The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 101 108 84
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -24
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 1 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.080% 0.071% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.63% 0.69% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 12
Average salary - £45,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
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 Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
160 145 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.81% 10.24% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 108 116 92
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Glasgow

Unified Communications
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 6 (100.00%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) B2B
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) CCIE
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) HND
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) Streaming Media
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Product Management
5 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Streaming Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) B2B
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) HND
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco