Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 306 303 338
Rank change year-on-year -3 +35 +23
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 52 67 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.44% 0.51% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.28% 3.14% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 37 44 28
East of England median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -7.61% -16.36%
10th Percentile £30,750 £25,300 £36,825
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,375 £53,250
England median annual salary £50,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.22% -10.00% -4.76%

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 of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2285 2134 2679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.13% 16.12% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1727 2088
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,150 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -32 19 £46,500 +9.41% 1
Bedfordshire +36 13 £41,500 - 2
Norfolk - 11 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire -19 6 £42,500 +63.46%
Essex +21 3 £19,000 -66.96%
Unified Communications
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 36 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 27 (51.92%) Windows
3 24 (46.15%) Skype for Business
4 22 (42.31%) Cisco
5 16 (30.77%) Firewall
5 16 (30.77%) ITIL
5 16 (30.77%) LAN
5 16 (30.77%) VMware
5 16 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (28.85%) Skype
7 14 (26.92%) Veeam
7 14 (26.92%) Presales
7 14 (26.92%) WAN
7 14 (26.92%) NetApp
8 13 (25.00%) Apple
8 13 (25.00%) Apple iOS
9 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 12 (23.08%) Citrix
10 11 (21.15%) Windows 7
10 11 (21.15%) Office 365
10 11 (21.15%) Amazon RDS
10 11 (21.15%) Windows 10
11 10 (19.23%) Project Management
11 10 (19.23%) DHCP
11 10 (19.23%) VPN
11 10 (19.23%) DNS
11 10 (19.23%) Linux
12 9 (17.31%) HP

Unified Communications
Co-occurring 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 24 (46.15%) Skype for Business
2 4 (7.69%) IIS
3 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.92%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (21.15%) Office 365
3 9 (17.31%) Mimecast
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon Glacier
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon S3
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.85%) AWS CloudTrail
4 2 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) Firewall
1 16 (30.77%) LAN
2 15 (28.85%) Skype
3 14 (26.92%) WAN
4 10 (19.23%) DHCP
4 10 (19.23%) DNS
4 10 (19.23%) VPN
5 9 (17.31%) SAN
6 5 (9.62%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (7.69%) Telepresence
8 3 (5.77%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (5.77%) IP Telephony
8 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
8 3 (5.77%) VoIP
8 3 (5.77%) Wireless
9 2 (3.85%) SS7
9 2 (3.85%) VLAN
10 1 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.92%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.77%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
1 3 (5.77%) Marketing
1 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.85%) Advertising
2 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Support Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Consultant
3 9 (17.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Presales Consultant
5 7 (13.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (9.62%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Office 365 Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) QA Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Wintel Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
1 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (1.92%) Silverlight
1 1 (1.92%) WPF
1 1 (1.92%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.85%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (1.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (51.92%) Windows
2 16 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 13 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 11 (21.15%) Windows 10
4 11 (21.15%) Windows 7
5 10 (19.23%) Linux
6 9 (17.31%) Mac OS X
6 9 (17.31%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) ITIL
2 14 (26.92%) Presales
3 10 (19.23%) Project Management
4 9 (17.31%) Business Continuity
4 9 (17.31%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (17.31%) Web Filtering
5 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.54%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (11.54%) Network Design
6 5 (9.62%) Case Management
6 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (9.62%) DNA
6 5 (9.62%) Test Automation
6 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.69%) DevOps
8 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.77%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (5.77%) Product Marketing
8 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.92%) C#
2 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) CCNP
1 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.69%) Degree
3 3 (5.77%) CCNA
4 2 (3.85%) CCIE
4 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.92%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (1.92%) CCIE Service Provider
5 1 (1.92%) CCSP
5 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) QA
2 4 (7.69%) SLA
3 1 (1.92%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (17.31%) Hyper-V
2 9 (17.31%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) Backup Exec
2 6 (11.54%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (7.69%) Ansible
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 36 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 22 (42.31%) Cisco
3 16 (30.77%) VMware
4 14 (26.92%) NetApp
4 14 (26.92%) Veeam
5 13 (25.00%) Apple
6 12 (23.08%) Citrix
7 9 (17.31%) Dell
7 9 (17.31%) HP
8 2 (3.85%) Avaya
8 2 (3.85%) Bomgar
8 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.85%) Mitel
8 2 (3.85%) Remedy
9 1 (1.92%) Brocade
9 1 (1.92%) Green Hat
9 1 (1.92%) Juniper