The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 63 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 9 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.38% 2.94% 2.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.98% 14.29% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 12
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -6.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
129 70 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 19.72% 20.59% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 123 68 54
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VoIP
Northamptonshire

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 31 July 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 9 (60.00%) Wireless
1 9 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (26.67%) PHP
5 4 (26.67%) MySQL
5 4 (26.67%) Photoshop
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Apache
5 4 (26.67%) CRM
5 4 (26.67%) Broadband
5 4 (26.67%) LAN
5 4 (26.67%) Web Design
5 4 (26.67%) Firewall
5 4 (26.67%) Asterisk PBX
6 3 (20.00%) Juniper
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) CCIE
6 3 (20.00%) CCNP
6 3 (20.00%) CCNA
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Retail
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco Prime

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (26.67%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Wireless
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) Broadband
3 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) PABX
4 1 (6.67%) IPsec
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) MGCP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) PHP Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Deployment Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Deployment Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (26.67%) CRM
3 4 (26.67%) Web Design
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (26.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCIE
1 3 (20.00%) CCNP
1 3 (20.00%) CCNA
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Check Point Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper