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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unified Communications
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 64 85 79
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 6 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.99% 0.26% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 1.17% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 8
Median salary £32,500 £52,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +18.85%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
90 171 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.85% 21.98% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 71 158 124
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
2 3 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) WLAN
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
2 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft

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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (37.50%) WLAN
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Network Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Network Support
1 3 (37.50%) Network Support Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
3 2 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
1 3 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
1 3 (37.50%) SOA
1 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Privacy
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Licensing
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft