The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Communications
South West / Somerset
Rank 80 68 59
Rank change year-on-year -12 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 1 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.16% 0.65% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% 3.85% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Median salary £65,000 £33,750 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +92.59% +29.80%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  

Unified Communications is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 71 104 53
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 11.32% 16.86% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 44 99 48
Median salary £42,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.23% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing Unified Communications as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Somerset

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications in Somerset

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Street - 1 £65,000 -
Unified Communications
South West

Unified Communications
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) LAN

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Voice Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya