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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 164 166 140
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -26
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 3 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.095% 0.21% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% 1.80% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 14
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
406 444 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.80% 11.68% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 268 298 245
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 2015. 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
Edinburgh - 2 £52,500 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Unified Communications
UK

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Apple
4 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Lync
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Logistics
4 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Head of Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
2 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
3 1 (14.29%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) HND
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Apple
2 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
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