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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 42 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.72% 0.42% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.44% 4.35% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 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 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
45 23 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 16.19% 9.66% 34.31%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 17
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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