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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 178 175 153
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 32 39 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.68% 0.79% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.46% 4.20% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 15
Average salary £42,000 £58,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.51% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £46,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
718 928 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.36% 18.83% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 599 722 496
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -1 32 £42,000 -26.95% 5
Unified Communications
Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 43 (78.18%) WAN
2 41 (74.55%) Microsoft
3 37 (67.27%) Cisco
3 37 (67.27%) Lync
4 32 (58.18%) LAN
5 27 (49.09%) Video Conferencing
6 25 (45.45%) MS Exchange
6 25 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 25 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 25 (45.45%) ITIL
6 25 (45.45%) Active Directory
7 15 (27.27%) Windows
8 14 (25.45%) DNS
9 13 (23.64%) Incident Management
9 13 (23.64%) IP Telephony
10 12 (21.82%) Telepresence
10 12 (21.82%) SQL
11 11 (20.00%) Linux
11 11 (20.00%) MS Visio
11 11 (20.00%) ISEB
11 11 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (20.00%) Red Hat
11 11 (20.00%) MPLS
11 11 (20.00%) VMware
11 11 (20.00%) F5
11 11 (20.00%) TOGAF
11 11 (20.00%) Load Balancing
11 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (18.18%) Cyber Security

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (67.27%) Lync
2 25 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.64%) Confluence
5 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 11 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (78.18%) WAN
2 32 (58.18%) LAN
3 14 (25.45%) DNS
4 13 (23.64%) IP Telephony
5 12 (21.82%) Telepresence
6 11 (20.00%) MPLS
7 9 (16.36%) VPN
7 9 (16.36%) NAS
8 5 (9.09%) VoIP
8 5 (9.09%) Firewall
9 3 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (5.45%) Wireless
9 3 (5.45%) SAN
9 3 (5.45%) DHCP
9 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
9 3 (5.45%) WebEx
10 2 (3.64%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (3.64%) OSPF
10 2 (3.64%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.36%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (16.36%) NoSQL
2 9 (16.36%) Riak
2 9 (16.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (3.64%) JIRA
General
1 4 (7.27%) Retail
2 2 (3.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Communications Engineer
2 17 (30.91%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 11 (20.00%) Architect
4 9 (16.36%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Communications Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Account Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Unified Communications Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Network Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Account Director
8 2 (3.64%) Account Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Consultant
9 1 (1.82%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) CSS
2 2 (3.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (49.09%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.64%) Private Cloud
2 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Linux
2 11 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.45%) UNIX
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) ITIL
2 13 (23.64%) Incident Management
3 11 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 11 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 10 (18.18%) Cyber Security
5 3 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.45%) Project Management
5 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.64%) CRM
6 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.64%) BCP
6 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.82%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.82%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) ISEB
1 11 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (14.55%) CCNP
2 8 (14.55%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.45%) CCSP
4 3 (5.45%) CCNA
4 3 (5.45%) CCVP
5 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 25 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.36%) VMware ESX
3 9 (16.36%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (5.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.64%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (3.64%) Cacti
3 1 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (74.55%) Microsoft
2 37 (67.27%) Cisco
3 11 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 11 (20.00%) VMware
3 11 (20.00%) F5
4 9 (16.36%) Tandberg
4 9 (16.36%) Infoblox
4 9 (16.36%) IBM
4 9 (16.36%) Oracle
4 9 (16.36%) NetApp
4 9 (16.36%) HP
4 9 (16.36%) EMC
5 3 (5.45%) McAfee
6 2 (3.64%) Riverbed
6 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.64%) CA
7 1 (1.82%) Google
7 1 (1.82%) Postini
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