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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 76 82 94
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.13% 0.61% 0.089%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.22% 4.48% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £72,500 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.88% +7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
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
82 134 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.96% 13.67% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 80 117 168
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £30,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
1 2 (66.67%) SCVMM
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (66.67%) SCDPM
1 2 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
1 2 (66.67%) SCVMM
1 2 (66.67%) SCDPM
1 2 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco