The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 84 79 75
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 21 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.47% 0.83% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.09% 4.48% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 10
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +21.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £48,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.49% +2.00%
VoIP
East of England

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
296 201 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.67% 18.53% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 227 165 117
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £62,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 December 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Essex

VoIP
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
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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
Colchester - 10 £32,250 -
Witham - 3 £35,000 -
Brentwood -22 2 £62,500 +131.48% 1
Harlow - 2 £25,000 -
VoIP
East of England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 21 (48.84%) MS Exchange
1 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
2 18 (41.86%) Citrix
2 18 (41.86%) ITIL
3 17 (39.53%) Finance
3 17 (39.53%) MS Office
4 16 (37.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (34.88%) Windows
6 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
7 12 (27.91%) Linux
8 11 (25.58%) Change Control
9 10 (23.26%) MCSA
9 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (20.93%) Problem Management
10 9 (20.93%) Incident Management
10 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (16.28%) MySQL
12 6 (13.95%) SAN
12 6 (13.95%) HP
12 6 (13.95%) Cisco
12 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (13.95%) Ubuntu
12 6 (13.95%) CentOS
12 6 (13.95%) XenServer
12 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
12 6 (13.95%) Asterisk PBX
12 6 (13.95%) Opsview
13 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (11.63%) SQL
13 5 (11.63%) SQL Server

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 21 (48.84%) MS Exchange
2 16 (37.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.33%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (39.53%) MS Office
2 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.33%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) SAN
1 6 (13.95%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (6.98%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) PABX
3 2 (4.65%) MPLS
4 1 (2.33%) OSPF
4 1 (2.33%) BGP
4 1 (2.33%) Internet
4 1 (2.33%) Broadband
4 1 (2.33%) LAN
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) VPN
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) MySQL
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
1 4 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Billing
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Law
5 1 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Analyst
2 18 (41.86%) Service Analyst
2 18 (41.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Help Desk Support
4 6 (13.95%) Team Leader
4 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 4 (9.30%) Technical Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Sales Executive
7 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Telecoms Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Support Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Marketing Executive
8 1 (2.33%) Head of Service Delivery
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) HTML
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
1 4 (9.30%) ADO.NET
1 4 (9.30%) XML
1 4 (9.30%) XHTML
1 4 (9.30%) WCF
1 4 (9.30%) WPF
2 2 (4.65%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) IVR
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Windows
2 12 (27.91%) Linux
3 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.95%) CentOS
4 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.95%) Ubuntu
5 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) ITIL
2 11 (25.58%) Change Control
3 9 (20.93%) Problem Management
3 9 (20.93%) Incident Management
4 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.30%) MVC
5 4 (9.30%) MVVM
6 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.98%) Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.98%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.65%) PRINCE
7 2 (4.65%) ERP
7 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.65%) Pay per click
8 1 (2.33%) People Management
8 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.33%) Email Marketing
8 1 (2.33%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.33%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
2 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
2 4 (9.30%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (23.26%) MCSA
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MOS
3 1 (2.33%) APMP
3 1 (2.33%) CCNP
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) XenServer
3 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Opsview
2 2 (4.65%) WSUS
3 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Citrix
2 6 (13.95%) HP
2 6 (13.95%) Cisco
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) Sage
3 4 (9.30%) VMware
4 3 (6.98%) IBM
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle
5 2 (4.65%) Mitel
5 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.65%) Brocade
6 1 (2.33%) Veeam
6 1 (2.33%) Twitter
6 1 (2.33%) Google
6 1 (2.33%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.33%) Adobe
Brentwood, Essex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
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