The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 128 115 118
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 19 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.79% 0.52% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.69% 2.60% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 16
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Unified Communications
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
405 384 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.75% 20.02% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 283 351 295
Median salary £40,500 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.49% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Unified Communications as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Birmingham

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 14 (51.85%) WAN
2 12 (44.44%) LAN
3 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 9 (33.33%) Presales
4 7 (25.93%) Cisco
4 7 (25.93%) Windows
5 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 6 (22.22%) CCNP
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (22.22%) Retail
5 6 (22.22%) Data Management
5 6 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
5 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (22.22%) Application Rationalisation
5 6 (22.22%) WLAN
5 6 (22.22%) Office 365
6 5 (18.52%) CCVP
6 5 (18.52%) IVR
6 5 (18.52%) CCIE
7 4 (14.81%) Wireless
7 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
7 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
8 3 (11.11%) Verint
8 3 (11.11%) Analytics
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
8 3 (11.11%) Speech Recognition
8 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 3 (11.11%) Avaya

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) WAN
2 12 (44.44%) LAN
3 6 (22.22%) WLAN
4 4 (14.81%) Wireless
5 2 (7.41%) GSM
5 2 (7.41%) PBX
5 2 (7.41%) Skype
5 2 (7.41%) VoIP
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (3.70%) Firewall
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 6 (22.22%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Architect
1 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Presales Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Chief Technologist
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Technologist
5 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Voice Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) LAN Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) IVR
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Presales
2 6 (22.22%) Application Rationalisation
2 6 (22.22%) Data Management
2 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
2 6 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (11.11%) Analytics
3 3 (11.11%) Speech Recognition
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.41%) High Availability
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
1 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) CCNP
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) CCIE
2 5 (18.52%) CCVP
3 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) MCSA
4 2 (7.41%) MCSE
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) Avaya
3 3 (11.11%) Verint
4 1 (3.70%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (3.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (3.70%) Aruba
4 1 (3.70%) CA
4 1 (3.70%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Huawei
4 1 (3.70%) Motorola