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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 92 43 107
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +64
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 54 118 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.18% 4.86% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.13% 15.86% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 47 53 29
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £56,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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
757 744 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.52% 30.66% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 404 495 663
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 April 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Reading

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 68 (62.96%) Cisco
2 61 (56.48%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (48.15%) Telecoms
4 46 (42.59%) Firewall
5 45 (41.67%) CCNP
6 44 (40.74%) WAN
7 38 (35.19%) MPLS
8 37 (34.26%) TCP/IP
9 35 (32.41%) BGP
10 34 (31.48%) CCNA
10 34 (31.48%) LAN
11 33 (30.56%) Microsoft
12 32 (29.63%) OSPF
13 26 (24.07%) Linux
13 26 (24.07%) MS Excel
14 25 (23.15%) HP
14 25 (23.15%) SNMP
15 22 (20.37%) DNS
16 21 (19.44%) PPP
16 21 (19.44%) ATM
16 21 (19.44%) Juniper
17 20 (18.52%) Broadband
17 20 (18.52%) Lync
17 20 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
18 19 (17.59%) Security Cleared
19 18 (16.67%) SC Cleared
19 18 (16.67%) F5
20 17 (15.74%) MS Office
20 17 (15.74%) UNIX
20 17 (15.74%) VPN

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (18.52%) Lync
2 8 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 7 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.70%) CMS
5 1 (0.93%) Zope
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (24.07%) MS Excel
2 17 (15.74%) MS Office
3 10 (9.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (42.59%) Firewall
2 44 (40.74%) WAN
3 38 (35.19%) MPLS
4 37 (34.26%) TCP/IP
5 35 (32.41%) BGP
6 34 (31.48%) LAN
7 32 (29.63%) OSPF
8 25 (23.15%) SNMP
9 22 (20.37%) DNS
10 21 (19.44%) PPP
10 21 (19.44%) ATM
11 20 (18.52%) Broadband
12 17 (15.74%) VPN
13 15 (13.89%) SAN
14 14 (12.96%) EIGRP
14 14 (12.96%) IPsec
14 14 (12.96%) VLAN
15 13 (12.04%) Ethernet
16 12 (11.11%) Wireless
16 12 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.85%) MySQL
1 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.93%) Subversion
2 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
General
1 52 (48.15%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.56%) Back Office
3 5 (4.63%) Finance
4 4 (3.70%) Front Office
5 2 (1.85%) Banking
5 2 (1.85%) Retail
5 2 (1.85%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 22 (20.37%) Voice Engineer
3 18 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (9.26%) Support Engineer
5 8 (7.41%) Technical Design Authority
6 7 (6.48%) Network Support
6 7 (6.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.48%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) Telecoms Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) Security Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) Technical Support
9 3 (2.78%) Junior
9 3 (2.78%) Developer
9 3 (2.78%) Analyst
9 3 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (2.78%) Junior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) CGI
1 2 (1.85%) LAMP
2 1 (0.93%) XMPP
2 1 (0.93%) RESTful
2 1 (0.93%) Twisted
2 1 (0.93%) .NET
2 1 (0.93%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.63%) EqualLogic
2 5 (4.63%) Smartphone
3 3 (2.78%) Open Source
4 2 (1.85%) FMCG
4 2 (1.85%) Statistics
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.07%) Linux
2 17 (15.74%) UNIX
3 13 (12.04%) Windows
4 11 (10.19%) Solaris
5 7 (6.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.93%) Android
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.89%) Service Delivery
1 15 (13.89%) Network Management
2 14 (12.96%) ITIL
3 11 (10.19%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (8.33%) Network Design
5 7 (6.48%) Migration
6 6 (5.56%) Project Management
7 4 (3.70%) Change Management
7 4 (3.70%) Capacity Management
7 4 (3.70%) Load Balancing
8 3 (2.78%) Test Management
8 3 (2.78%) Change Control
8 3 (2.78%) Mentoring
9 2 (1.85%) People Management
9 2 (1.85%) Configuration Management
9 2 (1.85%) Business Development
9 2 (1.85%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.85%) Fault Management
9 2 (1.85%) Validation
9 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.04%) SQL
2 3 (2.78%) Python
2 3 (2.78%) Perl
3 1 (0.93%) Erlang
3 1 (0.93%) VBScript
3 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.93%) C
3 1 (0.93%) C++
Qualifications
1 61 (56.48%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (41.67%) CCNP
3 34 (31.48%) CCNA
4 19 (17.59%) Security Cleared
5 18 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 15 (13.89%) Degree
7 12 (11.11%) CCDP
7 12 (11.11%) CCSP
8 10 (9.26%) Sun Certification
8 10 (9.26%) SCSA
8 10 (9.26%) JNCIS
9 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (5.56%) MCSA
11 2 (1.85%) CCIP
11 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.93%) MCITP
12 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.93%) CCIE
12 1 (0.93%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.41%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.70%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.78%) Kamailio
3 3 (2.78%) OpenSIPS
4 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) Nagios
1 2 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (1.85%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.93%) Iperf
2 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 68 (62.96%) Cisco
2 33 (30.56%) Microsoft
3 25 (23.15%) HP
4 21 (19.44%) Juniper
5 18 (16.67%) F5
6 16 (14.81%) Huawei
7 13 (12.04%) Mitel
8 12 (11.11%) CheckPoint
9 11 (10.19%) McAfee
9 11 (10.19%) Oracle
9 11 (10.19%) Blue Coat
9 11 (10.19%) Fortinet
9 11 (10.19%) ProCurve
9 11 (10.19%) Aruba
10 10 (9.26%) Sun
10 10 (9.26%) Veritas
11 9 (8.33%) VMware
12 8 (7.41%) Avaya
13 7 (6.48%) Dell
14 4 (3.70%) Verint
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