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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 120 176 141
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -35
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 126 76 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.33% 1.29% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.06% 6.38% 9.53%
Number of salaries quoted 122 68 82
Median salary £29,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,550 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.12% -2.50%
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
1045 1191 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.32% 20.24% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 849 1026 857
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,966 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +53 43 £24,000 -36.00% 2
Wiltshire +33 40 £32,500 +16.07% 2
Dorset +6 9 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Cornwall - 8 £23,000 -
Devon +10 7 £34,500 +21.05%
Gloucestershire -10 7 £24,500 -47.02%
Somerset -7 6 £23,500 +2.17% 1
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 167 (63.02%) Cisco
2 164 (61.89%) Windows
3 147 (55.47%) VMware
4 144 (54.34%) Microsoft
5 133 (50.19%) Firewall
6 131 (49.43%) VPN
6 131 (49.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 121 (45.66%) Active Directory
8 109 (41.13%) TCP/IP
9 104 (39.25%) WAN
10 93 (35.09%) LAN
11 82 (30.94%) Windows Server
12 81 (30.57%) MS Exchange
13 79 (29.81%) Linux
13 79 (29.81%) DNS
14 75 (28.30%) Cisco Certification
15 74 (27.92%) MPLS
16 67 (25.28%) ITIL
17 59 (22.26%) Cisco ASA
18 57 (21.51%) SSL
18 57 (21.51%) Data Centre
19 56 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
19 56 (21.13%) Telecoms
20 55 (20.75%) Juniper
21 51 (19.25%) CCNA
22 50 (18.87%) Office 365
23 49 (18.49%) MS Excel
24 48 (18.11%) Wireless
25 45 (16.98%) SMTP
26 42 (15.85%) Load Balancing

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 81 (30.57%) MS Exchange
2 37 (13.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 27 (10.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (9.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (5.66%) IIS
6 10 (3.77%) Skype for Business
7 7 (2.64%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.26%) Apache
9 3 (1.13%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 49 (18.49%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.40%) MS Office
3 6 (2.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (18.87%) Office 365
2 18 (6.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.02%) SaaS
4 2 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.38%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 133 (50.19%) Firewall
2 131 (49.43%) VPN
3 109 (41.13%) TCP/IP
4 104 (39.25%) WAN
5 93 (35.09%) LAN
6 79 (29.81%) DNS
7 74 (27.92%) MPLS
8 59 (22.26%) Cisco ASA
9 57 (21.51%) SSL
10 48 (18.11%) Wireless
11 45 (16.98%) SMTP
12 41 (15.47%) Broadband
13 37 (13.96%) Wi-Fi
14 27 (10.19%) ADSL
14 27 (10.19%) Unified Communications
15 26 (9.81%) Network Security
16 24 (9.06%) NetScreen
16 24 (9.06%) PBX
17 22 (8.30%) VLAN
18 19 (7.17%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.26%) MySQL
3 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.38%) MSI
General
1 56 (21.13%) Telecoms
2 15 (5.66%) Finance
3 12 (4.53%) Multimedia
4 10 (3.77%) Retail
5 3 (1.13%) Law
5 3 (1.13%) Legal
6 2 (0.75%) Billing
6 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Electronics
7 1 (0.38%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 89 (33.58%) Support Engineer
2 58 (21.89%) Network Engineer
3 31 (11.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 30 (11.32%) Cisco Engineer
5 29 (10.94%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 29 (10.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 24 (9.06%) Analyst
6 24 (9.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 22 (8.30%) Voice Engineer
8 21 (7.92%) Service Desk Support
9 20 (7.55%) IT Engineer
9 20 (7.55%) IT Support
9 20 (7.55%) Service Desk Engineer
10 19 (7.17%) Cisco Support
10 19 (7.17%) Support Analyst
11 18 (6.79%) Cisco Support Engineer
12 17 (6.42%) IT Support Engineer
13 16 (6.04%) 1st Line Support
13 16 (6.04%) Network Support
13 16 (6.04%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.51%) Spring
2 2 (0.75%) CSS
2 2 (0.75%) HTML
2 2 (0.75%) LAMP
