The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 68 65 63
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.65% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 1.28% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% +13.20%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
VoIP
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 78 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.14% 14.23% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 41 69 122
Average salary £37,500 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £35,232
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

VoIP
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

VoIP
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
Prudhoe - 3 £50,000 -
Gateshead -11 1 £21,500 -28.33%
VoIP
North East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) MPLS
2 8 (80.00%) OSPF
2 8 (80.00%) BGP
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) VLAN
3 7 (70.00%) EIGRP
3 7 (70.00%) IPsec
3 7 (70.00%) CCDP
3 7 (70.00%) DNS
3 7 (70.00%) CCSP
3 7 (70.00%) CCNP
3 7 (70.00%) PPP
3 7 (70.00%) SNMP
4 6 (60.00%) ATM
4 6 (60.00%) ISDN
4 6 (60.00%) DSL
4 6 (60.00%) X.21
4 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (60.00%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (60.00%) JNCIS
5 5 (50.00%) WAN
6 4 (40.00%) Firewall
6 4 (40.00%) VMware
6 4 (40.00%) F5
7 3 (30.00%) Test Management
7 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
7 3 (30.00%) Network Design
7 3 (30.00%) L2TP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (80.00%) MPLS
1 8 (80.00%) OSPF
1 8 (80.00%) BGP
1 8 (80.00%) VLAN
2 7 (70.00%) EIGRP
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) PPP
2 7 (70.00%) SNMP
2 7 (70.00%) IPsec
3 6 (60.00%) Spanning Tree
3 6 (60.00%) ATM
3 6 (60.00%) ISDN
3 6 (60.00%) DSL
3 6 (60.00%) X.21
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) L2TP
6 3 (30.00%) Broadband
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Network Design
1 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (30.00%) Test Management
2 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCSP
2 7 (70.00%) CCNP
2 7 (70.00%) CCDP
3 6 (60.00%) JNCIS
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint