The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 31 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.44% - 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.50% - 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
VoIP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 48 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 17.54% 40.34% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 25
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,200 £18,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

VoIP
Salary Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Shropshire region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Shropshire

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (46.67%) Office 365
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (40.00%) Firewall
5 6 (40.00%) LAN
5 6 (40.00%) WAN
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Vista
6 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
7 4 (26.67%) VLAN
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (20.00%) UNIX
8 3 (20.00%) VPN
8 3 (20.00%) Cisco
9 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
9 2 (13.33%) C
9 2 (13.33%) SQL
9 2 (13.33%) MCSE
9 2 (13.33%) MCSA
9 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 2 (13.33%) Broadband
9 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) LAN
1 6 (40.00%) WAN
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) VLAN
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) Internet
4 2 (13.33%) DSL
4 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (13.33%) IPsec
4 2 (13.33%) Broadband
4 2 (13.33%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support
3 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Vista
5 3 (20.00%) UNIX
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (6.67%) Line Management
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) MCSA
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) MCDST
1 2 (13.33%) CCENT
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
1 8 (53.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Brocade