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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 16 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Contract jobs citing VoIP 16 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.44% 2.18% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.03% 20.00% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 0
Median daily rate £375 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £325 £290
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +12.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £20.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+40.24% +24.24%
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
39 40 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.14% 10.90% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 37
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -54.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

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
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 29 June 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 42 (97.67%) WAN
2 40 (93.02%) LAN
3 38 (88.37%) Cisco
3 38 (88.37%) Firewall
3 38 (88.37%) Security Cleared
4 37 (86.05%) SC Cleared
4 37 (86.05%) Wireless
4 37 (86.05%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (72.09%) Network Security
6 29 (67.44%) CCNP
7 28 (65.12%) CCNA
8 27 (62.79%) CheckPoint
9 26 (60.47%) Cisco ASA
10 19 (44.19%) Palo Alto
11 14 (32.56%) FortiGate
12 10 (23.26%) Tufin
12 10 (23.26%) AlgoSec
13 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
13 9 (20.93%) IP Telephony
13 9 (20.93%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (9.30%) Avaya
14 4 (9.30%) BT
14 4 (9.30%) VMware
14 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
15 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
16 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
16 2 (4.65%) SLA
16 2 (4.65%) Windows
16 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
16 2 (4.65%) Fault Management

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:

Communications & Networking
1 42 (97.67%) WAN
2 40 (93.02%) LAN
3 38 (88.37%) Firewall
4 37 (86.05%) Wireless
5 31 (72.09%) Network Security
6 26 (60.47%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (20.93%) IP Telephony
7 9 (20.93%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.33%) BGP
8 1 (2.33%) DHCP
8 1 (2.33%) DNS
8 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.33%) MPLS
8 1 (2.33%) Multicast
8 1 (2.33%) SSL
8 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (76.74%) Network Engineer
2 24 (55.81%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 21 (48.84%) Firewall Engineer
4 9 (20.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Consultant
6 6 (13.95%) Network Consultant
7 5 (11.63%) Network Support
7 5 (11.63%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Security Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Telephony Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Firewall Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Network Security Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) Security Consultant
9 2 (4.65%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (4.65%) Business Continuity
1 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (4.65%) Fault Management
2 1 (2.33%) Budget Control
2 1 (2.33%) ITIL
2 1 (2.33%) ITSM
2 1 (2.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (2.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 38 (88.37%) Security Cleared
2 37 (86.05%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (86.05%) SC Cleared
3 29 (67.44%) CCNP
4 28 (65.12%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (32.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 38 (88.37%) Cisco
2 27 (62.79%) CheckPoint
3 19 (44.19%) Palo Alto
4 10 (23.26%) AlgoSec
4 10 (23.26%) Tufin
5 4 (9.30%) Avaya
5 4 (9.30%) BT
5 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.30%) VMware
6 1 (2.33%) Juniper