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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 219 199 210
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 32 55 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.76% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.79% 3.85% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 25 51 9
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £47,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -7.76%
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
1147 1430 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.90% 19.86% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 954 1076 695
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 27 £43,750 -20.45% 4
North Yorkshire -10 3 £39,000 -5.45%
South Yorkshire -9 2 £38,250 -41.15%
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 54 (71.05%) Microsoft
2 53 (69.74%) Cisco
3 52 (68.42%) WAN
4 43 (56.58%) ITIL
5 42 (55.26%) Lync
6 38 (50.00%) LAN
6 38 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 36 (47.37%) Video Conferencing
8 31 (40.79%) Windows
9 29 (38.16%) MS Exchange
10 28 (36.84%) MS Excel
11 25 (32.89%) SQL Server
12 24 (31.58%) VMware
13 23 (30.26%) VMware Infrastructure
13 23 (30.26%) DNS
14 20 (26.32%) SQL
14 20 (26.32%) Load Balancing
15 19 (25.00%) VPN
16 18 (23.68%) Telepresence
17 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Certification
18 16 (21.05%) Incident Management
18 16 (21.05%) IP Telephony
19 14 (18.42%) TOGAF
19 14 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 14 (18.42%) ITIL Certification
19 14 (18.42%) SAN
19 14 (18.42%) ISEB
19 14 (18.42%) Red Hat
19 14 (18.42%) MPLS
19 14 (18.42%) MS Visio

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 42 (55.26%) Lync
2 29 (38.16%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.63%) Confluence
5 2 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 14 (18.42%) MS Visio
3 6 (7.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) SaaS
1 6 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (68.42%) WAN
2 38 (50.00%) LAN
3 23 (30.26%) DNS
4 19 (25.00%) VPN
5 18 (23.68%) Telepresence
6 16 (21.05%) IP Telephony
7 14 (18.42%) SAN
7 14 (18.42%) MPLS
8 13 (17.11%) NAS
9 12 (15.79%) Firewall
10 9 (11.84%) TCP/IP
11 6 (7.89%) DHCP
11 6 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (7.89%) Wireless
11 6 (7.89%) WebEx
12 4 (5.26%) VoIP
13 3 (3.95%) Network Security
14 2 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (2.63%) Cisco IPT
14 2 (2.63%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 12 (15.79%) Riak
2 12 (15.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 3 (3.95%) Marketing
2 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.63%) Law
3 1 (1.32%) Legal
3 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (31.58%) Communications Engineer
2 22 (28.95%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 14 (18.42%) Architect
4 12 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Communications Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Voice Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Network Architect
8 2 (2.63%) Product Manager
8 2 (2.63%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 2 (2.63%) Consultant
8 2 (2.63%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (1.32%) Technical Manager
9 1 (1.32%) Sales Consultant
9 1 (1.32%) Service Manager
9 1 (1.32%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.89%) CSS
2 2 (2.63%) XMPP
2 2 (2.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 36 (47.37%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (3.95%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.95%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.63%) Handset
3 2 (2.63%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.32%) BYOD
4 1 (1.32%) DTV
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (40.79%) Windows
2 14 (18.42%) Linux
2 14 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (7.89%) UNIX
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (56.58%) ITIL
2 20 (26.32%) Load Balancing
3 16 (21.05%) Incident Management
4 14 (18.42%) TOGAF
5 13 (17.11%) Cyber Security
6 6 (7.89%) Migration
6 6 (7.89%) Change Management
6 6 (7.89%) High Availability
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%) Project Management
8 2 (2.63%) Competitor Analysis
9 1 (1.32%) Programme Management
9 1 (1.32%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.32%) Validation
9 1 (1.32%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.32%) BCP
9 1 (1.32%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.32%) SQL
2 9 (11.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (18.42%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (18.42%) ISEB
3 13 (17.11%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (14.47%) CCNP
5 7 (9.21%) CCNA
5 7 (9.21%) CCVP
6 6 (7.89%) CCSP
7 3 (3.95%) MCSE
7 3 (3.95%) MCITP
8 1 (1.32%) CCEE
8 1 (1.32%) CCIA
8 1 (1.32%) CCIE
8 1 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (30.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (15.79%) VMware ESX
3 12 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (10.53%) XenDesktop
5 6 (7.89%) vSphere
5 6 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (7.89%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.89%) XenApp
5 6 (7.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (13.16%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (7.89%) vMotion
3 6 (7.89%) SCCM
3 6 (7.89%) SCOM
3 6 (7.89%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (2.63%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (2.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (2.63%) XenMobile
5 2 (2.63%) Cacti
Vendors
1 54 (71.05%) Microsoft
2 53 (69.74%) Cisco
3 24 (31.58%) VMware
4 14 (18.42%) Red Hat
4 14 (18.42%) F5
5 13 (17.11%) HP
6 12 (15.79%) EMC
6 12 (15.79%) IBM
6 12 (15.79%) Oracle
6 12 (15.79%) NetApp
6 12 (15.79%) Infoblox
7 10 (13.16%) Citrix
8 9 (11.84%) Tandberg
9 6 (7.89%) CommVault
9 6 (7.89%) McAfee
10 5 (6.58%) Symantec
11 2 (2.63%) Polycom
11 2 (2.63%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.63%) CA
11 2 (2.63%) Riverbed
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