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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 76 88 91
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 11 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.18% 0.50% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.63% 3.16% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 9
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
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
166 158 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.85% 15.86% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 150 144 212
Average salary £45,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 24 December 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
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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
Luton +7 1 £30,000 +20.00%
VoIP
East of England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 11 (40.74%) ITIL
3 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
4 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
4 10 (37.04%) Wireless
4 10 (37.04%) VMware
5 9 (33.33%) DNS
5 9 (33.33%) Project Management
6 8 (29.63%) WAN
6 8 (29.63%) Ethernet
6 8 (29.63%) Citrix
6 8 (29.63%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco
7 7 (25.93%) CCNA
7 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (25.93%) SAN
7 7 (25.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 6 (22.22%) Lotus Domino
8 6 (22.22%) LAN
8 6 (22.22%) SMS
8 6 (22.22%) 3GPP
8 6 (22.22%) DHCP
8 6 (22.22%) VPN
8 6 (22.22%) Lotus
8 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (22.22%) SS7
8 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 6 (22.22%) Degree

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (22.22%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (14.81%) IBM Notes
2 4 (14.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 2 (7.41%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
1 10 (37.04%) Wireless
2 9 (33.33%) DNS
3 8 (29.63%) Ethernet
3 8 (29.63%) WAN
3 8 (29.63%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (25.93%) SAN
5 6 (22.22%) DHCP
5 6 (22.22%) LAN
5 6 (22.22%) SMS
5 6 (22.22%) 3GPP
5 6 (22.22%) 4G
5 6 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
5 6 (22.22%) VPN
5 6 (22.22%) SS7
6 5 (18.52%) Network Security
6 5 (18.52%) LTE
6 5 (18.52%) UMTS
6 5 (18.52%) GSM
7 3 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Network Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Wireless Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Network Operations Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (14.81%) Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Lead Network Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (3.70%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) SecurID
3 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (22.22%) Android
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Phone 8
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Phone
4 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.41%) Linux
5 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 11 (40.74%) ITIL
3 9 (33.33%) Project Management
4 6 (22.22%) Network Architecture
5 5 (18.52%) Performance Management
6 4 (14.81%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (11.11%) Logistics
8 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
8 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
8 2 (7.41%) Migration
8 2 (7.41%) High Availability
9 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CCNA
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) Degree
3 5 (18.52%) MCP
4 3 (11.11%) MCSE
4 3 (11.11%) CCA
4 3 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (7.41%) CCNP
6 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
4 2 (7.41%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) VMware
2 8 (29.63%) Citrix
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco
4 6 (22.22%) Lotus
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 5 (18.52%) HP
6 4 (14.81%) McAfee
7 2 (7.41%) Websense
7 2 (7.41%) BT
7 2 (7.41%) 3Com
7 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.41%) Symantec
7 2 (7.41%) Dell
7 2 (7.41%) Avaya
7 2 (7.41%) Juniper
7 2 (7.41%) Veritas
7 2 (7.41%) Brocade
7 2 (7.41%) SonicWALL
7 2 (7.41%) Aruba
7 2 (7.41%) F5