Period
to 20 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 486 466 456
Rank change year-on-year -20 -10 +163
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 237 374 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.43% 0.56% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.28% 4.15% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 176 280 379
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% +9.52%
10th Percentile £36,125 £33,500 £33,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £92,625 £88,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% +16.67%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 7,222 9,005 10,760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 13.25% 13.36% 14.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5,941 7,357 8,838
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.85% +2.86%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £30,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in London

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications in London

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in London

Unified Communications
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 20 November 2019. 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 -24 37 £57,069 -28.66% 13
West London +15 6 £75,000 +158.62% 3
East London +20 4 £77,500 +37.17% 8
South London -1 3 £50,000 +117.39% 2
Unified Communications
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 88 (37.13%) Office 365
2 76 (32.07%) Microsoft
3 74 (31.22%) Degree
4 69 (29.11%) Cisco
5 68 (28.69%) Firewall
6 60 (25.32%) WAN
7 53 (22.36%) IT Strategy
8 52 (21.94%) MPLS
9 49 (20.68%) Skype
10 48 (20.25%) Azure
11 46 (19.41%) Skype for Business
12 45 (18.99%) Internet
13 44 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
13 44 (18.57%) Network Design
14 43 (18.14%) Cybersecurity
15 40 (16.88%) Business Development
15 40 (16.88%) Cisco Certification
15 40 (16.88%) ITIL
16 39 (16.46%) Project Management
16 39 (16.46%) Wireless
17 38 (16.03%) Windows
17 38 (16.03%) Presales
18 37 (15.61%) Google
19 36 (15.19%) Internet of Things
20 35 (14.77%) Telecoms
20 35 (14.77%) Data Centre
21 34 (14.35%) Programme Management
21 34 (14.35%) Active Directory
22 33 (13.92%) VoIP
23 32 (13.50%) VMware

