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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Communications
England / South West
Rank 220 221 222
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 21 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.41% 0.43% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.65% 2.25% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 18
Median salary £42,500 £33,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -32.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £23,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
792 1109 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.53% 19.16% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 622 933 846
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 -5 9 £42,500 +80.85%
Cornwall - 8 - -
Somerset -4 2 £65,000 +122.74%
Gloucestershire -17 1 £60,000 +60.00%
Dorset - 1 £40,000 -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 21 (41.18%) Cisco
2 19 (37.25%) VoIP
3 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 16 (31.37%) ITIL
5 15 (29.41%) Skype for Business
5 15 (29.41%) Office 365
5 15 (29.41%) Skype
6 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
7 13 (25.49%) MPLS
7 13 (25.49%) Data Centre
8 11 (21.57%) Avaya
8 11 (21.57%) Firewall
8 11 (21.57%) LAN
8 11 (21.57%) WAN
8 11 (21.57%) VPN
8 11 (21.57%) IP Telephony
9 10 (19.61%) Wireless
9 10 (19.61%) HP
9 10 (19.61%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (19.61%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (17.65%) FWSM
10 9 (17.65%) SolarWinds
10 9 (17.65%) IBM
10 9 (17.65%) CA
10 9 (17.65%) Nokia
10 9 (17.65%) Cisco Prime
10 9 (17.65%) CheckPoint
10 9 (17.65%) Finance
10 9 (17.65%) Cisco IPT
10 9 (17.65%) IronPort

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 15 (29.41%) Skype for Business
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (29.41%) Office 365
2 3 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.92%) IaaS
3 2 (3.92%) PaaS
4 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (37.25%) VoIP
2 15 (29.41%) Skype
3 13 (25.49%) MPLS
4 11 (21.57%) Firewall
4 11 (21.57%) IP Telephony
4 11 (21.57%) LAN
4 11 (21.57%) VPN
4 11 (21.57%) WAN
5 10 (19.61%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (19.61%) Wireless
6 9 (17.65%) Cisco IPT
6 9 (17.65%) FWSM
7 7 (13.73%) WebEx
8 4 (7.84%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (7.84%) Network Security
9 2 (3.92%) Internet
9 2 (3.92%) IPv6
9 2 (3.92%) PABX
9 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.92%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Exchange Support
3 5 (9.80%) Network Support
4 4 (7.84%) Design Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Network Design Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Voice Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Account Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Security Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Exchange Migration Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Network Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) XMPP
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.96%) CSS
2 1 (1.96%) HTML
2 1 (1.96%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Data Centre
2 10 (19.61%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (9.80%) IVR
3 5 (9.80%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.88%) Handset
6 2 (3.92%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.92%) SCADA
6 2 (3.92%) User Experience
7 1 (1.96%) FlexPod
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) ITIL
2 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (13.73%) Network Management
4 6 (11.76%) ITSM
4 6 (11.76%) Migration
4 6 (11.76%) Service Management
5 5 (9.80%) Coaching
5 5 (9.80%) High Availability
5 5 (9.80%) Network Design
5 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (7.84%) Line Management
6 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.84%) Presales
6 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.84%) Supplier Management
7 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.88%) Project Management
7 3 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.96%) C#
3 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (9.80%) Degree
4 3 (5.88%) MCITP
4 3 (5.88%) MCSE
5 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.96%) APMG
6 1 (1.96%) CCENT
6 1 (1.96%) CCNA
6 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.96%) ISEB
6 1 (1.96%) MCP
6 1 (1.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (13.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (13.73%) Cisco UCCE
2 7 (13.73%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 21 (41.18%) Cisco
2 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (21.57%) Avaya
4 10 (19.61%) HP
5 9 (17.65%) CA
5 9 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 9 (17.65%) IBM
5 9 (17.65%) IronPort
5 9 (17.65%) Nokia
5 9 (17.65%) SolarWinds
6 8 (15.69%) F5
7 6 (11.76%) VMware
8 5 (9.80%) Mitel
8 5 (9.80%) NetScout
9 2 (3.92%) BT
9 2 (3.92%) Siemens
10 1 (1.96%) 3Com
10 1 (1.96%) Draytek
10 1 (1.96%) EMC
10 1 (1.96%) ZyXEL
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