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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank - 40 51
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 0 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - 3.55% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 20.83% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 8
Average salary - £32,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
113 72 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 15.31% 17.06% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 104 65 78
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) Wireless
1 6 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) PHP
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Apache
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) Broadband
3 4 (40.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 4 (40.00%) Web Design
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) CCIE
6 1 (10.00%) CCNP
6 1 (10.00%) CCNA
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Juniper
6 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (10.00%) LAN

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Wireless
2 4 (40.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (40.00%) Broadband
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) PHP Developer
1 4 (40.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) Web Design
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (40.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCIE
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint