The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 70 97 79
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -18
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 26 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.36% 0.40% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.15% 2.31% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 14
Median salary £42,500 £21,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+102.38% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,800 £42,850
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +1.29%
VoIP
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
214 216 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 19.40% 17.16% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 188 203 267
Median salary £39,500 £39,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.28% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

VoIP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

VoIP Salary Trend in South Wales

VoIP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

VoIP Salary Histogram in South Wales

VoIP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +18 14 £31,750 +54.87%
Newport - 12 £45,000 -
VoIP
Wales

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 24 (55.81%) LAN
2 20 (46.51%) Windows
2 20 (46.51%) Firewall
3 18 (41.86%) VMware
3 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (39.53%) Cisco
5 15 (34.88%) Linux
6 14 (32.56%) CCNA
7 12 (27.91%) Avaya
7 12 (27.91%) Network Design
7 12 (27.91%) Finance
7 12 (27.91%) Extreme Networks
8 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
9 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
9 10 (23.26%) CheckPoint
9 10 (23.26%) WAN
9 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
10 9 (20.93%) Juniper
10 9 (20.93%) F5
11 8 (18.60%) SolarWinds
11 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (18.60%) CCNP
11 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
11 8 (18.60%) VPN
12 7 (16.28%) Brocade
12 7 (16.28%) Driving Licence
13 6 (13.95%) VyOS
13 6 (13.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.33%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (55.81%) LAN
2 20 (46.51%) Firewall
3 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
3 10 (23.26%) WAN
4 8 (18.60%) VPN
5 6 (13.95%) DNS
5 6 (13.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (11.63%) DHCP
7 4 (9.30%) Ethernet
8 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (6.98%) Wireshark
9 2 (4.65%) MPLS
9 2 (4.65%) PBX
9 2 (4.65%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
9 2 (4.65%) SAN
10 1 (2.33%) BGP
10 1 (2.33%) OSPF
10 1 (2.33%) PSTN
10 1 (2.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) MySQL
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.30%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.33%) Military
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Network Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) VoIP Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) LAN Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Driving Licence
2 4 (9.30%) Clustering
2 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Replication
5 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Windows
2 15 (34.88%) Linux
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
5 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (13.95%) VyOS
7 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.65%) CentOS
9 2 (4.65%) Debian
9 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
9 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.33%) CatOS
10 1 (2.33%) Unix
10 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Network Design
2 6 (13.95%) High Availability
3 5 (11.63%) ITIL
4 3 (6.98%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (6.98%) Protective Monitoring
4 3 (6.98%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.65%) Presales
5 2 (4.65%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.33%) Application Performance Management
6 1 (2.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.33%) Change Control
6 1 (2.33%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.33%) Operations Management
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.33%) Server Building
6 1 (2.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) Java
2 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.65%) Perl
3 2 (4.65%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) VB
4 1 (2.33%) C
4 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (32.56%) CCNA
3 8 (18.60%) CCNP
4 4 (9.30%) Degree
4 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.98%) CCSP
6 2 (4.65%) CCSA
6 2 (4.65%) CCSE
6 2 (4.65%) MCTS
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
1 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (4.65%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (4.65%) Nagios
3 2 (4.65%) OpenView
3 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (4.65%) WSUS
4 1 (2.33%) OPNET
4 1 (2.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) VMware
2 17 (39.53%) Cisco
3 12 (27.91%) Avaya
3 12 (27.91%) Extreme Networks
4 10 (23.26%) CheckPoint
5 9 (20.93%) F5
5 9 (20.93%) Juniper
6 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
6 8 (18.60%) SolarWinds
7 7 (16.28%) Brocade
8 6 (13.95%) Vyatta
9 5 (11.63%) HP
10 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
11 3 (6.98%) Blue Coat
11 3 (6.98%) CA
11 3 (6.98%) Intel Security
11 3 (6.98%) ProCurve
12 2 (4.65%) Oracle
12 2 (4.65%) Riverbed
12 2 (4.65%) SonicWALL