The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP 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 VoIP over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 164 167 174
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 73 47 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.20% 0.92% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.29% 5.68% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 59 41 44
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £20,000 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £46,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
VoIP
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
1002 828 1205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.45% 16.18% 21.06%
Number of salaries quoted 861 646 1001
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VoIP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

VoIP Salary Trend in the South West

VoIP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in the South West

VoIP
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 VoIP within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Wiltshire +18 28 £42,000 +47.36%
Bristol +5 22 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Dorset -10 9 £21,750 -45.62%
Gloucestershire +1 5 £27,500 -14.06% 1
Somerset -15 5 £37,500 +87.50% 6
Devon -27 3 £19,000 -34.48% 1
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 55 (30.90%) Windows
2 51 (28.65%) Cisco
2 51 (28.65%) Telecoms
3 50 (28.09%) WAN
3 50 (28.09%) SQL
4 39 (21.91%) Degree
5 37 (20.79%) Linux
6 35 (19.66%) LAN
6 35 (19.66%) VMware
7 34 (19.10%) C#
7 34 (19.10%) .NET
8 33 (18.54%) ITIL
8 33 (18.54%) Firewall
9 32 (17.98%) Cisco Certification
10 27 (15.17%) Active Directory
10 27 (15.17%) Microsoft
11 26 (14.61%) ASP.NET
11 26 (14.61%) HTML
12 24 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
13 23 (12.92%) JavaScript
13 23 (12.92%) SQL Server
13 23 (12.92%) Juniper
14 22 (12.36%) MPLS
14 22 (12.36%) Computer Science
14 22 (12.36%) Network Security
15 21 (11.80%) Software Engineering
15 21 (11.80%) BGP
15 21 (11.80%) VPN
16 20 (11.24%) Client/Server
16 20 (11.24%) MS Exchange

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 20 (11.24%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.99%) IIS
3 10 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (5.06%) Apache
5 6 (3.37%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.37%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.81%) CMS
7 3 (1.69%) Drupal
7 3 (1.69%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (11.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.37%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (3.37%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.56%) Office 365
2 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (28.09%) WAN
2 35 (19.66%) LAN
3 33 (18.54%) Firewall
4 22 (12.36%) MPLS
4 22 (12.36%) Network Security
5 21 (11.80%) BGP
5 21 (11.80%) VPN
6 18 (10.11%) PBX
7 17 (9.55%) SAN
8 16 (8.99%) DNS
8 16 (8.99%) VLAN
9 15 (8.43%) EIGRP
10 14 (7.87%) Internet
10 14 (7.87%) HTTP
10 14 (7.87%) IPsec
10 14 (7.87%) H.323
11 12 (6.74%) Asterisk PBX
11 12 (6.74%) Unified Communications
12 10 (5.62%) TCP/IP
13 9 (5.06%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.92%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.24%) MySQL
3 8 (4.49%) Big Data
4 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (28.65%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.62%) Back Office
3 8 (4.49%) Finance
4 6 (3.37%) Marketing
5 5 (2.81%) Retail
6 4 (2.25%) Advertising
7 2 (1.12%) Publishing
7 2 (1.12%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.12%) French Language
8 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 47 (26.40%) Developer
2 25 (14.04%) .NET Developer
3 24 (13.48%) C# Developer
3 24 (13.48%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (10.67%) Support Engineer
5 17 (9.55%) Administrator
6 15 (8.43%) Consultant
7 14 (7.87%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (7.30%) Network Engineer
9 12 (6.74%) IT Support
10 10 (5.62%) Analyst
10 10 (5.62%) Applications Consultant
11 9 (5.06%) Desktop Support
11 9 (5.06%) Senior Consultant
12 8 (4.49%) Desktop Support Technician
12 8 (4.49%) Support Analyst
12 8 (4.49%) Support Technician
12 8 (4.49%) Agile C# Developer
12 8 (4.49%) Desktop Technician
12 8 (4.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.10%) .NET
2 26 (14.61%) ASP.NET
2 26 (14.61%) HTML
3 9 (5.06%) jQuery
4 8 (4.49%) WCF
4 8 (4.49%) Silverlight
4 8 (4.49%) XML
4 8 (4.49%) Middleware
4 8 (4.49%) ADO
5 6 (3.37%) HTML5
5 6 (3.37%) REST
6 5 (2.81%) Software Packaging
7 3 (1.69%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.69%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (1.12%) CSS
9 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.36%) Computer Science
2 20 (11.24%) Client/Server
3 17 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (7.87%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (4.49%) PDA
6 6 (3.37%) IVR
6 6 (3.37%) Open Source
6 6 (3.37%) Xbox
6 6 (3.37%) User Experience
7 4 (2.25%) CESG
7 4 (2.25%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.69%) EPoS
8 3 (1.69%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.12%) Photography
10 1 (0.56%) Replication
10 1 (0.56%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 55 (30.90%) Windows
2 37 (20.79%) Linux
3 20 (11.24%) Windows 7
4 16 (8.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (6.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.81%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.81%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.12%) Mac OS X Server
8 2 (1.12%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.12%) AIX
8 2 (1.12%) UNIX
8 2 (1.12%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (18.54%) ITIL
2 21 (11.80%) Software Engineering
3 20 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (9.55%) Network Management
5 16 (8.99%) Line Management
6 14 (7.87%) Service Delivery
7 13 (7.30%) ITIL V3
8 12 (6.74%) Capacity Planning
9 11 (6.18%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (5.62%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (4.49%) High Availability
11 8 (4.49%) DNA
12 6 (3.37%) SOA
12 6 (3.37%) MVC
12 6 (3.37%) Asset Management
12 6 (3.37%) Performance Management
12 6 (3.37%) Service Management
12 6 (3.37%) Demand Forecasting
12 6 (3.37%) Performance Analysis
13 5 (2.81%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (28.09%) SQL
2 34 (19.10%) C#
3 23 (12.92%) JavaScript
4 17 (9.55%) Python
5 14 (7.87%) Java
6 11 (6.18%) C
6 11 (6.18%) Perl
6 11 (6.18%) VB
6 11 (6.18%) PowerShell
7 10 (5.62%) C++
8 6 (3.37%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (21.91%) Degree
2 32 (17.98%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (11.24%) Security Cleared
4 19 (10.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (10.67%) CCNP
5 18 (10.11%) CCNA
6 11 (6.18%) CCDP
7 6 (3.37%) MCP
8 5 (2.81%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.81%) CCSP
9 4 (2.25%) MCDST
9 4 (2.25%) MCSE
9 4 (2.25%) MCSA
10 3 (1.69%) HND
10 3 (1.69%) MCITP
10 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.12%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.56%) CCIE
12 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.87%) SLA
2 5 (2.81%) QA
System Software
1 27 (15.17%) Active Directory
2 24 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.18%) Terminal Services
4 8 (4.49%) VMware ESX
5 7 (3.93%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.12%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 19 (10.67%) Nagios
2 11 (6.18%) OpenView
2 11 (6.18%) OPNET
2 11 (6.18%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (6.18%) CA Spectrum
2 11 (6.18%) SolarWinds Orion
3 8 (4.49%) logstash
3 8 (4.49%) SCCM
4 6 (3.37%) CiscoWorks
4 6 (3.37%) Netcool
5 5 (2.81%) Casper Suite
6 4 (2.25%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.69%) SCOM
7 3 (1.69%) WSUS
8 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 51 (28.65%) Cisco
2 35 (19.66%) VMware
3 27 (15.17%) Microsoft
4 23 (12.92%) Juniper
5 19 (10.67%) SolarWinds
6 16 (8.99%) Avaya
7 15 (8.43%) F5
8 13 (7.30%) HP
9 12 (6.74%) CheckPoint
10 11 (6.18%) CA
10 11 (6.18%) Riverbed
11 8 (4.49%) Verint
11 8 (4.49%) Citrix
11 8 (4.49%) Genesys
11 8 (4.49%) Polycom
11 8 (4.49%) Tandberg
12 6 (3.37%) Google
12 6 (3.37%) NetScout
12 6 (3.37%) Facebook
12 6 (3.37%) BMC
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