The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 88 78 87
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.31% 0.45% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.81% 2.29% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £32,500 £60,000 £43,774
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.83% +37.06%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
166 131 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.35% 19.55% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 131 126 99
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unified Communications
East Midlands

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
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 July 2014. 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 -5 2 £32,500 -45.83%
Market Harborough - 1 £37,500 -
Unified Communications
East Midlands

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) VoIP
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Statistics
3 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) WPF
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
6 1 (11.11%) Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) APMP
6 1 (11.11%) Lync
6 1 (11.11%) VCP5
6 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) MCSA

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 1 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Development Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) Ajax
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (22.22%) WPF
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Business Development
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) C++
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (11.11%) APMP
1 1 (11.11%) VCP5
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) Hitachi
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp