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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 88 88 83
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 2 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.18% 1.26% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.27% 6.10% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 21
Average salary £23,000 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.47% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £55,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
157 213 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.47% 20.66% 24.06%
Number of salaries quoted 135 199 262
Average salary £45,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.75% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 March 2015. 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 +14 1 £18,500 -26.00%
VoIP
East of England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 10 (58.82%) Service Delivery
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (35.29%) CCNA
4 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
4 5 (29.41%) MCP
4 5 (29.41%) Wireless
5 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) Android
6 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
6 3 (17.65%) VMware
6 3 (17.65%) MS Office
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
6 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
6 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Citrix
7 2 (11.76%) DNS
7 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
7 2 (11.76%) SS7
7 2 (11.76%) GSM
7 2 (11.76%) SMS
7 2 (11.76%) 3GPP
7 2 (11.76%) UMTS
7 2 (11.76%) WAN
7 2 (11.76%) HP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
1 5 (29.41%) Wireless
2 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
3 2 (11.76%) GSM
3 2 (11.76%) SMS
3 2 (11.76%) 3GPP
3 2 (11.76%) UMTS
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) SS7
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security
3 2 (11.76%) LTE
3 2 (11.76%) 4G
3 2 (11.76%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (5.88%) xDSL
4 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.88%) ATM
4 1 (5.88%) Frame Relay
4 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Lead Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Services Delivery Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) MFC
1 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Android
2 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Service Delivery
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
4 2 (11.76%) Network Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Logistics
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) CCNA
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (29.41%) MCP
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) CCNP
4 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Citrix
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (17.65%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Dell
3 1 (5.88%) Mitel
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) Brocade
3 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
3 1 (5.88%) Aruba
3 1 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) Avaya
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) Veritas
3 1 (5.88%) Lotus
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec
3 1 (5.88%) Sophos