The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 60 65 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 6 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.12% 0.52% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.80% 2.17% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 4
Average salary £65,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £36,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Unified Communications
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
125 138 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.23% 24.00% 30.67%
Number of salaries quoted 79 102 79
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £19,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) Lync
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (50.00%) Office 365
2 5 (50.00%) PBX
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) SCCM
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Network Management
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (20.00%) MCITP
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (20.00%) Electronics
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) MCSE
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) SAP

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 7 (70.00%) Lync
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (10.00%) WLAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Sales Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Change Management
1 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (20.00%) Time Management
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (20.00%) Network Management
1 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco