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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 165 164 152
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 18 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.47% 0.32% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.67% 2.12% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 11
Average salary £46,000 £49,477 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.02% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,082 £33,800 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £54,745 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.76%
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
490 565 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.67% 15.18% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 392 456 465
Average salary £39,083 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 September 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 September 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
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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
Derbyshire -9 9 £45,000 +34.32% 1
Leicestershire +12 5 - -
Nottinghamshire -20 2 - -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (60.00%) Lync
3 14 (46.67%) VoIP
4 11 (36.67%) MS Exchange
5 9 (30.00%) ITIL
5 9 (30.00%) Cisco
6 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
6 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (20.00%) Degree
7 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (16.67%) MCSE
8 5 (16.67%) Finance
8 5 (16.67%) IP Telephony
8 5 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 4 (13.33%) Skype
9 4 (13.33%) BYOD
9 4 (13.33%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (13.33%) Office 365
9 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
9 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
9 4 (13.33%) MCSA
9 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
9 4 (13.33%) MS Office
9 4 (13.33%) PBX
9 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (13.33%) Avaya

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 18 (60.00%) Lync
2 11 (36.67%) MS Exchange
3 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) VoIP
2 5 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 4 (13.33%) PBX
3 4 (13.33%) Skype
4 3 (10.00%) VPN
4 3 (10.00%) SSL
4 3 (10.00%) SAN
4 3 (10.00%) Firewall
5 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (6.67%) Wireless
5 2 (6.67%) IPsec
5 2 (6.67%) OSPF
5 2 (6.67%) SCCP
5 2 (6.67%) H.323
5 2 (6.67%) DNS
5 2 (6.67%) ADSL
5 2 (6.67%) LAN
5 2 (6.67%) WAN
5 2 (6.67%) DHCP
5 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.67%) OLTP
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Billing
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Analyst
1 7 (23.33%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Communications Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Unified Communications Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Unified Communications Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Office 365 Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Communications Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Communications Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Voice Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) BYOD
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.33%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (10.00%) Data Management
4 3 (10.00%) Data Security
4 3 (10.00%) BCP
4 3 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.33%) Product Management
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.67%) MCSE
3 4 (13.33%) MCSA
3 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (10.00%) CCNP
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Cisco
3 4 (13.33%) Avaya
4 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.00%) Mitel
4 3 (10.00%) Polycom
4 3 (10.00%) F5
4 3 (10.00%) MobileIron
5 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.33%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) NetApp
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) Dell
Derbyshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: £40-£45k, 12 months fixed term salaried contract
Posted: 6 days ago