The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 53 52 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 6 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.12% 2.19% 3.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.50% 17.74% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 14
Average salary £26,000 £42,000 £39,850
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% +5.39%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VoIP
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 62 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 14.90% 12.35% 15.99%
Number of salaries quoted 63 53 74
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

VoIP
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Swindon

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (84.21%) CCNA
3 15 (78.95%) WAN
4 13 (68.42%) LAN
5 12 (63.16%) MPLS
5 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
6 9 (47.37%) Network Design
6 9 (47.37%) CCTV
6 9 (47.37%) DWDM
6 9 (47.37%) SDH
6 9 (47.37%) C
6 9 (47.37%) MS Visio
7 6 (31.58%) Cisco
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 5 (26.32%) Juniper
8 5 (26.32%) CCNP
8 5 (26.32%) VPN
8 5 (26.32%) Firewall
9 3 (15.79%) Wireless
9 3 (15.79%) Network Security
9 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
10 2 (10.53%) Android
10 2 (10.53%) Polycom
10 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
10 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
10 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
10 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
10 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (10.53%) Avaya

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) WAN
2 13 (68.42%) LAN
3 12 (63.16%) MPLS
4 9 (47.37%) DWDM
4 9 (47.37%) SDH
5 5 (26.32%) VPN
5 5 (26.32%) Firewall
6 3 (15.79%) Wireless
6 3 (15.79%) Network Security
7 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
7 2 (10.53%) WLAN
8 1 (5.26%) DHCP
8 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
8 1 (5.26%) DNS
8 1 (5.26%) IPv4
8 1 (5.26%) IPv6
8 1 (5.26%) IPsec
8 1 (5.26%) ATM
8 1 (5.26%) OSPF
8 1 (5.26%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Support
3 2 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) CCTV
2 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Network Design
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
3 1 (5.26%) Validation
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (84.21%) CCNA
3 5 (26.32%) CCNP
4 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) MCSE
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.26%) JNCIS
6 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Juniper
3 2 (10.53%) McAfee
3 2 (10.53%) Polycom
3 2 (10.53%) Avaya