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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 166 135 171
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +36
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 74 97 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.26% 1.58% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.40% 9.25% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 66 82 40
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,650 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,625 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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
1157 1049 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.69% 17.07% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 878 697
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -20 20 £28,000 -37.77% 2
Dorset +5 16 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Bristol -27 15 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Gloucestershire - 12 £46,250 -
Somerset +1 4 £23,000 -40.64%
Devon - 4 £28,500 - 1
Avon - 3 £37,500 -
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 60 (45.45%) Windows
2 50 (37.88%) Firewall
3 48 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 45 (34.09%) VMware
5 43 (32.58%) Telecoms
6 40 (30.30%) Cisco
7 39 (29.55%) TCP/IP
8 36 (27.27%) Active Directory
8 36 (27.27%) WAN
9 30 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
10 29 (21.97%) MPLS
11 28 (21.21%) MS Exchange
11 28 (21.21%) CCNA
12 27 (20.45%) Citrix
13 26 (19.70%) SQL
13 26 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
14 25 (18.94%) LAN
15 24 (18.18%) MS Excel
16 23 (17.42%) ITIL
16 23 (17.42%) Office 365
17 21 (15.91%) VPN
17 21 (15.91%) DNS
18 20 (15.15%) Windows XP
18 20 (15.15%) Hyper-V
19 19 (14.39%) MS Office
20 17 (12.88%) Windows Server 2008
20 17 (12.88%) Windows Server 2012
21 16 (12.12%) Broadband
21 16 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
22 15 (11.36%) PBX

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 10 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.55%) Apache
4 6 (4.55%) Lync
5 5 (3.79%) IIS
6 4 (3.03%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 19 (14.39%) MS Office
3 5 (3.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.76%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 23 (17.42%) Office 365
2 4 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.03%) SaaS
3 3 (2.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 50 (37.88%) Firewall
2 39 (29.55%) TCP/IP
3 36 (27.27%) WAN
4 29 (21.97%) MPLS
5 25 (18.94%) LAN
6 21 (15.91%) VPN
6 21 (15.91%) DNS
7 16 (12.12%) Broadband
8 15 (11.36%) PBX
9 13 (9.85%) Unified Communications
10 12 (9.09%) DHCP
10 12 (9.09%) SAN
10 12 (9.09%) Internet
11 10 (7.58%) DPNSS
12 9 (6.82%) PABX
12 9 (6.82%) VLAN
13 8 (6.06%) SDH
14 7 (5.30%) SMTP
14 7 (5.30%) DASS2
14 7 (5.30%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.55%) MySQL
3 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 43 (32.58%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.30%) Local Government
4 4 (3.03%) Marketing
4 4 (3.03%) Advertising
4 4 (3.03%) Back Office
5 3 (2.27%) Retail
6 2 (1.52%) Finance
6 2 (1.52%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.52%) Law
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 21 (15.91%) Network Engineer
3 13 (9.85%) Account Manager
4 12 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 12 (9.09%) Senior Account Manager
5 10 (7.58%) Administrator
5 10 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (6.82%) Network Support
7 7 (5.30%) Network Support Engineer
7 7 (5.30%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (5.30%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (5.30%) Technical Architect
7 7 (5.30%) Architect
7 7 (5.30%) Analyst
8 6 (4.55%) Consultant
8 6 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.55%) Technical Support
8 6 (4.55%) IT Support
9 4 (3.03%) Communications Engineer
9 4 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.79%) Web Services
2 4 (3.03%) Middleware
2 4 (3.03%) HTML
3 3 (2.27%) .NET
3 3 (2.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.27%) LAMP
3 3 (2.27%) CSS
4 1 (0.76%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.30%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (5.30%) CCTV
3 3 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.27%) FMCG
3 3 (2.27%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.52%) Clustering
4 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.52%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.76%) CMDB
5 1 (0.76%) Wiki
5 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.76%) Handset
5 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.76%) DTV
5 1 (0.76%) iPhone
5 1 (0.76%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 60 (45.45%) Windows
2 20 (15.15%) Windows XP
3 17 (12.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (12.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (9.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (7.58%) Windows 8
6 9 (6.82%) Linux
7 8 (6.06%) Windows 7
8 6 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.27%) CentOS
9 3 (2.27%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.27%) Debian
9 3 (2.27%) UNIX
9 3 (2.27%) Android
10 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.42%) ITIL
2 13 (9.85%) Business Development
3 12 (9.09%) Network Design
4 10 (7.58%) Service Delivery
5 9 (6.82%) Workflow
6 7 (5.30%) Time Management
6 7 (5.30%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (4.55%) CRM
7 6 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (3.79%) Project Management
8 5 (3.79%) Service Management
8 5 (3.79%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (3.79%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (3.03%) Memory Management
9 4 (3.03%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.03%) Business Continuity
9 4 (3.03%) Change Management
10 3 (2.27%) Process Management
10 3 (2.27%) ERP
10 3 (2.27%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.70%) SQL
2 8 (6.06%) C
3 6 (4.55%) C#
4 5 (3.79%) Python
4 5 (3.79%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.03%) C++
6 3 (2.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.27%) PHP
7 2 (1.52%) Java
8 1 (0.76%) Perl
8 1 (0.76%) VBScript
8 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (21.21%) CCNA
3 16 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (10.61%) MCSE
5 12 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 11 (8.33%) CCNP
7 8 (6.06%) MCSA
8 6 (4.55%) SC Cleared
9 5 (3.79%) Degree
9 5 (3.79%) CCENT
10 3 (2.27%) JNCIA
10 3 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.27%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.52%) MCDST
11 2 (1.52%) MCITP
12 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.76%) CCDA
12 1 (0.76%) CCDP
12 1 (0.76%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.30%) SLA
2 4 (3.03%) QA
3 3 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 26 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (15.15%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.79%) Terminal Services
4 5 (3.79%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.27%) XenApp
5 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.52%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.52%) vSphere
7 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.76%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.76%) XenServer
7 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.76%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (6.82%) SCCM
2 1 (0.76%) SCOM
2 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.76%) Windows Intune
2 1 (0.76%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.76%) SCSM
2 1 (0.76%) OpenView
2 1 (0.76%) Nagios
2 1 (0.76%) OPNET
2 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 48 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 45 (34.09%) VMware
3 40 (30.30%) Cisco
4 27 (20.45%) Citrix
5 14 (10.61%) Siemens
6 8 (6.06%) Avaya
6 8 (6.06%) Nortel
7 6 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.55%) Apple
8 5 (3.79%) Juniper
9 4 (3.03%) CheckPoint
9 4 (3.03%) Riverbed
9 4 (3.03%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.27%) HP
10 3 (2.27%) Dell
10 3 (2.27%) Google
11 2 (1.52%) Veeam
12 1 (0.76%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.76%) F5
12 1 (0.76%) MobileIron
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