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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 202 221 223
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 46 41 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.73% 0.57% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.59% 3.64% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 39 26 42
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
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
1003 1127 1360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.98% 15.70% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 814 863 1009
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 +5 24 £42,000 +5.00% 3
North Yorkshire +16 14 £41,250 -25.00%
South Yorkshire +10 8 £51,250 -
Unified Communications
England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 65 (76.47%) Cisco
2 44 (51.76%) Skype for Business
3 42 (49.41%) Microsoft
4 34 (40.00%) ITIL
5 28 (32.94%) MS Excel
5 28 (32.94%) Active Directory
5 28 (32.94%) Cisco CUCM
6 27 (31.76%) MS Exchange
7 26 (30.59%) Windows
8 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (25.88%) DNS
10 21 (24.71%) VPN
10 21 (24.71%) MPLS
10 21 (24.71%) Video Conferencing
10 21 (24.71%) Load Balancing
10 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (21.18%) Telecoms
12 18 (21.18%) Symantec
12 18 (21.18%) Business Development
12 18 (21.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 18 (21.18%) Exchange Server 2010
13 17 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 17 (20.00%) TCP/IP
14 16 (18.82%) PBX
14 16 (18.82%) Polycom
14 16 (18.82%) PowerShell
14 16 (18.82%) LTE
14 16 (18.82%) 4G
14 16 (18.82%) BroadSoft

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 44 (51.76%) Skype for Business
2 27 (31.76%) MS Exchange
3 18 (21.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (5.88%) IIS
6 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.18%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 28 (32.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.29%) Cloud Computing
1 13 (15.29%) SaaS
2 6 (7.06%) Office 365
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.88%) DNS
2 21 (24.71%) MPLS
2 21 (24.71%) VPN
3 17 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 16 (18.82%) 4G
4 16 (18.82%) LTE
4 16 (18.82%) PBX
5 15 (17.65%) VoIP
6 14 (16.47%) Telepresence
7 9 (10.59%) WAN
8 8 (9.41%) Firewall
8 8 (9.41%) Skype
9 6 (7.06%) IP Telephony
10 5 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (5.88%) Cisco ICM
10 5 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (5.88%) PABX
11 4 (4.71%) Cisco Wireless
11 4 (4.71%) Network Security
11 4 (4.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 18 (21.18%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.24%) Law
3 3 (3.53%) Finance
3 3 (3.53%) Legal
4 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (20.00%) Product Manager
2 16 (18.82%) Messaging Engineer
3 14 (16.47%) Business Development Manager
3 14 (16.47%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (16.47%) Development Manager
4 13 (15.29%) Senior Manager
5 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Engineer
5 12 (14.12%) Senior Product Manager
6 11 (12.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (12.94%) Lync Engineer
6 11 (12.94%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 10 (11.76%) Business Manager
7 10 (11.76%) Consultant
8 8 (9.41%) Cisco Specialist
8 8 (9.41%) Network Specialist
9 7 (8.24%) Cisco Network Specialist
9 7 (8.24%) Sales Manager
9 7 (8.24%) Telephony Engineer
9 7 (8.24%) Unified Communications Consultant
10 5 (5.88%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.88%) VXML
1 5 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.71%) Video Conferencing
2 15 (17.65%) Blackberry
2 15 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 11 (12.94%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (8.24%) PKI
5 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.53%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.59%) Windows
2 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (12.94%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.00%) ITIL
2 21 (24.71%) Load Balancing
3 20 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (21.18%) Business Development
5 13 (15.29%) B2B
5 13 (15.29%) CRM
6 12 (14.12%) Project Management
7 9 (10.59%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (9.41%) Presales
9 7 (8.24%) Business Continuity
10 6 (7.06%) ITIL V3
10 6 (7.06%) PRINCE2
10 6 (7.06%) Product Management
11 5 (5.88%) Change Management
11 5 (5.88%) Cisco ICM Scripting
11 5 (5.88%) Migration
11 5 (5.88%) Project Planning
11 5 (5.88%) Service Management
12 4 (4.71%) Network Design
13 3 (3.53%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.82%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.88%) C
3 2 (2.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) MCITP
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.41%) MCSE
3 7 (8.24%) CCNP
3 7 (8.24%) CCNP Voice
3 7 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.24%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (32.94%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.76%) vSphere
3 5 (5.88%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 28 (32.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 18 (21.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (4.71%) SCOM
3 4 (4.71%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 65 (76.47%) Cisco
2 42 (49.41%) Microsoft
3 18 (21.18%) Symantec
4 16 (18.82%) BroadSoft
4 16 (18.82%) Polycom
5 15 (17.65%) VMware
6 5 (5.88%) Citrix
7 4 (4.71%) Avaya
8 3 (3.53%) Mitel
9 1 (1.18%) Brocade
9 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.18%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.18%) Genesys
9 1 (1.18%) Verint
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford
Anchor
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford
Anchor
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Posted: 7 days ago