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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 95 98 84
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 6 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.45% 0.56% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.55% 4.19% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 8
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £42,000 £44,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £58,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
169 191 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.58% 13.25% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 87 128 107
Average salary £35,000 £39,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.94% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 March 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) VPN
4 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) VLAN
5 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) LAN
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) MPLS
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
6 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (18.18%) Rackspace
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (18.18%) Lync
7 2 (18.18%) CentOS
7 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (18.18%) vSphere
7 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 2 (18.18%) Lync
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) VPN
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) VLAN
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (18.18%) NAS
5 2 (18.18%) IPsec
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) OSPF
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
5 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
6 1 (9.09%) IPv6
6 1 (9.09%) ADSL
6 1 (9.09%) DHCP
6 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
6 1 (9.09%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
2 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Network Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) CCTV
1 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (9.09%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) CentOS
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
1 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) BCP
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Cacti
1 2 (18.18%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Rackspace
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Nortel
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya
5 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 1 (9.09%) F5