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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 91 72 103
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +31
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 53 66 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.12% 2.89% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.87% 9.73% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 38 56 22
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +11.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,681 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.47% -2.66%
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
772 678 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.87% 29.66% 26.72%
Number of salaries quoted 430 508 411
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 21 August 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Reading

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 106 (71.14%) Cisco
2 99 (66.44%) Telecoms
3 86 (57.72%) Firewall
4 81 (54.36%) MPLS
5 79 (53.02%) OSPF
6 77 (51.68%) SNMP
7 72 (48.32%) BGP
8 66 (44.30%) Network Management
9 55 (36.91%) DNS
10 53 (35.57%) Cisco Nexus
11 52 (34.90%) Internet
12 48 (32.21%) Broadband
12 48 (32.21%) Smartphone
13 45 (30.20%) Retail
13 45 (30.20%) Billing
14 43 (28.86%) Cisco Certification
15 35 (23.49%) Juniper
16 28 (18.79%) LAN
16 28 (18.79%) VPN
16 28 (18.79%) CCNP
17 27 (18.12%) Windows
18 25 (16.78%) WAN
19 23 (15.44%) Microsoft
19 23 (15.44%) IPsec
19 23 (15.44%) Network Security
19 23 (15.44%) F5
20 22 (14.77%) Huawei
21 21 (14.09%) CCNA
22 18 (12.08%) Nortel
23 17 (11.41%) PBX

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 5 (3.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.01%) WordPress
3 2 (1.34%) Lync
3 2 (1.34%) CMS
4 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.67%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (4.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.01%) MS Office
3 2 (1.34%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.01%) Office 365
2 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (57.72%) Firewall
2 81 (54.36%) MPLS
3 79 (53.02%) OSPF
4 77 (51.68%) SNMP
5 72 (48.32%) BGP
6 55 (36.91%) DNS
7 53 (35.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 52 (34.90%) Internet
9 48 (32.21%) Broadband
10 28 (18.79%) LAN
10 28 (18.79%) VPN
11 25 (16.78%) WAN
12 23 (15.44%) IPsec
12 23 (15.44%) Network Security
13 17 (11.41%) PBX
13 17 (11.41%) TCP/IP
14 14 (9.40%) PPP
14 14 (9.40%) 3G
15 13 (8.72%) IPv6
15 13 (8.72%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.34%) MySQL
1 2 (1.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 99 (66.44%) Telecoms
2 45 (30.20%) Retail
2 45 (30.20%) Billing
3 12 (8.05%) Marketing
4 9 (6.04%) Finance
5 3 (2.01%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (25.50%) Network Engineer
2 34 (22.82%) Design Engineer
2 34 (22.82%) Senior Design Engineer
3 27 (18.12%) IP Engineer
3 27 (18.12%) Senior IP Engineer
4 24 (16.11%) Security Engineer
5 23 (15.44%) Senior Security Engineer
6 22 (14.77%) Technical Design Authority
7 13 (8.72%) Voice Engineer
7 13 (8.72%) Consultant
7 13 (8.72%) Support Engineer
8 12 (8.05%) Product Manager
8 12 (8.05%) Portfolio Manager
9 11 (7.38%) Network Consultant
10 10 (6.71%) Voice Network Engineer
11 9 (6.04%) Network Security Consultant
11 9 (6.04%) Technical Support
11 9 (6.04%) Security Consultant
11 9 (6.04%) Senior Network Engineer
12 7 (4.70%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.01%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (32.21%) Smartphone
2 3 (2.01%) CCTV
3 2 (1.34%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.12%) Windows
2 16 (10.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (8.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (7.38%) Linux
5 6 (4.03%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.36%) UNIX
7 3 (2.01%) Solaris
7 3 (2.01%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (44.30%) Network Management
2 12 (8.05%) Product Management
2 12 (8.05%) Mobile Device Management
3 11 (7.38%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (6.04%) Network Design
5 6 (4.03%) Change Control
6 5 (3.36%) Validation
6 5 (3.36%) Load Balancing
6 5 (3.36%) Capacity Management
7 4 (2.68%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (2.68%) Project Management
7 4 (2.68%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.01%) Change Management
8 3 (2.01%) Data Security
9 2 (1.34%) Network Planning
9 2 (1.34%) Migration
9 2 (1.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (1.34%) Waterfall
10 1 (0.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (0.67%) EAM
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.36%) SQL
2 2 (1.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (28.86%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (18.79%) CCNP
3 21 (14.09%) CCNA
4 6 (4.03%) Degree
5 4 (2.68%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.68%) MCSE
6 3 (2.01%) MCP
7 2 (1.34%) MCITP
8 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.67%) MCSA
8 1 (0.67%) CCIE
8 1 (0.67%) CCSP
8 1 (0.67%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.67%) CCVP
8 1 (0.67%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.01%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.01%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.34%) SmokePing
2 2 (1.34%) Cacti
2 2 (1.34%) Nagios
3 1 (0.67%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.67%) SCCM
3 1 (0.67%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 106 (71.14%) Cisco
2 35 (23.49%) Juniper
3 23 (15.44%) Microsoft
3 23 (15.44%) F5
4 22 (14.77%) Huawei
5 18 (12.08%) Nortel
6 17 (11.41%) Nokia
7 15 (10.07%) CheckPoint
8 8 (5.37%) Avaya
9 7 (4.70%) Fortinet
10 5 (3.36%) Mitel
10 5 (3.36%) Oracle
10 5 (3.36%) HP
11 4 (2.68%) SolarWinds
12 3 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (1.34%) Sun
13 2 (1.34%) Veritas
13 2 (1.34%) Aruba
13 2 (1.34%) Verint
13 2 (1.34%) Riverbed
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