The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
England / South West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 203 230
Rank change year-on-year -20 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 21 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.40% 0.64% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.68% 3.18% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 14
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -28.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,043 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £51,000 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -10.00%  

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 the South West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 785 1038 1238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 14.79% 20.07% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 650 849 1042
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications in the South West

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in the South West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in the South West

Unified Communications
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Bristol -22 13 £52,500 +20.00%
Devon - 3 £35,000 - 2
Dorset - 2 £45,000 -
Wiltshire +2 1 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Somerset -5 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Cornwall - 1 £42,500 -
Unified Communications
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South West region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (32.50%) Skype for Business
2 13 (32.50%) Office 365
2 13 (32.50%) Skype
3 11 (27.50%) Cisco
3 11 (27.50%) ITIL
4 10 (25.00%) Project Management
5 8 (20.00%) Windows
5 8 (20.00%) LAN
5 8 (20.00%) WAN
6 7 (17.50%) VoIP
6 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (17.50%) Finance
6 7 (17.50%) Migration
7 6 (15.00%) IP Telephony
7 6 (15.00%) HP
7 6 (15.00%) Firewall
7 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
8 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
8 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 5 (12.50%) Avaya
8 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 5 (12.50%) IBM
8 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (12.50%) VMware
9 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (10.00%) MCSA

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 13 (32.50%) Skype for Business
2 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) Confluence
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (32.50%) Office 365
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) Skype
2 8 (20.00%) LAN
2 8 (20.00%) WAN
3 7 (17.50%) VoIP
4 6 (15.00%) Firewall
4 6 (15.00%) IP Telephony
5 4 (10.00%) SAN
5 4 (10.00%) Wireless
6 3 (7.50%) DHCP
6 3 (7.50%) DNS
6 3 (7.50%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (7.50%) iSCSI
6 3 (7.50%) MPLS
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (5.00%) FWSM
7 2 (5.00%) VPN
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.50%) H.323
8 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
1 5 (12.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 4 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (7.50%) Communications Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Communications Support Engineer
3 3 (7.50%) Consultant
3 3 (7.50%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (5.00%) Avaya Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Specialist
4 2 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (5.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (5.00%) Network Specialist
4 2 (5.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (5.00%) Site Manager
4 2 (5.00%) Telesales Executive
4 2 (5.00%) Voice Consultant
4 2 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.50%) CSS
1 1 (2.50%) HTML
1 1 (2.50%) Loki
1 1 (2.50%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.50%) BBC
4 2 (5.00%) Handset
4 2 (5.00%) IVR
5 1 (2.50%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.50%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.50%) Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.50%) CentOS
5 1 (2.50%) Debian
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) Project Management
3 7 (17.50%) Migration
4 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.50%) Business Development
5 3 (7.50%) Change Management
6 2 (5.00%) Coaching
6 2 (5.00%) Data Governance
6 2 (5.00%) Line Management
6 2 (5.00%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (5.00%) Presales
6 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.00%) Service Management
6 2 (5.00%) Telesales
6 2 (5.00%) Validation
7 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.50%) Change Control
7 1 (2.50%) P3M3
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.50%) C
3 1 (2.50%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) MCSA
3 3 (7.50%) MCITP
3 3 (7.50%) MCSE
4 2 (5.00%) CCNA
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.00%) MCP
4 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.00%) PMP
4 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.50%) APMG
5 1 (2.50%) CCENT
5 1 (2.50%) CCNP
5 1 (2.50%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
5 1 (2.50%) ISEB
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) PMO
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) Cisco
3 6 (15.00%) HP
4 5 (12.50%) Avaya
4 5 (12.50%) IBM
4 5 (12.50%) VMware
5 4 (10.00%) Sonus
6 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.50%) Dell
6 3 (7.50%) EqualLogic
6 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.50%) Verint
7 2 (5.00%) BroadSoft
7 2 (5.00%) F5
7 2 (5.00%) IronPort
7 2 (5.00%) Nokia
8 1 (2.50%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.50%) Polycom
8 1 (2.50%) Yealink
8 1 (2.50%) ZyXEL
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