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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 219 232 222
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 1474 1435 1422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.34% 1.25% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.42% 7.42% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1194 1200
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £39,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -0.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,500

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
19878 19343 22065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.14% 16.87% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15842 15319 17776
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +6 1396 £40,000 +0.62% 162
London +40 585 £45,000 - 58
South East -29 338 £40,000 +6.66% 35
City of London +62 187 £47,500 -5.00% 12
Yorkshire +7 112 £32,500 - 15
Surrey +26 101 £37,500 -16.66% 5
Berkshire -53 89 £42,500 +6.25% 4
West Yorkshire +9 85 £32,500 - 10
East of England -15 85 £32,500 -11.56% 5
North West +35 83 £40,000 -5.88% 15
West Midlands +6 63 £37,500 +11.94% 8
South West -12 62 £30,000 -11.11% 13
Leeds -2 61 £32,500 -7.14% 6
East Midlands +1 60 £28,428 -30.66% 11
Reading -40 56 £40,000 +3.22% 2
Manchester +17 50 £37,500 -16.20% 12
Hampshire -57 45 £37,500 +15.38% 10
Nottinghamshire +36 37 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Nottingham +23 36 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Hertfordshire -13 33 £40,000 +8.10% 2
Wales +2 28 £27,500 -17.91% 6
Wiltshire +23 27 £35,000 -16.66% 5
Buckinghamshire -24 25 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Scotland +15 24 £37,500 +1.35% 2
South Wales 0 21 £27,500 -26.17% 4
Essex +3 20 £31,000 -11.42% 1
East Sussex -23 19 £43,750 +10.75% 1
Oxfordshire +14 18 £50,000 +33.33% 7
West Sussex +9 17 £22,500 -13.46% 2
Woking - 16 £23,500 -

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 1461 (51.34%) Cisco
2 1188 (41.74%) Windows
3 1082 (38.02%) Firewall
4 968 (34.01%) Microsoft
5 954 (33.52%) WAN
6 897 (31.52%) Cisco Certification
7 826 (29.02%) LAN
8 731 (25.69%) Active Directory
9 701 (24.63%) VMware
10 687 (24.14%) VPN
11 665 (23.37%) Telecoms
12 635 (22.31%) TCP/IP
13 599 (21.05%) CCNA
14 584 (20.52%) MS Excel
15 580 (20.38%) ITIL
16 548 (19.26%) DNS
16 548 (19.26%) MS Exchange
17 541 (19.01%) CCNP
18 487 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
19 484 (17.01%) MPLS
20 461 (16.20%) Citrix
21 460 (16.16%) Finance
22 458 (16.09%) MS Office
23 453 (15.92%) Linux
24 404 (14.20%) Wireless
25 379 (13.32%) SAN
26 357 (12.54%) SLA
27 348 (12.23%) BGP
28 342 (12.02%) Microsoft Certification
29 330 (11.60%) Windows Server 2008

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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
1 548 (19.26%) MS Exchange
2 257 (9.03%) Lync
3 213 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 121 (4.25%) SharePoint
5 119 (4.18%) IIS
6 110 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2013
7 80 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 57 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 45 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
10 40 (1.41%) Apache
11 27 (0.95%) CMS
12 22 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
13 13 (0.46%) Confluence
14 12 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
14 12 (0.42%) Moodle
15 11 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
16 10 (0.35%) OpenStack
16 10 (0.35%) nginx
16 10 (0.35%) GroupWise
16 10 (0.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 584 (20.52%) MS Excel
2 458 (16.09%) MS Office
3 67 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 63 (2.21%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.25%) Solid Edge
6 4 (0.14%) MS Project
7 3 (0.11%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.11%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
4 6 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.21%) Sophis RISQUE
5 4 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.070%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.070%) BPCS
7 1 (0.035%) Agresso
7 1 (0.035%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.035%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.035%) Line 50
7 1 (0.035%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.035%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 119 (4.18%) Office 365
2 55 (1.93%) IaaS
3 35 (1.23%) PaaS
4 33 (1.16%) SaaS
5 30 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
6 23 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (0.39%) Google Apps
9 6 (0.21%) GitHub
10 5 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.18%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 1082 (38.02%) Firewall
2 954 (33.52%) WAN
3 826 (29.02%) LAN
4 687 (24.14%) VPN
5 635 (22.31%) TCP/IP
6 548 (19.26%) DNS
7 484 (17.01%) MPLS
8 404 (14.20%) Wireless
9 379 (13.32%) SAN
10 348 (12.23%) BGP
11 326 (11.45%) DHCP
12 320 (11.24%) VLAN
13 319 (11.21%) Network Security
14 295 (10.37%) OSPF
15 260 (9.14%) Internet
16 213 (7.48%) Cisco ASA
17 201 (7.06%) Cisco IOS
18 197 (6.92%) PBX
19 191 (6.71%) Unified Communications
20 175 (6.15%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 83 (2.92%) MySQL
3 29 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (0.67%) DB2
5 13 (0.46%) NoSQL
5 13 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (0.46%) MariaDB
6 10 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (0.32%) Relational Database
8 8 (0.28%) MS Access
9 6 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.18%) Redis
10 5 (0.18%) Couchbase
10 5 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.14%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.11%) OLTP
12 3 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.070%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 19 (0.67%) JIRA
2 13 (0.46%) Git (software)
3 11 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
4 10 (0.35%) Visual Studio
4 10 (0.35%) InstallShield
4 10 (0.35%) Xcode
5 5 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.14%) Selenium
6 4 (0.14%) Serena SBM
6 4 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (0.14%) FogBugz
7 3 (0.11%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.11%) Metasploit
8 2 (0.070%) NUnit
8 2 (0.070%) Automake
9 1 (0.035%) Subversion
9 1 (0.035%) FrontPage
9 1 (0.035%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.035%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.035%) PHPUnit
General
1 665 (23.37%) Telecoms
2 460 (16.16%) Finance
3 110 (3.87%) Banking
4 103 (3.62%) Retail
5 64 (2.25%) Law
6 49 (1.72%) Legal
7 37 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 37 (1.30%) Marketing
8 34 (1.19%) Advertising
9 33 (1.16%) Back Office
10 31 (1.09%) Financial Institution
11 25 (0.88%) Billing
12 23 (0.81%) Investment Banking
13 17 (0.60%) Electronics
14 16 (0.56%) Games
15 9 (0.32%) Aerospace
16 8 (0.28%) Front Office
16 8 (0.28%) French Language
17 5 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 577 (20.27%) Network Engineer
2 416 (14.62%) Analyst
3 360 (12.65%) Support Engineer
4 199 (6.99%) Support Analyst
5 177 (6.22%) Technical Support
6 146 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 137 (4.81%) Senior Network Engineer
8 126 (4.43%) IT Support
9 124 (4.36%) Consultant
10 112 (3.94%) Systems Engineer
11 108 (3.79%) Voice Engineer
12 107 (3.76%) Administrator
12 107 (3.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 99 (3.48%) Network Analyst
14 96 (3.37%) 3rd Line Support
15 93 (3.27%) Cisco Engineer
16 86 (3.02%) Service Analyst
17 84 (2.95%) Systems Administrator
18 83 (2.92%) Technical Engineer
18 83 (2.92%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (2.04%) CSS
2 56 (1.97%) HTML
3 46 (1.62%) .NET
4 44 (1.55%) Web Services
5 34 (1.19%) LAMP
6 33 (1.16%) XML
7 23 (0.81%) SOAP
8 22 (0.77%) jQuery
9 20 (0.70%) Ajax
10 19 (0.67%) ASP.NET
11 15 (0.53%) XMPP
11 15 (0.53%) HTML5
11 15 (0.53%) CSS3
12 14 (0.49%) RESTful
13 10 (0.35%) WebSockets
13 10 (0.35%) WebRTC
13 10 (0.35%) FreeSWITCH
13 10 (0.35%) Ruby on Rails
13 10 (0.35%) JSON
13 10 (0.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 209 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 149 (5.24%) Blackberry
3 145 (5.09%) Video Conferencing
4 88 (3.09%) Management Information System
5 72 (2.53%) Clustering
6 70 (2.46%) Computer Science
7 41 (1.44%) iPhone
8 40 (1.41%) Replication
9 38 (1.34%) CCTV
10 36 (1.26%) Open Source
11 32 (1.12%) Client/Server
11 32 (1.12%) EPoS
12 30 (1.05%) IPTV
13 29 (1.02%) Handset
14 24 (0.84%) IVR
15 21 (0.74%) Smartphone
16 20 (0.70%) Statistics
17 19 (0.67%) NHS
17 19 (0.67%) iSeries
17 19 (0.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1188 (41.74%) Windows
2 453 (15.92%) Linux
3 330 (11.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 305 (10.72%) Windows 7
5 274 (9.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 220 (7.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 180 (6.32%) Windows XP
8 144 (5.06%) Windows 8
9 122 (4.29%) UNIX
10 79 (2.78%) Android
11 51 (1.79%) Solaris
12 50 (1.76%) Windows Vista
13 47 (1.65%) Ubuntu
14 41 (1.44%) CentOS
15 38 (1.34%) Apple iOS
16 27 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 27 (0.95%) Mac OS X
17 19 (0.67%) VMS
17 19 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
18 16 (0.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 580 (20.38%) ITIL
2 262 (9.21%) Project Management
3 245 (8.61%) Service Delivery
4 176 (6.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 167 (5.87%) Network Design
6 141 (4.95%) Load Balancing
7 133 (4.67%) Mentoring
8 123 (4.32%) PRINCE2
9 117 (4.11%) Network Management
10 104 (3.65%) Change Management
11 95 (3.34%) Network Monitoring
12 93 (3.27%) Migration
13 92 (3.23%) Service Management
14 89 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
15 81 (2.85%) Business Continuity
16 80 (2.81%) Time Management
17 74 (2.60%) Agile Software Development
18 71 (2.49%) Change Control
19 65 (2.28%) E-Commerce
20 62 (2.18%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 308 (10.82%) SQL
2 96 (3.37%) PowerShell
3 88 (3.09%) Python
4 83 (2.92%) Bash Shell
5 61 (2.14%) C
6 60 (2.11%) JavaScript
7 53 (1.86%) Perl
8 49 (1.72%) PHP
8 49 (1.72%) C#
9 33 (1.16%) C++
10 32 (1.12%) Ruby
11 31 (1.09%) Java
12 26 (0.91%) VBScript
13 18 (0.63%) VB
14 15 (0.53%) T-SQL
15 10 (0.35%) Objective-C
16 8 (0.28%) Embedded C
17 6 (0.21%) R
18 5 (0.18%) Shell Script
19 3 (0.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 897 (31.52%) Cisco Certification
2 599 (21.05%) CCNA
3 541 (19.01%) CCNP
4 342 (12.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 308 (10.82%) Degree
6 212 (7.45%) MCSE
7 141 (4.95%) MCSA
8 134 (4.71%) MCP
9 131 (4.60%) Security Cleared
10 108 (3.79%) SC Cleared
11 107 (3.76%) MCITP
12 83 (2.92%) CCIE
13 77 (2.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 73 (2.57%) CCDP
14 73 (2.57%) ITIL Certification
15 63 (2.21%) CCSP
16 49 (1.72%) CCVP
17 41 (1.44%) CCDA
17 41 (1.44%) A+ Certification
18 39 (1.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 357 (12.54%) SLA
2 52 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 41 (1.44%) ISO 9001
4 29 (1.02%) QA
5 23 (0.81%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 5 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.14%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 4 (0.14%) GMP
9 3 (0.11%) HL7
9 3 (0.11%) DICOM
10 1 (0.035%) PMBOK
System Software
1 731 (25.69%) Active Directory
2 487 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 176 (6.18%) Hyper-V
4 158 (5.55%) XenApp
5 119 (4.18%) vSphere
6 86 (3.02%) XenDesktop
7 69 (2.42%) Terminal Services
8 54 (1.90%) XenServer
9 48 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
9 48 (1.69%) Terminal Server
10 32 (1.12%) VMware ESX
11 29 (1.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 18 (0.63%) Firmware
13 16 (0.56%) Kamailio
14 15 (0.53%) Openswan
15 14 (0.49%) VirtualBox
15 14 (0.49%) NFS
16 13 (0.46%) Xen
17 11 (0.39%) VMware Server
17 11 (0.39%) iptables
Systems Management
1 122 (4.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 117 (4.11%) SCCM
3 86 (3.02%) Nagios
4 69 (2.42%) Backup Exec
5 59 (2.07%) Cisco UCCX
6 46 (1.62%) SCOM
7 37 (1.30%) WSUS
8 32 (1.12%) Cisco UCCE
9 29 (1.02%) Puppet
10 28 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
11 26 (0.91%) Cacti
12 24 (0.84%) OpenView
13 18 (0.63%) Cisco IPCC
14 16 (0.56%) SolarWinds Orion
15 15 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
15 15 (0.53%) FortiGate
16 11 (0.39%) logstash
17 10 (0.35%) Ganglia
18 9 (0.32%) OPNET
18 9 (0.32%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 1461 (51.34%) Cisco
2 968 (34.01%) Microsoft
3 701 (24.63%) VMware
4 461 (16.20%) Citrix
5 321 (11.28%) CheckPoint
6 300 (10.54%) Avaya
7 283 (9.94%) Juniper
8 273 (9.59%) HP
9 160 (5.62%) F5
10 151 (5.31%) Mitel
11 135 (4.74%) SolarWinds
12 115 (4.04%) Dell
13 87 (3.06%) Riverbed
14 80 (2.81%) Apple
15 69 (2.42%) Red Hat
16 67 (2.35%) Oracle
17 60 (2.11%) NetApp
18 53 (1.86%) Symantec
18 53 (1.86%) Aruba
18 53 (1.86%) Polycom
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits+bonuses
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 25-35k base + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + 29 days + share ops scheme + pensi
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wales
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 22 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Corporate benefiits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £23000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £excellent Salary + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday