Period
to 25 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 25 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 205 280 291
Rank change year-on-year +75 +11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 18 25 45
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.39% 0.28% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.07% 2.20% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 38
Median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -25.71% +52.17%
10th Percentile £40,625 £40,300 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £84,250 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,569 £75,000
% change year-on-year +4.22% -23.24% +36.36%

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 the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 442 1,137 1,313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.46% 12.51% 12.67%
Number of salaries quoted 389 1,008 1,179
Median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £40,550 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.65% +3.64% +4.76%

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in the City of London

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Unified Communications in the City of London.

Salary trend for Unified Communications in the City of London

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unified Communications in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Cisco
3 8 (44.44%) Analytics
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
4 7 (38.89%) VoIP
4 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) VMware
4 7 (38.89%) Banking
5 5 (27.78%) B2B
5 5 (27.78%) AWS
6 4 (22.22%) Degree
6 4 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (22.22%) Product Management
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft 365
6 4 (22.22%) Palo Alto
6 4 (22.22%) Presales
6 4 (22.22%) NICE Systems
6 4 (22.22%) Terraform
6 4 (22.22%) WAN
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) VB
6 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 4 (22.22%) C#
6 4 (22.22%) DNS
6 4 (22.22%) BGP
6 4 (22.22%) CCIE
6 4 (22.22%) Citrix
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) AWS
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (16.67%) Azure
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (5.56%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 1 (5.56%) IaaS
5 1 (5.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
1 7 (38.89%) VoIP
2 4 (22.22%) BGP
2 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (16.67%) Extranet
3 3 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (16.67%) H.323
3 3 (16.67%) LAN
3 3 (16.67%) MGCP
3 3 (16.67%) Network Security
3 3 (16.67%) OSPF
3 3 (16.67%) Sourcefire
3 3 (16.67%) VPN
3 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (16.67%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (38.89%) Banking
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Architect
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Architect
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Systems Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Account Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Presales Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Technical Account Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Mobility Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XMPP
2 2 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) PKI
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Analytics
2 5 (27.78%) B2B
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) Predictive Analytics
3 4 (22.22%) Presales
3 4 (22.22%) Product Management
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) DNA
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
4 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
1 4 (22.22%) VB
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
2 3 (16.67%) Python
2 3 (16.67%) R
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CCIE
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware NSX
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (22.22%) Terraform
3 3 (16.67%) Ansible
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (16.67%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (5.56%) Cacti
4 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (5.56%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Cisco
3 7 (38.89%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) Avaya
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) NICE Systems
4 4 (22.22%) Palo Alto
5 3 (16.67%) ExtraHop
5 3 (16.67%) F5
5 3 (16.67%) Radianz
5 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) iManage
6 1 (5.56%) Veeam