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 2 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 126 129 134
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 8 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.45% 0.70% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 2.68% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 14
Median salary £62,500 £85,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.47% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £47,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £84,250 £105,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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
487 597 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.15% 26.28% 32.09%
Number of salaries quoted 369 366 451
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 July 2016.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Reading

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) Skype for Business
4 8 (53.33%) ITIL
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (46.67%) Cisco IPT
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (33.33%) Avaya
7 5 (33.33%) MCSE
7 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 5 (33.33%) CCNP
7 5 (33.33%) IP Telephony
7 5 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
7 5 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 5 (33.33%) CCNP Voice
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco ICM Scripting
8 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco ICM
8 4 (26.67%) Degree
8 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
8 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
8 4 (26.67%) Polycom
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco IPCC
8 4 (26.67%) IVR
8 4 (26.67%) PBX
8 4 (26.67%) PSTN
8 4 (26.67%) CTI
8 4 (26.67%) MGCP

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 9 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco IPT
2 5 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco ICM
3 4 (26.67%) CTI
3 4 (26.67%) H.323
3 4 (26.67%) MGCP
3 4 (26.67%) PBX
3 4 (26.67%) PSTN
3 4 (26.67%) SCCP
4 3 (20.00%) DHCP
4 3 (20.00%) DNS
4 3 (20.00%) WebEx
4 3 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (13.33%) Skype
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (6.67%) LAN
6 1 (6.67%) Network Security
6 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Avaya Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Communications Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Lync Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Account Director
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Field Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) IVR
2 4 (26.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco ICM Scripting
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (6.67%) Presales
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (33.33%) CCNP
3 5 (33.33%) CCNP Voice
3 5 (33.33%) MCSE
4 4 (26.67%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) MCITP
6 2 (13.33%) CCNA
7 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
7 1 (6.67%) CCENT
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (6.67%) MCP
7 1 (6.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco IPCC
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Avaya
4 4 (26.67%) Polycom
5 2 (13.33%) Mitel
6 1 (6.67%) 3Com
6 1 (6.67%) Draytek
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) Huawei
6 1 (6.67%) NETGEAR
6 1 (6.67%) ZyXEL