The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 82 81 73
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.13% 0.25% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.98% 2.30% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
102 87 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 13.71% 11.04% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 89 67 86
Average salary £32,750 £37,500 £28,636
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% +30.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £35,232 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in the North East

Unified Communications
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -1 1 - -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) FlexPod
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (100.00%) ThinPrint
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (100.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) ThinPrint