The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 232 203 229
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +26
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 1477 1498 1473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.22% 1.35% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.22% 6.77% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1200 1252 1248
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.40% -6.57%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20469 22138 22344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 19.94% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16208 17824 18652
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -16 1414 £40,000 +2.56% 163
London -54 503 £45,000 -5.26% 54
South East +26 462 £37,500 - 51
Berkshire +66 176 £37,500 -6.25% 17
City of London -25 123 £48,750 -2.50% 12
Reading +68 116 £37,500 -11.76% 12
Hampshire +56 109 £39,250 +8.27% 6
East of England -36 107 £36,000 +2.85% 13
Yorkshire -31 86 £35,000 +11.11% 6
South West -6 82 £35,000 -9.09% 14
Surrey -25 78 £32,500 -10.95% 9
East Midlands -4 70 £45,000 +23.28% 6
West Yorkshire -14 64 £32,500 +3.17% 3
Buckinghamshire +5 51 £37,500 +15.38% 10
North West -52 51 £34,000 -2.85% 8
Leeds -12 49 £35,000 - 1
Leicestershire +15 46 £46,000 +17.94% 3
West Midlands +6 46 £35,000 - 8
Leicester +16 44 £46,000 +22.66% 2
Hertfordshire +2 36 £38,500 -3.75% 4
Basingstoke +34 32 £41,500 -40.71% 2
Scotland -9 28 £35,500 +57.77% 6
Manchester -34 28 £31,500 -10.00% 3
Southampton +20 27 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Guildford +15 27 £50,000 +37.93% 1
Cambridgeshire -6 26 £35,500 -10.12% 2
Slough +14 24 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Essex -25 24 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Dorset +13 23 £35,000 - 4
Bristol +1 23 £32,500 -18.75% 3

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1520 (54.15%) Cisco
2 1070 (38.12%) Firewall
3 997 (35.52%) Windows
4 840 (29.93%) WAN
5 835 (29.75%) Cisco Certification
6 744 (26.51%) Telecoms
7 739 (26.33%) LAN
8 717 (25.54%) Microsoft
9 594 (21.16%) VPN
10 569 (20.27%) Active Directory
11 553 (19.70%) CCNA
12 537 (19.13%) ITIL
13 522 (18.60%) MPLS
14 515 (18.35%) VMware
15 493 (17.56%) CCNP
16 476 (16.96%) Linux
17 439 (15.64%) TCP/IP
18 437 (15.57%) MS Exchange
19 419 (14.93%) Wireless
20 397 (14.14%) DNS
21 390 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
22 370 (13.18%) VMware Infrastructure
23 353 (12.58%) Finance
24 331 (11.79%) Juniper
25 324 (11.54%) MS Excel
26 314 (11.19%) SQL
27 301 (10.72%) BGP
28 297 (10.58%) SQL Server
29 295 (10.51%) Degree
30 286 (10.19%) SAN

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 437 (15.57%) MS Exchange
2 184 (6.56%) Lync
3 179 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 113 (4.03%) SharePoint
5 108 (3.85%) IIS
6 101 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 62 (2.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 59 (2.10%) CMS
9 53 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
10 51 (1.82%) Apache
11 45 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
12 23 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
13 22 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
14 16 (0.57%) Tomcat
15 15 (0.53%) nginx
15 15 (0.53%) IBM Notes
16 10 (0.36%) Drupal
17 7 (0.25%) Lotus Domino
18 6 (0.21%) SAS
18 6 (0.21%) OpenStack
Applications
1 324 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 240 (8.55%) MS Office
3 36 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 24 (0.86%) MS Project
5 15 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.14%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.071%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.071%) SPSS
8 2 (0.071%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.43%) Summit
3 6 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.18%) Eikon
4 5 (0.18%) assyst
5 4 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.071%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.071%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.036%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.036%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.036%) AWD
8 1 (0.036%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 49 (1.75%) Office 365
2 34 (1.21%) IaaS
3 33 (1.18%) SaaS
4 26 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (0.50%) Google Apps
6 11 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.29%) Basecamp
8 7 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (0.18%) PaaS
10 2 (0.071%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.036%) Route 53
11 1 (0.036%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.036%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1070 (38.12%) Firewall
2 840 (29.93%) WAN
3 739 (26.33%) LAN
4 594 (21.16%) VPN
5 522 (18.60%) MPLS
6 439 (15.64%) TCP/IP
7 419 (14.93%) Wireless
8 397 (14.14%) DNS
9 301 (10.72%) BGP
10 286 (10.19%) SAN
11 267 (9.51%) OSPF
12 260 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
13 258 (9.19%) Network Security
14 234 (8.34%) DHCP
15 195 (6.95%) Internet
15 195 (6.95%) PBX
16 194 (6.91%) VLAN
17 190 (6.77%) Unified Communications
18 184 (6.56%) Cisco Nexus
19 155 (5.52%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (10.58%) SQL Server
2 99 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 87 (3.10%) MySQL
4 34 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (0.78%) MongoDB
6 21 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 21 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (0.71%) Relational Database
8 14 (0.50%) RDBMS
9 10 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.21%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.18%) Big Data
12 5 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.14%) FileMaker
13 4 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.11%) QlikView
15 2 (0.071%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 42 (1.50%) Subversion
2 24 (0.86%) GCC
2 24 (0.86%) GDB
2 24 (0.86%) Trac
3 20 (0.71%) JIRA
4 11 (0.39%) Git (software)
4 11 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.29%) Visual Studio
5 8 (0.29%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (0.21%) Moq
7 5 (0.18%) SpecFlow
7 5 (0.18%) Robotium
7 5 (0.18%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.14%) AppScan
9 2 (0.071%) Ant
9 2 (0.071%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.036%) WinDbg
10 1 (0.036%) MSTest
10 1 (0.036%) WebDriver
General
1 744 (26.51%) Telecoms
2 353 (12.58%) Finance
3 120 (4.28%) Retail
4 108 (3.85%) Billing
5 69 (2.46%) Marketing
6 58 (2.07%) Banking
7 53 (1.89%) Legal
8 47 (1.67%) Law
9 39 (1.39%) Advertising
10 26 (0.93%) Back Office
10 26 (0.93%) Investment Banking
11 25 (0.89%) Financial Institution
12 21 (0.75%) Electronics
13 15 (0.53%) Publishing
14 14 (0.50%) Manufacturing
15 13 (0.46%) Games
16 10 (0.36%) Front Office
16 10 (0.36%) German Language
17 6 (0.21%) Local Government
17 6 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 578 (20.59%) Network Engineer
2 329 (11.72%) Analyst
3 293 (10.44%) Support Engineer
4 152 (5.42%) Support Analyst
5 145 (5.17%) Administrator
6 129 (4.60%) Consultant
7 123 (4.38%) Voice Engineer
8 115 (4.10%) Senior Network Engineer
9 110 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
10 104 (3.71%) Architect
11 103 (3.67%) IT Support
12 102 (3.63%) Team Leader
13 93 (3.31%) Network Support
14 87 (3.10%) Network Analyst
15 77 (2.74%) Desktop Support
16 76 (2.71%) Developer
17 73 (2.60%) Service Analyst
18 72 (2.57%) Systems Engineer
19 71 (2.53%) Cisco Engineer
20 68 (2.42%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (5.02%) .NET
2 79 (2.81%) Web Services
3 68 (2.42%) ASP.NET
4 40 (1.43%) XML
4 40 (1.43%) LAMP
5 39 (1.39%) HTML
6 31 (1.10%) CSS
7 27 (0.96%) STL
8 24 (0.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 24 (0.86%) XMPP
9 22 (0.78%) Ajax
10 16 (0.57%) SOAP
11 15 (0.53%) WCF
11 15 (0.53%) COM
12 12 (0.43%) Middleware
12 12 (0.43%) ActiveMQ
13 10 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (0.29%) FreeSWITCH
14 8 (0.29%) REST
14 8 (0.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 129 (4.60%) Blackberry
2 109 (3.88%) Computer Science
3 91 (3.24%) Video Conferencing
4 89 (3.17%) Open Source
5 77 (2.74%) Clustering
6 56 (2.00%) Replication
7 53 (1.89%) Smartphone
8 50 (1.78%) Hedge funds
9 47 (1.67%) Mathematics
10 45 (1.60%) Handset
11 44 (1.57%) Management Information System
12 42 (1.50%) iPhone
13 32 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
13 32 (1.14%) Digital Media
14 31 (1.10%) IVR
14 31 (1.10%) Statistics
15 28 (1.00%) iPad
16 27 (0.96%) EPoS
17 17 (0.61%) CCTV
18 16 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 997 (35.52%) Windows
2 476 (16.96%) Linux
3 390 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 278 (9.90%) Windows 7
5 252 (8.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 181 (6.45%) Windows XP
7 173 (6.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 124 (4.42%) UNIX
9 94 (3.35%) Windows 8
10 68 (2.42%) Mac OS X
11 51 (1.82%) Android
