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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 213 233 189
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -44
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 40 12 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.58% 0.18% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.34% 0.98% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 20
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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
1197 1228 1234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.30% 18.69% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 954 851 953
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
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 29 January 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 29 January 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
West Yorkshire +7 24 £55,000 +10.00% 5
North Yorkshire +22 9 £40,000 -15.78% 1
South Yorkshire +6 8 £51,250 +2.50%
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 45 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 44 (55.00%) Windows
3 43 (53.75%) Lync
4 41 (51.25%) Microsoft
5 36 (45.00%) PowerShell
6 34 (42.50%) Cisco
7 33 (41.25%) MS Exchange
7 33 (41.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 24 (30.00%) Postini
9 22 (27.50%) Exchange Server 2013
9 22 (27.50%) Network Load Balancing
10 21 (26.25%) SCCM
11 20 (25.00%) IP Telephony
11 20 (25.00%) VMware
12 19 (23.75%) Root Cause Analysis
13 18 (22.50%) Migration
13 18 (22.50%) Google
14 17 (21.25%) ITIL
14 17 (21.25%) SLA
15 16 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (18.75%) Problem Management
17 14 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
17 14 (17.50%) VoIP
18 13 (16.25%) CCNP
18 13 (16.25%) Office 365
19 12 (15.00%) Network Security
19 12 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
19 12 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 43 (53.75%) Lync
2 33 (41.25%) MS Exchange
2 33 (41.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (27.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.25%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Office
2 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.25%) Office 365
2 6 (7.50%) SaaS
3 3 (3.75%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 14 (17.50%) VoIP
3 12 (15.00%) Network Security
3 12 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (15.00%) Firewall
3 12 (15.00%) SAN
4 9 (11.25%) VPN
4 9 (11.25%) IPsec
5 8 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (10.00%) SSL
5 8 (10.00%) ADSL
5 8 (10.00%) Broadband
6 7 (8.75%) NAS
7 5 (6.25%) S/MIME
8 4 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 4 (5.00%) BIG-IP
8 4 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (2.50%) Cisco IPT
General
1 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Electronics
2 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (20.00%) Analyst
2 15 (18.75%) Microsoft Specialist
3 14 (17.50%) Exchange Engineer
4 13 (16.25%) Exchange Specialist
4 13 (16.25%) Messaging Specialist
4 13 (16.25%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 8 (10.00%) Network Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Network Security Analyst
5 8 (10.00%) Architect
6 7 (8.75%) Voice Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Communications Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Citrix Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Messaging Architect
9 4 (5.00%) Network Specialist
9 4 (5.00%) Senior Security Specialist
9 4 (5.00%) Network Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 44 (55.00%) Windows
2 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.50%) Linux
5 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) Network Load Balancing
2 19 (23.75%) Root Cause Analysis
3 18 (22.50%) Migration
4 17 (21.25%) ITIL
5 15 (18.75%) Problem Management
6 8 (10.00%) Change Control
6 8 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 8 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 8 (10.00%) BCP
7 7 (8.75%) Project Management
8 6 (7.50%) E-Discovery
8 6 (7.50%) High Availability
8 6 (7.50%) Change Management
9 5 (6.25%) Identity Management
10 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
11 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2
11 3 (3.75%) Service Management
11 3 (3.75%) Security Management
11 3 (3.75%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 36 (45.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.50%) SQL
3 3 (3.75%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (16.25%) CCNP
4 8 (10.00%) CCNA
5 7 (8.75%) MCSE
5 7 (8.75%) MCTS
5 7 (8.75%) MCITP
6 6 (7.50%) SC Cleared
6 6 (7.50%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.00%) CCSE
8 3 (3.75%) CISSP
9 2 (2.50%) Degree
10 1 (1.25%) CCDA
10 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (21.25%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.25%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.75%) XenDesktop
5 6 (7.50%) vSphere
5 6 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (7.50%) XenApp
5 6 (7.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (26.25%) SCCM
2 11 (13.75%) SCOM
2 11 (13.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 8 (10.00%) SCVMM
3 8 (10.00%) FortiGate
4 5 (6.25%) MIIS
5 2 (2.50%) SCDPM
5 2 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.50%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.25%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (1.25%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 41 (51.25%) Microsoft
2 34 (42.50%) Cisco
3 24 (30.00%) Postini
4 20 (25.00%) VMware
5 18 (22.50%) Google
6 12 (15.00%) CheckPoint
7 11 (13.75%) Symantec
8 10 (12.50%) Citrix
9 8 (10.00%) Genesys
9 8 (10.00%) Avaya
10 7 (8.75%) Verint
11 6 (7.50%) CommVault
12 5 (6.25%) F5
13 4 (5.00%) Sun
13 4 (5.00%) HP
14 3 (3.75%) NetApp
14 3 (3.75%) Juniper
14 3 (3.75%) IBM
14 3 (3.75%) IronPort
15 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
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