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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 128 97 103
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 2 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 1.34% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 9.62% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 18
Average salary £68,750 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
312 260 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.15% 13.96% 18.76%
Number of salaries quoted 263 238 257
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 May 2015.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 11 (50.00%) MPLS
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) WAN
3 10 (45.45%) Ethernet
3 10 (45.45%) VPN
3 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
3 10 (45.45%) Business Development
3 10 (45.45%) VPLS
4 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
4 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (27.27%) CRM
6 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 4 (18.18%) Lync
6 4 (18.18%) Retail
6 4 (18.18%) Office 365
7 2 (9.09%) Finance
7 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco
7 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) CCNP
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (18.18%) Lync
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (18.18%) Office 365
3 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) MPLS
2 10 (45.45%) VPLS
2 10 (45.45%) WAN
2 10 (45.45%) Ethernet
2 10 (45.45%) VPN
General
1 10 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Account Manager
1 4 (18.18%) Account Director
1 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Account Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Programme Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Business Development
2 6 (27.27%) CRM
2 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) CCNP
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CCVP
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
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