The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank - - 29
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 2.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.76%
Unified Communications
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 14 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.19% 10.77% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 19
Average salary £70,000 £55,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.12% +11.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in the Midlands

Unified Communications
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCDP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) WebEx
1 2 (100.00%) Telepresence

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) WebEx
1 2 (100.00%) Telepresence
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCDP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco