The first table below looks at the demand for Unified Communications skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 66 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.53% 1.21% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 3.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
135 102 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.81% 30.91% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 100 81 63
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Unified Communications
Hertfordshire

Unified Communications
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Unified Communications Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Unified Communications Salary Trend in Watford

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unified Communications across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Watford

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Lync
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing Management
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Business Development
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (25.00%) Aruba
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCIE
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) WLAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) SLA
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) PBX
3 1 (12.50%) PSTN
3 1 (12.50%) CCSP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 3 (37.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WLAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) PBX
3 1 (12.50%) PSTN
3 1 (12.50%) MGCP
3 1 (12.50%) SCCP
3 1 (12.50%) H.323
3 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Development Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Messaging Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Messaging Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing Management
1 2 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) CCIE
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) CCSP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certified Master
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Aruba
2 2 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) CyberTech
3 1 (12.50%) MobileIron
3 1 (12.50%) IronPort
3 1 (12.50%) Proofpoint