The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Communications
England / East of England
Rank 220 230 257
Rank change year-on-year +10 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 27 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.45% 0.53% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.78% 2.67% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 13
Median salary £44,250 £52,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.90% +15.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,900 £40,600 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  

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 East of England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 971 1458 1553
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 16.09% 19.81% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 734 1203 1185
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -4.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications in the East of England

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in the East of England

Unified Communications
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +10 14 £46,250 -11.05% 1
Cambridgeshire +18 9 £43,500 +3.57% 5
Bedfordshire - 3 £60,000 - 1
Essex +5 1 - -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 East of England region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 33 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 27 (52.94%) Cisco
3 26 (50.98%) Skype for Business
4 17 (33.33%) Skype
5 15 (29.41%) Office 365
5 15 (29.41%) ITIL
5 15 (29.41%) Windows
6 14 (27.45%) Linux
6 14 (27.45%) Windows Server
7 13 (25.49%) DNS
8 11 (21.57%) Active Directory
8 11 (21.57%) Citrix
8 11 (21.57%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (21.57%) DHCP
8 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
9 10 (19.61%) Data Centre
9 10 (19.61%) HP
9 10 (19.61%) CCNA
9 10 (19.61%) Firewall
10 9 (17.65%) VMware
10 9 (17.65%) VPN
10 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
11 8 (15.69%) Dell
11 8 (15.69%) SAN
11 8 (15.69%) NetApp
11 8 (15.69%) Mac OS X
11 8 (15.69%) Backup Exec
11 8 (15.69%) Business Continuity
11 8 (15.69%) Web Filtering

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 26 (50.98%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.96%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Cisco SocialMiner
1 1 (1.96%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (29.41%) Office 365
2 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (15.69%) Mimecast
4 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.88%) IaaS
5 2 (3.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (33.33%) Skype
2 13 (25.49%) DNS
3 11 (21.57%) DHCP
4 10 (19.61%) Firewall
5 9 (17.65%) VPN
6 8 (15.69%) SAN
7 7 (13.73%) LAN
8 6 (11.76%) VoIP
8 6 (11.76%) WAN
9 4 (7.84%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (7.84%) Wireless
10 3 (5.88%) Internet
10 3 (5.88%) PBX
10 3 (5.88%) PSTN
10 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (5.88%) WLAN
11 2 (3.92%) ISDN
11 2 (3.92%) Kerberos
11 2 (3.92%) LDAP
11 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
1 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Billing
2 1 (1.96%) Games
2 1 (1.96%) Marketing
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (15.69%) 3rd Line Support
1 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Support
2 7 (13.73%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 6 (11.76%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Architect
5 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (5.88%) IT Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) IT Support
5 3 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Network Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Network Support
5 3 (5.88%) Network Support Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Senior IT Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Senior IT Support
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Java SE
1 1 (1.96%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.92%) IVR
3 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) 3D Printing
4 1 (1.96%) Blog
4 1 (1.96%) Handset
4 1 (1.96%) PKI
4 1 (1.96%) Replication
4 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Windows
2 14 (27.45%) Linux
2 14 (27.45%) Windows Server
3 8 (15.69%) Mac OS X
4 4 (7.84%) Unix
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) ITIL
2 8 (15.69%) Business Continuity
2 8 (15.69%) Customer Engagement
2 8 (15.69%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (15.69%) Web Filtering
3 5 (9.80%) Identity Management
4 4 (7.84%) Migration
4 4 (7.84%) Project Management
5 3 (5.88%) Business Transformation
5 3 (5.88%) Change Management
5 3 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (5.88%) IT Strategy
5 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.88%) Product Management
5 3 (5.88%) SOA
5 3 (5.88%) Time Management
5 3 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.92%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.96%) Perl
2 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (19.61%) CCNA
3 4 (7.84%) CCNP
3 4 (7.84%) Degree
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.88%) MCP
5 2 (3.92%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.92%) CCENT
5 2 (3.92%) MCSA
6 1 (1.96%) CCIE
6 1 (1.96%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (1.96%) CCSP
6 1 (1.96%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.96%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.96%) MCSE
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
3 8 (15.69%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.92%) XenApp
5 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) Backup Exec
1 8 (15.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 8 (15.69%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (9.80%) SCOM
3 4 (7.84%) SCCM
4 2 (3.92%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 33 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 27 (52.94%) Cisco
3 11 (21.57%) Citrix
4 10 (19.61%) HP
5 9 (17.65%) VMware
6 8 (15.69%) Dell
6 8 (15.69%) NetApp
6 8 (15.69%) Veeam
7 2 (3.92%) 3Com
7 2 (3.92%) Avaya
7 2 (3.92%) Draytek
7 2 (3.92%) NETGEAR
7 2 (3.92%) ZyXEL
8 1 (1.96%) Adobe
8 1 (1.96%) Computacenter
8 1 (1.96%) Juniper
8 1 (1.96%) Mitel
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle
8 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.96%) Sybase
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £41000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
The SmartList
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The SmartList
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The SmartList
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £41000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago