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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 123 105 107
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 6 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 1.03% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.46% 6.35% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 16
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,200 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £59,000 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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
412 315 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.38% 16.15% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 379 263 284
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unified Communications.

1 13 (65.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (55.00%) VPLS
2 11 (55.00%) Ethernet
2 11 (55.00%) VPN
2 11 (55.00%) WAN
2 11 (55.00%) MPLS
2 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
3 10 (50.00%) Business Development
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco
6 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.00%) CRM
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (15.00%) Lync
6 3 (15.00%) Office 365
6 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.00%) Windows
7 2 (10.00%) Linux
7 2 (10.00%) VMware
7 2 (10.00%) Retail
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unified Communications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) WAN
1 11 (55.00%) Ethernet
1 11 (55.00%) VPN
1 11 (55.00%) MPLS
1 11 (55.00%) VPLS
2 1 (5.00%) Skype
General
1 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Account Director
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Account Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications Manager
3 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Account Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Business Development
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) QMS
5 1 (5.00%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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