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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 59 63 58
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 9 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.38% 0.75% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.57% 3.21% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 3
Average salary £36,477 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.90% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £21,200 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £38,000 £31,300
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +4.16%
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
105 156 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.08% 23.39% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 89 124 79
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 April 2016.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 13 (65.00%) Cisco
2 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) LAN
2 9 (45.00%) WAN
3 8 (40.00%) Firewall
3 8 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 8 (40.00%) VPN
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) CCNP
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (35.00%) Juniper
4 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (35.00%) Degree
4 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (35.00%) Time Management
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (35.00%) SolarWinds
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (25.00%) Network Management
5 5 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (25.00%) NX-OS
5 5 (25.00%) CatOS
5 5 (25.00%) VMware
5 5 (25.00%) WLAN
6 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) LAN
1 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (45.00%) WAN
2 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 8 (40.00%) VPN
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 5 (25.00%) NX-OS
4 5 (25.00%) WLAN
5 1 (5.00%) BGP
5 1 (5.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) OSPF
5 1 (5.00%) SNMP
5 1 (5.00%) VLAN
5 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Support Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Performance Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Voice Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (10.00%) Clustering
5 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (10.00%) Replication
6 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) CatOS
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Time Management
2 5 (25.00%) Network Management
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) High Availability
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.00%) Presales
4 2 (10.00%) Software Distribution
4 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.00%) Business Development
5 1 (5.00%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (5.00%) Network Design
5 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Java
1 2 (10.00%) Perl
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
1 2 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) CCNP
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) MCTS
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) MCP
4 1 (5.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) WSUS
2 2 (10.00%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (10.00%) Nagios
2 2 (10.00%) OpenView
2 2 (10.00%) OPNET
2 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) Juniper
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) SolarWinds
3 5 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) F5
5 2 (10.00%) CA
5 2 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.00%) BMC
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Compuware
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) Ipanema Technologies
6 1 (5.00%) NetQoS
6 1 (5.00%) NetScout