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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 48 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 10 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.14% 0.52% 2.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.36% 3.17% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 12
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 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.05% -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
88 63 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 18.80% 16.54% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78 63 68
Average salary £48,750 £38,000 £33,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.28% +13.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £51,000
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 20 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 26 (59.09%) Firewall
2 23 (52.27%) .NET
3 22 (50.00%) VPN
3 22 (50.00%) Wireless
4 21 (47.73%) Penetration Testing
4 21 (47.73%) CISMP
4 21 (47.73%) Java
4 21 (47.73%) CISSP
4 21 (47.73%) CEH
4 21 (47.73%) Security Testing
5 19 (43.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 19 (43.18%) PCI DSS
5 19 (43.18%) Open Source
5 19 (43.18%) GPEN
5 19 (43.18%) OSCP
5 19 (43.18%) Information Management
6 17 (38.64%) Ethical Hacking
6 17 (38.64%) GIAC
6 17 (38.64%) Objective-C
6 17 (38.64%) C
6 17 (38.64%) PHP
7 16 (36.36%) Cisco
8 13 (29.55%) WAN
9 11 (25.00%) Supplier Management
10 10 (22.73%) MPLS
11 9 (20.45%) Billing
11 9 (20.45%) Change Management
11 9 (20.45%) Incident Management
12 7 (15.91%) Project Management
12 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (59.09%) Firewall
2 22 (50.00%) Wireless
2 22 (50.00%) VPN
3 13 (29.55%) WAN
4 10 (22.73%) MPLS
5 6 (13.64%) Unified Communications
6 5 (11.36%) LAN
7 4 (9.09%) EIGRP
7 4 (9.09%) DMVPN
8 2 (4.55%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.27%) Network Security
9 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.27%) OSPF
9 1 (2.27%) BGP
9 1 (2.27%) PSTN
9 1 (2.27%) SAN
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.45%) Billing
2 3 (6.82%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Tester
1 15 (34.09%) Penetration Tester
1 15 (34.09%) Security Tester
2 9 (20.45%) Team Leader
3 8 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Development Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Network Team Leader
5 4 (9.09%) Security Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) IT Security Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Security Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Penetration Test Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) .NET
2 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.55%) Ajax
3 2 (4.55%) WPF
3 2 (4.55%) jQuery
3 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Open Source
2 4 (9.09%) Statistics
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) UNIX
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Penetration Testing
1 21 (47.73%) Security Testing
2 19 (43.18%) Information Management
2 19 (43.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 17 (38.64%) Ethical Hacking
4 11 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 9 (20.45%) Incident Management
5 9 (20.45%) Change Management
6 7 (15.91%) Project Management
7 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.09%) Network Design
8 4 (9.09%) Network Planning
8 4 (9.09%) Project Planning
9 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.55%) MVC
9 2 (4.55%) Scrum
9 2 (4.55%) Information Security
10 1 (2.27%) Network Security Management
10 1 (2.27%) Security Management
10 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) Java
2 17 (38.64%) C
2 17 (38.64%) PHP
2 17 (38.64%) Objective-C
3 6 (13.64%) C#
4 4 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) CISSP
1 21 (47.73%) CEH
1 21 (47.73%) CISMP
2 19 (43.18%) GPEN
2 19 (43.18%) OSCP
3 17 (38.64%) GIAC
4 7 (15.91%) CCNP
4 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (9.09%) CCIE
6 2 (4.55%) GWAPT
6 2 (4.55%) OSCE
6 2 (4.55%) CISA
6 2 (4.55%) CISM
6 2 (4.55%) CCNA
6 2 (4.55%) GCIH
7 1 (2.27%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (43.18%) PCI DSS
2 6 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Cisco
2 1 (2.27%) Juniper
2 1 (2.27%) VMware
2 1 (2.27%) IronPort
2 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds