The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 110 98 108
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 7 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.36% 1.09% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.21% 6.78% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 12
Average salary £27,500 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.06% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,500
VoIP
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
317 295 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.17% 16.09% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 285 184 210
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -8.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VoIP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Bristol

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Bristol

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (53.33%) Windows
1 8 (53.33%) WAN
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (26.67%) Internet
5 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
5 4 (26.67%) MySQL
5 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (20.00%) Google
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (20.00%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (20.00%) Lync
6 3 (20.00%) Google Apps
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) UNIX
6 3 (20.00%) Apache
6 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (20.00%) Python
6 3 (20.00%) IPv4
6 3 (20.00%) IPv6
6 3 (20.00%) HTTP
6 3 (20.00%) Middleware

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Lync
2 3 (20.00%) Apache
2 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (20.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) WAN
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) MPLS
5 3 (20.00%) IPv4
5 3 (20.00%) IPv6
5 3 (20.00%) HTTP
5 3 (20.00%) Wireless
6 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
7 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
7 1 (6.67%) Broadband
7 1 (6.67%) ISDN
7 1 (6.67%) VLAN
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (6.67%) NAS
7 1 (6.67%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Junior
2 3 (20.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Account Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) WCF
3 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (6.67%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Service Management
2 1 (6.67%) ITSM
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.67%) Network Management
2 1 (6.67%) Change Control
2 1 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) DevOps
2 1 (6.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C#
1 3 (20.00%) Python
1 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) JNCIA
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) WSUS
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Avaya
3 3 (20.00%) Google
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Mitel
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (6.67%) Apple
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Riverbed
5 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.67%) Meraki
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