The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank - 37 32
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 0.35% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.63% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.47% -2.66%
VoIP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 38 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.18% 13.48% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 60
Average salary £55,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

VoIP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

VoIP Salary Trend in the Midlands

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) COM
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) WSUS
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Cacti
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (75.00%) Lync
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) GCIH
1 1 (25.00%) CEH
1 1 (25.00%) GWAPT
1 1 (25.00%) GPEN
1 1 (25.00%) OSCP
1 1 (25.00%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) ISA Server
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (75.00%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (75.00%) IAG
1 3 (75.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) WSUS
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) Cacti
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) EMC
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) NetApp
1 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec
1 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds