The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 63 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.16% 0.20% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 1.03% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
Unified Communications
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
138 97 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.50% 19.60% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 112 81 68
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +30.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Cardiff

Unified Communications
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery