The first table below looks at the demand for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 78 61 41
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -20
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 3 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.41% 1.51% 3.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.09% 10.64% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 11
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 94 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 13.32% 14.16% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 89 87 61
Average salary £26,500 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.89% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VoIP
West Midlands

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

VoIP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Staffordshire

VoIP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent +1 2 £35,000 +7.69%
VoIP
West Midlands

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Broadband
2 2 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) PABX
3 1 (16.67%) Mitel
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) GSM
3 1 (16.67%) ISDN
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) SMS
3 1 (16.67%) WAN

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) Broadband
1 2 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (16.67%) PABX
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) GSM
2 1 (16.67%) ISDN
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) SMS
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Telephony Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Mitel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Lotus
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) VMware