Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 132 140
Rank change year-on-year +21 +8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 3 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.21% 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.53% 1.53% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Essex median annual salary £19,000 £57,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -66.96% +49.35% -20.62%
10th Percentile £18,500 £52,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £19,500 £59,750 £41,750
East of England median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% -7.61% -16.36%

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 Essex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 196 261 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 13.94% 12.17% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 176 200 276
Essex median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +13.71% -6.56%
10th Percentile £21,625 £24,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £68,750 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Unified Communications as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Essex

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications in Essex

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 Essex region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) SS7
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Communications Security
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) Bomgar
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Software Licensing
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE Service Provider
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (33.33%) CCSP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) SS7
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Communications Security
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE Service Provider
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCSP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Bomgar
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco