The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 321 389 210
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -179
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 124 67 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.29% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.74% 1.36% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 80 59 225
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,400 £70,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Unified Communications
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4527 4916 5230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.33% 21.40% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3541 3854 4160
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in the South East

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in the South East

Unified Communications
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +14 48 £55,000 -4.34% 14
Surrey +26 26 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Hampshire +8 20 £35,500 -35.45% 6
West Sussex +9 9 £50,000 -9.09%
Buckinghamshire -12 7 £60,000 +9.09% 1
East Sussex +24 4 - -
Kent - 4 £24,250 - 1
Oxfordshire +10 3 £42,500 +7.59%
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 143 (55.21%) Cisco
2 96 (37.07%) Cisco Certification
3 91 (35.14%) LAN
4 87 (33.59%) WAN
5 86 (33.20%) Microsoft
6 81 (31.27%) Lync
7 78 (30.12%) Firewall
8 72 (27.80%) MPLS
9 69 (26.64%) VoIP
10 67 (25.87%) ITIL
11 66 (25.48%) Telecoms
12 65 (25.10%) Windows
13 63 (24.32%) CCNP
14 54 (20.85%) Avaya
14 54 (20.85%) VPN
15 52 (20.08%) Data Centre
16 51 (19.69%) Active Directory
17 48 (18.53%) VMware
17 48 (18.53%) Degree
18 46 (17.76%) Microsoft Certification
19 44 (16.99%) Finance
20 42 (16.22%) HP
20 42 (16.22%) DNS
20 42 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
21 41 (15.83%) CCNA
22 39 (15.06%) TCP/IP
23 38 (14.67%) Cisco ASA
24 37 (14.29%) DHCP
24 37 (14.29%) MCSE
25 36 (13.90%) Migration

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 81 (31.27%) Lync
2 33 (12.74%) MS Exchange
3 23 (8.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (6.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (3.86%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.70%) IIS
7 6 (2.32%) Office Communications Server
8 5 (1.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.77%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.77%) Apache
10 2 (0.77%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.77%) Railo
11 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.39%) Live Communications Server
11 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 25 (9.65%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.25%) MS Office
3 3 (1.16%) MS Project
4 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (13.13%) IaaS
2 19 (7.34%) PaaS
3 16 (6.18%) Office 365
3 16 (6.18%) SaaS
4 13 (5.02%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.54%) Symantec.cloud
7 2 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 91 (35.14%) LAN
2 87 (33.59%) WAN
3 78 (30.12%) Firewall
4 72 (27.80%) MPLS
5 69 (26.64%) VoIP
6 54 (20.85%) VPN
7 42 (16.22%) DNS
8 39 (15.06%) TCP/IP
9 38 (14.67%) Cisco ASA
10 37 (14.29%) DHCP
11 34 (13.13%) OSPF
11 34 (13.13%) BGP
12 31 (11.97%) IP Telephony
13 30 (11.58%) SAN
14 26 (10.04%) Wireless
15 25 (9.65%) Wi-Fi
15 25 (9.65%) EIGRP
16 23 (8.88%) VLAN
16 23 (8.88%) SSL
17 20 (7.72%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.79%) SQL Server
1 15 (5.79%) DB2
2 8 (3.09%) MySQL
3 4 (1.54%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.77%) OLTP
4 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Bugzilla
1 2 (0.77%) Subversion
1 2 (0.77%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.77%) Redmine
General
1 66 (25.48%) Telecoms
2 44 (16.99%) Finance
3 24 (9.27%) Marketing
4 21 (8.11%) Manufacturing
5 12 (4.63%) Retail
6 10 (3.86%) Banking
7 7 (2.70%) Electronics
8 2 (0.77%) Legal
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (13.90%) Network Engineer
2 31 (11.97%) Architect
3 28 (10.81%) Consultant
4 26 (10.04%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 19 (7.34%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (6.18%) Support Engineer
6 16 (6.18%) Senior Network Engineer
7 15 (5.79%) Technical Manager
7 15 (5.79%) Communications Engineer
8 13 (5.02%) Engineering Manager
9 12 (4.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (4.25%) Analyst
10 11 (4.25%) Cisco Support
11 10 (3.86%) Voice Engineer
11 10 (3.86%) Unified Communications Manager
12 9 (3.47%) Unified Communications Consultant
12 9 (3.47%) Project Manager
13 8 (3.09%) Account Manager
13 8 (3.09%) Build Engineer
14 7 (2.70%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.54%) XMPP
2 2 (0.77%) jQuery
2 2 (0.77%) JDBC
2 2 (0.77%) JMS
2 2 (0.77%) Middleware
2 2 (0.77%) Ajax
3 1 (0.39%) Web Services
3 1 (0.39%) XML
3 1 (0.39%) .NET
3 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.39%) COM
3 1 (0.39%) COM+
3 1 (0.39%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 52 (20.08%) Data Centre
2 36 (13.90%) Video Conferencing
3 31 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (6.95%) Computer Science
5 16 (6.18%) BYOD
6 15 (5.79%) iSeries
6 15 (5.79%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.47%) Clustering
8 7 (2.70%) DTV
9 5 (1.93%) PKI
10 4 (1.54%) Life Science
10 4 (1.54%) Machine to Machine
11 3 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 3 (1.16%) IVR
12 2 (0.77%) Replication
12 2 (0.77%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.77%) NHS
12 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.77%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 65 (25.10%) Windows
2 29 (11.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (9.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (6.56%) Linux
5 15 (5.79%) VMS
6 10 (3.86%) UNIX
7 8 (3.09%) Windows 8
7 8 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.70%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.93%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.54%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.77%) CentOS
11 2 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.39%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (25.87%) ITIL
2 36 (13.90%) Migration
3 34 (13.13%) Project Management
4 27 (10.42%) Network Monitoring
5 23 (8.88%) Network Management
6 22 (8.49%) Root Cause Analysis
6 22 (8.49%) Network Design
7 21 (8.11%) Mentoring
8 20 (7.72%) WAN Optimisation
9 19 (7.34%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (6.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (6.56%) Performance Management
11 17 (6.56%) PRINCE2
12 16 (6.18%) CRM
12 16 (6.18%) Service Delivery
12 16 (6.18%) Disaster Recovery
13 14 (5.41%) Network Architecture
14 13 (5.02%) Security Architecture
14 13 (5.02%) Vulnerability Management
14 13 (5.02%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.13%) SQL
2 10 (3.86%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.70%) C
4 5 (1.93%) Perl
4 5 (1.93%) Python
5 2 (0.77%) CFML
5 2 (0.77%) PHP
5 2 (0.77%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.39%) VBScript
6 1 (0.39%) VBA
6 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.39%) R
Qualifications
1 96 (37.07%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (24.32%) CCNP
3 48 (18.53%) Degree
4 46 (17.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (15.83%) CCNA
6 37 (14.29%) MCSE
7 23 (8.88%) CCIE
8 17 (6.56%) CCVP
9 15 (5.79%) Security Cleared
10 14 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (5.02%) MCTS
11 13 (5.02%) MCITP
12 12 (4.63%) SC Cleared
13 7 (2.70%) MCSA
14 4 (1.54%) CCIP
14 4 (1.54%) CCDP
14 4 (1.54%) MOS
15 3 (1.16%) MCP
15 3 (1.16%) JNCIS
15 3 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.04%) SLA
2 3 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.16%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 51 (19.69%) Active Directory
2 42 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (7.34%) vSphere
4 18 (6.95%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.32%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (1.93%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.77%) UAG
7 2 (0.77%) XenApp
7 2 (0.77%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.77%) NFS
7 2 (0.77%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.39%) Kamailio
8 1 (0.39%) Xen
8 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 28 (10.81%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (5.02%) Cisco UCCX
3 12 (4.63%) SCOM
4 8 (3.09%) SCCM
5 7 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
6 6 (2.32%) Cisco UCCE
7 4 (1.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (1.54%) Cisco IPCC
7 4 (1.54%) CiscoWorks
7 4 (1.54%) Netcool
8 2 (0.77%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.39%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 143 (55.21%) Cisco
2 86 (33.20%) Microsoft
3 54 (20.85%) Avaya
4 48 (18.53%) VMware
5 42 (16.22%) HP
6 30 (11.58%) Juniper
6 30 (11.58%) CheckPoint
7 27 (10.42%) F5
8 17 (6.56%) IBM
9 16 (6.18%) Citrix
10 15 (5.79%) 3PAR
11 10 (3.86%) Aerohive Networks
11 10 (3.86%) Mitel
12 9 (3.47%) NetApp
13 8 (3.09%) Oracle
13 8 (3.09%) Aruba
14 7 (2.70%) SAP
14 7 (2.70%) Dell
14 7 (2.70%) Nortel
14 7 (2.70%) Polycom
Bracknell, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: package
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Maidstone And Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Salary: Band 6 £26,041 to £34,876
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Computer People
Salary: £62000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £160000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 16 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 16 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: ,Shift Allowance, Anual Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, flexible benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, fle
Posted: 21 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, flexible benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 24 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 24 days ago