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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 65 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +11
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 1 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.17% 3.42% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 18.64% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 2
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +51.26%
UK excluding London average salary £39,042 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.39% +6.66%
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
110 118 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.68% 18.32% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 103 102 60
Average salary £36,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £28,080
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 25 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) SDH
3 4 (57.14%) C
3 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) DWDM
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) Network Design
3 4 (57.14%) CCTV
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) SDH
2 4 (57.14%) DWDM
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Support
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft