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

Unified Communications
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 173 185
Rank change year-on-year -14 +12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 9 23 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.25% 0.60% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.51% 4.06% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 18
Birmingham median annual salary £85,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +83.78% +2.78% -9.09%
West Midlands median annual salary £65,000 £45,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +42.08% +14.38% -5.88%

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 597 567 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.26% 14.88% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 422 438 533
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,875 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.21% +2.19% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £22,800
90th Percentile £68,625 £60,250 £61,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +7.79% -0.65% +1.97%

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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 6 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
1 6 (66.67%) Presales
2 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Dell
3 4 (44.44%) EMC
3 4 (44.44%) CommVault
3 4 (44.44%) Veritas
3 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
3 4 (44.44%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (44.44%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (44.44%) Marketing
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) NetBackup
3 4 (44.44%) Data Management
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) GDPR
4 3 (33.33%) Verint
4 3 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (33.33%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) CCIE
5 1 (11.11%) CCNP
5 1 (11.11%) Active Directory

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 (44.44%) Office Communications Server
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 4 (44.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Architect
2 8 (88.89%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
1 6 (66.67%) Presales
2 4 (44.44%) Data Management
2 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
3 3 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (33.33%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) PQQ
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCDE
1 1 (11.11%) CCIE
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) GDPR
1 4 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) CommVault
2 4 (44.44%) Dell
2 4 (44.44%) EMC
2 4 (44.44%) Veritas
3 3 (33.33%) Verint