The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 61 64 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 6 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.07% 2.33% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.96% 17.02% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 11
Average salary £26,000 £33,663 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.76% -32.67%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
VoIP
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 94 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.96% 13.66% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 52 73 105
Average salary £35,000 £33,497 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.48% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £58,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
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 4 May 2015. 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 +2 5 £26,000 -25.71%
VoIP
South West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 9 (52.94%) Firewall
1 9 (52.94%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
4 6 (35.29%) LAN
4 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
4 6 (35.29%) Citrix
4 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
4 6 (35.29%) LAMP
4 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 6 (35.29%) Clustering
5 5 (29.41%) Wireless
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco
5 5 (29.41%) Internet
5 5 (29.41%) Nagios
5 5 (29.41%) DNS
5 5 (29.41%) Apache
5 5 (29.41%) MySQL
5 5 (29.41%) MS Office
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) Munin
5 5 (29.41%) Office 365
6 4 (23.53%) Memory Management
6 4 (23.53%) Unified Communications
6 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
6 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (23.53%) WAN
6 4 (23.53%) SMTP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 5 (29.41%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (29.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) LAN
2 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
2 6 (35.29%) TCP/IP
3 5 (29.41%) Wireless
3 5 (29.41%) Internet
3 5 (29.41%) DNS
4 4 (23.53%) Unified Communications
4 4 (23.53%) Wireshark
4 4 (23.53%) WAN
4 4 (23.53%) SMTP
4 4 (23.53%) QSIG
5 3 (17.65%) IPsec
5 3 (17.65%) HTTP
5 3 (17.65%) SSL
5 3 (17.65%) VPN
5 3 (17.65%) SAN
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (17.65%) Network Security
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Network Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Network Support
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Debian
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (23.53%) Memory Management
2 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (23.53%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Time Management
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) CCSA
2 3 (17.65%) CCNP
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) MCP
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Terminal Services
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Nagios
1 5 (29.41%) Munin
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) Siemens
5 3 (17.65%) Brocade
5 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) Nokia
6 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.88%) Sage
7 1 (5.88%) Adobe