The table below looks at the statistics for IP Telephony skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IP Telephony
Rank 504 649 530
Rank change year-on-year
+145 -119
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 447 254 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.24% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.29% 1.37% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 345 216 325
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £31,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+18.11% -9.28%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19558 18505 22468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.79% 17.18% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15808 14508 18750
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IP Telephony
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the UK.

IP Telephony Salary Trend in the UK

IP Telephony
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IP Telephony over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 within the UK.

IP Telephony Salary Histogram in the UK

IP Telephony
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the UK over the 3 months to 29 December 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
England +131 425 £40,000 +5.26% 23
London +108 199 £43,750 -23.91% 8
South East +9 94 £36,000 -10.00% 3
Yorkshire +43 55 £40,000 +34.45% 3
City of London +41 47 £35,000 -27.83% 3
West Yorkshire +24 30 £40,000 +34.45% 1
West Midlands +12 29 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Leeds +20 27 £40,000 +34.45%
Surrey +1 23 £32,000 -14.66% 2
North Yorkshire - 23 £40,000 -
Hampshire -15 20 £37,500 -16.66%
North West -13 19 £40,000 +60.00% 2
Manchester -7 17 £40,000 +37.93% 2
York - 17 £40,000 -
East of England -40 16 £45,000 +41.73% 3
East Sussex +6 14 £47,500 -
Greenwich - 14 £47,500 -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 12 - -
Hertfordshire -7 10 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Scotland +7 9 £35,250 +17.50% 1
Berkshire +5 9 £35,000 -46.15%
Edinburgh +2 9 £35,250 -21.66% 1
Abingdon - 9 £27,500 -
Oxfordshire - 9 £27,500 -
Reading +3 8 £33,750 -2.87%
East Midlands +16 7 £21,500 -20.00% 1
Kent 0 7 £35,000 -39.13%
Telford - 7 £30,000 -
Shropshire - 7 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire -21 6 £42,500 +93.18%

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony.

1 542 (63.99%) Cisco
2 327 (38.61%) WAN
3 319 (37.66%) Windows
4 305 (36.01%) Microsoft
5 290 (34.24%) LAN
6 276 (32.59%) Cisco Certification
7 265 (31.29%) Firewall
8 240 (28.34%) VoIP
9 210 (24.79%) Active Directory
10 209 (24.68%) TCP/IP
10 209 (24.68%) VMware
11 207 (24.44%) ITIL
12 165 (19.48%) Wireless
13 164 (19.36%) Network Security
14 161 (19.01%) CCNP
15 159 (18.77%) CheckPoint
15 159 (18.77%) Windows Server 2008
16 148 (17.47%) VPN
17 138 (16.29%) CCNA
18 135 (15.94%) MS Office
19 134 (15.82%) Citrix
20 132 (15.58%) HP
21 128 (15.11%) Telecoms
21 128 (15.11%) VMware Infrastructure
22 126 (14.88%) DNS
23 123 (14.52%) MS Excel
24 120 (14.17%) MS Exchange
25 115 (13.58%) Finance
26 111 (13.11%) Avaya
27 108 (12.75%) MPLS

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing IP Telephony 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 IP Telephony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 120 (14.17%) MS Exchange
2 77 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 56 (6.61%) Lync
4 45 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 40 (4.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 30 (3.54%) IIS
7 26 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (0.83%) Apache
10 6 (0.71%) IBM Notes
10 6 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.59%) CMS
11 5 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.12%) Confluence
12 1 (0.12%) GroupWise
Applications
1 135 (15.94%) MS Office
2 123 (14.52%) MS Excel
3 14 (1.65%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.42%) MS Project
5 2 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.47%) GoldMine
3 3 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.35%) SalesLogix
4 2 (0.24%) assyst
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.25%) Office 365
2 14 (1.65%) IaaS
3 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 327 (38.61%) WAN
2 290 (34.24%) LAN
3 265 (31.29%) Firewall
4 240 (28.34%) VoIP
5 209 (24.68%) TCP/IP
6 165 (19.48%) Wireless
7 164 (19.36%) Network Security
8 148 (17.47%) VPN
9 126 (14.88%) DNS
10 108 (12.75%) MPLS
11 104 (12.28%) VLAN
12 97 (11.45%) Unified Communications
13 96 (11.33%) Cisco IPT
14 89 (10.51%) BGP
15 88 (10.39%) DHCP
15 88 (10.39%) SAN
16 86 (10.15%) Internet
17 70 (8.26%) SNMP
18 66 (7.79%) OSPF
18 66 (7.79%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (11.22%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (0.59%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.35%) MySQL
7 2 (0.24%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (0.59%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.47%) Subversion
3 2 (0.24%) JIRA
3 2 (0.24%) MSI
4 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 128 (15.11%) Telecoms
2 115 (13.58%) Finance
3 25 (2.95%) Banking
4 24 (2.83%) Law
5 21 (2.48%) Retail
6 18 (2.13%) Investment Banking
7 15 (1.77%) Back Office
8 14 (1.65%) Multimedia
9 12 (1.42%) Legal
10 10 (1.18%) French Language
11 9 (1.06%) German Language
12 8 (0.94%) Marketing
13 5 (0.59%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.47%) Advertising
14 4 (0.47%) Electronics
14 4 (0.47%) Front Office
14 4 (0.47%) Billing
15 3 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.35%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 239 (28.22%) Analyst
2 168 (19.83%) Network Engineer
3 109 (12.87%) Network Analyst
4 79 (9.33%) Security Analyst
4 79 (9.33%) Network Security Analyst
5 69 (8.15%) Senior Network Engineer
6 59 (6.97%) Support Engineer
7 53 (6.26%) Infrastructure Manager
8 47 (5.55%) Architect
8 47 (5.55%) Project Manager
9 43 (5.08%) Support Analyst
10 41 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 33 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support
12 32 (3.78%) Service Analyst
12 32 (3.78%) Service Desk Analyst
12 32 (3.78%) Voice Engineer
13 31 (3.66%) IT Support
14 28 (3.31%) Desktop Support
15 26 (3.07%) Operations Engineer
16 25 (2.95%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.42%) Application Packaging
2 10 (1.18%) XMPP
3 6 (0.71%) Software Packaging
4 5 (0.59%) Hibernate
4 5 (0.59%) Spring
5 4 (0.47%) .NET
5 4 (0.47%) WAP
6 3 (0.35%) Web Services
6 3 (0.35%) ODBC
7 1 (0.12%) Middleware
7 1 (0.12%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 75 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (7.91%) Blackberry
3 45 (5.31%) Video Conferencing
4 27 (3.19%) Client/Server
5 21 (2.48%) Thin Client
5 21 (2.48%) Management Information System
5 21 (2.48%) Fat Client
6 17 (2.01%) Statistics
6 17 (2.01%) PMI
7 10 (1.18%) Clustering
7 10 (1.18%) IVR
8 8 (0.94%) Handset
8 8 (0.94%) iPhone
8 8 (0.94%) iPad
9 7 (0.83%) Replication
10 5 (0.59%) EqualLogic
10 5 (0.59%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.47%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.47%) SecurID
12 3 (0.35%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 319 (37.66%) Windows
2 159 (18.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 95 (11.22%) Windows 7
4 84 (9.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 72 (8.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (5.55%) Linux
7 25 (2.95%) Windows XP
8 20 (2.36%) Android
9 18 (2.13%) UNIX
9 18 (2.13%) Windows 8
10 17 (2.01%) Ubuntu
11 11 (1.30%) Mac OS X
12 9 (1.06%) Windows Phone
13 8 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (0.71%) Windows Vista
14 6 (0.71%) Debian
15 5 (0.59%) VMS
15 5 (0.59%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.35%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (24.44%) ITIL
2 96 (11.33%) Project Management
3 59 (6.97%) Change Management
4 57 (6.73%) PRINCE2
5 44 (5.19%) Network Management
6 39 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 39 (4.60%) Service Management
7 37 (4.37%) Service Delivery
8 32 (3.78%) Migration
8 32 (3.78%) PRINCE
9 30 (3.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (3.54%) WAN Optimisation
10 29 (3.42%) Network Design
11 26 (3.07%) Asset Management
11 26 (3.07%) Incident Management
12 24 (2.83%) Validation
12 24 (2.83%) Kalman Filter
13 23 (2.72%) Network Monitoring
14 22 (2.60%) Change Control
15 20 (2.36%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (5.55%) SQL
2 39 (4.60%) PowerShell
3 13 (1.53%) Java
4 6 (0.71%) VB
5 5 (0.59%) Perl
5 5 (0.59%) PL/SQL
6 4 (0.47%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.35%) C
8 2 (0.24%) Python
8 2 (0.24%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 276 (32.59%) Cisco Certification
2 161 (19.01%) CCNP
3 138 (16.29%) CCNA
4 104 (12.28%) Degree
5 86 (10.15%) CCIE
6 70 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 50 (5.90%) Security Cleared
8 44 (5.19%) MCSE
9 43 (5.08%) SC Cleared
10 34 (4.01%) CCSE
11 28 (3.31%) MCP
12 24 (2.83%) MCSA
13 22 (2.60%) CCVP
14 18 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 17 (2.01%) PMI Certification
16 16 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 13 (1.53%) A+ Certification
18 12 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
19 10 (1.18%) HND
20 9 (1.06%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.37%) SLA
2 25 (2.95%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.89%) ISO 9001
4 12 (1.42%) QA
5 6 (0.71%) COBIT
6 5 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 210 (24.79%) Active Directory
2 128 (15.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (8.15%) Hyper-V
4 34 (4.01%) VMware ESX
5 27 (3.19%) vSphere
6 24 (2.83%) XenApp
7 17 (2.01%) MetaFrame
8 16 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (1.77%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (1.30%) Xen
10 11 (1.30%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 7 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
12 6 (0.71%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.59%) Kamailio
14 3 (0.35%) Xsan
14 3 (0.35%) XenServer
15 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.12%) ISA Server
15 1 (0.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 48 (5.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 44 (5.19%) Cisco UCCX
3 34 (4.01%) SCCM
3 34 (4.01%) OpenView
3 34 (4.01%) CiscoWorks
4 25 (2.95%) FortiGate
5 14 (1.65%) Cisco IPCC
6 13 (1.53%) Cisco UCCE
7 11 (1.30%) SCOM
8 9 (1.06%) SCDPM
9 8 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
9 8 (0.94%) WSUS
9 8 (0.94%) Nagios
10 7 (0.83%) Backup Exec
10 7 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.59%) ServiceCenter
12 4 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.35%) ARCserve
13 3 (0.35%) Puppet
13 3 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 542 (63.99%) Cisco
2 305 (36.01%) Microsoft
3 209 (24.68%) VMware
4 159 (18.77%) CheckPoint
5 134 (15.82%) Citrix
6 132 (15.58%) HP
7 111 (13.11%) Avaya
8 94 (11.10%) Juniper
9 78 (9.21%) Mitel
10 51 (6.02%) F5
11 44 (5.19%) SolarWinds
12 43 (5.08%) Verint
13 35 (4.13%) Dell
14 30 (3.54%) Nortel
15 28 (3.31%) Apple
16 23 (2.72%) Riverbed
17 21 (2.48%) Reuters
17 21 (2.48%) Bloomberg
18 19 (2.24%) Genesys
18 19 (2.24%) Brocade
City, London
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + car or allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 10 days ago
Rutland
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Competitive, DOE
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per month + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Wakefield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Mason Frank
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Mason Frank
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Commission + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
North West London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago