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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 71 68 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -20
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 2 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.29% 0.86% 3.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.32% 5.17% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 15
Average salary £32,500 £15,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+116.66% -53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%
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
152 116 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.81% 16.69% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 122 89 98
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 May 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 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 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (37.50%) MPLS
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) Lync
5 2 (25.00%) Office 365
5 2 (25.00%) MCTS
5 2 (25.00%) MCITP
5 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) WSUS
5 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
5 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (25.00%) Lync
1 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) MPLS
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) IPsec
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) IPv4
5 1 (12.50%) IPv6
5 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (12.50%) ATM
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) ICT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (12.50%) Debian
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (25.00%) MCTS
2 2 (25.00%) MCITP
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) MCSA
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIS
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) ProxySG
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) WSUS
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec
4 2 (25.00%) Lotus
4 2 (25.00%) McAfee
4 2 (25.00%) BT
5 1 (12.50%) Mitel
5 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
5 1 (12.50%) Brocade
5 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds