The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 30 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.81% 0.48% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.04% 1.89% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £55,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% -29.03%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 53 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 39.84% 25.48% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 32 33 32
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £40,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unified Communications
West Midlands

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
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Ellesmere - 1 £30,000 -
Shrewsbury - 1 £30,000 -
Telford - 1 £30,000 -
Unified Communications
West Midlands

Unified Communications
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) Lync

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Xen
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) VMware