The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 45 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 9 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.62% 2.01% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% 7.14% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 1
Average salary £57,250 £31,331 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.72% -7.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
VoIP
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 98 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 16.62% 28.08% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 48 96 100
Average salary £57,000 £37,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.00% -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

VoIP
Salary Trend in Luton

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Luton

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Luton region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Luton

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 9 (90.00%) Wireless
2 8 (80.00%) Ethernet
3 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (60.00%) SMS
4 6 (60.00%) 3GPP
4 6 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (60.00%) SS7
4 6 (60.00%) Project Management
4 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (60.00%) Degree
4 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (60.00%) Network Architecture
4 6 (60.00%) 4G
4 6 (60.00%) Radio Access Network
5 5 (50.00%) LTE
5 5 (50.00%) Network Security
5 5 (50.00%) Performance Management
5 5 (50.00%) GSM
5 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (50.00%) UMTS
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
7 2 (20.00%) xDSL
7 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (20.00%) BT
7 2 (20.00%) Frame Relay
7 2 (20.00%) Firewall
7 2 (20.00%) ISDN
7 2 (20.00%) Websense
7 2 (20.00%) Migration

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Wireless
2 8 (80.00%) Ethernet
3 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (60.00%) SMS
4 6 (60.00%) 3GPP
4 6 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (60.00%) SS7
4 6 (60.00%) 4G
4 6 (60.00%) Radio Access Network
5 5 (50.00%) LTE
5 5 (50.00%) Network Security
5 5 (50.00%) GSM
5 5 (50.00%) UMTS
6 2 (20.00%) xDSL
6 2 (20.00%) Frame Relay
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (20.00%) ISDN
6 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
6 2 (20.00%) MPLS
6 2 (20.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Operations Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Lead Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) Network Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (20.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
2 2 (20.00%) BT
2 2 (20.00%) Websense
2 2 (20.00%) 3Com
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Brocade
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Dell
2 2 (20.00%) Avaya
2 2 (20.00%) Juniper
2 2 (20.00%) Veritas
2 2 (20.00%) Lotus
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec
2 2 (20.00%) F5
2 2 (20.00%) Aruba