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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 30 35 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -23
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 9 6 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.69% 2.58% 14.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 10.34% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 33
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
69 58 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 28.28% 24.89% 33.61%
Number of salaries quoted 59 53 78
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) Internet
5 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
6 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
6 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) ISDN
6 2 (18.18%) FTP
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) Legal
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
7 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
7 1 (9.09%) Practice Management
7 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 7

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 9 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) ISDN
2 2 (18.18%) FTP
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) ICT Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Head of IT
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Vista
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) Practice Management
2 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware