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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 50 61 73
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 1 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.31% 1.14% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% 7.81% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Median salary £23,006 £28,428 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.07% -43.14%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
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
39 64 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 12.26% 14.61% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 26 55 111
Median salary £32,500 £40,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.75% -1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester 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 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 5 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft