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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 174 168 189
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 61 59 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.01% 1.07% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 6.34% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 57 56 39
Average salary £28,500 £29,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.38% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £22,579
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £52,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,556
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.74%
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
976 930 1158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.22% 16.87% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 845 707 980
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 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 +17 23 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Somerset +10 12 £23,000 +15.00% 2
Devon - 12 £23,000 - 1
Bristol -6 7 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Dorset -22 4 £22,250 -47.64% 1
Gloucestershire -19 3 £30,000 +13.20% 1
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 51 (42.86%) Windows
1 51 (42.86%) Firewall
2 45 (37.82%) Cisco
3 40 (33.61%) Microsoft
4 39 (32.77%) VMware
5 38 (31.93%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (30.25%) WAN
7 32 (26.89%) CCNA
8 30 (25.21%) LAN
8 30 (25.21%) MS Exchange
8 30 (25.21%) ITIL
9 29 (24.37%) VPN
9 29 (24.37%) Active Directory
10 27 (22.69%) MS Excel
11 23 (19.33%) MPLS
12 22 (18.49%) Linux
12 22 (18.49%) VMware Infrastructure
13 21 (17.65%) Network Security
13 21 (17.65%) CCNP
14 20 (16.81%) TCP/IP
14 20 (16.81%) Juniper
15 19 (15.97%) Telecoms
16 18 (15.13%) Windows Server 2008
16 18 (15.13%) Windows 7
16 18 (15.13%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (14.29%) MS Office
17 17 (14.29%) SAN
17 17 (14.29%) Security Cleared
17 17 (14.29%) Degree
17 17 (14.29%) Wireless

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 30 (25.21%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.04%) Apache
3 6 (5.04%) Lync
4 5 (4.20%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.68%) IIS
7 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (22.69%) MS Excel
2 17 (14.29%) MS Office
3 4 (3.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (42.86%) Firewall
2 36 (30.25%) WAN
3 30 (25.21%) LAN
4 29 (24.37%) VPN
5 23 (19.33%) MPLS
6 21 (17.65%) Network Security
7 20 (16.81%) TCP/IP
8 17 (14.29%) SAN
8 17 (14.29%) Wireless
9 15 (12.61%) DNS
10 14 (11.76%) BGP
11 11 (9.24%) VLAN
12 10 (8.40%) IPsec
12 10 (8.40%) Internet
13 9 (7.56%) DHCP
14 7 (5.88%) DASS2
14 7 (5.88%) DPNSS
14 7 (5.88%) EIGRP
14 7 (5.88%) OSPF
14 7 (5.88%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.88%) MySQL
2 4 (3.36%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 19 (15.97%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.36%) Retail
2 4 (3.36%) Finance
2 4 (3.36%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.52%) Advertising
3 3 (2.52%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.68%) French Language
4 2 (1.68%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.68%) Publishing
5 1 (0.84%) Legal
5 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (21.85%) Support Engineer
2 23 (19.33%) Network Engineer
3 13 (10.92%) IT Support
4 12 (10.08%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (5.04%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (4.20%) Desktop Support
7 5 (4.20%) Analyst
7 5 (4.20%) Network Specialist
8 4 (3.36%) Desktop Support Technician
8 4 (3.36%) C# Developer
8 4 (3.36%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (3.36%) Network Support
8 4 (3.36%) Security Engineer
8 4 (3.36%) Systems Support Engineer
8 4 (3.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.36%) Developer
8 4 (3.36%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.56%) LAMP
2 7 (5.88%) CSS
3 6 (5.04%) .NET
4 4 (3.36%) WCF
4 4 (3.36%) Silverlight
4 4 (3.36%) ADO
5 2 (1.68%) Software Packaging
5 2 (1.68%) HTML
5 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.56%) Clustering
1 9 (7.56%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.36%) CCTV
3 4 (3.36%) Smartphone
3 4 (3.36%) PDA
3 4 (3.36%) CESG
4 3 (2.52%) EPoS
4 3 (2.52%) Replication
5 2 (1.68%) Photography
5 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.68%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.84%) PMI
6 1 (0.84%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 51 (42.86%) Windows
2 22 (18.49%) Linux
3 18 (15.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (15.13%) Windows 7
4 17 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (12.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (10.08%) Windows XP
7 7 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (4.20%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.52%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.68%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (1.68%) Android
10 2 (1.68%) CentOS
10 2 (1.68%) Debian
10 2 (1.68%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.21%) ITIL
2 14 (11.76%) Change Management
3 13 (10.92%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (8.40%) Network Monitoring
5 9 (7.56%) Network Design
6 8 (6.72%) Workflow
6 8 (6.72%) ITIL V3
6 8 (6.72%) Network Management
7 7 (5.88%) Process Management
7 7 (5.88%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.04%) Time Management
9 5 (4.20%) Capacity Management
9 5 (4.20%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 5 (4.20%) Project Planning
10 4 (3.36%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.36%) Project Management
10 4 (3.36%) Network Architecture
10 4 (3.36%) Demand Forecasting
10 4 (3.36%) Line Management
11 3 (2.52%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.45%) SQL
2 6 (5.04%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.04%) C#
3 5 (4.20%) C
4 3 (2.52%) Python
4 3 (2.52%) VBScript
4 3 (2.52%) VB
5 2 (1.68%) Java
5 2 (1.68%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.68%) Perl
5 2 (1.68%) PHP
6 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.84%) C++
Qualifications
1 38 (31.93%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (26.89%) CCNA
3 21 (17.65%) CCNP
4 18 (15.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 17 (14.29%) Degree
6 9 (7.56%) MCP
7 8 (6.72%) SC Cleared
7 8 (6.72%) MCSA
8 7 (5.88%) MCSE
8 7 (5.88%) MCITP
9 6 (5.04%) CCDP
10 5 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (3.36%) MCDST
11 4 (3.36%) JNCIS
12 3 (2.52%) CCSA
13 2 (1.68%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.84%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.72%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (24.37%) Active Directory
2 22 (18.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (13.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.52%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.68%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.84%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.84%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (8.40%) SCCM
2 8 (6.72%) Nagios
2 8 (6.72%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (5.04%) Munin
3 6 (5.04%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (4.20%) SCOM
4 5 (4.20%) WSUS
5 4 (3.36%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (2.52%) Netcool
6 3 (2.52%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (1.68%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.68%) OPNET
7 2 (1.68%) OpenView
7 2 (1.68%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (1.68%) Casper Suite
8 1 (0.84%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 45 (37.82%) Cisco
2 40 (33.61%) Microsoft
3 39 (32.77%) VMware
4 20 (16.81%) Juniper
5 16 (13.45%) CheckPoint
6 11 (9.24%) Citrix
6 11 (9.24%) Avaya
7 9 (7.56%) Nortel
8 7 (5.88%) Siemens
9 6 (5.04%) HP
9 6 (5.04%) Symantec
9 6 (5.04%) F5
10 5 (4.20%) Polycom
11 4 (3.36%) Infoblox
11 4 (3.36%) Sophos
11 4 (3.36%) McAfee
11 4 (3.36%) Apple
12 3 (2.52%) Verint
12 3 (2.52%) Genesys
12 3 (2.52%) Nokia
Bristol, Avon
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits shift bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Wiltshire
Wiltshire Council
Salary: From £22,212 to £24,472 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Chippenham
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Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
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