Period
to 21 April 2018

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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 297 301 321
Rank change year-on-year +4 +20 +40
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 78 54 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.60% 0.44% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.48% 2.77% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 55 44 49
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £43,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.09% -17.31% +15.56%
10th Percentile £24,300 £24,425 £39,600
90th Percentile £63,250 £58,375 £70,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £46,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +13.51% -2.63% -5.00%

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 2,240 1,952 2,668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.33% 15.84% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,756 1,523 2,169
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +4.65%

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 21 April 2018.

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 21 April 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
Hertfordshire +1 45 £60,000 +41.18% 11
Norfolk - 20 £35,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +25 5 £54,202 +66.78%
Essex +14 5 £72,500 +26.09%
Suffolk - 3 £35,577 -
Unified Communications
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 of England region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 62 (79.49%) Microsoft
2 37 (47.44%) Skype for Business
3 34 (43.59%) Skype
4 33 (42.31%) Problem-Solving
5 31 (39.74%) Windows
6 30 (38.46%) WAN
7 29 (37.18%) LAN
7 29 (37.18%) Firewall
8 28 (35.90%) Cisco
9 26 (33.33%) Apple
9 26 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 26 (33.33%) Apple iOS
10 25 (32.05%) Wi-Fi
11 23 (29.49%) Citrix
12 20 (25.64%) ITIL
12 20 (25.64%) CheckPoint
12 20 (25.64%) High Availability
12 20 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
13 19 (24.36%) Advertising
14 18 (23.08%) Project Management
15 15 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
15 15 (19.23%) TCP/IP
15 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (19.23%) IP Telephony
15 15 (19.23%) Degree
16 13 (16.67%) Supplier Management
16 13 (16.67%) Resource Management
16 13 (16.67%) Management Information System
16 13 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
16 13 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus

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 37 (47.44%) Skype for Business
2 6 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.41%) IIS
4 4 (5.13%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (8.97%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (8.97%) Amazon Glacier
3 7 (8.97%) Amazon S3
3 7 (8.97%) Amazon SQS
3 7 (8.97%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (8.97%) AWS CloudTrail
3 7 (8.97%) Office 365
3 7 (8.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (3.85%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.28%) IaaS
5 1 (1.28%) PaaS
5 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (43.59%) Skype
2 30 (38.46%) WAN
3 29 (37.18%) Firewall
3 29 (37.18%) LAN
4 25 (32.05%) Wi-Fi
5 15 (19.23%) IP Telephony
5 15 (19.23%) TCP/IP
6 13 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (16.67%) NetScaler
7 10 (12.82%) VoIP
7 10 (12.82%) Wireless
8 8 (10.26%) VPN
9 7 (8.97%) VLAN
10 5 (6.41%) DHCP
10 5 (6.41%) MPLS
11 3 (3.85%) DNS
11 3 (3.85%) SAN
11 3 (3.85%) WLAN
12 2 (2.56%) OSPF
12 2 (2.56%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.82%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (6.41%) Power BI
4 3 (3.85%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (2.56%) ReSharper
3 2 (2.56%) TestComplete
General
1 19 (24.36%) Advertising
2 5 (6.41%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Marketing
3 2 (2.56%) Retail
3 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (25.64%) Team Leader
2 12 (15.38%) Network Team Leader
3 9 (11.54%) QA Engineer
4 8 (10.26%) Technical Leader
4 8 (10.26%) Technical Team Leader
5 7 (8.97%) Network Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Product Manager
5 7 (8.97%) QA Test Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) QA Tester
5 7 (8.97%) Software QA Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Software QA Tester
5 7 (8.97%) Software Test Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Software Tester
5 7 (8.97%) Test Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Tester
6 6 (7.69%) Sales Executive
6 6 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Telesales Executive
7 5 (6.41%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) .NET
1 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (7.69%) WPF
2 4 (5.13%) Silverlight
3 2 (2.56%) .NET Core
3 2 (2.56%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.56%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.56%) D3.js
3 2 (2.56%) HTML
3 2 (2.56%) HTML5
3 2 (2.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 13 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.97%) Fat Client
3 7 (8.97%) Thin Client
4 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.85%) NHS
6 2 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.56%) IVR
6 2 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 31 (39.74%) Windows
2 26 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 9 (11.54%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.13%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.85%) Linux
5 3 (3.85%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.31%) Problem-Solving
2 20 (25.64%) High Availability
2 20 (25.64%) ITIL
3 18 (23.08%) Project Management
4 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 13 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 9 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 8 (10.26%) Test Automation
8 7 (8.97%) Presales
9 6 (7.69%) Case Management
9 6 (7.69%) MVC
9 6 (7.69%) Telesales
9 6 (7.69%) Time Management
9 6 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.41%) BDD
10 5 (6.41%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.41%) Product Marketing
10 5 (6.41%) TDD
10 5 (6.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.82%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.69%) C#
3 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Degree
1 15 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (6.41%) CCNA
2 5 (6.41%) CCNP
2 5 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.28%) CCIE
3 1 (1.28%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (1.28%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (16.67%) FortiGate
2 5 (6.41%) Ansible
3 3 (3.85%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.56%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.28%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 62 (79.49%) Microsoft
2 28 (35.90%) Cisco
3 26 (33.33%) Apple
4 23 (29.49%) Citrix
5 20 (25.64%) CheckPoint
6 6 (7.69%) VMware
7 4 (5.13%) NetApp
7 4 (5.13%) Veeam
8 3 (3.85%) Avaya
8 3 (3.85%) Cerner
8 3 (3.85%) Dell
8 3 (3.85%) HP
8 3 (3.85%) Mitel
9 2 (2.56%) Brocade
9 2 (2.56%) Juniper
10 1 (1.28%) Aruba
10 1 (1.28%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.28%) Verint