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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 89 77 105
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +28
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 52 65 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.17% 2.87% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.96% 9.12% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23 43 24
Average salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.74% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
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
747 713 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.16% 31.44% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 416 512 529
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
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 30 January 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Reading

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 50 (55.56%) Cisco
2 42 (46.67%) Firewall
3 41 (45.56%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (43.33%) CCNP
5 33 (36.67%) MPLS
5 33 (36.67%) Telecoms
6 30 (33.33%) BGP
7 29 (32.22%) Linux
8 28 (31.11%) OSPF
9 24 (26.67%) TCP/IP
9 24 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (25.56%) SNMP
10 23 (25.56%) Juniper
11 22 (24.44%) WAN
12 21 (23.33%) Huawei
13 20 (22.22%) VPN
14 19 (21.11%) DNS
14 19 (21.11%) Microsoft
14 19 (21.11%) HP
15 18 (20.00%) PPP
16 17 (18.89%) LAN
16 17 (18.89%) Degree
16 17 (18.89%) Network Management
17 16 (17.78%) MS Excel
18 15 (16.67%) ATM
18 15 (16.67%) CCNA
19 14 (15.56%) MS Office
19 14 (15.56%) Service Delivery
20 13 (14.44%) SQL
20 13 (14.44%) Broadband

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (6.67%) Lync
2 3 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 14 (15.56%) MS Office
3 11 (12.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 42 (46.67%) Firewall
2 33 (36.67%) MPLS
3 30 (33.33%) BGP
4 28 (31.11%) OSPF
5 24 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 23 (25.56%) SNMP
7 22 (24.44%) WAN
8 20 (22.22%) VPN
9 19 (21.11%) DNS
10 18 (20.00%) PPP
11 17 (18.89%) LAN
12 15 (16.67%) ATM
13 13 (14.44%) Broadband
13 13 (14.44%) Ethernet
14 12 (13.33%) 3G
14 12 (13.33%) 4G
15 11 (12.22%) xDSL
16 10 (11.11%) VLAN
16 10 (11.11%) MVNO
16 10 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (12.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (36.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.78%) Finance
3 3 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.22%) Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (31.11%) Network Engineer
2 16 (17.78%) Voice Engineer
3 15 (16.67%) Technical Design Authority
4 13 (14.44%) Support Engineer
5 12 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (5.56%) Network Support
6 5 (5.56%) Technical Support
7 4 (4.44%) Analyst
7 4 (4.44%) Head of Operations
7 4 (4.44%) Voice Support Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Junior Support Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Junior Network Support
8 3 (3.33%) Junior Network Support Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Junior Network Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) XMPP
2 2 (2.22%) .NET
2 2 (2.22%) CGI
3 1 (1.11%) LAMP
3 1 (1.11%) CORBA
3 1 (1.11%) J2EE
3 1 (1.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.56%) Smartphone
3 3 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.22%) Open Source
5 1 (1.11%) FMCG
5 1 (1.11%) Handset
5 1 (1.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.22%) Linux
2 12 (13.33%) Solaris
2 12 (13.33%) UNIX
3 5 (5.56%) Windows
4 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.11%) Android
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.89%) Network Management
2 14 (15.56%) Service Delivery
3 11 (12.22%) Mentoring
4 7 (7.78%) ITIL
5 5 (5.56%) Change Control
6 4 (4.44%) Project Management
6 4 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.22%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.22%) Business Development
7 2 (2.22%) Operations Management
7 2 (2.22%) Migration
7 2 (2.22%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (1.11%) Cisco ICM Scripting
8 1 (1.11%) Line Management
8 1 (1.11%) Network Architecture
8 1 (1.11%) Cyber Security
8 1 (1.11%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.11%) Business Transformation
8 1 (1.11%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.44%) SQL
2 2 (2.22%) Perl
2 2 (2.22%) Python
3 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.11%) PHP
3 1 (1.11%) C#
3 1 (1.11%) Java
3 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (45.56%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (43.33%) CCNP
3 17 (18.89%) Degree
4 15 (16.67%) CCNA
5 11 (12.22%) SCSA
5 11 (12.22%) Sun Certification
6 8 (8.89%) CCSP
7 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
8 6 (6.67%) CCDP
8 6 (6.67%) SC Cleared
9 5 (5.56%) JNCIS
10 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
11 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) SLA
2 3 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.22%) XenServer
2 2 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.22%) Kamailio
2 2 (2.22%) OpenSIPS
3 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (1.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (55.56%) Cisco
2 23 (25.56%) Juniper
3 21 (23.33%) Huawei
4 19 (21.11%) Microsoft
4 19 (21.11%) HP
5 11 (12.22%) Veritas
5 11 (12.22%) Oracle
5 11 (12.22%) Sun
6 10 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 9 (10.00%) F5
8 6 (6.67%) McAfee
8 6 (6.67%) Aruba
9 5 (5.56%) ProCurve
9 5 (5.56%) Mitel
9 5 (5.56%) Blue Coat
10 4 (4.44%) VMware
11 3 (3.33%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.22%) IBM
12 2 (2.22%) Avaya
12 2 (2.22%) Dell
Reading, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
White Horse Employment Network Limited
Salary: To £55,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30,000 - £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago