Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 133 178
Rank change year-on-year +2 +45 -10
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 14 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.68% 0.86% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.44% 4.04% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 14
Reading median annual salary £72,500 £43,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +67.63% +15.33% -31.82%
10th Percentile £43,750 £33,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £66,000 £64,625
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £43,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +37.14% -12.50% -9.09%

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 407 520 1,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.79% 21.23% 31.00%
Number of salaries quoted 317 370 687
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £48,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.74% -3.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £24,300 £23,725 £28,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -

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 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in Reading

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 5 (35.71%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (28.57%) Open Source
3 4 (28.57%) Presales
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Python
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) Office 365
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
5 2 (14.29%) PQQ
5 2 (14.29%) Thought Leadership
5 2 (14.29%) WebRTC
5 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
5 2 (14.29%) Twisted

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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon S3
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) H.323
1 2 (14.29%) Network Security
1 2 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Azure Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Business Solution Architect
3 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Networks
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) Django
1 2 (14.29%) Twisted
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
1 2 (14.29%) WebRTC
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
1 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Android
3 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Open Source
1 4 (28.57%) Presales
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Android Development
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (14.29%) High Availability
3 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 2 (14.29%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) OOP
3 2 (14.29%) PQQ
3 2 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
3 2 (14.29%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 4 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) C
2 2 (14.29%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) Go
2 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) Avaya
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Mitel