Period
to 28 November 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 28 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 244 180 307
Rank change year-on-year -64 +127 -13
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 16 25 21
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.63% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.04% 5.10% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 19
10th Percentile £55,625 £70,925 £39,000
25th Percentile £61,250 £81,250 £53,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £82,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.15% +26.92% -19.25%
75th Percentile £74,688 £89,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £137,500 £87,800
Central London median annual salary £66,250 £82,500 £59,000
% change year-on-year -19.70% +39.83% -26.25%

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 526 490 1,269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.65% 12.30% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 470 434 1,115
10th Percentile £31,250 £41,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £50,898 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £70,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.71% +21.74% +4.55%
75th Percentile £81,250 £85,000 £76,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £97,500 £89,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +17.39% +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 28 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (62.50%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Azure
4 6 (37.50%) Avaya
5 5 (31.25%) Banking
5 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
5 5 (31.25%) SaaS
6 4 (25.00%) Power BI
6 4 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (25.00%) CASB
6 4 (25.00%) Power Platform
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (25.00%) Mitel
6 4 (25.00%) Smartphone
6 4 (25.00%) Application Packaging
6 4 (25.00%) SCCM
6 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (25.00%) PBX
7 3 (18.75%) WAN
7 3 (18.75%) DevOps
7 3 (18.75%) SD-WAN
7 3 (18.75%) WebEx
8 2 (12.50%) Product Management
8 2 (12.50%) Social Skills
8 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
8 2 (12.50%) Presales
8 2 (12.50%) Law

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 (6.25%) nginx
1 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Azure
2 5 (31.25%) SaaS
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (25.00%) Power Platform
4 2 (12.50%) AWS
5 1 (6.25%) IaaS
5 1 (6.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) PBX
2 3 (18.75%) SD-WAN
2 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) WebEx
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security
4 1 (6.25%) Skype
4 1 (6.25%) SMS
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) tcpdump
4 1 (6.25%) Telnet
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.25%) ArangoDB
General
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Law
2 2 (12.50%) Social Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Documentation Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Administrator
1 6 (37.50%) Voice Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) IT Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Collaboration Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Audio Visual Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Sales Professional
4 1 (6.25%) Product Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Professional Services Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Professional Services Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Sales Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Kafka
1 1 (6.25%) WebRTC
1 1 (6.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Business Development
3 2 (12.50%) Communications Security
3 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (12.50%) Presales
3 2 (12.50%) Product Management
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.25%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Document Management
4 1 (6.25%) ISMS
4 1 (6.25%) IT Governance
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) CASB
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Grafana
2 1 (6.25%) HAProxy
2 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
2 1 (6.25%) Prometheus
2 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) Avaya
4 4 (25.00%) Mitel
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) Speakerbus
5 1 (6.25%) Splunk
5 1 (6.25%) VMware