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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 228 246 206
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -40
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 1421 1379 1546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.30% 1.18% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.70% 6.64% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1181 1126 1272
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,275 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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
18445 20755 19902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 17.74% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15184 16566 15978
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 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 31 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 +11 1349 £40,000 - 149
London +3 486 £42,500 +2.40% 55
South East +29 427 £45,000 +12.50% 38
Surrey +75 164 £47,500 +35.71% 6
North West +39 106 £37,500 +14.50% 12
Yorkshire -24 93 £32,500 -18.75% 20
City of London -18 89 £43,000 - 12
Berkshire +10 86 £47,500 -5.00% 12
Manchester +56 80 £37,500 +11.94% 10
East of England -8 79 £40,000 +8.10% 5
West Yorkshire -8 75 £32,500 -18.75% 8
South West -31 74 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Hampshire +2 73 £38,750 -13.88% 3
Leeds -5 64 £32,500 -18.75% 5
West Midlands +6 58 £36,097 +11.06% 5
East Midlands -18 41 £40,000 -14.89% 4
Buckinghamshire -1 34 £40,000 +3.22% 3
Cambridgeshire +37 31 £40,000 +9.58% 2
Reading -14 28 £45,000 -10.00% 9
Scotland +6 27 £28,000 -19.42% 7
Hertfordshire -23 27 £45,000 - 2
Guildford +23 26 £65,000 +100.00%
Peterborough - 25 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham +4 22 £40,000 +29.03%
Cheshire +4 21 £35,000 -1.40% 1
Wiltshire -20 20 £28,000 -37.77% 2
Leicestershire +14 18 £40,250 -35.60% 2
Aberdeenshire +2 18 £20,500 - 2
Fraserburgh 0 18 £20,500 - 2
East Sussex -2 18 £48,750 +21.87% 2

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 1509 (51.00%) Cisco
2 1308 (44.20%) Windows
3 1095 (37.01%) Firewall
4 1092 (36.90%) WAN
5 1022 (34.54%) Microsoft
6 994 (33.59%) Cisco Certification
7 972 (32.85%) LAN
8 817 (27.61%) VMware
9 808 (27.31%) Active Directory
10 739 (24.97%) CCNA
11 724 (24.47%) VPN
12 703 (23.76%) DNS
12 703 (23.76%) Telecoms
13 699 (23.62%) TCP/IP
14 659 (22.27%) ITIL
15 589 (19.91%) VMware Infrastructure
16 562 (18.99%) MS Exchange
17 513 (17.34%) MS Excel
18 509 (17.20%) Linux
19 482 (16.29%) CCNP
20 454 (15.34%) Finance
21 433 (14.63%) SAN
22 422 (14.26%) MPLS
23 420 (14.19%) DHCP
24 411 (13.89%) MS Office
24 411 (13.89%) Wireless
25 409 (13.82%) Citrix
26 369 (12.47%) Windows Server 2008
27 364 (12.30%) SQL
28 356 (12.03%) Data Centre

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 562 (18.99%) MS Exchange
2 274 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 243 (8.21%) Lync
4 140 (4.73%) SharePoint
5 135 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 132 (4.46%) IIS
7 102 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 54 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 50 (1.69%) Apache
10 30 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2003
11 21 (0.71%) CMS
12 14 (0.47%) Confluence
13 11 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
14 10 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
15 9 (0.30%) Node.js
15 9 (0.30%) Tomcat
16 6 (0.20%) WebLogic
16 6 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
17 5 (0.17%) nginx
18 4 (0.14%) GroupWise
Applications
1 513 (17.34%) MS Excel
2 411 (13.89%) MS Office
3 74 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 55 (1.86%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
5 6 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.20%) Solid Edge
6 2 (0.068%) InDesign
6 2 (0.068%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.068%) MS Project
7 1 (0.034%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.034%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.034%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 21 (0.71%) Dynamics GP
2 9 (0.30%) Sophis RISQUE
3 8 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.034%) Agresso
7 1 (0.034%) Infor CRM
7 1 (0.034%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.034%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 162 (5.47%) Office 365
2 48 (1.62%) PaaS
3 46 (1.55%) IaaS
4 45 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
5 42 (1.42%) SaaS
6 36 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 24 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (0.61%) Google Apps
9 16 (0.54%) Mimecast
10 9 (0.30%) GitHub
11 4 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.068%) Yammer
12 2 (0.068%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.034%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1095 (37.01%) Firewall
2 1092 (36.90%) WAN
3 972 (32.85%) LAN
4 724 (24.47%) VPN
5 703 (23.76%) DNS
6 699 (23.62%) TCP/IP
7 433 (14.63%) SAN
8 422 (14.26%) MPLS
9 420 (14.19%) DHCP
10 411 (13.89%) Wireless
11 292 (9.87%) VLAN
12 291 (9.83%) BGP
13 287 (9.70%) Network Security
14 267 (9.02%) OSPF
15 256 (8.65%) PBX
16 251 (8.48%) Cisco ASA
17 231 (7.81%) Internet
18 206 (6.96%) Wi-Fi
19 199 (6.73%) Cisco IOS
20 196 (6.62%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (10.27%) SQL Server
2 69 (2.33%) MySQL
3 48 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (0.74%) OLTP
7 17 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (0.44%) DB2
10 7 (0.24%) MS Access
11 6 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (0.20%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.14%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.10%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.068%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.068%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.068%) MongoDB
14 2 (0.068%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (0.81%) JIRA
2 22 (0.74%) Git (software)
3 14 (0.47%) InstallShield
4 11 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (0.27%) Metasploit
6 7 (0.24%) Subversion
7 5 (0.17%) Xcode
8 3 (0.10%) Selenium
8 3 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.068%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.068%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.068%) Grunt
9 2 (0.068%) Yeoman
9 2 (0.068%) Bower
9 2 (0.068%) Hudson
9 2 (0.068%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.034%) GCC
10 1 (0.034%) QUnit
10 1 (0.034%) Xdebug
10 1 (0.034%) Rational DOORS
General
1 703 (23.76%) Telecoms
2 454 (15.34%) Finance
3 130 (4.39%) Banking
4 85 (2.87%) Retail
5 83 (2.81%) Legal
6 66 (2.23%) Law
7 61 (2.06%) Manufacturing
8 60 (2.03%) Marketing
9 43 (1.45%) Back Office
10 42 (1.42%) Advertising
11 37 (1.25%) Electronics
12 33 (1.12%) Billing
13 30 (1.01%) Financial Institution
14 24 (0.81%) Games
15 19 (0.64%) Investment Banking
16 17 (0.57%) Front Office
17 13 (0.44%) Local Government
18 12 (0.41%) Automotive
19 11 (0.37%) Multimedia
20 9 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 541 (18.28%) Network Engineer
2 390 (13.18%) Support Engineer
3 361 (12.20%) Analyst
4 182 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
5 168 (5.68%) Support Analyst
6 167 (5.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 161 (5.44%) Technical Support
8 152 (5.14%) IT Support
9 139 (4.70%) Architect
10 123 (4.16%) Senior Network Engineer
11 122 (4.12%) Administrator
12 119 (4.02%) Systems Engineer
13 117 (3.95%) Consultant
14 116 (3.92%) Voice Engineer
15 102 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
16 92 (3.11%) Systems Administrator
17 84 (2.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
18 83 (2.81%) Project Manager
19 80 (2.70%) Network Support
20 76 (2.57%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (2.16%) HTML
2 63 (2.13%) Web Services
3 62 (2.10%) 802.1X
4 47 (1.59%) .NET
5 31 (1.05%) CSS
6 30 (1.01%) XML
7 27 (0.91%) COM
8 23 (0.78%) Middleware
9 21 (0.71%) VXML
10 20 (0.68%) Ruby on Rails
10 20 (0.68%) RESTful
11 19 (0.64%) CCXML
11 19 (0.64%) TAPI
11 19 (0.64%) JTAPI
12 18 (0.61%) Ajax
12 18 (0.61%) XMPP
13 15 (0.51%) LAMP
13 15 (0.51%) HTML5
13 15 (0.51%) jQuery
14 13 (0.44%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 356 (12.03%) Data Centre
2 203 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
3 169 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
4 131 (4.43%) Blackberry
5 97 (3.28%) Computer Science
6 92 (3.11%) Management Information System
7 68 (2.30%) IVR
8 62 (2.10%) Clustering
9 61 (2.06%) iPhone
10 47 (1.59%) Replication
11 42 (1.42%) BYOD
12 38 (1.28%) Client/Server
13 37 (1.25%) CCTV
14 33 (1.12%) iPad
15 27 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 26 (0.88%) Fat Client
16 26 (0.88%) IPTV
16 26 (0.88%) Thin Client
17 25 (0.84%) EqualLogic
18 24 (0.81%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1308 (44.20%) Windows
2 509 (17.20%) Linux
3 369 (12.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 336 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 299 (10.10%) Windows 7
6 231 (7.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 220 (7.43%) Windows 8
8 178 (6.02%) UNIX
9 170 (5.75%) Windows XP
10 93 (3.14%) Android
11 63 (2.13%) Mac OS X
12 50 (1.69%) Windows Vista
13 47 (1.59%) Apple iOS
14 40 (1.35%) CentOS
15 38 (1.28%) Solaris
16 35 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 33 (1.12%) Ubuntu
18 15 (0.51%) Debian
19 13 (0.44%) VMS
20 11 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 659 (22.27%) ITIL
2 263 (8.89%) Project Management
3 242 (8.18%) Service Delivery
4 189 (6.39%) Load Balancing
5 180 (6.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 165 (5.58%) Network Design
7 145 (4.90%) Mentoring
8 136 (4.60%) PRINCE2
9 133 (4.49%) Network Management
10 112 (3.79%) Change Management
11 94 (3.18%) Network Monitoring
12 92 (3.11%) Service Management
13 85 (2.87%) Time Management
14 84 (2.84%) CRM
15 81 (2.74%) Agile Software Development
16 80 (2.70%) E-Commerce
17 79 (2.67%) Network Architecture
17 79 (2.67%) Incident Management
18 78 (2.64%) Business Continuity
18 78 (2.64%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 364 (12.30%) SQL
2 89 (3.01%) Python
3 86 (2.91%) PowerShell
4 83 (2.81%) C
5 70 (2.37%) JavaScript
6 58 (1.96%) Bash Shell
7 52 (1.76%) Perl
8 46 (1.55%) Ruby
9 43 (1.45%) C#
9 43 (1.45%) Java
10 41 (1.39%) C++
11 38 (1.28%) PHP
12 24 (0.81%) VB
13 15 (0.51%) VBScript
14 14 (0.47%) Embedded C
15 12 (0.41%) T-SQL
16 6 (0.20%) R
17 5 (0.17%) Ada
17 5 (0.17%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 994 (33.59%) Cisco Certification
2 739 (24.97%) CCNA
3 482 (16.29%) CCNP
4 345 (11.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 337 (11.39%) Degree
6 180 (6.08%) MCSE
7 142 (4.80%) MCSA
8 137 (4.63%) Security Cleared
9 117 (3.95%) SC Cleared
10 105 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
11 103 (3.48%) CCIE
12 87 (2.94%) MCP
13 69 (2.33%) MCITP
14 66 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 59 (1.99%) CCDP
16 55 (1.86%) CCVP
17 49 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 37 (1.25%) MCTS
19 33 (1.12%) CCSP
20 30 (1.01%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 307 (10.38%) SLA
2 69 (2.33%) QA
3 66 (2.23%) PCI DSS
4 53 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 45 (1.52%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 6 (0.20%) GMP
7 5 (0.17%) ISO 14001
7 5 (0.17%) JSP 440
8 3 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.034%) COBIT
9 1 (0.034%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.034%) HL7
9 1 (0.034%) DICOM
System Software
1 808 (27.31%) Active Directory
2 589 (19.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 229 (7.74%) Hyper-V
4 131 (4.43%) XenApp
5 118 (3.99%) vSphere
6 62 (2.10%) XenDesktop
6 62 (2.10%) VMware ESX
7 55 (1.86%) Terminal Services
8 46 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
9 40 (1.35%) XenServer
10 33 (1.12%) Terminal Server
11 27 (0.91%) Firmware
12 24 (0.81%) VMware Server
13 23 (0.78%) ISA Server
14 20 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 20 (0.68%) DFS Replication
15 15 (0.51%) Xen
16 14 (0.47%) VirtualBox
17 9 (0.30%) NFS
18 6 (0.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 135 (4.56%) SCCM
2 134 (4.53%) Cisco CUCM
3 65 (2.20%) Backup Exec
4 63 (2.13%) Nagios
5 56 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
6 49 (1.66%) WSUS
7 35 (1.18%) SCOM
8 27 (0.91%) FortiGate
9 26 (0.88%) Puppet
10 22 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
11 19 (0.64%) SolarWinds Orion
12 15 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
13 11 (0.37%) Cisco UCCE
14 10 (0.34%) Tivoli
15 9 (0.30%) OpenView
15 9 (0.30%) HAProxy
15 9 (0.30%) StatsD
15 9 (0.30%) Graphite
16 8 (0.27%) Nessus
16 8 (0.27%) Nmap
Vendors
1 1509 (51.00%) Cisco
2 1022 (34.54%) Microsoft
3 817 (27.61%) VMware
4 409 (13.82%) Citrix
5 296 (10.00%) HP
6 291 (9.83%) Juniper
7 272 (9.19%) CheckPoint
8 229 (7.74%) Avaya
9 185 (6.25%) F5
10 163 (5.51%) Mitel
11 118 (3.99%) SolarWinds
12 99 (3.35%) Dell
13 94 (3.18%) Oracle
13 94 (3.18%) NetApp
14 90 (3.04%) Riverbed
15 88 (2.97%) Apple
16 81 (2.74%) Red Hat
17 61 (2.06%) Veeam
18 56 (1.89%) EMC
19 55 (1.86%) BT
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 Per Annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
East Midlands
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 Per Annum Up to £25,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On Application
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire
RM Education
Salary: £21k - £24k per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: £50k + 4k
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AspireCom
Salary: £50-55k + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AspireCom
Salary: £18-22k + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Postshift
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago