Period
to 18 May 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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 213 229 308
Rank change year-on-year +16 +79 -1
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 24 41 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.48% 0.57% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.29% 4.45% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15 39 28
10th Percentile " £52,471 £30,275
25th Percentile £40,625 £65,000 £40,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £72,500 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year -17.24% +39.42% -15.45%
75th Percentile £74,375 £83,750 £66,563
90th Percentile £90,000 £100,000 £70,625
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +18.18% -8.33%

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 454 921 1,302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.12% 12.75% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 405 822 1,183
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £29,800
25th Percentile £49,250 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £64,236 £57,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.71% -4.17% +4.35%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £88,750 £91,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 18 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 May 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 14 (58.33%) Cisco
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) Social Skills
3 10 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (33.33%) ITIL
6 7 (29.17%) Citrix
6 7 (29.17%) VMware
7 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (25.00%) COBIT
8 5 (20.83%) B2B
9 4 (16.67%) C#
9 4 (16.67%) SQL
9 4 (16.67%) VB
9 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
9 4 (16.67%) Project Management
9 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft 365
9 4 (16.67%) Presales
9 4 (16.67%) Analytics
9 4 (16.67%) Degree
9 4 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
9 4 (16.67%) AWS
9 4 (16.67%) Product Management
9 4 (16.67%) Presentation Skills
10 3 (12.50%) H.323
10 3 (12.50%) Banking

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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) AWS
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (8.33%) Azure
2 2 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 1 (4.17%) Azure Sentinel
3 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.17%) GCP
3 1 (4.17%) Google Workspace
3 1 (4.17%) IaaS
3 1 (4.17%) OneDrive
3 1 (4.17%) PaaS
3 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) H.323
1 3 (12.50%) MGCP
1 3 (12.50%) VoIP
2 2 (8.33%) BGP
2 2 (8.33%) BIG-IP
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (8.33%) Extranet
2 2 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) Network Security
2 2 (8.33%) NX-OS
2 2 (8.33%) Sourcefire
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (8.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
1 11 (45.83%) Social Skills
2 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (16.67%) Presentation Skills
4 3 (12.50%) Banking
5 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
6 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Unified Communications Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Systems Developer
3 2 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Account Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Communications Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Compliance Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Operational Security Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Operational Support Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Operations Support Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Presales Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Security Compliance Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Security Operations Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Account Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
1 1 (4.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (20.83%) B2B
5 4 (16.67%) Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) Presales
5 4 (16.67%) Product Management
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Change Control
6 2 (8.33%) Compliance Management
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.33%) DNA
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure as Code
6 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 1 (4.17%) Digital Banking
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C#
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
1 4 (16.67%) VB
2 2 (8.33%) PHP
2 2 (8.33%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CCIE
2 2 (8.33%) CCNP
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) COBIT
2 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (8.33%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (8.33%) Terraform
3 1 (4.17%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.17%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) Citrix
2 7 (29.17%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) EMC
3 2 (8.33%) ExtraHop
3 2 (8.33%) F5
3 2 (8.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (8.33%) Radianz
3 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.17%) Genesys
4 1 (4.17%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) iManage
4 1 (4.17%) Remedy