12 46 (1.64%) Ubuntu
13 42 (1.50%) CentOS
14 34 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 31 (1.10%) Solaris
16 30 (1.07%) Apple iOS
17 25 (0.89%) Windows Vista
18 22 (0.78%) Debian
19 21 (0.75%) Mac OS
20 14 (0.50%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 537 (19.13%) ITIL
2 236 (8.41%) Project Management
3 170 (6.06%) Incident Management
4 167 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
5 165 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 158 (5.63%) Load Balancing
7 156 (5.56%) Network Management
8 137 (4.88%) Change Management
9 128 (4.56%) Service Management
10 127 (4.52%) Network Design
11 113 (4.03%) Problem Management
12 92 (3.28%) Software Engineering
13 87 (3.10%) CRM
14 80 (2.85%) Network Monitoring
15 78 (2.78%) E-Commerce
16 70 (2.49%) Asset Management
17 68 (2.42%) Capacity Planning
18 59 (2.10%) Time Management
19 58 (2.07%) Root Cause Analysis
20 56 (2.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 314 (11.19%) SQL
2 102 (3.63%) PHP
3 96 (3.42%) C#
4 91 (3.24%) Java
5 81 (2.89%) C
6 78 (2.78%) JavaScript
7 72 (2.57%) C++
8 61 (2.17%) PowerShell
9 50 (1.78%) Bash Shell
10 44 (1.57%) VB.NET
11 43 (1.53%) Python
12 39 (1.39%) Perl
13 26 (0.93%) Ruby
14 23 (0.82%) Shell Script
14 23 (0.82%) Objective-C
15 18 (0.64%) VB
16 11 (0.39%) VBScript
17 5 (0.18%) T-SQL
17 5 (0.18%) Embedded C
18 3 (0.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 835 (29.75%) Cisco Certification
2 553 (19.70%) CCNA
3 493 (17.56%) CCNP
4 295 (10.51%) Degree
5 266 (9.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 171 (6.09%) MCSE
7 150 (5.34%) CCIE
8 101 (3.60%) Security Cleared
9 89 (3.17%) CCSP
10 84 (2.99%) MCSA
11 82 (2.92%) MCP
12 79 (2.81%) SC Cleared
13 57 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
14 54 (1.92%) CCVP
15 51 (1.82%) MCITP
16 50 (1.78%) CCDP
17 49 (1.75%) OSCP
18 48 (1.71%) CEH
18 48 (1.71%) CISSP
19 43 (1.53%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 208 (7.41%) SLA
2 77 (2.74%) PCI DSS
3 38 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 34 (1.21%) QA
5 22 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.14%) COBIT
6 4 (0.14%) HL7
7 2 (0.071%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.036%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 569 (20.27%) Active Directory
2 370 (13.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (3.95%) Hyper-V
4 85 (3.03%) XenApp
5 63 (2.24%) vSphere
5 63 (2.24%) Terminal Services
6 62 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
7 43 (1.53%) VMware ESX
8 22 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
9 20 (0.71%) Samba
10 18 (0.64%) XenDesktop
11 17 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
12 16 (0.57%) ISA Server
13 14 (0.50%) Xen
13 14 (0.50%) KVM
14 13 (0.46%) XenServer
14 13 (0.46%) Terminal Server
15 12 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 11 (0.39%) UAG
16 11 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 101 (3.60%) Cisco CUCM
2 67 (2.39%) SCCM
3 64 (2.28%) Nagios
4 37 (1.32%) CiscoWorks
5 35 (1.25%) NetBackup
6 34 (1.21%) Backup Exec
7 30 (1.07%) Puppet
8 26 (0.93%) Cacti
9 25 (0.89%) Cisco UCCX
10 23 (0.82%) WSUS
11 17 (0.61%) SCOM
12 16 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
13 15 (0.53%) HAProxy
13 15 (0.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 15 (0.53%) ServiceCenter
13 15 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
14 14 (0.50%) OpenView
15 13 (0.46%) SolarWinds Orion
16 12 (0.43%) MOM
16 12 (0.43%) Munin
Vendors
1 1520 (54.15%) Cisco
2 717 (25.54%) Microsoft
3 515 (18.35%) VMware
4 331 (11.79%) Juniper
5 281 (10.01%) Citrix
6 269 (9.58%) CheckPoint
7 264 (9.41%) Avaya
8 263 (9.37%) HP
9 147 (5.24%) F5
10 109 (3.88%) SolarWinds
11 106 (3.78%) Fortinet
12 91 (3.24%) NetApp
13 87 (3.10%) Mitel
14 86 (3.06%) Blue Coat
15 78 (2.78%) Red Hat
16 77 (2.74%) Dell
17 74 (2.64%) Oracle
18 66 (2.35%) McAfee
18 66 (2.35%) EMC
19 64 (2.28%) Aruba
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus & substantial benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus & substantial benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Websense
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Skye Group
Salary: £45,000 per annum with Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Salary: Car Allowance + 20% bonus.
Posted: Yesterday
England
Aimhire Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Iver, Buckinghamshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £62,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 2 days ago