The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank - 59 61
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.60% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.35% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average 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 Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
114 69 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 21.35% 13.88% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 96 63 81
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Unified Communications
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 1 (50.00%) CRM Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft