The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 179 176 165
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 27 34 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.57% 0.70% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.60% 3.23% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 8
Average salary £43,750 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,150 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,500 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £47,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -7.76%
Unified Communications
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
749 1052 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.81% 21.50% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 610 766 469
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Leeds +6 26 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Unified Communications
Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 51 (82.26%) WAN
2 49 (79.03%) Cisco
3 45 (72.58%) Microsoft
4 37 (59.68%) LAN
5 36 (58.06%) Video Conferencing
5 36 (58.06%) Lync
6 35 (56.45%) ITIL
7 32 (51.61%) Active Directory
8 29 (46.77%) MS Exchange
9 27 (43.55%) MS Excel
10 25 (40.32%) Windows
10 25 (40.32%) SQL Server
11 23 (37.10%) DNS
12 19 (30.65%) Load Balancing
13 18 (29.03%) VPN
13 18 (29.03%) Telepresence
14 16 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (25.81%) IP Telephony
14 16 (25.81%) Incident Management
14 16 (25.81%) VMware
15 14 (22.58%) TOGAF
15 14 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 14 (22.58%) F5
15 14 (22.58%) SQL
15 14 (22.58%) Linux
15 14 (22.58%) MS Visio
15 14 (22.58%) ISEB
15 14 (22.58%) ITIL Certification
15 14 (22.58%) Red Hat
15 14 (22.58%) MPLS

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 36 (58.06%) Lync
2 29 (46.77%) MS Exchange
3 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.23%) Confluence
5 2 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (43.55%) MS Excel
2 14 (22.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 51 (82.26%) WAN
2 37 (59.68%) LAN
3 23 (37.10%) DNS
4 18 (29.03%) VPN
4 18 (29.03%) Telepresence
5 16 (25.81%) IP Telephony
6 14 (22.58%) MPLS
7 12 (19.35%) NAS
8 11 (17.74%) Firewall
9 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
10 7 (11.29%) SAN
11 6 (9.68%) WebEx
11 6 (9.68%) DHCP
11 6 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (9.68%) Wireless
12 3 (4.84%) VoIP
13 2 (3.23%) OSPF
13 2 (3.23%) BGP
13 2 (3.23%) EIGRP
13 2 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (40.32%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (19.35%) NoSQL
2 12 (19.35%) Riak
2 12 (19.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 2 (3.23%) Law
2 1 (1.61%) Legal
2 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.61%) Retail
2 1 (1.61%) Marketing
2 1 (1.61%) Electronics
2 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Communications Engineer
2 20 (32.26%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 14 (22.58%) Architect
4 12 (19.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (12.90%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Network Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Communications Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Network Architect
9 1 (1.61%) Technical Manager
9 1 (1.61%) Service Manager
9 1 (1.61%) Voice Engineer
9 1 (1.61%) IP Engineer
9 1 (1.61%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 1 (1.61%) Technical Services Manager
9 1 (1.61%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) CSS
2 2 (3.23%) XMPP
2 2 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 36 (58.06%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.23%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) DTV
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.32%) Windows
2 14 (22.58%) Linux
2 14 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (9.68%) UNIX
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (56.45%) ITIL
2 19 (30.65%) Load Balancing
3 16 (25.81%) Incident Management
4 14 (22.58%) TOGAF
5 13 (20.97%) Cyber Security
6 3 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.23%) Project Management
8 1 (1.61%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.61%) BCP
8 1 (1.61%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.61%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) ISEB
1 14 (22.58%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (17.74%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (17.74%) CCNP
3 6 (9.68%) CCNA
3 6 (9.68%) CCVP
3 6 (9.68%) CCSP
4 3 (4.84%) MCITP
4 3 (4.84%) MCSE
5 1 (1.61%) CCIE
System Software
1 32 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 16 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (19.35%) VMware ESX
3 12 (19.35%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (17.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (12.90%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (4.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (3.23%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (3.23%) XenMobile
4 2 (3.23%) Cacti
Vendors
1 49 (79.03%) Cisco
2 45 (72.58%) Microsoft
3 16 (25.81%) VMware
4 14 (22.58%) Red Hat
4 14 (22.58%) F5
5 12 (19.35%) Infoblox
5 12 (19.35%) NetApp
5 12 (19.35%) HP
5 12 (19.35%) EMC
5 12 (19.35%) IBM
5 12 (19.35%) Oracle
6 9 (14.52%) Tandberg
7 6 (9.68%) McAfee
8 5 (8.06%) Symantec
9 3 (4.84%) Citrix
10 2 (3.23%) CA
10 2 (3.23%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.23%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.61%) Polycom
11 1 (1.61%) SAP
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