The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 74 92 91
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 12 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.23% 1.20% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.77% 6.84% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 7
Median salary £32,500 £24,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.02% -42.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.12% -2.50%
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
208 190 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.33% 17.48% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 174 181 197
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Kent

VoIP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 3 £27,500 -
Westerham - 3 £32,500 -
Maidstone +12 2 £37,000 +52.57%
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco
3 9 (50.00%) Firewall
4 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (38.89%) IP Telephony
5 7 (38.89%) VLAN
6 6 (33.33%) MS Office
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
7 5 (27.78%) VPN
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) CCNA
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (27.78%) Avaya
8 4 (22.22%) Network Design
8 4 (22.22%) VMware
8 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
8 4 (22.22%) DHCP
8 4 (22.22%) DNS
8 4 (22.22%) ADSL
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (22.22%) Junos
8 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) Office 365
9 3 (16.67%) CCNP
9 3 (16.67%) HP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) IP Telephony
2 7 (38.89%) VLAN
3 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
3 5 (27.78%) VPN
4 4 (22.22%) ADSL
4 4 (22.22%) DHCP
4 4 (22.22%) DNS
4 4 (22.22%) Junos
5 3 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (11.11%) ISDN
6 2 (11.11%) NAS
6 2 (11.11%) Network Security
7 1 (5.56%) 3G
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (5.56%) Intranet
7 1 (5.56%) PBX
7 1 (5.56%) SSL
7 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
7 1 (5.56%) WLAN
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) French Language
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Avaya Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (11.11%) Avaya Telephony Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix Support
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Telephony Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Support
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Server Support
5 1 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (5.56%) CentOS
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Network Design
2 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Internal Audit
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Open Source
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) CCNA
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Avaya Certification
2 3 (16.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) Avaya
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) HP
4 3 (16.67%) Juniper
5 2 (11.11%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
6 1 (5.56%) Nortel
6 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds