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 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 - 71 -
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.29% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £46,250 -
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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
59 89 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.95% 12.79% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 50 54 52
Average salary £30,875 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,050 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in the 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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) CITP
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 2 (100.00%) SFIA

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SFIA
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CITP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet