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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 54 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.18% 0.52% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 2.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £28,428 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.08% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
80 128 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 18.82% 22.18% 27.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74 117 115
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +12.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,428 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 12 (85.71%) Lync
2 10 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (71.43%) Service Delivery
3 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 6 (42.86%) PABX
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (28.57%) Data Management
4 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 4 (28.57%) Data Security
4 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 4 (28.57%) PBX
4 4 (28.57%) VoIP
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (28.57%) BCP
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Application Performance Management
5 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Office 365

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) Lync
2 10 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) PABX
2 4 (28.57%) PBX
2 4 (28.57%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
1 10 (71.43%) Technical Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Products Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Sales Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Account Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) BCP
2 4 (28.57%) Data Security
2 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 4 (28.57%) Data Management
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Application Performance Management
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
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