Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
England > South East
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 399 441 405
Rank change year-on-year +42 -36 -24
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 134 114 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.48% 0.36% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.01% 2.11% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 110 92 196
South East median annual salary £51,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.89% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £34,350 £25,047 £26,000
90th Percentile £76,750 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £59,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.38% +16.67% -10.00%

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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 4,451 5,409 7,269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.85% 17.29% 21.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3,482 4,254 5,839
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £25,375 £24,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Unified Communications as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in the South East

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications in the South East

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in the South East over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in the South East

Unified Communications
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the South East region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex +33 49 £50,000 +19.05%
Thames Valley +13 41 £60,000 +44.58% 9
Berkshire -2 31 £60,000 +41.18% 7
Surrey +26 26 £55,000 -13.73% 2
West Sussex -8 11 £27,000 -62.76%
Buckinghamshire +21 10 £60,000 +60.00% 2
M4 Corridor - 3 £62,500 -
Hampshire -2 2 £43,750 -2.78% 1
Unified Communications
England

For the 6 months to 14 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 South East region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 62 (46.27%) WAN
2 55 (41.04%) LAN
2 55 (41.04%) Cisco
3 36 (26.87%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (25.37%) ITIL
5 33 (24.63%) Data Centre
5 33 (24.63%) Presales
6 32 (23.88%) Wireless
7 30 (22.39%) Finance
7 30 (22.39%) Driving Licence
8 28 (20.90%) Degree
8 28 (20.90%) Windows
9 26 (19.40%) SLA
9 26 (19.40%) Project Management
9 26 (19.40%) Microsoft
10 22 (16.42%) CCNP
11 17 (12.69%) CCNP Voice
11 17 (12.69%) Firewall
11 17 (12.69%) Retail
12 16 (11.94%) Telecoms
12 16 (11.94%) Office 365
13 15 (11.19%) Service Delivery
14 14 (10.45%) Active Directory
14 14 (10.45%) Load Balancing
14 14 (10.45%) Network Security
15 13 (9.70%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (9.70%) Self-Motivation
16 12 (8.96%) PMO
16 12 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
17 11 (8.21%) Wi-Fi

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (5.97%) MS Exchange
1 8 (5.97%) Skype for Business
2 5 (3.73%) IIS
3 3 (2.24%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.75%) CMS
4 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.49%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.94%) Office 365
2 13 (9.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.99%) SaaS
5 3 (2.24%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.24%) IaaS
6 2 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.49%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (46.27%) WAN
2 55 (41.04%) LAN
3 32 (23.88%) Wireless
4 17 (12.69%) Firewall
5 14 (10.45%) Network Security
6 11 (8.21%) IP Telephony
6 11 (8.21%) VoIP
6 11 (8.21%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (6.72%) MPLS
8 8 (5.97%) Broadband
8 8 (5.97%) DHCP
9 7 (5.22%) DNS
9 7 (5.22%) Skype
10 6 (4.48%) H.323
11 5 (3.73%) Ethernet
12 4 (2.99%) ADSL
12 4 (2.99%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (2.99%) Internet
12 4 (2.99%) Telepresence
12 4 (2.99%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.75%) MySQL
General
1 30 (22.39%) Finance
2 17 (12.69%) Retail
3 16 (11.94%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.99%) Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Electronics
5 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.49%) Marketing
5 2 (1.49%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.75%) French Language
6 1 (0.75%) German Language
6 1 (0.75%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.75%) Local Government
6 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.75%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.75%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (20.15%) Project Manager
2 22 (16.42%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 15 (11.19%) Project Engineer
4 12 (8.96%) Architect
5 10 (7.46%) Network Engineer
5 10 (7.46%) Unified Communications Manager
6 8 (5.97%) Principal Engineer
6 8 (5.97%) Principal Network Engineer
7 7 (5.22%) Cisco Project Manager
7 7 (5.22%) Lead Network Engineer
7 7 (5.22%) Senior Manager
7 7 (5.22%) Senior Project Manager
7 7 (5.22%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.48%) Analyst
8 6 (4.48%) Consultant
8 6 (4.48%) Desktop Support
8 6 (4.48%) Help Desk Support
8 6 (4.48%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.73%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (3.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.24%) .NET
2 2 (1.49%) Django
2 2 (1.49%) HTML
2 2 (1.49%) LDAP
2 2 (1.49%) Twisted
2 2 (1.49%) Web Services
2 2 (1.49%) WebRTC
3 1 (0.75%) CSS
3 1 (0.75%) HTML5
3 1 (0.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (24.63%) Data Centre
2 30 (22.39%) Driving Licence
3 13 (9.70%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (7.46%) Management Information System
5 9 (6.72%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (5.22%) User Experience
7 5 (3.73%) Clustering
8 4 (2.99%) PKI
9 3 (2.24%) Fintech
10 2 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.49%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.49%) CMDB
10 2 (1.49%) e-Learning
10 2 (1.49%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.75%) Handset
11 1 (0.75%) IVR
11 1 (0.75%) Replication
11 1 (0.75%) Social Media
11 1 (0.75%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 28 (20.90%) Windows
2 11 (8.21%) Windows Server
3 10 (7.46%) Windows 10
4 7 (5.22%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.48%) Linux
6 3 (2.24%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.24%) Unix
7 2 (1.49%) Android
7 2 (1.49%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.37%) ITIL
2 33 (24.63%) Presales
3 26 (19.40%) Project Management
4 15 (11.19%) Service Delivery
5 14 (10.45%) Load Balancing
6 12 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (8.21%) People Management
8 10 (7.46%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (7.46%) Process Management
9 8 (5.97%) ITIL V3
10 7 (5.22%) Service Management
11 6 (4.48%) Information Security
11 6 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 6 (4.48%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.48%) Security Patching
12 5 (3.73%) Analytics
12 5 (3.73%) Change Control
12 5 (3.73%) Customer Requirements
12 5 (3.73%) Migration
12 5 (3.73%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.73%) C#
1 5 (3.73%) Python
2 4 (2.99%) Java
2 4 (2.99%) JavaScript
2 4 (2.99%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.24%) Perl
4 2 (1.49%) C
4 2 (1.49%) C++
4 2 (1.49%) Go
4 2 (1.49%) Objective-C
4 2 (1.49%) Ruby
4 2 (1.49%) SQL
5 1 (0.75%) Assembly Language
5 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 36 (26.87%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (20.90%) Degree
3 22 (16.42%) CCNP
4 17 (12.69%) CCNP Voice
5 11 (8.21%) CCIE
6 6 (4.48%) CCNA
7 4 (2.99%) MBA
7 4 (2.99%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.49%) BICSI Certification
8 2 (1.49%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 2 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.75%) CISA
9 1 (0.75%) CISM
9 1 (0.75%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (19.40%) SLA
2 12 (8.96%) PMO
3 3 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.75%) GDPR
4 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 14 (10.45%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.72%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.99%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.24%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.24%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (2.24%) XenApp
6 2 (1.49%) Docker
7 1 (0.75%) Firmware
7 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (2.24%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.49%) SCCM
3 2 (1.49%) SCOM
4 1 (0.75%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.75%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 55 (41.04%) Cisco
2 26 (19.40%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.97%) VMware
4 7 (5.22%) Mitel
5 6 (4.48%) Avaya
5 6 (4.48%) Citrix
5 6 (4.48%) HP
6 5 (3.73%) Dell
6 5 (3.73%) F5
7 3 (2.24%) BMC
7 3 (2.24%) Brocade
7 3 (2.24%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (2.24%) Oracle
7 3 (2.24%) Veritas
7 3 (2.24%) Wyse
8 2 (1.49%) Google
8 2 (1.49%) Remedy
8 2 (1.49%) Virgin Media
9 1 (0.75%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.75%) Red Hat