The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Communications
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 66 83 74
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 5 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.76% 0.24% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% 1.26% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 10
Median salary £32,500 £52,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +15.55%
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £43,596 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.92% -3.12%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
105 159 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.93% 19.20% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 83 144 146
Median salary £55,000 £51,750 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.28% +13.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
Luton - 2 - -
Unified Communications
East of England

Unified Communications
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 3 (60.00%) SLA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Data Privacy
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (40.00%) Internet

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Network Support
1 3 (60.00%) Network Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Privacy
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco