The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 92 64 66
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +2
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 10 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.89% 2.48% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.33% 10.61% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 6
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £31,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £48,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
231 245 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.64% 23.33% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 198 215 153
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VoIP
South East

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 -12 4 £42,500 -5.55%
Stansted - 1 £45,000 -
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 16 (84.21%) Firewall
3 15 (78.95%) CCNP
3 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (73.68%) WAN
5 9 (47.37%) Wireless
5 9 (47.37%) Finance
5 9 (47.37%) Riverbed
6 8 (42.11%) F5
6 8 (42.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
7 6 (31.58%) LAN
7 6 (31.58%) CCNA
8 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (21.05%) CCIE
8 4 (21.05%) DHCP
8 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
8 4 (21.05%) Network Design
8 4 (21.05%) IPsec
8 4 (21.05%) Time Management
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (15.79%) Avaya
9 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
9 3 (15.79%) VMware
9 3 (15.79%) Network Security
9 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
9 3 (15.79%) PPP
9 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
9 3 (15.79%) ATM
9 3 (15.79%) ITIL

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
1 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) Firewall
2 14 (73.68%) WAN
3 9 (47.37%) Wireless
4 8 (42.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (31.58%) LAN
6 4 (21.05%) DHCP
6 4 (21.05%) IPsec
7 3 (15.79%) Network Security
7 3 (15.79%) PPP
7 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.79%) ATM
7 3 (15.79%) WLAN
7 3 (15.79%) DNS
8 2 (10.53%) VPN
9 1 (5.26%) PBX
9 1 (5.26%) Wireless Security
9 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
9 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
9 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Network Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Network Design
1 4 (21.05%) Time Management
2 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) CCNP
1 15 (78.95%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) CCNA
3 4 (21.05%) CCIE
4 3 (15.79%) CCSP
4 3 (15.79%) CCDA
4 3 (15.79%) CCDP
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (10.53%) MCITP
5 2 (10.53%) MCSE
6 1 (5.26%) Degree
6 1 (5.26%) CCVP
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Snort
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) Riverbed
3 8 (42.11%) F5
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Avaya
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) Mitel
6 1 (5.26%) Sourcefire
6 1 (5.26%) Panasonic
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