The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 39 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.54% 0.54% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.20% 1.55% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £60,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-12.62% +3.00%
Unified Communications
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 129 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 15.08% 34.58% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 39 115 79
Average salary £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Middlesex region.

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Middlesex

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) CCNP
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (43.75%) Network Security
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (37.50%) NetApp
5 5 (31.25%) LAN
6 3 (18.75%) C
6 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) CRM
6 3 (18.75%) VoIP
6 3 (18.75%) WLAN
6 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
6 3 (18.75%) VPN
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) CCNA
6 3 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (18.75%) MPLS
6 3 (18.75%) Firewall
6 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (18.75%) Business Development
6 3 (18.75%) VPLS
6 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) Campaign Management
6 3 (18.75%) Low Latency
6 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
1 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) WAN
2 7 (43.75%) Network Security
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) VoIP
4 3 (18.75%) WLAN
4 3 (18.75%) VPLS
4 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
4 3 (18.75%) VPN
4 3 (18.75%) MPLS
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (12.50%) Wireless
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco IPT
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Business Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Development Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Business Development Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Network Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Business Development
1 3 (18.75%) Campaign Management
1 3 (18.75%) Low Latency
1 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (18.75%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) CCNP
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCNA
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) CCVP
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) NetApp
3 3 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) F5