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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 183 163 172
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 58 54 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.92% 1.03% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.70% 6.71% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 44 44 40
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,501 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £46,850
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
1018 805 1144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.09% 15.31% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 860 629 954
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +19 25 £38,500 - 5
Bristol -4 15 £37,500 +25.00% 6
Somerset -10 6 £37,500 +87.50% 7
Gloucestershire -3 5 £27,500 -15.38% 4
Devon -25 3 £19,000 -34.48% 1
Dorset -30 3 £37,500 +20.00%
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 51 (32.48%) Windows
2 49 (31.21%) Cisco
3 47 (29.94%) WAN
4 43 (27.39%) Telecoms
5 38 (24.20%) SQL
6 33 (21.02%) Linux
7 32 (20.38%) LAN
7 32 (20.38%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (20.38%) VMware
8 31 (19.75%) Firewall
8 31 (19.75%) Degree
8 31 (19.75%) ITIL
9 25 (15.92%) C#
9 25 (15.92%) .NET
10 24 (15.29%) Active Directory
11 23 (14.65%) Juniper
12 21 (13.38%) MPLS
12 21 (13.38%) Microsoft
12 21 (13.38%) MS Exchange
13 20 (12.74%) Security Cleared
13 20 (12.74%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (12.10%) BGP
14 19 (12.10%) VPN
14 19 (12.10%) CCNP
14 19 (12.10%) HTML
14 19 (12.10%) Network Security
15 18 (11.46%) SQL Server
15 18 (11.46%) CCNA
16 17 (10.83%) ASP.NET
16 17 (10.83%) MS Excel

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 21 (13.38%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (6.37%) IIS
4 7 (4.46%) Apache
5 6 (3.82%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.82%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.55%) Lync
7 2 (1.27%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.82%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (3.82%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (29.94%) WAN
2 32 (20.38%) LAN
3 31 (19.75%) Firewall
4 21 (13.38%) MPLS
5 19 (12.10%) BGP
5 19 (12.10%) VPN
5 19 (12.10%) Network Security
6 14 (8.92%) PBX
7 13 (8.28%) SAN
7 13 (8.28%) EIGRP
7 13 (8.28%) Unified Communications
7 13 (8.28%) VLAN
8 12 (7.64%) Asterisk PBX
8 12 (7.64%) Internet
8 12 (7.64%) DNS
9 10 (6.37%) HTTP
9 10 (6.37%) TCP/IP
9 10 (6.37%) IPsec
10 9 (5.73%) H.323
10 9 (5.73%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.01%) MySQL
3 4 (2.55%) Big Data
4 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (27.39%) Telecoms
2 6 (3.82%) Finance
2 6 (3.82%) Back Office
3 5 (3.18%) Marketing
4 4 (2.55%) Retail
4 4 (2.55%) Advertising
5 2 (1.27%) Publishing
5 2 (1.27%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.27%) French Language
6 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 34 (21.66%) Developer
2 20 (12.74%) Support Engineer
3 17 (10.83%) C# Developer
3 17 (10.83%) .NET Developer
3 17 (10.83%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (9.55%) Network Engineer
5 14 (8.92%) Consultant
6 13 (8.28%) Administrator
7 12 (7.64%) IT Support
8 10 (6.37%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (6.37%) Analyst
9 9 (5.73%) Applications Consultant
10 8 (5.10%) Support Analyst
10 8 (5.10%) Senior Consultant
10 8 (5.10%) Agile C# Developer
11 7 (4.46%) Linux Administrator
11 7 (4.46%) Network Specialist
11 7 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support
12 6 (3.82%) Network Manager
12 6 (3.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.92%) .NET
2 19 (12.10%) HTML
3 17 (10.83%) ASP.NET
4 8 (5.10%) ADO
4 8 (5.10%) Middleware
4 8 (5.10%) WCF
4 8 (5.10%) Silverlight
5 5 (3.18%) Software Packaging
6 4 (2.55%) HTML5
6 4 (2.55%) REST
6 4 (2.55%) jQuery
6 4 (2.55%) XML
7 3 (1.91%) CSS
8 2 (1.27%) LAMP
9 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.55%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.28%) Video Conferencing
2 13 (8.28%) Client/Server
3 12 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.82%) Xbox
4 6 (3.82%) Open Source
4 6 (3.82%) IVR
5 5 (3.18%) PDA
5 5 (3.18%) User Experience
6 4 (2.55%) CESG
6 4 (2.55%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.27%) Photography
7 2 (1.27%) EPoS
7 2 (1.27%) Clustering
7 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.64%) Replication
8 1 (0.64%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.64%) PMI
8 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 51 (32.48%) Windows
2 33 (21.02%) Linux
3 16 (10.19%) Windows 7
4 12 (7.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (7.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (5.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.82%) Windows XP
8 5 (3.18%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.27%) Mac OS X Server
9 2 (1.27%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.27%) AIX
9 2 (1.27%) UNIX
9 2 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.75%) ITIL
2 16 (10.19%) Network Management
3 15 (9.55%) Software Engineering
4 13 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (7.64%) ITIL V3
6 11 (7.01%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (7.01%) Line Management
6 11 (7.01%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (7.01%) Service Delivery
7 10 (6.37%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (3.82%) Service Management
8 6 (3.82%) Asset Management
9 5 (3.18%) Network Design
9 5 (3.18%) Performance Management
9 5 (3.18%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 5 (3.18%) Project Planning
9 5 (3.18%) PRINCE2
9 5 (3.18%) Demand Forecasting
9 5 (3.18%) Capacity Management
9 5 (3.18%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (24.20%) SQL
2 25 (15.92%) C#
3 16 (10.19%) Python
4 13 (8.28%) JavaScript
5 10 (6.37%) Perl
5 10 (6.37%) C++
5 10 (6.37%) Java
5 10 (6.37%) PowerShell
5 10 (6.37%) VB
6 7 (4.46%) C
7 6 (3.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (20.38%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (19.75%) Degree
3 20 (12.74%) Security Cleared
4 19 (12.10%) CCNP
5 18 (11.46%) CCNA
6 14 (8.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (7.01%) CCDP
8 6 (3.82%) MCP
9 5 (3.18%) CCSP
10 4 (2.55%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.55%) MCDST
10 4 (2.55%) MCITP
10 4 (2.55%) MCSE
10 4 (2.55%) MCSA
10 4 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.91%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.64%) CCIE
12 1 (0.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.92%) SLA
2 2 (1.27%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (15.29%) Active Directory
2 20 (12.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.37%) Terminal Services
4 8 (5.10%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.55%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.27%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 15 (9.55%) Nagios
2 10 (6.37%) OpenView
2 10 (6.37%) OPNET
2 10 (6.37%) SolarWinds Orion
2 10 (6.37%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (6.37%) CA Spectrum
3 9 (5.73%) SCCM
4 5 (3.18%) CiscoWorks
4 5 (3.18%) Netcool
4 5 (3.18%) Casper Suite
5 4 (2.55%) WSUS
5 4 (2.55%) logstash
5 4 (2.55%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (2.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.55%) SCOM
6 1 (0.64%) Munin
6 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 49 (31.21%) Cisco
2 32 (20.38%) VMware
3 23 (14.65%) Juniper
4 21 (13.38%) Microsoft
5 16 (10.19%) Avaya
6 14 (8.92%) CheckPoint
6 14 (8.92%) SolarWinds
6 14 (8.92%) F5
7 12 (7.64%) HP
8 10 (6.37%) CA
8 10 (6.37%) Riverbed
9 7 (4.46%) Verint
9 7 (4.46%) Citrix
9 7 (4.46%) Genesys
9 7 (4.46%) Polycom
9 7 (4.46%) Tandberg
10 6 (3.82%) Google
10 6 (3.82%) Facebook
11 5 (3.18%) NetScout
11 5 (3.18%) BMC
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