The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 54 58 81
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 20 33 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.79% 3.45% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.10% 18.97% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 4
Average salary £34,250 £46,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.54% +84.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £39,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £60,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%
VoIP
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 174 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.58% 18.18% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 73 147 140
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £30,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

VoIP
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Leicestershire region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Leicestershire

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

VoIP
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +1 16 £36,250 -21.19%
Lutterworth - 3 £30,500 -
Hinckley - 1 £55,000 -
VoIP
East Midlands

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 13 (59.09%) PBX
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
3 7 (31.82%) Change Management
4 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
4 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Lync
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 6 (27.27%) Clustering
4 6 (27.27%) CTI
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 6 (27.27%) WAN
4 6 (27.27%) LAN
5 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL
5 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (22.73%) Unified Communications
5 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (18.18%) Data Security
6 4 (18.18%) Data Management
6 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (18.18%) BCP
6 4 (18.18%) Service Management

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (27.27%) Lync
2 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) PBX
2 6 (27.27%) CTI
2 6 (27.27%) WAN
2 6 (27.27%) LAN
3 5 (22.73%) Unified Communications
4 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.09%) Wireless
4 2 (9.09%) BGP
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (4.55%) Network Security
5 1 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (4.55%) Firewall
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) DNS
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) PSTN
5 1 (4.55%) SAN
5 1 (4.55%) Internet
5 1 (4.55%) OSPF
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) VoIP Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Senior VoIP Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Communications Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Graduate Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Trainee
6 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
1 6 (27.27%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 2 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 2 (9.09%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Change Management
2 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 6 (27.27%) Problem Management
2 6 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (18.18%) Data Security
4 4 (18.18%) Data Management
4 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (18.18%) BCP
4 4 (18.18%) Service Management
4 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (4.55%) SIEM
6 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Lua
1 1 (4.55%) Python
1 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.09%) CCNP
3 2 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) MCTS
4 1 (4.55%) MCITP
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) WSUS
2 1 (4.55%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (4.55%) DameWare
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) IronPort
5 1 (4.55%) BT
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe
5 1 (4.55%) Avaya