The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 73 59 58
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 11 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.29% 2.70% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.91% 16.95% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 5
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
VoIP
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
139 118 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.31% 15.90% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 116 83 65
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

VoIP
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Dorset

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Dorset

VoIP
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole +3 5 £35,000 -17.64%
Bournemouth -10 5 £21,000 -47.50%
VoIP
South West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 28 (68.29%) Telecoms
2 26 (63.41%) SQL
3 22 (53.66%) .NET
3 22 (53.66%) C#
3 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
3 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
3 22 (53.66%) Client/Server
4 18 (43.90%) Software Engineering
5 17 (41.46%) Degree
6 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
7 12 (29.27%) PBX
8 7 (17.07%) Linux
8 7 (17.07%) C
9 6 (14.63%) QA
9 6 (14.63%) Windows
10 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
10 5 (12.20%) Software Architecture
11 4 (9.76%) CTI
11 4 (9.76%) WAN
11 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
12 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
12 3 (7.32%) VMware
12 3 (7.32%) Internet
12 3 (7.32%) MPLS
12 3 (7.32%) RTP
12 3 (7.32%) HND
12 3 (7.32%) Java
12 3 (7.32%) MySQL
12 3 (7.32%) Broadband
12 3 (7.32%) ISDN

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) PBX
2 4 (9.76%) WAN
2 4 (9.76%) CTI
3 3 (7.32%) Broadband
3 3 (7.32%) ISDN
3 3 (7.32%) LAN
3 3 (7.32%) RTP
3 3 (7.32%) Internet
3 3 (7.32%) MPLS
3 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.88%) Firewall
4 2 (4.88%) VLAN
4 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.44%) Intranet
5 1 (2.44%) PSTN
5 1 (2.44%) VPLS
5 1 (2.44%) NGN
5 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.44%) SS7
5 1 (2.44%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (68.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.32%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (56.10%) Developer
2 21 (51.22%) .NET Developer
3 17 (41.46%) C# Developer
3 17 (41.46%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Support Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Network Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Junior Network Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Junior
9 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Administrator
9 2 (4.88%) Account Manager
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Manager
9 2 (4.88%) IT Administrator
9 2 (4.88%) Network Support
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (53.66%) .NET
1 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (53.66%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
2 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Software Engineering
2 5 (12.20%) Software Architecture
3 3 (7.32%) Telemarketing
4 2 (4.88%) ERP
4 2 (4.88%) B2B
5 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) SQL
2 22 (53.66%) JavaScript
2 22 (53.66%) C#
3 7 (17.07%) C
4 3 (7.32%) Java
5 2 (4.88%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (41.46%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) HND
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle