The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 22 12 44
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +32
Contract jobs citing VoIP 14 30 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.95% 9.32% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.56% 40.00% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 1
Median daily rate £350 £400 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +135.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Median hourly rate £25.50 £38.88 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.40% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+57.14% -
VoIP
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 75 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.14% 23.29% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 46 45
Median daily rate £375 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 3
Median hourly rate £15.36 £44.00 £23.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.10% +90.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VoIP
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

VoIP Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

VoIP
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VoIP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

VoIP Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

VoIP
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

VoIP Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 28 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (77.14%) LAN
2 27 (77.14%) WAN
3 24 (68.57%) Cisco
3 24 (68.57%) Firewall
4 23 (65.71%) Wireless
4 23 (65.71%) SC Cleared
4 23 (65.71%) Security Cleared
5 18 (51.43%) CCNP
6 16 (45.71%) CCNA
6 16 (45.71%) Network Security
6 16 (45.71%) Palo Alto
7 15 (42.86%) CheckPoint
8 14 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
9 9 (25.71%) SLA
9 9 (25.71%) Fault Management
9 9 (25.71%) IP Telephony
9 9 (25.71%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (20.00%) FortiGate
10 7 (20.00%) ITIL
11 5 (14.29%) Windows
11 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
11 5 (14.29%) SCOM
11 5 (14.29%) Fortinet
11 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
11 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
11 5 (14.29%) VMware
11 5 (14.29%) Clustering

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (77.14%) LAN
1 27 (77.14%) WAN
2 24 (68.57%) Firewall
3 23 (65.71%) Wireless
4 16 (45.71%) Network Security
5 14 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (25.71%) IP Telephony
6 9 (25.71%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (8.57%) DHCP
7 3 (8.57%) DNS
7 3 (8.57%) Unified Communications
8 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
9 1 (2.86%) Junos
9 1 (2.86%) MRTG
9 1 (2.86%) SNMP
9 1 (2.86%) WLAN
General
1 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 16 (45.71%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 9 (25.71%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (25.71%) Security Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) Firewall Engineer
5 7 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Network Support
7 4 (11.43%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) Administrator
9 2 (5.71%) Design Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Network Design Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Clustering
3 4 (11.43%) Data Integration
4 2 (5.71%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.71%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
1 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Fault Management
2 7 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
3 4 (11.43%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) Network Design
4 3 (8.57%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.86%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (65.71%) SC Cleared
2 23 (65.71%) Security Cleared
3 18 (51.43%) CCNP
4 16 (45.71%) CCNA
5 4 (11.43%) Degree
6 2 (5.71%) MCP
7 1 (2.86%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.71%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (5.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) FortiGate
2 5 (14.29%) SCOM
3 2 (5.71%) DatAdvantage
3 2 (5.71%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Cisco
2 16 (45.71%) Palo Alto
3 15 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 5 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 5 (14.29%) VMware
5 3 (8.57%) AlgoSec
5 3 (8.57%) HP
5 3 (8.57%) Tufin
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix
6 2 (5.71%) F5
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.71%) Varonis
6 2 (5.71%) Wyse
7 1 (2.86%) Avaya
7 1 (2.86%) Clearswift
7 1 (2.86%) Juniper