The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 61 70 93
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +23
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 29 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.45% 1.86% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.15% 8.37% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 4
Average salary £32,000 £33,750 £27,616
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.18% +22.21%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
205 251 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.33% 22.23% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 175 200 187
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,687 £32,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VoIP
East of England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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
Colchester - 14 £32,000 -
Brentwood +10 5 - -
Basildon +6 4 £43,500 +45.00% 1
Epping - 2 £45,000 -
Chelmsford -9 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Harlow - 1 £19,000 -
VoIP
East of England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (40.00%) ITIL
2 17 (34.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (32.00%) MS Exchange
3 16 (32.00%) Change Control
4 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 15 (30.00%) Citrix
5 14 (28.00%) MS Office
5 14 (28.00%) Finance
5 14 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (24.00%) Windows
7 11 (22.00%) Incident Management
7 11 (22.00%) Problem Management
8 10 (20.00%) IP Telephony
8 10 (20.00%) BT
8 10 (20.00%) Cisco
8 10 (20.00%) DPNSS
8 10 (20.00%) Q.931
8 10 (20.00%) H.323
9 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (18.00%) Linux
10 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
10 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
11 7 (14.00%) Project Management
11 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
12 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (12.00%) ADSL
13 5 (10.00%) MCSA
13 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
13 5 (10.00%) SQL
13 5 (10.00%) Oracle

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (32.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (28.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) AWD
1 1 (2.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) IP Telephony
1 10 (20.00%) DPNSS
1 10 (20.00%) Q.931
1 10 (20.00%) H.323
2 6 (12.00%) ADSL
3 5 (10.00%) Internet
3 5 (10.00%) DNS
3 5 (10.00%) LAN
3 5 (10.00%) Unified Communications
4 4 (8.00%) WAN
4 4 (8.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (8.00%) MPLS
5 2 (4.00%) PABX
5 2 (4.00%) Wireless
5 2 (4.00%) DHCP
6 1 (2.00%) OSPF
6 1 (2.00%) BGP
6 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.00%) VPN
6 1 (2.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Billing
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.00%) Local Government
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Analyst
2 14 (28.00%) Service Analyst
2 14 (28.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
4 9 (18.00%) VoIP Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Voice Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Service Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.00%) IT Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) WCF
1 4 (8.00%) WPF
1 4 (8.00%) HTML
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
1 4 (8.00%) XML
1 4 (8.00%) ADO.NET
1 4 (8.00%) XHTML
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) J2EE
2 1 (2.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) IVR
2 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.00%) Biometrics
3 1 (2.00%) Social Network
3 1 (2.00%) Open Source
3 1 (2.00%) Social Media
3 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.00%) Linux
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.00%) Android
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.00%) UNIX
6 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) ITIL
2 16 (32.00%) Change Control
3 11 (22.00%) Incident Management
3 11 (22.00%) Problem Management
4 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (14.00%) Project Management
6 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.00%) MVVM
7 4 (8.00%) MVC
8 3 (6.00%) PRINCE
8 3 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.00%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (4.00%) Supplier Management
9 2 (4.00%) Risk Management
10 1 (2.00%) SOA
10 1 (2.00%) CRM
10 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (8.00%) C#
2 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.00%) Java
3 1 (2.00%) C
3 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.00%) MCSA
2 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (10.00%) Degree
3 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.00%) CCIE
4 1 (2.00%) CCNP
4 1 (2.00%) CCVP
4 1 (2.00%) MCITP
4 1 (2.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (34.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) OpenView
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Citrix
2 10 (20.00%) BT
2 10 (20.00%) Cisco
3 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.00%) Oracle
4 5 (10.00%) IBM
5 4 (8.00%) VMware
5 4 (8.00%) Sage
6 3 (6.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.00%) Avaya
7 1 (2.00%) Juniper
7 1 (2.00%) Apple
7 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.00%) Adobe
7 1 (2.00%) Google
7 1 (2.00%) Twitter
Basildon, Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Salary dependant on experience
Posted: Yesterday