Unified Communications
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 46 (19.41%) Skype for Business
2 18 (7.59%) SharePoint
3 12 (5.06%) MS Exchange
4 8 (3.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (2.11%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.27%) Apache
6 3 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.27%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.42%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.42%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (7.59%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.53%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.11%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.42%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 88 (37.13%) Office 365
2 48 (20.25%) Azure
3 31 (13.08%) G Suite
4 27 (11.39%) AWS
5 11 (4.64%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (4.22%) SaaS
7 9 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (2.11%) OneDrive
9 4 (1.69%) GCP
9 4 (1.69%) Mimecast
10 3 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.27%) Serverless
11 2 (0.84%) IaaS
11 2 (0.84%) PaaS
12 1 (0.42%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 1 (0.42%) Azure Stack
12 1 (0.42%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.42%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 68 (28.69%) Firewall
2 60 (25.32%) WAN
3 52 (21.94%) MPLS
4 49 (20.68%) Skype
5 45 (18.99%) Internet
6 39 (16.46%) Wireless
7 33 (13.92%) VoIP
8 28 (11.81%) LAN
9 21 (8.86%) WebEx
10 18 (7.59%) DNS
11 15 (6.33%) Network Security
11 15 (6.33%) VPN
12 13 (5.49%) TCP/IP
13 12 (5.06%) VPLS
14 11 (4.64%) DHCP
14 11 (4.64%) Ethernet
14 11 (4.64%) VLAN
15 10 (4.22%) SAN
15 10 (4.22%) Structured Cabling
16 8 (3.38%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.08%) Blockchain
2 7 (2.95%) Big Data
3 3 (1.27%) MySQL
3 3 (1.27%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.84%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.84%) MSI
3 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (14.77%) Telecoms
2 30 (12.66%) Finance
3 16 (6.75%) Marketing
4 8 (3.38%) Electronics
5 7 (2.95%) Brand Awareness
6 6 (2.53%) Law
7 5 (2.11%) Banking
7 5 (2.11%) Retail
8 4 (1.69%) Public Sector
9 3 (1.27%) Front Office
9 3 (1.27%) Mandarin Language
9 3 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.84%) Advertising
10 2 (0.84%) Back Office
10 2 (0.84%) French Language
10 2 (0.84%) Legal
11 1 (0.42%) Billing
11 1 (0.42%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.42%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (24.47%) Consultant
2 38 (16.03%) IT Consultant
3 36 (15.19%) Architect
4 28 (11.81%) Solutions Architect
5 24 (10.13%) IT Manager
6 20 (8.44%) Analyst
7 19 (8.02%) Support Engineer
8 16 (6.75%) Senior Manager
9 15 (6.33%) Infrastructure Manager
10 14 (5.91%) Senior Consultant
10 14 (5.91%) Senior IT Consultant
11 13 (5.49%) Senior IT Manager
12 12 (5.06%) Network Engineer
12 12 (5.06%) Project Manager
12 12 (5.06%) Unified Communications Engineer
12 12 (5.06%) Voice Engineer
13 11 (4.64%) Unified Communications Consultant
14 8 (3.38%) IT Engineer
14 8 (3.38%) IT Infrastructure Manager
14 8 (3.38%) Presales Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.95%) XMPP
2 5 (2.11%) .NET
2 5 (2.11%) Apache Thrift
2 5 (2.11%) REST
2 5 (2.11%) SOAP
2 5 (2.11%) WSDL
3 3 (1.27%) LAMP
4 1 (0.42%) CSS
4 1 (0.42%) HTML
4 1 (0.42%) Kafka
4 1 (0.42%) Spark Streaming
4 1 (0.42%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 36 (15.19%) Internet of Things
2 35 (14.77%) Data Centre
3 18 (7.59%) Management Information System
4 17 (7.17%) Self-Motivation
5 15 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (5.91%) Video Conferencing
7 13 (5.49%) Robotics
8 9 (3.80%) Public Cloud
9 8 (3.38%) CCTV
9 8 (3.38%) Fat Client
9 8 (3.38%) Thin Client
10 7 (2.95%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (2.11%) Handset
11 5 (2.11%) Mobile App
11 5 (2.11%) N-Tier
11 5 (2.11%) User Experience
12 4 (1.69%) Clustering
12 4 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 3 (1.27%) Video\Live Streaming
14 2 (0.84%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.03%) Windows
2 23 (9.70%) Linux
3 21 (8.86%) Windows 10
4 8 (3.38%) Windows 7
4 8 (3.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.42%) Android
6 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.42%) Unix
6 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (22.36%) IT Strategy
2 44 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (18.57%) Network Design
3 43 (18.14%) Cybersecurity
4 40 (16.88%) Business Development
4 40 (16.88%) ITIL
5 39 (16.46%) Project Management
6 38 (16.03%) Presales
7 34 (14.35%) Programme Management
8 32 (13.50%) Artificial Intelligence
8 32 (13.50%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 31 (13.08%) Business Transformation
9 31 (13.08%) Collaborative Working
9 31 (13.08%) Data Architecture
9 31 (13.08%) Data Privacy
9 31 (13.08%) Risk Assessment
10 27 (11.39%) Customer Requirements
11 19 (8.02%) PRINCE2
12 17 (7.17%) Project Delivery
13 14 (5.91%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.17%) C
1 17 (7.17%) PowerShell
2 10 (4.22%) Python
3 6 (2.53%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.11%) Java
5 3 (1.27%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.84%) SQL
7 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 74 (31.22%) Degree
2 40 (16.88%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (8.86%) CCNA
4 20 (8.44%) CCNP
5 16 (6.75%) CCIE
6 15 (6.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (3.38%) RIBA
10 6 (2.53%) APMP
10 6 (2.53%) MCSE
11 5 (2.11%) BICSI Certification
12 4 (1.69%) MCSA
12 4 (1.69%) PMI Certification
12 4 (1.69%) PMP
12 4 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (1.27%) CCNP Voice
13 3 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (1.27%) JNCIE
13 3 (1.27%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.53%) SLA
2 5 (2.11%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (1.69%) QA
4 2 (0.84%) COBIT
4 2 (0.84%) PMO
System Software
1 34 (14.35%) Active Directory
2 27 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.22%) XenApp
4 7 (2.95%) XenDesktop
5 6 (2.53%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 6 (2.53%) VMware NSX
6 5 (2.11%) Firmware
7 3 (1.27%) Docker
7 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (1.27%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.84%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (8.44%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (4.22%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (2.95%) Cisco CME
3 7 (2.95%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (2.53%) FortiGate
4 6 (2.53%) Nagios
4 6 (2.53%) SCCM
5 5 (2.11%) Ansible
5 5 (2.11%) Kubernetes
5 5 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.11%) Puppet
6 3 (1.27%) Terraform
7 2 (0.84%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.42%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.42%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.42%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 76 (32.07%) Microsoft
2 69 (29.11%) Cisco
3 37 (15.61%) Google
4 32 (13.50%) VMware
5 23 (9.70%) Citrix
6 21 (8.86%) Mitel
7 15 (6.33%) Polycom
8 11 (4.64%) Palo Alto
9 10 (4.22%) Avaya
9 10 (4.22%) HP
10 9 (3.80%) Brocade
11 8 (3.38%) F5
11 8 (3.38%) Nokia
12 7 (2.95%) BroadSoft
12 7 (2.95%) Juniper
12 7 (2.95%) Oracle
12 7 (2.95%) ServiceNow
13 6 (2.53%) AppDynamics
13 6 (2.53%) Splunk
14 5 (2.11%) Draytek