The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 75 60 66
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 1 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.14% 1.08% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 4.82% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Average salary £30,000 £21,750 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -17.92%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.40% -6.57%
Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
127 166 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.45% 22.40% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 88 143 94
Average salary £28,636 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.41% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £23,875
10% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VoIP
England

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -1 1 £30,000 +13.20%
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) SCDPM
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Server

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCDPM
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec