Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 159 190
Rank change year-on-year -32 +31 -19
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 14 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.37% 0.69% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.43% 4.71% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 14
Bristol median annual salary £41,500 £49,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.74% +15.88% -22.73%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,625 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,275 £51,750
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -21.05%

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 Bristol with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 577 467 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.06% 14.71% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 457 387 630
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +6.58%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £25,450
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Bristol

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications in Bristol

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Avaya
3 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 6 (42.86%) MPLS
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
4 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 5 (35.71%) VPN
4 5 (35.71%) IP Telephony
4 5 (35.71%) SolarWinds
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
5 4 (28.57%) FabricPath
5 4 (28.57%) Network Management
5 4 (28.57%) Office 365
5 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (28.57%) F5
5 4 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (28.57%) IronPort
5 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 4 (28.57%) B2B
5 4 (28.57%) VoIP
5 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco Prime

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) MPLS
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (35.71%) IP Telephony
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) VPN
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco IPT
4 4 (28.57%) FabricPath
4 4 (28.57%) VoIP
5 3 (21.43%) Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) NAS
6 2 (14.29%) SAN
7 1 (7.14%) BGP
7 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
7 1 (7.14%) Network Security
7 1 (7.14%) OSPF
7 1 (7.14%) PABX
7 1 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory Support
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) IT Support
2 4 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Office 365 Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Telecoms Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Telecoms Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Network Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Network Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Loki
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) CLARiiON
2 2 (14.29%) EMC VNX
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) BBC
3 1 (7.14%) IVR
3 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) CentOS
1 1 (7.14%) Debian
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) B2B
1 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 4 (28.57%) Network Management
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Business Development
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Telesales
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) CCIE
2 2 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Avaya
2 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) SolarWinds
4 4 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 4 (28.57%) F5
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) IBM
4 4 (28.57%) IronPort
5 2 (14.29%) EMC
5 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) BroadSoft
6 1 (7.14%) Juniper
6 1 (7.14%) Meraki
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) Polycom
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.14%) Sonus
6 1 (7.14%) Yealink