The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 99 131 125
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -6
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 67 49 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.86% 1.29% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.08% 7.47% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 51 36 31
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.40%
VoIP
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
665 656 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.42% 17.32% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 532 514 375
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VoIP
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Leeds

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Leeds

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 90 (73.77%) Cisco
2 51 (41.80%) Microsoft
3 49 (40.16%) VMware
4 47 (38.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 46 (37.70%) Active Directory
6 44 (36.07%) Firewall
7 41 (33.61%) MS Excel
8 40 (32.79%) Riverbed
9 37 (30.33%) Windows
9 37 (30.33%) SAN
10 36 (29.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 36 (29.51%) MS Exchange
11 30 (24.59%) Linux
11 30 (24.59%) ITIL
12 29 (23.77%) Citrix
13 27 (22.13%) MCSE
14 26 (21.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 26 (21.31%) MCP
14 26 (21.31%) SQL Server
14 26 (21.31%) MCITP
15 25 (20.49%) MCSA
15 25 (20.49%) Cisco Certification
15 25 (20.49%) Wireless
16 24 (19.67%) Backup Exec
16 24 (19.67%) CheckPoint
16 24 (19.67%) XenDesktop
16 24 (19.67%) XenApp
16 24 (19.67%) vSphere
17 23 (18.85%) XenServer
17 23 (18.85%) Hyper-V

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 36 (29.51%) MS Exchange
2 23 (18.85%) SharePoint
2 23 (18.85%) Exchange Server 2003
2 23 (18.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.10%) CMS
5 3 (2.46%) Lync
6 2 (1.64%) Confluence
7 1 (0.82%) Apache
7 1 (0.82%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.82%) Drupal
7 1 (0.82%) WordPress
7 1 (0.82%) Moodle
Applications
1 41 (33.61%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.74%) MS Office
3 5 (4.10%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.82%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) Office 365
2 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 44 (36.07%) Firewall
2 37 (30.33%) SAN
3 25 (20.49%) Wireless
4 23 (18.85%) MPLS
5 22 (18.03%) DNS
6 19 (15.57%) VPN
7 17 (13.93%) WAN
7 17 (13.93%) Cisco Nexus
8 16 (13.11%) DHCP
8 16 (13.11%) VLAN
9 15 (12.30%) OSPF
9 15 (12.30%) BGP
10 14 (11.48%) Network Security
11 12 (9.84%) FWSM
12 11 (9.02%) LAN
13 9 (7.38%) IP Telephony
13 9 (7.38%) TCP/IP
14 7 (5.74%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (5.74%) Asterisk PBX
15 6 (4.92%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 21 (17.21%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.46%) Games
3 2 (1.64%) Finance
3 2 (1.64%) Electronics
4 1 (0.82%) Back Office
4 1 (0.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (22.13%) Network Engineer
2 24 (19.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 17 (13.93%) Architect
3 17 (13.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (13.93%) Network Architect
4 16 (13.11%) Technical Support
5 15 (12.30%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 13 (10.66%) Developer
6 13 (10.66%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 13 (10.66%) Senior Network Engineer
7 9 (7.38%) Analyst
8 7 (5.74%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.74%) Team Leader
8 7 (5.74%) Network Analyst
9 4 (3.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) Voice Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) VoIP Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) Network Team Leader
9 4 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (2.46%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.93%) RESTful
2 13 (10.66%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.82%) COM
3 1 (0.82%) Web Services
3 1 (0.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.84%) Public Cloud
2 3 (2.46%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.46%) Replication
3 2 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.64%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.82%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 37 (30.33%) Windows
2 30 (24.59%) Linux
3 5 (4.10%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.28%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.46%) UNIX
6 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.82%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.82%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.59%) ITIL
2 18 (14.75%) Load Balancing
3 14 (11.48%) E-Commerce
3 14 (11.48%) TOGAF
4 12 (9.84%) Network Architecture
5 10 (8.20%) Service Delivery
6 6 (4.92%) Project Management
6 6 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (4.92%) Problem Management
7 4 (3.28%) Service Management
8 3 (2.46%) PRINCE2
8 3 (2.46%) ITSM
8 3 (2.46%) Network Design
8 3 (2.46%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.46%) Release Management
8 3 (2.46%) Network Management
8 3 (2.46%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (0.82%) Resilience Testing
9 1 (0.82%) Test Strategy
9 1 (0.82%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.66%) Ruby
2 3 (2.46%) SQL
3 1 (0.82%) Python
3 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.82%) Perl
3 1 (0.82%) PHP
3 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 36 (29.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (22.13%) MCSE
3 26 (21.31%) MCP
3 26 (21.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 26 (21.31%) MCITP
4 25 (20.49%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (20.49%) MCSA
5 23 (18.85%) CCNA
5 23 (18.85%) CCA
5 23 (18.85%) Citrix Certification
6 14 (11.48%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (11.48%) CCNP
7 6 (4.92%) CCSA
7 6 (4.92%) CCSE
7 6 (4.92%) MCTS
8 3 (2.46%) CCIP
8 3 (2.46%) CCDA
8 3 (2.46%) ISEB
8 3 (2.46%) CCSP
8 3 (2.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.28%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 47 (38.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (37.70%) Active Directory
3 24 (19.67%) XenApp
3 24 (19.67%) XenDesktop
3 24 (19.67%) vSphere
4 23 (18.85%) XenServer
4 23 (18.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.82%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (19.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.64%) Cacti
2 2 (1.64%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.82%) SCCM
3 1 (0.82%) SCOM
3 1 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 90 (73.77%) Cisco
2 51 (41.80%) Microsoft
3 49 (40.16%) VMware
4 40 (32.79%) Riverbed
5 29 (23.77%) Citrix
6 24 (19.67%) CheckPoint
7 23 (18.85%) Dell
7 23 (18.85%) Veeam
8 20 (16.39%) F5
9 14 (11.48%) HP
10 13 (10.66%) Juniper
11 6 (4.92%) Avaya
11 6 (4.92%) Brocade
12 4 (3.28%) Oracle
13 2 (1.64%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.64%) CA
13 2 (1.64%) Red Hat
14 1 (0.82%) EMC
14 1 (0.82%) Symantec
14 1 (0.82%) Mitel
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