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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 34 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.62% 0.58% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.52% 2.35% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
VoIP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 85 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.91% 24.64% 52.99%
Number of salaries quoted 48 76 87
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

VoIP
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Middlesex

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

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

VoIP Salary Histogram in Middlesex

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 (81.25%) VPN
2 11 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (68.75%) Firewall
3 10 (62.50%) WAN
4 9 (56.25%) DNS
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco
4 9 (56.25%) LAN
5 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (50.00%) Internet
5 8 (50.00%) CCVP
5 8 (50.00%) SSL
5 8 (50.00%) CCNP
5 8 (50.00%) Windows
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
7 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 5 (31.25%) VMware
8 4 (25.00%) Back Office
8 4 (25.00%) VB
8 4 (25.00%) Java
8 4 (25.00%) Perl
8 4 (25.00%) SOAP
8 4 (25.00%) Web Services
8 4 (25.00%) XML
8 4 (25.00%) ODBC
8 4 (25.00%) IIS
8 4 (25.00%) Linux

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (25.00%) IIS
1 4 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) VPN
2 11 (68.75%) Firewall
3 10 (62.50%) WAN
4 9 (56.25%) DNS
4 9 (56.25%) LAN
5 8 (50.00%) SSL
5 8 (50.00%) Internet
6 4 (25.00%) Wireshark
6 4 (25.00%) HTTP
7 2 (12.50%) Network Security
7 2 (12.50%) Wireless
8 1 (6.25%) VLAN
8 1 (6.25%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (6.25%) MPLS
8 1 (6.25%) OSPF
8 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (6.25%) RIP
8 1 (6.25%) DHCP
8 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (50.00%) Network Administrator
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (50.00%) Administrator
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Data Network Administrator
4 4 (25.00%) Data Network Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Voice Network Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Customer Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Data Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) SOAP
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
1 4 (25.00%) XML
1 4 (25.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 4 (25.00%) Garbage Collection
2 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) BCP
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) VB
2 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (25.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (50.00%) CCVP
2 8 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (18.75%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) HND
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.25%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (12.50%) UAG
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Mitel
5 1 (6.25%) Aruba