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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 204 205 210
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 55 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.76% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 1.19% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 49 9 14
Average salary £46,500 £51,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.70% +28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £37,500 £21,547
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £51,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.76% +8.42%
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
1429 928 1154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.71% 17.34% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 703 874
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 £24,000
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 2 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 2 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 +4 34 £55,000 +6.79% 1
South Yorkshire 0 13 £65,000 -3.70%
North Yorkshire - 12 £41,250 -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 75 (68.81%) Lync
2 59 (54.13%) MS Exchange
2 59 (54.13%) Microsoft
3 50 (45.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (41.28%) Windows
5 38 (34.86%) DNS
5 38 (34.86%) Cisco
5 38 (34.86%) Active Directory
6 33 (30.28%) DHCP
7 31 (28.44%) Blackberry
8 30 (27.52%) VPN
9 29 (26.61%) TCP/IP
9 29 (26.61%) MPLS
10 28 (25.69%) Load Balancing
11 26 (23.85%) Microsoft Certification
12 24 (22.02%) MS Excel
13 22 (20.18%) PBX
13 22 (20.18%) VMware
13 22 (20.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (18.35%) VMware Infrastructure
14 20 (18.35%) MCITP
14 20 (18.35%) Office 365
14 20 (18.35%) Firewall
15 19 (17.43%) SharePoint
16 18 (16.51%) MCSE
16 18 (16.51%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (15.60%) HP
18 16 (14.68%) UAG
18 16 (14.68%) MCTS
18 16 (14.68%) IP Telephony

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 75 (68.81%) Lync
2 59 (54.13%) MS Exchange
3 50 (45.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (17.43%) SharePoint
5 15 (13.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (12.84%) Office Communications Server
7 7 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (4.59%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (4.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 24 (22.02%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.35%) Office 365
2 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.75%) Google Apps
3 3 (2.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (34.86%) DNS
2 33 (30.28%) DHCP
3 30 (27.52%) VPN
4 29 (26.61%) MPLS
4 29 (26.61%) TCP/IP
5 22 (20.18%) PBX
6 20 (18.35%) Firewall
7 16 (14.68%) IP Telephony
8 11 (10.09%) PSTN
9 9 (8.26%) LAN
9 9 (8.26%) SMTP
9 9 (8.26%) H.323
9 9 (8.26%) Network Security
9 9 (8.26%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (7.34%) SAN
10 8 (7.34%) WAN
11 7 (6.42%) IPsec
12 6 (5.50%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (5.50%) VoIP
13 5 (4.59%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.42%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (8.26%) 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 20 (18.35%) Architect
2 19 (17.43%) Consultant
3 11 (10.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 10 (9.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 9 (8.26%) Exchange Engineer
6 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Specialist
6 8 (7.34%) Communications Engineer
6 8 (7.34%) Analyst
7 7 (6.42%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 7 (6.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.42%) Team Leader
7 7 (6.42%) Messaging Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Solutions Consultant
8 6 (5.50%) Lead Architect
8 6 (5.50%) Communications Manager
9 5 (4.59%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (3.67%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.67%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.67%) Sales Executive
Miscellaneous
1 31 (28.44%) Blackberry
2 12 (11.01%) PKI
3 11 (10.09%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (3.67%) CMDB
5 2 (1.83%) Statistics
5 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.92%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.92%) Celerra
6 1 (0.92%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 45 (41.28%) Windows
2 22 (20.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (11.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (9.17%) Linux
5 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (6.42%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.75%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.75%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.69%) Load Balancing
2 14 (12.84%) ITIL
3 12 (11.01%) Change Management
4 11 (10.09%) Service Delivery
5 7 (6.42%) Identity Management
5 7 (6.42%) PRINCE2
5 7 (6.42%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (5.50%) Problem Management
6 6 (5.50%) Business Continuity
7 5 (4.59%) E-Commerce
7 5 (4.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (4.59%) TOGAF
7 5 (4.59%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (3.67%) Operations Management
8 4 (3.67%) Service Management
8 4 (3.67%) ITIL V3
9 3 (2.75%) Project Management
9 3 (2.75%) ITSM
9 3 (2.75%) Migration
9 3 (2.75%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.26%) C
2 7 (6.42%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (23.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (18.35%) MCITP
3 18 (16.51%) MCSE
3 18 (16.51%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (14.68%) MCTS
5 14 (12.84%) CCNP
6 7 (6.42%) Degree
7 5 (4.59%) SC Cleared
7 5 (4.59%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.59%) CCSE
8 4 (3.67%) CCNA
8 4 (3.67%) MCSA
9 3 (2.75%) CCDA
10 2 (1.83%) CCIE
10 2 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.83%) NCIE
11 1 (0.92%) VCAP
11 1 (0.92%) CCEE
11 1 (0.92%) CCIA
11 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (34.86%) Active Directory
2 20 (18.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (14.68%) UAG
4 10 (9.17%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.50%) VMware ESX
5 6 (5.50%) XenServer
6 4 (3.67%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.83%) vSphere
8 1 (0.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (11.93%) 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%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (2.75%) AppDNA
5 2 (1.83%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.83%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.83%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.92%) MIIS
Vendors
1 59 (54.13%) Microsoft
2 38 (34.86%) Cisco
3 22 (20.18%) VMware
4 17 (15.60%) HP
5 13 (11.93%) NetApp
6 12 (11.01%) Siemens
6 12 (11.01%) Mitel
6 12 (11.01%) Polycom
7 9 (8.26%) Citrix
8 8 (7.34%) CheckPoint
8 8 (7.34%) IBM
9 7 (6.42%) EMC
9 7 (6.42%) F5
10 6 (5.50%) Google
10 6 (5.50%) Postini
11 5 (4.59%) Blue Coat
11 5 (4.59%) Infoblox
11 5 (4.59%) Imperva
11 5 (4.59%) Dell
12 4 (3.67%) Sun
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