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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 82 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.12% 0.43% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 2.63% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £55,000 £67,500 £38,774
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% +74.08%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +10.52%
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
127 114 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.62% 16.22% 19.81%
Number of salaries quoted 110 109 122
Average salary £37,500 £40,300 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.94% +8.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 15 September 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 1 £55,000 -18.51%
Unified Communications
East Midlands

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (75.00%) VoIP
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (50.00%) Statistics
2 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) WPF
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (12.50%) Lync
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) VCP5
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (12.50%) SCDPM
4 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (12.50%) Lync
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Development Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) Ajax
2 2 (25.00%) WPF
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCTS
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) VCP5
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
1 1 (12.50%) SCDPM
1 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) EMC
1 1 (12.50%) Hitachi
1 1 (12.50%) NetApp