Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 126 142 145
Rank change year-on-year +16 +3 +50
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 20 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.91% 0.42% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.98% 2.39% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 22
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -7.78% +21.62%
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,750 £28,550
90th Percentile £61,500 £43,825 £77,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £41,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +15.85% -34.40% +25.00%

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 503 461 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 22.85% 17.79% 29.62%
Number of salaries quoted 420 340 522
Reading median annual salary £41,000 £45,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.89% -4.21% -5.00%
10th Percentile £24,950 £25,563 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% -

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 23 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) WAN
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (35.00%) Open Source
3 7 (35.00%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (30.00%) Tech Ops
4 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (30.00%) Twisted
4 6 (30.00%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (30.00%) Go
4 6 (30.00%) Android Development
4 6 (30.00%) iOS Development
4 6 (30.00%) Docker
4 6 (30.00%) WebRTC
4 6 (30.00%) Network Management
4 6 (30.00%) High Availability
4 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (30.00%) Android
4 6 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (30.00%) Amazon S3
4 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (30.00%) Ruby
4 6 (30.00%) Google
4 6 (30.00%) Objective-C
4 6 (30.00%) Django
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (30.00%) Video Conferencing

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (15.00%) Office 365
3 2 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) WAN
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) H.323
2 6 (30.00%) SNMP
3 5 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (15.00%) BGP
4 3 (15.00%) DSL
4 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (15.00%) Internet
4 3 (15.00%) IPsec
4 3 (15.00%) L2TP
4 3 (15.00%) MPLS
4 3 (15.00%) OSPF
4 3 (15.00%) PPP
4 3 (15.00%) X.21
4 3 (15.00%) xDSL
5 1 (5.00%) Junos
5 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Account Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Head of ICT
4 2 (10.00%) Head of Networks
4 2 (10.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Django
1 6 (30.00%) Twisted
1 6 (30.00%) WebRTC
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (15.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.00%) CMDB
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Android
1 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Open Source
2 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (30.00%) Android Development
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (30.00%) High Availability
3 6 (30.00%) iOS Development
3 6 (30.00%) Network Management
3 6 (30.00%) OO
3 6 (30.00%) OOP
3 6 (30.00%) Service Management
3 6 (30.00%) Tech Ops
4 4 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) ITSM
6 2 (10.00%) Memory Management
6 2 (10.00%) Presales
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineering
7 1 (5.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C
1 6 (30.00%) C++
1 6 (30.00%) Go
1 6 (30.00%) Java
1 6 (30.00%) Objective-C
1 6 (30.00%) Python
1 6 (30.00%) Ruby
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) CCNA
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (30.00%) Docker
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 6 (30.00%) Google
3 6 (30.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Avaya
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) F5