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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 93 83 74
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 7 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.55% 1.80% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.50% 12.31% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 17
Average salary £55,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £39,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
200 195 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.80% 14.66% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 110 171 203
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Brentwood -9 4 £60,000 -
Harlow - 1 £20,000 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £50,000 -
VoIP
East of England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Cisco
2 16 (59.26%) VMware
2 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (51.85%) Linux
3 14 (51.85%) PRINCE2
4 12 (44.44%) MCSA
4 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 11 (40.74%) Finance
6 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
7 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
7 8 (29.63%) MCSE
7 8 (29.63%) ITIL
7 8 (29.63%) Oracle
7 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
7 8 (29.63%) Citrix
7 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
7 8 (29.63%) Office 365
8 7 (25.93%) Windows 8
8 7 (25.93%) Change Control
8 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
8 7 (25.93%) Project Management
8 7 (25.93%) IVR
8 7 (25.93%) Programme Management
8 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
8 7 (25.93%) Firewall
8 7 (25.93%) IBM
9 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.70%) Lync
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Office 365
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 6 (22.22%) DNS
3 5 (18.52%) SAN
3 5 (18.52%) SNMP
4 4 (14.81%) PBX
4 4 (14.81%) VLAN
5 3 (11.11%) WLAN
6 2 (7.41%) CTI
6 2 (7.41%) Wireshark
6 2 (7.41%) ISDN
7 1 (3.70%) LAN
7 1 (3.70%) Wireless
7 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.70%) NAS
7 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.70%) MPLS
7 1 (3.70%) OSPF
7 1 (3.70%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MySQL
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Games
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Project Manager
2 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Network Support
5 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (3.70%) Telephony Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.70%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) IVR
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Life Science
3 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
3 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
3 7 (25.93%) Windows 8
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (18.52%) Mac OS X
4 5 (18.52%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) PRINCE2
2 8 (29.63%) ITIL
3 7 (25.93%) Programme Management
3 7 (25.93%) Project Management
3 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
3 7 (25.93%) Change Control
4 6 (22.22%) PRINCE
5 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.70%) People Management
6 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) ERP
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Pay per click
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) MCSA
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 8 (29.63%) MCSE
3 3 (11.11%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
4 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (18.52%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.41%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Nagios
1 5 (18.52%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Cisco
1 16 (59.26%) VMware
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Citrix
3 7 (25.93%) IBM
4 5 (18.52%) Sophos
4 5 (18.52%) WatchGuard
5 1 (3.70%) Mitel
5 1 (3.70%) Brocade
5 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint