The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 52 70 75
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 16 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.41% 1.82% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.24% 9.20% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 12
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +0.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,150 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,250 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
105 163 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.79% 19.83% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 83 148 140
Median salary £55,000 £51,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +13.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

VoIP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

VoIP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 10 £50,000 -
Bedford +26 8 £60,000 -
Dunstable +3 2 £47,500 -3.06%
VoIP
East of England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 29 (82.86%) Cisco
1 29 (82.86%) CCNP
1 29 (82.86%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (80.00%) Wireless
3 24 (68.57%) TCP/IP
3 24 (68.57%) VPN
4 23 (65.71%) Network Management
5 22 (62.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 18 (51.43%) ITIL
7 17 (48.57%) Firewall
8 16 (45.71%) LAN
8 16 (45.71%) WAN
8 16 (45.71%) F5
9 14 (40.00%) SolarWinds
9 14 (40.00%) VLAN
9 14 (40.00%) DHCP
9 14 (40.00%) DNS
9 14 (40.00%) IPv4
9 14 (40.00%) CCIE
9 14 (40.00%) FTP
9 14 (40.00%) Juniper
10 13 (37.14%) Problem Management
11 11 (31.43%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (31.43%) Finance
12 10 (28.57%) DWDM
12 10 (28.57%) MPLS
12 10 (28.57%) OSPF
12 10 (28.57%) BGP
12 10 (28.57%) EIGRP
12 10 (28.57%) VRRP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
1 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 28 (80.00%) Wireless
2 24 (68.57%) TCP/IP
2 24 (68.57%) VPN
3 22 (62.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 17 (48.57%) Firewall
5 16 (45.71%) LAN
5 16 (45.71%) WAN
6 14 (40.00%) DHCP
6 14 (40.00%) DNS
6 14 (40.00%) FTP
6 14 (40.00%) IPv4
6 14 (40.00%) VLAN
7 11 (31.43%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (28.57%) BGP
8 10 (28.57%) DWDM
8 10 (28.57%) EIGRP
8 10 (28.57%) MPLS
8 10 (28.57%) OSPF
8 10 (28.57%) RIP
8 10 (28.57%) VRRP
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Banking
3 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Network Specialist
2 11 (31.43%) Network Support
2 11 (31.43%) Network Support Specialist
2 11 (31.43%) Support Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Network Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Leader
5 4 (11.43%) Cisco Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Team Leader
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco Specialist
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco Support
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Juniper Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Juniper Support
7 2 (5.71%) Network Operations Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Field Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Telephony Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Network Management
2 18 (51.43%) ITIL
3 13 (37.14%) Problem Management
4 10 (28.57%) High Availability
5 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (14.29%) ITIL V3
7 4 (11.43%) Change Management
7 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.71%) PRINCE
9 1 (2.86%) Change Control
9 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.86%) Network Design
9 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 29 (82.86%) CCNP
1 29 (82.86%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (40.00%) CCIE
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Cisco
2 16 (45.71%) F5
3 14 (40.00%) Juniper
3 14 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 9 (25.71%) HP
5 5 (14.29%) Mitel
6 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.57%) Riverbed
7 2 (5.71%) Avaya
7 2 (5.71%) Siemens