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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 94 79 78
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 5 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.38% 1.59% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.60% 6.80% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 9
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
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
312 309 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.82% 23.34% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 276 275 211
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram 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 22 August 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
(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
South Wales -19 5 £25,000 -37.50%
Unified Communications
UK

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Marketing
4 3 (30.00%) French Language
4 3 (30.00%) German Language
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) VoIP
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Acme Packet
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) CCNP
5 2 (20.00%) CCNA
5 2 (20.00%) Avaya
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Firewall
6 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (10.00%) Electronics
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Legal
6 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (10.00%) Tandberg

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) VPLS
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) MPLS
2 1 (10.00%) OSPF
2 1 (10.00%) BGP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (10.00%) RIP
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
General
1 8 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) French Language
3 3 (30.00%) German Language
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Support Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Graduate
1 3 (30.00%) Trainee
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (10.00%) Avaya Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Junior
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
1 1 (10.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Data Management
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCDA
2 1 (10.00%) CCDP
2 1 (10.00%) CCIP
2 1 (10.00%) CCIE
2 1 (10.00%) CCSP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) Acme Packet
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Tandberg
3 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Meraki
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