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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 77 68 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -25
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 2 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.24% 0.44% 3.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.40% 2.00% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 17
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £19,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £30,600 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
143 150 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.33% 22.22% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 129 137 85
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) MCSA
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Lotus
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) McAfee
4 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) BT
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) MCTS
4 2 (28.57%) MCITP
4 2 (28.57%) WSUS
4 2 (28.57%) Wireshark

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (28.57%) IBM Notes
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Debian
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development
2 1 (14.29%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCTS
2 2 (28.57%) MCITP
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (28.57%) WSUS
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (14.29%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (14.29%) OPNET
2 1 (14.29%) OpenView
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) McAfee
3 2 (28.57%) BT
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Lotus
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Brocade
4 1 (14.29%) NetScout
4 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
4 1 (14.29%) Riverbed
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) NetQoS
4 1 (14.29%) Ipanema Technologies
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper