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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 11 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.70% 0.83% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 16.67% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £75,000 £65,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.21%
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
13 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 24.07% 4.96% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 12
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) H.323
1 2 (100.00%) XMPP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) WebEx
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Red Box
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) CCVP
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) MGCP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) H.323
2 1 (50.00%) MGCP
2 1 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WebEx
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Architect
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (50.00%) CCVP
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Box