The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 262 255 232
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -23
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 1146 1374 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.28% 1.28% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.43% 7.72% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 1161 1321
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +8.33%

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
15420 17807 20629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.24% 16.55% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12482 14720 16630
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the UK over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -1 1066 £39,500 -3.65% 128
London -32 352 £47,500 - 34
South East +47 332 £35,000 -12.50% 34
Hampshire +61 90 £35,000 +7.69% 13
North West -13 90 £35,000 -17.64% 16
West Midlands -32 76 £40,000 +11.11% 16
Surrey +9 70 £34,000 -9.33% 4
East of England -16 70 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Yorkshire +34 64 £30,000 -25.00% 8
Buckinghamshire +26 59 £29,500 -15.71% 5
East Midlands +28 54 £35,000 -1.43% 7
City of London +10 53 £47,500 -3.06% 7
South West +16 44 £30,500 -12.85% 5
Southampton +38 41 £35,000 +75.00% 10
Manchester -16 41 £35,000 -12.50% 9
West Yorkshire +28 35 £30,000 -17.80% 4
Cheshire +24 33 £33,250 -26.11% 2
Leeds +38 29 £30,000 -9.09% 2
Berkshire -14 29 £33,750 -32.50% 8
Bedfordshire +9 28 £47,500 -7.76%
Brighton +48 27 £40,000 +86.04% 1
East Sussex +36 27 £40,000 +73.91% 1
Aylesbury -2 25 £27,000 +25.58% 1
Kent +19 24 £42,750 +18.75% 1
Scotland +23 23 £38,000 +16.92%
Milton Keynes +22 22 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Coventry +7 22 £42,000 +25.37% 5
Luton +1 21 £45,000 -10.00%
Cambridgeshire +9 20 £60,000 +50.00% 1
North Yorkshire +9 18 £30,000 -13.66% 2

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VoIP.

1 1318 (51.32%) Cisco
2 1130 (44.00%) Windows
3 969 (37.73%) Firewall
4 852 (33.18%) WAN
5 813 (31.66%) Active Directory
6 812 (31.62%) Cisco Certification
7 801 (31.19%) LAN
8 763 (29.71%) Microsoft
9 724 (28.19%) VMware
10 610 (23.75%) Windows Server
11 550 (21.42%) VPN
12 544 (21.18%) CCNA
13 530 (20.64%) Linux
14 526 (20.48%) CCNP
15 525 (20.44%) Telecoms
16 487 (18.96%) ITIL
17 482 (18.77%) VMware Infrastructure
18 472 (18.38%) TCP/IP
19 470 (18.30%) DNS
20 399 (15.54%) MS Exchange
21 385 (14.99%) MPLS
22 353 (13.75%) Finance
23 349 (13.59%) Windows Server 2008
24 344 (13.40%) SQL
25 339 (13.20%) DHCP
26 328 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
27 314 (12.23%) VLAN
28 304 (11.84%) Data Centre
29 302 (11.76%) Wireless
30 294 (11.45%) MS Excel

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 399 (15.54%) MS Exchange
2 208 (8.10%) Skype for Business
3 164 (6.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 115 (4.48%) SharePoint
5 107 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 100 (3.89%) IIS
7 66 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2007
8 37 (1.44%) Apache
8 37 (1.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 15 (0.58%) CMS
9 15 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
10 9 (0.35%) Confluence
11 7 (0.27%) OpenStack
12 6 (0.23%) nginx
13 5 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (0.19%) Site Server
14 4 (0.16%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.12%) Quickr
15 3 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 294 (11.45%) MS Excel
2 258 (10.05%) MS Office
3 26 (1.01%) MS Project
4 18 (0.70%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.35%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 1 (0.039%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.039%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 14 (0.55%) Cisco SocialMiner
3 7 (0.27%) Sage X3
4 5 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.19%) Line 50
5 4 (0.16%) SAP SM
6 2 (0.078%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.078%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.039%) Magento
7 1 (0.039%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.039%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.039%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.039%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 294 (11.45%) Office 365
2 148 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
3 118 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (1.09%) PaaS
6 26 (1.01%) SaaS
7 24 (0.93%) IaaS
8 22 (0.86%) IBM Cloud
9 11 (0.43%) Mimecast
10 8 (0.31%) OneDrive
11 5 (0.19%) G Suite
12 4 (0.16%) Google Drive
13 2 (0.078%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.078%) Dropbox
13 2 (0.078%) Slack
