The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 204 225 216
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 26 20 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.51% 0.35% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.89% 1.86% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 35
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,438 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,550 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
900 1075 1083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.51% 18.82% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 738 947 912
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in the South West

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the South West region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in the South West

Unified Communications
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
Bristol +16 12 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Gloucestershire -14 6 £45,000 +24.13%
Cornwall - 4 - -
Somerset +1 1 - -
Avon - 1 £26,000 -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 West region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 34 (64.15%) Cisco
2 27 (50.94%) VoIP
3 21 (39.62%) Data Centre
4 20 (37.74%) WAN
4 20 (37.74%) LAN
5 18 (33.96%) Mitel
6 15 (28.30%) ITIL
7 13 (24.53%) VMware
8 11 (20.75%) MPLS
8 11 (20.75%) Firewall
8 11 (20.75%) HP
8 11 (20.75%) Avaya
8 11 (20.75%) Cisco CUCM
9 10 (18.87%) Windows Server
9 10 (18.87%) Windows
9 10 (18.87%) Linux
9 10 (18.87%) VPN
9 10 (18.87%) Wireless
10 9 (16.98%) CA
10 9 (16.98%) Nokia
10 9 (16.98%) CheckPoint
10 9 (16.98%) Cisco Prime
10 9 (16.98%) IBM
10 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
10 9 (16.98%) IP Telephony
10 9 (16.98%) IronPort
10 9 (16.98%) Cisco IPT
10 9 (16.98%) Video Conferencing
10 9 (16.98%) SolarWinds
10 9 (16.98%) FWSM

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (13.21%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Office 365
2 3 (5.66%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.77%) IaaS
3 2 (3.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.94%) VoIP
2 20 (37.74%) LAN
2 20 (37.74%) WAN
3 11 (20.75%) Firewall
3 11 (20.75%) MPLS
4 10 (18.87%) VPN
4 10 (18.87%) Wireless
5 9 (16.98%) Cisco IPT
5 9 (16.98%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (16.98%) FWSM
5 9 (16.98%) IP Telephony
6 8 (15.09%) WebEx
7 7 (13.21%) Skype
8 6 (11.32%) OpenScape
8 6 (11.32%) PABX
8 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
9 4 (7.55%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (7.55%) Network Security
10 2 (3.77%) Internet
10 2 (3.77%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Games
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (15.09%) Network Engineer
1 8 (15.09%) Voice Engineer
2 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Support
2 7 (13.21%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Design Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Network Support
6 3 (5.66%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Data Centre
2 9 (16.98%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (15.09%) IVR
4 6 (11.32%) Handset
5 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
7 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (3.77%) Driving Licence
8 2 (3.77%) SCADA
8 2 (3.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
1 10 (18.87%) Windows
1 10 (18.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) ITIL
2 8 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (15.09%) Supplier Management
3 7 (13.21%) Network Management
4 6 (11.32%) Capacity Management
4 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (9.43%) High Availability
5 5 (9.43%) ITSM
5 5 (9.43%) Network Design
5 5 (9.43%) Service Management
5 5 (9.43%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (7.55%) Coaching
6 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.66%) Disruptive Innovation
7 3 (5.66%) Migration
7 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.66%) Time Management
7 3 (5.66%) TOGAF
7 3 (5.66%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (5.66%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
1 3 (5.66%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) Degree
3 5 (9.43%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.66%) MCSE
5 2 (3.77%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.77%) CCENT
5 2 (3.77%) CCNA
5 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.77%) MCITP
5 2 (3.77%) MCP
5 2 (3.77%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (16.98%) Cisco Prime
3 8 (15.09%) Cisco UCCE
3 8 (15.09%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 34 (64.15%) Cisco
2 18 (33.96%) Mitel
3 13 (24.53%) VMware
4 11 (20.75%) Avaya
4 11 (20.75%) HP
5 9 (16.98%) CA
5 9 (16.98%) CheckPoint
5 9 (16.98%) IBM
5 9 (16.98%) IronPort
5 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.98%) Nokia
5 9 (16.98%) SolarWinds
6 8 (15.09%) F5
7 6 (11.32%) BT
7 6 (11.32%) Siemens
8 5 (9.43%) NetScout
9 2 (3.77%) 3Com
9 2 (3.77%) Draytek
9 2 (3.77%) NETGEAR
9 2 (3.77%) ZyXEL
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