The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank - 56 69
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.78% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.02% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £48,750 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £52,454
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +0.08%
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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
103 57 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 21.78% 11.18% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 89 39 84
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,950 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £63,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Merseyside

Unified Communications
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP Voice

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Voice Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP Voice
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware