The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 85 96 98
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 17 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.48% 0.29% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.80% 2.44% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 7
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-11.81% +15.78%
Unified Communications
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
218 123 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.97% 11.74% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 180 102 159
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in East Sussex

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Unified Communications
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bexhill-On-Sea - 12 - -
Brighton +1 5 £35,000 -30.00%
Unified Communications
South East

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 13 (72.22%) WAN
2 12 (66.67%) VPN
2 12 (66.67%) LAN
2 12 (66.67%) HP
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (66.67%) MPLS
2 12 (66.67%) Firewall
2 12 (66.67%) Migration
2 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 12 (66.67%) IaaS
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco
4 9 (50.00%) Wireless
5 8 (44.44%) Juniper
5 8 (44.44%) CheckPoint
5 8 (44.44%) IP Telephony
5 8 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (44.44%) VLAN
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (44.44%) Network Security
5 8 (44.44%) SSL
5 8 (44.44%) RIP
5 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 8 (44.44%) ITIL
5 8 (44.44%) OSPF
5 8 (44.44%) BGP
5 8 (44.44%) EIGRP
5 8 (44.44%) CCIE
5 8 (44.44%) CCNP
5 8 (44.44%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (44.44%) WAN Optimisation

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 (22.22%) Lync
1 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (66.67%) IaaS
2 4 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (22.22%) SaaS
2 4 (22.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) WAN
2 12 (66.67%) LAN
2 12 (66.67%) MPLS
2 12 (66.67%) Firewall
2 12 (66.67%) VPN
3 9 (50.00%) Wireless
4 8 (44.44%) IP Telephony
4 8 (44.44%) VLAN
4 8 (44.44%) VPLS
4 8 (44.44%) Network Security
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (44.44%) HSRP
4 8 (44.44%) OSPF
4 8 (44.44%) BGP
4 8 (44.44%) EIGRP
4 8 (44.44%) RIP
4 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 8 (44.44%) SSL
5 4 (22.22%) SAN
5 4 (22.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) DB2
General
1 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Network Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Communications Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Account Director
3 1 (5.56%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Account Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 4 (22.22%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) VMS
1 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Migration
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (44.44%) Security Architecture
2 8 (44.44%) Network Architecture
2 8 (44.44%) Vulnerability Management
2 8 (44.44%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) CCIE
2 8 (44.44%) CCNP
3 4 (22.22%) CCNA
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (22.22%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) vSphere
3 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) HP
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco
3 8 (44.44%) Juniper
3 8 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 8 (44.44%) F5
4 5 (27.78%) VMware
5 4 (22.22%) IBM
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) Avaya
5 4 (22.22%) 3PAR
6 3 (16.67%) Citrix
7 1 (5.56%) Huawei