The first table below looks at the demand for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 123 97 107
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 7 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.37% 1.25% 0.062%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.98% 7.08% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 1
Average salary £53,750 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
235 325 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.58% 17.73% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 205 305 230
Average salary £37,500 £40,995 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.52% +17.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unified Communications
South East

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Oxford -3 6 £57,500 +15.00%
Bicester - 1 £32,500 - 1
Unified Communications
South East

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (57.14%) Lync
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 6 (42.86%) CCNP
4 5 (35.71%) CCIE
4 5 (35.71%) CCDA
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) MS Office
4 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
4 5 (35.71%) Office 365
5 4 (28.57%) Wireless
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 3 (21.43%) MCSE
6 3 (21.43%) LAN
6 3 (21.43%) CCDP
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (21.43%) EMC
6 3 (21.43%) NetApp
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) MPLS
6 3 (21.43%) Network Design
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (14.29%) XMPP
7 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (57.14%) Lync
2 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
3 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
5 1 (7.14%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (35.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Wireless
2 3 (21.43%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) MPLS
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (14.29%) VoIP
3 2 (14.29%) Broadband
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Account Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) Business Development
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CCNP
3 5 (35.71%) CCIE
3 5 (35.71%) CCDA
4 3 (21.43%) MCSE
4 3 (21.43%) CCDP
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (14.29%) MCITP
5 2 (14.29%) CCDE
5 2 (14.29%) CCIP
6 1 (7.14%) CCNA
6 1 (7.14%) CCSP
6 1 (7.14%) CCVP
6 1 (7.14%) VTSP
6 1 (7.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) EMC
3 3 (21.43%) NetApp
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Lotus
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Dollar Financial Group
Salary: £28-34,000 + shift allowance + company benefits
Posted: 12 days ago