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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 168 130 174
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +44
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 73 104 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.24% 1.70% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.15% 10.11% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 66 78 37
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,550 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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
1187 1029 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.14% 16.84% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 999 825 743
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -28 22 £28,000 -37.77% 1
Dorset +3 16 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Bristol -30 15 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Gloucestershire -2 10 £46,250 -
Devon - 4 £30,000 - 1
Avon - 3 £37,500 -
Somerset +7 2 £32,000 -20.00% 3
Cornwall - 1 £21,500 - 2
VoIP
England

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 60 (45.11%) Windows
2 49 (36.84%) Firewall
3 47 (35.34%) Microsoft
4 43 (32.33%) Telecoms
5 42 (31.58%) VMware
6 40 (30.08%) TCP/IP
6 40 (30.08%) Cisco
7 39 (29.32%) Active Directory
7 39 (29.32%) WAN
8 34 (25.56%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (24.81%) MPLS
10 31 (23.31%) CCNA
11 29 (21.80%) LAN
12 27 (20.30%) MS Exchange
13 26 (19.55%) Citrix
14 25 (18.80%) SQL
14 25 (18.80%) VMware Infrastructure
15 24 (18.05%) ITIL
15 24 (18.05%) MS Excel
16 23 (17.29%) DNS
17 22 (16.54%) VPN
18 21 (15.79%) Windows XP
18 21 (15.79%) MS Office
18 21 (15.79%) Office 365
19 20 (15.04%) Hyper-V
20 19 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
21 18 (13.53%) Windows Server 2012
22 17 (12.78%) Microsoft Certification
23 15 (11.28%) Internet
23 15 (11.28%) Siemens

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 27 (20.30%) MS Exchange
2 11 (8.27%) SharePoint
3 9 (6.77%) Apache
3 9 (6.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.76%) Lync
4 5 (3.76%) IIS
5 4 (3.01%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (18.05%) MS Excel
2 21 (15.79%) MS Office
3 8 (6.02%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.75%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.79%) Office 365
2 4 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.01%) SaaS
3 3 (2.26%) Google Apps
3 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (36.84%) Firewall
2 40 (30.08%) TCP/IP
3 39 (29.32%) WAN
4 33 (24.81%) MPLS
5 29 (21.80%) LAN
6 23 (17.29%) DNS
7 22 (16.54%) VPN
8 15 (11.28%) PBX
8 15 (11.28%) Internet
9 14 (10.53%) DHCP
9 14 (10.53%) Broadband
10 12 (9.02%) Unified Communications
11 11 (8.27%) SDH
11 11 (8.27%) SAN
11 11 (8.27%) DPNSS
12 9 (6.77%) PABX
12 9 (6.77%) Network Security
12 9 (6.77%) VLAN
13 8 (6.02%) TETRA
13 8 (6.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.02%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.77%) MySQL
3 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 43 (32.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.02%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.51%) Local Government
4 4 (3.01%) Marketing
4 4 (3.01%) Advertising
4 4 (3.01%) Back Office
5 2 (1.50%) Finance
5 2 (1.50%) Law
5 2 (1.50%) Retail
6 1 (0.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (18.80%) Network Engineer
2 23 (17.29%) Support Engineer
3 13 (9.77%) Account Manager
4 12 (9.02%) Senior Manager
4 12 (9.02%) Senior Account Manager
5 10 (7.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (6.77%) Network Support
7 8 (6.02%) Administrator
7 8 (6.02%) Analyst
7 8 (6.02%) Architect
8 7 (5.26%) Technical Architect
8 7 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
9 6 (4.51%) Consultant
9 6 (4.51%) Support Analyst
9 6 (4.51%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (4.51%) IT Support
10 5 (3.76%) Communications Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) Technical Support
10 5 (3.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.76%) Web Services
2 4 (3.01%) Middleware
2 4 (3.01%) HTML
2 4 (3.01%) CSS
3 3 (2.26%) .NET
3 3 (2.26%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.26%) LAMP
4 1 (0.75%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.75%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.77%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.52%) CCTV
3 7 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (3.76%) Clustering
5 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.26%) FMCG
5 3 (2.26%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.50%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.75%) CMDB
7 1 (0.75%) Wiki
7 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.75%) DTV
7 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.75%) iPhone
7 1 (0.75%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.75%) Social Media
7 1 (0.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 60 (45.11%) Windows
2 21 (15.79%) Windows XP
3 19 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (13.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (9.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (9.02%) Windows 8
7 10 (7.52%) Windows 7
8 8 (6.02%) Linux
9 7 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (2.26%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.26%) UNIX
10 3 (2.26%) Android
11 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.05%) ITIL
2 14 (10.53%) Network Design
3 13 (9.77%) Business Development
4 10 (7.52%) Service Delivery
4 10 (7.52%) Workflow
5 7 (5.26%) Time Management
5 7 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (4.51%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (4.51%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (3.76%) Change Management
7 5 (3.76%) CRM
7 5 (3.76%) Service Management
8 4 (3.01%) Process Management
8 4 (3.01%) Project Management
8 4 (3.01%) Business Continuity
8 4 (3.01%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (3.01%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (3.01%) Memory Management
9 3 (2.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (2.26%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 25 (18.80%) SQL
2 11 (8.27%) C
3 5 (3.76%) Python
3 5 (3.76%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.01%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.01%) C#
5 3 (2.26%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.26%) PHP
6 2 (1.50%) C++
6 2 (1.50%) Java
7 1 (0.75%) Perl
7 1 (0.75%) VBScript
7 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (25.56%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (23.31%) CCNA
3 17 (12.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (10.53%) MCSE
5 12 (9.02%) CCNP
5 12 (9.02%) Security Cleared
6 9 (6.77%) MCSA
7 8 (6.02%) Degree
8 5 (3.76%) CCENT
8 5 (3.76%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.26%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.50%) MCDST
10 2 (1.50%) MCITP
10 2 (1.50%) MCP
10 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.50%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.75%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.75%) CCSP
11 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.26%) SLA
2 3 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 39 (29.32%) Active Directory
2 25 (18.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (15.04%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.76%) Terminal Services
4 5 (3.76%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.26%) XenApp
5 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.50%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.50%) vSphere
7 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.75%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.75%) XenServer
7 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.75%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (6.77%) SCCM
2 4 (3.01%) Nagios
3 3 (2.26%) Munin
4 1 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.75%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.75%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.75%) SCSM
4 1 (0.75%) OPNET
4 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.75%) SCOM
4 1 (0.75%) OpenView
Vendors
1 47 (35.34%) Microsoft
2 42 (31.58%) VMware
3 40 (30.08%) Cisco
4 26 (19.55%) Citrix
5 15 (11.28%) Siemens
6 9 (6.77%) Nortel
7 7 (5.26%) Apple
7 7 (5.26%) Avaya
8 6 (4.51%) Juniper
9 3 (2.26%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.26%) HP
9 3 (2.26%) Dell
9 3 (2.26%) Google
9 3 (2.26%) Riverbed
9 3 (2.26%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.26%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.50%) Veeam
11 1 (0.75%) McAfee
11 1 (0.75%) Websense
11 1 (0.75%) 3PAR
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Reed Technology
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + £1,000 p.a shift allowance + bens.
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West
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Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Plymouth
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Cornwall
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: Salary: £40k-50k + Excellent Benefits Package
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Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + Benefits
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