The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 94 75 80
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 3 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.25% 0.12% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 0.51% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £58,000 £21,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+169.76% -17.30%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
Unified Communications
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
288 195 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.63% 23.55% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 230 167 204
Average salary £38,400 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.64% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in South Wales

Unified Communications
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 1 - -
Newport - 1 - -
Unified Communications
Wales

Unified Communications
Top 15 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Avaya
1 1 (33.33%) BT