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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 232 194 192
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -2
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 13 37 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.61% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 3.71% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 16
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.52%
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
1099 997 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.39% 16.52% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 960 867 673
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -5 5 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Somerset -1 3 £30,000 -20.00%
Wiltshire -24 2 £28,500 -45.71%
Gloucestershire - 2 £38,750 - 1
Dorset +8 1 £42,500 -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unified Communications.

1 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 19 (48.72%) Windows
3 15 (38.46%) Cisco
3 15 (38.46%) VMware
4 14 (35.90%) Lync
5 13 (33.33%) Firewall
6 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 12 (30.77%) Citrix
6 12 (30.77%) Avaya
6 12 (30.77%) LAN
6 12 (30.77%) VoIP
6 12 (30.77%) WAN
7 10 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (25.64%) CCNP
7 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
8 9 (23.08%) Telecoms
9 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (17.95%) Office 365
10 7 (17.95%) DNS
10 7 (17.95%) MCSE
11 6 (15.38%) Wireless
11 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
11 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
12 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
12 5 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unified Communications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (35.90%) Lync
2 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
5 4 (10.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) Firewall
2 12 (30.77%) LAN
2 12 (30.77%) WAN
2 12 (30.77%) VoIP
3 7 (17.95%) DNS
4 6 (15.38%) Wireless
5 5 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (12.82%) QSIG
6 4 (10.26%) MPLS
7 3 (7.69%) DPNSS
7 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 3 (7.69%) SMTP
7 3 (7.69%) PBX
7 3 (7.69%) ISDN
8 2 (5.13%) DHCP
8 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
8 2 (5.13%) SAN
8 2 (5.13%) 3G
8 2 (5.13%) Wireshark
8 2 (5.13%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Subversion
1 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.26%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.13%) Law
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Consultant
2 6 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Network Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Developer
4 4 (10.26%) PHP Developer
4 4 (10.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Process Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Network Support
6 2 (5.13%) Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) VoIP Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) SOAP
1 4 (10.26%) Web Services
1 4 (10.26%) LAMP
1 4 (10.26%) Ajax
1 4 (10.26%) REST
2 1 (2.56%) COM
2 1 (2.56%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.26%) Linux
5 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (12.82%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
2 4 (10.26%) BDD
2 4 (10.26%) Communications Security
2 4 (10.26%) OO PHP
2 4 (10.26%) TDD
2 4 (10.26%) Scrum
2 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (10.26%) MVC
2 4 (10.26%) Migration
2 4 (10.26%) OOP
3 3 (7.69%) ITIL
3 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.13%) Project Management
4 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.13%) DNA
4 2 (5.13%) Six Sigma
4 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) C++
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
1 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
2 4 (10.26%) Java
2 4 (10.26%) PHP
3 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) CCNP
1 10 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (17.95%) MCSE
4 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 5 (12.82%) CCNA
6 3 (7.69%) MCP
6 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
7 2 (5.13%) Degree
7 2 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (5.13%) EMC Certification
8 1 (2.56%) CCDA
8 1 (2.56%) MCSA
8 1 (2.56%) CCIE
8 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.82%) Terminal Services
4 4 (10.26%) XenApp
5 3 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) ARCserve
1 3 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 3 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 15 (38.46%) Cisco
2 15 (38.46%) VMware
3 12 (30.77%) Citrix
3 12 (30.77%) Avaya
4 5 (12.82%) NetApp
4 5 (12.82%) Siemens
4 5 (12.82%) HP
4 5 (12.82%) Dell
4 5 (12.82%) EMC
4 5 (12.82%) Fujitsu
4 5 (12.82%) IBM
5 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.69%) Symantec
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago