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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 141 162 160
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 87 53 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.43% 1.02% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.66% 6.18% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 76 48 54
Average salary £37,500 £27,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% -14.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £20,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.05% -1.33%
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
1005 857 1133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.49% 16.50% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 859 697 963
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +21 31 £45,000 +60.71%
Bristol +20 29 £40,000 +42.85% 2
Dorset -8 12 £32,500 -18.75%
Somerset -20 9 £37,500 +87.50%
Gloucestershire -3 4 £27,500 - 2
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 57 (32.02%) Telecoms
2 54 (30.34%) Windows
3 52 (29.21%) SQL
3 52 (29.21%) Cisco
4 49 (27.53%) WAN
5 40 (22.47%) LAN
5 40 (22.47%) Degree
6 39 (21.91%) Linux
7 36 (20.22%) C#
7 36 (20.22%) .NET
8 35 (19.66%) VMware
9 28 (15.73%) Firewall
9 28 (15.73%) ASP.NET
9 28 (15.73%) Cisco Certification
10 27 (15.17%) ITIL
11 26 (14.61%) HTML
12 25 (14.04%) JavaScript
13 24 (13.48%) Microsoft
13 24 (13.48%) Active Directory
14 23 (12.92%) SQL Server
14 23 (12.92%) Computer Science
14 23 (12.92%) VMware Infrastructure
15 22 (12.36%) Software Engineering
15 22 (12.36%) Client/Server
16 21 (11.80%) SolarWinds
17 20 (11.24%) MySQL
18 19 (10.67%) PBX
18 19 (10.67%) Nagios
18 19 (10.67%) Windows 7
18 19 (10.67%) Network Management

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 16 (8.99%) IIS
2 15 (8.43%) MS Exchange
3 9 (5.06%) Apache
4 7 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.37%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.81%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.81%) CMS
7 3 (1.69%) Drupal
8 1 (0.56%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 18 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (3.37%) Google Apps
2 2 (1.12%) Office 365
3 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (27.53%) WAN
2 40 (22.47%) LAN
3 28 (15.73%) Firewall
4 19 (10.67%) PBX
5 18 (10.11%) H.323
6 17 (9.55%) MPLS
7 16 (8.99%) DNS
8 15 (8.43%) Network Security
8 15 (8.43%) Unified Communications
9 14 (7.87%) VLAN
9 14 (7.87%) SAN
9 14 (7.87%) HTTP
10 13 (7.30%) Internet
11 12 (6.74%) BGP
11 12 (6.74%) EIGRP
11 12 (6.74%) TCP/IP
11 12 (6.74%) VPN
11 12 (6.74%) ISDN
11 12 (6.74%) Asterisk PBX
12 11 (6.18%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.92%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.24%) MySQL
3 8 (4.49%) Big Data
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 57 (32.02%) Telecoms
2 13 (7.30%) Back Office
3 12 (6.74%) Finance
4 5 (2.81%) Retail
4 5 (2.81%) Marketing
5 2 (1.12%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 49 (27.53%) Developer
2 27 (15.17%) .NET Developer
3 26 (14.61%) C# Developer
3 26 (14.61%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (10.67%) Support Engineer
5 17 (9.55%) Administrator
6 16 (8.99%) Analyst
7 15 (8.43%) Consultant
8 14 (7.87%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (5.62%) Network Engineer
9 10 (5.62%) Applications Consultant
9 10 (5.62%) Support Analyst
10 9 (5.06%) Senior Consultant
10 9 (5.06%) IT Support
11 8 (4.49%) Agile C# Developer
11 8 (4.49%) Windows Administrator
11 8 (4.49%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 8 (4.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (4.49%) Software Engineer
12 7 (3.93%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (20.22%) .NET
2 28 (15.73%) ASP.NET
3 26 (14.61%) HTML
4 9 (5.06%) jQuery
5 8 (4.49%) WCF
5 8 (4.49%) Silverlight
5 8 (4.49%) XML
5 8 (4.49%) ADO
6 7 (3.93%) Middleware
7 6 (3.37%) HTML5
7 6 (3.37%) REST
8 5 (2.81%) Software Packaging
9 3 (1.69%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.69%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (1.12%) CSS
11 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.92%) Computer Science
2 22 (12.36%) Client/Server
3 17 (9.55%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (5.06%) IVR
5 6 (3.37%) Open Source
5 6 (3.37%) Xbox
6 4 (2.25%) PDA
6 4 (2.25%) EPoS
7 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.69%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 54 (30.34%) Windows
2 39 (21.91%) Linux
3 19 (10.67%) Windows 7
4 13 (7.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.81%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.81%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.25%) UNIX
7 4 (2.25%) AIX
7 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.12%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.12%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.17%) ITIL
2 22 (12.36%) Software Engineering
3 19 (10.67%) Network Management
4 14 (7.87%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (6.18%) ITIL V3
5 11 (6.18%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (5.62%) Demand Forecasting
7 9 (5.06%) Service Delivery
8 8 (4.49%) DNA
8 8 (4.49%) Service Management
8 8 (4.49%) High Availability
9 6 (3.37%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (3.37%) Performance Management
9 6 (3.37%) SOA
9 6 (3.37%) MVC
9 6 (3.37%) Asset Management
9 6 (3.37%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (2.81%) Incident Management
10 5 (2.81%) Change Management
10 5 (2.81%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 52 (29.21%) SQL
2 36 (20.22%) C#
3 25 (14.04%) JavaScript
4 17 (9.55%) Python
5 14 (7.87%) Java
6 13 (7.30%) C
7 12 (6.74%) C++
8 11 (6.18%) Perl
8 11 (6.18%) PowerShell
8 11 (6.18%) VB
9 6 (3.37%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.69%) PHP
11 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (22.47%) Degree
2 28 (15.73%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (9.55%) CCNP
3 17 (9.55%) CCNA
4 16 (8.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (8.43%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.37%) CCDP
6 6 (3.37%) MCP
7 5 (2.81%) CCSP
8 4 (2.25%) MCDST
8 4 (2.25%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.25%) MCSE
8 4 (2.25%) MCSA
9 3 (1.69%) HND
10 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.43%) SLA
2 6 (3.37%) QA
System Software
1 24 (13.48%) Active Directory
2 23 (12.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.18%) Terminal Services
4 8 (4.49%) VMware ESX
5 7 (3.93%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.69%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.56%) vSphere
7 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (10.67%) Nagios
2 11 (6.18%) OpenView
2 11 (6.18%) CiscoWorks
2 11 (6.18%) OPNET
2 11 (6.18%) SolarWinds Orion
2 11 (6.18%) CA Spectrum
3 10 (5.62%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (5.62%) Netcool
4 8 (4.49%) logstash
5 6 (3.37%) SCCM
6 4 (2.25%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 52 (29.21%) Cisco
2 35 (19.66%) VMware
3 24 (13.48%) Microsoft
4 21 (11.80%) SolarWinds
5 16 (8.99%) Avaya
5 16 (8.99%) Juniper
6 14 (7.87%) HP
7 12 (6.74%) Riverbed
8 11 (6.18%) Verint
8 11 (6.18%) CA
8 11 (6.18%) F5
8 11 (6.18%) Polycom
8 11 (6.18%) Tandberg
9 10 (5.62%) Citrix
10 9 (5.06%) Genesys
11 6 (3.37%) BMC
11 6 (3.37%) Compuware
11 6 (3.37%) Google
11 6 (3.37%) NetScout
11 6 (3.37%) Facebook
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago