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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 218 202 202
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 32 52 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.46% 0.74% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.81% 3.87% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 27 51 12
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 £34,900 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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
1140 1345 969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.52% 19.03% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1033 753
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £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 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 31 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
(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 +4 26 £42,000 -30.00% 3
North Yorkshire -3 5 £42,500 +6.25%
South Yorkshire -8 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 55 (75.34%) Microsoft
2 48 (65.75%) WAN
3 45 (61.64%) Lync
4 44 (60.27%) Cisco
5 40 (54.79%) ITIL
6 39 (53.42%) Active Directory
7 35 (47.95%) LAN
8 31 (42.47%) Video Conferencing
9 29 (39.73%) Windows
10 27 (36.99%) MS Excel
11 26 (35.62%) MS Exchange
11 26 (35.62%) VMware
12 25 (34.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (34.25%) SQL Server
13 23 (31.51%) SQL
14 18 (24.66%) DNS
14 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (21.92%) SAN
16 15 (20.55%) Incident Management
16 15 (20.55%) Load Balancing
16 15 (20.55%) IP Telephony
17 14 (19.18%) Telepresence
18 13 (17.81%) TOGAF
18 13 (17.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 13 (17.81%) F5
18 13 (17.81%) ITIL Certification
18 13 (17.81%) ISEB
18 13 (17.81%) Red Hat
18 13 (17.81%) MPLS
18 13 (17.81%) VPN

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 45 (61.64%) Lync
2 26 (35.62%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.74%) Confluence
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.37%) IIS
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (36.99%) MS Excel
2 13 (17.81%) MS Visio
3 10 (13.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.44%) Office 365
2 10 (13.70%) SaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (65.75%) WAN
2 35 (47.95%) LAN
3 18 (24.66%) DNS
4 16 (21.92%) SAN
5 15 (20.55%) IP Telephony
6 14 (19.18%) Telepresence
7 13 (17.81%) VPN
7 13 (17.81%) MPLS
8 12 (16.44%) NAS
9 9 (12.33%) Firewall
10 5 (6.85%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (6.85%) Wireless
10 5 (6.85%) DHCP
10 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
10 5 (6.85%) WebEx
11 3 (4.11%) VoIP
12 2 (2.74%) OSPF
12 2 (2.74%) BGP
12 2 (2.74%) EIGRP
12 2 (2.74%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.07%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (15.07%) NoSQL
2 11 (15.07%) Riak
2 11 (15.07%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.74%) JIRA
General
1 3 (4.11%) Retail
2 2 (2.74%) Marketing
2 2 (2.74%) Law
3 1 (1.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (32.88%) Communications Engineer
2 20 (27.40%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 13 (17.81%) Architect
4 11 (15.07%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (8.22%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Network Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Communications Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Network Architect
8 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.74%) Product Manager
8 2 (2.74%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 1 (1.37%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 1 (1.37%) Account Manager
9 1 (1.37%) Sales Consultant
9 1 (1.37%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) CSS
2 2 (2.74%) RESTful
3 1 (1.37%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (42.47%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.74%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.37%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 29 (39.73%) Windows
2 13 (17.81%) Linux
2 13 (17.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (6.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.79%) ITIL
2 15 (20.55%) Incident Management
2 15 (20.55%) Load Balancing
3 13 (17.81%) TOGAF
4 10 (13.70%) Cyber Security
4 10 (13.70%) High Availability
4 10 (13.70%) Change Management
4 10 (13.70%) Migration
5 3 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.74%) Customer Insight
6 2 (2.74%) Data Analytics
6 2 (2.74%) Analytics
6 2 (2.74%) Competitor Analysis
6 2 (2.74%) BCP
6 2 (2.74%) Project Management
7 1 (1.37%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.37%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.37%) Validation
7 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.37%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.51%) SQL
2 10 (13.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (17.81%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (17.81%) ISEB
3 11 (15.07%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (13.70%) CCNP
5 5 (6.85%) CCNA
5 5 (6.85%) CCVP
5 5 (6.85%) CCSP
6 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) CCEE
7 1 (1.37%) CCIA
7 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (53.42%) Active Directory
2 25 (34.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (15.07%) XenDesktop
3 11 (15.07%) VMware ESX
3 11 (15.07%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (13.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 10 (13.70%) vSphere
4 10 (13.70%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (13.70%) Hyper-V
4 10 (13.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) SCCM
1 10 (13.70%) SCOM
1 10 (13.70%) SCVMM
1 10 (13.70%) vMotion
2 7 (9.59%) Cisco UCCX
2 7 (9.59%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.74%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (2.74%) Cacti
4 1 (1.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.37%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 55 (75.34%) Microsoft
2 44 (60.27%) Cisco
3 26 (35.62%) VMware
4 13 (17.81%) F5
4 13 (17.81%) Red Hat
5 12 (16.44%) HP
5 12 (16.44%) Citrix
6 11 (15.07%) Oracle
6 11 (15.07%) EMC
6 11 (15.07%) IBM
6 11 (15.07%) NetApp
6 11 (15.07%) Infoblox
7 10 (13.70%) CommVault
8 9 (12.33%) Tandberg
9 5 (6.85%) McAfee
10 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.74%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.74%) CA
11 1 (1.37%) Symantec
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