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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 161 175 174
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 85 66 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.49% 1.10% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.81% 6.79% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 77 60 56
Average salary £29,000 £31,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.45% +5.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,950 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
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
1088 972 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.05% 16.22% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 918 840 705
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 9 February 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 9 February 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
Dorset +26 25 £24,000 +7.86% 2
Devon +11 22 £29,000 +26.08% 2
Somerset -6 13 £26,500 +15.21%
Wiltshire -7 11 £46,150 +31.85% 3
Bristol -1 8 £42,500 +37.09% 4
Gloucestershire +7 5 £37,500 -9.09% 2
Cornwall - 1 £17,000 - 1
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 54 (45.76%) VMware
2 52 (44.07%) Active Directory
3 48 (40.68%) Microsoft
3 48 (40.68%) Windows
4 45 (38.14%) MS Exchange
5 37 (31.36%) Citrix
6 36 (30.51%) Cisco
6 36 (30.51%) WAN
7 32 (27.12%) SAN
8 31 (26.27%) Telecoms
9 30 (25.42%) VPN
9 30 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (23.73%) Windows Server
11 27 (22.88%) DNS
11 27 (22.88%) Firewall
12 26 (22.03%) MS Office
13 25 (21.19%) Hyper-V
13 25 (21.19%) Office 365
14 24 (20.34%) Linux
14 24 (20.34%) Cisco Certification
15 23 (19.49%) Veeam
15 23 (19.49%) PowerShell
16 21 (17.80%) Wireless
16 21 (17.80%) MPLS
16 21 (17.80%) Data Centre
17 20 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
17 20 (16.95%) DHCP
17 20 (16.95%) LAN
18 19 (16.10%) SQL
18 19 (16.10%) VBScript

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 45 (38.14%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (7.63%) Apache
4 7 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.08%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.85%) IIS
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (22.03%) MS Office
2 10 (8.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (21.19%) Office 365
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (30.51%) WAN
2 32 (27.12%) SAN
3 30 (25.42%) VPN
4 27 (22.88%) DNS
4 27 (22.88%) Firewall
5 21 (17.80%) MPLS
5 21 (17.80%) Wireless
6 20 (16.95%) DHCP
6 20 (16.95%) LAN
7 19 (16.10%) OSPF
7 19 (16.10%) Unified Communications
8 18 (15.25%) EIGRP
8 18 (15.25%) TCP/IP
9 17 (14.41%) Wi-Fi
10 16 (13.56%) SSL
10 16 (13.56%) VLAN
11 14 (11.86%) PBX
12 12 (10.17%) BGP
12 12 (10.17%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (8.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.78%) MySQL
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 31 (26.27%) Telecoms
2 11 (9.32%) Finance
3 6 (5.08%) Retail
4 4 (3.39%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.69%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.85%) Back Office
6 1 (0.85%) Billing
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (27.97%) Support Engineer
2 19 (16.10%) Infrastructure Technician
3 15 (12.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 15 (12.71%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (11.86%) 2nd Line Support
4 14 (11.86%) IT Technician
5 13 (11.02%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 13 (11.02%) Infrastructure Support Technician
5 13 (11.02%) IT Support
5 13 (11.02%) Network Engineer
5 13 (11.02%) Support Technician
6 11 (9.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 11 (9.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (7.63%) IT Engineer
7 9 (7.63%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 8 (6.78%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
8 8 (6.78%) IT Manager
8 8 (6.78%) Project Manager
8 8 (6.78%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.93%) LAMP
2 4 (3.39%) .NET
2 4 (3.39%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.80%) Data Centre
2 17 (14.41%) Driving Licence
3 12 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.63%) IVR
5 6 (5.08%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (4.24%) PKI
7 4 (3.39%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (3.39%) EqualLogic
7 4 (3.39%) Replication
8 2 (1.69%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.69%) Handset
9 1 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.85%) iPad
9 1 (0.85%) iPhone
9 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 48 (40.68%) Windows
2 28 (23.73%) Windows Server
3 24 (20.34%) Linux
4 20 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (5.93%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.85%) CentOS
8 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.25%) ITIL
2 17 (14.41%) Performance Improvement
3 12 (10.17%) Project Management
4 11 (9.32%) Load Balancing
5 8 (6.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (5.08%) Fault Analysis
6 6 (5.08%) High Availability
6 6 (5.08%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.24%) Coaching
7 5 (4.24%) CRM
7 5 (4.24%) Data Protection
7 5 (4.24%) Software Engineering
7 5 (4.24%) Validation
8 4 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (3.39%) Asset Management
8 4 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.39%) Network Design
8 4 (3.39%) Programme Management
8 4 (3.39%) Service Management
8 4 (3.39%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.49%) PowerShell
2 19 (16.10%) SQL
2 19 (16.10%) VBScript
3 7 (5.93%) Perl
3 7 (5.93%) PHP
4 5 (4.24%) C++
5 4 (3.39%) C#
5 4 (3.39%) VB
6 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (20.34%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (11.86%) CCNP
3 10 (8.47%) CCNA
4 6 (5.08%) CCNP Voice
5 5 (4.24%) Degree
6 4 (3.39%) CCA
6 4 (3.39%) CCDP
6 4 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.54%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.54%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.69%) CCDA
8 2 (1.69%) CCIE
8 2 (1.69%) MCSA
8 2 (1.69%) MCSE
9 1 (0.85%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.85%) CCVP
9 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.85%) MCP
9 1 (0.85%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) QA
2 3 (2.54%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (44.07%) Active Directory
2 30 (25.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (21.19%) Hyper-V
4 11 (9.32%) XenApp
5 7 (5.93%) Terminal Services
6 4 (3.39%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (6.78%) SCCM
2 7 (5.93%) SCOM
3 6 (5.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (5.08%) Cisco UCCE
3 6 (5.08%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (4.24%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.85%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.85%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 54 (45.76%) VMware
2 48 (40.68%) Microsoft
3 37 (31.36%) Citrix
4 36 (30.51%) Cisco
5 23 (19.49%) Veeam
6 17 (14.41%) Progress
7 8 (6.78%) Juniper
8 7 (5.93%) NetApp
8 7 (5.93%) Palo Alto
9 6 (5.08%) Sophos
10 5 (4.24%) HP
10 5 (4.24%) Intel Security
11 4 (3.39%) BT
11 4 (3.39%) Dell
11 4 (3.39%) F5
11 4 (3.39%) Intel
12 3 (2.54%) Mitel
13 2 (1.69%) Fortinet
13 2 (1.69%) SolarWinds
13 2 (1.69%) WatchGuard
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: Salary + car + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + training
Posted: 5 days ago
Devon
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car, bonus and others
Posted: 7 days ago
Dorchester
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 20 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago