The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 72 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 14 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.56% 2.12% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.86% 13.78% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 21
Median salary £33,000 £31,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £44,200 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +10.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 196 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 13.18% 15.41% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 85 133 204
Median salary £41,750 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £25,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VoIP
Salary Trend in Essex

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Essex

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Essex

VoIP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Halstead - 5 £33,000 -
Brentwood +10 3 - -
Chelmsford -11 1 £26,000 +18.18%
VoIP
East of England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 12 (63.16%) Firewall
3 11 (57.89%) DNS
4 10 (52.63%) CCNP
4 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (42.11%) LAN
5 8 (42.11%) WAN
6 7 (36.84%) SMTP
6 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
6 7 (36.84%) SAN
6 7 (36.84%) Citrix
6 7 (36.84%) VMware
6 7 (36.84%) Retail
6 7 (36.84%) IMAP
6 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (31.58%) Network Security
7 6 (31.58%) Office 365
7 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
7 6 (31.58%) JNCIP
7 6 (31.58%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (31.58%) IPsec
7 6 (31.58%) BGP
7 6 (31.58%) EIGRP
7 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
7 6 (31.58%) SSL
7 6 (31.58%) Juniper
7 6 (31.58%) Internet
7 6 (31.58%) Extranet
7 6 (31.58%) MPLS

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
3 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco SocialMiner
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Office 365
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 11 (57.89%) DNS
3 8 (42.11%) LAN
3 8 (42.11%) WAN
4 7 (36.84%) IMAP
4 7 (36.84%) SAN
4 7 (36.84%) SMTP
5 6 (31.58%) BGP
5 6 (31.58%) EIGRP
5 6 (31.58%) Extranet
5 6 (31.58%) FTP
5 6 (31.58%) Internet
5 6 (31.58%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (31.58%) IPsec
5 6 (31.58%) LDAP
5 6 (31.58%) MPLS
5 6 (31.58%) Network Security
5 6 (31.58%) OSPF
5 6 (31.58%) SSL
5 6 (31.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (36.84%) Retail
2 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.79%) Banking
4 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Business Manager
2 5 (26.32%) IT Manager
2 5 (26.32%) IT Support
2 5 (26.32%) IT Support Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Support Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Head of Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) Head of IT
4 2 (10.53%) Head of IT Infrastructure
4 2 (10.53%) Head of IT Operations
4 2 (10.53%) Head of Operations
4 2 (10.53%) Head of Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) EDI
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Unix
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
1 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Mac OS X
2 5 (26.32%) Ubuntu
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (26.32%) Operations Management
2 2 (10.53%) Business Development
2 2 (10.53%) Information Security
2 2 (10.53%) Presales
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Network Management
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) CCNP
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) JNCIP
3 3 (15.79%) CCNA
3 3 (15.79%) CCNP Voice
4 2 (10.53%) CISM
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
3 5 (26.32%) VMware ESX
3 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
1 5 (26.32%) Nagios
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 7 (36.84%) Citrix
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Juniper
4 5 (26.32%) Sophos
4 5 (26.32%) WatchGuard
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Verint
6 1 (5.26%) Red Box