Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Unified Communications skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unified Communications over the 6 months to 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 168 186 175
Rank change year-on-year +18 -11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 15 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.46% 0.082% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.21% 0.56% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 9
Birmingham median annual salary £65,000 £20,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +217.07% +2.50% -51.52%
10th Percentile £61,250 £19,250 £17,700
90th Percentile £77,500 £50,350 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £75,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +66.67% +20.00% -

Unified Communications is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 679 536 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 20.69% 14.60% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 425 360 398
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £29,850 £25,950 £25,350
90th Percentile £70,250 £62,625 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Unified Communications as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Birmingham

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Unified Communications in Birmingham

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in Birmingham over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT jobs citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (60.00%) Customer Engagement
1 9 (60.00%) Presales
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) QA
4 4 (26.67%) Network Security
4 4 (26.67%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (26.67%) Marketing
4 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
4 4 (26.67%) Information Security
4 4 (26.67%) Data Management
4 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Dell
4 4 (26.67%) EMC
4 4 (26.67%) Service Management
4 4 (26.67%) CommVault
4 4 (26.67%) Veritas
4 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Thought Leadership
4 4 (26.67%) GDPR
4 4 (26.67%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (26.67%) Strategic Thinking

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (26.67%) Office Communications Server
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Architect
2 9 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (33.33%) Head of IT
4 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (26.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Customer Engagement
1 9 (60.00%) Presales
2 4 (26.67%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (26.67%) Data Management
2 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
2 4 (26.67%) Information Security
2 4 (26.67%) Line Management
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) PQQ
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Service Management
2 4 (26.67%) Strategic Thinking
2 4 (26.67%) Thought Leadership
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (6.67%) People Management
3 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCDE
1 1 (6.67%) CCIE
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) GDPR
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) CommVault
3 4 (26.67%) Dell
3 4 (26.67%) EMC
3 4 (26.67%) Veritas
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) Verint