The first table below looks at the demand for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 69 50 61
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 12 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.51% 1.91% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 15.28% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 5
Average salary £38,750 £20,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+93.75% -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £20,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
108 72 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 13.60% 12.48% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 105 61 83
Average salary £36,500 £31,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.87% -7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,275
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,800 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VoIP
South West

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

VoIP
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Somerset

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Somerset

VoIP
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -21 8 £40,000 +100.00%
Taunton - 4 £36,000 -
VoIP
South West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 10 (34.48%) jQuery
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) .NET
3 6 (20.69%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) HTML
3 6 (20.69%) IIS
3 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
3 6 (20.69%) Windows
3 6 (20.69%) SOA
3 6 (20.69%) LAN
3 6 (20.69%) MVC
3 6 (20.69%) HTML5
3 6 (20.69%) Unified Communications
3 6 (20.69%) REST
4 5 (17.24%) Linux
4 5 (17.24%) Apache
4 5 (17.24%) MySQL
5 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) PHP
5 4 (13.79%) AIX
5 4 (13.79%) UNIX
5 4 (13.79%) WAN
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
5 4 (13.79%) Internet
5 4 (13.79%) NetApp
5 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.79%) CMS
5 4 (13.79%) VMware
5 4 (13.79%) CodeIgniter

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (20.69%) IIS
2 5 (17.24%) Apache
3 4 (13.79%) CMS
3 4 (13.79%) Drupal
4 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) LAN
1 6 (20.69%) Unified Communications
2 4 (13.79%) WAN
2 4 (13.79%) Internet
3 3 (10.34%) Firewall
4 2 (6.90%) PABX
4 2 (6.90%) ADSL
5 1 (3.45%) TETRA
5 1 (3.45%) DASS2
5 1 (3.45%) DPNSS
5 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (13.79%) PHP Developer
4 4 (13.79%) PHP Web Developer
4 4 (13.79%) PHP Drupal Developer
4 4 (13.79%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (10.34%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Voice Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Project Leader
6 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) VoIP Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) jQuery
2 6 (20.69%) HTML5
2 6 (20.69%) REST
2 6 (20.69%) HTML
2 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.79%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) LAMP
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) AIX
3 4 (13.79%) UNIX
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) SOA
1 6 (20.69%) MVC
2 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.34%) Service Management
3 3 (10.34%) Change Management
3 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
3 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.90%) Matrix Management
4 2 (6.90%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.45%) Business Development
5 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Nagios
1 1 (3.45%) Munin
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco
1 4 (13.79%) NetApp
1 4 (13.79%) VMware
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) Avaya
3 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.45%) Siemens
4 1 (3.45%) Nortel