The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Unified Communications skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unified Communications over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 131 153
Rank change year-on-year +9 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 15 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.70% 0.97% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.29% 4.62% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 14
Median salary £47,100 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.42% +9.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £45,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £67,500 £66,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -10.00%  

Unified Communications is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 350 541 676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 16.26% 20.90% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 262 419 484
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £60,001 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Unified Communications as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Unified Communications in Hertfordshire

Unified Communications
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Unified Communications in Hertfordshire

Unified Communications
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unified Communications in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Unified Communications in Hertfordshire

Unified Communications
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unified Communications within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hatfield +28 5 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Watford -13 3 £52,500 +0.96%
Rickmansworth - 2 £42,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +1 1 £15,000 -66.66%
St Albans - 1 £47,500 -
Unified Communications
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing Unified Communications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Unified Communications.

1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (53.57%) Skype for Business
3 14 (50.00%) Cisco
4 10 (35.71%) DNS
4 10 (35.71%) Citrix
4 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 10 (35.71%) DHCP
4 10 (35.71%) Firewall
5 9 (32.14%) Windows
5 9 (32.14%) ITIL
5 9 (32.14%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
6 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (25.00%) Office 365
7 7 (25.00%) Skype
7 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 6 (21.43%) VMware
8 6 (21.43%) VPN
8 6 (21.43%) Linux
8 6 (21.43%) LAN
8 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
9 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (17.86%) Mimecast
9 5 (17.86%) Web Filtering
9 5 (17.86%) WAN

Unified Communications
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (53.57%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.57%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Acrobat
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (25.00%) Office 365
3 5 (17.86%) Mimecast
4 4 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (14.29%) Amazon Glacier
4 4 (14.29%) Amazon S3
4 4 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (14.29%) AWS CloudTrail
4 4 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (10.71%) IaaS
6 2 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) DHCP
1 10 (35.71%) DNS
1 10 (35.71%) Firewall
2 7 (25.00%) Skype
2 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (21.43%) LAN
3 6 (21.43%) VPN
4 5 (17.86%) SAN
4 5 (17.86%) VLAN
4 5 (17.86%) WAN
5 4 (14.29%) IP Telephony
5 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (10.71%) PBX
6 3 (10.71%) PSTN
6 3 (10.71%) VoIP
7 2 (7.14%) 4G
7 2 (7.14%) Kerberos
7 2 (7.14%) LDAP
7 2 (7.14%) NetScaler
7 2 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.29%) Advertising
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Games
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Network Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Product Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Check Point Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Lync Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Lync Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Data Centre
2 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.29%) Fat Client
3 4 (14.29%) Thin Client
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.57%) 3D Printing
5 1 (3.57%) Blog
5 1 (3.57%) Handset
5 1 (3.57%) PKI
5 1 (3.57%) Replication
5 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 6 (21.43%) Linux
4 5 (17.86%) Mac OS X
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) Unix
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity
2 5 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
2 5 (17.86%) Web Filtering
3 3 (10.71%) High Availability
3 3 (10.71%) Project Management
3 3 (10.71%) Time Management
4 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (7.14%) Identity Management
4 2 (7.14%) IT Strategy
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 2 (7.14%) Product Management
4 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Data Encryption
5 1 (3.57%) Data Ingestion
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.57%) Perl
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) CCNA
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
1 4 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.14%) CCNP
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) JNCIA
3 1 (3.57%) JNCIP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Backup Exec
1 5 (17.86%) SCOM
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 14 (50.00%) Cisco
3 10 (35.71%) Citrix
4 6 (21.43%) VMware
5 5 (17.86%) Dell
5 5 (17.86%) HP
5 5 (17.86%) NetApp
5 5 (17.86%) Veeam
6 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.57%) Adobe
7 1 (3.57%) Computacenter
7 1 (3.57%) Juniper
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle
7 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.57%) Sonus
7 1 (3.57%) Sybase
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowence and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Posted: 6 days ago
Rickmansworth
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago