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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 147 162 164
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 4 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.09% 1.35% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 7
Median salary £51,500 £22,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+128.88% -59.09%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
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
367 370 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.44% 11.17% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 233 243 301
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Unified Communications as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Scotland

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +7 3 £51,500 +47.14%
Highlands - 1 £18,500 -
Unified Communications
UK

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) Presales
2 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) SaaS
4 3 (33.33%) WAAS
4 3 (33.33%) CCENT
4 3 (33.33%) IaaS
4 3 (33.33%) NEC
4 3 (33.33%) CCNA
4 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Skype
5 2 (22.22%) Avaya
5 2 (22.22%) MPLS
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) ICMP
5 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (22.22%) Progress
5 2 (22.22%) ADSL
5 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
5 2 (22.22%) RIP
5 2 (22.22%) SNMP
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) SaaS
2 3 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Skype
2 3 (33.33%) WAAS
3 2 (22.22%) ADSL
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
3 2 (22.22%) ICMP
3 2 (22.22%) IPsec
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) RIP
3 2 (22.22%) SNMP
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Network Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Presales Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Field Service Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Network Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Presales
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (11.11%) Communications Security
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCENT
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (22.22%) WMI
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) NEC
3 2 (22.22%) Avaya
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Progress
3 2 (22.22%) Verint
4 1 (11.11%) 3Com
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Draytek
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) NETGEAR
4 1 (11.11%) ZyXEL