The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 74 72 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 10 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.30% 0.90% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.02% 6.47% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 12
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
VoIP
East of England

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
166 139 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.53% 13.86% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 153 120 171
Average salary £52,000 £45,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 11 February 2016. 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
Dunstable -5 4 £49,000 +0.51% 1
Bedford - 1 - -
VoIP
East of England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 22 (81.48%) VPN
1 22 (81.48%) MPLS
2 20 (74.07%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (74.07%) Juniper
2 20 (74.07%) Firewall
2 20 (74.07%) High Availability
3 18 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (66.67%) F5
3 18 (66.67%) Wireless
3 18 (66.67%) VRRP
3 18 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 18 (66.67%) OSPF
3 18 (66.67%) BGP
3 18 (66.67%) SSL
3 18 (66.67%) CCNP
4 16 (59.26%) RIP
4 16 (59.26%) ITIL
4 16 (59.26%) EIGRP
4 16 (59.26%) DWDM
4 16 (59.26%) HP
4 16 (59.26%) HP NNM
4 16 (59.26%) Network Management
4 16 (59.26%) HSRP
5 14 (51.85%) MS Visio
5 14 (51.85%) MS Office
5 14 (51.85%) SLA
6 12 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (40.74%) Change Management
7 11 (40.74%) Finance

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (51.85%) MS Office
1 14 (51.85%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) MPLS
1 22 (81.48%) VPN
2 20 (74.07%) Firewall
3 18 (66.67%) BGP
3 18 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (66.67%) OSPF
3 18 (66.67%) SSL
3 18 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 18 (66.67%) VRRP
3 18 (66.67%) Wireless
4 16 (59.26%) DWDM
4 16 (59.26%) EIGRP
4 16 (59.26%) HSRP
4 16 (59.26%) RIP
5 9 (33.33%) WAN
6 7 (25.93%) LAN
7 2 (7.41%) IPsec
7 2 (7.41%) Junos
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Network Specialist
2 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Network Support
2 6 (22.22%) Network Support Specialist
2 6 (22.22%) Support Specialist
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Services Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Services Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Service Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Juniper Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) High Availability
2 16 (59.26%) ITIL
2 16 (59.26%) Network Management
3 12 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (40.74%) Change Management
5 10 (37.04%) Network Design
6 9 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
8 5 (18.52%) PRINCE
8 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
9 2 (7.41%) Migration
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (66.67%) CCNP
3 6 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (7.41%) CCDP
4 2 (7.41%) CCNA
4 2 (7.41%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (51.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (7.41%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (59.26%) HP NNM
2 2 (7.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco
1 20 (74.07%) Juniper
2 18 (66.67%) F5
3 16 (59.26%) HP
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
5 2 (7.41%) NEC
Bedfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago