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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 186 188 137
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -51
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 17 13 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.34% 0.29% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.11% 1.66% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 19
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
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
807 785 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.19% 17.42% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 648 552 608
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £21,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -2 17 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Unified Communications
Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 30 (69.77%) MS Exchange
1 30 (69.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 29 (67.44%) Active Directory
3 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
3 28 (65.12%) Lync
4 27 (62.79%) Windows
5 26 (60.47%) PowerShell
6 20 (46.51%) Postini
6 20 (46.51%) Network Load Balancing
7 19 (44.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (34.88%) Cisco
9 14 (32.56%) Google
10 13 (30.23%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (30.23%) Problem Management
11 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (25.58%) SCCM
13 10 (23.26%) Migration
14 9 (20.93%) IP Telephony
14 9 (20.93%) Symantec
14 9 (20.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
15 8 (18.60%) ITIL
15 8 (18.60%) SLA
16 7 (16.28%) VoIP
16 7 (16.28%) CCNP
16 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
16 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
16 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
17 6 (13.95%) NAS

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 30 (69.77%) MS Exchange
1 30 (69.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 28 (65.12%) Lync
3 19 (44.19%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.33%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) IP Telephony
2 7 (16.28%) VoIP
3 6 (13.95%) SAN
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (13.95%) NAS
4 3 (6.98%) S/MIME
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (2.33%) WAN
5 1 (2.33%) SMTP
5 1 (2.33%) LAN
5 1 (2.33%) PBX
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (4.65%) Electronics
1 2 (4.65%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Exchange Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Exchange Specialist
2 11 (25.58%) Messaging Specialist
2 11 (25.58%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Specialist
3 8 (18.60%) Team Leader
4 6 (13.95%) Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Voice Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Communications Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Messaging Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Account Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Account Director
8 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Account Manager
9 1 (2.33%) Senior Communications Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (62.79%) Windows
2 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Network Load Balancing
2 13 (30.23%) Problem Management
2 13 (30.23%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (23.26%) Migration
4 8 (18.60%) ITIL
5 6 (13.95%) E-Discovery
6 4 (9.30%) Identity Management
6 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.98%) Project Management
7 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.65%) CRM
8 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.65%) People Management
9 1 (2.33%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.33%) Service Management
9 1 (2.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) CCNP
1 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
1 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.95%) CCNA
3 5 (11.63%) MCTS
3 5 (11.63%) MCITP
4 4 (9.30%) MCSE
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (67.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) SCCM
2 9 (20.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (9.30%) MIIS
4 2 (4.65%) XenMobile
5 1 (2.33%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
2 20 (46.51%) Postini
3 15 (34.88%) Cisco
4 14 (32.56%) Google
5 9 (20.93%) Symantec
6 6 (13.95%) Avaya
6 6 (13.95%) Genesys
7 5 (11.63%) Verint
8 3 (6.98%) IronPort
9 2 (4.65%) Citrix
10 1 (2.33%) Sophos
10 1 (2.33%) VMware
10 1 (2.33%) Trend Micro
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £49000 per annum + £5.4k car allowance, 15% bonus
Posted: 14 days ago