Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 193 215
Rank change year-on-year -22 +22 +27
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 13 41 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.79% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.69% 4.92% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 34
East Midlands median annual salary £36,750 £35,250 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.26% -9.03% -13.89%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £22,298
90th Percentile £72,000 £62,300 £47,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -14.29%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 770 834 1,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.06% 16.11% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 610 678 807
East Midlands median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Unified Communications as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in the East Midlands

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Unified Communications in the East Midlands

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in the East Midlands

Unified Communications
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Northamptonshire -27 6 £39,125 +5.74% 1
Nottinghamshire +26 5 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Derbyshire -19 1 £35,000 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £18,500 -
Unified Communications
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) LAN
4 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 6 (46.15%) DHCP
4 6 (46.15%) DNS
4 6 (46.15%) SCCM
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) SLA
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) CCNA
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 3 (23.08%) Service Design
7 3 (23.08%) Patch Management
7 3 (23.08%) Security Patching
7 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
7 3 (23.08%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
7 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
7 3 (23.08%) Office 365
7 3 (23.08%) Analytics
7 3 (23.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (23.08%) Skype
7 3 (23.08%) BitLocker
7 3 (23.08%) Proactive Monitoring

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) DHCP
2 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
2 6 (46.15%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) PBX
3 3 (23.08%) Skype
3 3 (23.08%) VLAN
3 3 (23.08%) VoIP
3 3 (23.08%) WLAN
4 1 (7.69%) NAS
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Head of Infrastructure
1 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Support
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Exchange Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Server Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Antivirus Management
3 3 (23.08%) Availability Management
3 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
3 3 (23.08%) Customer-Centricity
3 3 (23.08%) Patch Management
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
3 3 (23.08%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (23.08%) Security Patching
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Design
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNA
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 14001
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) BitLocker
2 3 (23.08%) Firmware
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 3 (23.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) HP NNM
2 3 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (23.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (23.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) McAfee
3 3 (23.08%) Nimble Storage
3 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
3 3 (23.08%) Sophos
3 3 (23.08%) Symantec
4 2 (15.38%) Veeam