The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 78 91 73
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 3 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.40% 0.22% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.10% 2.53% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 14
Average salary £38,750 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.41% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Unified Communications
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
143 79 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 19.02% 8.67% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 124 71 144
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Oxford

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) IPFX
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Redmine
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (33.33%) WPA
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) WPA
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Redmine
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Voice Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Communications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) IPFX
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) CommVault
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos