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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 12 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing VoIP 27 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 11.74% 3.21% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 57.45% 21.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 0
Median daily rate £375 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £334 £318
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +5.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £20.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -16.32%
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
47 55 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.43% 14.71% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 64
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 4
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 30 (96.77%) LAN
1 30 (96.77%) WAN
2 27 (87.10%) Cisco
2 27 (87.10%) Firewall
3 26 (83.87%) Wireless
3 26 (83.87%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (80.65%) Network Security
4 25 (80.65%) SC Cleared
4 25 (80.65%) Security Cleared
5 23 (74.19%) CCNP
5 23 (74.19%) Palo Alto
6 16 (51.61%) CCNA
7 15 (48.39%) CheckPoint
8 14 (45.16%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (45.16%) FortiGate
9 11 (35.48%) IP Telephony
9 11 (35.48%) Data Centre
9 11 (35.48%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (32.26%) Tufin
10 10 (32.26%) AlgoSec
11 9 (29.03%) Fault Management
11 9 (29.03%) SLA
12 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
12 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (9.68%) Unified Communications
12 3 (9.68%) Server Monitoring
12 3 (9.68%) Multimedia
12 3 (9.68%) SCOM
12 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (96.77%) LAN
1 30 (96.77%) WAN
2 27 (87.10%) Firewall
3 26 (83.87%) Wireless
4 25 (80.65%) Network Security
5 14 (45.16%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (35.48%) IP Telephony
6 11 (35.48%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (9.68%) DHCP
7 3 (9.68%) DNS
7 3 (9.68%) Unified Communications
8 1 (3.23%) Junos
8 1 (3.23%) MRTG
8 1 (3.23%) SNMP
8 1 (3.23%) WLAN
General
1 3 (9.68%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Network Engineer
2 17 (54.84%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 12 (38.71%) Firewall Engineer
4 9 (29.03%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (29.03%) Security Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Network Support
6 4 (12.90%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Administrator
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (3.23%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Network Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
1 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Fault Management
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL
2 3 (9.68%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.23%) Network Design
3 1 (3.23%) Network Management
3 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (83.87%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (80.65%) SC Cleared
2 25 (80.65%) Security Cleared
3 23 (74.19%) CCNP
4 16 (51.61%) CCNA
5 1 (3.23%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) FortiGate
2 3 (9.68%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Cisco
2 23 (74.19%) Palo Alto
3 15 (48.39%) CheckPoint
4 10 (32.26%) AlgoSec
4 10 (32.26%) Tufin
5 3 (9.68%) HP
5 3 (9.68%) VMware
6 2 (6.45%) F5
7 1 (3.23%) Avaya
7 1 (3.23%) Clearswift
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper