The table below looks at the statistics for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 118 112 158
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +46
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 25 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.08% 0.84% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.17% 3.72% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 10
Average salary £42,500 £58,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.65% +30.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £86,250 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,750 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-16.81% +15.78%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
484 457 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.91% 22.65% 23.34%
Number of salaries quoted 385 316 496
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Watford +2 15 £43,750 -37.50% 1
Hemel Hempstead -5 15 £42,500 +30.76%
Kings Langley - 1 £35,000 -
Unified Communications
East of England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (33.33%) ITIL
3 11 (30.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
4 10 (27.78%) Lync
4 10 (27.78%) Time Management
4 10 (27.78%) Incident Management
4 10 (27.78%) Windows
5 9 (25.00%) Change Management
5 9 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 9 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (25.00%) Network Management
6 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
7 6 (16.67%) PBX
7 6 (16.67%) MCSE
7 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (16.67%) Identity Management
7 6 (16.67%) MCITP
8 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (11.11%) Office 365
8 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco
8 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
8 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
8 4 (11.11%) SQL
9 3 (8.33%) Document Management
9 3 (8.33%) Coaching
9 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (5.56%) Matrix Management

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (27.78%) Lync
2 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) PBX
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) DWDM
3 1 (2.78%) MPLS
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco IPT
General
1 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Incident Manager
2 10 (27.78%) Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Messaging Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Communications Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Network Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Account Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) ITIL
2 11 (30.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (30.56%) Mentoring
3 10 (27.78%) Time Management
3 10 (27.78%) Incident Management
4 9 (25.00%) Change Management
4 9 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 9 (25.00%) Network Management
5 6 (16.67%) Identity Management
6 3 (8.33%) Document Management
6 3 (8.33%) Coaching
7 2 (5.56%) Matrix Management
7 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) Supplier Management
7 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.78%) Workflow
8 1 (2.78%) Migration
8 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.78%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) MCSE
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (16.67%) MCITP
2 2 (5.56%) MCTS
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CCIE
3 1 (2.78%) CCDA
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) MIIS
2 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) Avaya
4 1 (2.78%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
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