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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 173 184 148
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -36
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 26 10 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.55% 0.23% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.21% 1.24% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 16
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £36,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
811 805 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.04% 18.91% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 654 574 571
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +16 24 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Bradford -1 2 - -
Unified Communications
Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 37 (64.91%) Active Directory
1 37 (64.91%) Lync
2 35 (61.40%) Windows
3 34 (59.65%) MS Exchange
3 34 (59.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (57.89%) Microsoft
5 29 (50.88%) PowerShell
6 24 (42.11%) Postini
7 22 (38.60%) Network Load Balancing
7 22 (38.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
8 18 (31.58%) Google
9 17 (29.82%) Cisco
10 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (24.56%) Problem Management
11 14 (24.56%) SCCM
12 12 (21.05%) Migration
13 11 (19.30%) Symantec
13 11 (19.30%) SLA
13 11 (19.30%) IP Telephony
13 11 (19.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 10 (17.54%) ITIL
15 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
16 8 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
16 8 (14.04%) CCNP
16 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
17 7 (12.28%) MCTS
17 7 (12.28%) MCITP
17 7 (12.28%) Cisco ASA

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 37 (64.91%) Lync
2 34 (59.65%) MS Exchange
2 34 (59.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (38.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.75%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
2 3 (5.26%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) IP Telephony
2 7 (12.28%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (12.28%) NAS
2 7 (12.28%) VoIP
3 6 (10.53%) SAN
4 5 (8.77%) S/MIME
5 2 (3.51%) WAN
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (1.75%) SMTP
6 1 (1.75%) VPN
6 1 (1.75%) LAN
6 1 (1.75%) PBX
6 1 (1.75%) MPLS
General
1 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.51%) Electronics
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Specialist
1 14 (24.56%) Exchange Engineer
2 13 (22.81%) Exchange Specialist
2 13 (22.81%) Messaging Specialist
2 13 (22.81%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Team Leader
4 7 (12.28%) Voice Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Consultant
5 6 (10.53%) Architect
6 5 (8.77%) Messaging Architect
6 5 (8.77%) Communications Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Sales Executive
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Administrator
9 2 (3.51%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 35 (61.40%) Windows
2 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Network Load Balancing
2 18 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (24.56%) Problem Management
4 12 (21.05%) Migration
5 10 (17.54%) ITIL
6 6 (10.53%) E-Discovery
7 5 (8.77%) Identity Management
8 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.26%) Project Management
9 3 (5.26%) ITSM
9 3 (5.26%) Service Management
10 2 (3.51%) People Management
11 1 (1.75%) TOGAF
11 1 (1.75%) Load Balancing
11 1 (1.75%) Project Planning
11 1 (1.75%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.75%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (14.04%) CCNP
3 7 (12.28%) MCTS
3 7 (12.28%) MCITP
3 7 (12.28%) CCNA
4 6 (10.53%) MCSE
4 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (64.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (24.56%) SCCM
2 11 (19.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (8.77%) MIIS
4 4 (7.02%) SCOM
5 2 (3.51%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.75%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.75%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 33 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 24 (42.11%) Postini
3 18 (31.58%) Google
4 17 (29.82%) Cisco
5 11 (19.30%) Symantec
6 7 (12.28%) Avaya
6 7 (12.28%) Genesys
7 6 (10.53%) Verint
8 4 (7.02%) Sun
9 3 (5.26%) IronPort
9 3 (5.26%) VMware
10 2 (3.51%) Citrix
11 1 (1.75%) F5
11 1 (1.75%) Trend Micro
11 1 (1.75%) HP
11 1 (1.75%) EMC
11 1 (1.75%) IBM
11 1 (1.75%) NetApp
11 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.75%) Sophos
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Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 18 days ago