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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 198 215 221
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 37 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.70% 0.48% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.46% 2.58% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 13
Median salary £41,250 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £56,500 £57,100
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1069 1085 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.14% 18.79% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 899 911 807
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 24 May 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 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
Bristol +13 16 £42,500 -10.52% 6
Gloucestershire - 7 £52,500 - 1
Wiltshire -5 5 £45,000 -10.00%
Somerset -7 4 £34,500 -18.82% 1
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 42 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 35 (56.45%) Data Centre
3 34 (54.84%) Cisco
4 24 (38.71%) VoIP
5 23 (37.10%) VMware
6 19 (30.65%) SharePoint
6 19 (30.65%) TCP/IP
6 19 (30.65%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (29.03%) ITIL
7 18 (29.03%) Windows
8 16 (25.81%) Security Cleared
9 14 (22.58%) DHCP
9 14 (22.58%) DNS
9 14 (22.58%) CCNP
9 14 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (22.58%) Cisco CUCM
10 13 (20.97%) Linux
11 12 (19.35%) VPN
11 12 (19.35%) LAN
11 12 (19.35%) MPLS
11 12 (19.35%) Cisco UCCX
11 12 (19.35%) Cisco UCCE
11 12 (19.35%) Skype for Business
11 12 (19.35%) CCNP Voice
12 11 (17.74%) Presales
12 11 (17.74%) Skype
12 11 (17.74%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (17.74%) Wireless
12 11 (17.74%) PKI
13 10 (16.13%) Load Balancing

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 19 (30.65%) SharePoint
2 12 (19.35%) Skype for Business
3 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.61%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.61%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (38.71%) VoIP
2 19 (30.65%) TCP/IP
3 14 (22.58%) DHCP
3 14 (22.58%) DNS
4 12 (19.35%) LAN
4 12 (19.35%) MPLS
4 12 (19.35%) VPN
5 11 (17.74%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (17.74%) Skype
5 11 (17.74%) Wireless
6 10 (16.13%) BGP
6 10 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (16.13%) EIGRP
6 10 (16.13%) HSRP
6 10 (16.13%) OSPF
6 10 (16.13%) SSL
6 10 (16.13%) VRRP
7 9 (14.52%) WAN
8 7 (11.29%) PABX
9 6 (9.68%) OpenScape
General
1 8 (12.90%) Billing
2 6 (9.68%) Marketing
3 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.45%) Finance
5 1 (1.61%) Back Office
5 1 (1.61%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Voice Engineer
2 15 (24.19%) Support Engineer
3 11 (17.74%) Architect
3 11 (17.74%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (17.74%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 11 (17.74%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (17.74%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 10 (16.13%) Cisco Support
4 10 (16.13%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 10 (16.13%) Voice Support Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Desktop Support
5 5 (8.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Graduate
5 5 (8.06%) IT Graduate
5 5 (8.06%) IT Manager
5 5 (8.06%) IT Services Manager
5 5 (8.06%) IT Support
5 5 (8.06%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Telephony 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 35 (56.45%) Data Centre
2 11 (17.74%) PKI
3 8 (12.90%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (9.68%) Handset
4 6 (9.68%) IVR
5 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.61%) Clustering
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (29.03%) Windows
2 13 (20.97%) Linux
3 8 (12.90%) 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 18 (29.03%) ITIL
2 11 (17.74%) Presales
3 10 (16.13%) Fault Analysis
3 10 (16.13%) Load Balancing
4 7 (11.29%) Capacity Management
5 6 (9.68%) Business Development
5 6 (9.68%) Supplier Management
6 5 (8.06%) CRM
7 3 (4.84%) Service Management
8 2 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.23%) Project Management
9 1 (1.61%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.61%) Business Transformation
9 1 (1.61%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.61%) Email Management
9 1 (1.61%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.61%) Information Security
9 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 19 (30.65%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (25.81%) Security Cleared
3 14 (22.58%) CCNP
4 12 (19.35%) CCNP Voice
5 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
6 7 (11.29%) CCNA
6 7 (11.29%) Degree
7 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (4.84%) A+ Certification
8 3 (4.84%) CCENT
8 3 (4.84%) MCP
8 3 (4.84%) MCSA
8 3 (4.84%) MCSE
8 3 (4.84%) NCIE
8 3 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.23%) CCIE
9 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.61%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (22.58%) Cisco CUCM
2 12 (19.35%) Cisco UCCE
2 12 (19.35%) Cisco UCCX
3 10 (16.13%) 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 42 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 34 (54.84%) Cisco
3 23 (37.10%) VMware
4 9 (14.52%) Avaya
5 6 (9.68%) BT
5 6 (9.68%) Mitel
5 6 (9.68%) Siemens
6 5 (8.06%) HP
6 5 (8.06%) NetApp
7 3 (4.84%) 3Com
7 3 (4.84%) Draytek
7 3 (4.84%) NETGEAR
7 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.84%) ZyXEL
8 2 (3.23%) Citrix
8 2 (3.23%) EMC
8 2 (3.23%) Symantec
9 1 (1.61%) Google
9 1 (1.61%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
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