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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 150 151 171
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 7 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.10% 1.00% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 10
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -27.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £23,700 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,300 £55,000
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
333 401 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.62% 12.78% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 178 262 336
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £29,790
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
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 5 May 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
Edinburgh -5 3 - -
Glasgow -10 2 £36,750 - 1
West Lothian - 2 £42,500 -
Unified Communications
UK

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) VoIP
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) MPLS
3 4 (36.36%) OSPF
3 4 (36.36%) BGP
3 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 3 (27.27%) Presales
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
5 2 (18.18%) ICMP
5 2 (18.18%) Avaya
5 2 (18.18%) Progress
5 2 (18.18%) ADSL
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 2 (18.18%) RIP
5 2 (18.18%) SNMP
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) CCNA
5 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (18.18%) IPsec
5 2 (18.18%) IVR
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
5 2 (18.18%) TOGAF

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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) VoIP
3 4 (36.36%) BGP
3 4 (36.36%) MPLS
3 4 (36.36%) OSPF
4 2 (18.18%) ADSL
4 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
4 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
4 2 (18.18%) ICMP
4 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
4 2 (18.18%) IPsec
4 2 (18.18%) RIP
4 2 (18.18%) SNMP
4 2 (18.18%) VLAN
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Network Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Presales Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) IVR
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Presales
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Speech Recognition
2 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) Communications Security
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) eTOM
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCENT
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP Voice
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
3 1 (9.09%) PMP
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (18.18%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (18.18%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Avaya
2 2 (18.18%) Progress
2 2 (18.18%) Riverbed
2 2 (18.18%) Verint
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Proofpoint
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec