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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 70 69 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -25
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 4 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.65% 1.19% 2.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.21% 9.89% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 11
Average salary £23,000 £37,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.66% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +10.00%
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
95 91 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 15.45% 12.07% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 87 91 56
Average salary £42,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.06% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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 +11 3 £22,750 -49.44%
VoIP
South West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 2 (33.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) Memory Management
3 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 2 (33.33%) LAMP
3 2 (33.33%) Debian
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) SMTP
3 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Siemens
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 2 (33.33%) QSIG
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) QSIG
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (16.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Debian
1 2 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Memory Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Balanced Scorecard
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) Siemens
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) VMware