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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 77 94 102
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.12% 0.56% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.85% 3.03% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Median salary - £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
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 Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 198 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.60% 18.42% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 110 162 181
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Tandem
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) SAS 70

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SAS 70
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya