Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 85 118
Rank change year-on-year -33 +33 +11
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 14 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.80% 1.72% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.93% 7.50% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 2
Southampton median annual salary £42,714 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.08% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £35,925 £27,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £51,375 £47,500 £43,750
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +14.86% -38.33%

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 Southampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 284 280 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 16.20% 22.97% 22.23%
Number of salaries quoted 259 260 296
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £39,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -7.06% +2.41% +3.75%

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Unified Communications as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Southampton

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications in Southampton

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in Southampton over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) VoIP
3 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 5 (35.71%) CCNA
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
4 5 (35.71%) SolarWinds
4 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
4 5 (35.71%) Extreme Networks
5 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 4 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (28.57%) R
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Python
5 4 (28.57%) Perl
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (21.43%) Firewall
6 3 (21.43%) SS7
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Q.931
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) VPN
6 3 (21.43%) CCNP
6 3 (21.43%) CCDA
6 3 (21.43%) CCDP
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) VoIP
2 4 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) Q.931
3 3 (21.43%) SS7
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) Skype
4 2 (14.29%) Telepresence
4 2 (14.29%) WebEx
4 2 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (7.14%) H.323
5 1 (7.14%) SNMP
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Network Team Leader
2 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Network Support
3 3 (21.43%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 4 (28.57%) Perl
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 4 (28.57%) Python
1 4 (28.57%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CCNA
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 3 (21.43%) CCDA
3 3 (21.43%) CCDE
3 3 (21.43%) CCDP
3 3 (21.43%) CCNP
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Extreme Networks
2 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
2 5 (35.71%) SolarWinds
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) VMware