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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank - 31 31
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 0 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 2.81% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 21.05% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Average salary - £75,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +61.29%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
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
18 38 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.85% 13.33% 33.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 60
Average salary £55,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Account Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development