The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 35 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 6 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.62% 1.53% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.08% 9.62% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Average salary £24,000 £22,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -38.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 52 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.03% 15.90% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14 36 63
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
VoIP
Scotland

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 23 April 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Apple
2 5 (50.00%) SLA
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) Dell
5 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (20.00%) MPLS
5 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (20.00%) VSAT
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
6 1 (10.00%) MGCP
6 1 (10.00%) H.323
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) SCCM
6 1 (10.00%) SCOM

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) MPLS
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
1 2 (20.00%) VSAT
1 2 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) BGP
2 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (10.00%) MGCP
2 1 (10.00%) H.323
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) HND
2 1 (10.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) CommVault
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee