The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 35 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 3 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.37% 2.78% 4.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.71% 40.00% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 10
Average salary - £31,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -7.23%
Communications & Networking Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 10 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 12.79% 6.94% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 31
Average salary £50,000 £28,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% -41.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £60,000 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VoIP
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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 28 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) CCVP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCIE
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) BGP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Thin Client
1 2 (66.67%) Fat Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCIE
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) CCVP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco