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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Communications
North West / Merseyside
Rank 69 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 2 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.33% 0.95% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.30% 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Median salary £33,375 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.47% -
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £43,596 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.79% -3.12%

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
87 95 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.36% 17.96% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 63 62 41
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,800 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Liverpool -9 2 £33,375 -27.44%
Unified Communications
North West

Unified Communications
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) LDAP
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) WebCenter
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Email Management
4 1 (20.00%) Social Media
4 1 (20.00%) E-Discovery
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) EDRMS
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Economics

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) EDRMS
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Web Content Developer
1 2 (40.00%) WebCenter Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Implementation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Economics
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) E-Discovery
3 1 (20.00%) Email Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle