The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 164 145 159
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 12 29 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.38% 0.84% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.71% 4.60% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 27
Median salary £45,750 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.37% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Unified Communications
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
442 630 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.88% 18.14% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 358 503 535
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Leeds

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Leeds

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 28 (84.85%) Cisco
2 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
3 22 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 22 (66.67%) Skype for Business
4 21 (63.64%) ITIL
4 21 (63.64%) Windows
5 20 (60.61%) Video Conferencing
5 20 (60.61%) Cisco CUCM
5 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (54.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 18 (54.55%) Symantec
7 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
7 17 (51.52%) DNS
7 17 (51.52%) TCP/IP
7 17 (51.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (48.48%) VPN
8 16 (48.48%) PowerShell
8 16 (48.48%) Load Balancing
9 15 (45.45%) Blackberry
9 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (39.39%) Telepresence
11 11 (33.33%) Project Management
12 10 (30.30%) MCITP
12 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
13 9 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
14 8 (24.24%) MCSE
14 8 (24.24%) Firewall

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 22 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 22 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 18 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (51.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (12.12%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.03%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Office 365
2 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (9.09%) SaaS
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) DNS
1 17 (51.52%) TCP/IP
2 16 (48.48%) VPN
3 13 (39.39%) Telepresence
4 8 (24.24%) Firewall
5 7 (21.21%) Skype
6 5 (15.15%) IP Telephony
7 4 (12.12%) LAN
7 4 (12.12%) WAN
8 3 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (9.09%) VoIP
8 3 (9.09%) Wireless
9 2 (6.06%) Cisco IPT
10 1 (3.03%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (21.21%) Law
2 3 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Messaging Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Engineer
3 11 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (33.33%) Lync Engineer
4 9 (27.27%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) IT Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Architect
6 4 (12.12%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Project Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Business Development Manager
7 3 (9.09%) Business Manager
7 3 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 3 (9.09%) Cisco Specialist
7 3 (9.09%) Development Manager
7 3 (9.09%) Network Specialist
7 3 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Exchange Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 20 (60.61%) Video Conferencing
2 15 (45.45%) Blackberry
3 7 (21.21%) PKI
4 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) ITIL
2 16 (48.48%) Load Balancing
3 11 (33.33%) Project Management
4 9 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
5 5 (15.15%) Project Planning
6 4 (12.12%) Change Management
6 4 (12.12%) Service Management
7 3 (9.09%) B2B
7 3 (9.09%) Business Development
7 3 (9.09%) Coaching
7 3 (9.09%) CRM
7 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) MCITP
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (24.24%) MCSE
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (60.61%) Cisco CUCM
2 18 (54.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (12.12%) SCOM
3 4 (12.12%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 28 (84.85%) Cisco
2 18 (54.55%) Symantec
3 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.15%) Citrix
4 5 (15.15%) VMware
5 3 (9.09%) Avaya
5 3 (9.09%) Mitel
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