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 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 51 42 52
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 3 37 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.76% 6.93% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 21.39% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 37 9
Average salary £32,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £36,300 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £62,500 £42,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
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
90 173 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 22.84% 32.40% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 81 162 58
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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 30 January 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Leicester

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) PBX
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) CTI
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Avaya
5 1 (16.67%) Acrobat
5 1 (16.67%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe
5 1 (16.67%) DameWare
5 1 (16.67%) SCOM
5 1 (16.67%) XenApp
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Lync
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) PBX
2 2 (33.33%) CTI
3 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Pre Sales Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Architect
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Contact Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (16.67%) DameWare
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe