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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 79 85 84
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 11 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.03% 0.63% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.64% 4.12% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 17
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -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
144 170 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.42% 15.23% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 112 122 190
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,350 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) Lync
4 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (38.46%) Office 365
4 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) CRM
5 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) Change Management
7 2 (15.38%) Firewall
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) MS Office
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) SSL
7 2 (15.38%) LAN
7 2 (15.38%) WAN
7 2 (15.38%) VMware

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (61.54%) Lync
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
3 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) SSL
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Account Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Account Director
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Account Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) CRM
1 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) HP ASE
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Mitel
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper