The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 55 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 6 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.35% 1.29% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.91% 7.41% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Average salary £17,000 £32,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.69% +47.72%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
VoIP
Suffolk

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

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 54 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.39% 17.36% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 50 34 48
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £17,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

VoIP
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Ipswich

VoIP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Apple
3 6 (60.00%) Internet
3 6 (60.00%) Wireless
3 6 (60.00%) xDSL
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Phone
4 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (20.00%) Android
4 2 (20.00%) Handset
4 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) PBX
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (60.00%) Internet
1 6 (60.00%) Wireless
1 6 (60.00%) xDSL
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) PBX
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Support
2 2 (20.00%) Network Support
2 2 (20.00%) Server Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (20.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Android
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Phone
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Apple
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft