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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 30 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
England > North East
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 105 - 70
Rank change year-on-year - - +24
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 16 0 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.96% - 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.81% - 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 9
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £32,500 - £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 - £35,000
Median % change year-on-year - - -44.00%
75th Percentile £46,250 - £44,750
90th Percentile £54,375 - -
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -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 the North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 235 176 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 14.11% 15.40% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 144 114 120
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £22,750
25th Percentile £32,500 £28,375 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
75th Percentile £43,750 £51,000 £44,750
90th Percentile £54,625 £66,875 £50,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Unified Communications as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in the North East

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Unified Communications in the North East.

Salary trend for Unified Communications in the North East

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unified Communications in the North East over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in the North East

Unified Communications
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the North East region over the 6 months to 30 June 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
Durham - 10 £35,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 6 £52,500 - 3
Unified Communications
England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 14 (87.50%) DHCP
1 14 (87.50%) DNS
2 13 (81.25%) ITIL
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco
3 10 (62.50%) Firewall
3 10 (62.50%) Wireless
4 9 (56.25%) IPsec
4 9 (56.25%) Juniper
4 9 (56.25%) SAN
4 9 (56.25%) 3G
4 9 (56.25%) MPLS
4 9 (56.25%) OSPF
4 9 (56.25%) BGP
4 9 (56.25%) DDNS
4 9 (56.25%) DSL
4 9 (56.25%) TACACS
4 9 (56.25%) Forcepoint
4 9 (56.25%) SSL
4 9 (56.25%) SLA
4 9 (56.25%) CCNP
4 9 (56.25%) CCNA
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco Prime
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (56.25%) Unix
4 9 (56.25%) Ethernet
4 9 (56.25%) Linux
4 9 (56.25%) ISDN
4 9 (56.25%) LAN
4 9 (56.25%) WAN
4 9 (56.25%) Information Management

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Azure
2 5 (31.25%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (31.25%) Mimecast
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) DHCP
1 14 (87.50%) DNS
2 10 (62.50%) Firewall
2 10 (62.50%) Wireless
3 9 (56.25%) 3G
3 9 (56.25%) 4G
3 9 (56.25%) BGP
3 9 (56.25%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (56.25%) DDNS
3 9 (56.25%) DSL
3 9 (56.25%) Ethernet
3 9 (56.25%) FCoE
3 9 (56.25%) IPsec
3 9 (56.25%) Junos
3 9 (56.25%) MPLS
3 9 (56.25%) NGFW
3 9 (56.25%) OSPF
3 9 (56.25%) SAN
3 9 (56.25%) SSL
3 9 (56.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Law
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Engineer
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall Engineer
1 9 (56.25%) Juniper Engineer
1 9 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Data Centre
1 9 (56.25%) Management Information System
1 9 (56.25%) PKI
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
1 9 (56.25%) Unix
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) Adaptive Security
2 9 (56.25%) Change Control
2 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
2 9 (56.25%) Information Management
2 9 (56.25%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (56.25%) Load Balancing
2 9 (56.25%) Mathematics
2 9 (56.25%) Network Design
2 9 (56.25%) Operations Management
2 9 (56.25%) WAN Optimisation
2 9 (56.25%) Web Filtering
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (25.00%) ITSM
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Line Management
5 2 (12.50%) Platform Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Project Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) CCNA
1 9 (56.25%) CCNP
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Prime
1 9 (56.25%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (12.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) Barracuda Networks
2 9 (56.25%) F5
2 9 (56.25%) Forcepoint
2 9 (56.25%) Juniper
2 9 (56.25%) Palo Alto
2 9 (56.25%) SolarWinds
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft