Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 444 610 583
Rank change year-on-year +166 -27 -77
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 466 244 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.62% 0.32% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.29% 2.02% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 377 194 290
London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -1.79%
10th Percentile £33,250 £30,000 £34,425
90th Percentile £86,600 £75,000 £72,000
England median annual salary £50,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.22% -10.00% -4.76%

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 10858 12097 14098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.45% 15.91% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8875 10325 11946
London median annual salary £54,000 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.93% +7.00% -
10th Percentile £30,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +52 78 £52,500 -12.50%
West London +51 48 £48,750 +30.00%
East London +15 18 £34,500 -40.00% 10
South London +16 14 £53,750 +7.50% 1
North London +18 11 £47,500 -
Unified Communications
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 233 (50.00%) Cisco
2 164 (35.19%) Skype for Business
3 163 (34.98%) Finance
4 162 (34.76%) Skype
5 152 (32.62%) WAN
6 149 (31.97%) Data Centre
7 143 (30.69%) Cisco Certification
8 138 (29.61%) Microsoft
9 127 (27.25%) LAN
10 121 (25.97%) Active Directory
11 119 (25.54%) VoIP
12 114 (24.46%) Windows
13 110 (23.61%) MPLS
13 110 (23.61%) Wireless
14 109 (23.39%) CCNP
15 103 (22.10%) Firewall
16 91 (19.53%) CCIE
17 88 (18.88%) XMPP
17 88 (18.88%) Cisco CUCM
18 84 (18.03%) Windows Server
18 84 (18.03%) Banking
19 79 (16.95%) Office 365
19 79 (16.95%) VMware
20 78 (16.74%) ITIL
21 73 (15.67%) Telecoms
22 71 (15.24%) BGP
22 71 (15.24%) Palo Alto
23 70 (15.02%) OSPF
23 70 (15.02%) Video Conferencing
24 69 (14.81%) Presales

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
1 164 (35.19%) Skype for Business
2 57 (12.23%) MS Exchange
3 55 (11.80%) CMS
4 37 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 26 (5.58%) Exchange Server 2003
7 23 (4.94%) SharePoint
8 15 (3.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.86%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (0.64%) IIS
13 2 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (3.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 79 (16.95%) Office 365
2 64 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (9.23%) Mimecast
3 43 (9.23%) SaaS
4 23 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (4.94%) IaaS
4 23 (4.94%) PaaS
5 9 (1.93%) Slack
6 2 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.43%) Yammer
7 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 162 (34.76%) Skype
2 152 (32.62%) WAN
3 127 (27.25%) LAN
4 119 (25.54%) VoIP
5 110 (23.61%) MPLS
5 110 (23.61%) Wireless
6 103 (22.10%) Firewall
7 71 (15.24%) BGP
8 70 (15.02%) OSPF
9 68 (14.59%) VPN
10 66 (14.16%) IPsec
10 66 (14.16%) Network Security
11 64 (13.73%) Cisco IOS
12 63 (13.52%) Cisco Nexus
13 52 (11.16%) DNS
14 50 (10.73%) Telepresence
15 49 (10.52%) EIGRP
16 47 (10.09%) WebEx
17 39 (8.37%) DHCP
18 36 (7.73%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (1.50%) Big Data
3 3 (0.64%) MySQL
3 3 (0.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.21%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 2 (0.43%) GCC
2 1 (0.21%) Gradle
General
1 163 (34.98%) Finance
2 84 (18.03%) Banking
3 73 (15.67%) Telecoms
4 45 (9.66%) Law
5 39 (8.37%) Legal
6 25 (5.36%) Investment Banking
7 16 (3.43%) Multimedia
8 15 (3.22%) French Language
9 14 (3.00%) Retail Banking
10 10 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (2.15%) Retail
11 5 (1.07%) Electronics
11 5 (1.07%) Marketing
12 2 (0.43%) Billing
12 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.21%) Games
13 1 (0.21%) Local Government
13 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (12.66%) Network Engineer
2 56 (12.02%) Architect
3 44 (9.44%) Consultant
3 44 (9.44%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 38 (8.15%) Team Leader
5 35 (7.51%) Analyst
6 32 (6.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (5.58%) Cisco Engineer
7 26 (5.58%) Support Engineer
8 23 (4.94%) Messaging Engineer
9 22 (4.72%) Network Team Leader
10 21 (4.51%) Infrastructure Architect
11 20 (4.29%) Network Operations Team Leader
11 20 (4.29%) Operations Team Leader
11 20 (4.29%) Presales Consultant
12 19 (4.08%) Senior Network Engineer
12 19 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
13 18 (3.86%) Design Engineer
13 18 (3.86%) Exchange Engineer
14 17 (3.65%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (18.88%) XMPP
2 8 (1.72%) 802.1X
3 4 (0.86%) .NET
3 4 (0.86%) HTML
4 3 (0.64%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.64%) Web Services
5 2 (0.43%) REST
6 1 (0.21%) Apache Wicket
6 1 (0.21%) COM
6 1 (0.21%) Guice
6 1 (0.21%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.21%) JPA
6 1 (0.21%) OAuth
6 1 (0.21%) OAuth2
6 1 (0.21%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 149 (31.97%) Data Centre
2 70 (15.02%) Video Conferencing
3 52 (11.16%) Clustering
4 30 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.86%) Blackberry
5 18 (3.86%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.58%) Management Information System
8 11 (2.36%) DataPower
8 11 (2.36%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 8 (1.72%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.07%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (1.07%) User Experience
11 4 (0.86%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.64%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.64%) iSeries
12 3 (0.64%) Mobile Computing
12 3 (0.64%) Tandem
13 2 (0.43%) Handset
13 2 (0.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 114 (24.46%) Windows
2 84 (18.03%) Windows Server
3 43 (9.23%) Linux
4 39 (8.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (6.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (3.86%) Windows 10
7 15 (3.22%) Windows 7
8 13 (2.79%) Mac OS X
9 10 (2.15%) Android
9 10 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (1.72%) Apple iOS
10 8 (1.72%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.29%) AIX
11 6 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.07%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.86%) CentOS
13 4 (0.86%) SUSE
13 4 (0.86%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (16.74%) ITIL
2 69 (14.81%) Presales
3 40 (8.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 40 (8.58%) Line Management
4 39 (8.37%) Mentoring
4 39 (8.37%) Migration
5 38 (8.15%) Project Management
6 35 (7.51%) Service Management
7 34 (7.30%) Business Continuity
8 33 (7.08%) Change Management
8 33 (7.08%) Cybersecurity
9 29 (6.22%) Collaborative Working
10 21 (4.51%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (4.51%) ITIL V3
11 20 (4.29%) IT Strategy
11 20 (4.29%) Network Monitoring
11 20 (4.29%) Network Virtualisation
11 20 (4.29%) Statistics
12 19 (4.08%) Business Development
12 19 (4.08%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (3.22%) PowerShell
1 15 (3.22%) SQL
2 4 (0.86%) Python
3 3 (0.64%) C#
3 3 (0.64%) Perl
4 2 (0.43%) Ruby
5 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.21%) Java
5 1 (0.21%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.21%) Scala
Qualifications
1 143 (30.69%) Cisco Certification
2 109 (23.39%) CCNP
3 91 (19.53%) CCIE
4 56 (12.02%) CCVP
5 43 (9.23%) CCNA
6 39 (8.37%) Degree
7 30 (6.44%) CCNP Voice
8 24 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (4.72%) MCSE
9 22 (4.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 21 (4.51%) CCDE
11 17 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (2.58%) MCP
13 8 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
14 7 (1.50%) CCA
14 7 (1.50%) CCDP
14 7 (1.50%) CCIE Collaboration
14 7 (1.50%) CCIE Security
14 7 (1.50%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (1.29%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.51%) SLA
2 21 (4.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (3.43%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (0.64%) PMO
5 2 (0.43%) SSAE 16
6 1 (0.21%) GDPR
System Software
1 121 (25.97%) Active Directory
2 51 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.43%) Hyper-V
4 11 (2.36%) VMware NSX
5 8 (1.72%) XenApp
6 7 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.29%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 88 (18.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 62 (13.30%) Cisco UCCX
3 55 (11.80%) Cisco UCCE
4 26 (5.58%) SCCM
5 25 (5.36%) AirWatch
6 11 (2.36%) Cacti
7 7 (1.50%) Backup Exec
8 6 (1.29%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.86%) Cisco Prime
10 3 (0.64%) SCOM
11 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.43%) Nagios
12 1 (0.21%) Puppet
12 1 (0.21%) ServiceCenter
12 1 (0.21%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 233 (50.00%) Cisco
2 138 (29.61%) Microsoft
3 79 (16.95%) VMware
4 71 (15.24%) Palo Alto
5 54 (11.59%) CheckPoint
6 47 (10.09%) Citrix
7 44 (9.44%) HP
8 42 (9.01%) Avaya
9 38 (8.15%) Juniper
10 35 (7.51%) Riverbed
11 24 (5.15%) EMC
12 23 (4.94%) Polycom
13 22 (4.72%) SolarWinds
14 20 (4.29%) IBM
15 18 (3.86%) Dell
15 18 (3.86%) NetApp
16 16 (3.43%) Salesforce.com
17 15 (3.22%) F5
17 15 (3.22%) NICE Systems
18 14 (3.00%) iManage