The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 43 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.23% 0.40% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.15% 3.33% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £35,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
Unified Communications
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 30 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 20.00% 12.10% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 57 24 35
Median salary £35,000 £31,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Shropshire

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Telford - 2 £33,750 -
Unified Communications
West Midlands

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 4 (100.00%) Brocade
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) ProCurve
1 4 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 4 (100.00%) VyOS
2 3 (75.00%) Aruba
2 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) IPv6
3 2 (50.00%) IPv4
3 2 (50.00%) Nagios
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) Network Design
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) pfSense
3 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 4 (100.00%) NX-OS
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) IPv6
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) IPv4
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) VPLS
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Network Support
2 2 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Support Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) VyOS
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) pfSense
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Brocade
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) ProCurve
2 3 (75.00%) Aruba
2 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (25.00%) VMware