The first table below looks at the demand for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 52 42 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 5 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.85% 2.52% 3.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.77% 9.86% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 3
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 71 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 21.03% 25.54% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 48 69 41
Average salary £33,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.47% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VoIP
Bedfordshire

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

VoIP
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Bedford

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 15 (100.00%) DHCP
1 15 (100.00%) DNS
2 12 (80.00%) VPN
2 12 (80.00%) LAN
2 12 (80.00%) WAN
3 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) IBM Notes
3 11 (73.33%) Lotus Domino
3 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 11 (73.33%) Citrix
3 11 (73.33%) Lotus
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (73.33%) McAfee
3 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 11 (73.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (73.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) vSphere
6 4 (26.67%) Firewall
6 4 (26.67%) CCNP
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
7 3 (20.00%) OSPF
7 3 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (20.00%) BGP
7 3 (20.00%) CCNA
7 3 (20.00%) Symantec

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 11 (73.33%) IBM Notes
1 11 (73.33%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) DHCP
1 15 (100.00%) DNS
2 12 (80.00%) LAN
2 12 (80.00%) WAN
2 12 (80.00%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) OSPF
4 3 (20.00%) BGP
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Support
3 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
1 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Phone
2 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNP
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CCA
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
1 11 (73.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Citrix
1 11 (73.33%) Lotus
1 11 (73.33%) McAfee
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Symantec
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Posted: 3 days ago
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