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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 44 43 66
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +23
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 15 32 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.52% 5.64% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.41% 26.02% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 2
Average salary £35,000 £46,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.91% +47.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,771 £39,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £60,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
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
51 123 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 11.97% 21.69% 27.48%
Number of salaries quoted 41 107 102
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £32,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £47,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Leicester

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) PBX
3 8 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 6 (37.50%) Change Management
4 6 (37.50%) Lync
5 5 (31.25%) Unified Communications
5 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (31.25%) Clustering
5 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
5 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
5 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL
5 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 5 (31.25%) CTI
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (25.00%) BCP
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (25.00%) Data Security
6 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (25.00%) Service Management
6 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
6 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (25.00%) Data Management
6 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (37.50%) Lync
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) PBX
2 5 (31.25%) Unified Communications
2 5 (31.25%) CTI
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) PSTN
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) BGP
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) OSPF
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) VoIP Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior VoIP Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Trainee
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Communications Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Communications Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
2 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Change Management
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
2 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
2 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) BCP
3 4 (25.00%) Data Security
3 4 (25.00%) Service Management
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Python
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) Lua
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCTS
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (6.25%) DameWare
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Avaya
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) BT
3 1 (6.25%) IronPort