The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 145 169 161
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 29 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.80% 0.45% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.59% 3.02% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 11
Average salary £28,428 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.15% -17.39%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Unified Communications
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
632 596 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.50% 15.06% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 508 486 542
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Unified Communications
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +17 22 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Leicestershire +14 5 £28,428 -43.14% 2
Derbyshire +10 2 - -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
1 31 (67.39%) Lync
2 23 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 15 (32.61%) ITIL
4 14 (30.43%) VoIP
5 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
6 11 (23.91%) Finance
6 11 (23.91%) WAN
6 11 (23.91%) Ethernet
6 11 (23.91%) VPN
6 11 (23.91%) Avaya
6 11 (23.91%) MPLS
7 10 (21.74%) Cisco
7 10 (21.74%) Service Delivery
7 10 (21.74%) Business Development
7 10 (21.74%) VPLS
7 10 (21.74%) Degree
8 9 (19.57%) Billing
8 9 (19.57%) Polycom
8 9 (19.57%) Video Conferencing
8 9 (19.57%) MobileIron
9 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
10 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
10 7 (15.22%) Office 365
10 7 (15.22%) Cisco CUCM
10 7 (15.22%) PBX
11 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
11 6 (13.04%) PABX
12 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 31 (67.39%) Lync
2 23 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) VoIP
2 11 (23.91%) WAN
2 11 (23.91%) Ethernet
2 11 (23.91%) VPN
2 11 (23.91%) MPLS
3 10 (21.74%) VPLS
4 7 (15.22%) PBX
5 6 (13.04%) PABX
6 2 (4.35%) NetScaler
6 2 (4.35%) IP Telephony
6 2 (4.35%) NAS
6 2 (4.35%) SAN
7 1 (2.17%) Firewall
7 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.17%) xDSL
General
1 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
2 11 (23.91%) Finance
3 9 (19.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Analyst
1 10 (21.74%) Technical Analyst
2 7 (15.22%) Communications Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Account Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Products Support Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Sales Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Voice Support Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Service Delivery
2 10 (21.74%) Business Development
3 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (8.70%) Data Security
4 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity
4 4 (8.70%) Data Management
4 4 (8.70%) BCP
4 4 (8.70%) Project Management
4 4 (8.70%) Service Management
4 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (6.52%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.35%) Change Management
6 2 (4.35%) Identity Management
6 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.35%) CRM
6 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.35%) Six Sigma
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.35%) Application Performance Management
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
2 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) XenApp
1 2 (4.35%) XenServer
1 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.35%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.91%) Avaya
3 10 (21.74%) Cisco
4 9 (19.57%) Polycom
4 9 (19.57%) MobileIron
5 4 (8.70%) Mitel
6 2 (4.35%) Citrix
7 1 (2.17%) Juniper
7 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.17%) Riverbed
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