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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 70 45 68
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +23
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 7 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.93% 1.90% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.60% 10.64% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 11
Average salary £33,000 £43,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.57% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £85,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,500
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
125 94 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 16.67% 17.87% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 118 87 107
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,350 £55,000
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 31 March 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 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
2 8 (57.14%) Network Security
3 7 (50.00%) LAN
4 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
5 5 (35.71%) Firewall
5 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
5 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) MS Office
5 5 (35.71%) MCP
5 5 (35.71%) MCSE
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (35.71%) CCNP
5 5 (35.71%) SLA
5 5 (35.71%) Internet
5 5 (35.71%) OSPF
5 5 (35.71%) Wireless
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) CCNA
6 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) Network Design
7 3 (21.43%) Workflow Management
7 3 (21.43%) Workflow
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 3 (21.43%) HTTP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) WAN
1 8 (57.14%) Network Security
2 7 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (35.71%) Internet
3 5 (35.71%) OSPF
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) Wireless
4 3 (21.43%) BGP
4 3 (21.43%) HTTP
4 3 (21.43%) SMTP
4 3 (21.43%) PABX
4 3 (21.43%) DNS
5 2 (14.29%) Symposium
5 2 (14.29%) Nortel Meridian
5 2 (14.29%) VLAN
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
6 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Workflow
1 3 (21.43%) Network Design
1 3 (21.43%) Workflow Management
1 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (35.71%) MCP
2 5 (35.71%) MCSE
2 5 (35.71%) CCNP
3 4 (28.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Avaya
3 2 (14.29%) Juniper
3 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 2 (14.29%) Symantec
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Nortel
4 1 (7.14%) Mitel
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds