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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 160 160 149
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 5 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.19% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.36% 1.46% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 10
Average salary £22,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.09% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.76%
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
369 478 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.16% 12.99% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 242 300 218
Average salary £37,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 28 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
West Lothian - 4 £22,500 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £35,000 -
Unified Communications
UK

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) CCNA
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) Retail
3 5 (55.56%) Change Management
4 4 (44.44%) IPsec
4 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (44.44%) SecurID
4 4 (44.44%) WMI
4 4 (44.44%) VLAN
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (44.44%) WhatsUp Gold
4 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
4 4 (44.44%) RIP
4 4 (44.44%) SNMP
4 4 (44.44%) VoIP
4 4 (44.44%) Progress
4 4 (44.44%) ADSL
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) MPLS
4 4 (44.44%) OSPF
4 4 (44.44%) BGP
4 4 (44.44%) ICMP
4 4 (44.44%) VPN
4 4 (44.44%) CCENT
4 4 (44.44%) FortiGate
4 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (22.22%) Lync
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) WAN
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (44.44%) VoIP
2 4 (44.44%) IPsec
2 4 (44.44%) VLAN
2 4 (44.44%) ADSL
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
2 4 (44.44%) RIP
2 4 (44.44%) SNMP
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) MPLS
2 4 (44.44%) OSPF
2 4 (44.44%) BGP
2 4 (44.44%) ICMP
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Support Technician
1 4 (44.44%) Network Technician
1 4 (44.44%) Network Support
1 4 (44.44%) Network Support Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior NOC Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) SecurID
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Thin Client
3 2 (22.22%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Logistics
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCNA
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCENT
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (22.22%) CCNP
5 1 (11.11%) HND
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) WMI
1 4 (44.44%) WhatsUp Gold
1 4 (44.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Progress
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) 3Com
4 1 (11.11%) Mitel
4 1 (11.11%) Huawei
4 1 (11.11%) Brocade
4 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
4 1 (11.11%) Aruba
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) HP
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Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago