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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 35 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.59% 4.19% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 24.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
14 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.28% 17.28% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 15
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £60,000
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 3 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) POP3
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) IKE
2 1 (50.00%) IPX
2 1 (50.00%) IPX/SPX
2 1 (50.00%) PPP
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) IGRP
2 1 (50.00%) TACACS
2 1 (50.00%) H.323
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) IGRP
2 1 (50.00%) TACACS
2 1 (50.00%) H.323
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) POP3
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) IKE
2 1 (50.00%) IPX
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint