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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 159 157 141
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 26 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.74% 0.82% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.54% 3.95% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 10
Average salary £42,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £46,350 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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
573 759 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.41% 20.73% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 485 582 353
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £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 Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Leeds

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 46 (83.64%) WAN
2 41 (74.55%) Microsoft
3 40 (72.73%) Cisco
4 35 (63.64%) Lync
5 34 (61.82%) LAN
6 30 (54.55%) Video Conferencing
7 28 (50.91%) ITIL
8 27 (49.09%) Active Directory
9 25 (45.45%) SQL Server
9 25 (45.45%) MS Exchange
9 25 (45.45%) MS Excel
10 17 (30.91%) Windows
10 17 (30.91%) DNS
11 15 (27.27%) Incident Management
12 14 (25.45%) Telepresence
13 13 (23.64%) IP Telephony
14 12 (21.82%) TOGAF
14 12 (21.82%) Load Balancing
14 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (21.82%) F5
14 12 (21.82%) ISEB
14 12 (21.82%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (21.82%) Linux
14 12 (21.82%) MS Visio
14 12 (21.82%) SQL
14 12 (21.82%) VMware
14 12 (21.82%) Red Hat
14 12 (21.82%) MPLS
15 10 (18.18%) VPN

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 35 (63.64%) Lync
2 25 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.64%) Confluence
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 12 (21.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (83.64%) WAN
2 34 (61.82%) LAN
3 17 (30.91%) DNS
4 14 (25.45%) Telepresence
5 13 (23.64%) IP Telephony
6 12 (21.82%) MPLS
7 10 (18.18%) NAS
7 10 (18.18%) VPN
8 7 (12.73%) Firewall
9 5 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (9.09%) Wireless
9 5 (9.09%) SAN
9 5 (9.09%) DHCP
9 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
9 5 (9.09%) WebEx
10 3 (5.45%) VoIP
11 2 (3.64%) OSPF
11 2 (3.64%) BGP
11 2 (3.64%) EIGRP
11 2 (3.64%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 10 (18.18%) Riak
2 10 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (3.64%) JIRA
General
1 3 (5.45%) Retail
2 2 (3.64%) Law
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Communications Engineer
2 19 (34.55%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 12 (21.82%) Architect
4 10 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (10.91%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Network Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Communications Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Network Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (1.82%) Unified Communications Consultant
9 1 (1.82%) Account Director
9 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Account Manager
9 1 (1.82%) Account Manager
9 1 (1.82%) Senior Manager
9 1 (1.82%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.82%) Consultant
9 1 (1.82%) Senior Project Manager
9 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (3.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (54.55%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.64%) Private Cloud
2 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.91%) Windows
2 12 (21.82%) Linux
2 12 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) ITIL
2 15 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 12 (21.82%) Load Balancing
3 12 (21.82%) TOGAF
4 10 (18.18%) Cyber Security
5 3 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.64%) BCP
7 1 (1.82%) Project Management
7 1 (1.82%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.82%) CRM
7 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) ISEB
1 12 (21.82%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (18.18%) CCNP
3 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (9.09%) CCNA
4 5 (9.09%) CCVP
4 5 (9.09%) CCSP
5 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 27 (49.09%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 10 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
1 5 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.64%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (3.64%) Cacti
Vendors
1 41 (74.55%) Microsoft
2 40 (72.73%) Cisco
3 12 (21.82%) Red Hat
3 12 (21.82%) VMware
3 12 (21.82%) F5
4 10 (18.18%) Infoblox
4 10 (18.18%) IBM
4 10 (18.18%) Oracle
4 10 (18.18%) NetApp
4 10 (18.18%) HP
4 10 (18.18%) EMC
5 9 (16.36%) Tandberg
6 5 (9.09%) McAfee
7 2 (3.64%) Riverbed
7 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.64%) CA
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