2 2 (0.75%) XMPP
3 1 (0.38%) .NET
3 1 (0.38%) Django
3 1 (0.38%) jQuery
3 1 (0.38%) RESTful
3 1 (0.38%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 57 (21.51%) Data Centre
2 24 (9.06%) IVR
3 22 (8.30%) Video Conferencing
4 21 (7.92%) Driving Licence
5 20 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (6.79%) Computer Science
7 17 (6.42%) Data Protection Act
8 13 (4.91%) Replication
9 12 (4.53%) Clustering
10 10 (3.77%) Handset
10 10 (3.77%) iPhone
11 7 (2.64%) PKI
12 6 (2.26%) Management Information System
13 5 (1.89%) Blackberry
14 4 (1.51%) Hybrid Cloud
15 3 (1.13%) iPad
15 3 (1.13%) Mathematics
16 1 (0.38%) BYOD
16 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
16 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 164 (61.89%) Windows
2 82 (30.94%) Windows Server
3 79 (29.81%) Linux
4 56 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (15.09%) Windows 7
6 39 (14.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 37 (13.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (11.32%) Windows 10
8 30 (11.32%) Windows 8
9 13 (4.91%) Android
10 12 (4.53%) Unix
10 12 (4.53%) Windows Vista
11 5 (1.89%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.51%) CentOS
13 1 (0.38%) Solaris
13 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (25.28%) ITIL
2 42 (15.85%) Load Balancing
3 38 (14.34%) Project Management
4 36 (13.58%) Service Delivery
5 33 (12.45%) PRINCE2
6 30 (11.32%) Capacity Planning
7 23 (8.68%) Network Design
8 20 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 18 (6.79%) ITIL V3
10 17 (6.42%) Data Protection
11 15 (5.66%) Problem Management
12 14 (5.28%) High Availability
12 14 (5.28%) Mentoring
13 12 (4.53%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (4.53%) Service Management
13 12 (4.53%) Validation
14 11 (4.15%) Migration
14 11 (4.15%) Server Building
15 10 (3.77%) Capacity Management
15 10 (3.77%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (13.21%) SQL
2 15 (5.66%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.51%) C
4 3 (1.13%) C++
4 3 (1.13%) Perl
4 3 (1.13%) PHP
5 2 (0.75%) VBScript
6 1 (0.38%) Java
6 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.38%) Python
6 1 (0.38%) Ruby
6 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 75 (28.30%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (19.25%) CCNA
3 40 (15.09%) CCNP
4 39 (14.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (11.70%) Security Cleared
6 30 (11.32%) Degree
7 22 (8.30%) SC Cleared
8 20 (7.55%) MCSA
9 18 (6.79%) MCSE
10 16 (6.04%) A+ Certification
10 16 (6.04%) CCDP
10 16 (6.04%) MCP
10 16 (6.04%) Network+ Certification
11 14 (5.28%) MCITP
12 12 (4.53%) CCIE
12 12 (4.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (4.15%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (2.64%) CCVP
15 6 (2.26%) CCDA
15 6 (2.26%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.19%) SLA
2 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 131 (49.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 121 (45.66%) Active Directory
3 35 (13.21%) Hyper-V
4 18 (6.79%) Terminal Services
5 12 (4.53%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (2.26%) XenApp
7 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (1.13%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.75%) vSphere
9 1 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.38%) NFS
9 1 (0.38%) vCloud
9 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (8.30%) Cisco CUCM
1 22 (8.30%) Cisco UCCX
2 21 (7.92%) Cisco UCCE
3 11 (4.15%) Backup Exec
4 8 (3.02%) SCCM
5 7 (2.64%) SCOM
6 6 (2.26%) Cisco IPCC
7 3 (1.13%) TrustSec
8 2 (0.75%) Nagios
8 2 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.75%) WSUS
9 1 (0.38%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.38%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.38%) OpenView
9 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.38%) vMotion
Vendors
1 167 (63.02%) Cisco
2 147 (55.47%) VMware
3 144 (54.34%) Microsoft
4 55 (20.75%) Juniper
5 38 (14.34%) WatchGuard
6 36 (13.58%) CheckPoint
7 24 (9.06%) Avaya
8 17 (6.42%) HP
9 15 (5.66%) Veeam
10 14 (5.28%) Aruba
10 14 (5.28%) Citrix
10 14 (5.28%) Draytek
11 13 (4.91%) Mitel
12 12 (4.53%) Siemens
13 11 (4.15%) BT
13 11 (4.15%) Dell
13 11 (4.15%) F5
13 11 (4.15%) Symantec
13 11 (4.15%) Veritas
13 11 (4.15%) ZyXEL
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