The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 214 194 184
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 38 59 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.56% 0.82% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.49% 4.39% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 29 58 22
Average salary £42,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Unified Communications
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1089 1343 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.03% 18.65% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 904 1036 795
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 Yorkshire

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
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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
West Yorkshire -3 31 £41,000 -28.69% 5
North Yorkshire +2 5 £42,500 -10.52%
South Yorkshire -12 2 - -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 58 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 51 (67.11%) Lync
3 43 (56.58%) WAN
4 40 (52.63%) Cisco
5 39 (51.32%) ITIL
6 38 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 33 (43.42%) LAN
8 28 (36.84%) Windows
9 26 (34.21%) SQL
9 26 (34.21%) MS Excel
9 26 (34.21%) VMware
9 26 (34.21%) Video Conferencing
10 25 (32.89%) VMware Infrastructure
10 25 (32.89%) SQL Server
10 25 (32.89%) MS Exchange
11 22 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (23.68%) SAN
13 17 (22.37%) Office 365
14 15 (19.74%) Citrix
14 15 (19.74%) PowerShell
14 15 (19.74%) SCCM
15 14 (18.42%) SCOM
15 14 (18.42%) SCVMM
15 14 (18.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 14 (18.42%) Hyper-V
15 14 (18.42%) XenApp
15 14 (18.42%) XenDesktop
15 14 (18.42%) Migration
15 14 (18.42%) CommVault
15 14 (18.42%) Change Management

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 51 (67.11%) Lync
2 25 (32.89%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.63%) Confluence
5 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (34.21%) MS Excel
2 14 (18.42%) MS Office
3 10 (13.16%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.37%) Office 365
2 14 (18.42%) SaaS
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (56.58%) WAN
2 33 (43.42%) LAN
3 18 (23.68%) SAN
4 13 (17.11%) DNS
5 12 (15.79%) IP Telephony
5 12 (15.79%) Telepresence
6 10 (13.16%) MPLS
7 9 (11.84%) Firewall
7 9 (11.84%) VPN
7 9 (11.84%) NAS
8 5 (6.58%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (6.58%) VoIP
9 4 (5.26%) Network Security
10 3 (3.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (3.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (3.95%) WebEx
10 3 (3.95%) DHCP
10 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
10 3 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (3.95%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 8 (10.53%) Riak
2 8 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 4 (5.26%) Retail
2 3 (3.95%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Electronics
3 2 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (30.26%) Communications Engineer
2 17 (22.37%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) Architect
4 8 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (9.21%) Citrix Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Security Specialist
8 3 (3.95%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Network Security Specialist
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Network Security Specialist
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Network Specialist
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Security Specialist
8 3 (3.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) CSS
2 2 (2.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.21%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.63%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.32%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 28 (36.84%) Windows
2 10 (13.16%) Linux
2 10 (13.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.95%) UNIX
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (51.32%) ITIL
2 14 (18.42%) Change Management
2 14 (18.42%) Migration
2 14 (18.42%) High Availability
3 13 (17.11%) Incident Management
4 11 (14.47%) Load Balancing
5 10 (13.16%) TOGAF
5 10 (13.16%) Cyber Security
6 6 (7.89%) Project Management
7 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.95%) Security Management
7 3 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.63%) Customer Insight
8 2 (2.63%) Data Analytics
8 2 (2.63%) Analytics
8 2 (2.63%) Competitor Analysis
8 2 (2.63%) CRM
8 2 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.63%) BCP
8 2 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (34.21%) SQL
2 15 (19.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.47%) CCNP
2 11 (14.47%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (13.16%) ISEB
4 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.95%) CCVP
5 3 (3.95%) CCSE
5 3 (3.95%) CCNA
5 3 (3.95%) CCSP
5 3 (3.95%) CISSP
6 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.32%) CCEE
6 1 (1.32%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.42%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 25 (32.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (18.42%) Hyper-V
3 14 (18.42%) XenApp
3 14 (18.42%) XenDesktop
3 14 (18.42%) vSphere
3 14 (18.42%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (18.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 8 (10.53%) VMware ESX
4 8 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (19.74%) SCCM
2 14 (18.42%) SCOM
2 14 (18.42%) SCVMM
2 14 (18.42%) vMotion
3 3 (3.95%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (3.95%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.63%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (2.63%) Cacti
Vendors
1 58 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 40 (52.63%) Cisco
3 26 (34.21%) VMware
4 15 (19.74%) Citrix
5 14 (18.42%) CommVault
6 13 (17.11%) F5
7 10 (13.16%) Red Hat
8 9 (11.84%) Tandberg
8 9 (11.84%) HP
9 8 (10.53%) EMC
9 8 (10.53%) IBM
9 8 (10.53%) NetApp
9 8 (10.53%) Oracle
9 8 (10.53%) Infoblox
10 5 (6.58%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.95%) McAfee
11 3 (3.95%) Juniper
12 2 (2.63%) CA
12 2 (2.63%) Riverbed
13 1 (1.32%) Google
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