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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 134 135 128
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 17 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.75% 0.48% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.97% 1.87% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 18
Average salary £47,500 £57,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,800 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £102,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
573 641 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.44% 25.70% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 401 431 549
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
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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 +8 6 £65,000 +20.37% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 6 £47,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £42,500 -
Unified Communications
East of England

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 10 (35.71%) Lync
3 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (28.57%) Time Management
3 8 (28.57%) Change Management
4 7 (25.00%) Windows
4 7 (25.00%) Office 365
4 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (21.43%) Network Management
5 6 (21.43%) Performance Management
5 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (21.43%) Avaya
5 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
6 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
6 5 (17.86%) PBX
6 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (14.29%) CMS
8 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
8 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
8 3 (10.71%) SCCM
8 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (7.14%) Release Management
9 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (7.14%) Juniper

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (35.71%) Lync
2 4 (14.29%) CMS
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Office 365
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) PBX
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (7.14%) LAN
2 2 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) SSL
3 1 (3.57%) MPLS
3 1 (3.57%) OSPF
3 1 (3.57%) BGP
3 1 (3.57%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.57%) VRRP
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.57%) HSRP
3 1 (3.57%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (3.57%) WLAN
General
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) Technical Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Communications Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Sales Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Change Manager
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Data Migration Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Data Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Voice Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Network Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Migration Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) DTV
2 1 (3.57%) IVR
2 1 (3.57%) PKI
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Change Management
2 8 (28.57%) Time Management
2 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (21.43%) Network Management
4 6 (21.43%) Performance Management
4 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.14%) Release Management
5 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.14%) Identity Management
5 2 (7.14%) Validation
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCSE
2 2 (7.14%) MCITP
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Avaya
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) SAP
4 2 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.57%) Mitel
5 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard
5 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
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