The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 82 99 82
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 13 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.36% 0.74% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.70% 3.83% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 14
Average salary £31,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.05% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
VoIP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
228 235 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.77% 19.39% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 203 214 213
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VoIP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Kent

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Kent

VoIP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Maidstone +31 8 £31,000 -27.05%
Chatham - 1 £29,000 -
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 15 (68.18%) DHCP
1 15 (68.18%) DNS
2 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) Finance
3 11 (50.00%) VMware
4 10 (45.45%) Fat Client
4 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 10 (45.45%) SAN
4 10 (45.45%) Thin Client
4 10 (45.45%) Citrix
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
5 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
6 8 (36.36%) WAN
7 6 (27.27%) Firewall
7 6 (27.27%) HP
7 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 6 (27.27%) LAN
8 5 (22.73%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (22.73%) Unified Communications
8 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (22.73%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (18.18%) CCNP
10 3 (13.64%) LANDesk
10 3 (13.64%) Network Management
11 2 (9.09%) Wireless

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) DHCP
1 15 (68.18%) DNS
2 10 (45.45%) SAN
3 8 (36.36%) WAN
4 6 (27.27%) Firewall
4 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 6 (27.27%) LAN
5 5 (22.73%) Unified Communications
5 5 (22.73%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (9.09%) Wireless
6 2 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.55%) VLAN
7 1 (4.55%) OSPF
7 1 (4.55%) BGP
7 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
7 1 (4.55%) PBX
7 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.55%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) Network Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Support Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) NOC Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) IT Support
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Manager
7 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.55%) jQuery
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Fat Client
1 10 (45.45%) Thin Client
2 5 (22.73%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (13.64%) Network Management
3 1 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C#
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
1 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (18.18%) CCNP
2 1 (4.55%) CCDE
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) CCDP
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Citrix
3 9 (40.91%) Cisco
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (13.64%) LANDesk
6 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
6 2 (9.09%) F5
7 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.55%) WatchGuard
7 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.55%) Avaya
7 1 (4.55%) Apple
7 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago