The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 238 211 191
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -20
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 2 7 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% 0.13% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.20% 0.78% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 30
Average salary £41,250 £26,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.20% -10.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £24,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £41,280 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +7.69%
IP Telephony
England

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
985 897 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.44% 16.99% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 845 721 892
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IP Telephony
Salary Trend in the South West

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

IP Telephony Salary Trend in the South West

IP Telephony
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Wiltshire +2 1 £45,000 +76.47%
Bristol -5 1 £37,500 -10.50%
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony.

1 5 (83.33%) VoIP
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) WLAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) McAfee
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Avaya
3 3 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (50.00%) Polycom
3 3 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (16.67%) Apple

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) VoIP
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) WLAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) ISDN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) MCSA
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Avaya
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) McAfee
2 3 (50.00%) Polycom
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Meraki
4 1 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix