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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 51 43 61
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 8 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.92% 1.95% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 6.36% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 0
Average salary £57,500 £31,331 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.52% -
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
76 110 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 18.23% 30.64% 28.38%
Number of salaries quoted 65 106 112
Average salary £57,000 £44,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.08% +3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £31,198 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,500 £55,000
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 12 September 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Luton

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 7 (87.50%) Ethernet
1 7 (87.50%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (75.00%) SS7
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) SMS
2 6 (75.00%) 3GPP
2 6 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 6 (75.00%) 4G
2 6 (75.00%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (62.50%) UMTS
3 5 (62.50%) GSM
3 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (62.50%) LTE
3 5 (62.50%) Network Security
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) CCNP
5 1 (12.50%) CCNA
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Avaya
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Ethernet
1 7 (87.50%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (75.00%) 4G
2 6 (75.00%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) SMS
2 6 (75.00%) 3GPP
2 6 (75.00%) SS7
3 5 (62.50%) GSM
3 5 (62.50%) UMTS
3 5 (62.50%) Network Security
3 5 (62.50%) LTE
4 1 (12.50%) xDSL
4 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 1 (12.50%) ATM
4 1 (12.50%) Frame Relay
4 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Operations Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
1 6 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
1 1 (12.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas
2 1 (12.50%) Lotus
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec
2 1 (12.50%) Websense
2 1 (12.50%) BT
2 1 (12.50%) 3Com
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Brocade
2 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
2 1 (12.50%) Aruba
2 1 (12.50%) F5