The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 235 221 244
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +23
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 28 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.45% 0.40% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.93% 2.70% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 24
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,050 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,911 £49,500 £52,750
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
956 889 1144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.26% 14.69% 15.39%
Number of salaries quoted 778 708 961
Median salary £38,000 £41,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.43% +12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 North West

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in the North West

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the North West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in the North West

Unified Communications
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire 0 15 £18,000 +2.85% 1
Manchester -13 9 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Merseyside -18 4 £34,250 -30.80%
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 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 North West region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 27 (52.94%) Telecoms
2 13 (25.49%) WAN
2 13 (25.49%) Business Continuity
3 12 (23.53%) Cisco
3 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
4 11 (21.57%) ITIL
5 8 (15.69%) Windows
5 8 (15.69%) Office 365
6 7 (13.73%) F5
6 7 (13.73%) Riverbed
6 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
6 7 (13.73%) B2B
6 7 (13.73%) CCNP
6 7 (13.73%) Juniper
6 7 (13.73%) Legal
6 7 (13.73%) NetScaler
7 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
7 6 (11.76%) Project Management
7 6 (11.76%) CCIE
7 6 (11.76%) MCP
7 6 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (11.76%) Mitel
8 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.80%) Linux
8 5 (9.80%) LAN
8 5 (9.80%) CCNA
8 5 (9.80%) Avaya
8 5 (9.80%) Data Centre
9 4 (7.84%) Service Design

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (7.84%) Confluence
1 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
1 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Cisco SocialMiner
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) Office 365
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.92%) IaaS
3 2 (3.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) WAN
2 7 (13.73%) NetScaler
2 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.80%) LAN
4 4 (7.84%) DECT
4 4 (7.84%) Wireless
5 3 (5.88%) VoIP
6 2 (3.92%) BGP
6 2 (3.92%) EIGRP
6 2 (3.92%) IGRP
6 2 (3.92%) LDAP
6 2 (3.92%) OSPF
7 1 (1.96%) Internet
7 1 (1.96%) ISDN
7 1 (1.96%) MPLS
7 1 (1.96%) SMTP
7 1 (1.96%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) JIRA
General
1 27 (52.94%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.73%) Legal
3 3 (5.88%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (13.73%) Network Engineer
2 6 (11.76%) Account Manager
3 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (9.80%) Sales Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Service Desk Technician
5 3 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Service Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Telesales Executive
6 2 (3.92%) Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Coordinator
6 2 (3.92%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Presales Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Sales Executive
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Presales Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Transition Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Web Content Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) Web Services
2 2 (3.92%) J2EE
2 2 (3.92%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.96%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.84%) Fat Client
2 4 (7.84%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.92%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.92%) Social Media
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Economics
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.80%) Linux
4 4 (7.84%) CentOS
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Business Continuity
2 11 (21.57%) ITIL
3 7 (13.73%) B2B
4 6 (11.76%) Project Management
5 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.84%) CRM
6 4 (7.84%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (7.84%) ERP
6 4 (7.84%) Information Security
6 4 (7.84%) Line Management
6 4 (7.84%) Migration
6 4 (7.84%) Service Design
7 3 (5.88%) Business Development
7 3 (5.88%) ITIL V3
7 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.88%) Presales
8 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.92%) Email Management
8 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.96%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (13.73%) CCNP
3 6 (11.76%) CCIE
3 6 (11.76%) MCP
4 5 (9.80%) CCNA
5 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (1.96%) Degree
7 1 (1.96%) MCSA
7 1 (1.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Cisco
2 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.73%) F5
3 7 (13.73%) Juniper
3 7 (13.73%) Riverbed
4 6 (11.76%) Mitel
5 5 (9.80%) Avaya
6 4 (7.84%) Canon
6 4 (7.84%) NetApp
6 4 (7.84%) VMware
6 4 (7.84%) Wyse
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle
8 1 (1.96%) Red Box
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