The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 55 46 57
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.42% 0.26% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.64% 1.43% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £33,500 £90,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-62.77% +89.47%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
Unified Communications
East 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 Derbyshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 70 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 11.55% 18.28% 23.06%
Number of salaries quoted 39 67 99
Average salary £33,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £82,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Derbyshire

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) Lync
2 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) IPsec
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) MCTS
3 2 (28.57%) MCITP
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (14.29%) Celerra
4 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (14.29%) FCoE
4 1 (14.29%) VCAP

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 4 (57.14%) Lync
2 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) IPsec
1 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
2 1 (14.29%) FCoE
2 1 (14.29%) ATM
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) PPP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CLARiiON
1 1 (14.29%) Celerra
1 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCTS
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) CCA
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (14.29%) HP AIS
2 1 (14.29%) HP ASE
2 1 (14.29%) HP MASE
2 1 (14.29%) VCDX
2 1 (14.29%) NCDA
2 1 (14.29%) NCIE
2 1 (14.29%) VCAP
2 1 (14.29%) CCEE
2 1 (14.29%) CCIA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenServer
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp