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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank - 35 39
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 0 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 1.36% 2.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 16.13% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
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
12 31 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 14.81% 8.45% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 36
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (87.50%) SLA
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) Citrix
2 14 (87.50%) Service Delivery
3 12 (75.00%) Firewall
3 12 (75.00%) Wireless
3 12 (75.00%) HP
3 12 (75.00%) Dell
3 12 (75.00%) MPLS
3 12 (75.00%) Network Design
3 12 (75.00%) SonicWALL
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (75.00%) Juniper
3 12 (75.00%) CCNP
3 12 (75.00%) CCNA
3 12 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 12 (75.00%) Network Management
4 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (12.50%) DHCP
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.25%) Degree

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) Firewall
1 12 (75.00%) Wireless
1 12 (75.00%) MPLS
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Network Specialist
1 8 (50.00%) Senior Network Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Customer Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Customer Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Service Delivery
2 12 (75.00%) Network Design
2 12 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 12 (75.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (75.00%) CCNP
1 12 (75.00%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (87.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
1 14 (87.50%) Citrix
2 12 (75.00%) HP
2 12 (75.00%) Dell
2 12 (75.00%) SonicWALL
2 12 (75.00%) Juniper
3 4 (25.00%) VMware