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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 227 260 204
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -56
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 1465 1331 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.32% 1.13% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.76% 6.51% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1233 1064 1268
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%

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
18879 20458 20390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 17.32% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15383 16370 16541
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VoIP
Salary Trend

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

VoIP Salary Trend in the UK

VoIP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 within the UK.

VoIP Salary Histogram in the UK

VoIP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 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
England +29 1383 £40,000 - 166
London +21 507 £45,000 +12.50% 63
South East +41 441 £44,500 +11.25% 38
Surrey +80 168 £50,000 +51.51% 12
Yorkshire +16 103 £32,500 -18.75% 5
City of London +4 92 £47,500 +3.82% 15
North West +40 85 £37,500 +25.00% 19
West Yorkshire +26 85 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Hampshire -2 84 £37,500 -16.66% 11
Berkshire -29 77 £47,500 +2.70% 4
Leeds +23 75 £32,500 -18.75% 4
East of England +9 71 £40,000 +25.00% 11
South West -31 71 £37,500 -6.25% 14
West Midlands +3 63 £34,000 -2.85% 7
Manchester +37 60 £37,500 +11.94% 11
East Midlands -9 52 £40,000 -13.04% 4
Buckinghamshire -2 37 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Reading -46 34 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Guildford +28 32 £65,000 +100.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +29 30 £40,000 +37.93% 4
Scotland -1 28 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Peterborough - 25 £40,000 - 2
Leicestershire +14 24 £40,000 -20.00%
Birmingham +10 24 £40,000 +3.22% 3
Hertfordshire +4 24 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Oxfordshire +28 22 £57,500 +82.53% 1
Wiltshire -24 21 £28,000 -37.77%
Leicester +15 20 £40,250 -19.50%
Aylesbury +13 19 £45,000 +38.46%
Croydon +16 18 £27,500 -8.33%

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 1523 (51.02%) Cisco
2 1305 (43.72%) Windows
3 1098 (36.78%) Firewall
4 1089 (36.48%) WAN
5 1037 (34.74%) Microsoft
6 988 (33.10%) Cisco Certification
7 970 (32.50%) LAN
8 808 (27.07%) VMware
9 805 (26.97%) Active Directory
10 714 (23.92%) VPN
11 713 (23.89%) TCP/IP
12 712 (23.85%) CCNA
13 699 (23.42%) Telecoms
14 680 (22.78%) DNS
15 644 (21.57%) ITIL
16 593 (19.87%) VMware Infrastructure
17 580 (19.43%) MS Exchange
18 536 (17.96%) MS Excel
19 510 (17.09%) Linux
20 481 (16.11%) CCNP
21 471 (15.78%) Finance
22 433 (14.51%) Citrix
23 428 (14.34%) SAN
23 428 (14.34%) MPLS
24 426 (14.27%) MS Office
25 413 (13.84%) DHCP
26 411 (13.77%) Wireless
27 377 (12.63%) Data Centre
28 368 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
29 358 (11.99%) SQL

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 580 (19.43%) MS Exchange
2 266 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 258 (8.64%) Lync
4 140 (4.69%) SharePoint
5 137 (4.59%) IIS
6 126 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 100 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 55 (1.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 52 (1.74%) Apache
10 39 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
11 25 (0.84%) CMS
12 16 (0.54%) Confluence
13 13 (0.44%) Office Communications Server
14 11 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
15 10 (0.34%) Tomcat
16 9 (0.30%) Node.js
17 7 (0.23%) nginx
18 6 (0.20%) OpenStack
18 6 (0.20%) WebLogic
18 6 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 536 (17.96%) MS Excel
2 426 (14.27%) MS Office
3 78 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 62 (2.08%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.27%) SOLIDWORKS
5 8 (0.27%) Solid Edge
6 6 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.067%) MS Project
8 1 (0.034%) InDesign
8 1 (0.034%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.034%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 21 (0.70%) Dynamics GP
2 11 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (0.30%) Sophis RISQUE
4 6 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.067%) MIS ActiveH
6 1 (0.034%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.034%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.034%) Infor CRM
6 1 (0.034%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.034%) Agresso
6 1 (0.034%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 159 (5.33%) Office 365
2 51 (1.71%) IaaS
3 48 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
4 45 (1.51%) PaaS
5 37 (1.24%) SaaS
6 31 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
7 24 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (0.60%) Google Apps
9 15 (0.50%) Mimecast
10 9 (0.30%) GitHub
11 5 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.067%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.067%) Yammer
12 2 (0.067%) Datadog
13 1 (0.034%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.034%) Google Drive
13 1 (0.034%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1098 (36.78%) Firewall
2 1089 (36.48%) WAN
3 970 (32.50%) LAN
4 714 (23.92%) VPN
5 713 (23.89%) TCP/IP
6 680 (22.78%) DNS
7 428 (14.34%) SAN
7 428 (14.34%) MPLS
8 413 (13.84%) DHCP
9 411 (13.77%) Wireless
10 312 (10.45%) VLAN
11 300 (10.05%) Network Security
12 296 (9.92%) BGP
13 265 (8.88%) OSPF
14 259 (8.68%) PBX
15 236 (7.91%) Internet
16 228 (7.64%) Cisco ASA
17 201 (6.73%) Cisco IOS
18 188 (6.30%) Wi-Fi
19 179 (6.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 312 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 81 (2.71%) MySQL
3 43 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (0.67%) OLTP
7 16 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (0.50%) DB2
9 14 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (0.37%) NoSQL
11 9 (0.30%) MS Access
12 8 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (0.27%) MariaDB
13 5 (0.17%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.17%) Data Mining
14 3 (0.10%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.067%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.067%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (0.87%) JIRA
2 21 (0.70%) Git (software)
3 13 (0.44%) InstallShield
4 10 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (0.23%) Metasploit
6 5 (0.17%) Subversion
7 4 (0.13%) Xcode
8 2 (0.067%) Selenium
8 2 (0.067%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.067%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.067%) Hudson
8 2 (0.067%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.067%) Grunt
8 2 (0.067%) Yeoman
8 2 (0.067%) Bower
8 2 (0.067%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.034%) Xdebug
9 1 (0.034%) GCC
9 1 (0.034%) Automake
9 1 (0.034%) QUnit
General
1 699 (23.42%) Telecoms
2 471 (15.78%) Finance
3 140 (4.69%) Banking
4 90 (3.02%) Retail
5 65 (2.18%) Legal
6 63 (2.11%) Law
7 59 (1.98%) Manufacturing
8 57 (1.91%) Marketing
9 43 (1.44%) Advertising
10 34 (1.14%) Billing
11 33 (1.11%) Back Office
11 33 (1.11%) Electronics
12 32 (1.07%) Financial Institution
13 23 (0.77%) Games
14 19 (0.64%) Investment Banking
15 16 (0.54%) Front Office
16 12 (0.40%) Automotive
17 11 (0.37%) Multimedia
18 10 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
18 10 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 557 (18.66%) Network Engineer
2 404 (13.53%) Support Engineer
3 369 (12.36%) Analyst
4 182 (6.10%) Support Analyst
5 177 (5.93%) 2nd Line Support
6 172 (5.76%) Technical Support
7 147 (4.92%) IT Support
8 145 (4.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 130 (4.36%) Architect
10 123 (4.12%) Senior Network Engineer
11 117 (3.92%) Consultant
11 117 (3.92%) Administrator
12 114 (3.82%) Systems Engineer
13 110 (3.69%) Cisco Engineer
14 107 (3.58%) Voice Engineer
15 90 (3.02%) Network Support
15 90 (3.02%) Systems Administrator
16 83 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 82 (2.75%) Project Manager
17 82 (2.75%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (2.41%) HTML
2 69 (2.31%) Web Services
3 51 (1.71%) .NET
4 43 (1.44%) CSS
5 32 (1.07%) XML
6 26 (0.87%) COM
7 23 (0.77%) Ajax
8 22 (0.74%) Middleware
9 21 (0.70%) Ruby on Rails
10 20 (0.67%) RESTful
10 20 (0.67%) VXML
11 19 (0.64%) LAMP
11 19 (0.64%) JTAPI
11 19 (0.64%) TAPI
11 19 (0.64%) jQuery
12 18 (0.60%) CCXML
12 18 (0.60%) XMPP
13 17 (0.57%) HTML5
14 13 (0.44%) FreeSWITCH
14 13 (0.44%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 377 (12.63%) Data Centre
2 196 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
3 169 (5.66%) Video Conferencing
4 134 (4.49%) Blackberry
5 92 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 89 (2.98%) Computer Science
7 68 (2.28%) Clustering
8 57 (1.91%) IVR
9 53 (1.78%) iPhone
10 47 (1.57%) Replication
11 43 (1.44%) CCTV
12 39 (1.31%) BYOD
13 36 (1.21%) Client/Server
14 30 (1.01%) EqualLogic
15 29 (0.97%) IPTV
16 28 (0.94%) iPad
17 26 (0.87%) Fat Client
17 26 (0.87%) Thin Client
17 26 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
18 25 (0.84%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1305 (43.72%) Windows
2 510 (17.09%) Linux
3 368 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 338 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 315 (10.55%) Windows 7
6 242 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 212 (7.10%) Windows 8
8 170 (5.70%) Windows XP
9 160 (5.36%) UNIX
10 87 (2.91%) Android
11 59 (1.98%) Mac OS X
12 51 (1.71%) Windows Vista
13 44 (1.47%) Ubuntu
14 43 (1.44%) Apple iOS
15 38 (1.27%) Solaris
16 36 (1.21%) CentOS
17 32 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 15 (0.50%) VMS
19 13 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
20 11 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 644 (21.57%) ITIL
2 257 (8.61%) Project Management
3 252 (8.44%) Service Delivery
4 192 (6.43%) Load Balancing
5 178 (5.96%) Network Design
6 166 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 146 (4.89%) Mentoring
8 140 (4.69%) PRINCE2
9 130 (4.36%) Network Management
10 99 (3.32%) Service Management
11 98 (3.28%) Change Management
12 94 (3.15%) Time Management
13 84 (2.81%) Network Monitoring
14 82 (2.75%) CRM
15 81 (2.71%) E-Commerce
15 81 (2.71%) Migration
16 78 (2.61%) Network Architecture
17 76 (2.55%) Business Continuity
18 75 (2.51%) Agile Software Development
19 69 (2.31%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 358 (11.99%) SQL
2 85 (2.85%) Python
3 84 (2.81%) PowerShell
4 83 (2.78%) C
5 78 (2.61%) JavaScript
6 69 (2.31%) Bash Shell
7 50 (1.68%) Perl
8 47 (1.57%) Ruby
9 44 (1.47%) Java
10 42 (1.41%) PHP
11 39 (1.31%) C#
12 37 (1.24%) C++
13 21 (0.70%) VB
14 15 (0.50%) VBScript
15 14 (0.47%) Embedded C
16 13 (0.44%) T-SQL
17 6 (0.20%) R
18 5 (0.17%) Shell Script
18 5 (0.17%) Ada
19 4 (0.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 988 (33.10%) Cisco Certification
2 712 (23.85%) CCNA
3 481 (16.11%) CCNP
4 353 (11.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 334 (11.19%) Degree
6 180 (6.03%) MCSE
7 152 (5.09%) MCSA
8 132 (4.42%) Security Cleared
9 113 (3.79%) SC Cleared
10 106 (3.55%) MCP
10 106 (3.55%) CCIE
11 93 (3.12%) ITIL Certification
12 79 (2.65%) MCITP
13 67 (2.24%) CCDP
14 65 (2.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 57 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 50 (1.68%) CCVP
17 37 (1.24%) CCSP
18 36 (1.21%) MCTS
19 30 (1.01%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 337 (11.29%) SLA
2 60 (2.01%) QA
3 54 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 53 (1.78%) PCI DSS
5 50 (1.68%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 6 (0.20%) GMP
7 5 (0.17%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.034%) COBIT
9 1 (0.034%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.034%) HL7
9 1 (0.034%) DICOM
System Software
1 805 (26.97%) Active Directory
2 593 (19.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 236 (7.91%) Hyper-V
4 141 (4.72%) XenApp
5 120 (4.02%) vSphere
6 74 (2.48%) XenDesktop
7 61 (2.04%) VMware ESX
8 59 (1.98%) Terminal Services
9 49 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
10 45 (1.51%) XenServer
11 40 (1.34%) Terminal Server
12 27 (0.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 23 (0.77%) VMware Server
14 22 (0.74%) Firmware
15 18 (0.60%) ISA Server
15 18 (0.60%) DFS Replication
16 17 (0.57%) Xen
17 16 (0.54%) VirtualBox
18 11 (0.37%) NFS
19 10 (0.34%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 137 (4.59%) Cisco CUCM
2 133 (4.46%) SCCM
3 78 (2.61%) Nagios
4 67 (2.24%) Backup Exec
5 58 (1.94%) Cisco UCCX
6 43 (1.44%) WSUS
7 37 (1.24%) SCOM
8 29 (0.97%) Puppet
9 28 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
10 20 (0.67%) FortiGate
11 19 (0.64%) SolarWinds Orion
12 18 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
12 18 (0.60%) Cacti
13 15 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
13 15 (0.50%) Cisco IPCC
14 11 (0.37%) Tivoli
15 10 (0.34%) OpenView
16 9 (0.30%) StatsD
16 9 (0.30%) Graphite
17 8 (0.27%) logstash
Vendors
1 1523 (51.02%) Cisco
2 1037 (34.74%) Microsoft
3 808 (27.07%) VMware
4 433 (14.51%) Citrix
5 298 (9.98%) HP
6 281 (9.41%) Juniper
7 261 (8.74%) CheckPoint
8 257 (8.61%) Avaya
9 172 (5.76%) F5
10 166 (5.56%) Mitel
11 120 (4.02%) SolarWinds
12 105 (3.52%) Dell
13 98 (3.28%) Oracle
14 92 (3.08%) Apple
15 88 (2.95%) NetApp
15 88 (2.95%) Riverbed
16 77 (2.58%) Red Hat
17 62 (2.08%) Veeam
18 55 (1.84%) BT
19 53 (1.78%) Aruba
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vodafone
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50,000 to £60,000 + Bonus/Profit Sh
Posted: 5 hours ago
United Kingdom
Herman Miller
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32500 Per Annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East
2Source Talent
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Dependent upon qualifications and experience
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
DawsonHill
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Private Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
DawsonHill
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum 24 days holiday + Private healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Other
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Computer People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
NES IT
Salary: Competitve
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Maidstone And Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Salary: Band 6 £26,041 to £34,876
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: on-call, + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
NTech Consultants Limited
Salary: Bens
Posted: Yesterday