The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 444 484 432
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -52
Contract jobs citing IP Telephony 128 79 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 1.28% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 44 50
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +34.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £222 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £360 £263
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +37.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.50 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% +20.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.25 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.00 £29.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £25.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+56.86% +20.01%
IP Telephony
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7158 6166 6303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.72% 13.04% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3946 3240 3148
Average daily rate £370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 389 538
Average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in England

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IP Telephony across the England region.

IP Telephony Daily Rate Trend in England

IP Telephony
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

IP Telephony Daily Rate Histogram in England

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IP Telephony across the England region.

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Trend in England

IP Telephony
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

IP Telephony Hourly Rate Histogram in England

IP Telephony
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +28 62 £305 -14.68% 8
South East -13 21 £340 -20.93% 13
East of England +11 16 £250 -37.50% 4
South West -4 11 £338 -28.19%
East Midlands -3 6 £90 -59.09% 2
North West -18 6 £225 -10.00% 2
Yorkshire -11 5 £313 -3.84% 3
West Midlands -9 1 - - 2
IP Telephony
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IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IP Telephony 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 contract IT job ads sampled that cited IP Telephony.

1 204 (77.57%) Cisco
2 107 (40.68%) LAN
3 102 (38.78%) Cisco Certification
4 100 (38.02%) WAN
5 81 (30.80%) Firewall
6 77 (29.28%) Windows
7 76 (28.90%) VoIP
8 70 (26.62%) CCNA
9 67 (25.48%) ITIL
10 66 (25.10%) VPN
11 63 (23.95%) Cisco IPT
12 58 (22.05%) Wireless
13 55 (20.91%) Microsoft
14 54 (20.53%) MPLS
14 54 (20.53%) Telecoms
15 49 (18.63%) CCNP
16 46 (17.49%) OSPF
17 44 (16.73%) TCP/IP
18 38 (14.45%) VMware
19 36 (13.69%) VLAN
19 36 (13.69%) Video Conferencing
20 34 (12.93%) HP
21 31 (11.79%) BGP
21 31 (11.79%) Unified Communications
22 30 (11.41%) Avaya
23 28 (10.65%) CheckPoint
23 28 (10.65%) Cisco CUCM
24 27 (10.27%) Active Directory
25 26 (9.89%) IVR
25 26 (9.89%) Windows Server 2008

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IP Telephony also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IP Telephony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (9.51%) MS Exchange
2 19 (7.22%) Lync
3 12 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (2.28%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.90%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.14%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.38%) IIS
10 1 (0.38%) JBoss
10 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (8.37%) MS Office
2 12 (4.56%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (40.68%) LAN
2 100 (38.02%) WAN
3 81 (30.80%) Firewall
4 76 (28.90%) VoIP
5 66 (25.10%) VPN
6 63 (23.95%) Cisco IPT
7 58 (22.05%) Wireless
8 54 (20.53%) MPLS
9 46 (17.49%) OSPF
10 44 (16.73%) TCP/IP
11 36 (13.69%) VLAN
12 31 (11.79%) BGP
12 31 (11.79%) Unified Communications
13 25 (9.51%) PBX
14 24 (9.13%) Internet
15 21 (7.98%) ISDN
16 20 (7.60%) DNS
17 19 (7.22%) Cisco ASA
18 17 (6.46%) Network Security
18 17 (6.46%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (1.90%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.38%) DB2
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 54 (20.53%) Telecoms
2 19 (7.22%) Finance
3 8 (3.04%) Banking
4 5 (1.90%) Retail
5 4 (1.52%) Legal
6 3 (1.14%) Law
6 3 (1.14%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
7 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 64 (24.33%) Network Engineer
2 45 (17.11%) Analyst
3 26 (9.89%) Cisco Engineer
4 21 (7.98%) Architect
5 19 (7.22%) Voice Engineer
6 16 (6.08%) Support Engineer
6 16 (6.08%) Senior Network Engineer
7 15 (5.70%) Network Analyst
7 15 (5.70%) Project Manager
8 13 (4.94%) Network Support
8 13 (4.94%) VoIP Engineer
9 12 (4.56%) Service Analyst
9 12 (4.56%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (4.18%) Support Analyst
10 11 (4.18%) Service Desk Analyst
10 11 (4.18%) IT Support
10 11 (4.18%) Applications Engineer
11 9 (3.42%) Cisco Voice Engineer
11 9 (3.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 9 (3.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.28%) HTML
2 5 (1.90%) XMPP
3 4 (1.52%) Web Services
4 2 (0.76%) .NET
5 1 (0.38%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.38%) CSS
5 1 (0.38%) SOAP
5 1 (0.38%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.38%) JSON
5 1 (0.38%) WCF
5 1 (0.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.69%) Video Conferencing
2 26 (9.89%) IVR
3 16 (6.08%) Blackberry
4 10 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.28%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.28%) Handset
6 3 (1.14%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.14%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.14%) Cryptography
6 3 (1.14%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.76%) iSeries
7 2 (0.76%) AS400
8 1 (0.38%) Clustering
8 1 (0.38%) PMI
8 1 (0.38%) GIS
8 1 (0.38%) iPad
8 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.38%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.38%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 77 (29.28%) Windows
2 26 (9.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (7.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (7.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (6.46%) Linux
4 17 (6.46%) Windows 7
5 13 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (4.94%) Windows XP
6 12 (4.56%) CentOS
7 6 (2.28%) UNIX
8 5 (1.90%) Windows 2000
8 5 (1.90%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.90%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.14%) Android
9 3 (1.14%) Solaris
10 1 (0.38%) AIX
10 1 (0.38%) SUSE
10 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (25.48%) ITIL
2 21 (7.98%) Project Management
2 21 (7.98%) Network Design
2 21 (7.98%) Network Management
3 16 (6.08%) Service Delivery
4 15 (5.70%) Migration
5 13 (4.94%) Change Management
5 13 (4.94%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (4.56%) PRINCE2
7 11 (4.18%) Business Continuity
7 11 (4.18%) Incident Management
8 10 (3.80%) Configuration Management
8 10 (3.80%) E-Commerce
8 10 (3.80%) Network Monitoring
9 9 (3.42%) Load Balancing
9 9 (3.42%) CRM
10 8 (3.04%) Service Management
10 8 (3.04%) Telemarketing
11 7 (2.66%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (2.66%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.98%) SQL
2 6 (2.28%) T-SQL
2 6 (2.28%) C
2 6 (2.28%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.52%) VBA
4 1 (0.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 102 (38.78%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (26.62%) CCNA
3 49 (18.63%) CCNP
4 16 (6.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (6.08%) CCIE
5 15 (5.70%) MCSE
6 12 (4.56%) Security Cleared
7 10 (3.80%) SC Cleared
7 10 (3.80%) CCDP
7 10 (3.80%) A+ Certification
8 9 (3.42%) Degree
9 8 (3.04%) CCVP
9 8 (3.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (3.04%) CCIP
10 7 (2.66%) MCP
10 7 (2.66%) DV Cleared
11 5 (1.90%) CCSE
12 4 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.52%) JNCIA
13 3 (1.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 8 (3.04%) Dodd-Frank
2 5 (1.90%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.52%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.38%) SLA
4 1 (0.38%) TickIT
4 1 (0.38%) COBIT
4 1 (0.38%) PMBOK
System Software
1 27 (10.27%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.56%) Firmware
4 5 (1.90%) XenServer
5 3 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.76%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.76%) XenApp
6 2 (0.76%) Snort
6 2 (0.76%) Squid
7 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (10.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 20 (7.60%) Cisco IPCC
3 13 (4.94%) FortiGate
4 11 (4.18%) Cisco UCCX
4 11 (4.18%) Cisco UCCE
5 9 (3.42%) SCCM
6 7 (2.66%) CiscoWorks
7 4 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.76%) SCOM
8 2 (0.76%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.38%) WSUS
9 1 (0.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 204 (77.57%) Cisco
2 55 (20.91%) Microsoft
3 38 (14.45%) VMware
4 34 (12.93%) HP
5 30 (11.41%) Avaya
6 28 (10.65%) CheckPoint
7 25 (9.51%) Juniper
8 15 (5.70%) Mitel
9 13 (4.94%) Remedy
9 13 (4.94%) IBM
10 12 (4.56%) Blue Coat
10 12 (4.56%) F5
11 11 (4.18%) Nokia
11 11 (4.18%) Oracle
11 11 (4.18%) Citrix
12 10 (3.80%) NetApp
12 10 (3.80%) Verint
13 9 (3.42%) McAfee
14 8 (3.04%) Polycom
15 7 (2.66%) SonicWALL
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