Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 174 143
Rank change year-on-year +32 -31 +37
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 8 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.34% 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.16% 1.18% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 5
Cheshire median annual salary £77,500 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +158.33% +9.09% -5.98%
10th Percentile £51,250 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £44,000 £58,000
North West median annual salary £42,000 £47,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year -11.58% +38.69% -18.45%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 370 509 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 15.68% 16.37% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 292 371 270
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +41.67% -20.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £20,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £55,250
North West median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +6.67% -

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Cheshire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications in Cheshire

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in Cheshire over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in Cheshire

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 7 £77,500 -
Unified Communications
North West

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) CRM
2 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) Rational Rose
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Casewise
2 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
2 4 (50.00%) Middleware
2 4 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) REST
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 4 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (37.50%) Public Cloud
3 3 (37.50%) Presales
3 3 (37.50%) Strategic Thinking
3 3 (37.50%) PQQ
3 3 (37.50%) Thought Leadership
3 3 (37.50%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (37.50%) Migration

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
1 6 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Designer
2 4 (50.00%) Solutions Designer
3 3 (37.50%) Business Solution Architect
3 3 (37.50%) IT Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Head of Projects
4 1 (12.50%) Presales Solution Architect
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
1 4 (50.00%) REST
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Public Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) CRM
2 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (50.00%) Information Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (37.50%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (37.50%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) PQQ
3 3 (37.50%) Presales
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) Strategic Thinking
3 3 (37.50%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Casewise
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft