The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 50 57 56
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 13 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.45% 0.54% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.71% 2.70% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 9
Average salary £62,500 £22,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+177.77% -46.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
111 74 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.90% 19.84% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 92 74 67
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VoIP
Leicestershire

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 1 August 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Leicester

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 29 (54.72%) Firewall
2 26 (49.06%) .NET
3 25 (47.17%) VPN
3 25 (47.17%) Wireless
4 24 (45.28%) Java
4 24 (45.28%) CISSP
4 24 (45.28%) CEH
4 24 (45.28%) Penetration Testing
4 24 (45.28%) CISMP
4 24 (45.28%) Security Testing
5 22 (41.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 22 (41.51%) Information Management
5 22 (41.51%) PCI DSS
5 22 (41.51%) Open Source
5 22 (41.51%) GPEN
5 22 (41.51%) OSCP
6 20 (37.74%) Ethical Hacking
6 20 (37.74%) C
6 20 (37.74%) Cisco
6 20 (37.74%) PHP
6 20 (37.74%) GIAC
6 20 (37.74%) Objective-C
7 15 (28.30%) WAN
8 14 (26.42%) Change Management
9 13 (24.53%) MPLS
9 13 (24.53%) Supplier Management
10 12 (22.64%) Incident Management
11 11 (20.75%) Billing
12 8 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (15.09%) CCNP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (54.72%) Firewall
2 25 (47.17%) VPN
2 25 (47.17%) Wireless
3 15 (28.30%) WAN
4 13 (24.53%) MPLS
5 6 (11.32%) Unified Communications
6 5 (9.43%) LAN
7 4 (7.55%) EIGRP
7 4 (7.55%) DMVPN
8 2 (3.77%) SAN
8 2 (3.77%) OSPF
8 2 (3.77%) BGP
8 2 (3.77%) PBX
8 2 (3.77%) PSTN
8 2 (3.77%) DNS
8 2 (3.77%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.89%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (20.75%) Billing
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.55%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Penetration Tester
1 18 (33.96%) Tester
1 18 (33.96%) Security Tester
2 12 (22.64%) Team Leader
3 8 (15.09%) Network Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Network Team Leader
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Development Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Security Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) IT Security Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Security Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (49.06%) .NET
2 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.77%) jQuery
3 2 (3.77%) WPF
3 2 (3.77%) Ajax
3 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (41.51%) Open Source
2 4 (7.55%) Statistics
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) Clustering
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) UNIX
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
1 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) Penetration Testing
1 24 (45.28%) Security Testing
2 22 (41.51%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 22 (41.51%) Information Management
3 20 (37.74%) Ethical Hacking
4 14 (26.42%) Change Management
5 13 (24.53%) Supplier Management
6 12 (22.64%) Incident Management
7 7 (13.21%) Project Management
8 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.55%) Project Planning
9 4 (7.55%) Network Design
9 4 (7.55%) Network Planning
10 2 (3.77%) MVC
10 2 (3.77%) Information Security
10 2 (3.77%) Scrum
10 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.77%) Creative Marketing
11 1 (1.89%) Network Management
11 1 (1.89%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) Java
2 20 (37.74%) C
2 20 (37.74%) PHP
2 20 (37.74%) Objective-C
3 6 (11.32%) C#
4 4 (7.55%) C++
5 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (45.28%) CISSP
1 24 (45.28%) CEH
1 24 (45.28%) CISMP
2 22 (41.51%) GPEN
2 22 (41.51%) OSCP
3 20 (37.74%) GIAC
4 8 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (15.09%) CCNP
5 4 (7.55%) CCIE
6 3 (5.66%) CCNA
7 2 (3.77%) CISA
7 2 (3.77%) CISM
7 2 (3.77%) GCIH
7 2 (3.77%) JNCIS
7 2 (3.77%) GWAPT
7 2 (3.77%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (41.51%) PCI DSS
2 6 (11.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) SCOM
2 1 (1.89%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Cisco
2 2 (3.77%) Juniper
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
3 1 (1.89%) IronPort
3 1 (1.89%) VMware