The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 71 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 3 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.49% 0.55% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 3.66% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Unified Communications
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 82 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.35% 15.05% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 37 73 127
Average salary £42,500 £26,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.46% -30.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £35,232
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 3 £42,500 -
Unified Communications
North East

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (50.00%) EMC
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Engagement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft