The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 157 - 149
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 5 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% - 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.30% - 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £32,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
Unified Communications
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
386 366 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.41% 11.24% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 254 242 330
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Scotland

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Glasgow - 4 £32,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Unified Communications
UK

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (50.00%) Wireless
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) B2B
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (20.00%) Lync
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) OpenView
5 1 (10.00%) Unicenter
5 1 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (10.00%) CCIE
5 1 (10.00%) NAS
5 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (10.00%) Office 365
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (20.00%) Lync
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Wireless
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (10.00%) NAS
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) HPUX
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) B2B
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) OpenView
1 1 (10.00%) Unicenter
1 1 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) BMC
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) IronPort
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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