The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 94 74 83
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 2 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.17% 0.74% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.38% 5.00% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 2
Average salary £52,000 £51,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.46% +24.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £37,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £61,250 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
Unified Communications
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 140 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.51% 14.77% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 97 119 139
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,600 £57,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (53.33%) Lync
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (33.33%) Office 365
4 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) Juniper
5 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) CCNP
5 3 (20.00%) CCNA
5 3 (20.00%) MS Office
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (13.33%) JPA
6 2 (13.33%) Business Development

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (53.33%) Lync
2 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (13.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (13.33%) PBX
2 2 (13.33%) IPv4
2 2 (13.33%) IPv6
2 2 (13.33%) VoIP
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) MPLS
3 1 (6.67%) H.323
3 1 (6.67%) SMTP
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) PSTN
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Development Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Support
2 2 (13.33%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Account Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) JPA
2 1 (6.67%) JMS
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) PMI
2 1 (6.67%) FlexPod
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Project Management
1 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Business Development
2 2 (13.33%) Change Control
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C++
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCNP
2 3 (20.00%) CCNA
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) MCTS
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) CCVP
4 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCIE
4 1 (6.67%) CCSP
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
4 1 (6.67%) VTSP
4 1 (6.67%) MCITP
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
1 2 (13.33%) SCVMM
1 2 (13.33%) SCDPM
1 2 (13.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper
3 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (20.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (13.33%) Mitel
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) Siemens
5 1 (6.67%) Genesys
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.67%) Polycom