Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
London > Central London
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 309 289 369
Rank change year-on-year -20 +80 +55
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 84 74 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.59% 0.60% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.42% 3.61% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 73 62 34
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £53,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +49.53% -23.57% +27.27%
10th Percentile £53,900 £39,375 £33,600
90th Percentile £97,500 £89,875 £83,625
London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% -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 1,899 2,051 2,304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 13.42% 16.61% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,692 1,833 1,964
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,025 £29,810 £30,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -31 59 £80,000 +47.47% 8
West End of London - 3 £70,000 - 3
Unified Communications
London

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 50 (59.52%) Data Centre
2 42 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (46.43%) Microsoft
4 33 (39.29%) Active Directory
5 32 (38.10%) Microsoft Office
5 32 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
6 31 (36.90%) Project Management
7 30 (35.71%) Cisco
8 26 (30.95%) Hybrid Cloud
9 23 (27.38%) Office 365
10 21 (25.00%) PRINCE2
10 21 (25.00%) Migration
11 20 (23.81%) VoIP
12 18 (21.43%) VMware
13 17 (20.24%) Firewall
13 17 (20.24%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (19.05%) Skype
14 16 (19.05%) Infrastructure Transformation
14 16 (19.05%) Acceptance Criteria
14 16 (19.05%) WAN
15 15 (17.86%) Skype for Business
16 14 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
16 14 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (15.48%) SaaS
18 11 (13.10%) PaaS
18 11 (13.10%) Presales
18 11 (13.10%) CCNP
18 11 (13.10%) LAN
18 11 (13.10%) Finance
19 9 (10.71%) 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 15 (17.86%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (38.10%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 42 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (38.10%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (27.38%) Office 365
4 13 (15.48%) SaaS
5 11 (13.10%) PaaS
6 1 (1.19%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.81%) VoIP
2 17 (20.24%) Firewall
3 16 (19.05%) Skype
3 16 (19.05%) WAN
4 11 (13.10%) LAN
5 7 (8.33%) Wireless
6 6 (7.14%) Telepresence
7 5 (5.95%) Wireless Security
8 4 (4.76%) DHCP
8 4 (4.76%) DNS
8 4 (4.76%) IP Telephony
8 4 (4.76%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.57%) MPLS
9 3 (3.57%) OSPF
9 3 (3.57%) VPN
10 2 (2.38%) BGP
10 2 (2.38%) EIGRP
10 2 (2.38%) MGCP
10 2 (2.38%) Q.931
10 2 (2.38%) QSIG
General
1 11 (13.10%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Law
2 9 (10.71%) Legal
3 6 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (30.95%) Programme Manager
2 18 (21.43%) Infrastructure Manager
3 15 (17.86%) Analyst
4 8 (9.52%) Voice Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) Architect
5 7 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
5 7 (8.33%) Consultant
6 6 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
7 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (5.95%) IT Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.95%) Security Manager
7 5 (5.95%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) AWS Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) Collaboration Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) XMPP
2 2 (2.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 50 (59.52%) Data Centre
2 26 (30.95%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.38%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.19%) Fintech
5 1 (1.19%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.14%) Windows
2 3 (3.57%) Linux
2 3 (3.57%) Windows 10
2 3 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.90%) Project Management
2 21 (25.00%) Migration
2 21 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 16 (19.05%) Acceptance Criteria
3 16 (19.05%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 11 (13.10%) Presales
5 9 (10.71%) DevOps
5 9 (10.71%) Network Design
6 8 (9.52%) Capacity Management
7 7 (8.33%) IT Strategy
8 5 (5.95%) Change Management
8 5 (5.95%) ITIL
8 5 (5.95%) Resource Management
8 5 (5.95%) Service Management
9 4 (4.76%) High Availability
9 4 (4.76%) Project Governance
10 3 (3.57%) People Management
10 3 (3.57%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (3.57%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (2.38%) SQL
1 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.19%) C
2 1 (1.19%) Java
2 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (13.10%) CCNP
3 6 (7.14%) CCNA
4 5 (5.95%) CCIE
5 3 (3.57%) Degree
6 2 (2.38%) CCIE Security
6 2 (2.38%) CCVP
6 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.19%) MCSE
7 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.19%) PMP
7 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) Cyber Essentials
1 8 (9.52%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 8 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 33 (39.29%) Active Directory
2 17 (20.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.19%) Ansible
2 1 (1.19%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 30 (35.71%) Cisco
3 18 (21.43%) VMware
4 5 (5.95%) Avaya
5 4 (4.76%) Polycom
6 3 (3.57%) BT
6 3 (3.57%) Tandberg
7 2 (2.38%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.38%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.38%) NetApp
7 2 (2.38%) Verint
8 1 (1.19%) F5
8 1 (1.19%) Genesys
8 1 (1.19%) HP
8 1 (1.19%) Mitel
8 1 (1.19%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.19%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.19%) Sonus
8 1 (1.19%) Sophos
8 1 (1.19%) Splunk