The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 87 73 109
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +36
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 54 63 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.16% 2.80% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.39% 9.47% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 41 48 22
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,158 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £50,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
VoIP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
731 665 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.23% 29.61% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 417 494 415
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VoIP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Reading

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Reading

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 103 (72.03%) Cisco
2 88 (61.54%) Telecoms
3 86 (60.14%) Firewall
4 79 (55.24%) OSPF
5 78 (54.55%) MPLS
6 77 (53.85%) SNMP
7 72 (50.35%) BGP
8 66 (46.15%) Network Management
9 55 (38.46%) DNS
10 48 (33.57%) Internet
10 48 (33.57%) Cisco Nexus
11 47 (32.87%) Cisco Certification
12 44 (30.77%) Broadband
12 44 (30.77%) Smartphone
13 41 (28.67%) Retail
13 41 (28.67%) Billing
14 39 (27.27%) Juniper
15 32 (22.38%) CCNP
16 29 (20.28%) LAN
17 27 (18.88%) VPN
18 26 (18.18%) Windows
19 25 (17.48%) WAN
19 25 (17.48%) Huawei
20 24 (16.78%) Network Security
21 23 (16.08%) F5
21 23 (16.08%) IPsec
22 20 (13.99%) Microsoft
23 19 (13.29%) CCNA
24 18 (12.59%) 3G
24 18 (12.59%) Mentoring

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (2.80%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.40%) WordPress
3 1 (0.70%) Lync
3 1 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.70%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.10%) MS Office
3 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 86 (60.14%) Firewall
2 79 (55.24%) OSPF
3 78 (54.55%) MPLS
4 77 (53.85%) SNMP
5 72 (50.35%) BGP
6 55 (38.46%) DNS
7 48 (33.57%) Internet
7 48 (33.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 44 (30.77%) Broadband
9 29 (20.28%) LAN
10 27 (18.88%) VPN
11 25 (17.48%) WAN
12 24 (16.78%) Network Security
13 23 (16.08%) IPsec
14 18 (12.59%) 3G
15 17 (11.89%) PBX
15 17 (11.89%) TCP/IP
15 17 (11.89%) 4G
15 17 (11.89%) MVNO
16 13 (9.09%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.80%) MySQL
2 2 (1.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 88 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 41 (28.67%) Retail
2 41 (28.67%) Billing
3 12 (8.39%) Marketing
4 9 (6.29%) Finance
5 2 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.40%) Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (24.48%) Network Engineer
2 32 (22.38%) Design Engineer
2 32 (22.38%) Senior Design Engineer
3 25 (17.48%) IP Engineer
3 25 (17.48%) Senior IP Engineer
4 24 (16.78%) Technical Design Authority
5 22 (15.38%) Security Engineer
6 21 (14.69%) Senior Security Engineer
7 14 (9.79%) Support Engineer
8 12 (8.39%) Product Manager
8 12 (8.39%) Portfolio Manager
9 11 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
9 11 (7.69%) Network Consultant
9 11 (7.69%) Consultant
10 9 (6.29%) Security Consultant
10 9 (6.29%) Senior Network Engineer
10 9 (6.29%) Network Security Consultant
11 8 (5.59%) Voice Network Engineer
12 7 (4.90%) Senior Network Design Engineer
12 7 (4.90%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.80%) .NET
2 2 (1.40%) XMPP
3 1 (0.70%) J2EE
3 1 (0.70%) CORBA
Miscellaneous
1 44 (30.77%) Smartphone
2 17 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.10%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.70%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (18.18%) Windows
2 14 (9.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (8.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (8.39%) Linux
3 12 (8.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.10%) Solaris
6 2 (1.40%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.40%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (46.15%) Network Management
2 18 (12.59%) Mentoring
3 12 (8.39%) Mobile Device Management
3 12 (8.39%) Product Management
4 11 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (6.29%) Network Design
6 6 (4.20%) Change Control
7 5 (3.50%) Load Balancing
7 5 (3.50%) Capacity Management
7 5 (3.50%) Validation
8 4 (2.80%) Service Delivery
8 4 (2.80%) Line Management
9 3 (2.10%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (2.10%) Project Management
10 2 (1.40%) Data Security
10 2 (1.40%) ITIL
10 2 (1.40%) Migration
10 2 (1.40%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (1.40%) Network Planning
10 2 (1.40%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.50%) SQL
2 2 (1.40%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.70%) Python
3 1 (0.70%) C#
3 1 (0.70%) Java
3 1 (0.70%) Perl
3 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (32.87%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (22.38%) CCNP
3 19 (13.29%) CCNA
4 7 (4.90%) Degree
5 2 (1.40%) CCSP
5 2 (1.40%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.70%) MCP
6 1 (0.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.80%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.40%) SLA
4 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.10%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.40%) SmokePing
2 2 (1.40%) Nagios
2 2 (1.40%) Cacti
3 1 (0.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 103 (72.03%) Cisco
2 39 (27.27%) Juniper
3 25 (17.48%) Huawei
4 23 (16.08%) F5
5 20 (13.99%) Microsoft
6 16 (11.19%) CheckPoint
7 13 (9.09%) Nokia
7 13 (9.09%) Nortel
8 7 (4.90%) Fortinet
9 6 (4.20%) Avaya
10 5 (3.50%) Mitel
11 4 (2.80%) Oracle
11 4 (2.80%) HP
12 3 (2.10%) SolarWinds
12 3 (2.10%) Aruba
13 2 (1.40%) Veritas
13 2 (1.40%) Blue Coat
13 2 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (1.40%) McAfee
13 2 (1.40%) ProCurve
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