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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 99 72 63
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -9
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 9 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.83% 2.72% 1.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.73% 14.42% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 29 13
Average salary £31,000 £36,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.48% +15.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,602 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,525 £32,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
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
241 208 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.15% 18.84% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 220 197 149
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +11 8 £28,500 -32.94%
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (69.57%) WAN
1 16 (69.57%) Cisco
2 12 (52.17%) DNS
2 12 (52.17%) Firewall
3 11 (47.83%) Finance
4 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (39.13%) DHCP
4 9 (39.13%) LAN
5 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
5 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
5 8 (34.78%) Wireless
5 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
6 7 (30.43%) CCNP
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
7 6 (26.09%) HP
7 6 (26.09%) Windows
7 6 (26.09%) Riverbed
7 6 (26.09%) F5
7 6 (26.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (26.09%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (21.74%) Structured Cabling
8 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
8 5 (21.74%) VMware
8 5 (21.74%) ITIL
8 5 (21.74%) Citrix
8 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
8 5 (21.74%) Avaya
8 5 (21.74%) SLA
9 4 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Lync
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (69.57%) WAN
2 12 (52.17%) DNS
2 12 (52.17%) Firewall
3 9 (39.13%) DHCP
3 9 (39.13%) LAN
4 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
4 8 (34.78%) Wireless
5 6 (26.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (21.74%) Structured Cabling
7 4 (17.39%) IP Telephony
7 4 (17.39%) Unified Communications
8 3 (13.04%) ADSL
8 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
8 3 (13.04%) Internet
8 3 (13.04%) MPLS
9 2 (8.70%) VPN
9 2 (8.70%) SAN
9 2 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (4.35%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.04%) Legal
3 3 (13.04%) Advertising
4 2 (8.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Change Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Telephony Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.70%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support
5 1 (4.35%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.70%) NHS
2 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
2 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.70%) Network Management
4 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (8.70%) Line Management
5 1 (4.35%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) CCNP
3 3 (13.04%) CCNA
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.35%) MCP
5 1 (4.35%) MCSE
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Cisco
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) HP
2 6 (26.09%) Riverbed
2 6 (26.09%) F5
3 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
3 5 (21.74%) VMware
3 5 (21.74%) Citrix
3 5 (21.74%) Avaya
4 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.70%) LANDesk
6 1 (4.35%) Acme Packet
6 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.35%) WatchGuard
6 1 (4.35%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.35%) Verint
6 1 (4.35%) Sophos
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