Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 137 181
Rank change year-on-year -1 +44 -6
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 11 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.50% 0.70% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.73% 2.97% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 9
Reading median annual salary £75,000 £50,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +29.87% -30.00%
10th Percentile £44,750 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £69,250
Berkshire median annual salary £70,000 £53,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +30.23% +13.16% -13.64%

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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 403 538 1,022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 18.20% 23.51% 29.52%
Number of salaries quoted 322 404 690
Reading median annual salary £41,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £73,625 £70,000 £72,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +5.26%

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Reading

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications in Reading

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in Reading over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Presales
2 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security
3 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
3 3 (27.27%) Strategic Thinking
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) PQQ
4 2 (18.18%) Skype
4 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Process Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Wireless

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) Skype
3 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Business Solution Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Development Manager
3 2 (18.18%) IT Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
4 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Software Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Presales
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Strategic Thinking
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) PQQ
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Development
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (9.09%) Process Management
5 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
1 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Avaya
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Mitel
2 1 (9.09%) VMware