The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 89 96 98
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 9 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.71% 0.58% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.50% 4.79% 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 13
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
VoIP
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
120 167 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.40% 12.14% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 80 93 116
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VoIP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 20 (55.56%) Cisco
2 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (44.44%) Data Centre
3 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 12 (33.33%) VPN
4 12 (33.33%) Windows
4 12 (33.33%) Linux
4 12 (33.33%) Firewall
5 11 (30.56%) Finance
5 11 (30.56%) ITIL
5 11 (30.56%) IIS
5 11 (30.56%) DNS
5 11 (30.56%) Juniper
6 10 (27.78%) Internet
6 10 (27.78%) WAN
6 10 (27.78%) VMware
7 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (22.22%) ADSL
7 8 (22.22%) LAN
7 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (19.44%) Unix
8 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
8 7 (19.44%) Ethernet
8 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
8 7 (19.44%) COM
8 7 (19.44%) SQL
8 7 (19.44%) LLU
9 6 (16.67%) Replication
9 6 (16.67%) Degree

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 11 (30.56%) IIS
2 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) JBoss
4 1 (2.78%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) Firewall
1 12 (33.33%) VPN
2 11 (30.56%) DNS
3 10 (27.78%) Internet
3 10 (27.78%) WAN
4 8 (22.22%) ADSL
4 8 (22.22%) LAN
5 7 (19.44%) Ethernet
5 7 (19.44%) LLU
5 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
6 5 (13.89%) SSL
7 4 (11.11%) MPLS
7 4 (11.11%) SAN
7 4 (11.11%) VLAN
8 3 (8.33%) BGP
8 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (5.56%) SSH
9 2 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Military
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 9 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Architect
5 4 (11.11%) IT Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Operations Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 3 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) IT Operations Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) COM
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
2 1 (2.78%) Flash
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) HTML5
2 1 (2.78%) J2EE
2 1 (2.78%) Java EE
2 1 (2.78%) jQuery
2 1 (2.78%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.67%) Replication
3 5 (13.89%) Clustering
4 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.78%) PMI
5 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Unix
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) High Availability
3 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 4 (11.11%) Operations Management
3 4 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.33%) Information Security
4 3 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 3 (8.33%) Security Management
5 2 (5.56%) Network Design
6 1 (2.78%) Communications Security
6 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.78%) Migration
6 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Service Management
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) Java
2 2 (5.56%) Ruby
3 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.67%) Degree
3 5 (13.89%) CCNA
3 5 (13.89%) CCNP
4 2 (5.56%) CCIE
5 1 (2.78%) EMCIE
5 1 (2.78%) MCSE
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.33%) XenApp
3 3 (8.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.56%) vSphere
5 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Backup Exec
2 3 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.78%) Nagios
3 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Cisco
2 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 11 (30.56%) Juniper
4 10 (27.78%) VMware
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle
5 5 (13.89%) Symantec
6 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.33%) Citrix
6 3 (8.33%) F5
6 3 (8.33%) NetApp
6 3 (8.33%) Palo Alto
7 2 (5.56%) Avaya
8 1 (2.78%) Dell
8 1 (2.78%) EMC
8 1 (2.78%) Facebook
8 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.78%) Google
8 1 (2.78%) HP
8 1 (2.78%) Polycom
8 1 (2.78%) Twitter