The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 25 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 8 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 6.30% 2.50% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.10% 33.33% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 5
Average salary £32,000 £32,076 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.23% -8.35%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
VoIP
Essex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 12 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 16.54% 7.50% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 31
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £20,400 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £38,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

VoIP
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Colchester

VoIP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 15 (93.75%) MS Office
1 15 (93.75%) ITIL
1 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
1 15 (93.75%) Citrix
1 15 (93.75%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (81.25%) Incident Management
2 13 (81.25%) Problem Management
2 13 (81.25%) Change Control
3 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (18.75%) MCSA
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
1 15 (93.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (93.75%) MS Office
2 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Analyst
1 15 (93.75%) Service Analyst
1 15 (93.75%) Service Desk Analyst
2 12 (75.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) ITIL
2 13 (81.25%) Incident Management
2 13 (81.25%) Problem Management
2 13 (81.25%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) MCSA
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Citrix