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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 201 189 214
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +25
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 37 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.59% 0.43% 0.087%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.61% 2.63% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 35 17 3
Average salary £45,000 £46,750 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.74% +14.02%
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-16.81% +15.78%
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
1024 836 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.47% 16.43% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 884 658 995
Average salary £35,000 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Wiltshire +18 18 £52,500 +14.13% 2
Devon - 9 £45,000 - 1
Bristol -17 4 £43,750 -12.50% 4
Somerset - 4 £37,500 - 2
Gloucestershire -5 1 - - 5
Dorset - 1 - - 2
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Telecoms
2 13 (24.07%) VoIP
3 12 (22.22%) Project Management
4 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2
5 10 (18.52%) LAN
5 10 (18.52%) Billing
5 10 (18.52%) Supplier Management
5 10 (18.52%) Risk Management
5 10 (18.52%) Risk Analysis
5 10 (18.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (16.67%) WAN
6 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 9 (16.67%) Cisco
7 8 (14.81%) Lync
8 7 (12.96%) Network Management
8 7 (12.96%) Sun
8 7 (12.96%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (12.96%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (11.11%) Avaya
9 6 (11.11%) SLA
9 6 (11.11%) MPLS
9 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
9 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
10 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (9.26%) VPN
10 5 (9.26%) Wireless
11 4 (7.41%) CCNP

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (14.81%) Lync
2 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.70%) CMS
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.85%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.07%) VoIP
2 10 (18.52%) LAN
3 9 (16.67%) WAN
4 6 (11.11%) MPLS
5 5 (9.26%) VPN
5 5 (9.26%) Wireless
6 4 (7.41%) H.323
6 4 (7.41%) Network Security
6 4 (7.41%) OSPF
6 4 (7.41%) BGP
7 3 (5.56%) Ethernet
7 3 (5.56%) Internet
7 3 (5.56%) IPv4
7 3 (5.56%) IPv6
7 3 (5.56%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (5.56%) IPsec
8 2 (3.70%) Firewall
8 2 (3.70%) PABX
8 2 (3.70%) SAN
8 2 (3.70%) PBX
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Telecoms
3 10 (18.52%) Billing
4 3 (5.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Back Office
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Project Manager
2 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (12.96%) Sales Executive
4 4 (7.41%) VoIP Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Network Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Lead Designer
6 2 (3.70%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Designer
6 2 (3.70%) Voice Network Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.85%) Commercial Director
7 1 (1.85%) Voice Specialist
7 1 (1.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (1.85%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) Middleware
1 1 (1.85%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.56%) NHS
3 3 (5.56%) IVR
4 2 (3.70%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.85%) Wiki
5 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.85%) Replication
5 1 (1.85%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.85%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Project Management
2 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2
3 10 (18.52%) Risk Management
3 10 (18.52%) Supplier Management
3 10 (18.52%) Risk Analysis
4 7 (12.96%) Network Management
4 7 (12.96%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (7.41%) Time Management
6 3 (5.56%) ITIL
6 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.56%) B2B
7 2 (3.70%) Service Management
7 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.70%) WFM
7 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.85%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.85%) Document Management
8 1 (1.85%) Use Case
8 1 (1.85%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (12.96%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.41%) CCNP
5 3 (5.56%) CCNA
5 3 (5.56%) JNCIS
6 2 (3.70%) MCITP
6 2 (3.70%) Degree
6 2 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.85%) Netcool
2 1 (1.85%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.85%) WSUS
2 1 (1.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 9 (16.67%) Cisco
2 7 (12.96%) Sun
3 6 (11.11%) Avaya
4 4 (7.41%) Tandberg
5 3 (5.56%) Juniper
6 2 (3.70%) IronPort
6 2 (3.70%) Siemens
6 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.85%) Sophos
7 1 (1.85%) VMware
7 1 (1.85%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.85%) Polycom
7 1 (1.85%) IBM
7 1 (1.85%) Genesys
7 1 (1.85%) CA
7 1 (1.85%) Nokia
7 1 (1.85%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) Dell
7 1 (1.85%) EMC
Swindon
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ATOS - AMS
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Atos
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + profit share scheme + car allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + 10K+ benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Poole
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + flexible benefits + £5k car allowance
Posted: 19 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago