The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 21 36 19
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 7 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 5.83% 3.26% 2.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.73% 35.29% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 2
Average salary £26,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.82% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,514 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
VoIP
Kent

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

Communications & Networking Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 45.83% 9.24% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 52 16 23
Average salary £41,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.69% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

VoIP
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Maidstone

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Maidstone

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Maidstone region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Maidstone

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 10 (90.91%) WAN
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Wireless
4 6 (54.55%) Riverbed
4 6 (54.55%) CCNP
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (54.55%) F5
4 6 (54.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (45.45%) DHCP
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) LAN
6 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 4 (36.36%) HP
6 4 (36.36%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (36.36%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (36.36%) Unified Communications
7 2 (18.18%) Network Management
7 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
7 2 (18.18%) NHS
8 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
8 1 (9.09%) VMware
8 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
8 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (9.09%) Citrix
8 1 (9.09%) SAN
8 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) WAN
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 6 (54.55%) Wireless
3 6 (54.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (45.45%) DHCP
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) LAN
5 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (36.36%) Structured Cabling
5 4 (36.36%) Unified Communications
6 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (18.18%) NHS
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) CCNP
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Riverbed
2 6 (54.55%) F5
3 4 (36.36%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) LANDesk
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft