The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 127 - 113
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.12% - 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.94% - 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £35,500 - £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 - £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,900 - £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -10.00%
Unified Communications
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
212 200 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.05% 13.93% 15.81%
Number of salaries quoted 167 179 218
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) MCSE
2 5 (45.45%) MCSA
2 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Time Management
2 5 (45.45%) Skype for Business
2 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 5 (45.45%) Skype
3 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (27.27%) Nagios
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) WebEx
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco UCCX

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
1 5 (45.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Skype
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) VoIP
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) WebEx
3 1 (9.09%) Broadband
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365 Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Unified Communications Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Time Management
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCSA
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) CCVP
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nagios
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) IPFX
5 1 (9.09%) Fortinet