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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank - 82 91
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 0 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.73% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.29% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 11
Average salary - £47,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,454 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% +4.90%
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
214 170 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.10% 13.85% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 162 143 180
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Lync
3 5 (55.56%) Office 365
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) CRM
4 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) vSphere
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) SSL
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) Retail
6 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (22.22%) Change Management
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 2 (22.22%) Windows

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 5 (55.56%) Lync
2 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) SSL
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Account Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Account Director
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Account Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) CRM
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Six Sigma
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco