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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 300 307 307
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 137 103 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.52% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.01% 2.48% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 106 83 105
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
4548 4160 5163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.93% 20.90% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3480 3276 4296
Average salary £42,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -8 52 £45,000 - 8
East Sussex +12 31 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 18 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Hampshire -15 11 £58,750 +17.50% 8
Surrey -14 7 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Middlesex +13 6 £52,500 -12.50%
West Sussex -2 5 £47,500 +26.66%
Kent -3 4 £24,690 -64.72%
Sussex - 1 £65,000 -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 112 (48.70%) Cisco
2 86 (37.39%) Cisco Certification
3 73 (31.74%) Microsoft
4 60 (26.09%) WAN
5 59 (25.65%) Lync
6 57 (24.78%) LAN
7 55 (23.91%) CCNP
7 55 (23.91%) Firewall
8 50 (21.74%) Windows
9 49 (21.30%) ITIL
9 49 (21.30%) HP
9 49 (21.30%) MPLS
10 44 (19.13%) VoIP
10 44 (19.13%) VPN
11 42 (18.26%) Telecoms
12 41 (17.83%) Microsoft Certification
13 40 (17.39%) Migration
14 35 (15.22%) VMware
14 35 (15.22%) Project Management
15 34 (14.78%) Cisco ASA
15 34 (14.78%) IaaS
16 33 (14.35%) Degree
16 33 (14.35%) CCNA
16 33 (14.35%) IP Telephony
17 31 (13.48%) CCIE
18 30 (13.04%) TCP/IP
18 30 (13.04%) Active Directory
18 30 (13.04%) Juniper
18 30 (13.04%) Network Security
19 29 (12.61%) OSPF

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 59 (25.65%) Lync
2 17 (7.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (6.96%) MS Exchange
4 14 (6.09%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.48%) Office Communications Server
5 8 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.48%) IIS
6 6 (2.61%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (1.74%) CMS
8 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.43%) SAS
8 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 27 (11.74%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.52%) MS Office
3 5 (2.17%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.30%) MS Project
5 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (14.78%) IaaS
2 23 (10.00%) Office 365
3 11 (4.78%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (4.78%) SaaS
3 11 (4.78%) PaaS
4 8 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 60 (26.09%) WAN
2 57 (24.78%) LAN
3 55 (23.91%) Firewall
4 49 (21.30%) MPLS
5 44 (19.13%) VoIP
5 44 (19.13%) VPN
6 34 (14.78%) Cisco ASA
7 33 (14.35%) IP Telephony
8 30 (13.04%) TCP/IP
8 30 (13.04%) Network Security
9 29 (12.61%) OSPF
9 29 (12.61%) BGP
10 28 (12.17%) Wireless
11 26 (11.30%) EIGRP
12 24 (10.43%) VLAN
13 22 (9.57%) SSL
14 18 (7.83%) VPLS
15 17 (7.39%) RIP
15 17 (7.39%) HSRP
16 16 (6.96%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.65%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.22%) DB2
3 5 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
General
1 42 (18.26%) Telecoms
2 14 (6.09%) Marketing
3 12 (5.22%) Finance
4 3 (1.30%) Legal
5 2 (0.87%) Finnish Language
5 2 (0.87%) German Language
5 2 (0.87%) Russian Language
5 2 (0.87%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.87%) Electronics
5 2 (0.87%) Games
6 1 (0.43%) Back Office
6 1 (0.43%) Retail
6 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 41 (17.83%) Network Engineer
2 36 (15.65%) Consultant
3 25 (10.87%) Technical Manager
4 22 (9.57%) Project Manager
5 18 (7.83%) Senior Network Engineer
6 17 (7.39%) Architect
7 13 (5.65%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (5.22%) Engineering Manager
9 10 (4.35%) Cisco Support
10 9 (3.91%) Senior Project Manager
10 9 (3.91%) Senior Manager
10 9 (3.91%) Cisco Engineer
11 8 (3.48%) Analyst
11 8 (3.48%) Communications Engineer
11 8 (3.48%) Support Engineer
11 8 (3.48%) Technical Consultant
12 7 (3.04%) Technical Project Manager
12 7 (3.04%) Microsoft Consultant
13 6 (2.61%) Solutions Consultant
13 6 (2.61%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.48%) .NET
2 6 (2.61%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.17%) Ajax
4 4 (1.74%) jQuery
4 4 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (1.74%) HTML
4 4 (1.74%) CSS
5 3 (1.30%) XMPP
6 2 (0.87%) Web Services
6 2 (0.87%) XML
6 2 (0.87%) COM+
7 1 (0.43%) Spring
7 1 (0.43%) JMS
7 1 (0.43%) WebRTC
7 1 (0.43%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
2 16 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.22%) iSeries
4 12 (5.22%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.74%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.74%) Kindle
6 4 (1.74%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.30%) Clustering
7 3 (1.30%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.30%) IPTV
7 3 (1.30%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (0.87%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.87%) CCTV
8 2 (0.87%) Life Science
8 2 (0.87%) DTV
8 2 (0.87%) PMI
8 2 (0.87%) NHS
9 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (21.74%) Windows
2 23 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (6.09%) UNIX
3 14 (6.09%) Linux
4 12 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (5.22%) VMS
5 6 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.17%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.87%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.87%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (21.30%) ITIL
2 40 (17.39%) Migration
3 35 (15.22%) Project Management
4 27 (11.74%) Mentoring
5 24 (10.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (8.26%) WAN Optimisation
7 18 (7.83%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (7.39%) Penetration Testing
8 17 (7.39%) Change Management
8 17 (7.39%) Vulnerability Management
8 17 (7.39%) Security Architecture
8 17 (7.39%) Network Monitoring
9 15 (6.52%) PRINCE2
9 15 (6.52%) Network Architecture
10 14 (6.09%) Service Delivery
11 13 (5.65%) Network Management
12 12 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (4.35%) Coaching
13 10 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (10.00%) SQL
2 13 (5.65%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.61%) C#
4 5 (2.17%) Perl
5 4 (1.74%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.74%) Python
6 3 (1.30%) Java
7 2 (0.87%) C
7 2 (0.87%) VBScript
8 1 (0.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 86 (37.39%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (23.91%) CCNP
3 41 (17.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (14.35%) Degree
4 33 (14.35%) CCNA
5 31 (13.48%) CCIE
6 29 (12.61%) MCSE
7 16 (6.96%) Security Cleared
7 16 (6.96%) CCVP
8 13 (5.65%) SC Cleared
9 11 (4.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (4.35%) MCITP
10 10 (4.35%) MCSA
11 7 (3.04%) MCTS
12 5 (2.17%) PMI Certification
13 4 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (1.30%) JNCIS
14 3 (1.30%) CCSP
14 3 (1.30%) CCDP
14 3 (1.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.17%) SLA
2 4 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.74%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 30 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 21 (9.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (6.96%) vSphere
4 3 (1.30%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.30%) XenApp
4 3 (1.30%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.87%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.43%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.43%) UAG
Systems Management
1 21 (9.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 17 (7.39%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (2.17%) Windows Intune
4 4 (1.74%) SCOM
4 4 (1.74%) Cisco UCCE
5 3 (1.30%) AppManager
5 3 (1.30%) SCCM
6 2 (0.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.87%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco IPCC
7 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.43%) Netcool
7 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.43%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.43%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 112 (48.70%) Cisco
2 73 (31.74%) Microsoft
3 49 (21.30%) HP
4 35 (15.22%) VMware
5 30 (13.04%) Juniper
6 23 (10.00%) F5
7 20 (8.70%) CheckPoint
8 17 (7.39%) Avaya
9 12 (5.22%) 3PAR
9 12 (5.22%) IBM
10 11 (4.78%) NetApp
10 11 (4.78%) EMC
11 9 (3.91%) Polycom
12 8 (3.48%) Riverbed
12 8 (3.48%) Citrix
13 7 (3.04%) Tandberg
14 6 (2.61%) Aruba
14 6 (2.61%) Dell
15 5 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
16 3 (1.30%) Wyse
Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £55K Base + £110K OTE + Great Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Thames Ditton
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: Car, 20% Bonus, Pension etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £70k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension, Life
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car allowance, bonus and bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Strong benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £75k & Bonus, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Car Allow + Medical + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, 26 Days Holiday etc.
Posted: 8 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 9 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Vohkus
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Vohkus
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Vohkus
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Vohkus
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Berkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 25 days ago