The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 46 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.70% - 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.78% - 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
Unified Communications
Suffolk

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

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
72 72 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 25.26% 21.49% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 51 62 60
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Ipswich

Unified Communications
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware