Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 186 158
Rank change year-on-year +6 -28 0
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 3 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.082% 0.51% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 3.30% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 34
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £20,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +137.50% -54.29% -16.67%
10th Percentile £23,900 £17,700 £35,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £75,000 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £46,250 £38,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year +19.35% +1.97% -27.62%

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 544 636 671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.81% 15.30% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 358 411 576
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,625
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

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 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Motorola
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Reference Data
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Runbook
1 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Aerohive Networks
2 1 (33.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Motorola
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy