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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Communications
Rank 51 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 16 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.95% 1.06% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.39% 4.71% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 3
Average salary £42,500 £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
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
154 85 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.41% 22.61% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 106 56 69
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 2014.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Watford

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 12 (60.00%) ITIL
1 12 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 12 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 9 (45.00%) Network Management
2 9 (45.00%) Incident Management
2 9 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (45.00%) Time Management
2 9 (45.00%) Performance Management
2 9 (45.00%) Change Management
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (20.00%) MCSE
4 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (20.00%) PBX
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 4 (20.00%) MCITP
4 4 (20.00%) Office 365
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (20.00%) Lync
5 3 (15.00%) Coaching
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
6 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (5.00%) People Management
7 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 4 (20.00%) Lync
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) PBX
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Incident Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Sales Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
1 12 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 12 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 9 (45.00%) Network Management
2 9 (45.00%) Incident Management
2 9 (45.00%) Time Management
2 9 (45.00%) Performance Management
2 9 (45.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 3 (15.00%) Coaching
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.00%) People Management
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) MCSE
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (20.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
Watford
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £5000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Pension, Health, £110K OTE
Posted: 8 days ago