The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 104 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 1 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.071% - 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% - 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-12.62% +3.00%
Unified Communications
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
173 157 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.33% 10.98% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 101 107 85
Average salary £34,000 £36,895 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.84% -1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Unified Communications
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) IronPort
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) IronPort