The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 72 69 91
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +22
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.47% 0.64% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.10% 3.36% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Median salary £35,000 £48,750 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.20% +29.13%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
Unified Communications
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
143 119 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 22.45% 19.13% 14.30%
Number of salaries quoted 119 100 107
Median salary £38,000 £40,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.74% +11.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Somerset

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 1 £34,000 -
Unified Communications
South West

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Avaya
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (60.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Siemens
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) SMTP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Skype
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) IMAP
3 1 (20.00%) OpenScape
3 1 (20.00%) PABX
3 1 (20.00%) SMTP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Handset
2 1 (20.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Avaya
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) Siemens
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds