Period
to 20 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 20 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 76 85
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 6 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.67% 1.23% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.61% 9.43% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 6
Lancashire median annual salary £18,000 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.00% -9.09% -21.99%
10th Percentile £17,250 £22,600 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £25,000 £29,875
North West median annual salary £47,500 £33,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +43.94% -17.50% -11.11%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 107 106 171
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 12.00% 12.99% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 90 89 166
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £29,500 £30,969
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.17% -4.74% +8.66%
10th Percentile £18,450 £20,550 £17,375
90th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £48,750
North West median annual salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.32% +1.33% +7.14%

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Lancashire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications in Lancashire

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in Lancashire over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in Lancashire

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2017. 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
Chorley - 1 £17,000 -
Unified Communications
North West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 3 (50.00%) PBX
1 3 (50.00%) Telesales
1 3 (50.00%) Business Development
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 3 (50.00%) PBX
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Avaya Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Presales Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Telesales Executive
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (50.00%) Business Development
1 3 (50.00%) Telesales
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Avaya