The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 64 78 65
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 14 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.02% 0.93% 3.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.64% 3.81% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 28
Average salary £37,500 £20,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,250 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £29,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,042 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +10.00%
VoIP
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
211 210 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 30.45% 24.45% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 187 184 208
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VoIP
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Southampton region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Southampton

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Southampton

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 23 (76.67%) Firewall
2 22 (73.33%) WAN
3 15 (50.00%) LAN
3 15 (50.00%) Cisco
3 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 15 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 14 (46.67%) CCNA
5 13 (43.33%) Wireless
6 8 (26.67%) ITIL
7 7 (23.33%) VPN
7 7 (23.33%) SLA
7 7 (23.33%) Juniper
7 7 (23.33%) MPLS
7 7 (23.33%) OSPF
7 7 (23.33%) BGP
7 7 (23.33%) F5
7 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (20.00%) Network Security
8 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
8 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.00%) Windows
8 6 (20.00%) Linux
9 5 (16.67%) CRM
9 5 (16.67%) SAP
9 5 (16.67%) EPoS
9 5 (16.67%) Service Management
9 5 (16.67%) Finance
9 5 (16.67%) Data Centre

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (6.67%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 23 (76.67%) Firewall
2 22 (73.33%) WAN
3 15 (50.00%) LAN
4 13 (43.33%) Wireless
5 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (23.33%) VPN
5 7 (23.33%) MPLS
5 7 (23.33%) OSPF
5 7 (23.33%) BGP
6 6 (20.00%) Network Security
7 4 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (13.33%) IP Telephony
8 2 (6.67%) DPNSS
8 2 (6.67%) QSIG
8 2 (6.67%) PBX
9 1 (3.33%) WLAN
9 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
9 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
9 1 (3.33%) VLAN
9 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 5 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Junior
4 2 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Field Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) EPoS
1 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
1 6 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (16.67%) CRM
3 5 (16.67%) Service Management
4 4 (13.33%) Fault Management
4 4 (13.33%) Network Architecture
4 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) Operations Management
5 2 (6.67%) People Management
6 1 (3.33%) Network Design
6 1 (3.33%) Network Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (46.67%) CCNA
3 4 (13.33%) CCNP
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (23.33%) F5
2 7 (23.33%) Juniper
3 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.67%) SAP
5 2 (6.67%) Mitel
6 1 (3.33%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.33%) Intel