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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 133 176 159
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -17
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 30 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.94% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.28% 2.17% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 4
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,500 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £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
568 553 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.74% 14.81% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 461 483 488
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +27 25 £32,500 -35.00% 3
Leicestershire +24 7 £32,500 -21.21% 1
Derbyshire +8 2 £32,500 -35.00%
Lincolnshire - 2 £30,000 - 1
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 23 (50.00%) Lync
2 16 (34.78%) MS Exchange
3 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
4 11 (23.91%) WAN
4 11 (23.91%) Ethernet
4 11 (23.91%) VPN
4 11 (23.91%) MPLS
5 10 (21.74%) Cisco
5 10 (21.74%) Business Development
5 10 (21.74%) VPLS
5 10 (21.74%) Infrastructure Management
6 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
6 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
7 8 (17.39%) Finance
7 8 (17.39%) ITIL
7 8 (17.39%) Citrix
7 8 (17.39%) Avaya
8 7 (15.22%) Office 365
9 6 (13.04%) NetScaler
9 6 (13.04%) MobileIron
9 6 (13.04%) XenMobile
9 6 (13.04%) PABX
9 6 (13.04%) Polycom
9 6 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (13.04%) NAS
9 6 (13.04%) XenApp
9 6 (13.04%) XenServer
9 6 (13.04%) XenDesktop
9 6 (13.04%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 23 (50.00%) Lync
2 16 (34.78%) MS Exchange
3 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Office 365
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) WAN
1 11 (23.91%) Ethernet
1 11 (23.91%) VPN
1 11 (23.91%) MPLS
2 10 (21.74%) VPLS
3 6 (13.04%) NAS
3 6 (13.04%) PABX
3 6 (13.04%) NetScaler
3 6 (13.04%) SAN
3 6 (13.04%) VoIP
4 3 (6.52%) PBX
4 3 (6.52%) Firewall
5 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.17%) xDSL
General
1 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
2 8 (17.39%) Finance
3 6 (13.04%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Consultant
2 6 (13.04%) Analyst
2 6 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (13.04%) Technical Analyst
2 6 (13.04%) Citrix Consultant
2 6 (13.04%) Citrix Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Communications Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Products Support Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Sales Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Business Development
1 10 (21.74%) Infrastructure Management
2 8 (17.39%) ITIL
3 6 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.70%) Project Management
5 3 (6.52%) Performance Management
5 3 (6.52%) CRM
5 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.35%) Six Sigma
6 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.35%) Change Management
6 2 (4.35%) Identity Management
6 2 (4.35%) Migration
7 1 (2.17%) Network Design
7 1 (2.17%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
1 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (13.04%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) VCP4
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) XenApp
1 6 (13.04%) XenServer
1 6 (13.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) XenMobile
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) Cisco
3 8 (17.39%) Citrix
3 8 (17.39%) Avaya
4 6 (13.04%) Polycom
4 6 (13.04%) MobileIron
5 4 (8.70%) Juniper
5 4 (8.70%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.52%) Blue Coat
7 2 (4.35%) Mitel
8 1 (2.17%) EMC
8 1 (2.17%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.17%) F5
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Experian
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experian
Posted: 12 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago