The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 131 138 131
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 5 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.26% 0.58% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.87% 1.90% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 14
Median salary £60,000 £105,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +86.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £62,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £105,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Unified Communications
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
574 738 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.27% 30.66% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 467 382 482
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Unified Communications as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Reading

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Reading

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) Skype for Business
4 10 (47.62%) ITIL
4 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (42.86%) Windows
5 9 (42.86%) MCSE
5 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 8 (38.10%) DHCP
6 8 (38.10%) DNS
6 8 (38.10%) Avaya
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco IPT
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco UCCE
8 6 (28.57%) Degree
8 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
8 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (23.81%) VMware
9 5 (23.81%) VMware ESX
9 5 (23.81%) PBX
9 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
9 5 (23.81%) SQL
9 5 (23.81%) CCNP
9 5 (23.81%) MCITP

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (57.14%) Skype for Business
2 5 (23.81%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
4 3 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco IPT
1 8 (38.10%) DHCP
1 8 (38.10%) DNS
2 5 (23.81%) PBX
2 5 (23.81%) WebEx
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco ICM
3 3 (14.29%) CTI
3 3 (14.29%) H.323
3 3 (14.29%) IP Telephony
3 3 (14.29%) MGCP
3 3 (14.29%) Network Security
3 3 (14.29%) PSTN
3 3 (14.29%) SCCP
3 3 (14.29%) Skype
4 2 (9.52%) VoIP
4 2 (9.52%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Wireless
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Communications Support Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Lync Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
1 5 (23.81%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Avaya Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Account Director
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Lync Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Telephony Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
2 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 5 (23.81%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (19.05%) Clustering
5 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (14.29%) IVR
6 2 (9.52%) Handset
7 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
1 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) HPUX
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Solaris
3 3 (14.29%) Unix
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL V3
2 5 (23.81%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.76%) Matrix Management
6 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Presales
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (42.86%) MCSE
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (28.57%) Degree
4 5 (23.81%) CCNP
4 5 (23.81%) CCNP Voice
4 5 (23.81%) MCITP
5 2 (9.52%) MCP
6 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
6 1 (4.76%) CCENT
6 1 (4.76%) CCNA
6 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.76%) MCSA
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware ESX
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) ISA Server
3 3 (14.29%) OpenSSH
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (23.81%) SCOM
4 4 (19.05%) Backup Exec
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco IPCC
5 3 (14.29%) SCCM
6 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
6 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) Avaya
4 5 (23.81%) Polycom
4 5 (23.81%) VMware
5 4 (19.05%) Citrix
5 4 (19.05%) HP
6 3 (14.29%) EMC
6 3 (14.29%) Mitel
6 3 (14.29%) NetApp
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.76%) 3Com
7 1 (4.76%) arcserve
7 1 (4.76%) Draytek
7 1 (4.76%) Huawei
7 1 (4.76%) NETGEAR
7 1 (4.76%) Sonus
7 1 (4.76%) Symantec
7 1 (4.76%) ZyXEL
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