The first table below looks at the demand for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 25 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 Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 91 73 76
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 8 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.69% 1.68% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.88% 6.25% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 9
Average salary £29,000 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £51,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
206 288 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.85% 26.87% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 181 263 188
Average salary £37,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.71% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VoIP
East of England

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

VoIP
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -6 6 £29,000 -10.76% 2
Luton -22 2 £57,500 +15.00%
VoIP
East of England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 19 (79.17%) DNS
2 18 (75.00%) WAN
2 18 (75.00%) DHCP
3 17 (70.83%) VPN
3 17 (70.83%) LAN
4 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
5 14 (58.33%) Windows
6 13 (54.17%) Lotus Domino
6 13 (54.17%) Citrix
6 13 (54.17%) Lotus
6 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (54.17%) VMware
6 13 (54.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 12 (50.00%) McAfee
7 12 (50.00%) IBM Notes
7 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (33.33%) Cisco
8 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (33.33%) Firewall
9 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
10 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
11 4 (16.67%) Wireless
11 4 (16.67%) vSphere
11 4 (16.67%) CCNP
11 4 (16.67%) SAN
11 4 (16.67%) OSPF
11 4 (16.67%) Project Management

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 13 (54.17%) Lotus Domino
2 12 (50.00%) IBM Notes
3 3 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) DNS
2 18 (75.00%) DHCP
2 18 (75.00%) WAN
3 17 (70.83%) LAN
3 17 (70.83%) VPN
4 8 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.67%) SAN
6 4 (16.67%) Wireless
6 4 (16.67%) OSPF
6 4 (16.67%) BGP
7 3 (12.50%) Network Security
8 2 (8.33%) MPLS
8 2 (8.33%) SS7
8 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
9 1 (4.17%) FTP
9 1 (4.17%) HTTP
9 1 (4.17%) CTI
9 1 (4.17%) SMS
9 1 (4.17%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Support
4 4 (16.67%) Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Phone 8
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Phone
3 3 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Validation
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.17%) Release Management
5 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) CCNP
3 3 (12.50%) CCNA
3 3 (12.50%) CCA
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) MCSE
4 2 (8.33%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 13 (54.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Citrix
1 13 (54.17%) Lotus
1 13 (54.17%) VMware
2 12 (50.00%) McAfee
2 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (12.50%) Symantec
4 3 (12.50%) Juniper
5 2 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) Avaya
6 1 (4.17%) Veritas
6 1 (4.17%) Websense
6 1 (4.17%) BT
6 1 (4.17%) 3Com
6 1 (4.17%) Brocade
6 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.17%) Aruba
6 1 (4.17%) F5
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