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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 243 279
Rank change year-on-year +33 +36  
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 27 16 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.52% 0.25% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.19% 1.52% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 28
Median salary £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +21.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £57,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £71,000 £69,875
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -10.00%  

Unified Communications is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 847 1053 1552
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 16.31% 16.51% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 745 919 1343
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Unified Communications as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in the City of London

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in the City of London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 22 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.78%) VoIP
3 15 (32.61%) WAN
4 14 (30.43%) Skype
5 13 (28.26%) Skype for Business
5 13 (28.26%) LAN
6 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
6 11 (23.91%) Windows
6 11 (23.91%) Finance
7 10 (21.74%) Telecoms
7 10 (21.74%) Avaya
7 10 (21.74%) Cisco
7 10 (21.74%) Presales
7 10 (21.74%) Windows Server
8 9 (19.57%) Data Centre
9 8 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (17.39%) CCNP
9 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (17.39%) Firewall
10 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
10 7 (15.22%) VPN
10 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
10 7 (15.22%) Customer Requirements
11 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (13.04%) MCSE
11 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
11 6 (13.04%) Project Management
11 6 (13.04%) MCITP

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 13 (28.26%) Skype for Business
2 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) VoIP
2 15 (32.61%) WAN
3 14 (30.43%) Skype
4 13 (28.26%) LAN
5 8 (17.39%) Firewall
6 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
6 7 (15.22%) VPN
7 5 (10.87%) ISDN
7 5 (10.87%) MPLS
7 5 (10.87%) Network Security
7 5 (10.87%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (8.70%) DWDM
8 4 (8.70%) Wireless
9 3 (6.52%) DNS
9 3 (6.52%) SAN
10 2 (4.35%) DHCP
10 2 (4.35%) PBX
10 2 (4.35%) VLAN
11 1 (2.17%) Ethereal
11 1 (2.17%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Lync Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Avaya Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Communications Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Engineering Manager
4 4 (8.70%) IT Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Audio Visual Technician
5 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Network Communications Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Avaya Voice Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Nortel Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Nortel Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) .NET
1 2 (4.35%) XMPP
2 1 (2.17%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.17%) COM
2 1 (2.17%) CSS
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.70%) NHS
4 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.17%) BYOD
5 1 (2.17%) Digital Signage
5 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Windows Server
3 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.35%) Linux
5 2 (4.35%) Unix
6 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Presales
2 7 (15.22%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (13.04%) Project Management
4 5 (10.87%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (8.70%) Statistics
6 2 (4.35%) Business Development
6 2 (4.35%) CRM
6 2 (4.35%) Email Marketing
6 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL
6 2 (4.35%) Line Management
6 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.35%) Logistics
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.35%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.35%) Software Licensing
6 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.35%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.35%) C
2 2 (4.35%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) C#
3 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.17%) Perl
3 1 (2.17%) PHP
3 1 (2.17%) Python
3 1 (2.17%) Ruby
3 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) CCNP
1 8 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.04%) MCITP
2 6 (13.04%) MCSE
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.87%) CCIE
4 2 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (2.17%) APMP
5 1 (2.17%) CCIE Service Provider
5 1 (2.17%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (2.17%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) Snort
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.17%) Cacti
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.17%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Avaya
2 10 (21.74%) Cisco
3 6 (13.04%) VMware
4 5 (10.87%) CheckPoint
4 5 (10.87%) Citrix
4 5 (10.87%) Nortel
4 5 (10.87%) Palo Alto
5 4 (8.70%) Mitel
6 3 (6.52%) Polycom
7 2 (4.35%) NetApp
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle
7 2 (4.35%) SAP
8 1 (2.17%) F5
8 1 (2.17%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.17%) IBM
8 1 (2.17%) Lotus
8 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.17%) Sonus
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Up to 10% Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus / Benefits / Training
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 43 minutes ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
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IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Travel Allowance, Bens
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago