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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 103 73 95
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +22
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 38 69 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.47% 2.79% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.78% 8.87% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 26 45 26
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +10.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £53,750
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
795 778 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.78% 31.46% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 432 544 412
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 24 October 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Reading

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 61 (67.78%) Cisco
2 45 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (48.89%) Firewall
4 36 (40.00%) MPLS
4 36 (40.00%) OSPF
4 36 (40.00%) SNMP
5 34 (37.78%) CCNP
6 32 (35.56%) BGP
6 32 (35.56%) Telecoms
7 29 (32.22%) Network Management
8 28 (31.11%) DNS
9 27 (30.00%) Juniper
10 24 (26.67%) Huawei
11 22 (24.44%) LAN
12 21 (23.33%) VPN
13 20 (22.22%) WAN
13 20 (22.22%) 3G
14 19 (21.11%) 4G
14 19 (21.11%) Mentoring
14 19 (21.11%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (20.00%) MVNO
15 18 (20.00%) Network Security
15 18 (20.00%) Windows
16 17 (18.89%) PBX
16 17 (18.89%) CCNA
16 17 (18.89%) IPsec
16 17 (18.89%) Cisco Nexus
16 17 (18.89%) F5
17 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
18 15 (16.67%) TCP/IP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (4.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.44%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 44 (48.89%) Firewall
2 36 (40.00%) SNMP
2 36 (40.00%) MPLS
2 36 (40.00%) OSPF
3 32 (35.56%) BGP
4 28 (31.11%) DNS
5 22 (24.44%) LAN
6 21 (23.33%) VPN
7 20 (22.22%) WAN
7 20 (22.22%) 3G
8 19 (21.11%) 4G
9 18 (20.00%) MVNO
9 18 (20.00%) Network Security
10 17 (18.89%) IPsec
10 17 (18.89%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (18.89%) PBX
11 15 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 11 (12.22%) PPP
13 9 (10.00%) DHCP
13 9 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.44%) MySQL
2 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (35.56%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.89%) Marketing
3 6 (6.67%) Finance
4 5 (5.56%) Retail
5 4 (4.44%) Billing
6 3 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 18 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 9 (10.00%) Design Engineer
3 9 (10.00%) Technical Design Authority
3 9 (10.00%) Senior Design Engineer
4 8 (8.89%) Network Support Engineer
4 8 (8.89%) Network Support
4 8 (8.89%) Product Manager
4 8 (8.89%) Portfolio Manager
4 8 (8.89%) Network Consultant
4 8 (8.89%) Consultant
5 7 (7.78%) Security Consultant
5 7 (7.78%) Security Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Senior Security Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Voice Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Network Security Consultant
6 6 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Technical Support
6 6 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) XMPP
2 2 (2.22%) .NET
3 1 (1.11%) J2EE
3 1 (1.11%) CORBA
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.56%) Smartphone
3 3 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.11%) Handset
4 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.00%) Windows
2 12 (13.33%) Linux
3 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.44%) Solaris
5 3 (3.33%) UNIX
5 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.22%) Network Management
2 19 (21.11%) Mentoring
3 8 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (8.89%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (8.89%) Product Management
4 5 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 5 (5.56%) Validation
4 5 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 5 (5.56%) Capacity Management
5 4 (4.44%) Change Control
5 4 (4.44%) Network Design
5 4 (4.44%) Project Management
6 3 (3.33%) ITIL
6 3 (3.33%) Line Management
7 2 (2.22%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.22%) Operations Management
7 2 (2.22%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.11%) Business Development
8 1 (1.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (1.11%) Python
2 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.11%) C#
2 1 (1.11%) Java
2 1 (1.11%) Perl
2 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (37.78%) CCNP
3 17 (18.89%) CCNA
4 6 (6.67%) Degree
5 2 (2.22%) CCSP
6 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) MCP
6 1 (1.11%) MCSE
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.11%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.11%) SCSA
6 1 (1.11%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.22%) SLA
3 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (67.78%) Cisco
2 27 (30.00%) Juniper
3 24 (26.67%) Huawei
4 17 (18.89%) F5
5 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
6 14 (15.56%) CheckPoint
7 5 (5.56%) Mitel
7 5 (5.56%) Oracle
7 5 (5.56%) Avaya
8 4 (4.44%) HP
8 4 (4.44%) Fortinet
9 3 (3.33%) Aruba
9 3 (3.33%) McAfee
9 3 (3.33%) Nortel
9 3 (3.33%) Nokia
9 3 (3.33%) Veritas
10 2 (2.22%) Sun
10 2 (2.22%) Blue Coat
10 2 (2.22%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.11%) Sonus
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