14 1 (0.039%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 1 (0.039%) Amazon Glacier
14 1 (0.039%) Azure Active Directory
14 1 (0.039%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.039%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 969 (37.73%) Firewall
2 852 (33.18%) WAN
3 801 (31.19%) LAN
4 550 (21.42%) VPN
5 472 (18.38%) TCP/IP
6 470 (18.30%) DNS
7 385 (14.99%) MPLS
8 339 (13.20%) DHCP
9 314 (12.23%) VLAN
10 302 (11.76%) Wireless
11 250 (9.74%) SAN
12 248 (9.66%) Cisco ASA
13 210 (8.18%) Unified Communications
13 210 (8.18%) Wi-Fi
14 206 (8.02%) Network Security
15 194 (7.55%) BGP
16 159 (6.19%) Internet
17 151 (5.88%) Ethernet
18 147 (5.72%) PBX
19 143 (5.57%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (7.90%) SQL Server
2 69 (2.69%) MySQL
3 42 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (0.55%) Big Data
6 11 (0.43%) Relational Database
7 10 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (0.35%) NoSQL
9 8 (0.31%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.19%) Power BI
11 5 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (0.16%) EDRMS
12 4 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (0.16%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.12%) GIS
13 3 (0.12%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (1.05%) Git (software)
2 16 (0.62%) JIRA
3 9 (0.35%) Jenkins
3 9 (0.35%) Subversion
4 8 (0.31%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.16%) Grunt
5 4 (0.16%) InstallShield
6 3 (0.12%) gulp
6 3 (0.12%) Selenium
6 3 (0.12%) Trac
7 2 (0.078%) NeoLoad
7 2 (0.078%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.039%) Ant
8 1 (0.039%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.039%) Automake
8 1 (0.039%) CMake
8 1 (0.039%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.039%) Hudson
8 1 (0.039%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.039%) Xcode
General
1 525 (20.44%) Telecoms
2 353 (13.75%) Finance
3 113 (4.40%) Retail
4 89 (3.47%) Banking
5 64 (2.49%) Marketing
6 61 (2.38%) Legal
7 46 (1.79%) Law
8 45 (1.75%) Electronics
9 44 (1.71%) Manufacturing
10 31 (1.21%) Advertising
11 27 (1.05%) Games
12 24 (0.93%) Billing
13 22 (0.86%) Military
14 11 (0.43%) Investment Banking
15 10 (0.39%) French Language
16 9 (0.35%) Aerospace
16 9 (0.35%) Automotive
16 9 (0.35%) Turkish Language
17 7 (0.27%) Spanish Language
18 6 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 502 (19.55%) Network Engineer
2 449 (17.48%) Analyst
3 388 (15.11%) Support Engineer
4 239 (9.31%) Support Analyst
5 216 (8.41%) IT Support
6 179 (6.97%) Cisco Engineer
7 173 (6.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 164 (6.39%) IT Engineer
9 154 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
10 132 (5.14%) VoIP Engineer
11 130 (5.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 130 (5.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 125 (4.87%) Network Support
13 116 (4.52%) Network Analyst
14 113 (4.40%) Senior Network Engineer
15 110 (4.28%) IT Support Engineer
16 107 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
16 107 (4.17%) Voice Engineer
17 99 (3.86%) Architect
18 89 (3.47%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (3.12%) Web Services
2 69 (2.69%) XMPP
3 31 (1.21%) 802.1X
4 24 (0.93%) HTML
5 20 (0.78%) .NET
6 18 (0.70%) FreeSWITCH
6 18 (0.70%) HTML5
7 16 (0.62%) LAMP
8 12 (0.47%) AngularJS
9 11 (0.43%) Backbone.js
9 11 (0.43%) CSS
9 11 (0.43%) VXML
10 9 (0.35%) EDI
10 9 (0.35%) JSF
10 9 (0.35%) React
10 9 (0.35%) Struts
11 8 (0.31%) ActiveMQ
11 8 (0.31%) Java SE
11 8 (0.31%) Middleware
11 8 (0.31%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 304 (11.84%) Data Centre
2 193 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
3 122 (4.75%) Video Conferencing
4 114 (4.44%) Driving Licence
5 92 (3.58%) Computer Science
6 82 (3.19%) IVR
7 76 (2.96%) Replication
8 60 (2.34%) Clustering
9 58 (2.26%) Blackberry
10 53 (2.06%) Management Information System
11 42 (1.64%) iPad
11 42 (1.64%) iPhone
12 39 (1.52%) Handset
13 29 (1.13%) Statistics
14 28 (1.09%) Smartphone
15 25 (0.97%) IPTV
16 24 (0.93%) Client/Server
16 24 (0.93%) Mathematics
17 19 (0.74%) User Experience
17 19 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1130 (44.00%) Windows
2 610 (23.75%) Windows Server
3 530 (20.64%) Linux
4 349 (13.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 328 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 293 (11.41%) Windows 7
7 157 (6.11%) Windows 10
8 135 (5.26%) Windows 8
9 110 (4.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 108 (4.21%) Unix
11 83 (3.23%) Android
12 65 (2.53%) Windows XP
13 56 (2.18%) CentOS
14 54 (2.10%) Mac OS X
15 47 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 39 (1.52%) Apple iOS
17 33 (1.29%) Ubuntu
18 15 (0.58%) VMS
19 14 (0.55%) Windows CE
20 12 (0.47%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (18.96%) ITIL
2 194 (7.55%) Project Management
3 143 (5.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 128 (4.98%) Network Management
5 126 (4.91%) Service Delivery
6 125 (4.87%) Network Design
7 110 (4.28%) High Availability
8 105 (4.09%) Load Balancing
9 88 (3.43%) Problem Management
10 86 (3.35%) Change Management
10 86 (3.35%) Service Management
11 80 (3.12%) Mentoring
11 80 (3.12%) Presales
12 72 (2.80%) PRINCE2
13 68 (2.65%) Continuous Improvement
13 68 (2.65%) CRM
14 66 (2.57%) Network Monitoring
15 65 (2.53%) Incident Management
16 64 (2.49%) Capacity Planning
17 63 (2.45%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 344 (13.40%) SQL
2 113 (4.40%) PowerShell
3 89 (3.47%) C
4 63 (2.45%) Python
5 48 (1.87%) Perl
6 45 (1.75%) Bash Shell
7 41 (1.60%) PHP
8 39 (1.52%) JavaScript
9 38 (1.48%) C#
10 36 (1.40%) Java
11 32 (1.25%) C++
12 30 (1.17%) VBScript
13 14 (0.55%) VC++
14 13 (0.51%) Shell Script
15 10 (0.39%) Ruby
16 9 (0.35%) Lua
17 8 (0.31%) VB
18 5 (0.19%) T-SQL
19 3 (0.12%) Embedded C
20 2 (0.078%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 812 (31.62%) Cisco Certification
2 544 (21.18%) CCNA
3 526 (20.48%) CCNP
4 260 (10.12%) Degree
5 246 (9.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 155 (6.04%) MCSE
7 109 (4.24%) CCIE
8 90 (3.50%) MCITP
9 67 (2.61%) Security Cleared
10 63 (2.45%) MCP
11 62 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
11 62 (2.41%) MCSA
12 53 (2.06%) CCVP
13 52 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 47 (1.83%) SC Cleared
15 42 (1.64%) CCNP Voice
16 30 (1.17%) JNCIA
17 28 (1.09%) JNCIP
18 27 (1.05%) CCSA
19 25 (0.97%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (6.62%) SLA
2 66 (2.57%) PCI DSS
3 19 (0.74%) QA
4 17 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 15 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.58%) PA-DSS
6 9 (0.35%) JSP 440
7 4 (0.16%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.039%) COBIT
8 1 (0.039%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.039%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 813 (31.66%) Active Directory
2 482 (18.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 272 (10.59%) Hyper-V
4 75 (2.92%) vSphere
5 59 (2.30%) Terminal Services
6 57 (2.22%) VMware ESX
7 47 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
8 44 (1.71%) XenApp
9 34 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
10 25 (0.97%) XenDesktop
11 22 (0.86%) Firmware
12 19 (0.74%) Xen
13 15 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
14 14 (0.55%) OpenSIPS
14 14 (0.55%) VMware Server
15 13 (0.51%) Kamailio
15 13 (0.51%) XenServer
16 11 (0.43%) DFS Replication
17 10 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
18 8 (0.31%) NFS
Systems Management
1 132 (5.14%) Cisco UCCX
2 129 (5.02%) Cisco CUCM
3 89 (3.47%) Cisco UCCE
4 88 (3.43%) SCCM
5 76 (2.96%) Nagios
6 73 (2.84%) SCOM
7 58 (2.26%) Puppet
8 56 (2.18%) Backup Exec
9 44 (1.71%) FortiGate
10 36 (1.40%) WSUS
11 33 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
12 30 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
13 23 (0.90%) Cacti
14 22 (0.86%) BMC PATROL
15 18 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
16 17 (0.66%) OpenNMS
16 17 (0.66%) RANCID
17 16 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
18 14 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
19 13 (0.51%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1318 (51.32%) Cisco
2 763 (29.71%) Microsoft
3 724 (28.19%) VMware
4 255 (9.93%) CheckPoint
5 221 (8.61%) Juniper
6 220 (8.57%) HP
7 209 (8.14%) Mitel
8 206 (8.02%) Avaya
9 204 (7.94%) Citrix
10 139 (5.41%) F5
11 127 (4.95%) SolarWinds
12 100 (3.89%) Palo Alto
13 96 (3.74%) Apple
14 88 (3.43%) Dell
15 67 (2.61%) Veeam
16 64 (2.49%) Oracle
17 61 (2.38%) Meraki
18 60 (2.34%) NetApp
18 60 (2.34%) Symantec
19 58 (2.26%) SonicWALL
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + 28 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent bonus + extensive benefi
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + on-call - bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + 28 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent pension + holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Manpower
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on call, bonus, overtime and be
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Pension scheme, flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent package, 28 days paid holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 46 Days hols + Fantastic bens
Posted: 5 days ago