The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 94 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 1 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.080% 0.81% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 4.01% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 16
Average salary £42,500 £29,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.55% -49.56%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
Unified Communications
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
297 274 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.67% 20.28% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 264 247 262
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £25,925 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Wales

Unified Communications
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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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
South Wales +2 1 £42,500 +46.55%
Unified Communications
UK

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) French Language
2 3 (50.00%) German Language
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (16.67%) VPLS
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (16.67%) XMPP
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Tandberg
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPLS
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) OSPF
1 1 (16.67%) BGP
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) RIP
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) French Language
2 3 (50.00%) German Language
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Trainee
1 3 (50.00%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) DTV
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCDA
2 1 (16.67%) CCDP
2 1 (16.67%) CCIP
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCSP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Tandberg
3 1 (16.67%) Riverbed
3 1 (16.67%) Meraki
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) SAP