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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 40 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 20 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.62% 4.41% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.55% 20.63% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 3
Average salary £40,250 £50,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.50% +122.22%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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
47 126 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.85% 21.39% 24.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35 106 83
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 £25,700 £32,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Leicester

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) PBX
3 12 (44.44%) Windows
4 10 (37.04%) Change Management
4 10 (37.04%) Lync
5 9 (33.33%) Unified Communications
5 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 8 (29.63%) CTI
6 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
6 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
6 8 (29.63%) Clustering
6 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (29.63%) Problem Management
6 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
8 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 6 (22.22%) ITIL
9 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (14.81%) Data Management
10 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity Planning
10 4 (14.81%) LAN
10 4 (14.81%) WAN
10 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (14.81%) BCP
10 4 (14.81%) Service Management
10 4 (14.81%) Data Security

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 10 (37.04%) Lync
2 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) PBX
2 9 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 8 (29.63%) CTI
4 4 (14.81%) LAN
4 4 (14.81%) WAN
5 2 (7.41%) VPN
5 2 (7.41%) SAN
5 2 (7.41%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (7.41%) Internet
5 2 (7.41%) OSPF
5 2 (7.41%) BGP
5 2 (7.41%) Wireless
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (7.41%) Network Security
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.70%) PSTN
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) VoIP Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) Technical Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Senior VoIP Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Telephony Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Voice Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Voice Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Trainee
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Voice Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Clustering
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Change Management
2 8 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
2 8 (29.63%) Incident Management
2 8 (29.63%) Problem Management
3 6 (22.22%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (14.81%) Data Management
5 4 (14.81%) BCP
5 4 (14.81%) Service Management
5 4 (14.81%) Data Security
5 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) SIEM
6 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) PHP
1 1 (3.70%) Python
1 1 (3.70%) Lua
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) CCNP
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) MCTS
3 1 (3.70%) MCITP
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (3.70%) DameWare
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) IronPort
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) Avaya
4 1 (3.70%) BT