The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 32 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 6 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.57% 1.90% 5.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 16.67% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £26,500 £32,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.18% -32.63%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
VoIP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 18 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 30.36% 11.39% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 34
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

VoIP
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

VoIP
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(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
County Antrim -1 5 - - 1
County Down - 1 £26,500 - 2
VoIP
UK

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Avaya
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) PBX
2 5 (83.33%) RIP
2 5 (83.33%) CAD
2 5 (83.33%) EIGRP
2 5 (83.33%) MGCP
2 5 (83.33%) VXML
2 5 (83.33%) H.323
2 5 (83.33%) Contact Management
2 5 (83.33%) CMS
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ICM
2 5 (83.33%) WFM
2 5 (83.33%) Resource Management
2 5 (83.33%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco UCCE
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (83.33%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) PBX
1 5 (83.33%) RIP
1 5 (83.33%) EIGRP
1 5 (83.33%) MGCP
1 5 (83.33%) H.323
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Telephony Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Contact Management
1 5 (83.33%) WFM
1 5 (83.33%) Resource Management
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco ICM Scripting
1 5 (83.33%) CAD
2 1 (16.67%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
Newtownards, County Down
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Holywood, County Down
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast
Real Time Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago