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 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 17 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.75% 1.94% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 5.48% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £37,500 - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +10.00%
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
9 73 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 15.79% 35.44% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 12
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £16,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015. 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 +20 1 £37,500 -
VoIP
UK

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) SSH
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CSS

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware