Period
to 21 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Unified Communications Consultant was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications (UC) Consultant
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1124 1147 1235
Rank change year-on-year +23 +88 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Unified Communications Consultant 17 55 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.030% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.032% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 15 51 15
UK median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £47,750 £42,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £76,300 £70,000 £81,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +41.00% - +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 156,355 173,780 182,471
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 95.97% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 125,862 139,468 152,794
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.29%

Unified Communications Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Unified Communications Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications Consultant in the UK

Unified Communications Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications Consultant in the UK

Unified Communications Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications Consultant over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications Consultant in the UK

Unified Communications Consultant
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 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
England +30 16 £62,500 +25.00% 1
London +48 11 £62,500 +25.00%
UK excluding London +37 2 £70,500 +41.00% 1
South East +12 2 £70,500 +8.46%

Unified Communications Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, Unified Communications Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Unified Communications Consultant in the job title.

1 15 (88.24%) Unified Communications
2 11 (64.71%) Presales
3 7 (41.18%) C
3 7 (41.18%) Time Management
4 6 (35.29%) IP Telephony
4 6 (35.29%) ISDN
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) WebEx
4 6 (35.29%) Slack
4 6 (35.29%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
5 5 (29.41%) Skype
6 4 (23.53%) VoIP
6 4 (23.53%) MCSE
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (23.53%) Avaya
6 4 (23.53%) Office 365
7 3 (17.65%) MCITP
7 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
7 3 (17.65%) Migration
7 3 (17.65%) PBX
7 3 (17.65%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (17.65%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (17.65%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
8 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
8 2 (11.76%) Firewall
8 2 (11.76%) Mitel
8 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing

Unified Communications Consultant Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Slack
2 4 (23.53%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) G Suite
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Unified Communications
2 6 (35.29%) IP Telephony
2 6 (35.29%) ISDN
2 6 (35.29%) WebEx
3 5 (29.41%) Skype
4 4 (23.53%) VoIP
5 3 (17.65%) PBX
6 2 (11.76%) Firewall
7 1 (5.88%) BGP
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.88%) DHCP
7 1 (5.88%) DNS
7 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.88%) MGCP
7 1 (5.88%) MGW
7 1 (5.88%) Network Security
7 1 (5.88%) OSPF
7 1 (5.88%) PSTN
7 1 (5.88%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (5.88%) WAN
General
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Presales
2 7 (41.18%) Time Management
3 3 (17.65%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (17.65%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (17.65%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Active Listening
4 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Development
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Product Management
4 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) MCSE
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCITP
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Avaya
3 2 (11.76%) Mitel
4 1 (5.88%) Computacenter
4 1 (5.88%) Nortel
4 1 (5.88%) Polycom
4 1 (5.88%) Red Box
4 1 (5.88%) Sonus