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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 77 62 79
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +17
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 8 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.94% 3.00% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.94% 12.62% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 3
Average salary £20,000 £23,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% -24.19%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -4.00%
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
203 214 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 23.88% 23.75% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 179 209 161
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) Wireless
3 17 (56.67%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (56.67%) CCNA
4 14 (46.67%) CCNP
4 14 (46.67%) Cisco
5 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (43.33%) Linux
5 13 (43.33%) VLAN
6 12 (40.00%) Retail
6 12 (40.00%) Software Distribution
6 12 (40.00%) MS Office
6 12 (40.00%) SAP
6 12 (40.00%) ITIL
6 12 (40.00%) A+ Certification
6 12 (40.00%) EPoS
6 12 (40.00%) MPLS
7 10 (33.33%) Juniper
8 9 (30.00%) L2TP
8 9 (30.00%) OSPF
8 9 (30.00%) BGP
8 9 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (30.00%) IPsec
9 8 (26.67%) Statistics
9 8 (26.67%) Junos
9 8 (26.67%) RTP
9 8 (26.67%) VPN
9 8 (26.67%) PPP
10 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
11 6 (20.00%) Firewall

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) Wireless
2 13 (43.33%) VLAN
3 12 (40.00%) MPLS
4 9 (30.00%) L2TP
4 9 (30.00%) OSPF
4 9 (30.00%) BGP
4 9 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (30.00%) IPsec
5 8 (26.67%) Junos
5 8 (26.67%) RTP
5 8 (26.67%) VPN
5 8 (26.67%) PPP
6 6 (20.00%) Firewall
7 5 (16.67%) LAN
8 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
8 4 (13.33%) Network Security
9 3 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 12 (40.00%) Retail
2 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
1 12 (40.00%) Help Desk Support
1 12 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Network Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Service Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Network Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Network Support
4 4 (13.33%) Network Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Sales Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) EPoS
2 8 (26.67%) Statistics
3 2 (6.67%) Kindle
4 1 (3.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Software Distribution
1 12 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
2 4 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (56.67%) CCNA
2 14 (46.67%) CCNP
3 12 (40.00%) A+ Certification
4 3 (10.00%) CCDA
4 3 (10.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Cisco
2 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (40.00%) SAP
4 10 (33.33%) Juniper
5 4 (13.33%) Pegasus
6 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.67%) F5
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