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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 55 72 47
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 3 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.77% 0.44% 3.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.29% 2.15% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 12
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
70 93 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 17.99% 20.31% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 69 87 54
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,400 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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 22 October 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 11 (55.00%) VPN
1 11 (55.00%) CISSP
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
1 11 (55.00%) Wireless
1 11 (55.00%) Information Management
1 11 (55.00%) CEH
1 11 (55.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 11 (55.00%) Penetration Testing
1 11 (55.00%) CISMP
1 11 (55.00%) Security Testing
1 11 (55.00%) Open Source
1 11 (55.00%) GPEN
1 11 (55.00%) OSCP
2 10 (50.00%) .NET
3 9 (45.00%) C
3 9 (45.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) PHP
3 9 (45.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 9 (45.00%) GIAC
3 9 (45.00%) Objective-C
3 9 (45.00%) PCI DSS
4 7 (35.00%) Change Management
4 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
5 6 (30.00%) Supplier Management
5 6 (30.00%) Retail
6 5 (25.00%) MPLS
7 4 (20.00%) WAN
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco
7 4 (20.00%) Billing
8 3 (15.00%) Problem Management

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) VPN
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
1 11 (55.00%) Wireless
2 5 (25.00%) MPLS
3 4 (20.00%) WAN
4 3 (15.00%) PBX
5 2 (10.00%) CTI
6 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) Billing
3 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (10.00%) Finance
4 2 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Security Tester
1 8 (40.00%) Penetration Tester
1 8 (40.00%) Tester
2 4 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 4 (20.00%) Network Team Leader
3 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Security Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) Ajax
2 1 (5.00%) WPF
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Open Source
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Information Management
1 11 (55.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 11 (55.00%) Penetration Testing
1 11 (55.00%) Security Testing
2 9 (45.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 7 (35.00%) Change Management
3 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (30.00%) Supplier Management
5 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Information Security
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.00%) Scrum
7 1 (5.00%) Business Development
7 1 (5.00%) Contact Management
7 1 (5.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C
1 9 (45.00%) Java
1 9 (45.00%) PHP
1 9 (45.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) CISSP
1 11 (55.00%) CEH
1 11 (55.00%) CISMP
1 11 (55.00%) GPEN
1 11 (55.00%) OSCP
2 9 (45.00%) GIAC
3 2 (10.00%) CISA
3 2 (10.00%) CISM
3 2 (10.00%) GCIH
3 2 (10.00%) GWAPT
3 2 (10.00%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco