The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 55 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 2 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.54% 3.39% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% 11.38% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 2
Average salary £32,000 £43,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.43% -0.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £38,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £70,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
VoIP
Leicestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
78 167 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.91% 29.82% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 72 155 44
Average salary £41,132 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.24% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

VoIP
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Leicester

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Leicester

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) C
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) PBX
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) CISSP
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) GIAC
2 3 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 3 (33.33%) Information Management
2 3 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (33.33%) CEH
2 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) CISMP
2 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) GPEN
2 3 (33.33%) OSCP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) PBX
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (22.22%) CTI
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
3 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
1 3 (33.33%) Security Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Information Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
1 3 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 3 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Contact Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
1 3 (33.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
1 3 (33.33%) GIAC
1 3 (33.33%) CEH
1 3 (33.33%) CISMP
1 3 (33.33%) GPEN
1 3 (33.33%) OSCP
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (11.11%) DameWare
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix