Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Unified Communications
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 199 262
Rank change year-on-year -27 +63 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 37 81 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.55% 1.06% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.31% 6.76% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 35 31 42
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +36.90% -23.64%
10th Percentile £43,100 £41,250 £32,563
90th Percentile £62,000 £120,000 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +23.81% -23.64%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1118 1198 1498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.63% 15.61% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 949 1002 1224
West Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% -6.25%

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in West Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications in West Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in West Yorkshire

Unified Communications
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Bradford -45 14 £50,000 -13.04%
Leeds +24 13 £51,000 +13.33%
Pudsey - 6 £52,500 -
Wakefield - 1 £50,000 - 1
Batley - 1 - -
Unified Communications
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 22 (59.46%) ITIL
1 22 (59.46%) Cisco
2 21 (56.76%) Skype
3 20 (54.05%) Skype for Business
4 16 (43.24%) Avaya
4 16 (43.24%) VoIP
5 14 (37.84%) Cisco UCCX
5 14 (37.84%) Cisco CUCM
6 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (29.73%) Genesys
7 11 (29.73%) Verint
8 10 (27.03%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
9 9 (24.32%) WAN
10 8 (21.62%) LAN
10 8 (21.62%) Cisco UCCE
11 7 (18.92%) Network Security
11 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (18.92%) Project Management
11 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
11 7 (18.92%) Finance
12 6 (16.22%) IP Telephony
12 6 (16.22%) Supplier Management
12 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
12 6 (16.22%) Problem Management
12 6 (16.22%) Office 365
12 6 (16.22%) AirWatch
13 5 (13.51%) Fault Analysis
13 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
13 5 (13.51%) Citrix

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 20 (54.05%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Office 365
2 4 (10.81%) SaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (56.76%) Skype
2 16 (43.24%) VoIP
3 10 (27.03%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (24.32%) WAN
5 8 (21.62%) LAN
6 7 (18.92%) Network Security
7 6 (16.22%) IP Telephony
8 3 (8.11%) MPLS
8 3 (8.11%) PBX
8 3 (8.11%) VPN
9 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.41%) Firewall
9 2 (5.41%) H.323
10 1 (2.70%) CTI
10 1 (2.70%) DNS
10 1 (2.70%) NAS
10 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.70%) Riak
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
1 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Unified Communications Specialist
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Specialist
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.41%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Network Communications Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Project Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) VoIP Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.70%) LAN Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications Manager
7 1 (2.70%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
1 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) ITIL
2 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (18.92%) Project Management
4 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
4 6 (16.22%) Problem Management
4 6 (16.22%) Supplier Management
5 5 (13.51%) Fault Analysis
5 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.81%) Service Management
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.41%) Network Management
7 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (2.70%) Change Management
8 1 (2.70%) ITSM
8 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.70%) Migration
8 1 (2.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) C
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.11%) CCNP
2 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.70%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (37.84%) Cisco CUCM
1 14 (37.84%) Cisco UCCX
2 8 (21.62%) Cisco UCCE
3 6 (16.22%) AirWatch
4 2 (5.41%) XenMobile
5 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Cisco
2 16 (43.24%) Avaya
3 11 (29.73%) Genesys
3 11 (29.73%) Verint
4 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.51%) Citrix
5 5 (13.51%) VMware
6 4 (10.81%) Mitel
6 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
7 3 (8.11%) F5
8 2 (5.41%) Palo Alto
8 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.70%) EMC
9 1 (2.70%) HP
9 1 (2.70%) IBM
9 1 (2.70%) Infoblox
9 1 (2.70%) NetApp
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle
9 1 (2.70%) Red Hat