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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 81 96 69
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -27
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 15 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.53% 1.47% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.30% 7.42% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 9
Average salary £31,000 £29,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.98% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
238 229 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.31% 19.78% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 212 215 160
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +27 11 £31,000 -27.05%
Chatham - 1 £29,000 - 1
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (59.26%) DNS
2 14 (51.85%) DHCP
3 13 (48.15%) Cisco
3 13 (48.15%) WAN
3 13 (48.15%) Finance
4 11 (40.74%) VMware
4 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
4 11 (40.74%) Windows
5 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
5 10 (37.04%) Citrix
6 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 9 (33.33%) LAN
6 9 (33.33%) Firewall
6 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.93%) HP
8 7 (25.93%) Thin Client
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
8 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
8 7 (25.93%) SAN
8 7 (25.93%) Fat Client
9 6 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (22.22%) Structured Cabling
9 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
9 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (18.52%) Avaya
10 5 (18.52%) CCNP
10 5 (18.52%) Wireless
10 5 (18.52%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (18.52%) Unified Communications

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Lync
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) DNS
2 14 (51.85%) DHCP
3 13 (48.15%) WAN
4 9 (33.33%) LAN
4 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 9 (33.33%) Firewall
5 7 (25.93%) SAN
6 6 (22.22%) Structured Cabling
7 5 (18.52%) Unified Communications
7 5 (18.52%) Wireless
8 4 (14.81%) IP Telephony
8 4 (14.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (7.41%) MPLS
9 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
9 2 (7.41%) ADSL
10 1 (3.70%) PBX
10 1 (3.70%) VPN
10 1 (3.70%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.11%) Legal
3 3 (11.11%) Advertising
4 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
2 11 (40.74%) Network Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) Support Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Change Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Telephony Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (3.70%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Network Support
8 1 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Thin Client
1 7 (25.93%) Fat Client
2 5 (18.52%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (7.41%) NHS
4 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Vista
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.70%) Line Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) CCNP
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) Citrix
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.93%) HP
6 5 (18.52%) Avaya
7 4 (14.81%) Riverbed
7 4 (14.81%) F5
8 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
8 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
8 3 (11.11%) LANDesk
9 1 (3.70%) WatchGuard
9 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
9 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
9 1 (3.70%) Acme Packet
9 1 (3.70%) Verint
Chatham
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago