The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 71 63 43
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 3 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.41% 1.06% 2.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.49% 6.09% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 11
Average salary £57,500 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.28% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £33,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +10.00%
VoIP
Northamptonshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 115 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 11.88% 17.37% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 76 108 69
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

VoIP
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Northampton

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 15 (75.00%) Firewall
2 14 (70.00%) SCCM
3 13 (65.00%) Law
4 11 (55.00%) LAN
4 11 (55.00%) WAN
4 11 (55.00%) SAN
5 9 (45.00%) DHCP
5 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (45.00%) DNS
5 9 (45.00%) ISPF
6 8 (40.00%) PBX
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (35.00%) Patch Management
7 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
7 7 (35.00%) NAS
7 7 (35.00%) Lync
8 6 (30.00%) HSRP
8 6 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
8 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (30.00%) OSPF
8 6 (30.00%) BGP
9 5 (25.00%) ISO 9001
9 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (25.00%) Security Architecture
10 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
10 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 4 (20.00%) Project Management

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (35.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) WAN
2 11 (55.00%) LAN
2 11 (55.00%) SAN
3 9 (45.00%) DHCP
3 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (45.00%) DNS
4 8 (40.00%) PBX
5 7 (35.00%) NAS
6 6 (30.00%) HSRP
6 6 (30.00%) Spanning Tree
6 6 (30.00%) OSPF
6 6 (30.00%) BGP
7 4 (20.00%) Wireless
7 4 (20.00%) IPsec
8 3 (15.00%) VLAN
8 3 (15.00%) WLAN
9 2 (10.00%) MPLS
9 2 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Hudson
General
1 13 (65.00%) Law
2 3 (15.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Service Manager
1 6 (30.00%) Technical Manager
1 6 (30.00%) Technical Services Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Network Support
4 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Network Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Network Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Kindle
2 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Patch Management
2 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) BCP
7 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (70.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) SAP