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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 420 344 424
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +80
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 233 287 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.64% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.04% 3.40% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 191 249 192
Average salary £53,750 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.41% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7666 8442 9244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.71% 18.71% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6283 6964 7852
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -54 72 £52,500 - 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Enfield - 2 £43,750 -
Docklands, London -1 1 £32,500 -56.66%
Croydon -8 1 £60,000 +37.14%
Harrow - 1 £27,500 -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 227 (47.79%) Cisco
2 155 (32.63%) Lync
3 137 (28.84%) Microsoft
4 136 (28.63%) Telecoms
5 117 (24.63%) Cisco Certification
6 110 (23.16%) VoIP
7 104 (21.89%) MS Exchange
8 85 (17.89%) Windows
9 84 (17.68%) Exchange Server 2010
10 78 (16.42%) WAN
11 77 (16.21%) LAN
11 77 (16.21%) Avaya
11 77 (16.21%) VMware
12 76 (16.00%) Firewall
13 70 (14.74%) MPLS
14 69 (14.53%) Finance
15 67 (14.11%) Microsoft Certification
16 64 (13.47%) ITIL
16 64 (13.47%) VMware Infrastructure
17 63 (13.26%) CCNP
18 62 (13.05%) MS Excel
18 62 (13.05%) Video Conferencing
19 57 (12.00%) Project Management
20 55 (11.58%) MCSE
20 55 (11.58%) CCIE
21 54 (11.37%) Degree
22 52 (10.95%) Cisco UCCE
22 52 (10.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
22 52 (10.95%) Active Directory
23 51 (10.74%) CCNA

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 155 (32.63%) Lync
2 104 (21.89%) MS Exchange
3 84 (17.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 52 (10.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 34 (7.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 26 (5.47%) Office Communications Server
7 25 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 19 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (2.74%) SharePoint
10 7 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2000
11 3 (0.63%) CMS
12 2 (0.42%) IIS
12 2 (0.42%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 62 (13.05%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.37%) MS Office
3 13 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.11%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.00%) SaaS
2 15 (3.16%) Office 365
3 11 (2.32%) PaaS
4 10 (2.11%) IaaS
5 8 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 110 (23.16%) VoIP
2 78 (16.42%) WAN
3 77 (16.21%) LAN
4 76 (16.00%) Firewall
5 70 (14.74%) MPLS
6 50 (10.53%) VPN
6 50 (10.53%) Wireless
7 49 (10.32%) DNS
8 43 (9.05%) PBX
9 39 (8.21%) SMTP
10 37 (7.79%) IP Telephony
11 34 (7.16%) OSPF
11 34 (7.16%) BGP
12 31 (6.53%) Network Security
13 29 (6.11%) TCP/IP
14 28 (5.89%) SAN
14 28 (5.89%) Cisco ASA
15 25 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
16 24 (5.05%) DHCP
16 24 (5.05%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.42%) SQL Server
General
1 136 (28.63%) Telecoms
2 69 (14.53%) Finance
3 37 (7.79%) Marketing
4 35 (7.37%) Law
5 29 (6.11%) Multimedia
6 21 (4.42%) Legal
7 16 (3.37%) Billing
8 11 (2.32%) Retail
9 7 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.26%) Advertising
11 5 (1.05%) Banking
12 4 (0.84%) Local Government
12 4 (0.84%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.84%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.42%) French Language
13 2 (0.42%) German Language
13 2 (0.42%) Front Office
13 2 (0.42%) Back Office
14 1 (0.21%) Publishing
14 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 113 (23.79%) Consultant
2 40 (8.42%) Architect
3 33 (6.95%) Project Manager
4 27 (5.68%) Senior Manager
5 26 (5.47%) Analyst
5 26 (5.47%) Cisco Engineer
6 21 (4.42%) Technical Architect
7 20 (4.21%) Messaging Engineer
8 19 (4.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 18 (3.79%) Communications Engineer
9 18 (3.79%) Senior Consultant
9 18 (3.79%) Sales Consultant
10 17 (3.58%) Account Manager
10 17 (3.58%) Network Consultant
10 17 (3.58%) Team Leader
10 17 (3.58%) Solutions Consultant
11 16 (3.37%) Voice Engineer
12 15 (3.16%) Service Manager
12 15 (3.16%) Administrator
13 14 (2.95%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.84%) XMPP
2 4 (0.84%) .NET
3 3 (0.63%) COM
4 2 (0.42%) RSS
4 2 (0.42%) Middleware
5 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.21%) HTML
5 1 (0.21%) CSS
5 1 (0.21%) Web Services
5 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.21%) HTML5
5 1 (0.21%) CSS3
5 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.21%) WCF
5 1 (0.21%) WPF
5 1 (0.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 62 (13.05%) Video Conferencing
2 44 (9.26%) Blackberry
3 32 (6.74%) Computer Science
4 24 (5.05%) Digital Media
5 17 (3.58%) Clustering
6 12 (2.53%) Speech Recognition
7 8 (1.68%) IVR
7 8 (1.68%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.68%) CLARiiON
8 6 (1.26%) CMDB
9 5 (1.05%) PMI
9 5 (1.05%) Statistics
9 5 (1.05%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.42%) Spread Betting
10 2 (0.42%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.42%) Derivative
10 2 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.42%) iPad
10 2 (0.42%) BBC
11 1 (0.21%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 85 (17.89%) Windows
2 33 (6.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (4.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (2.32%) Linux
6 9 (1.89%) UNIX
7 8 (1.68%) SUSE
7 8 (1.68%) Solaris
7 8 (1.68%) Mac OS X
8 7 (1.47%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (13.47%) ITIL
2 57 (12.00%) Project Management
3 49 (10.32%) Business Development
4 34 (7.16%) Mobile Device Management
5 32 (6.74%) PRINCE2
6 31 (6.53%) Service Management
7 30 (6.32%) Service Delivery
8 29 (6.11%) GAP Analysis
9 24 (5.05%) CRM
10 21 (4.42%) Risk Management
11 20 (4.21%) Network Architecture
12 19 (4.00%) Network Design
13 18 (3.79%) Load Balancing
14 16 (3.37%) Project Planning
14 16 (3.37%) Change Control
14 16 (3.37%) E-Commerce
15 15 (3.16%) Time Management
16 14 (2.95%) Migration
17 13 (2.74%) Root Cause Analysis
18 10 (2.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (6.95%) C
2 13 (2.74%) PowerShell
3 3 (0.63%) SQL
4 1 (0.21%) PowerHouse
4 1 (0.21%) C#
Qualifications
1 117 (24.63%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (14.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 63 (13.26%) CCNP
4 55 (11.58%) MCSE
4 55 (11.58%) CCIE
5 54 (11.37%) Degree
6 51 (10.74%) CCNA
7 37 (7.79%) CCDP
8 35 (7.37%) MCITP
9 25 (5.26%) MCTS
9 25 (5.26%) CCSP
10 20 (4.21%) CCDA
11 17 (3.58%) MCSA
12 16 (3.37%) CCVP
13 14 (2.95%) MCSM
13 14 (2.95%) CISSP
14 13 (2.74%) Security Cleared
15 12 (2.53%) CCSA
16 11 (2.32%) SC Cleared
17 10 (2.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.95%) SLA
2 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 64 (13.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (10.95%) Active Directory
3 27 (5.68%) VMware ESX
4 21 (4.42%) UAG
5 12 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (2.32%) Hyper-V
7 8 (1.68%) Snort
7 8 (1.68%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.21%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 52 (10.95%) Cisco UCCE
2 34 (7.16%) Cisco CUCM
3 33 (6.95%) Cisco UCCX
4 26 (5.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 19 (4.00%) Cisco IPCC
6 8 (1.68%) Cacti
6 8 (1.68%) SolarWinds Orion
6 8 (1.68%) CiscoWorks
7 5 (1.05%) MAILsweeper
8 3 (0.63%) SCOM
9 2 (0.42%) WMI
9 2 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.42%) Puppet
9 2 (0.42%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.21%) SCCM
Vendors
1 227 (47.79%) Cisco
2 137 (28.84%) Microsoft
3 77 (16.21%) Avaya
3 77 (16.21%) VMware
4 32 (6.74%) Symantec
5 31 (6.53%) F5
6 28 (5.89%) Mitel
7 24 (5.05%) Polycom
8 23 (4.84%) Juniper
8 23 (4.84%) EMC
9 22 (4.63%) Citrix
9 22 (4.63%) CheckPoint
10 21 (4.42%) NetApp
11 20 (4.21%) Verint
11 20 (4.21%) Blue Coat
12 14 (2.95%) Tandberg
13 13 (2.74%) SolarWinds
14 12 (2.53%) Riverbed
14 12 (2.53%) MobileIron
14 12 (2.53%) Siemens
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + PRP + Benefits
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + PRP + Benefits
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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London
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