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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 208 240 209
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -31
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 27 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.25% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 1.26% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 21
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,043 £30,750 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £51,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
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
1039 1191 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.37% 20.20% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 847 1026 844
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +20 11 £46,250 +15.62%
Wiltshire +18 6 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Somerset -12 2 £45,000 +24.13%
Gloucestershire - 2 £52,500 -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (54.84%) Cisco
1 34 (54.84%) Microsoft
1 34 (54.84%) Data Centre
2 26 (41.94%) VoIP
3 20 (32.26%) TCP/IP
3 20 (32.26%) VMware
4 19 (30.65%) ITIL
4 19 (30.65%) LAN
5 17 (27.42%) Windows
5 17 (27.42%) WAN
5 17 (27.42%) Security Cleared
6 15 (24.19%) Avaya
7 14 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (22.58%) SharePoint
7 14 (22.58%) Video Conferencing
8 13 (20.97%) Mitel
9 12 (19.35%) Linux
10 11 (17.74%) Wireless
10 11 (17.74%) Capacity Management
10 11 (17.74%) Cisco CUCM
10 11 (17.74%) Presales
10 11 (17.74%) Windows Server
11 10 (16.13%) OpenScape
11 10 (16.13%) PABX
11 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (16.13%) Handset
11 10 (16.13%) IVR
11 10 (16.13%) Supplier Management
11 10 (16.13%) Siemens
12 9 (14.52%) DHCP

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 14 (22.58%) SharePoint
2 9 (14.52%) Skype for Business
3 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.84%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.61%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 26 (41.94%) VoIP
2 20 (32.26%) TCP/IP
3 19 (30.65%) LAN
4 17 (27.42%) WAN
5 11 (17.74%) Wireless
6 10 (16.13%) OpenScape
6 10 (16.13%) PABX
7 9 (14.52%) DHCP
7 9 (14.52%) DNS
8 8 (12.90%) Skype
9 7 (11.29%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (11.29%) MPLS
9 7 (11.29%) VPN
10 6 (9.68%) BGP
10 6 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (9.68%) EIGRP
10 6 (9.68%) HSRP
10 6 (9.68%) OSPF
10 6 (9.68%) SSL
10 6 (9.68%) VRRP
General
1 6 (9.68%) Marketing
2 5 (8.06%) Finance
3 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.84%) Legal
5 2 (3.23%) Billing
5 2 (3.23%) Games
6 1 (1.61%) Back Office
6 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Voice Engineer
2 13 (20.97%) Architect
2 13 (20.97%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Cisco Support
5 6 (9.68%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Voice Support Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) IT Manager
6 5 (8.06%) IT Services Manager
7 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (6.45%) Business Development Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Business Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Development Manager
7 4 (6.45%) IT Development Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Field Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Field Service Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) XMPP
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (54.84%) Data Centre
2 14 (22.58%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (16.13%) Handset
3 10 (16.13%) IVR
4 7 (11.29%) PKI
5 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.84%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.61%) Clustering
7 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.42%) Windows
2 12 (19.35%) Linux
3 11 (17.74%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.84%) Solaris
5 2 (3.23%) Unix
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) ITIL
2 11 (17.74%) Capacity Management
2 11 (17.74%) Presales
3 10 (16.13%) Supplier Management
4 6 (9.68%) Business Development
4 6 (9.68%) Fault Analysis
4 6 (9.68%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.84%) Business Transformation
5 3 (4.84%) Service Management
6 2 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.23%) Disruptive Innovation
6 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.23%) Time Management
6 2 (3.23%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (3.23%) Wireframes
7 1 (1.61%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.61%) Email Management
7 1 (1.61%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.61%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.61%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) C#
1 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.61%) SQL
1 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Security Cleared
2 14 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (14.52%) CCNP
4 8 (12.90%) CCNP Voice
5 6 (9.68%) CCNA
5 6 (9.68%) SC Cleared
6 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.84%) A+ Certification
7 3 (4.84%) CCENT
7 3 (4.84%) MCP
7 3 (4.84%) MCSA
7 3 (4.84%) NCIE
7 3 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.23%) CCIE
8 2 (3.23%) Degree
8 2 (3.23%) MCSE
9 1 (1.61%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (17.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (12.90%) Cisco UCCE
2 8 (12.90%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (9.68%) Cisco IPCC
4 3 (4.84%) vRealize
5 2 (3.23%) SCOM
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.61%) SCCM
6 1 (1.61%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.61%) vMotion
Vendors
1 34 (54.84%) Cisco
1 34 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 20 (32.26%) VMware
3 15 (24.19%) Avaya
4 13 (20.97%) Mitel
5 10 (16.13%) Siemens
6 9 (14.52%) BT
7 3 (4.84%) 3Com
7 3 (4.84%) Draytek
7 3 (4.84%) HP
7 3 (4.84%) NetApp
7 3 (4.84%) NETGEAR
7 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.84%) ZyXEL
8 1 (1.61%) Google
8 1 (1.61%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
Swindon, Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago