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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Communications
UK / Scotland
Rank 130 156 160
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.088% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.70% 1.08% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Median salary £41,250 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 - £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 - £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
284 370 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.51% 12.44% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 189 229 222
Median salary £40,561 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.26% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,850 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +21 1 £40,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £42,500 -
Unified Communications
UK

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (36.36%) Retail
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (36.36%) CCNA
5 3 (27.27%) CCDP
5 3 (27.27%) CCNP
5 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
5 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
5 3 (27.27%) ProxySG
5 3 (27.27%) CCSE
5 3 (27.27%) Wireless
5 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) CCSA
5 3 (27.27%) F5
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Presales
5 3 (27.27%) CCMSE
5 3 (27.27%) CCSM
5 3 (27.27%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
6 2 (18.18%) Skype
6 2 (18.18%) IaaS
6 2 (18.18%) SaaS
6 2 (18.18%) WAAS

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%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) IaaS
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) Skype
4 2 (18.18%) WAAS
5 1 (9.09%) BGP
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) OSPF
5 1 (9.09%) RIP
5 1 (9.09%) SNMP
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) NOC Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
1 3 (27.27%) Presales
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) CCDP
3 3 (27.27%) CCMSE
3 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) CCSA
3 3 (27.27%) CCSE
3 3 (27.27%) CCSM
4 1 (9.09%) CCENT
4 1 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) ProxySG
1 3 (27.27%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) FortiGate
1 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (9.09%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
2 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
2 3 (27.27%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) NEC
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) Mitel
4 1 (9.09%) Progress
4 1 (9.09%) Sophos
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec