The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Communications
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 57 63 75
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 4 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.86% 0.37% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.41% 2.53% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -24.87%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 79 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 15.98% 14.66% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 66 62 102
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,800
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +15.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,250 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Sheffield

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (61.54%) CCNP
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (38.46%) Presales
4 5 (38.46%) Red Box
4 5 (38.46%) CCNP Voice
4 5 (38.46%) IP Telephony
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco IPT
4 5 (38.46%) MGCP
4 5 (38.46%) H.323
4 5 (38.46%) Service Management
5 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (30.77%) Wireless
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
5 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) B2B
5 4 (30.77%) Network Security
5 4 (30.77%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (30.77%) Marketing
5 4 (30.77%) Business Development
5 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
5 4 (30.77%) BYOD
5 4 (30.77%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) CCNA
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco UCCE

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) LAN
1 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco IPT
2 5 (38.46%) H.323
2 5 (38.46%) IP Telephony
2 5 (38.46%) MGCP
3 4 (30.77%) Network Security
3 4 (30.77%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (30.77%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) Skype
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Project Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Voice Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Voice Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Account Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) BYOD
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
1 4 (30.77%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Presales
1 5 (38.46%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) Analytics
2 4 (30.77%) B2B
2 4 (30.77%) Business Development
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CCNP
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) CCNP Voice
3 3 (23.08%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Red Box
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft