The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 183 129 164
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +35
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 30 55 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.58% 1.41% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.58% 7.06% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 6
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
838 779 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.32% 20.04% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 644 621 541
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unified Communications
Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
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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
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Leeds -44 30 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Unified Communications
Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 38 (88.37%) Lync
2 28 (65.12%) MS Exchange
2 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
3 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
3 21 (48.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (46.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (46.51%) DNS
5 18 (41.86%) DHCP
5 18 (41.86%) Windows
6 17 (39.53%) MCITP
7 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (37.21%) MS Office
7 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
8 15 (34.88%) Office 365
9 14 (32.56%) MCSE
9 14 (32.56%) TCP/IP
10 13 (30.23%) VPN
10 13 (30.23%) Cisco
10 13 (30.23%) MPLS
10 13 (30.23%) Load Balancing
10 13 (30.23%) MCTS
10 13 (30.23%) Service Delivery
11 12 (27.91%) Blackberry
11 12 (27.91%) ITIL
12 11 (25.58%) SharePoint
12 11 (25.58%) Office Communications Server
12 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (20.93%) PBX
15 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 38 (88.37%) Lync
2 28 (65.12%) MS Exchange
3 21 (48.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (25.58%) SharePoint
4 11 (25.58%) Office Communications Server
5 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (9.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
9 1 (2.33%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 16 (37.21%) MS Office
1 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.88%) Office 365
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (46.51%) DNS
2 18 (41.86%) DHCP
3 14 (32.56%) TCP/IP
4 13 (30.23%) VPN
4 13 (30.23%) MPLS
5 9 (20.93%) PBX
6 7 (16.28%) Firewall
6 7 (16.28%) SMTP
7 6 (13.95%) WAN
7 6 (13.95%) LAN
8 5 (11.63%) PSTN
9 4 (9.30%) SSL
10 3 (6.98%) Network Security
10 3 (6.98%) VoIP
10 3 (6.98%) WLAN
10 3 (6.98%) H.323
10 3 (6.98%) SAN
11 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Consultant
2 7 (16.28%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (13.95%) Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (9.30%) Communications Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Communications Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Cisco Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Implementation Project Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Implementation Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Telephony Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Solutions Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Telephony Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Blackberry
2 4 (9.30%) iPhone
2 4 (9.30%) iPad
2 4 (9.30%) PKI
3 3 (6.98%) CLARiiON
3 3 (6.98%) EqualLogic
3 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (6.98%) Celerra
4 2 (4.65%) CMDB
5 1 (2.33%) Statistics
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Windows
2 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Phone
5 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
5 4 (9.30%) Android
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Load Balancing
1 13 (30.23%) Service Delivery
2 12 (27.91%) ITIL
3 8 (18.60%) PRINCE2
4 4 (9.30%) Project Management
4 4 (9.30%) Integration Testing
4 4 (9.30%) Change Management
5 3 (6.98%) Migration
5 3 (6.98%) Six Sigma
5 3 (6.98%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.65%) PRINCE
6 2 (4.65%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.33%) Data Management
7 1 (2.33%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.33%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.65%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (39.53%) MCITP
3 14 (32.56%) MCSE
4 13 (30.23%) MCTS
5 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
6 4 (9.30%) NCIE
6 4 (9.30%) MCP
6 4 (9.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (6.98%) MBA
7 3 (6.98%) HP AIS
7 3 (6.98%) HP ASE
7 3 (6.98%) HP MASE
7 3 (6.98%) VCDX
7 3 (6.98%) Degree
7 3 (6.98%) MCSA
7 3 (6.98%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (6.98%) NCDA
7 3 (6.98%) CCEE
7 3 (6.98%) CCIA
7 3 (6.98%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.63%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.30%) vSphere
4 4 (9.30%) UAG
5 3 (6.98%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.98%) XenApp
5 3 (6.98%) XenServer
5 3 (6.98%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.65%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) SCOM
2 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.33%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.23%) Cisco
3 7 (16.28%) Mitel
4 6 (13.95%) Siemens
4 6 (13.95%) Citrix
4 6 (13.95%) VMware
4 6 (13.95%) Polycom
5 5 (11.63%) HP
5 5 (11.63%) EMC
5 5 (11.63%) NetApp
6 4 (9.30%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.33%) IBM
7 1 (2.33%) Symantec
7 1 (2.33%) CommVault
7 1 (2.33%) Avaya
7 1 (2.33%) Lotus
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