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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 233 248 255
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 1387 1458 1385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.42% 1.32% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.38% 7.81% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1229 1213 1129
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £25,000 £26,475
10% offered a salary of more than £60,350 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.12% -2.50%

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
16560 18672 20557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.90% 16.96% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13770 15324 16429
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -3 1285 £39,000 -2.50% 145
London +28 481 £43,000 -4.44% 54
South East -40 317 £38,500 -13.96% 34
South West +56 126 £29,750 -20.66% 8
West Midlands +32 101 £40,000 +11.73% 11
City of London +46 80 £56,250 +26.40% 10
East of England +31 80 £40,000 - 9
Surrey -53 70 £43,750 -7.89% 7
Berkshire -18 68 £39,250 -25.23% 1
Hampshire -6 67 £40,000 +3.22% 13
Yorkshire -3 66 £30,750 -5.38% 12
North West -28 58 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Reading +32 49 £40,000 -
East Midlands +11 47 £33,000 -17.50% 6
Buckinghamshire +36 44 £32,500 -18.75% 5
Bristol +53 43 £24,000 -36.00% 1
Hertfordshire +38 42 £45,000 - 2
Wiltshire +33 40 £32,500 +16.07% 4
Manchester -27 40 £42,500 +13.33% 6
West Yorkshire -12 38 £32,500 - 7
Scotland +3 31 £35,250 -4.72% 1
Leeds -9 28 £32,500 - 5
Swindon +30 27 £28,500 -45.71% 2
Telford - 27 £38,500 - 3
Shropshire - 27 £38,500 - 3
Birmingham -11 24 £28,125 -29.68% 1
Guildford +11 23 £52,500 -19.23% 5
Southampton +14 22 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Nottinghamshire +15 21 £33,000 -20.00% 4
Wales +15 21 £37,500 +25.00% 2

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 1557 (51.54%) Cisco
2 1330 (44.03%) Windows
3 1163 (38.50%) Firewall
4 990 (32.77%) WAN
5 941 (31.15%) Active Directory
6 906 (29.99%) Microsoft
7 887 (29.36%) LAN
8 851 (28.17%) Cisco Certification
9 809 (26.78%) VMware
10 729 (24.13%) VPN
11 717 (23.73%) Telecoms
12 673 (22.28%) Windows Server
13 629 (20.82%) TCP/IP
14 614 (20.32%) ITIL
15 584 (19.33%) CCNA
15 584 (19.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 561 (18.57%) Linux
17 534 (17.68%) CCNP
18 503 (16.65%) MS Exchange
19 500 (16.55%) DNS
20 429 (14.20%) Wireless
21 423 (14.00%) MPLS
22 412 (13.64%) Finance
23 400 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
24 397 (13.14%) MS Excel
25 364 (12.05%) Cisco ASA
26 363 (12.02%) Windows Server 2012
27 361 (11.95%) MS Office
28 353 (11.68%) Windows 7
29 344 (11.39%) Data Centre

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
1 503 (16.65%) MS Exchange
2 262 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 211 (6.98%) Skype for Business
4 152 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 127 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 97 (3.21%) SharePoint
7 87 (2.88%) IIS
8 73 (2.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 62 (2.05%) Apache
10 26 (0.86%) CMS
11 22 (0.73%) Confluence
11 22 (0.73%) Tomcat
12 17 (0.56%) nginx
13 16 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
14 10 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
15 9 (0.30%) IBM Notes
15 9 (0.30%) OpenStack
16 6 (0.20%) JBoss
17 5 (0.17%) Quickr
17 5 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 397 (13.14%) MS Excel
2 361 (11.95%) MS Office
3 47 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 34 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (0.70%) MS Project
6 2 (0.066%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.033%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.033%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.033%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 44 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.66%) Cisco SocialMiner
2 20 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.13%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.099%) Maximo
5 3 (0.099%) SAP SM
6 2 (0.066%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.066%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.066%) FLEXCUBE
6 2 (0.066%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.066%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.033%) Finacle
7 1 (0.033%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 271 (8.97%) Office 365
2 143 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 105 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
4 66 (2.18%) SaaS
5 51 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
6 36 (1.19%) IaaS
7 19 (0.63%) PaaS
8 10 (0.33%) Google Apps
9 8 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (0.20%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.13%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.13%) Route 53
13 3 (0.099%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.099%) Yammer
14 2 (0.066%) GitHub
15 1 (0.033%) Amazon Glacier
15 1 (0.033%) Amazon S3
15 1 (0.033%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 1163 (38.50%) Firewall
2 990 (32.77%) WAN
3 887 (29.36%) LAN
4 729 (24.13%) VPN
5 629 (20.82%) TCP/IP
6 500 (16.55%) DNS
7 429 (14.20%) Wireless
8 423 (14.00%) MPLS
9 364 (12.05%) Cisco ASA
10 311 (10.29%) SAN
11 308 (10.20%) DHCP
12 288 (9.53%) BGP
13 285 (9.43%) Network Security
14 256 (8.47%) Internet
15 253 (8.37%) Unified Communications
16 251 (8.31%) OSPF
17 240 (7.94%) VLAN
18 215 (7.12%) PBX
19 212 (7.02%) SSL
20 204 (6.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (6.92%) SQL Server
2 63 (2.09%) MySQL
3 39 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (0.70%) Oracle Database
6 16 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (0.43%) MongoDB
8 8 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (0.23%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (0.20%) Big Data
11 5 (0.17%) Hadoop
11 5 (0.17%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.13%) EDRMS
12 4 (0.13%) Oracle Exadata
12 4 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.13%) Redis
12 4 (0.13%) SQLite
13 3 (0.099%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.066%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (1.06%) Git (software)
2 30 (0.99%) JIRA
3 18 (0.60%) InstallShield
3 18 (0.60%) Jenkins
4 17 (0.56%) Subversion
5 12 (0.40%) Selenium
6 11 (0.36%) NeoLoad
7 9 (0.30%) Eclipse
8 7 (0.23%) TeamCity
9 6 (0.20%) Android Studio
9 6 (0.20%) Gradle
9 6 (0.20%) Visual Studio
9 6 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.13%) ClearCase
10 4 (0.13%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.099%) AppScan
11 3 (0.099%) CruiseControl
11 3 (0.099%) Metasploit
11 3 (0.099%) Paros
12 2 (0.066%) MSI
General
1 717 (23.73%) Telecoms
2 412 (13.64%) Finance
3 101 (3.34%) Retail
4 95 (3.14%) Legal
5 83 (2.75%) Banking
6 77 (2.55%) Law
7 70 (2.32%) Manufacturing
8 67 (2.22%) Marketing
9 48 (1.59%) Electronics
10 41 (1.36%) Games
11 26 (0.86%) Advertising
12 21 (0.70%) Multimedia
13 20 (0.66%) Billing
14 17 (0.56%) Aerospace
15 16 (0.53%) Automotive
15 16 (0.53%) Military
16 14 (0.46%) Investment Banking
17 13 (0.43%) Back Office
18 12 (0.40%) Financial Institution
19 8 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 591 (19.56%) Network Engineer
2 480 (15.89%) Analyst
3 429 (14.20%) Support Engineer
4 259 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
5 222 (7.35%) Support Analyst
6 198 (6.55%) IT Support
7 196 (6.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 185 (6.12%) IT Engineer
9 175 (5.79%) 2nd Line Support
10 168 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 161 (5.33%) VoIP Engineer
12 140 (4.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 140 (4.63%) Voice Engineer
13 123 (4.07%) Senior Network Engineer
14 113 (3.74%) 3rd Line Support
15 109 (3.61%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 108 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 106 (3.51%) Service Analyst
18 105 (3.48%) Service Desk Analyst
19 102 (3.38%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (2.35%) Web Services
2 59 (1.95%) 802.1X
3 50 (1.66%) XMPP
4 26 (0.86%) LAMP
5 25 (0.83%) FreeSWITCH
6 24 (0.79%) .NET
6 24 (0.79%) XML
7 17 (0.56%) HTML
8 15 (0.50%) RESTful
8 15 (0.50%) VXML
9 13 (0.43%) Middleware
10 11 (0.36%) SOAP
11 10 (0.33%) CSS
11 10 (0.33%) LEMP Stack
12 9 (0.30%) COM
12 9 (0.30%) RFC 2833
13 6 (0.20%) HEVC
13 6 (0.20%) JTAPI
13 6 (0.20%) TAPI
14 5 (0.17%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 344 (11.39%) Data Centre
2 231 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
3 134 (4.44%) IVR
4 128 (4.24%) Video Conferencing
5 125 (4.14%) Management Information System
6 108 (3.57%) Blackberry
7 83 (2.75%) Computer Science
7 83 (2.75%) Driving Licence
8 80 (2.65%) iPhone
8 80 (2.65%) Replication
9 60 (1.99%) Handset
10 57 (1.89%) Smartphone
11 55 (1.82%) iPad
12 53 (1.75%) Clustering
13 30 (0.99%) User Experience
14 27 (0.89%) Mobile App
15 26 (0.86%) Mathematics
16 24 (0.79%) Private Cloud
17 23 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
18 21 (0.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1330 (44.03%) Windows
2 673 (22.28%) Windows Server
3 561 (18.57%) Linux
4 400 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 363 (12.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 353 (11.68%) Windows 7
7 175 (5.79%) Windows 8
8 167 (5.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 144 (4.77%) Windows 10
10 126 (4.17%) Android
11 123 (4.07%) Unix
12 83 (2.75%) Windows XP
13 62 (2.05%) Mac OS X
14 47 (1.56%) CentOS
14 47 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 38 (1.26%) Ubuntu
16 34 (1.13%) Windows Vista
17 31 (1.03%) Solaris
18 29 (0.96%) Apple iOS
19 17 (0.56%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 614 (20.32%) ITIL
2 256 (8.47%) Project Management
3 217 (7.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 178 (5.89%) Service Delivery
5 141 (4.67%) Network Design
6 137 (4.53%) Change Management
7 131 (4.34%) PRINCE2
8 124 (4.10%) Network Management
9 121 (4.01%) Presales
10 119 (3.94%) Mentoring
10 119 (3.94%) Service Management
11 110 (3.64%) Load Balancing
12 106 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
13 105 (3.48%) Migration
14 100 (3.31%) High Availability
15 98 (3.24%) CRM
16 97 (3.21%) Network Monitoring
17 95 (3.14%) Kalman Filter
18 88 (2.91%) Continuous Improvement
19 82 (2.71%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 296 (9.80%) SQL
2 110 (3.64%) C
3 103 (3.41%) PowerShell
4 99 (3.28%) Python
5 66 (2.18%) C#
6 64 (2.12%) C++
6 64 (2.12%) Perl
7 52 (1.72%) PHP
8 42 (1.39%) Bash Shell
9 34 (1.13%) Ruby
10 29 (0.96%) JavaScript
10 29 (0.96%) VBScript
11 28 (0.93%) Java
12 20 (0.66%) Shell Script
13 17 (0.56%) VC++
14 7 (0.23%) VB
15 4 (0.13%) Embedded C
15 4 (0.13%) F#
15 4 (0.13%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.099%) VBA
Qualifications
1 851 (28.17%) Cisco Certification
2 584 (19.33%) CCNA
3 534 (17.68%) CCNP
4 341 (11.29%) Degree
5 236 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 127 (4.20%) MCSE
7 108 (3.57%) CCIE
8 88 (2.91%) Security Cleared
9 81 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
10 67 (2.22%) MCSA
11 64 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 60 (1.99%) CCVP
12 60 (1.99%) MCP
13 59 (1.95%) SC Cleared
14 54 (1.79%) MCITP
15 35 (1.16%) CCSA
15 35 (1.16%) Network+ Certification
16 34 (1.13%) CCDP
16 34 (1.13%) CCNP Voice
17 32 (1.06%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 251 (8.31%) SLA
2 57 (1.89%) PCI DSS
3 54 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 54 (1.79%) QA
4 26 (0.86%) ISO 9001
5 17 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (0.40%) PA-DSS
7 6 (0.20%) COBIT
8 4 (0.13%) HIPAA
9 2 (0.066%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.066%) ISO13485
9 2 (0.066%) RMADS
10 1 (0.033%) COSHH
10 1 (0.033%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.033%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.033%) SEPA
System Software
1 941 (31.15%) Active Directory
2 584 (19.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 283 (9.37%) Hyper-V
4 98 (3.24%) vSphere
5 84 (2.78%) Terminal Services
6 72 (2.38%) XenApp
7 48 (1.59%) XenDesktop
8 43 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
9 40 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
10 38 (1.26%) XenServer
11 37 (1.22%) VMware ESX
12 31 (1.03%) VMware Server
12 31 (1.03%) Xen
13 30 (0.99%) NFS
13 30 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
14 20 (0.66%) DFS Replication
15 19 (0.63%) vCloud
15 19 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
16 17 (0.56%) Firmware
16 17 (0.56%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 185 (6.12%) Cisco CUCM
2 110 (3.64%) Cisco UCCX
3 102 (3.38%) SCCM
4 86 (2.85%) Nagios
5 65 (2.15%) SCOM
6 56 (1.85%) Backup Exec
7 55 (1.82%) Cisco UCCE
8 49 (1.62%) Puppet
9 43 (1.42%) Ansible
10 36 (1.19%) Cacti
11 30 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
12 23 (0.76%) FortiGate
12 23 (0.76%) WSUS
13 19 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
13 19 (0.63%) vMotion
14 18 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
14 18 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
15 17 (0.56%) NetBackup
15 17 (0.56%) XenMobile
16 16 (0.53%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 1557 (51.54%) Cisco
2 906 (29.99%) Microsoft
3 809 (26.78%) VMware
4 311 (10.29%) Juniper
5 292 (9.67%) CheckPoint
6 289 (9.57%) Citrix
7 270 (8.94%) HP
8 257 (8.51%) Avaya
9 207 (6.85%) Mitel
10 185 (6.12%) F5
11 172 (5.69%) SolarWinds
12 94 (3.11%) Apple
13 85 (2.81%) Dell
14 84 (2.78%) NetApp
15 78 (2.58%) Red Hat
16 74 (2.45%) Riverbed
17 72 (2.38%) Palo Alto
17 72 (2.38%) Veeam
18 57 (1.89%) Oracle
19 56 (1.85%) Symantec
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
North London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Car, Pension, PMI, other
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 16 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 17 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Satigo Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + On call allowance + Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
World First
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Amazon
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum Free Parking, Pension, Career Develo
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago