The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 48 68 53
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 6 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.80% 1.53% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 12.28% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 5
Average salary £30,500 £47,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.78% +50.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £45,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
VoIP
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 57 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 15.32% 12.45% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 49 42 62
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

VoIP
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Portsmouth

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 14 (82.35%) Cisco
1 14 (82.35%) Firewall
2 12 (70.59%) CCNA
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
4 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
4 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
5 8 (47.06%) WAN
6 7 (41.18%) ITIL
6 7 (41.18%) LAN
6 7 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 5 (29.41%) CCNP
7 5 (29.41%) SAN
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (23.53%) Aruba
8 4 (23.53%) Lync
8 4 (23.53%) F5
8 4 (23.53%) ProCurve
8 4 (23.53%) Juniper
8 4 (23.53%) Fortinet
8 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
8 4 (23.53%) McAfee
8 4 (23.53%) HP
8 4 (23.53%) SQL
8 4 (23.53%) DNS
8 4 (23.53%) Wireless
8 4 (23.53%) Mitel
8 4 (23.53%) Blue Coat
9 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (23.53%) Lync
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) Firewall
2 8 (47.06%) WAN
3 7 (41.18%) LAN
4 5 (29.41%) SAN
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (23.53%) Wireless
5 4 (23.53%) DNS
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) VLAN
7 2 (11.76%) Internet
7 2 (11.76%) VPN
7 2 (11.76%) SSL
7 2 (11.76%) DHCP
7 2 (11.76%) Skype
7 2 (11.76%) Telepresence
7 2 (11.76%) Telnet
8 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
8 1 (5.88%) ATM
8 1 (5.88%) BGP
8 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Operations Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Operations Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
1 7 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (17.65%) Service Management
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Line Management
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Patch Management
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) VBScript
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) ANSI C
3 1 (5.88%) Ada
3 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) CCNA
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (64.71%) Security Cleared
3 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
4 5 (29.41%) CCNP
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.88%) Degree
6 1 (5.88%) CCENT
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) HP
3 4 (23.53%) Juniper
3 4 (23.53%) Mitel
3 4 (23.53%) Blue Coat
3 4 (23.53%) Fortinet
3 4 (23.53%) ProCurve
3 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
3 4 (23.53%) McAfee
3 4 (23.53%) Aruba
3 4 (23.53%) F5
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) Kaspersky
5 1 (5.88%) TOWER Software