Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
England > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 605 408 488
Rank change year-on-year -197 +80 -15
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 129 103 232
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.43% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.16% 3.79% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 108 94 169
10th Percentile £39,925 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £45,875 £45,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.71% +16.67% -14.29%
75th Percentile £73,750 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £88,250 £89,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.43% +4.55% -8.33%

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 5,962 2,715 6,789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 11.68% 11.29% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3,971 2,263 5,669
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,000 £29,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £48,500 £39,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -
75th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in London

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Unified Communications in London.

Salary trend for Unified Communications in London

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unified Communications in London over the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

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 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -38 20 £70,000 -6.67% 5
West London -60 8 £60,000 +50.00% 3
South London - 1 - -
East London - 1 £50,500 - 6
Unified Communications
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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 55 (42.64%) Microsoft
2 54 (41.86%) Microsoft 365
3 51 (39.53%) ITIL
3 51 (39.53%) Windows
4 43 (33.33%) Cisco
5 42 (32.56%) Azure
6 38 (29.46%) Active Directory
7 27 (20.93%) SaaS
8 25 (19.38%) Service Delivery
9 24 (18.60%) Finance
10 22 (17.05%) ITSM
10 22 (17.05%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 21 (16.28%) Azure Active Directory
11 21 (16.28%) Firewall
11 21 (16.28%) LAN
12 20 (15.50%) Cybersecurity
13 18 (13.95%) WAN
13 18 (13.95%) Problem Management
13 18 (13.95%) SCCM
14 17 (13.18%) Windows Server
15 16 (12.40%) User Experience
15 16 (12.40%) SharePoint
16 15 (11.63%) Asset Management
16 15 (11.63%) Document Management
16 15 (11.63%) Knowledge Management
17 14 (10.85%) MS Exchange
17 14 (10.85%) VoIP
17 14 (10.85%) VMware
17 14 (10.85%) Microsoft Intune

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 16 (12.40%) SharePoint
2 14 (10.85%) MS Exchange
3 8 (6.20%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.55%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.55%) Confluence
5 1 (0.78%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.55%) Sage 200
1 2 (1.55%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 54 (41.86%) Microsoft 365
2 42 (32.56%) Azure
3 27 (20.93%) SaaS
4 21 (16.28%) Azure Active Directory
5 12 (9.30%) AWS
6 7 (5.43%) IaaS
7 5 (3.88%) PaaS
7 5 (3.88%) Power Platform
8 4 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (3.10%) OneDrive
9 2 (1.55%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 2 (1.55%) Azure Monitor
9 2 (1.55%) Azure Sentinel
9 2 (1.55%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (1.55%) Rubrik
10 1 (0.78%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.78%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.28%) Firewall
1 21 (16.28%) LAN
2 18 (13.95%) WAN
3 14 (10.85%) VoIP
4 12 (9.30%) DNS
4 12 (9.30%) MPLS
5 10 (7.75%) Skype
5 10 (7.75%) Wireless
6 9 (6.98%) DHCP
7 8 (6.20%) VPN
7 8 (6.20%) WebEx
8 7 (5.43%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (5.43%) Softphone
8 7 (5.43%) SSL
8 7 (5.43%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (4.65%) SD-WAN
10 5 (3.88%) Cisco Firepower
10 5 (3.88%) Internet
10 5 (3.88%) WLAN
11 4 (3.10%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.10%) Power BI
2 3 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.78%) ArangoDB
3 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) JIRA
2 1 (0.78%) eggPlant
General
1 24 (18.60%) Finance
2 13 (10.08%) Telecoms
3 11 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.53%) Social Skills
4 10 (7.75%) Banking
5 6 (4.65%) Organisational Skills
6 5 (3.88%) Influencing Skills
7 3 (2.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 3 (2.33%) Legal
7 3 (2.33%) Local Government
7 3 (2.33%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.55%) Law
8 2 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.55%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.55%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.78%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.78%) Fire and Rescue
9 1 (0.78%) Police
Job Titles
1 19 (14.73%) IT Manager
2 15 (11.63%) IT Support
3 14 (10.85%) IT Support Manager
3 14 (10.85%) Support Manager
4 13 (10.08%) Infrastructure Manager
5 12 (9.30%) Operations Manager
6 11 (8.53%) Analyst
6 11 (8.53%) Desktop Manager
6 11 (8.53%) Desktop Support
6 11 (8.53%) Desktop Support Manager
6 11 (8.53%) Service Manager
6 11 (8.53%) Service Operations Manager
6 11 (8.53%) Voice Engineer
7 10 (7.75%) Architect
7 10 (7.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (7.75%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
7 10 (7.75%) Infrastructure Services Manager
8 9 (6.98%) Support Engineer
9 8 (6.20%) IT Engineer
10 7 (5.43%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.33%) XMPP
2 2 (1.55%) .NET
2 2 (1.55%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.55%) Middleware
2 2 (1.55%) Node.js
2 2 (1.55%) OAuth
2 2 (1.55%) SAML
2 2 (1.55%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.78%) Flash
3 1 (0.78%) Kafka
3 1 (0.78%) React
3 1 (0.78%) Spring
3 1 (0.78%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.40%) User Experience
2 13 (10.08%) CMDB
3 10 (7.75%) Data Centre
4 7 (5.43%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (5.43%) Smartphone
4 7 (5.43%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.88%) Handset
5 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.10%) Biotechnology
7 3 (2.33%) CCTV
7 3 (2.33%) Fibre Optics
7 3 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.55%) Video\Live Streaming
8 2 (1.55%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.78%) Digital Signage
9 1 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 51 (39.53%) Windows
2 17 (13.18%) Windows Server
3 11 (8.53%) Windows 10
4 9 (6.98%) Linux
5 6 (4.65%) Android
5 6 (4.65%) Mac OS
6 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (1.55%) Unix
7 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (39.53%) ITIL
2 25 (19.38%) Service Delivery
3 22 (17.05%) ITSM
3 22 (17.05%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 20 (15.50%) Cybersecurity
6 18 (13.95%) Problem Management
7 15 (11.63%) Asset Management
7 15 (11.63%) Document Management
7 15 (11.63%) Knowledge Management
8 13 (10.08%) Artificial Intelligence
8 13 (10.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (10.08%) Root Cause Analysis
8 13 (10.08%) Service Management
8 13 (10.08%) Ticket Management
9 11 (8.53%) Antivirus Management
9 11 (8.53%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 10 (7.75%) Data Management
11 9 (6.98%) CRM
11 9 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.08%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.10%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.10%) SQL
3 3 (2.33%) Java
4 2 (1.55%) Python
5 1 (0.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (9.30%) Degree
2 6 (4.65%) CCNP
2 6 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.88%) TOGAF Certification
4 3 (2.33%) AWS Certification
4 3 (2.33%) HNC
4 3 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.33%) MCSE
4 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.33%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.33%) PMP
4 3 (2.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.55%) ISEB
5 2 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.78%) CCIE
6 1 (0.78%) CCNA
6 1 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.30%) GDPR
2 3 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.55%) NCSC
4 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 38 (29.46%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.98%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (3.88%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.33%) BitLocker
5 3 (2.33%) Firmware
6 2 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (13.95%) SCCM
2 14 (10.85%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (4.65%) CASB
4 5 (3.88%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (3.88%) Jamf Pro
5 4 (3.10%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.55%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 2 (1.55%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (1.55%) Nessus
7 2 (1.55%) SCOM
7 2 (1.55%) SCSM
7 2 (1.55%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.78%) Grafana
8 1 (0.78%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.78%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 55 (42.64%) Microsoft
2 43 (33.33%) Cisco
3 14 (10.85%) VMware
4 10 (7.75%) Mitel
5 7 (5.43%) SolarWinds
5 7 (5.43%) Veeam
6 6 (4.65%) Apple
6 6 (4.65%) Avaya
6 6 (4.65%) F5
7 5 (3.88%) Citrix
7 5 (3.88%) HP
7 5 (3.88%) Infoblox
8 4 (3.10%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.33%) Google
9 3 (2.33%) Sophos
10 2 (1.55%) Ivanti
10 2 (1.55%) Netskope
10 2 (1.55%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.55%) RightFax
10 2 (1.55%) Sage