The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 89 118 61
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -57
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 48 34 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.68% 1.50% 3.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 5.64% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 38
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
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
480 603 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.82% 26.59% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 371 368 460
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Reading

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 64 (68.82%) Cisco
2 62 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 56 (60.22%) WAN
4 51 (54.84%) Firewall
5 48 (51.61%) CCNP
6 46 (49.46%) BGP
6 46 (49.46%) Data Centre
7 43 (46.24%) VPN
8 38 (40.86%) MPLS
9 37 (39.78%) CCNA
9 37 (39.78%) Cisco Nexus
10 36 (38.71%) LAN
11 33 (35.48%) TCP/IP
12 28 (30.11%) Wireless
13 25 (26.88%) VMware
14 24 (25.81%) Linux
14 24 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
15 23 (24.73%) CheckPoint
16 20 (21.51%) IPv4
16 20 (21.51%) IPv6
16 20 (21.51%) ITIL
16 20 (21.51%) Migration
16 20 (21.51%) Fault Management
16 20 (21.51%) VMware Infrastructure
16 20 (21.51%) Private Cloud
17 18 (19.35%) Telecoms
18 17 (18.28%) OSPF
18 17 (18.28%) F5
19 16 (17.20%) Cisco PIX
20 15 (16.13%) CCIE

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.83%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.08%) IIS
2 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 6 (6.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.38%) IaaS
1 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (60.22%) WAN
2 51 (54.84%) Firewall
3 46 (49.46%) BGP
4 43 (46.24%) VPN
5 38 (40.86%) MPLS
6 37 (39.78%) Cisco Nexus
7 36 (38.71%) LAN
8 33 (35.48%) TCP/IP
9 28 (30.11%) Wireless
10 24 (25.81%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (21.51%) IPv4
11 20 (21.51%) IPv6
12 17 (18.28%) OSPF
13 16 (17.20%) Cisco PIX
14 14 (15.05%) Network Security
14 14 (15.05%) PBX
15 11 (11.83%) Internet
16 8 (8.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
16 8 (8.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 7 (7.53%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 18 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 13 (13.98%) Finance
3 5 (5.38%) Games
4 2 (2.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (50.54%) Network Engineer
2 37 (39.78%) Cisco Engineer
2 37 (39.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 12 (12.90%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 12 (12.90%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 12 (12.90%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (10.75%) Technical Support
5 8 (8.60%) Lead Network Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Network Operations Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Operations Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) Cisco Consultant
6 7 (7.53%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 7 (7.53%) Consultant
6 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (7.53%) Juniper Consultant
6 7 (7.53%) Network Consultant
7 6 (6.45%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.38%) Escalation Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (5.38%) Operations Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) 802.1X
2 5 (5.38%) Web Services
3 1 (1.08%) .NET
3 1 (1.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 46 (49.46%) Data Centre
2 20 (21.51%) Private Cloud
3 7 (7.53%) IVR
4 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.45%) Replication
5 5 (5.38%) Handset
5 5 (5.38%) PMI
6 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.08%) BBC
6 1 (1.08%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.08%) Interactive TV
6 1 (1.08%) IPTV
6 1 (1.08%) MPEG
6 1 (1.08%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.08%) STB
6 1 (1.08%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.81%) Linux
2 13 (13.98%) Windows
3 10 (10.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.15%) Unix
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.51%) Fault Management
1 20 (21.51%) ITIL
1 20 (21.51%) Migration
2 13 (13.98%) Service Delivery
3 10 (10.75%) PRINCE2
4 8 (8.60%) Analytics
4 8 (8.60%) Load Balancing
4 8 (8.60%) Project Management
5 6 (6.45%) Change Control
5 6 (6.45%) Change Management
5 6 (6.45%) Network Design
5 6 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (6.45%) Network Planning
6 5 (5.38%) Capacity Management
6 5 (5.38%) Case Management
6 5 (5.38%) Coaching
6 5 (5.38%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.38%) Project Governance
6 5 (5.38%) Risk Management
6 5 (5.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.90%) SQL
2 6 (6.45%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.23%) C
4 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.08%) C#
4 1 (1.08%) Perl
4 1 (1.08%) PHP
4 1 (1.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 62 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (51.61%) CCNP
3 37 (39.78%) CCNA
4 15 (16.13%) CCIE
5 10 (10.75%) PMI Certification
5 10 (10.75%) PMP
6 9 (9.68%) Degree
7 1 (1.08%) MCP
7 1 (1.08%) MCSA
7 1 (1.08%) MCSE
7 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (21.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) Cacti
1 6 (6.45%) Nagios
1 6 (6.45%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 64 (68.82%) Cisco
2 25 (26.88%) VMware
3 23 (24.73%) CheckPoint
4 17 (18.28%) F5
5 13 (13.98%) Juniper
6 11 (11.83%) Avaya
6 11 (11.83%) Mitel
7 10 (10.75%) NEC
8 8 (8.60%) Microsoft
9 6 (6.45%) Aruba
9 6 (6.45%) BT
9 6 (6.45%) Ericsson
9 6 (6.45%) Nokia
9 6 (6.45%) Riverbed
9 6 (6.45%) SolarWinds
9 6 (6.45%) Stonesoft
9 6 (6.45%) Virgin Media
10 5 (5.38%) EMC
10 5 (5.38%) Huawei
10 5 (5.38%) Salesforce.com