Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
London > Central London
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 311 304 378
Rank change year-on-year -7 +74 +32
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 81 67 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.57% 0.54% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.92% 3.21% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 66 54 34
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £53,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.84% -23.57% +27.27%
10th Percentile £53,125 £36,625 £48,125
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,750 £77,500
London median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year +19.05% -2.33% -2.27%

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 2,064 2,089 2,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 14.63% 16.79% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,829 1,878 2,128
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £77,500
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 2018. 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 -29 56 £78,750 +47.20% 4
West End of London - 3 £70,000 - 1
Unified Communications
London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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 36 (44.44%) Cisco
2 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
3 33 (40.74%) Data Centre
4 30 (37.04%) Office 365
4 30 (37.04%) VoIP
5 29 (35.80%) Microsoft Office
5 29 (35.80%) VMware
6 28 (34.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 26 (32.10%) Amazon AWS
8 25 (30.86%) Skype
8 25 (30.86%) WAN
9 24 (29.63%) Cisco CUCM
9 24 (29.63%) Skype for Business
10 23 (28.40%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (27.16%) Active Directory
12 20 (24.69%) Project Management
13 19 (23.46%) LAN
13 19 (23.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 19 (23.46%) Capacity Management
13 19 (23.46%) Cyber Essentials
13 19 (23.46%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 18 (22.22%) Migration
15 17 (20.99%) Legal
15 17 (20.99%) PRINCE2
16 16 (19.75%) Finance
17 15 (18.52%) Hybrid Cloud
18 14 (17.28%) Cisco Certification
19 13 (16.05%) Acceptance Criteria
19 13 (16.05%) Infrastructure Transformation
20 11 (13.58%) Law

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 24 (29.63%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.23%) JBoss
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 29 (35.80%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (37.04%) Office 365
2 28 (34.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (32.10%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.94%) SaaS
5 2 (2.47%) PaaS
6 1 (1.23%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 30 (37.04%) VoIP
2 25 (30.86%) Skype
2 25 (30.86%) WAN
3 19 (23.46%) LAN
4 11 (13.58%) Firewall
5 9 (11.11%) IP Telephony
5 9 (11.11%) PBX
6 6 (7.41%) Wireless
7 5 (6.17%) DHCP
7 5 (6.17%) DNS
7 5 (6.17%) TCP/IP
7 5 (6.17%) Wireless Security
8 3 (3.70%) BGP
8 3 (3.70%) ISDN
8 3 (3.70%) MGCP
8 3 (3.70%) MPLS
8 3 (3.70%) OSPF
8 3 (3.70%) Q.931
8 3 (3.70%) RIP
8 3 (3.70%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
General
1 17 (20.99%) Legal
2 16 (19.75%) Finance
3 11 (13.58%) Law
4 6 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Billing
5 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (35.80%) Analyst
2 15 (18.52%) Programme Manager
3 13 (16.05%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (7.41%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.17%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (6.17%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Voice Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Messaging Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Support Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Technical Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) IT Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Presales Engineer
7 3 (3.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) REST
2 3 (3.70%) .NET
2 3 (3.70%) 802.1X
2 3 (3.70%) SOAP
2 3 (3.70%) Web Services
3 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.47%) WCF
3 2 (2.47%) XMPP
4 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.23%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 33 (40.74%) Data Centre
2 15 (18.52%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.47%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.23%) Fintech
5 1 (1.23%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.11%) Windows
2 5 (6.17%) Linux
3 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.70%) Windows 10
4 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.69%) Project Management
2 19 (23.46%) Capacity Management
3 18 (22.22%) Migration
4 17 (20.99%) PRINCE2
5 13 (16.05%) Acceptance Criteria
5 13 (16.05%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 9 (11.11%) Network Design
6 9 (11.11%) Presales
7 6 (7.41%) IT Strategy
8 5 (6.17%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.94%) ITIL
9 4 (4.94%) Project Governance
9 4 (4.94%) Resource Management
10 3 (3.70%) Change Management
10 3 (3.70%) CRM
10 3 (3.70%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (3.70%) Translating Business Requirements
11 2 (2.47%) Pricing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) Java
2 4 (4.94%) SQL
3 2 (2.47%) C#
3 2 (2.47%) PHP
3 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.23%) C
4 1 (1.23%) Perl
4 1 (1.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (17.28%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (12.35%) CCNP
3 6 (7.41%) CCNA
4 5 (6.17%) CCIE
5 2 (2.47%) CCIE Security
5 2 (2.47%) CCVP
5 2 (2.47%) Degree
5 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (23.46%) Cyber Essentials
1 19 (23.46%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 19 (23.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (28.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (27.16%) Active Directory
3 7 (8.64%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.70%) Docker
4 3 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.47%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (29.63%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (4.94%) Ansible
3 3 (3.70%) Kubernetes
3 3 (3.70%) Nagios
4 2 (2.47%) SCCM
5 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (44.44%) Cisco
2 35 (43.21%) Microsoft
3 29 (35.80%) VMware
4 3 (3.70%) Splunk
5 2 (2.47%) Apple
5 2 (2.47%) Avaya
5 2 (2.47%) Blue Coat
5 2 (2.47%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.47%) Kaseya
5 2 (2.47%) Polycom
5 2 (2.47%) Qualys
6 1 (1.23%) BT
6 1 (1.23%) Genesys
6 1 (1.23%) HP
6 1 (1.23%) NetApp
6 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.23%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.23%) Sonus
6 1 (1.23%) Sophos
6 1 (1.23%) Tandberg