The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 16 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 22 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 11.58% 3.97% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 47.83% 28.57% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 5
Average salary £25,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +2.70%
VoIP
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
46 35 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 24.21% 13.89% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 50
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

VoIP
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Croydon

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 17 (70.83%) CCNA
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (58.33%) VMware
2 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (58.33%) Windows
3 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 13 (54.17%) Cisco
4 11 (45.83%) Citrix
4 11 (45.83%) MS Office
5 10 (41.67%) ITIL
6 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 8 (33.33%) Finance
8 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
8 7 (29.17%) SLA
8 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
9 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
9 5 (20.83%) VPN
9 5 (20.83%) DNS
9 5 (20.83%) DHCP
10 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 4 (16.67%) LAN
10 4 (16.67%) MCSE
10 4 (16.67%) Oracle
10 4 (16.67%) WAN
10 4 (16.67%) Replication
10 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
10 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
10 4 (16.67%) Wireless
10 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Office
2 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.83%) VPN
2 5 (20.83%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) DHCP
3 4 (16.67%) Wireless
3 4 (16.67%) LAN
3 4 (16.67%) WAN
4 3 (12.50%) SAN
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (8.33%) Firewall
6 1 (4.17%) Multicast
6 1 (4.17%) Internet
6 1 (4.17%) MPLS
6 1 (4.17%) OSPF
6 1 (4.17%) BGP
6 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
6 1 (4.17%) NetScreen
6 1 (4.17%) ADSL
6 1 (4.17%) PBX
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (37.50%) NOC Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows 8
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) CCNA
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (16.67%) MCITP
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (8.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 14 (58.33%) VMware
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco
3 11 (45.83%) Citrix
4 4 (16.67%) Juniper
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle
5 3 (12.50%) Motorola
5 3 (12.50%) Mitel
5 3 (12.50%) MobileIron
6 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
6 2 (8.33%) WatchGuard
6 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
6 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.33%) Avaya
7 1 (4.17%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.17%) F5