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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Communications
Rank 79 65 47
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 1 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.18% 1.53% 2.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 4.17% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 9
Average salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
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
153 216 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 27.77% 36.73% 25.38%
Number of salaries quoted 79 137 52
Average salary £45,000 £52,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.87% +4.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 August 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) PBX
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (71.43%) Lync
1 5 (71.43%) Office 365
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (42.86%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (28.57%) MCITP
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) DTV
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Electronics
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) WLAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) SQL

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 5 (71.43%) Lync
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (71.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) PBX
2 2 (28.57%) WLAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Sales Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
1 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
1 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco