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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 49 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 8 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.71% 0.53% 2.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.20% 3.39% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 13
Average salary £62,500 £22,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+177.77% -46.42%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
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
87 59 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 18.59% 15.65% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 78 58 70
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 24 (60.00%) Firewall
2 21 (52.50%) .NET
3 20 (50.00%) VPN
3 20 (50.00%) Wireless
4 19 (47.50%) CISSP
4 19 (47.50%) Java
4 19 (47.50%) CEH
4 19 (47.50%) Penetration Testing
4 19 (47.50%) CISMP
4 19 (47.50%) Security Testing
5 17 (42.50%) PCI DSS
5 17 (42.50%) Open Source
5 17 (42.50%) GPEN
5 17 (42.50%) OSCP
5 17 (42.50%) Information Management
5 17 (42.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 15 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
6 15 (37.50%) GIAC
6 15 (37.50%) Objective-C
6 15 (37.50%) C
6 15 (37.50%) PHP
7 14 (35.00%) Cisco
8 12 (30.00%) WAN
9 10 (25.00%) Supplier Management
10 9 (22.50%) MPLS
11 8 (20.00%) Change Management
11 8 (20.00%) Billing
11 8 (20.00%) Incident Management
12 7 (17.50%) Project Management
13 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (60.00%) Firewall
2 20 (50.00%) Wireless
2 20 (50.00%) VPN
3 12 (30.00%) WAN
4 9 (22.50%) MPLS
5 6 (15.00%) Unified Communications
6 5 (12.50%) LAN
7 4 (10.00%) EIGRP
7 4 (10.00%) DMVPN
8 2 (5.00%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.50%) Network Security
9 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (20.00%) Billing
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Tester
1 13 (32.50%) Penetration Tester
1 13 (32.50%) Security Tester
2 8 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 8 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Network Team Leader
4 4 (10.00%) Security Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Penetration Test Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.00%) Ajax
3 2 (5.00%) WPF
3 2 (5.00%) jQuery
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Open Source
2 4 (10.00%) Statistics
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Penetration Testing
1 19 (47.50%) Security Testing
2 17 (42.50%) Information Management
2 17 (42.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 15 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
4 10 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 8 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 8 (20.00%) Change Management
6 7 (17.50%) Project Management
7 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.00%) Network Design
8 4 (10.00%) Network Planning
8 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.00%) MVC
9 2 (5.00%) Scrum
9 2 (5.00%) Information Security
10 1 (2.50%) Network Security Management
10 1 (2.50%) Security Management
10 1 (2.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) Java
2 15 (37.50%) C
2 15 (37.50%) PHP
2 15 (37.50%) Objective-C
3 6 (15.00%) C#
4 4 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) CISSP
1 19 (47.50%) CEH
1 19 (47.50%) CISMP
2 17 (42.50%) GPEN
2 17 (42.50%) OSCP
3 15 (37.50%) GIAC
4 6 (15.00%) CCNP
4 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (10.00%) CCIE
6 2 (5.00%) OSCE
6 2 (5.00%) GWAPT
6 2 (5.00%) CISA
6 2 (5.00%) CISM
6 2 (5.00%) GCIH
7 1 (2.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (42.50%) PCI DSS
2 6 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Cisco
2 1 (2.50%) VMware
2 1 (2.50%) IronPort
2 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds