The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 71 88 79
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 5 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.71% 0.75% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 4.14% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 2
Average salary £28,428 £43,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.02% -27.08%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Unified Communications
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
85 169 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.11% 18.15% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 75 142 136
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +14 5 £28,428 -43.14%
Unified Communications
East Midlands

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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
3 9 (64.29%) Service Delivery
4 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) VoIP
5 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (35.71%) PABX
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
6 4 (28.57%) Data Security
6 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) PBX
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (28.57%) BCP
6 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) Data Management
6 4 (28.57%) Service Management
7 2 (14.29%) Application Performance Management
7 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 2 (14.29%) Office 365
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
7 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) VoIP
1 5 (35.71%) PABX
2 4 (28.57%) PBX
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
1 9 (64.29%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Account Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Products Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Sales Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Communications Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Service Delivery
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 4 (28.57%) Data Security
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) BCP
3 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (28.57%) Data Management
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Application Performance Management
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft