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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 76 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 5 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.65% 1.19% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.94% 10.31% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 7
Average salary £51,459 £38,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.65% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,042 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +10.00%
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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
63 97 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.18% 11.55% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 40 67 124
Average salary £32,000 £30,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.91% -25.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

VoIP
Salary Trend in the North East

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

VoIP Salary Trend in the North East

VoIP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the North East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -7 4 £51,459 +58.33% 2
Durham - 1 - - 1
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 11 (78.57%) DNS
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (57.14%) DHCP
4 7 (50.00%) Firewall
5 6 (42.86%) CCNA
5 6 (42.86%) Windows
6 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
6 5 (35.71%) CCNP
6 5 (35.71%) IPsec
6 5 (35.71%) VMware
6 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
6 5 (35.71%) F5
7 4 (28.57%) Network Security
7 4 (28.57%) VLAN
7 4 (28.57%) MPLS
7 4 (28.57%) OSPF
7 4 (28.57%) BGP
8 3 (21.43%) DSL
8 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
8 3 (21.43%) L2TP
8 3 (21.43%) X.21
8 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
8 3 (21.43%) CCSP
8 3 (21.43%) Dell
8 3 (21.43%) CCDP
8 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 3 (21.43%) PPP
8 3 (21.43%) SNMP
8 3 (21.43%) ITIL

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) DNS
2 8 (57.14%) DHCP
3 7 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
4 5 (35.71%) IPsec
5 4 (28.57%) VLAN
5 4 (28.57%) Network Security
5 4 (28.57%) MPLS
5 4 (28.57%) OSPF
5 4 (28.57%) BGP
6 3 (21.43%) DSL
6 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
6 3 (21.43%) L2TP
6 3 (21.43%) X.21
6 3 (21.43%) PPP
6 3 (21.43%) SNMP
6 3 (21.43%) ATM
6 3 (21.43%) Broadband
6 3 (21.43%) ISDN
6 3 (21.43%) LAN
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Network Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Network Support
2 2 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.14%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
2 3 (21.43%) Test Management
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Network Design
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 2 (14.29%) Kanban
3 2 (14.29%) Network Management
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CCNA
3 5 (35.71%) CCNP
4 3 (21.43%) CCSP
4 3 (21.43%) CCDP
4 3 (21.43%) JNCIS
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) CITP
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
1 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) F5
3 3 (21.43%) Fortinet
3 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
3 3 (21.43%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 2 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Meraki
5 1 (7.14%) BT
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
Stockton-on-Tees
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago