The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 58 62 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.24% 1.02% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.25% 6.25% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £55,000 £90,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +105.71%
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-16.81% +15.78%
Unified Communications
Leicestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 64 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 19.09% 16.37% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 77 61 68
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Leicester

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) VoIP
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Statistics
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) WPF
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM
4 1 (14.29%) SCOM
4 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Development Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
2 2 (28.57%) WPF
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
1 1 (14.29%) SCDPM
1 1 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft