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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 92 112 102
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 29 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.63% 0.68% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.03% 4.14% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 10
Average salary £40,000 £28,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -27.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.05% -1.33%
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
241 266 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 13.59% 16.55% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 205 215 208
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,950 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 August 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Bristol

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 26 (57.78%) Linux
2 18 (40.00%) Windows
3 17 (37.78%) WAN
4 14 (31.11%) HTTP
4 14 (31.11%) MySQL
4 14 (31.11%) Windows 7
5 13 (28.89%) DNS
6 12 (26.67%) Asterisk PBX
6 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
7 11 (24.44%) Firewall
8 10 (22.22%) Network Security
8 10 (22.22%) VPN
9 9 (20.00%) CCNP
9 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (20.00%) SAN
9 9 (20.00%) Cisco
9 9 (20.00%) Degree
9 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 9 (20.00%) SolarWinds
9 9 (20.00%) IPsec
10 8 (17.78%) Back Office
10 8 (17.78%) VMware
10 8 (17.78%) VMware ESX
10 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (17.78%) High Availability
10 8 (17.78%) WCF
10 8 (17.78%) Silverlight
10 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (17.78%) Microsoft

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 8 (17.78%) IIS
2 6 (13.33%) Apache
2 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (13.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) WAN
2 14 (31.11%) HTTP
3 13 (28.89%) DNS
4 12 (26.67%) Asterisk PBX
5 11 (24.44%) Firewall
6 10 (22.22%) VPN
6 10 (22.22%) Network Security
7 9 (20.00%) IPsec
7 9 (20.00%) SAN
8 8 (17.78%) PPTP
8 8 (17.78%) H.323
8 8 (17.78%) SMTP
8 8 (17.78%) ISDN
8 8 (17.78%) LAN
9 7 (15.56%) Internet
10 6 (13.33%) IPv4
10 6 (13.33%) IPv6
11 5 (11.11%) DHCP
11 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
12 4 (8.89%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) MySQL
2 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) Big Data
General
1 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (17.78%) Back Office
3 3 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Systems Administrator
1 14 (31.11%) Administrator
2 8 (17.78%) Developer
2 8 (17.78%) C# Developer
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Administrator
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 8 (17.78%) Agile C# Developer
2 8 (17.78%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (11.11%) Network Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Support
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Lead Developer
6 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.89%) Support Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) HTML
1 8 (17.78%) .NET
1 8 (17.78%) ADO
1 8 (17.78%) XML
1 8 (17.78%) WCF
1 8 (17.78%) Silverlight
2 6 (13.33%) Middleware
3 5 (11.11%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.33%) Open Source
2 6 (13.33%) Xbox
3 5 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (8.89%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 26 (57.78%) Linux
2 18 (40.00%) Windows
3 14 (31.11%) Windows 7
4 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) DNA
1 8 (17.78%) High Availability
2 6 (13.33%) ITIL
3 5 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 5 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 3 (6.67%) B2B
5 1 (2.22%) Project Management
5 1 (2.22%) Logistics
5 1 (2.22%) Business Development
5 1 (2.22%) Network Management
5 1 (2.22%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) C#
2 6 (13.33%) Python
2 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) CCNP
1 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (11.11%) CCSP
3 5 (11.11%) CCDP
4 4 (8.89%) CCNA
5 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.78%) VMware ESX
2 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Nagios
1 8 (17.78%) logstash
2 6 (13.33%) SCCM
3 1 (2.22%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Cisco
1 9 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) VMware
3 6 (13.33%) Google
3 6 (13.33%) Facebook
4 2 (4.44%) Siemens
4 2 (4.44%) Avaya
5 1 (2.22%) Nokia
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.22%) BT
5 1 (2.22%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
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