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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 110 89 97
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 40 68 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.52% 2.61% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 8.32% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 24
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,200 £53,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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
880 817 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.52% 31.31% 28.90%
Number of salaries quoted 457 573 467
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,500 £70,000
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 21 November 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Reading

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 60 (64.52%) Cisco
2 49 (52.69%) Firewall
3 46 (49.46%) Cisco Certification
4 39 (41.94%) MPLS
5 38 (40.86%) CCNP
6 36 (38.71%) SNMP
6 36 (38.71%) OSPF
7 35 (37.63%) BGP
8 33 (35.48%) Telecoms
9 31 (33.33%) Juniper
10 29 (31.18%) Network Management
11 28 (30.11%) DNS
12 27 (29.03%) Huawei
13 23 (24.73%) Analytical Skills
13 23 (24.73%) VPN
14 20 (21.51%) 3G
14 20 (21.51%) Linux
14 20 (21.51%) LAN
15 19 (20.43%) Mentoring
15 19 (20.43%) 4G
16 18 (19.35%) MVNO
16 18 (19.35%) WAN
16 18 (19.35%) CCNA
16 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
17 16 (17.20%) TCP/IP
17 16 (17.20%) Windows
18 15 (16.13%) PPP
18 15 (16.13%) CheckPoint
18 15 (16.13%) F5
18 15 (16.13%) Network Security

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (4.30%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.08%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (11.83%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.60%) MS Office
3 5 (5.38%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 49 (52.69%) Firewall
2 39 (41.94%) MPLS
3 36 (38.71%) OSPF
3 36 (38.71%) SNMP
4 35 (37.63%) BGP
5 28 (30.11%) DNS
6 23 (24.73%) VPN
7 20 (21.51%) LAN
7 20 (21.51%) 3G
8 19 (20.43%) 4G
9 18 (19.35%) MVNO
9 18 (19.35%) WAN
10 16 (17.20%) TCP/IP
11 15 (16.13%) PPP
11 15 (16.13%) Network Security
12 14 (15.05%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (15.05%) IPsec
13 13 (13.98%) PBX
14 9 (9.68%) DHCP
14 9 (9.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) MySQL
2 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (35.48%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.45%) Marketing
3 5 (5.38%) Finance
4 3 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.15%) Retail
6 1 (1.08%) Billing
6 1 (1.08%) Back Office
6 1 (1.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (22.58%) Support Engineer
2 19 (20.43%) Network Engineer
3 14 (15.05%) Technical Design Authority
4 11 (11.83%) Network Support Engineer
4 11 (11.83%) Network Support
5 10 (10.75%) Voice Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) Technical Support
6 9 (9.68%) Technical Engineer
6 9 (9.68%) Technical Support Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Consultant
7 8 (8.60%) Network Consultant
8 7 (7.53%) Security Consultant
8 7 (7.53%) Network Security Consultant
9 6 (6.45%) Portfolio Manager
9 6 (6.45%) Senior Design Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Voice Support Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Design Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) Product Manager
10 5 (5.38%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (5.38%) Head of Operations
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) XMPP
2 2 (2.15%) .NET
3 1 (1.08%) J2EE
3 1 (1.08%) CORBA
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.38%) Smartphone
3 3 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.08%) Open Source
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.08%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.51%) Linux
2 16 (17.20%) Windows
3 8 (8.60%) Solaris
4 7 (7.53%) UNIX
5 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.18%) Network Management
2 19 (20.43%) Mentoring
3 8 (8.60%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (8.60%) Service Delivery
4 6 (6.45%) Product Management
4 6 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (5.38%) Capacity Management
5 5 (5.38%) Load Balancing
5 5 (5.38%) Validation
6 4 (4.30%) ITIL
6 4 (4.30%) Change Control
7 3 (3.23%) Project Management
7 3 (3.23%) Line Management
8 2 (2.15%) Protective Monitoring
8 2 (2.15%) Operations Management
8 2 (2.15%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.08%) Network Design
9 1 (1.08%) Migration
9 1 (1.08%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.75%) SQL
2 1 (1.08%) Python
2 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.08%) C#
2 1 (1.08%) Java
2 1 (1.08%) Perl
2 1 (1.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (49.46%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (40.86%) CCNP
3 18 (19.35%) CCNA
4 10 (10.75%) Degree
5 5 (5.38%) Sun Certification
5 5 (5.38%) SCSA
6 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.15%) CCSP
7 1 (1.08%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) ISO 9001
1 4 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
3 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.08%) XenServer
2 1 (1.08%) Kamailio
2 1 (1.08%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (64.52%) Cisco
2 31 (33.33%) Juniper
3 27 (29.03%) Huawei
4 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
5 15 (16.13%) CheckPoint
5 15 (16.13%) F5
6 10 (10.75%) HP
7 9 (9.68%) Oracle
8 7 (7.53%) Veritas
9 6 (6.45%) Sun
10 4 (4.30%) McAfee
10 4 (4.30%) Mitel
10 4 (4.30%) Aruba
11 3 (3.23%) ProCurve
11 3 (3.23%) Blue Coat
11 3 (3.23%) Avaya
12 2 (2.15%) Fortinet
13 1 (1.08%) Polycom
13 1 (1.08%) Veeam
13 1 (1.08%) Sonus
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Salary: Unspecified
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