The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank - 60 39
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 0.52% 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.23% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Average salary - £25,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -34.21%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
VoIP
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 62 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 11.84% 16.23% 21.59%
Number of salaries quoted 30 53 49
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,750 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee