The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 87 85 91
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.51% 0.36% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.23% 3.23% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
Unified Communications
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
155 93 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 15.88% 11.30% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 137 78 109
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Brighton

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Brighton

Unified Communications
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unified Communications.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
1 4 (57.14%) Lync
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Huawei
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Games
4 1 (14.29%) MS Visio

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unified Communications. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Lync
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Account Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Account Director
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Communications Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Huawei