Period
to 22 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
London > Central London
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 202 315 322
Rank change year-on-year +113 +7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 27 35 65
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.53% 0.30% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.89% 2.24% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 58
Median annual salary £75,000 £55,138 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.02% -31.08% +49.53%
10th Percentile £40,625 £39,000 £44,625
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £97,500
London median annual salary £69,750 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +16.25% -7.69% +8.33%

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 Central London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 552 1,564 1,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 10.86% 13.50% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 492 1,390 1,474
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £39,500 £29,225 £30,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £91,250 £87,500
London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% - -

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Unified Communications as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Central London

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Unified Communications in Central London.

Salary trend for Unified Communications in Central London

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unified Communications in Central London over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in Central London

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Central London region over the 6 months to 22 January 2021. 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
City of London +90 27 £75,000 +15.38% 1
Unified Communications
London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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 Central London region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) Cisco
3 10 (37.04%) Finance
3 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
4 8 (29.63%) VoIP
4 8 (29.63%) VMware
4 8 (29.63%) Office 365
4 8 (29.63%) Analytics
5 7 (25.93%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (25.93%) Banking
5 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (25.93%) WAN
5 7 (25.93%) Citrix
5 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
5 7 (25.93%) DNS
5 7 (25.93%) Firewall
5 7 (25.93%) BGP
6 6 (22.22%) OSPF
6 6 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (22.22%) Azure
6 6 (22.22%) NX-OS
7 5 (18.52%) Multicast
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
7 5 (18.52%) AWS
7 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
7 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
7 5 (18.52%) Migration
7 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
7 5 (18.52%) Project Management

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Office 365
2 6 (22.22%) Azure
3 5 (18.52%) AWS
4 3 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.70%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 1 (3.70%) IaaS
5 1 (3.70%) OneDrive
5 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) VoIP
2 7 (25.93%) BGP
2 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (25.93%) DNS
2 7 (25.93%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
2 7 (25.93%) WAN
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (22.22%) NX-OS
3 6 (22.22%) OSPF
3 6 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (18.52%) Multicast
5 4 (14.81%) DHCP
6 3 (11.11%) EIGRP
6 3 (11.11%) Extranet
6 3 (11.11%) IPv6
6 3 (11.11%) LAN
6 3 (11.11%) MGCP
6 3 (11.11%) VPN
6 3 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Banking
3 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
4 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.70%) Law
5 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Engineer
1 7 (25.93%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Systems Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Account Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Channel Sales Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Presales Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Sales Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Account Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) XMPP
2 2 (7.41%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) PKI
5 1 (3.70%) Replication
5 1 (3.70%) User Experience
5 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
1 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2016
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Analytics
2 5 (18.52%) B2B
2 5 (18.52%) Migration
2 5 (18.52%) Project Management
3 4 (14.81%) Information Security
3 4 (14.81%) Predictive Analytics
3 4 (14.81%) Presales
3 4 (14.81%) Product Management
3 4 (14.81%) Project Delivery
4 3 (11.11%) DNA
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure as Code
4 3 (11.11%) Internal Audit
4 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Leadership
6 1 (3.70%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.81%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) VB
3 3 (11.11%) PHP
3 3 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) CCIE
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
3 3 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (7.41%) VMware NSX
3 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (14.81%) Terraform
3 3 (11.11%) Ansible
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (11.11%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (11.11%) SCCM
4 2 (7.41%) CASB
5 1 (3.70%) Cacti
5 1 (3.70%) HAProxy
5 1 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) Cisco
3 8 (29.63%) VMware
4 7 (25.93%) Citrix
5 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
6 4 (14.81%) Avaya
6 4 (14.81%) Mitel
6 4 (14.81%) NICE Systems
6 4 (14.81%) Palo Alto
7 3 (11.11%) ExtraHop
7 3 (11.11%) F5
7 3 (11.11%) Infoblox
7 3 (11.11%) Radianz
7 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
8 2 (7.41%) HP
9 1 (3.70%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.70%) EMC
9 1 (3.70%) ProCurve
9 1 (3.70%) Sophos
9 1 (3.70%) Veeam