Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 105 136
Rank change year-on-year +3 +31 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 8 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.59% 1.37% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.83% 9.45% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 7
South Wales median annual salary £39,625 £67,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.30% +68.75% -31.03%
10th Percentile £37,125 £42,500 £36,563
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £44,000
Wales median annual salary £39,625 £67,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -41.30% +68.75% -31.03%

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 South Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 209 275 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 15.41% 14.48% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 192 244 393
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% -
10th Percentile £25,025 £22,750 £21,050
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,125 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in South Wales

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications in South Wales

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in South Wales over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in South Wales

Unified Communications
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 18 February 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
Newport +4 6 £39,250 -14.21% 1
Cardiff +10 2 £57,500 -14.81%
Unified Communications
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) BGP
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (75.00%) Network Security
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (62.50%) Network Management
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (62.50%) Skype
5 4 (50.00%) WLAN
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP
6 2 (25.00%) VPN
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) Avaya
6 2 (25.00%) Internet
6 2 (25.00%) MPLS

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) BGP
3 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) Network Security
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (62.50%) Skype
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (50.00%) WLAN
6 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) Internet
6 2 (25.00%) MPLS
6 2 (25.00%) OSPF
6 2 (25.00%) VPN
7 1 (12.50%) SMS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Lead Network Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Network Management
2 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) Avaya