Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Unified Communications
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 183 168
Rank change year-on-year +51 -15 +20
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 19 12 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.81% 0.34% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.53% 1.13% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 35
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £38,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.38% -30.00% -8.33%
10th Percentile £33,750 £25,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £66,500 £102,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year -5.00% -6.98% -14.00%

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 539 1061 1205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 23.05% 30.47% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 401 703 861
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £24,000 £28,200 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £74,750 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -9.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 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 Reading region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 15 (78.95%) VoIP
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) Cisco UCCX
3 10 (52.63%) Degree
4 8 (42.11%) IP Telephony
4 8 (42.11%) Presales
5 7 (36.84%) Service Management
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 6 (31.58%) CCNP
6 6 (31.58%) ITIL
6 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (31.58%) MGCP
6 6 (31.58%) H.323
6 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
6 6 (31.58%) QMS
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco IPT
6 6 (31.58%) Red Box
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco CME
6 6 (31.58%) CCNP Voice
6 6 (31.58%) Meraki
6 6 (31.58%) Telepresence
7 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.79%) ITSM
8 3 (15.79%) Wireless
8 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (15.79%) Time Management
8 3 (15.79%) SaaS
8 3 (15.79%) Web Services
8 3 (15.79%) LAN

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 (15.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) VoIP
2 8 (42.11%) IP Telephony
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco IPT
3 6 (31.58%) H.323
3 6 (31.58%) MGCP
3 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
3 6 (31.58%) Telepresence
4 3 (15.79%) LAN
4 3 (15.79%) Skype
4 3 (15.79%) WAN
4 3 (15.79%) Wireless
5 2 (10.53%) PBX
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (5.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Consultant
1 6 (31.58%) Presales Consultant
1 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Unified Communications Consultant
1 6 (31.58%) Voice Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) Voice Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Support
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Telephony Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Telephony Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Presales
2 7 (36.84%) Service Management
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 6 (31.58%) QMS
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
5 3 (15.79%) ITSM
5 3 (15.79%) Time Management
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) DNA
6 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery Management
6 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
6 2 (10.53%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
2 6 (31.58%) CCNP
2 6 (31.58%) CCNP Voice
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.26%) Master's Degree
4 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.26%) PMP
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco CME
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Meraki
3 6 (31.58%) Red Box
4 3 (15.79%) BroadSoft
4 3 (15.79%) Zeacom
5 2 (10.53%) Avaya
5 2 (10.53%) Mitel
6 1 (5.26%) VMware