Period
to 22 October 2019

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 22 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 208 233 223
Rank change year-on-year +25 -10 +49
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 31 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.55% 0.38% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.61% 2.25% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 20
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £70,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.71% +30.23% +13.16%
10th Percentile £41,200 £45,500 £26,125
90th Percentile £72,800 £81,250 £80,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 859 1,067 1,312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 15.32% 16.96% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 598 816 998
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,675 £26,750 £25,925
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

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 22 October 2019.

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 22 October 2019. 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 +1 22 £45,000 -40.00% 1
Newbury - 17 - - 1
Slough +27 6 £36,000 -40.00%
Bracknell -3 1 £52,500 -32.26%
Unified Communications
South East

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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 25 (80.65%) Cisco
2 24 (77.42%) Wireless
3 23 (74.19%) Telecoms
3 23 (74.19%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (70.97%) Dell
4 22 (70.97%) EMC
4 22 (70.97%) NetApp
4 22 (70.97%) CCIE
4 22 (70.97%) DNA
4 22 (70.97%) VMware
4 22 (70.97%) Banking
4 22 (70.97%) German Language
4 22 (70.97%) Italian Language
4 22 (70.97%) Degree
4 22 (70.97%) Wireless Security
4 22 (70.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (70.97%) Data Centre
4 22 (70.97%) Presales
4 22 (70.97%) Demand Generation
4 22 (70.97%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 22 (70.97%) CCIE Service Provider
5 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
6 5 (16.13%) Office 365
7 4 (12.90%) Skype
7 4 (12.90%) Skype for Business
8 3 (9.68%) Service Management
9 2 (6.45%) Process Management
9 2 (6.45%) WAN
9 2 (6.45%) Handset
9 2 (6.45%) Active Directory

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 (12.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (77.42%) Wireless
2 22 (70.97%) Wireless Security
3 4 (12.90%) Skype
4 2 (6.45%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) VoIP
General
1 23 (74.19%) Telecoms
2 22 (70.97%) Banking
2 22 (70.97%) German Language
2 22 (70.97%) Italian Language
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Presales Engineer
1 14 (45.16%) Systems Engineer
1 14 (45.16%) Telecoms Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Architect
2 9 (29.03%) Mobile Solutions Architect
2 9 (29.03%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (25.81%) Presales Solution Architect
3 8 (25.81%) Telecoms Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Voice Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Field Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Office 365 Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 22 (70.97%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) CMDB
2 2 (6.45%) Handset
2 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
1 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Demand Generation
1 22 (70.97%) DNA
1 22 (70.97%) Presales
2 3 (9.68%) Service Management
3 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Process Management
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (3.23%) Communications Security
4 1 (3.23%) Critical Thinking
4 1 (3.23%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.23%) People Management
4 1 (3.23%) Pricing Strategy
4 1 (3.23%) Project Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 23 (74.19%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (70.97%) CCIE
2 22 (70.97%) CCIE Routing and Switching
2 22 (70.97%) CCIE Service Provider
2 22 (70.97%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Cisco
2 22 (70.97%) Dell
2 22 (70.97%) EMC
2 22 (70.97%) NetApp
2 22 (70.97%) VMware
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) Ivanti
5 1 (3.23%) Avaya
5 1 (3.23%) Mitel