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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 103 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.067% 0.082% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 1.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
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
208 90 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.88% 7.37% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 123 57 79
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £70,000
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 7 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco