Period
to 20 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Converged Networks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Converged Networks over the 6 months to 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Convergence
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 762 989 1116
Rank change year-on-year +227 +127 +70
Permanent jobs citing Converged Networks 1 35 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.028% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.011% 0.19% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 0 22 16
Median annual salary - £60,000 £39,704
Median salary % change year-on-year - +51.12% -38.92%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £40,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year - -40.00% +39.90%

Converged Networks 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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 9,008 18,871 22,483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.17% 15.05% 15.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7,176 15,065 17,844
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Converged Networks
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Converged Networks as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Converged Networks in the UK

Converged Networks
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Converged Networks.

Salary trend for Converged Networks in the UK

Converged Networks
Top 1 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Converged Networks within the UK over the 6 months to 20 January 2021. 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
England +213 1 - - 4

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, IT jobs citing Converged Networks 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 with a requirement for Converged Networks.

1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Converged Networks
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco