The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 57 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 14 27 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.18% 4.53% 1.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 18.24% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 11
Average salary £31,500 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £45,000 £57,500
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
154 148 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 24.02% 24.83% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 99 125 115
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

VoIP
Salary Trend in Slough

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Slough

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Slough region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Slough

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 18 (72.00%) Wireless
3 15 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (60.00%) CCNA
4 14 (56.00%) VPN
4 14 (56.00%) Network Security
5 13 (52.00%) Avaya
6 12 (48.00%) Change Control
7 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (44.00%) ServiceNow
7 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (44.00%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (44.00%) IPsec
7 11 (44.00%) Juniper
7 11 (44.00%) OSPF
7 11 (44.00%) BGP
7 11 (44.00%) Change Management
7 11 (44.00%) Firewall
7 11 (44.00%) SSL
7 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (44.00%) WAN
7 11 (44.00%) Windows
8 10 (40.00%) CCSP
8 10 (40.00%) Data Security
8 10 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 10 (40.00%) Finance
8 10 (40.00%) JNCIA
8 10 (40.00%) PCI DSS
8 10 (40.00%) SolarWinds
8 10 (40.00%) Network Management

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (24.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (24.00%) Lync
2 4 (16.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) Wireless
2 14 (56.00%) VPN
2 14 (56.00%) Network Security
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco IOS
3 11 (44.00%) IPsec
3 11 (44.00%) OSPF
3 11 (44.00%) BGP
3 11 (44.00%) Firewall
3 11 (44.00%) SSL
3 11 (44.00%) WAN
4 7 (28.00%) LAN
5 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.00%) DNS
6 4 (16.00%) ISDN
6 4 (16.00%) DHCP
6 4 (16.00%) RTP
7 3 (12.00%) LTE
7 3 (12.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Support
3 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Systems Support
4 3 (12.00%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Support
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
5 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (4.00%) Network Team Leader
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (8.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Change Control
2 11 (44.00%) Change Management
3 10 (40.00%) Data Security
3 10 (40.00%) Network Management
4 8 (32.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) System Testing
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Logistics
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) C#
1 4 (16.00%) C++
1 4 (16.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (60.00%) CCNA
2 10 (40.00%) CCSP
2 10 (40.00%) JNCIA
3 9 (36.00%) CCNP
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (24.00%) Degree
4 6 (24.00%) MCTS
5 4 (16.00%) MCSE
5 4 (16.00%) CNE
5 4 (16.00%) Novell Certification
5 4 (16.00%) CCVP
6 2 (8.00%) MCITP
7 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 10 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (24.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 13 (52.00%) Avaya
3 11 (44.00%) ServiceNow
3 11 (44.00%) Juniper
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) SolarWinds
5 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) Lotus
7 3 (12.00%) Citrix
8 2 (8.00%) Mitel