The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 62 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 4 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.65% 1.47% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.54% 8.60% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.29%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,477 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+0.04% +4.95%
Unified Communications
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
113 93 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.46% 17.03% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 106 80 63
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £28,850 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Swindon region.

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Swindon

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 11 (78.57%) Cisco
1 11 (78.57%) CCNP
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) Technical Architecture
2 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 10 (71.43%) Wireless
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (14.29%) DNA
4 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 2 (14.29%) 3G
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) 4G
4 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (7.14%) QA
5 1 (7.14%) Test Management
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security
5 1 (7.14%) Tandberg
5 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
1 10 (71.43%) Wireless
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) 3G
3 2 (14.29%) 4G
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security
4 1 (7.14%) H.323
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Network Consultant
1 10 (71.43%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Business Process Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Process Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) DNA
2 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Test Management
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) CCNP
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (7.14%) JNCIS
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Juniper
2 1 (7.14%) Tandberg