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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 120 193 162
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -31
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 140 57 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.47% 0.92% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.23% 5.18% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 135 50 68
Average salary £30,000 £33,750 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -4.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,400 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +4.16%
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
1145 1100 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.23% 17.80% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 981 919 774
Average salary £38,500 £35,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.45% -7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,325
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(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
Somerset +20 26 £32,500 +25.00% 5
Wiltshire 0 26 £45,000 +17.64% 1
Gloucestershire +26 23 £33,000 -12.00% 2
Cornwall +7 21 £20,500 -4.65% 2
Dorset +19 18 £24,000 -36.00% 2
Bristol +2 17 £35,000 +27.27% 7
Devon +7 3 £29,000 - 1
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 120 (57.42%) Microsoft
2 114 (54.55%) VMware
3 104 (49.76%) Windows
4 95 (45.45%) Cisco
5 92 (44.02%) VMware Infrastructure
6 88 (42.11%) Active Directory
7 80 (38.28%) VPN
7 80 (38.28%) Firewall
8 79 (37.80%) MS Exchange
9 71 (33.97%) TCP/IP
10 66 (31.58%) WAN
11 63 (30.14%) LAN
12 59 (28.23%) Windows Server
13 57 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
14 56 (26.79%) Linux
15 55 (26.32%) ITIL
15 55 (26.32%) DNS
15 55 (26.32%) Telecoms
16 48 (22.97%) MPLS
17 47 (22.49%) Data Centre
18 45 (21.53%) SSL
19 44 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
19 44 (21.05%) Office 365
20 42 (20.10%) Wireless
21 39 (18.66%) Windows Server 2012
22 38 (18.18%) Hyper-V
22 38 (18.18%) CCNP
23 34 (16.27%) Cisco ASA
23 34 (16.27%) Windows Server 2003
24 33 (15.79%) Citrix

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 79 (37.80%) MS Exchange
2 33 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (4.78%) Apache
6 7 (3.35%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.44%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.48%) IIS
8 1 (0.48%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 33 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 23 (11.00%) MS Office
3 6 (2.87%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 44 (21.05%) Office 365
2 12 (5.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.91%) SaaS
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.48%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 80 (38.28%) Firewall
1 80 (38.28%) VPN
2 71 (33.97%) TCP/IP
3 66 (31.58%) WAN
4 63 (30.14%) LAN
5 55 (26.32%) DNS
6 48 (22.97%) MPLS
7 45 (21.53%) SSL
8 44 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
9 42 (20.10%) Wireless
10 34 (16.27%) Cisco ASA
11 30 (14.35%) EIGRP
12 29 (13.88%) SAN
13 28 (13.40%) Unified Communications
14 27 (12.92%) DHCP
15 26 (12.44%) Network Security
16 24 (11.48%) OSPF
16 24 (11.48%) VLAN
17 21 (10.05%) PBX
18 20 (9.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.78%) MySQL
3 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.48%) MSI
General
1 55 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.22%) Finance
3 11 (5.26%) Multimedia
4 10 (4.78%) Retail
5 3 (1.44%) Advertising
6 2 (0.96%) Billing
6 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.48%) Back Office
7 1 (0.48%) Electronics
7 1 (0.48%) Legal
7 1 (0.48%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 77 (36.84%) Support Engineer
2 39 (18.66%) 2nd Line Support
3 35 (16.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 35 (16.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 25 (11.96%) Network Engineer
5 22 (10.53%) IT Support
5 22 (10.53%) Voice Engineer
6 20 (9.57%) IT Engineer
7 18 (8.61%) Cisco Engineer
8 17 (8.13%) Analyst
8 17 (8.13%) Infrastructure Technician
9 14 (6.70%) Cisco Support
9 14 (6.70%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 14 (6.70%) Service Desk Support
10 13 (6.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 13 (6.22%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (6.22%) Infrastructure Support
10 13 (6.22%) Infrastructure Support Technician
10 13 (6.22%) Support Analyst
10 13 (6.22%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.83%) LAMP
2 4 (1.91%) .NET
2 4 (1.91%) .NET Framework
2 4 (1.91%) Spring
3 2 (0.96%) CSS
3 2 (0.96%) HTML
3 2 (0.96%) XMPP
4 1 (0.48%) Django
4 1 (0.48%) jQuery
4 1 (0.48%) RESTful
4 1 (0.48%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.48%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (22.49%) Data Centre
2 30 (14.35%) Driving Licence
3 22 (10.53%) IVR
4 18 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (7.18%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
6 11 (5.26%) PKI
7 6 (2.87%) Handset
7 6 (2.87%) iPhone
7 6 (2.87%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.91%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.91%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.91%) EqualLogic
8 4 (1.91%) Replication
9 3 (1.44%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.44%) iPad
10 2 (0.96%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 104 (49.76%) Windows
2 59 (28.23%) Windows Server
3 56 (26.79%) Linux
4 39 (18.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (16.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (12.44%) Windows 7
7 22 (10.53%) Windows 8
8 19 (9.09%) Windows 10
9 16 (7.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (4.78%) Unix
10 10 (4.78%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.44%) Android
12 2 (0.96%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.48%) CentOS
13 1 (0.48%) Solaris
13 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (26.32%) ITIL
2 29 (13.88%) Load Balancing
3 28 (13.40%) Project Management
4 27 (12.92%) PRINCE2
5 25 (11.96%) Capacity Planning
6 22 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 19 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (8.13%) Network Design
8 17 (8.13%) Performance Improvement
9 12 (5.74%) Validation
10 11 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (5.26%) Data Protection
10 11 (5.26%) Fault Analysis
11 8 (3.83%) Mentoring
12 7 (3.35%) Computer Security
13 6 (2.87%) High Availability
13 6 (2.87%) ITIL V3
14 5 (2.39%) Business Continuity
14 5 (2.39%) Capacity Management
14 5 (2.39%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.00%) PowerShell
2 17 (8.13%) VBScript
3 10 (4.78%) SQL
4 9 (4.31%) Perl
4 9 (4.31%) PHP
5 5 (2.39%) VB
6 3 (1.44%) C
6 3 (1.44%) C++
7 1 (0.48%) Java
7 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.48%) Python
7 1 (0.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 57 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (18.18%) CCNP
3 30 (14.35%) CCNA
4 20 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (7.66%) Security Cleared
6 14 (6.70%) A+ Certification
6 14 (6.70%) Degree
6 14 (6.70%) MCSA
6 14 (6.70%) Network+ Certification
7 12 (5.74%) CCDP
7 12 (5.74%) SC Cleared
8 11 (5.26%) CCNP Voice
9 8 (3.83%) CCVP
10 6 (2.87%) CCDA
11 5 (2.39%) MCP
11 5 (2.39%) MCSE
12 4 (1.91%) CCA
12 4 (1.91%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (1.44%) CCIE
13 3 (1.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.22%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 92 (44.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 88 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 38 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 13 (6.22%) XenApp
5 10 (4.78%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (4.31%) Terminal Services
7 4 (1.91%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.48%) NFS
8 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (12.92%) Cisco CUCM
1 27 (12.92%) Cisco UCCX
2 26 (12.44%) Cisco UCCE
3 10 (4.78%) Cisco IPCC
3 10 (4.78%) SCOM
4 9 (4.31%) SCCM
5 2 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.48%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.48%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.48%) Nagios
6 1 (0.48%) OpenView
6 1 (0.48%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.48%) TrustSec
6 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 120 (57.42%) Microsoft
2 114 (54.55%) VMware
3 95 (45.45%) Cisco
4 33 (15.79%) Citrix
5 32 (15.31%) Juniper
6 22 (10.53%) WatchGuard
7 21 (10.05%) Veeam
8 17 (8.13%) Progress
9 14 (6.70%) Aruba
10 13 (6.22%) CheckPoint
11 10 (4.78%) Avaya
11 10 (4.78%) F5
11 10 (4.78%) Intel Security
11 10 (4.78%) Palo Alto
12 9 (4.31%) BT
12 9 (4.31%) Intel
12 9 (4.31%) NetApp
13 8 (3.83%) HP
14 7 (3.35%) Siemens
15 5 (2.39%) Mitel
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