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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 160 162 167
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 78 49 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.25% 0.96% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.62% 5.86% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 68 43 48
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £42,500 £45,450
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
1024 836 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.47% 16.43% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 884 658 995
Average salary £35,000 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +32 32 £42,000 +47.36% 2
Bristol +9 24 £39,000 +41.81% 2
Dorset -15 8 £22,500 -43.75% 1
Somerset -16 6 £37,500 +87.50% 4
Gloucestershire 0 5 £27,500 -29.03% 3
Devon -26 2 £19,000 -34.48% 1
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 56 (30.94%) Telecoms
2 54 (29.83%) Cisco
3 53 (29.28%) SQL
3 53 (29.28%) Windows
4 51 (28.18%) WAN
5 40 (22.10%) Degree
6 39 (21.55%) LAN
7 38 (20.99%) Linux
8 36 (19.89%) C#
8 36 (19.89%) .NET
9 34 (18.78%) ITIL
9 34 (18.78%) VMware
10 33 (18.23%) Firewall
10 33 (18.23%) Cisco Certification
11 28 (15.47%) ASP.NET
11 28 (15.47%) Microsoft
12 26 (14.36%) HTML
13 25 (13.81%) JavaScript
13 25 (13.81%) Active Directory
14 24 (13.26%) SQL Server
14 24 (13.26%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (12.15%) Client/Server
15 22 (12.15%) Juniper
15 22 (12.15%) MPLS
15 22 (12.15%) Computer Science
15 22 (12.15%) Software Engineering
16 21 (11.60%) BGP
16 21 (11.60%) Network Security
17 20 (11.05%) Network Management
17 20 (11.05%) Windows 7

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 19 (10.50%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.84%) IIS
3 9 (4.97%) Apache
3 9 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (3.31%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.31%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.76%) CMS
6 3 (1.66%) Drupal
7 2 (1.10%) Lync
8 1 (0.55%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 20 (11.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.87%) MS Office
3 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.31%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (3.31%) Google Apps
2 2 (1.10%) Office 365
3 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 51 (28.18%) WAN
2 39 (21.55%) LAN
3 33 (18.23%) Firewall
4 22 (12.15%) MPLS
5 21 (11.60%) BGP
5 21 (11.60%) Network Security
6 19 (10.50%) PBX
6 19 (10.50%) VPN
7 18 (9.94%) VLAN
8 17 (9.39%) H.323
9 16 (8.84%) DNS
9 16 (8.84%) SAN
9 16 (8.84%) EIGRP
10 14 (7.73%) Internet
10 14 (7.73%) HTTP
11 13 (7.18%) IPsec
11 13 (7.18%) Unified Communications
12 12 (6.63%) Asterisk PBX
13 11 (6.08%) TCP/IP
14 10 (5.52%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.26%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.05%) MySQL
3 8 (4.42%) Big Data
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 56 (30.94%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.08%) Back Office
3 10 (5.52%) Finance
4 6 (3.31%) Marketing
5 5 (2.76%) Retail
6 4 (2.21%) Advertising
7 2 (1.10%) French Language
8 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 49 (27.07%) Developer
2 27 (14.92%) .NET Developer
3 26 (14.36%) C# Developer
3 26 (14.36%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (11.05%) Support Engineer
5 17 (9.39%) Administrator
6 15 (8.29%) Consultant
7 14 (7.73%) Systems Administrator
8 12 (6.63%) Network Engineer
9 10 (5.52%) Analyst
9 10 (5.52%) Applications Consultant
9 10 (5.52%) IT Support
10 9 (4.97%) Network Specialist
10 9 (4.97%) Desktop Support
10 9 (4.97%) Senior Consultant
11 8 (4.42%) Desktop Support Technician
11 8 (4.42%) Support Analyst
11 8 (4.42%) Support Technician
11 8 (4.42%) Windows Administrator
11 8 (4.42%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (19.89%) .NET
2 28 (15.47%) ASP.NET
3 26 (14.36%) HTML
4 9 (4.97%) jQuery
5 8 (4.42%) WCF
5 8 (4.42%) Silverlight
5 8 (4.42%) XML
5 8 (4.42%) Middleware
5 8 (4.42%) ADO
6 6 (3.31%) HTML5
6 6 (3.31%) REST
7 5 (2.76%) Software Packaging
8 3 (1.66%) Hibernate
8 3 (1.66%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (1.10%) CSS
10 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.15%) Client/Server
1 22 (12.15%) Computer Science
2 19 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (9.39%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (4.42%) PDA
5 7 (3.87%) IVR
6 6 (3.31%) Open Source
6 6 (3.31%) Xbox
6 6 (3.31%) User Experience
7 4 (2.21%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.21%) EPoS
8 3 (1.66%) CESG
8 3 (1.66%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.66%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.55%) Replication
10 1 (0.55%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 53 (29.28%) Windows
2 38 (20.99%) Linux
3 20 (11.05%) Windows 7
4 14 (7.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (4.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.76%) Windows XP
7 5 (2.76%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.10%) UNIX
8 2 (1.10%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.10%) AIX
8 2 (1.10%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (18.78%) ITIL
2 22 (12.15%) Software Engineering
3 20 (11.05%) Network Management
3 20 (11.05%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (8.84%) Line Management
5 15 (8.29%) ITIL V3
6 14 (7.73%) Service Delivery
7 12 (6.63%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (6.08%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (5.52%) Demand Forecasting
10 9 (4.97%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (4.42%) DNA
11 8 (4.42%) High Availability
12 7 (3.87%) Service Management
13 6 (3.31%) SOA
13 6 (3.31%) MVC
13 6 (3.31%) Asset Management
13 6 (3.31%) Performance Management
13 6 (3.31%) Performance Analysis
14 5 (2.76%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 53 (29.28%) SQL
2 36 (19.89%) C#
3 25 (13.81%) JavaScript
4 17 (9.39%) Python
5 14 (7.73%) Java
6 12 (6.63%) C
7 11 (6.08%) C++
7 11 (6.08%) Perl
7 11 (6.08%) PowerShell
7 11 (6.08%) VB
8 6 (3.31%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.66%) PHP
10 1 (0.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (22.10%) Degree
2 33 (18.23%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (11.05%) CCNP
4 19 (10.50%) CCNA
4 19 (10.50%) Security Cleared
5 18 (9.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (5.52%) CCDP
7 6 (3.31%) MCP
8 5 (2.76%) CCSP
9 4 (2.21%) MCDST
9 4 (2.21%) MCSE
9 4 (2.21%) MCSA
9 4 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.66%) HND
10 3 (1.66%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.10%) MCITP
11 2 (1.10%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.55%) CCIE
12 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.29%) SLA
2 6 (3.31%) QA
System Software
1 25 (13.81%) Active Directory
2 24 (13.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.08%) Terminal Services
4 8 (4.42%) VMware ESX
4 8 (4.42%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.66%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 19 (10.50%) Nagios
2 12 (6.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 11 (6.08%) CA Spectrum
3 11 (6.08%) SolarWinds Orion
3 11 (6.08%) OpenView
3 11 (6.08%) OPNET
4 9 (4.97%) CiscoWorks
4 9 (4.97%) Netcool
5 8 (4.42%) logstash
6 7 (3.87%) SCCM
7 4 (2.21%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (2.21%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (1.10%) WSUS
8 2 (1.10%) SCOM
9 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 54 (29.83%) Cisco
2 34 (18.78%) VMware
3 28 (15.47%) Microsoft
4 22 (12.15%) Juniper
5 19 (10.50%) SolarWinds
6 18 (9.94%) Avaya
7 14 (7.73%) F5
8 13 (7.18%) HP
9 11 (6.08%) CA
9 11 (6.08%) Polycom
9 11 (6.08%) Tandberg
9 11 (6.08%) Riverbed
9 11 (6.08%) CheckPoint
9 11 (6.08%) Verint
10 9 (4.97%) Genesys
11 8 (4.42%) Citrix
12 6 (3.31%) BMC
12 6 (3.31%) Compuware
12 6 (3.31%) Google
12 6 (3.31%) NetScout
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Imagine Publishing
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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Wiltshire
Wiltshire Council
Posted: 23 days ago