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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 88 103 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 18 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.39% 0.30% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 1.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 0
Median salary £67,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+68.75% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%
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
171 222 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.23% 16.88% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 131 201 214
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Unified Communications as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +10 15 £67,500 +68.75%
Mid Wales - 3 - -
Unified Communications
UK

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT jobs citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 18 (78.26%) Cisco
1 18 (78.26%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (78.26%) Telecoms
1 18 (78.26%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (73.91%) Finance
2 17 (73.91%) Banking
2 17 (73.91%) CheckPoint
2 17 (73.91%) Internet
2 17 (73.91%) MPLS
2 17 (73.91%) Avaya
2 17 (73.91%) CCNP
2 17 (73.91%) DNS
2 17 (73.91%) LAN
2 17 (73.91%) DHCP
3 10 (43.48%) VPN
3 10 (43.48%) WAN
3 10 (43.48%) OSPF
3 10 (43.48%) BGP
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (43.48%) F5
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (43.48%) BIG-IP
4 7 (30.43%) CCVP
4 7 (30.43%) Cisco UCCE
4 7 (30.43%) CCNP Voice
5 4 (17.39%) Skype
5 4 (17.39%) Degree
5 4 (17.39%) Skype for Business
5 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (73.91%) DHCP
1 17 (73.91%) DNS
1 17 (73.91%) Internet
1 17 (73.91%) LAN
1 17 (73.91%) MPLS
2 10 (43.48%) BGP
2 10 (43.48%) BIG-IP
2 10 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (43.48%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (43.48%) OSPF
2 10 (43.48%) VPN
2 10 (43.48%) WAN
3 4 (17.39%) Skype
4 2 (8.70%) VoIP
5 1 (4.35%) DECT
General
1 18 (78.26%) Telecoms
2 17 (73.91%) Banking
2 17 (73.91%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Architect
2 17 (73.91%) Cisco Architect
3 10 (43.48%) Cisco Network Architect
3 10 (43.48%) Network Architect
4 7 (30.43%) Telecoms Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL
1 3 (13.04%) ITSM
1 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
1 3 (13.04%) Service Management
1 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
2 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
2 2 (8.70%) Coaching
2 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
2 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.35%) Network Design
3 1 (4.35%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (73.91%) CCNP
3 7 (30.43%) CCNP Voice
3 7 (30.43%) CCVP
4 4 (17.39%) Degree
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (13.04%) MCSE
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.35%) CCNA
6 1 (4.35%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Cisco
2 17 (73.91%) Avaya
2 17 (73.91%) CheckPoint
3 10 (43.48%) F5
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) VMware
6 1 (4.35%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat