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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 63 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.31% - 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% - 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Average salary £38,000 - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%
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
56 85 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.49% 13.69% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 53 71 123
Average salary £35,000 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -38.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,550 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 - 2 £21,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £38,000 -
VoIP
North East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) MPLS
2 8 (72.73%) OSPF
2 8 (72.73%) BGP
2 8 (72.73%) VLAN
3 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
3 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 7 (63.64%) DNS
3 7 (63.64%) CCSP
3 7 (63.64%) CCNP
3 7 (63.64%) CCDP
4 6 (54.55%) DSL
4 6 (54.55%) EIGRP
4 6 (54.55%) ATM
4 6 (54.55%) ISDN
4 6 (54.55%) PPP
4 6 (54.55%) SNMP
4 6 (54.55%) X.21
4 6 (54.55%) IPsec
4 6 (54.55%) JNCIS
4 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (54.55%) Spanning Tree
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) WAN
6 4 (36.36%) CCNA
6 4 (36.36%) F5
7 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
7 3 (27.27%) Test Management

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) MPLS
1 8 (72.73%) OSPF
1 8 (72.73%) BGP
1 8 (72.73%) VLAN
2 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 7 (63.64%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) DSL
3 6 (54.55%) EIGRP
3 6 (54.55%) ATM
3 6 (54.55%) ISDN
3 6 (54.55%) PPP
3 6 (54.55%) SNMP
3 6 (54.55%) X.21
3 6 (54.55%) IPsec
3 6 (54.55%) Spanning Tree
4 5 (45.45%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) L2TP
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) Broadband
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) UNIX
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
1 3 (27.27%) Test Management
1 3 (27.27%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) CCSP
2 7 (63.64%) CCNP
2 7 (63.64%) CCDP
3 6 (54.55%) JNCIS
4 4 (36.36%) CCNA
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) F5
4 3 (27.27%) Dell
5 2 (18.18%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) BT
6 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 1 (9.09%) Meraki
6 1 (9.09%) Juniper
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft