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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unified Communications
Rank 46 63 72
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +9
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 13 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.40% 1.12% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.71% 4.88% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 3
Average salary £52,000 £65,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £60,000 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £58,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%
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
111 123 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.52% 23.03% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 80 76 104
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016.

Unified Communications Salary Histogram in Watford

Unified Communications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 13 (81.25%) Telecoms
2 12 (75.00%) VoIP
2 12 (75.00%) 4G
3 11 (68.75%) Product Management
4 7 (43.75%) Wireless
5 5 (31.25%) Product Marketing
5 5 (31.25%) VoLTE
5 5 (31.25%) Supplier Management
5 5 (31.25%) Marketing
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) PBX
8 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
8 1 (6.25%) Presales
8 1 (6.25%) ScanSafe
8 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (6.25%) Skype
8 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (6.25%) Network Management
8 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
8 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (6.25%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (6.25%) Meraki
8 1 (6.25%) Aruba
8 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (6.25%) Firewall

Unified Communications
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) 4G
1 12 (75.00%) VoIP
2 7 (43.75%) Wireless
3 5 (31.25%) VoLTE
4 2 (12.50%) PBX
5 1 (6.25%) 3G
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) GSM
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (6.25%) Skype
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
General
1 13 (81.25%) Telecoms
2 5 (31.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Product Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms Product Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Mobile Product Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Voice Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) VoIP Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Solaris
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Product Management
2 5 (31.25%) Product Marketing
2 5 (31.25%) Supplier Management
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Presales
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCDP
1 1 (6.25%) CCIE
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Aruba
2 1 (6.25%) Avaya
2 1 (6.25%) IronPort
2 1 (6.25%) Meraki
2 1 (6.25%) Mitel
2 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
2 1 (6.25%) Ruckus Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) ScanSafe
2 1 (6.25%) Sourcefire