The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 12 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 12 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 9.84% 1.55% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 57.14% 23.08% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £34,750 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.91% -21.02%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
VoIP
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 13 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 17.21% 6.74% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 28
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £47,750 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

VoIP
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Aberdeen region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Aberdeen

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing VoIP 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 IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 30 (96.77%) Windows
1 30 (96.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 28 (90.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (87.10%) SLA
3 27 (87.10%) Service Delivery
4 21 (67.74%) Cisco
5 20 (64.52%) Citrix
6 19 (61.29%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (61.29%) CCNA
6 19 (61.29%) MS Excel
6 19 (61.29%) Network Design
7 18 (58.06%) Network Management
7 18 (58.06%) CCNP
7 18 (58.06%) SonicWALL
7 18 (58.06%) Mentoring
7 18 (58.06%) HP
7 18 (58.06%) Dell
7 18 (58.06%) Juniper
7 18 (58.06%) Firewall
7 18 (58.06%) Wireless
7 18 (58.06%) MPLS
8 12 (38.71%) DNS
9 11 (35.48%) VMware
10 9 (29.03%) Windows XP
11 4 (12.90%) CCDP
12 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
12 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (9.68%) DHCP
13 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
13 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (61.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) MPLS
1 18 (58.06%) Firewall
1 18 (58.06%) Wireless
2 12 (38.71%) DNS
3 3 (9.68%) DHCP
4 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.23%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (3.23%) FTP
5 1 (3.23%) ISDN
5 1 (3.23%) PBX
5 1 (3.23%) MGCP
5 1 (3.23%) RTP
5 1 (3.23%) SS7
5 1 (3.23%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Network Specialist
2 10 (32.26%) Senior Network Specialist
3 9 (29.03%) Customer Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) Support Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) Customer Support Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Help Desk Technician
4 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Network Manager
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Windows
1 30 (96.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 28 (90.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (29.03%) Windows XP
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) Service Delivery
2 19 (61.29%) Network Design
3 18 (58.06%) Network Management
3 18 (58.06%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.23%) Migration
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) CCNA
1 19 (61.29%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (58.06%) CCNP
3 4 (12.90%) CCDP
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (87.10%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Cisco
2 20 (64.52%) Citrix
3 18 (58.06%) Juniper
3 18 (58.06%) SonicWALL
3 18 (58.06%) HP
3 18 (58.06%) Dell
4 11 (35.48%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft