The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 - 69
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.71% - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% - 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 80 100 137
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 14.29% 14.29% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 80 81 110
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,800
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Unified Communications as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Cardiff

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (92.86%) Telecoms
3 9 (64.29%) Internet
3 9 (64.29%) MPLS
3 9 (64.29%) CCNP
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (64.29%) LAN
3 9 (64.29%) DHCP
3 9 (64.29%) DNS
4 8 (57.14%) Avaya
4 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
5 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (50.00%) Banking
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (42.86%) BIG-IP
6 6 (42.86%) F5
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (42.86%) OSPF
6 6 (42.86%) BGP
6 6 (42.86%) VPN
6 6 (42.86%) WAN
7 5 (35.71%) Skype for Business
7 5 (35.71%) Billing
7 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
7 5 (35.71%) QA
7 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Skype
7 5 (35.71%) WebEx
8 3 (21.43%) CCNP Voice

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 5 (35.71%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) DHCP
1 9 (64.29%) DNS
1 9 (64.29%) Internet
1 9 (64.29%) LAN
1 9 (64.29%) MPLS
2 6 (42.86%) BGP
2 6 (42.86%) BIG-IP
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (42.86%) OSPF
2 6 (42.86%) VPN
2 6 (42.86%) WAN
3 5 (35.71%) Skype
3 5 (35.71%) WebEx
General
1 13 (92.86%) Telecoms
2 7 (50.00%) Banking
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Architect
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco Architect
3 6 (42.86%) Network Architect
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco Network Architect
4 5 (35.71%) UAT Manager
5 3 (21.43%) Telecoms Architect
6 2 (14.29%) QA Manager
6 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
1 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) CCNP
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP Voice
2 3 (21.43%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) Avaya
2 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 6 (42.86%) F5