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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 32 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.56% 0.42% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.32% 1.79% -
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 £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
41 56 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 21.35% 23.63% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 38 38 15
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £35,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 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%) CCNP
2 12 (85.71%) Cisco
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%) Business Continuity
5 8 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
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%) VMware Server
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
8 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (7.14%) Degree
8 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (7.14%) Line Management
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (7.14%) SAN

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
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%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Business Continuity
1 8 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Security 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%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Server
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
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%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft