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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 69 48 59
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +11
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 9 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.20% 2.04% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.78% 15.28% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 6
Average salary £37,500 £20,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £20,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £21,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
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
92 72 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 12.22% 13.38% 16.99%
Number of salaries quoted 92 57 96
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Taunton - 6 £37,500 -
Bath -19 3 £45,000 +125.00%
VoIP
South West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 9 (34.62%) jQuery
2 7 (26.92%) Unified Communications
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 6 (23.08%) .NET
3 6 (23.08%) C#
3 6 (23.08%) HTML
3 6 (23.08%) IIS
3 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 6 (23.08%) Windows
3 6 (23.08%) SOA
3 6 (23.08%) LAN
3 6 (23.08%) MVC
3 6 (23.08%) HTML5
3 6 (23.08%) REST
4 5 (19.23%) SLA
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) WAN
5 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 4 (15.38%) NetApp
5 4 (15.38%) UNIX
5 4 (15.38%) AIX
5 4 (15.38%) VMware
6 3 (11.54%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (11.54%) Drupal
6 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
6 3 (11.54%) CMS
6 3 (11.54%) Internet
6 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.54%) Linux
6 3 (11.54%) Apache

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (23.08%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) CMS
2 3 (11.54%) Drupal
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Unified Communications
2 6 (23.08%) LAN
3 4 (15.38%) WAN
4 3 (11.54%) Internet
5 2 (7.69%) ADSL
6 1 (3.85%) PABX
6 1 (3.85%) DASS2
6 1 (3.85%) DPNSS
6 1 (3.85%) Firewall
6 1 (3.85%) TETRA
6 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.85%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
4 4 (15.38%) VoIP Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 3 (11.54%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (11.54%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Project Leader
6 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
6 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Voice Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) jQuery
2 6 (23.08%) HTML5
2 6 (23.08%) REST
2 6 (23.08%) HTML
2 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.54%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) AIX
2 4 (15.38%) UNIX
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) SOA
1 6 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.69%) Service Management
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
3 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.69%) Matrix Management
3 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Business Development
4 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco
1 4 (15.38%) NetApp
1 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.85%) Nortel
4 1 (3.85%) Siemens