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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 64 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 1 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.18% 2.24% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.70% 6.75% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 12
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
143 163 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.49% 33.27% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 93 146 102
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Mitel
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya
5 1 (14.29%) 802.11
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) LTE
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Lync
5 1 (14.29%) 4G
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) 802.11
3 1 (14.29%) Broadband
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) PBX
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) WiMAX
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless Security
3 1 (14.29%) LTE
3 1 (14.29%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCTS
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Iperf
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Mitel
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya