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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 177 167 158
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 63 58 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.06% 1.10% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.42% 6.49% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 54 56 46
Average salary £30,000 £29,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £23,057
10% offered a salary of more than £44,850 £43,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
981 893 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.50% 16.96% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 844 688 946
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,400 £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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +25 25 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Somerset +8 13 £23,000 +15.00% 1
Devon - 9 £22,500 - 1
Bristol -18 6 £32,500 +3.17% 1
Dorset -40 6 £30,000 -29.41% 3
Gloucestershire -8 4 £38,750 +46.22% 1
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 50 (43.10%) Windows
2 49 (42.24%) Firewall
3 41 (35.34%) Microsoft
4 40 (34.48%) WAN
5 39 (33.62%) Cisco
5 39 (33.62%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (30.17%) LAN
6 35 (30.17%) VMware
7 33 (28.45%) CCNA
8 32 (27.59%) ITIL
9 30 (25.86%) Active Directory
9 30 (25.86%) VPN
10 28 (24.14%) MPLS
10 28 (24.14%) MS Exchange
11 24 (20.69%) MS Excel
11 24 (20.69%) Network Security
12 21 (18.10%) CCNP
12 21 (18.10%) Telecoms
13 19 (16.38%) Wireless
13 19 (16.38%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (16.38%) TCP/IP
14 18 (15.52%) MS Office
14 18 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (15.52%) Windows Server 2012
15 17 (14.66%) Security Cleared
15 17 (14.66%) Degree
15 17 (14.66%) SQL
15 17 (14.66%) Linux
15 17 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (14.66%) Juniper

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 28 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.03%) Apache
4 6 (5.17%) Lync
5 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.59%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 18 (15.52%) MS Office
3 9 (7.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.86%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Office 365
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.86%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 49 (42.24%) Firewall
2 40 (34.48%) WAN
3 35 (30.17%) LAN
4 30 (25.86%) VPN
5 28 (24.14%) MPLS
6 24 (20.69%) Network Security
7 19 (16.38%) TCP/IP
7 19 (16.38%) Wireless
8 14 (12.07%) SAN
8 14 (12.07%) BGP
9 13 (11.21%) DNS
10 12 (10.34%) Internet
10 12 (10.34%) VLAN
11 10 (8.62%) IPsec
11 10 (8.62%) SDH
12 9 (7.76%) DWDM
13 8 (6.90%) PBX
14 7 (6.03%) DHCP
14 7 (6.03%) HTTP
14 7 (6.03%) DASS2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.90%) MySQL
1 8 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 21 (18.10%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.31%) Finance
2 5 (4.31%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.45%) Retail
4 3 (2.59%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.72%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.72%) Publishing
6 1 (0.86%) Advertising
6 1 (0.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (25.86%) Network Engineer
2 23 (19.83%) Support Engineer
3 10 (8.62%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (6.03%) IT Support
5 6 (5.17%) Technical Support
5 6 (5.17%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (5.17%) Network Support
6 5 (4.31%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (4.31%) Network Specialist
6 5 (4.31%) Support Technician
6 5 (4.31%) Administrator
7 4 (3.45%) Systems Support
7 4 (3.45%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (3.45%) Desktop Support
7 4 (3.45%) Security Engineer
7 4 (3.45%) Help Desk Engineer
7 4 (3.45%) Systems Support Engineer
7 4 (3.45%) Desktop Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.76%) LAMP
2 7 (6.03%) CSS
3 5 (4.31%) HTML
4 4 (3.45%) .NET
5 3 (2.59%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.72%) Middleware
7 1 (0.86%) ADO
7 1 (0.86%) WCF
7 1 (0.86%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.62%) CCTV
2 9 (7.76%) Clustering
3 8 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.45%) CESG
5 4 (3.45%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.45%) PDA
6 3 (2.59%) Replication
7 2 (1.72%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.72%) Photography
7 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.86%) Social Media
8 1 (0.86%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.86%) PMI
8 1 (0.86%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 50 (43.10%) Windows
2 18 (15.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (15.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (14.66%) Linux
4 16 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (12.93%) Windows 7
6 10 (8.62%) Windows XP
7 7 (6.03%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (4.31%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.45%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.72%) Debian
10 2 (1.72%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (1.72%) Android
10 2 (1.72%) CentOS
11 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.59%) ITIL
2 14 (12.07%) Network Design
3 13 (11.21%) Performance Monitoring
4 12 (10.34%) Change Management
5 11 (9.48%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (7.76%) Network Management
7 8 (6.90%) ITIL V3
7 8 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 8 (6.90%) Workflow
8 7 (6.03%) Process Management
9 5 (4.31%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 5 (4.31%) Project Planning
9 5 (4.31%) Capacity Management
10 4 (3.45%) Demand Forecasting
10 4 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (3.45%) Time Management
10 4 (3.45%) Network Architecture
10 4 (3.45%) CRM
10 4 (3.45%) Project Management
10 4 (3.45%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.66%) SQL
2 9 (7.76%) C
2 9 (7.76%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.31%) PHP
4 4 (3.45%) C#
4 4 (3.45%) Python
5 3 (2.59%) VBScript
5 3 (2.59%) VB
5 3 (2.59%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.72%) Perl
6 2 (1.72%) Java
7 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (33.62%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (28.45%) CCNA
3 21 (18.10%) CCNP
4 17 (14.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (14.66%) Degree
4 17 (14.66%) Security Cleared
5 8 (6.90%) SC Cleared
6 7 (6.03%) MCITP
6 7 (6.03%) MCSE
7 6 (5.17%) MCSA
7 6 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (5.17%) CCDP
8 4 (3.45%) JNCIS
8 4 (3.45%) MCP
8 4 (3.45%) VCP4
9 3 (2.59%) CCSA
10 2 (1.72%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.86%) CCIE
11 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) SLA
2 3 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (25.86%) Active Directory
2 19 (16.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.62%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.45%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.72%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.72%) XenApp
6 1 (0.86%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.86%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.86%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (6.90%) Nagios
1 8 (6.90%) SCCM
2 6 (5.17%) Munin
3 5 (4.31%) SCOM
3 5 (4.31%) WSUS
4 4 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (2.59%) CiscoWorks
5 3 (2.59%) Netcool
6 2 (1.72%) OpenView
6 2 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.72%) OPNET
6 2 (1.72%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 41 (35.34%) Microsoft
2 39 (33.62%) Cisco
3 35 (30.17%) VMware
4 17 (14.66%) Juniper
5 16 (13.79%) CheckPoint
6 15 (12.93%) Citrix
7 12 (10.34%) Avaya
8 9 (7.76%) Nortel
9 8 (6.90%) Siemens
10 6 (5.17%) HP
10 6 (5.17%) Polycom
10 6 (5.17%) F5
11 5 (4.31%) McAfee
11 5 (4.31%) Apple
12 4 (3.45%) Infoblox
13 3 (2.59%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.59%) Genesys
13 3 (2.59%) Verint
13 3 (2.59%) Nokia
13 3 (2.59%) Brocade
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