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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 208 221 210
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 28 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.48% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.53% 1.24% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 8
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £36,950
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,300 £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1105 1050 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.93% 17.24% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 931 817 790
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Wiltshire +13 13 £50,000 +19.04%
Somerset +24 7 £42,500 +31.47%
Bristol 0 7 £47,500 +72.72% 2
Devon -6 1 - -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 25 (45.45%) Cisco
1 25 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (40.00%) Firewall
3 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
3 21 (38.18%) CCNP
4 17 (30.91%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (29.09%) Wireless
6 13 (23.64%) Telecoms
6 13 (23.64%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (21.82%) Lync
7 12 (21.82%) Data Centre
8 11 (20.00%) Office 365
8 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 11 (20.00%) Windows
8 11 (20.00%) LAN
8 11 (20.00%) WAN
9 9 (16.36%) VoIP
10 8 (14.55%) Juniper
10 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
10 8 (14.55%) MS Office
11 7 (12.73%) SMTP
11 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
11 7 (12.73%) QSIG
11 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (12.73%) Citrix
11 7 (12.73%) Siemens
11 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (12.73%) F5
12 6 (10.91%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 12 (21.82%) Lync
2 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
3 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Office
2 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.00%) Firewall
2 17 (30.91%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (29.09%) Wireless
4 11 (20.00%) LAN
4 11 (20.00%) WAN
5 9 (16.36%) VoIP
6 7 (12.73%) SMTP
6 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
6 7 (12.73%) QSIG
7 4 (7.27%) Wireshark
7 4 (7.27%) DNS
7 4 (7.27%) DHCP
7 4 (7.27%) Ethernet
8 3 (5.45%) DPNSS
8 3 (5.45%) SSL
8 3 (5.45%) ADSL
8 3 (5.45%) ISDN
8 3 (5.45%) WLAN
8 3 (5.45%) PBX
8 3 (5.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) MySQL
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Subversion
1 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.27%) PHPUnit
General
1 13 (23.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Consultant
2 16 (29.09%) Network Consultant
3 9 (16.36%) Network Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) PHP Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Network Support
5 4 (7.27%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Developer
5 4 (7.27%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (5.45%) IT Support
6 3 (5.45%) Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Network Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) Support Technician
6 3 (5.45%) IT Support Technician
7 2 (3.64%) Process Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Telecoms Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Business Process Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) LAMP
1 4 (7.27%) Ajax
1 4 (7.27%) SOAP
1 4 (7.27%) Web Services
1 4 (7.27%) REST
2 3 (5.45%) XMPP
3 1 (1.82%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Linux
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.27%) TDD
3 4 (7.27%) MVC
3 4 (7.27%) Scrum
3 4 (7.27%) Network Design
3 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
3 4 (7.27%) OOP
3 4 (7.27%) ITIL
3 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
3 4 (7.27%) B2B
3 4 (7.27%) Project Management
3 4 (7.27%) Open Source
3 4 (7.27%) Memory Management
3 4 (7.27%) BDD
3 4 (7.27%) OO PHP
3 4 (7.27%) Network Management
4 3 (5.45%) Six Sigma
4 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) C++
2 4 (7.27%) Java
2 4 (7.27%) PHP
2 4 (7.27%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.82%) C#
4 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (38.18%) CCNP
3 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (9.09%) CCIE
6 4 (7.27%) JNCIE
6 4 (7.27%) CCNA
7 3 (5.45%) MCSE
8 2 (3.64%) Degree
9 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (1.82%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) Terminal Services
3 3 (5.45%) XenApp
4 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) Cisco
2 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.55%) Juniper
4 7 (12.73%) Citrix
4 7 (12.73%) Siemens
4 7 (12.73%) F5
5 4 (7.27%) VMware
5 4 (7.27%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (5.45%) Riverbed
6 3 (5.45%) Avaya
7 1 (1.82%) Tandberg
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