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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 316 372 216
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -156
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 123 70 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.60% 0.31% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.76% 1.45% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 74 54 222
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
4463 4831 5271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.66% 21.17% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3392 3805 4243
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +27 52 £55,000 +2.32% 14
Surrey +34 16 £52,500 +50.00% 4
Hampshire +7 16 £35,500 -38.26%
East Sussex - 16 £47,500 -
West Sussex +1 6 £48,750 -15.58% 1
Buckinghamshire -15 5 £48,750 - 1
Oxfordshire +17 4 £38,750 -16.21%
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 146 (51.96%) Cisco
2 109 (38.79%) Cisco Certification
3 88 (31.32%) LAN
3 88 (31.32%) WAN
4 87 (30.96%) Microsoft
5 86 (30.60%) Firewall
6 81 (28.83%) Lync
7 76 (27.05%) MPLS
8 75 (26.69%) VoIP
9 73 (25.98%) CCNP
10 68 (24.20%) VPN
11 66 (23.49%) Windows
12 64 (22.78%) Telecoms
13 61 (21.71%) ITIL
14 59 (21.00%) HP
15 53 (18.86%) Microsoft Certification
15 53 (18.86%) Degree
16 52 (18.51%) Migration
17 51 (18.15%) VMware
17 51 (18.15%) Avaya
18 48 (17.08%) CCNA
19 47 (16.73%) Cisco ASA
19 47 (16.73%) IaaS
20 45 (16.01%) TCP/IP
21 44 (15.66%) Active Directory
21 44 (15.66%) MCSE
22 42 (14.95%) IP Telephony
23 41 (14.59%) Juniper
23 41 (14.59%) VMware Infrastructure
24 36 (12.81%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (28.83%) Lync
2 29 (10.32%) MS Exchange
3 23 (8.19%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (3.91%) SharePoint
6 10 (3.56%) IIS
7 7 (2.49%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (1.42%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.07%) CMS
9 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.71%) Railo
10 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.71%) Apache
10 2 (0.71%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.71%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.36%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 19 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.34%) MS Office
3 3 (1.07%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.07%) MS Project
4 2 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (16.73%) IaaS
2 21 (7.47%) SaaS
2 21 (7.47%) PaaS
3 20 (7.12%) Office 365
4 19 (6.76%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.71%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 88 (31.32%) LAN
1 88 (31.32%) WAN
2 86 (30.60%) Firewall
3 76 (27.05%) MPLS
4 75 (26.69%) VoIP
5 68 (24.20%) VPN
6 47 (16.73%) Cisco ASA
7 45 (16.01%) TCP/IP
8 42 (14.95%) IP Telephony
9 35 (12.46%) OSPF
9 35 (12.46%) BGP
10 33 (11.74%) Wireless
11 32 (11.39%) EIGRP
12 30 (10.68%) SAN
12 30 (10.68%) DNS
12 30 (10.68%) VLAN
13 29 (10.32%) Network Security
13 29 (10.32%) SSL
14 24 (8.54%) DHCP
15 22 (7.83%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.47%) DB2
2 16 (5.69%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.14%) MySQL
4 4 (1.42%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.36%) OLTP
6 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Redmine
1 2 (0.71%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.71%) Subversion
1 2 (0.71%) Bugzilla
General
1 64 (22.78%) Telecoms
2 35 (12.46%) Finance
3 26 (9.25%) Marketing
4 18 (6.41%) Manufacturing
5 11 (3.91%) Retail
6 7 (2.49%) Electronics
7 6 (2.14%) Banking
8 5 (1.78%) Legal
9 2 (0.71%) Games
10 1 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (15.66%) Network Engineer
2 32 (11.39%) Consultant
3 25 (8.90%) Technical Manager
4 23 (8.19%) Architect
5 22 (7.83%) Senior Network Engineer
6 19 (6.76%) Engineering Manager
7 18 (6.41%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (5.34%) Support Engineer
9 13 (4.63%) Project Manager
10 12 (4.27%) Voice Engineer
11 11 (3.91%) Cisco Support
12 10 (3.56%) Communications Engineer
12 10 (3.56%) Analyst
13 8 (2.85%) Account Manager
14 7 (2.49%) Cisco Engineer
14 7 (2.49%) Build Engineer
15 6 (2.14%) IP Engineer
15 6 (2.14%) Solutions Consultant
15 6 (2.14%) Network Support
15 6 (2.14%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.78%) Ajax
1 5 (1.78%) jQuery
2 4 (1.42%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.42%) .NET
3 3 (1.07%) HTML
3 3 (1.07%) CSS
3 3 (1.07%) XMPP
3 3 (1.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.71%) JDBC
4 2 (0.71%) JMS
4 2 (0.71%) Middleware
5 1 (0.36%) COM+
5 1 (0.36%) Web Services
5 1 (0.36%) XML
5 1 (0.36%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.81%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (11.74%) Video Conferencing
3 21 (7.47%) Management Information System
3 21 (7.47%) iSeries
3 21 (7.47%) BYOD
4 20 (7.12%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.49%) DTV
6 6 (2.14%) Clustering
7 5 (1.78%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (1.78%) Machine to Machine
8 3 (1.07%) PKI
8 3 (1.07%) IPTV
8 3 (1.07%) Open Source
8 3 (1.07%) Kindle
8 3 (1.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.71%) Life Science
9 2 (0.71%) Replication
9 2 (0.71%) NHS
10 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 66 (23.49%) Windows
2 26 (9.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (8.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (7.47%) VMS
5 17 (6.05%) Linux
6 11 (3.91%) UNIX
7 8 (2.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.14%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.78%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.07%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.71%) CentOS
11 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (21.71%) ITIL
2 52 (18.51%) Migration
3 36 (12.81%) Project Management
4 32 (11.39%) Mentoring
5 30 (10.68%) Network Monitoring
6 29 (10.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 26 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (8.54%) WAN Optimisation
9 22 (7.83%) Network Management
9 22 (7.83%) Service Delivery
10 21 (7.47%) Penetration Testing
10 21 (7.47%) Security Architecture
10 21 (7.47%) Vulnerability Management
11 20 (7.12%) Root Cause Analysis
11 20 (7.12%) Network Architecture
12 18 (6.41%) Performance Management
12 18 (6.41%) Network Design
13 15 (5.34%) PRINCE2
14 14 (4.98%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (4.98%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 32 (11.39%) SQL
2 12 (4.27%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.78%) Python
3 5 (1.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (1.78%) Perl
4 3 (1.07%) C
4 3 (1.07%) C#
4 3 (1.07%) VBScript
5 2 (0.71%) PHP
5 2 (0.71%) CFML
6 1 (0.36%) VBA
6 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.36%) R
Qualifications
1 109 (38.79%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (25.98%) CCNP
3 53 (18.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (18.86%) Degree
4 48 (17.08%) CCNA
5 44 (15.66%) MCSE
6 30 (10.68%) CCIE
7 19 (6.76%) CCVP
7 19 (6.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (6.41%) Security Cleared
9 15 (5.34%) SC Cleared
10 14 (4.98%) MCITP
11 13 (4.63%) MCTS
12 10 (3.56%) MCSA
13 4 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (1.42%) JNCIS
13 4 (1.42%) CCIP
13 4 (1.42%) CCDP
14 3 (1.07%) CCSP
14 3 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.34%) SLA
2 6 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.78%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.07%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 44 (15.66%) Active Directory
2 41 (14.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (9.61%) vSphere
4 13 (4.63%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.42%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.71%) UAG
6 2 (0.71%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.71%) NFS
6 2 (0.71%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.71%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.36%) Xen
7 1 (0.36%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 25 (8.90%) Cisco CUCM
2 15 (5.34%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (1.78%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (1.78%) SCOM
4 4 (1.42%) Windows Intune
4 4 (1.42%) Netcool
5 3 (1.07%) AppManager
5 3 (1.07%) SCCM
6 2 (0.71%) vMotion
6 2 (0.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.71%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.71%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 146 (51.96%) Cisco
2 87 (30.96%) Microsoft
3 59 (21.00%) HP
4 51 (18.15%) VMware
4 51 (18.15%) Avaya
5 41 (14.59%) Juniper
6 32 (11.39%) F5
7 31 (11.03%) CheckPoint
8 22 (7.83%) IBM
9 21 (7.47%) 3PAR
10 9 (3.20%) NetApp
10 9 (3.20%) Polycom
10 9 (3.20%) Aerohive Networks
11 8 (2.85%) Citrix
12 7 (2.49%) Dell
12 7 (2.49%) EMC
12 7 (2.49%) Nortel
12 7 (2.49%) SAP
12 7 (2.49%) Mitel
12 7 (2.49%) Aruba
South East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Call to discuss on 020 8898 4567
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, fle
Posted: 9 days ago
West Sussex
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, fle
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, flexible benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, flexible benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
South East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: Circa 60000
Posted: 26 days ago