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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 437 403 424
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +21
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 209 210 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.48% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.72% 3.01% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 168 172 195
Average salary £56,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £75,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
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
7697 6973 8637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.75% 15.90% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6367 5903 7306
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +2 74 £56,000 +2.75% 15
Bromley -7 5 £62,750 - 1
Uxbridge +7 3 £86,250 -4.16%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Barnet +8 1 £65,000 +73.33%
Docklands, London - 1 £75,000 -
Wembley - 1 £65,000 -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 160 (36.95%) Microsoft
2 159 (36.72%) Cisco
3 158 (36.49%) Lync
4 111 (25.64%) MS Exchange
5 97 (22.40%) Telecoms
6 85 (19.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 80 (18.48%) Project Management
8 77 (17.78%) LAN
9 75 (17.32%) Windows
10 73 (16.86%) WAN
11 72 (16.63%) MS Excel
12 71 (16.40%) Finance
13 70 (16.17%) VoIP
14 68 (15.70%) Cisco Certification
15 66 (15.24%) Avaya
16 65 (15.01%) DNS
17 64 (14.78%) Microsoft Certification
18 55 (12.70%) CCNP
18 55 (12.70%) Active Directory
19 50 (11.55%) MPLS
19 50 (11.55%) Firewall
20 49 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2013
21 48 (11.09%) Cisco CUCM
21 48 (11.09%) ITIL
22 47 (10.85%) PBX
23 46 (10.62%) Blackberry
24 45 (10.39%) PRINCE2
25 42 (9.70%) MCSE
25 42 (9.70%) VPN
26 39 (9.01%) Mitel

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (36.49%) Lync
2 111 (25.64%) MS Exchange
3 85 (19.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 49 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 38 (8.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 31 (7.16%) Office Communications Server
7 22 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (4.62%) SharePoint
9 14 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (1.15%) IIS
11 5 (1.15%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2000
13 2 (0.46%) Node.js
14 1 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 72 (16.63%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (2.31%) MS Office
4 3 (0.69%) MS Project
4 3 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.70%) Office 365
2 14 (3.23%) SaaS
3 12 (2.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.39%) PaaS
5 5 (1.15%) IaaS
6 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 77 (17.78%) LAN
2 73 (16.86%) WAN
3 70 (16.17%) VoIP
4 65 (15.01%) DNS
5 50 (11.55%) MPLS
5 50 (11.55%) Firewall
6 47 (10.85%) PBX
7 42 (9.70%) VPN
8 38 (8.78%) Wireless
9 30 (6.93%) SMTP
10 29 (6.70%) TCP/IP
11 27 (6.24%) Internet
12 26 (6.00%) Network Security
13 25 (5.77%) SAN
13 25 (5.77%) DHCP
14 24 (5.54%) IP Telephony
14 24 (5.54%) Cisco ASA
15 21 (4.85%) H.323
15 21 (4.85%) Ethernet
16 20 (4.62%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.23%) Big Data
3 1 (0.23%) MySQL
General
1 97 (22.40%) Telecoms
2 71 (16.40%) Finance
3 35 (8.08%) Marketing
4 30 (6.93%) Law
5 21 (4.85%) Legal
6 8 (1.85%) Retail
7 7 (1.62%) French Language
7 7 (1.62%) German Language
8 6 (1.39%) Back Office
9 5 (1.15%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.15%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.69%) Mandarin Language
10 3 (0.69%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.69%) Japanese Language
10 3 (0.69%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.69%) Billing
10 3 (0.69%) Advertising
11 2 (0.46%) Automotive
12 1 (0.23%) Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 79 (18.24%) Consultant
2 56 (12.93%) Project Manager
3 47 (10.85%) Architect
4 30 (6.93%) Solutions Consultant
5 29 (6.70%) Messaging Engineer
6 26 (6.00%) Network Engineer
7 23 (5.31%) Senior Manager
8 22 (5.08%) Support Engineer
8 22 (5.08%) Analyst
9 19 (4.39%) Exchange Engineer
9 19 (4.39%) Administrator
10 18 (4.16%) Senior Project Manager
10 18 (4.16%) Network Support
11 17 (3.93%) Communications Engineer
11 17 (3.93%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 17 (3.93%) Sales Consultant
12 14 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
12 14 (3.23%) Cisco Engineer
13 12 (2.77%) Account Manager
13 12 (2.77%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.77%) XMPP
2 5 (1.15%) MAPI
3 4 (0.92%) .NET
4 3 (0.69%) HTML5
4 3 (0.69%) CSS3
4 3 (0.69%) jQuery
4 3 (0.69%) HTML
4 3 (0.69%) COM
4 3 (0.69%) CSS
5 2 (0.46%) Web Services
5 2 (0.46%) Backbone.js
5 2 (0.46%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.46%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.23%) WebRTC
6 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.23%) WCF
6 1 (0.23%) WPF
6 1 (0.23%) SOAP
6 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (10.62%) Blackberry
2 23 (5.31%) Video Conferencing
3 21 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.23%) IVR
5 13 (3.00%) Economics
6 10 (2.31%) Clustering
7 8 (1.85%) PMI
8 7 (1.62%) Statistics
9 5 (1.15%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.92%) NHS
10 4 (0.92%) Thin Client
10 4 (0.92%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.92%) Mathematics
10 4 (0.92%) Fat Client
11 3 (0.69%) iPhone
11 3 (0.69%) Spread Betting
11 3 (0.69%) Derivative
11 3 (0.69%) CMDB
11 3 (0.69%) BBC
11 3 (0.69%) AVVID
Operating Systems
1 75 (17.32%) Windows
2 27 (6.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (1.85%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.92%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.69%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.46%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.23%) Solaris
9 1 (0.23%) Linux
9 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (18.48%) Project Management
2 48 (11.09%) ITIL
3 45 (10.39%) PRINCE2
4 32 (7.39%) Load Balancing
4 32 (7.39%) Mobile Device Management
5 29 (6.70%) Business Development
6 25 (5.77%) Migration
7 21 (4.85%) CRM
8 20 (4.62%) Service Delivery
9 16 (3.70%) Product Management
10 14 (3.23%) Workforce Management Optimization
11 12 (2.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (2.54%) Project Planning
13 10 (2.31%) Service Management
13 10 (2.31%) Problem Management
13 10 (2.31%) Network Management
14 9 (2.08%) Change Control
15 8 (1.85%) Change Management
15 8 (1.85%) Programme Management
16 7 (1.62%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (8.08%) PowerShell
2 9 (2.08%) SQL
2 9 (2.08%) VBScript
3 6 (1.39%) VB
4 5 (1.15%) VBA
4 5 (1.15%) C
5 4 (0.92%) Java
6 3 (0.69%) PHP
7 2 (0.46%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.23%) R
8 1 (0.23%) Perl
8 1 (0.23%) C#
8 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (15.70%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (14.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (12.70%) CCNP
4 42 (9.70%) MCSE
5 37 (8.55%) Degree
6 28 (6.47%) CCNA
7 22 (5.08%) MCITP
8 17 (3.93%) MCP
8 17 (3.93%) PMI Certification
9 16 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 13 (3.00%) PMP
10 13 (3.00%) CCIE
11 11 (2.54%) MCTS
11 11 (2.54%) CCVP
11 11 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.62%) SC Cleared
12 7 (1.62%) Security Cleared
13 5 (1.15%) CISSP
14 4 (0.92%) HND
15 3 (0.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.00%) SLA
2 2 (0.46%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.23%) COBIT
3 1 (0.23%) QA
3 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 55 (12.70%) Active Directory
2 31 (7.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.62%) Hyper-V
4 18 (4.16%) UAG
5 13 (3.00%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.15%) MDaemon
6 5 (1.15%) XenApp
7 4 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (0.92%) XenServer
8 3 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.69%) vSphere
9 2 (0.46%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 48 (11.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 22 (5.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 13 (3.00%) SCOM
4 10 (2.31%) Cisco UCCE
5 9 (2.08%) CiscoWorks
6 8 (1.85%) SCCM
6 8 (1.85%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (0.92%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.92%) SCVMM
7 4 (0.92%) SCDPM
7 4 (0.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (0.69%) Cisco IPCC
9 2 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.46%) AppDNA
10 1 (0.23%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (0.23%) MIIS
Vendors
1 160 (36.95%) Microsoft
2 159 (36.72%) Cisco
3 66 (15.24%) Avaya
4 39 (9.01%) Mitel
5 37 (8.55%) VMware
6 31 (7.16%) Juniper
7 30 (6.93%) Symantec
8 26 (6.00%) Verint
9 23 (5.31%) Polycom
10 22 (5.08%) MobileIron
11 16 (3.70%) Citrix
12 14 (3.23%) Genesys
13 13 (3.00%) F5
14 12 (2.77%) SolarWinds
15 8 (1.85%) Siemens
15 8 (1.85%) CheckPoint
16 7 (1.62%) IronPort
16 7 (1.62%) HP
17 6 (1.39%) NetApp
18 5 (1.15%) Aruba
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