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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Communications
South West / Bristol
Rank 123 117 122
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 8 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.44% 0.97% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 6.45% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 3
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -22.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,150 £50,200
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £44,750 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 248 279 318
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 13.49% 15.06% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 187 238 285
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Unified Communications as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in Bristol

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Avaya
3 7 (36.84%) Migration
3 7 (36.84%) VoIP
4 6 (31.58%) WAN
4 6 (31.58%) LAN
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco
4 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
5 5 (26.32%) MPLS
5 5 (26.32%) VPN
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
5 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
5 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
6 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
6 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.79%) Skype
6 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
6 3 (15.79%) FWSM
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (15.79%) Mitel
6 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
6 3 (15.79%) MCITP
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco IPT
6 3 (15.79%) IronPort
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification

Unified Communications
Top Related 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 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
1 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) VoIP
2 6 (31.58%) LAN
2 6 (31.58%) WAN
3 5 (26.32%) MPLS
3 5 (26.32%) VPN
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco IPT
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (15.79%) Firewall
4 3 (15.79%) FWSM
4 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
4 3 (15.79%) Skype
5 2 (10.53%) Wireless
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Legal
4 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Exchange Support
1 5 (26.32%) Network Support
2 3 (15.79%) Account Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Migration Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Support
3 2 (10.53%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Site Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Project Office Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Handset
3 2 (10.53%) IVR
3 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) ITSM
2 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.79%) Service Management
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Communications Security
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (10.53%) High Availability
3 2 (10.53%) Line Management
3 2 (10.53%) Network Design
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Validation
4 1 (5.26%) Coaching
4 1 (5.26%) Presales
4 1 (5.26%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (15.79%) MCITP
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) APMG
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PMO
2 1 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Avaya
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) CA
4 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.79%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) IBM
4 3 (15.79%) IronPort
4 3 (15.79%) Mitel
4 3 (15.79%) Nokia
4 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
5 2 (10.53%) F5
5 2 (10.53%) NetScout
5 2 (10.53%) Verint