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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 23 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.98% 3.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 13.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
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
37 22 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 36.27% 25.29% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 27
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £18,700 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCDP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) CCVP
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) XMPP
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCDP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CCVP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper