The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 59 65 75
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.45% 0.20% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.96% 1.05% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £100,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-60.00% +185.71%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
Unified Communications
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
102 95 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.97% 18.70% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75 83 94
Average salary £44,500 £48,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.29% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Suffolk region.

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Suffolk

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Ipswich - 2 £40,000 -
Unified Communications
East of England

Unified Communications
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware