The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 163 173 179
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 18 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.49% 2.21% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 12
Median salary £42,000 £32,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.23% -29.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £18,900 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Unified Communications
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
516 587 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.81% 16.58% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 449 468 448
Median salary £39,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.72% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Manchester

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Manchester

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 £35,000 -
Unified Communications
North West

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 15 (51.72%) Cisco
2 11 (37.93%) WAN
3 10 (34.48%) Firewall
3 10 (34.48%) Skype for Business
4 9 (31.03%) CCNP
4 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
5 8 (27.59%) VoIP
5 8 (27.59%) LAN
6 7 (24.14%) Windows
6 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
7 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (20.69%) Juniper
7 6 (20.69%) ITIL
7 6 (20.69%) Riverbed
7 6 (20.69%) Office 365
7 6 (20.69%) Presales
7 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
8 5 (17.24%) Skype
8 5 (17.24%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (17.24%) Finance
9 4 (13.79%) Wireless
9 4 (13.79%) IPsec
9 4 (13.79%) Service Management
9 4 (13.79%) MPLS
9 4 (13.79%) OSPF
9 4 (13.79%) BGP
9 4 (13.79%) EIGRP
9 4 (13.79%) Project Management
9 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 10 (34.48%) Skype for Business
2 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.90%) CMS
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Office 365
2 5 (17.24%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (13.79%) IaaS
4 3 (10.34%) SaaS
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.45%) Google Apps
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.45%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) WAN
2 10 (34.48%) Firewall
3 8 (27.59%) LAN
3 8 (27.59%) VoIP
4 5 (17.24%) Skype
5 4 (13.79%) BGP
5 4 (13.79%) EIGRP
5 4 (13.79%) IPsec
5 4 (13.79%) MPLS
5 4 (13.79%) OSPF
5 4 (13.79%) SSL
5 4 (13.79%) VPN
5 4 (13.79%) Wireless
6 3 (10.34%) Ethernet
6 3 (10.34%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.34%) VLAN
6 3 (10.34%) WAAS
6 3 (10.34%) xDSL
7 2 (6.90%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.24%) Finance
3 4 (13.79%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Billing
4 1 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Consultant
2 3 (10.34%) Business Development Manager
2 3 (10.34%) Business Manager
2 3 (10.34%) Development Manager
2 3 (10.34%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (10.34%) Solutions Consultant
2 3 (10.34%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) WAN Consultant
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Consultant
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Lync Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Presales Consultant
3 2 (6.90%) Project Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Sales Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Security Consultant
3 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Telephony Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) IVR
4 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL
1 6 (20.69%) Presales
2 4 (13.79%) Project Management
2 4 (13.79%) Service Management
2 4 (13.79%) WAN Optimisation
3 3 (10.34%) B2B
3 3 (10.34%) Business Development
3 3 (10.34%) CRM
4 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.90%) Information Security
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
4 2 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (3.45%) CAD
5 1 (3.45%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.45%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) CCNP
1 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.34%) CCNA
3 2 (6.90%) CCIE
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.45%) ISO13485
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (6.90%) XenMobile
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Cisco
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Juniper
3 6 (20.69%) Riverbed
4 4 (13.79%) Avaya
5 3 (10.34%) Ipanema Technologies
5 3 (10.34%) VMware
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
6 2 (6.90%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) Altiris
7 1 (3.45%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (3.45%) Dell
7 1 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) IBM
7 1 (3.45%) iManage
7 1 (3.45%) NetApp
7 1 (3.45%) Verint
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