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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 204 208 213
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 49 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.66% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.32% 1.23% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 40 8 16
Average salary £45,000 £72,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.93% +52.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £38,900 £21,547
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £90,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
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
1475 894 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.99% 16.90% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 679 906
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 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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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 -16 30 £45,000 -12.62%
North Yorkshire -6 13 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -11 10 £67,500 -25.00%
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 72 (66.06%) Lync
2 57 (52.29%) MS Exchange
3 56 (51.38%) Microsoft
4 48 (44.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 47 (43.12%) Windows
6 42 (38.53%) Active Directory
7 41 (37.61%) Cisco
8 32 (29.36%) DNS
9 27 (24.77%) DHCP
10 25 (22.94%) VPN
10 25 (22.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 25 (22.94%) Blackberry
11 24 (22.02%) TCP/IP
12 23 (21.10%) MPLS
12 23 (21.10%) VMware
13 22 (20.18%) MS Excel
13 22 (20.18%) Load Balancing
14 21 (19.27%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (19.27%) Office 365
14 21 (19.27%) Cisco Certification
15 20 (18.35%) IP Telephony
15 20 (18.35%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (17.43%) MCITP
16 19 (17.43%) Firewall
16 19 (17.43%) SharePoint
17 18 (16.51%) MCSE
17 18 (16.51%) Exchange Server 2013
17 18 (16.51%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (15.60%) PBX
18 17 (15.60%) HP

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 72 (66.06%) Lync
2 57 (52.29%) MS Exchange
3 48 (44.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (17.43%) SharePoint
5 18 (16.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (9.17%) Office Communications Server
7 7 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (4.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (4.59%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 22 (20.18%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.09%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.27%) Office 365
2 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.75%) IaaS
3 3 (2.75%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.36%) DNS
2 27 (24.77%) DHCP
3 25 (22.94%) VPN
4 24 (22.02%) TCP/IP
5 23 (21.10%) MPLS
6 20 (18.35%) IP Telephony
7 19 (17.43%) Firewall
8 17 (15.60%) PBX
9 12 (11.01%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (9.17%) Network Security
11 8 (7.34%) SAN
11 8 (7.34%) VoIP
11 8 (7.34%) LAN
11 8 (7.34%) IPsec
12 7 (6.42%) WAN
12 7 (6.42%) SMTP
12 7 (6.42%) PSTN
12 7 (6.42%) H.323
12 7 (6.42%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (4.59%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.50%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (9.17%) Finance
2 8 (7.34%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.67%) Legal
4 3 (2.75%) Retail
5 1 (0.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (19.27%) Architect
2 20 (18.35%) Consultant
3 12 (11.01%) Analyst
4 11 (10.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (9.17%) Exchange Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Specialist
7 7 (6.42%) Team Leader
7 7 (6.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.42%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 6 (5.50%) Solutions Consultant
8 6 (5.50%) Messaging Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Lead Architect
8 6 (5.50%) Communications Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (4.59%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Exchange Specialist
9 5 (4.59%) Voice Analyst
10 4 (3.67%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
10 4 (3.67%) Messaging Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.94%) Blackberry
2 18 (16.51%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.09%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (10.09%) PKI
4 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.83%) CMDB
5 1 (0.92%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.92%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.92%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 47 (43.12%) Windows
2 21 (19.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (11.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (9.17%) Linux
5 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (6.42%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.75%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.75%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.18%) Load Balancing
2 16 (14.68%) ITIL
3 9 (8.26%) Identity Management
3 9 (8.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (7.34%) Problem Management
4 8 (7.34%) Change Management
5 7 (6.42%) Business Continuity
6 6 (5.50%) PRINCE2
6 6 (5.50%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.59%) E-Commerce
7 5 (4.59%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (3.67%) ITIL V3
8 4 (3.67%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (3.67%) Operations Management
8 4 (3.67%) TOGAF
8 4 (3.67%) Service Management
8 4 (3.67%) Migration
9 3 (2.75%) ITSM
9 3 (2.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.75%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.26%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.34%) C
3 4 (3.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (22.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (19.27%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (17.43%) MCITP
4 18 (16.51%) MCSE
5 17 (15.60%) CCNP
6 15 (13.76%) MCTS
7 7 (6.42%) CCNA
7 7 (6.42%) Degree
8 6 (5.50%) SC Cleared
8 6 (5.50%) Security Cleared
9 5 (4.59%) CCSE
10 4 (3.67%) MCSA
11 3 (2.75%) CCDA
12 2 (1.83%) CCIE
13 1 (0.92%) ISEB
13 1 (0.92%) CCDP
13 1 (0.92%) CCA
13 1 (0.92%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.92%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (38.53%) Active Directory
2 20 (18.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (13.76%) UAG
4 9 (8.26%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.50%) XenServer
5 6 (5.50%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.67%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.92%) XenApp
7 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (10.09%) SCOM
2 10 (9.17%) SCCM
3 5 (4.59%) SCVMM
3 5 (4.59%) SCDPM
3 5 (4.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (2.75%) MIIS
4 3 (2.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (2.75%) FortiGate
4 3 (2.75%) AppDNA
5 2 (1.83%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.83%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 56 (51.38%) Microsoft
2 41 (37.61%) Cisco
3 23 (21.10%) VMware
4 17 (15.60%) HP
5 12 (11.01%) NetApp
6 9 (8.26%) CheckPoint
7 8 (7.34%) Citrix
7 8 (7.34%) IBM
8 7 (6.42%) Mitel
8 7 (6.42%) Avaya
8 7 (6.42%) Siemens
8 7 (6.42%) Postini
8 7 (6.42%) Google
8 7 (6.42%) Polycom
8 7 (6.42%) F5
9 6 (5.50%) EMC
10 5 (4.59%) Blue Coat
10 5 (4.59%) Dell
10 5 (4.59%) Genesys
10 5 (4.59%) Infoblox
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