Period
to 22 January 2018

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 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Communications
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 170 214
Rank change year-on-year -11 +44 -26
Permanent jobs citing Unified Communications 35 47 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.77% 1.07% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.69% 6.61% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 11
Hertfordshire median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £62,875 £50,000 £51,750
East of England median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £47,250
% change year-on-year +2.94% -10.05% +5.00%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 948 711 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 20.86% 16.23% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 789 541 785
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Unified Communications
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Unified Communications as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

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 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Albans +8 11 £23,000 -54.00%
Hatfield -11 11 £60,000 - 6
Watford -9 6 £46,500 +9.41%
Unified Communications
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 29 (82.86%) Microsoft
2 21 (60.00%) Firewall
3 20 (57.14%) Skype for Business
4 19 (54.29%) Windows
4 19 (54.29%) Citrix
5 15 (42.86%) WAN
5 15 (42.86%) Amazon RDS
6 14 (40.00%) ITIL
6 14 (40.00%) LAN
6 14 (40.00%) Cisco
7 13 (37.14%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (37.14%) Degree
8 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
8 12 (34.29%) Skype
9 11 (31.43%) High Availability
9 11 (31.43%) Apple iOS
9 11 (31.43%) Advertising
9 11 (31.43%) Apple
9 11 (31.43%) CheckPoint
10 9 (25.71%) VPN
10 9 (25.71%) VMware
11 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
11 8 (22.86%) Web Filtering
11 8 (22.86%) Windows 10
11 8 (22.86%) Mimecast
11 8 (22.86%) Backup Exec
11 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity
11 8 (22.86%) DNS
11 8 (22.86%) DHCP
11 8 (22.86%) Linux

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 20 (57.14%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (22.86%) Mimecast
1 8 (22.86%) Office 365
2 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 7 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (20.00%) Amazon Glacier
2 7 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 7 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
2 7 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (20.00%) AWS CloudTrail
2 7 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) Firewall
2 15 (42.86%) WAN
3 14 (40.00%) LAN
4 13 (37.14%) Wi-Fi
5 12 (34.29%) Skype
6 9 (25.71%) VPN
7 8 (22.86%) DHCP
7 8 (22.86%) DNS
7 8 (22.86%) SAN
8 7 (20.00%) VLAN
9 6 (17.14%) IP Telephony
9 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
10 4 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (11.43%) NetScaler
11 2 (5.71%) VoIP
11 2 (5.71%) Wireless
12 1 (2.86%) 3G
12 1 (2.86%) GSM
12 1 (2.86%) PBX
12 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (14.29%) Power BI
General
1 11 (31.43%) Advertising
2 5 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Team Leader
2 9 (25.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Support Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) Technical Leader
4 7 (20.00%) Technical Team Leader
5 6 (17.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Sales Executive
5 6 (17.14%) Telesales Executive
6 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 5 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (14.29%) Marketing Manager
6 5 (14.29%) Product Manager
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 7 (20.00%) Thin Client
3 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Apple iOS
3 8 (22.86%) Linux
3 8 (22.86%) Mac OS X
3 8 (22.86%) Windows 10
3 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
3 8 (22.86%) Windows 8
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) High Availability
3 8 (22.86%) Business Continuity
3 8 (22.86%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (22.86%) Web Filtering
4 7 (20.00%) Project Management
5 6 (17.14%) Presales
5 6 (17.14%) Telesales
5 6 (17.14%) Time Management
6 5 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
6 5 (14.29%) Product Marketing
7 4 (11.43%) Resource Management
7 4 (11.43%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (8.57%) CCNP
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.71%) CCNA
5 1 (2.86%) CCIE
5 1 (2.86%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (2.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
1 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
1 8 (22.86%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Backup Exec
2 4 (11.43%) FortiGate
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) Citrix
3 14 (40.00%) Cisco
4 11 (31.43%) Apple
4 11 (31.43%) CheckPoint
5 9 (25.71%) VMware
6 8 (22.86%) Dell
6 8 (22.86%) HP
6 8 (22.86%) NetApp
6 8 (22.86%) Veeam
7 1 (2.86%) Avaya
7 1 (2.86%) Brocade
7 1 (2.86%) Juniper
7 1 (2.86%) Mitel