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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 93 106 87
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 9 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.65% 0.48% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.62% 4.32% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 4
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £30,600 £44,600
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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
195 185 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.16% 11.15% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 119 134 93
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,650 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,928
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) LAN
4 5 (38.46%) WAN
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) CCNP
5 4 (30.77%) CCNA
5 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (23.08%) Internet
6 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) MPLS
6 3 (23.08%) VLAN
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
7 2 (15.38%) iPad
7 2 (15.38%) vSphere
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (15.38%) SCCM
7 2 (15.38%) SCOM
7 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 3 (23.08%) VLAN
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) Internet
4 3 (23.08%) MPLS
5 2 (15.38%) OSPF
5 2 (15.38%) BGP
5 2 (15.38%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (7.69%) NAS
6 1 (7.69%) WAAS
6 1 (7.69%) MRTG
6 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) iPhone
1 2 (15.38%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.69%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) CentOS
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNP
1 4 (30.77%) CCNA
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Cacti
2 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) Rackspace
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
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