Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Unified Communications Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications (UC) Engineer
England > London
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 744 796 806
Rank change year-on-year +52 +10 +83
Permanent jobs requiring a Unified Communications Engineer 43 54 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.065% 0.073% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.077% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 35 47 31
London median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +4.35% +23.66%
10th Percentile £32,500 £48,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £71,000 £102,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year +2.80% +9.74% +3.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 63,449 70,382 71,081
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.34% 94.77% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 52,082 55,791 61,160
London median annual salary £60,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.83% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,625 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

Unified Communications Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Unified Communications Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications Engineer in London

Unified Communications Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications Engineer in London

Unified Communications Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications Engineer in London over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications Engineer in London

Unified Communications Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Central London -3 7 £50,000 -16.67%
West London +26 3 £45,000 -10.00%
East London - 3 £56,500 -
South London - 1 - -
Unified Communications Engineer
England

Unified Communications Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, Unified Communications Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Unified Communications Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (72.09%) Unified Communications
2 24 (55.81%) Cisco
3 22 (51.16%) Skype
3 22 (51.16%) Skype for Business
4 19 (44.19%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (39.53%) VoIP
6 16 (37.21%) CCNP
7 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
8 13 (30.23%) Firewall
9 12 (27.91%) Cisco CUCM
10 11 (25.58%) XMPP
10 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
11 9 (20.93%) SaaS
11 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 8 (18.60%) VPN
12 8 (18.60%) CCNA
12 8 (18.60%) Avaya
12 8 (18.60%) H.323
13 7 (16.28%) Change Management
13 7 (16.28%) DHCP
13 7 (16.28%) DNS
13 7 (16.28%) ISDN
13 7 (16.28%) PaaS
13 7 (16.28%) IaaS
14 6 (13.95%) Asterisk PBX
14 6 (13.95%) GENBAND
14 6 (13.95%) Sonus
14 6 (13.95%) Dialogic
14 6 (13.95%) BroadSoft
14 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills

Unified Communications Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 22 (51.16%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.93%) SaaS
2 7 (16.28%) IaaS
2 7 (16.28%) PaaS
3 3 (6.98%) Mimecast
3 3 (6.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (72.09%) Unified Communications
2 22 (51.16%) Skype
3 17 (39.53%) VoIP
4 13 (30.23%) Firewall
5 11 (25.58%) TCP/IP
6 8 (18.60%) H.323
6 8 (18.60%) VPN
7 7 (16.28%) DHCP
7 7 (16.28%) DNS
7 7 (16.28%) ISDN
8 6 (13.95%) Asterisk PBX
8 6 (13.95%) MPLS
8 6 (13.95%) Telepresence
9 5 (11.63%) NAS
9 5 (11.63%) SSL
9 5 (11.63%) WebEx
10 4 (9.30%) LAN
10 4 (9.30%) WAN
11 3 (6.98%) MGCP
11 3 (6.98%) Wireless
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Advertising
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Law
3 3 (6.98%) Legal
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) XMPP
2 1 (2.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) NHS
2 5 (11.63%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.98%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (6.98%) Video\Live Streaming
3 3 (6.98%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.33%) BYOD
5 1 (2.33%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (16.28%) Change Management
3 5 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (9.30%) Migration
5 3 (6.98%) High Availability
6 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.65%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (4.65%) ITIL
6 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.65%) Project Management
6 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.33%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 19 (44.19%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (37.21%) CCNP
3 8 (18.60%) CCNA
4 4 (9.30%) Avaya Certification
5 3 (6.98%) CCDA
5 3 (6.98%) CCVP
6 1 (2.33%) MOS
6 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (27.91%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (4.65%) SCCM
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 24 (55.81%) Cisco
2 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.60%) Avaya
4 6 (13.95%) BroadSoft
4 6 (13.95%) Dialogic
4 6 (13.95%) GENBAND
4 6 (13.95%) Sonus
5 3 (6.98%) BT
6 2 (4.65%) Nortel
6 2 (4.65%) Verint
7 1 (2.33%) Mitel
7 1 (2.33%) Red Box
7 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.33%) Speakerbus