citrix
16 7 (1.61%) HP
17 6 (1.38%) Genesys
18 5 (1.15%) Riverbed
18 5 (1.15%) SolarWinds
London
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Salary: £65,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Double OTE + Car allowance + Bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great package and bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
SBC Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Skye Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum with Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: From £16,000 to £22,000 per annum £16k-22k DOE + Car, Phone, Laptop, B
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Sovereign Business Resources
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70 - £90 per annum + OTE
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago