The first table below looks at the demand for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 83 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 2 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.21% 1.39% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% 6.04% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £81,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -13.84%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
163 149 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.29% 22.96% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 136 120 82
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unified Communications
East Midlands

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Northampton -18 2 £50,000 -28.57%
Unified Communications
East Midlands

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCNP
2 7 (77.78%) CCDA
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Wireless
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) HP AIS
3 6 (66.67%) HP ASE
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (66.67%) MCSE
3 6 (66.67%) MCSA
3 6 (66.67%) CCDP
3 6 (66.67%) HP
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (66.67%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Business Development
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
5 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
5 1 (11.11%) CCSP
5 1 (11.11%) CRM

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (11.11%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Architect
2 6 (66.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Account Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Business Development
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCNP
2 7 (77.78%) CCDA
3 6 (66.67%) HP AIS
3 6 (66.67%) HP ASE
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (66.67%) MCSE
3 6 (66.67%) MCSA
3 6 (66.67%) CCDP
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) CCSP
4 1 (11.11%) VTSP
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
3 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix