The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 62 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 4 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.60% 1.16% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% 6.36% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 9
Average salary £24,000 £18,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -42.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £15,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £21,750 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
VoIP
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
152 110 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.93% 18.18% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 121 85 99
Average salary £36,250 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.02% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,875 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

VoIP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Cardiff

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 10 (76.92%) WAN
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) CCNP
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) Juniper
3 7 (53.85%) MPLS
4 6 (46.15%) CCNA
4 6 (46.15%) VPN
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
5 5 (38.46%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) Firewall
5 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
5 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
6 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
6 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (23.08%) LAN
7 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
7 3 (23.08%) Wireless
7 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
7 3 (23.08%) BGP
7 3 (23.08%) OSPF
7 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
1 2 (15.38%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) WAN
2 7 (53.85%) MPLS
3 6 (46.15%) VPN
4 5 (38.46%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
6 3 (23.08%) Wireless
6 3 (23.08%) Network Security
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (23.08%) OSPF
6 3 (23.08%) BGP
6 3 (23.08%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
7 2 (15.38%) PPP
7 2 (15.38%) RIP
7 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
7 2 (15.38%) VRRP
7 2 (15.38%) HSRP
7 2 (15.38%) Multicast
7 2 (15.38%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
1 3 (23.08%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
2 2 (15.38%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Debian
3 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
1 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
2 3 (23.08%) Line Management
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Network Management
3 2 (15.38%) Cyber Security
3 2 (15.38%) Network Design
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) People Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) CCNP
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (46.15%) CCNA
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (15.38%) MCSE
4 2 (15.38%) MCSA
4 2 (15.38%) MCTS
4 2 (15.38%) MCITP
4 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) JNCIS
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
2 3 (23.08%) vSphere
2 3 (23.08%) ProxySG
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (15.38%) WSUS
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Juniper
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
4 3 (23.08%) Mitel
4 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat
4 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
5 2 (15.38%) F5
5 2 (15.38%) Symantec
5 2 (15.38%) McAfee
5 2 (15.38%) BT
5 2 (15.38%) Lotus
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) Brocade
6 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL