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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 55 76 61
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -15
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 4 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.02% 0.97% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 6.90% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +56.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £45,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,750 £41,700
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +10.00%
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
60 58 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 15.27% 14.01% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 58 42 56
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%
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 August 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (87.50%) Cisco
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 12 (75.00%) CCNA
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
4 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
4 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
5 8 (50.00%) WAN
6 7 (43.75%) LAN
6 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (37.50%) ITIL
8 5 (31.25%) SAN
8 5 (31.25%) CCNP
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (25.00%) Fortinet
9 4 (25.00%) ProCurve
9 4 (25.00%) Aruba
9 4 (25.00%) Lync
9 4 (25.00%) F5
9 4 (25.00%) HP
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) DNS
9 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
9 4 (25.00%) McAfee
9 4 (25.00%) SQL
9 4 (25.00%) Wireless
9 4 (25.00%) Mitel
9 4 (25.00%) Blue Coat
9 4 (25.00%) Juniper
10 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (25.00%) Lync
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) WAN
3 7 (43.75%) LAN
4 5 (31.25%) SAN
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (25.00%) Wireless
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 3 (18.75%) VLAN
7 2 (12.50%) Internet
7 2 (12.50%) VPN
7 2 (12.50%) SSL
7 2 (12.50%) DHCP
7 2 (12.50%) Skype
7 2 (12.50%) Telepresence
7 2 (12.50%) Telnet
8 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
8 1 (6.25%) ATM
8 1 (6.25%) BGP
8 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) CentOS
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Line Management
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Patch Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Network Design
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VBScript
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) ANSI C
3 1 (6.25%) Ada
3 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) CCNA
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (68.75%) Security Cleared
3 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) CCNP
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) CCENT
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) Juniper
2 4 (25.00%) Mitel
2 4 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 4 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (25.00%) ProCurve
2 4 (25.00%) Aruba
2 4 (25.00%) F5
2 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (25.00%) McAfee
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) TOWER Software