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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 227 211 217
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 27 32 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.47% 0.53% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.45% 3.29% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 12
Average salary £31,750 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.44% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £42,000 £39,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -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
1100 972 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.18% 16.20% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 930 837 705
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 -7 16 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Gloucestershire +9 8 £33,750 -25.00% 3
Somerset -5 3 £24,862 -52.64%
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 25 (60.98%) Microsoft
2 19 (46.34%) VoIP
3 14 (34.15%) Telecoms
4 13 (31.71%) VMware
4 13 (31.71%) SharePoint
4 13 (31.71%) Data Centre
5 12 (29.27%) Cisco
6 11 (26.83%) WAN
7 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
7 10 (24.39%) Wireless
7 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (21.95%) IVR
8 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
8 9 (21.95%) PBX
8 9 (21.95%) ITIL
8 9 (21.95%) Windows
8 9 (21.95%) Presales
8 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (21.95%) Skype for Business
9 8 (19.51%) Office 365
9 8 (19.51%) GSM
9 8 (19.51%) CCNP
9 8 (19.51%) DNS
9 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
10 7 (17.07%) Billing
10 7 (17.07%) MPLS
10 7 (17.07%) Project Management
10 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
10 7 (17.07%) Cisco CUCM

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (31.71%) SharePoint
2 9 (21.95%) Skype for Business
3 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (46.34%) VoIP
2 11 (26.83%) WAN
3 10 (24.39%) Wireless
4 9 (21.95%) PBX
5 8 (19.51%) DNS
5 8 (19.51%) GSM
6 7 (17.07%) MPLS
6 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
7 6 (14.63%) DHCP
7 6 (14.63%) Skype
7 6 (14.63%) VPN
8 5 (12.20%) BGP
8 5 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (12.20%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (12.20%) EIGRP
8 5 (12.20%) HSRP
8 5 (12.20%) OSPF
8 5 (12.20%) SSL
8 5 (12.20%) VRRP
9 4 (9.76%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (34.15%) Telecoms
2 7 (17.07%) Billing
3 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Support Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Project Manager
3 7 (17.07%) Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Voice Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco Support
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Desktop Support
5 5 (12.20%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Graduate
5 5 (12.20%) IT Graduate
5 5 (12.20%) IT Support
5 5 (12.20%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Telephony Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Voice Support Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) VoIP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Data Centre
2 9 (21.95%) IVR
3 5 (12.20%) PKI
4 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.88%) Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.44%) Handset
5 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) ITIL
1 9 (21.95%) Presales
1 9 (21.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 7 (17.07%) Project Management
3 5 (12.20%) CRM
3 5 (12.20%) Fault Analysis
3 5 (12.20%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.32%) Matrix Management
6 2 (4.88%) Capacity Management
6 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.88%) Information Security
6 2 (4.88%) Migration
7 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.44%) Scrum
7 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.44%) Service Management
7 1 (2.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) CCNP
1 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.07%) CCNP Voice
3 5 (12.20%) Degree
4 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
4 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.32%) MCSE
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.88%) CCIE
6 2 (4.88%) MCP
6 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.44%) CCNA
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.44%) EMC Certification
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
1 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
2 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.88%) XenApp
3 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (14.63%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (12.20%) Cisco IPCC
3 5 (12.20%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.44%) vMotion
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Microsoft
2 13 (31.71%) VMware
3 12 (29.27%) Cisco
4 6 (14.63%) Citrix
5 4 (9.76%) Symantec
6 3 (7.32%) Avaya
6 3 (7.32%) BT
6 3 (7.32%) EMC
6 3 (7.32%) HP
6 3 (7.32%) NetApp
7 2 (4.88%) arcserve
8 1 (2.44%) Adobe
8 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.44%) Dell
8 1 (2.44%) Fujitsu
8 1 (2.44%) IBM
8 1 (2.44%) Mitel
8 1 (2.44%) NEC
8 1 (2.44%) Panasonic
8 1 (2.44%) Siemens
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