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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 117 93 74
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -19
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 29 51 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.30% 2.17% 2.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.79% 6.93% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 49
Average salary £45,000 £52,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.87% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £33,300 £26,089
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £65,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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
605 736 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.20% 31.32% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 388 402 541
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 July 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Reading

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 51 (61.45%) Cisco
2 45 (54.22%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (43.37%) WAN
4 35 (42.17%) Telecoms
5 34 (40.96%) LAN
6 29 (34.94%) CCNA
7 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
8 26 (31.33%) DNS
9 25 (30.12%) TCP/IP
9 25 (30.12%) CCNP
10 23 (27.71%) Firewall
11 20 (24.10%) MPLS
12 19 (22.89%) SNMP
12 19 (22.89%) Windows
12 19 (22.89%) MS Excel
13 18 (21.69%) BGP
13 18 (21.69%) Lync
14 17 (20.48%) Network Design
15 16 (19.28%) OSPF
15 16 (19.28%) ITIL
15 16 (19.28%) SAN
16 15 (18.07%) SMTP
17 14 (16.87%) MS Exchange
17 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Certification
18 13 (15.66%) Hyper-V
18 13 (15.66%) SC Cleared
18 13 (15.66%) Security Cleared
19 12 (14.46%) Network Management
19 12 (14.46%) F5
19 12 (14.46%) Disaster Recovery

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 18 (21.69%) Lync
2 14 (16.87%) MS Exchange
3 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.82%) CMS
5 1 (1.20%) Zope
Applications
1 19 (22.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.23%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.20%) IaaS
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (43.37%) WAN
2 34 (40.96%) LAN
3 26 (31.33%) DNS
4 25 (30.12%) TCP/IP
5 23 (27.71%) Firewall
6 20 (24.10%) MPLS
7 19 (22.89%) SNMP
8 18 (21.69%) BGP
9 16 (19.28%) OSPF
9 16 (19.28%) SAN
10 15 (18.07%) SMTP
11 11 (13.25%) IPsec
11 11 (13.25%) Diameter Protocol
12 10 (12.05%) iSCSI
12 10 (12.05%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (12.05%) Broadband
13 9 (10.84%) DHCP
13 9 (10.84%) Network Security
14 8 (9.64%) ISDN
14 8 (9.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Subversion
1 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (42.17%) Telecoms
2 12 (14.46%) Back Office
3 11 (13.25%) Front Office
4 5 (6.02%) Finance
5 2 (2.41%) Advertising
5 2 (2.41%) Banking
5 2 (2.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.41%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.20%) Marketing
6 1 (1.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (33.73%) Network Engineer
2 13 (15.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (10.84%) Voice Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Back Office Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Operations Director
8 3 (3.61%) Telecoms Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Network Support
8 3 (3.61%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.61%) Technical Team Leader
8 3 (3.61%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Architect
8 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Technician
9 2 (2.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Avaya Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) .NET
1 2 (2.41%) LAMP
2 1 (1.20%) RESTful
2 1 (1.20%) Twisted
2 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Statistics
2 7 (8.43%) EqualLogic
2 7 (8.43%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) Handset
5 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) FMCG
5 1 (1.20%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.89%) Windows
2 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (10.84%) UNIX
4 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.48%) Network Design
2 16 (19.28%) ITIL
3 12 (14.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (14.46%) Network Management
4 11 (13.25%) Capacity Management
5 9 (10.84%) Problem Management
5 9 (10.84%) Configuration Management
6 8 (9.64%) Project Management
6 8 (9.64%) Validation
6 8 (9.64%) Fault Management
7 7 (8.43%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.02%) Migration
9 4 (4.82%) Change Management
9 4 (4.82%) Service Management
9 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.82%) Load Balancing
9 4 (4.82%) Resource Management
10 3 (3.61%) Test Management
11 2 (2.41%) Product Management
11 2 (2.41%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.43%) SQL
2 6 (7.23%) Perl
2 6 (7.23%) Python
3 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.41%) PHP
3 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
3 2 (2.41%) C
3 2 (2.41%) C++
3 2 (2.41%) Java
4 1 (1.20%) C#
4 1 (1.20%) sed
4 1 (1.20%) AWK
4 1 (1.20%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 45 (54.22%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (34.94%) CCNA
3 25 (30.12%) CCNP
4 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (15.66%) SC Cleared
5 13 (15.66%) Security Cleared
6 10 (12.05%) MCSA
7 6 (7.23%) CCSP
7 6 (7.23%) CCDP
7 6 (7.23%) JNCIS
8 4 (4.82%) MCSE
8 4 (4.82%) Degree
9 3 (3.61%) CCIE
9 3 (3.61%) MCITP
10 2 (2.41%) CCIP
11 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.20%) PMP
11 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.20%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (15.66%) Hyper-V
2 5 (6.02%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.82%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.20%) Kamailio
4 1 (1.20%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) Nagios
1 4 (4.82%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.20%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.20%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 51 (61.45%) Cisco
2 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
3 12 (14.46%) F5
4 10 (12.05%) HP
5 9 (10.84%) CheckPoint
5 9 (10.84%) Huawei
6 8 (9.64%) Fortinet
6 8 (9.64%) ProCurve
6 8 (9.64%) Mitel
6 8 (9.64%) Blue Coat
6 8 (9.64%) McAfee
6 8 (9.64%) Juniper
6 8 (9.64%) Aruba
7 7 (8.43%) Dell
7 7 (8.43%) Avaya
8 6 (7.23%) VMware
9 4 (4.82%) Verint
10 2 (2.41%) Oracle
11 1 (1.20%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.20%) Polycom
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