Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
London > Central London
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 307 320 337
Rank change year-on-year +13 +17 +36
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 67 73 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.52% 0.51% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.11% 3.42% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 58 70 36
Central London median annual salary £82,500 £53,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.66% -3.64% -
10th Percentile £44,625 £38,650 £36,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £87,750 £83,750
London median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +21.74% +9.52% -4.55%

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 1,630 2,136 2,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 12.66% 14.81% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,440 1,913 1,909
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -3.67% +7.92%
10th Percentile £29,975 £31,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £78,750
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Central London

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications in Central London

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in Central London over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 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
City of London -7 51 £87,500 +61.29% 8
West End of London - 1 £60,000 -
Unified Communications
London

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Central London region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 40 (59.70%) Data Centre
2 37 (55.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
4 34 (50.75%) Active Directory
5 33 (49.25%) Project Management
6 30 (44.78%) Microsoft Office
7 26 (38.81%) Hybrid Cloud
8 24 (35.82%) Amazon AWS
9 19 (28.36%) Migration
10 18 (26.87%) PRINCE2
11 16 (23.88%) Firewall
11 16 (23.88%) Acceptance Criteria
12 15 (22.39%) SaaS
12 15 (22.39%) Cisco
13 14 (20.90%) Infrastructure Transformation
14 13 (19.40%) PaaS
14 13 (19.40%) Office 365
15 12 (17.91%) VoIP
15 12 (17.91%) Finance
16 11 (16.42%) DevOps
17 9 (13.43%) Skype
18 8 (11.94%) Skype for Business
19 7 (10.45%) VMware
19 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
19 7 (10.45%) Hyper-V
19 7 (10.45%) Change Management
19 7 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
19 7 (10.45%) CCNP
19 7 (10.45%) Cisco CUCM
20 6 (8.96%) Telepresence

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 8 (11.94%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (44.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 37 (55.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (35.82%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (22.39%) SaaS
4 13 (19.40%) Office 365
4 13 (19.40%) PaaS
5 3 (4.48%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.88%) Firewall
2 12 (17.91%) VoIP
3 9 (13.43%) Skype
4 6 (8.96%) Telepresence
5 4 (5.97%) PBX
5 4 (5.97%) Wireless
6 3 (4.48%) IP Telephony
6 3 (4.48%) MPLS
6 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.48%) VPN
6 3 (4.48%) WAN
7 2 (2.99%) H.323
7 2 (2.99%) LAN
7 2 (2.99%) Network Security
7 2 (2.99%) WebEx
8 1 (1.49%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (1.49%) DHCP
8 1 (1.49%) Internet
8 1 (1.49%) OSPF
8 1 (1.49%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Law
3 3 (4.48%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Legal
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Advertising
4 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Programme Manager
2 15 (22.39%) Infrastructure Manager
3 10 (14.93%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
5 7 (10.45%) Voice Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (7.46%) Portfolio Manager
7 5 (7.46%) Security Manager
7 5 (7.46%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Collaboration Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Consultant
8 4 (5.97%) IT Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) AWS Architect
9 3 (4.48%) AWS Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) Azure Architect
9 3 (4.48%) Azure Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) Lead Enterprise Architect
9 3 (4.48%) Network Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (59.70%) Data Centre
2 26 (38.81%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (5.97%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (4.48%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.49%) Fintech
6 1 (1.49%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.49%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.49%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) Project Management
2 19 (28.36%) Migration
3 18 (26.87%) PRINCE2
4 16 (23.88%) Acceptance Criteria
5 14 (20.90%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 11 (16.42%) DevOps
7 7 (10.45%) Change Management
8 5 (7.46%) IT Strategy
9 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.97%) Contingency Planning
9 4 (5.97%) Resource Management
10 3 (4.48%) High Availability
10 3 (4.48%) ITIL
10 3 (4.48%) People Management
10 3 (4.48%) Programme Management
10 3 (4.48%) Service Management
11 2 (2.99%) Performance Analysis
11 2 (2.99%) Process Improvement
11 2 (2.99%) Project Governance
11 2 (2.99%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.99%) Perl
2 2 (2.99%) Python
3 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) CCNP
1 7 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.46%) Degree
3 3 (4.48%) CCNA
4 2 (2.99%) Avaya Certification
4 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.99%) PMP
4 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) PMO
1 2 (2.99%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Solvency II
System Software
1 34 (50.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.45%) Hyper-V
2 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.49%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) SCOM
2 1 (1.49%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.49%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.39%) Cisco
3 7 (10.45%) VMware
4 6 (8.96%) Avaya
5 3 (4.48%) BT
5 3 (4.48%) Polycom
5 3 (4.48%) Tandberg
6 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.99%) Nortel
6 2 (2.99%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.99%) Verint
7 1 (1.49%) Dell
7 1 (1.49%) EMC
7 1 (1.49%) F5
7 1 (1.49%) NetApp
7 1 (1.49%) Red Box
7 1 (1.49%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.49%) Splunk
7 1 (1.49%) Symantec