The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 99 85 110
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +25
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.34% 0.091% 0.067%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.75% 0.62% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £20,750 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
Unified Communications
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
228 161 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.49% 14.73% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 190 143 211
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in West Sussex

Unified Communications
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Horsham - 4 £20,750 -
Unified Communications
South East

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Middleware
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 4 (44.44%) BT
4 3 (33.33%) Replication
4 3 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (33.33%) Network Management
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) Clustering
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) Network Security
3 3 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) ADSL
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Administrator
1 5 (55.56%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Junior
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Junior Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Middleware
2 3 (33.33%) JMS
2 3 (33.33%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Network Management
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNA
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) NFS
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) BT
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Rackspace