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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Communications
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 54 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.30% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.97% 0.96% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
78 104 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.47% 14.31% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 75 82 110
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,650 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff 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 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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (95.00%) Telecoms
3 15 (75.00%) Internet
3 15 (75.00%) MPLS
3 15 (75.00%) CCNP
3 15 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (75.00%) LAN
3 15 (75.00%) DHCP
3 15 (75.00%) DNS
4 14 (70.00%) Avaya
4 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
5 13 (65.00%) Finance
5 13 (65.00%) Banking
6 9 (45.00%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (45.00%) BIG-IP
6 9 (45.00%) F5
6 9 (45.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (45.00%) OSPF
6 9 (45.00%) BGP
6 9 (45.00%) VPN
6 9 (45.00%) WAN
7 6 (30.00%) CCVP
7 6 (30.00%) CCNP Voice
8 5 (25.00%) Skype
8 5 (25.00%) WebEx
8 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 5 (25.00%) QA
8 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (25.00%) Billing

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) DHCP
1 15 (75.00%) DNS
1 15 (75.00%) Internet
1 15 (75.00%) LAN
1 15 (75.00%) MPLS
2 9 (45.00%) BGP
2 9 (45.00%) BIG-IP
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (45.00%) OSPF
2 9 (45.00%) VPN
2 9 (45.00%) WAN
3 5 (25.00%) Skype
3 5 (25.00%) WebEx
General
1 19 (95.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (65.00%) Banking
2 13 (65.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Architect
2 13 (65.00%) Cisco Architect
3 9 (45.00%) Network Architect
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco Network Architect
5 6 (30.00%) Telecoms Architect
6 5 (25.00%) UAT Manager
7 2 (10.00%) QA Manager
7 2 (10.00%) Test Automation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 20 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) CCNP
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (30.00%) CCNP Voice
2 6 (30.00%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (70.00%) Avaya
2 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (45.00%) F5