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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 316 336 405
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +69
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 121 126 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.61% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.14% 2.82% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 87 74 54
Median salary £48,500 £52,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.61% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £68,500 £65,700
UK excluding London median 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
3850 4462 4932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.10% 21.70% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3146 3410 3861
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 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 31 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Buckinghamshire +54 34 £45,000 -7.69% 5
Berkshire -10 34 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Surrey +7 22 £55,000 +2.32% 3
East Sussex +7 6 £85,000 +78.94%
Oxfordshire -4 5 £45,000 +16.12%
West Sussex -7 4 £52,250 +7.17%
Kent - 4 £60,000 -
Hampshire -13 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £105,000 -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 152 (68.78%) Cisco
2 101 (45.70%) Cisco Certification
3 72 (32.58%) LAN
4 70 (31.67%) Microsoft
4 70 (31.67%) Skype for Business
5 68 (30.77%) CCNP
6 63 (28.51%) WAN
7 57 (25.79%) Wireless
8 55 (24.89%) Telecoms
9 50 (22.62%) Presales
10 44 (19.91%) MS Excel
11 43 (19.46%) Data Centre
12 42 (19.00%) Cisco CUCM
13 37 (16.74%) Firewall
14 35 (15.84%) ITIL
14 35 (15.84%) VoIP
15 31 (14.03%) H.323
16 30 (13.57%) Avaya
16 30 (13.57%) Finance
17 29 (13.12%) Project Management
18 28 (12.67%) Cisco Nexus
18 28 (12.67%) PBX
19 27 (12.22%) MPLS
19 27 (12.22%) Skype
20 26 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
21 25 (11.31%) CCNP Voice
22 24 (10.86%) Microsoft Certification
22 24 (10.86%) DHCP
22 24 (10.86%) CCNA
22 24 (10.86%) Cisco IPT

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 70 (31.67%) Skype for Business
2 10 (4.52%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.17%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.90%) CMS
5 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 44 (19.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.26%) MS Office
3 3 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Eloqua
1 2 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.50%) Office 365
2 10 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.26%) IaaS
4 3 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (32.58%) LAN
2 63 (28.51%) WAN
3 57 (25.79%) Wireless
4 37 (16.74%) Firewall
5 35 (15.84%) VoIP
6 31 (14.03%) H.323
7 28 (12.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 28 (12.67%) PBX
8 27 (12.22%) MPLS
8 27 (12.22%) Skype
9 26 (11.76%) Cisco Wireless
10 24 (10.86%) Cisco IPT
10 24 (10.86%) DHCP
11 23 (10.41%) Cisco ASA
12 19 (8.60%) DNS
12 19 (8.60%) VPN
13 18 (8.14%) Ethernet
14 17 (7.69%) VLAN
15 14 (6.33%) TCP/IP
16 13 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.81%) Data Mining
1 4 (1.81%) Relational Database
1 4 (1.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Eclipse
General
1 55 (24.89%) Telecoms
2 30 (13.57%) Finance
3 16 (7.24%) Marketing
4 8 (3.62%) Legal
5 6 (2.71%) Brand Awareness
6 3 (1.36%) Banking
6 3 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.90%) Billing
7 2 (0.90%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.90%) Electronics
7 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.90%) French Language
7 2 (0.90%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (18.55%) Cisco Engineer
2 30 (13.57%) Network Engineer
3 29 (13.12%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 26 (11.76%) Consultant
5 23 (10.41%) Voice Engineer
6 20 (9.05%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 20 (9.05%) Support Engineer
7 19 (8.60%) Cisco Consultant
7 19 (8.60%) VoIP Engineer
8 18 (8.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 17 (7.69%) Architect
10 14 (6.33%) Lync Engineer
11 13 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
11 13 (5.88%) Project Manager
11 13 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (5.43%) Senior Consultant
13 10 (4.52%) Unified Communications Consultant
14 8 (3.62%) Infrastructure Manager
14 8 (3.62%) Microsoft Engineer
14 8 (3.62%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.98%) VXML
2 6 (2.71%) XML
3 5 (2.26%) Express
4 4 (1.81%) .NET
4 4 (1.81%) XMPP
5 3 (1.36%) Ajax
5 3 (1.36%) Web Services
6 2 (0.90%) JMS
6 2 (0.90%) JPA
6 2 (0.90%) Spring
7 1 (0.45%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.45%) CSS
7 1 (0.45%) CSS3
7 1 (0.45%) HTML
7 1 (0.45%) HTML5
7 1 (0.45%) jQuery
7 1 (0.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 43 (19.46%) Data Centre
2 20 (9.05%) Video Conferencing
3 18 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.62%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.62%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.62%) Mathematics
4 8 (3.62%) PKI
5 7 (3.17%) PMI
6 5 (2.26%) Biometrics
6 5 (2.26%) Tandem
7 4 (1.81%) Clustering
7 4 (1.81%) IVR
8 3 (1.36%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.90%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.90%) Statistics
10 1 (0.45%) AS400
10 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.14%) Windows
2 11 (4.98%) Linux
3 8 (3.62%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.81%) Unix
6 3 (1.36%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.36%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (22.62%) Presales
2 35 (15.84%) ITIL
3 29 (13.12%) Project Management
4 18 (8.14%) Service Delivery
5 17 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 16 (7.24%) Migration
7 14 (6.33%) Logistics
8 13 (5.88%) Change Control
9 11 (4.98%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (4.98%) Business Development
9 11 (4.98%) WAN Optimisation
10 10 (4.52%) Network Design
10 10 (4.52%) PRINCE2
10 10 (4.52%) Validation
11 9 (4.07%) Risk Management
11 9 (4.07%) Service Management
12 8 (3.62%) Incident Management
12 8 (3.62%) Information Management
12 8 (3.62%) Operations Management
12 8 (3.62%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (5.88%) SQL
2 3 (1.36%) Java
3 2 (0.90%) C++
3 2 (0.90%) Perl
4 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.45%) PHP
4 1 (0.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 101 (45.70%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (30.77%) CCNP
3 25 (11.31%) CCNP Voice
4 24 (10.86%) CCNA
4 24 (10.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (9.50%) MCSE
6 19 (8.60%) CCIE
7 18 (8.14%) Degree
8 17 (7.69%) CCVP
9 7 (3.17%) MCITP
9 7 (3.17%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.81%) PMP
10 4 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (1.36%) APMG
11 3 (1.36%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.90%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.90%) MCP
12 2 (0.90%) MCTS
12 2 (0.90%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.41%) SLA
2 5 (2.26%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) SAS 70
System Software
1 15 (6.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (6.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.36%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.45%) vSphere
5 1 (0.45%) XenApp
5 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 42 (19.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 21 (9.50%) Cisco UCCX
3 16 (7.24%) Cisco UCCE
4 12 (5.43%) Cisco Prime
5 9 (4.07%) SCOM
6 8 (3.62%) SolarWinds Orion
7 6 (2.71%) SCCM
8 5 (2.26%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 152 (68.78%) Cisco
2 70 (31.67%) Microsoft
3 30 (13.57%) Avaya
4 23 (10.41%) VMware
5 18 (8.14%) Juniper
6 16 (7.24%) Polycom
7 15 (6.79%) F5
7 15 (6.79%) HP
8 13 (5.88%) SolarWinds
9 12 (5.43%) Meraki
9 12 (5.43%) Riverbed
10 10 (4.52%) IBM
11 9 (4.07%) CheckPoint
11 9 (4.07%) Palo Alto
11 9 (4.07%) Sonus
12 8 (3.62%) Barracuda Networks
13 7 (3.17%) Oracle
13 7 (3.17%) Siebel
14 6 (2.71%) Aruba
15 5 (2.26%) Genesys
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