The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 79 57 32
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -25
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 1 12 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.12% 1.91% 5.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% 9.30% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 14
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
VoIP
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
113 129 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 13.55% 20.51% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 108 121 111
Average salary £43,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.12% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

VoIP
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Coventry

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
3 5 (62.50%) OSPF
3 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 5 (62.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) Network Design
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) BGP
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) Legal
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) VLAN
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (12.50%) MPLS
6 1 (12.50%) Avaya
6 1 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (12.50%) UNIX
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Python

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) Wireless
3 5 (62.50%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) BGP
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) VLAN
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
6 1 (12.50%) FWSM
6 1 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (12.50%) MPLS
6 1 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Support
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Network Design
1 3 (37.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Channel Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) Mitel
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds