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

Unified Communications
London > Central London
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 321 316 381
Rank change year-on-year -5 +65 +21
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 75 52 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.53% 0.42% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.28% 2.39% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 62 45 44
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -15.38% +18.18%
10th Percentile £49,125 £27,400 £52,500
90th Percentile £88,425 £78,250 £86,250
London median annual salary £60,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.24% -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 2,288 2,173 2,612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 16.02% 17.49% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,043 1,966 2,219
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 June 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 June 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 -11 53 £67,500 +22.73% 6
West End of London - 3 £70,000 - 2
Unified Communications
London

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 35 (46.67%) Cisco
2 32 (42.67%) VoIP
3 27 (36.00%) Finance
4 26 (34.67%) VMware
4 26 (34.67%) Skype
5 25 (33.33%) Skype for Business
6 24 (32.00%) Office 365
6 24 (32.00%) Data Centre
7 23 (30.67%) Cisco CUCM
7 23 (30.67%) WAN
8 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
9 20 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (25.33%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
11 18 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 18 (24.00%) Capacity Management
11 18 (24.00%) Cyber Essentials
11 18 (24.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 17 (22.67%) LAN
13 16 (21.33%) Legal
13 16 (21.33%) Presales
14 15 (20.00%) PBX
15 13 (17.33%) Active Directory
15 13 (17.33%) Project Management
15 13 (17.33%) Amazon AWS
16 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 12 (16.00%) Network Design
17 11 (14.67%) Windows
18 10 (13.33%) CCNP
18 10 (13.33%) PRINCE2

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 25 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 6 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.33%) CMS
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.33%) JBoss
5 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (24.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (32.00%) Office 365
2 13 (17.33%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.67%) SaaS
5 1 (1.33%) G Suite
5 1 (1.33%) IaaS
5 1 (1.33%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (42.67%) VoIP
2 26 (34.67%) Skype
3 23 (30.67%) WAN
4 17 (22.67%) LAN
5 15 (20.00%) PBX
6 9 (12.00%) Wireless
6 9 (12.00%) Wireless Security
7 6 (8.00%) IP Telephony
8 5 (6.67%) DHCP
8 5 (6.67%) DNS
9 3 (4.00%) BGP
9 3 (4.00%) H.323
9 3 (4.00%) ISDN
9 3 (4.00%) MGCP
9 3 (4.00%) MPLS
9 3 (4.00%) OSPF
9 3 (4.00%) Q.931
9 3 (4.00%) QSIG
9 3 (4.00%) RIP
9 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
General
1 27 (36.00%) Finance
2 16 (21.33%) Legal
3 8 (10.67%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.00%) Law
5 4 (5.33%) Banking
6 2 (2.67%) Billing
7 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (10.67%) Project Manager
2 8 (10.67%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (8.00%) Architect
3 6 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 5 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) Senior Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (5.33%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Presales Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) REST
2 3 (4.00%) .NET
2 3 (4.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (4.00%) SOAP
2 3 (4.00%) Web Services
3 2 (2.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.67%) WCF
3 2 (2.67%) XMPP
4 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.33%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (5.33%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.67%) Clustering
4 2 (2.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Windows
2 8 (10.67%) Linux
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.00%) Capacity Management
2 16 (21.33%) Presales
3 13 (17.33%) Project Management
4 12 (16.00%) Network Design
5 10 (13.33%) Migration
5 10 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 7 (9.33%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (6.67%) Acceptance Criteria
7 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 4 (5.33%) ITIL
8 4 (5.33%) Project Governance
9 3 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.00%) Business Continuity
9 3 (4.00%) CRM
9 3 (4.00%) Demand Generation
9 3 (4.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.00%) Line Management
9 3 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (4.00%) Translating Business Requirements
10 2 (2.67%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.33%) SQL
2 5 (6.67%) Java
3 2 (2.67%) C#
3 2 (2.67%) PHP
3 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.33%) C
4 1 (1.33%) Perl
4 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (25.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (13.33%) CCNP
3 9 (12.00%) CCIE
4 6 (8.00%) Degree
5 5 (6.67%) CCNA
6 4 (5.33%) CCVP
6 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.00%) CCIE Data Center
7 3 (4.00%) MCSE
8 2 (2.67%) CCIE Security
8 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.33%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (1.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (24.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 18 (24.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 18 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (17.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.00%) Docker
3 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.33%) XenApp
4 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (30.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (5.33%) Ansible
2 4 (5.33%) SCCM
3 3 (4.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.00%) Nagios
4 1 (1.33%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco CME
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (46.67%) Cisco
2 26 (34.67%) VMware
3 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.00%) Citrix
4 3 (4.00%) Splunk
5 2 (2.67%) Apple
5 2 (2.67%) Avaya
5 2 (2.67%) Blue Coat
5 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.67%) Kaseya
5 2 (2.67%) Polycom
5 2 (2.67%) Qualys
6 1 (1.33%) Genesys
6 1 (1.33%) Mitel
6 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.33%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.33%) Sonus