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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 20 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.44% 1.14% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 11.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £46,250 £45,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,596 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -10.00%
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 18 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 14.63% 10.29% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 26
Average salary £39,250 £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% -39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Unified Communications
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Handset
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Broadband
3 1 (25.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Broadband
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) FlexPod
1 1 (25.00%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) VMware