The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 34 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.60% 0.32% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% 2.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £21,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £37,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-0.67% -
VoIP
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 43 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 19.79% 13.96% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 24
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £21,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

VoIP
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Halifax

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 (92.86%) CCNA
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) CCNP
3 11 (78.57%) WAN
4 10 (71.43%) LAN
4 10 (71.43%) Cisco UCCE
4 10 (71.43%) Cisco UCCX
5 8 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (57.14%) Business Continuity
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 3 (21.43%) DNS
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 2 (14.29%) OSPF
7 2 (14.29%) BGP
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
8 1 (7.14%) Windows
8 1 (7.14%) MCSA
8 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
8 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
8 1 (7.14%) DHCP
8 1 (7.14%) VPN
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (7.14%) SAN
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) WAN
2 10 (71.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) OSPF
4 2 (14.29%) BGP
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Network Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Telephony Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Security Management
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) CCNA
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (85.71%) CCNP
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco UCCE
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft