Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Unified Communications skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unified Communications over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 221 285
Rank change year-on-year -9 +64 -57
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 29 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.47% 0.55% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.89% 2.60% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 27
Berkshire median annual salary £62,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -5.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £45,400 £29,079 £24,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,750 £64,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%

Unified Communications is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,002 1,306 2,155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.39% 20.94% 24.89%
Number of salaries quoted 752 992 1,550
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% -7.50% +4.17%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £29,675
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.14%

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Unified Communications as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Berkshire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications in Berkshire

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in Berkshire

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 13 £73,750 +55.26% 1
Bracknell -10 13 £77,500 +71.33% 1
Slough -6 3 £60,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £46,000 -
Unified Communications
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT jobs citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) Windows
3 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
3 9 (31.03%) Cisco
3 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
4 8 (27.59%) Presales
5 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
5 7 (24.14%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
6 6 (20.69%) Security Patching
6 6 (20.69%) Office 365
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (20.69%) Migration
6 6 (20.69%) VMware
6 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (20.69%) SLA
7 5 (17.24%) Dell
7 5 (17.24%) Linux
7 5 (17.24%) Project Management
7 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (13.79%) Network Security
8 4 (13.79%) XenDesktop
8 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (13.79%) Skype for Business
8 4 (13.79%) F5
8 4 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (13.79%) Skype
8 4 (13.79%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineering

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) IIS
1 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
1 4 (13.79%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Office 365
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.90%) SaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (13.79%) Internet
1 4 (13.79%) Network Security
1 4 (13.79%) Skype
2 3 (10.34%) DHCP
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) VoIP
3 2 (6.90%) H.323
3 2 (6.90%) IP Telephony
3 2 (6.90%) Wireless
4 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.45%) Broadband
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.34%) Marketing
4 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) French Language
4 2 (6.90%) German Language
4 2 (6.90%) Italian Language
4 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (6.90%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (6.90%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Business Solution Architect
4 2 (6.90%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) IT Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Presales Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Product Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) Django
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) HTML5
2 1 (3.45%) LAMP
2 1 (3.45%) Twisted
2 1 (3.45%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) PKI
2 3 (10.34%) Public Cloud
2 3 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.45%) Industry 4.0
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (17.24%) Linux
4 3 (10.34%) Unix
5 1 (3.45%) Android
5 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Presales
2 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (20.69%) Migration
2 6 (20.69%) Security Patching
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.34%) Open Source
5 3 (10.34%) Product Management
5 3 (10.34%) Release Management
5 3 (10.34%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (10.34%) Strategic Thinking
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) Business Development
6 2 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.90%) Matrix Management
6 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) C#
1 4 (13.79%) Python
2 3 (10.34%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.34%) Perl
2 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Assembly Language
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) C
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) Go
4 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) MBA
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 7 (24.14%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (13.79%) XenDesktop
5 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
5 3 (10.34%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (6.90%) XenApp
7 1 (3.45%) Docker
7 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) Cisco
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
4 5 (17.24%) Dell
5 4 (13.79%) Citrix
5 4 (13.79%) F5
5 4 (13.79%) Mitel
6 3 (10.34%) Brocade
6 3 (10.34%) HP
6 3 (10.34%) Nimble Storage
6 3 (10.34%) Veritas
6 3 (10.34%) Wyse
7 2 (6.90%) EMC
7 2 (6.90%) NetApp
7 2 (6.90%) Splunk
8 1 (3.45%) Avaya
8 1 (3.45%) BroadSoft
8 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.45%) Polycom
8 1 (3.45%) Red Hat