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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 228 239 218
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 1446 1339 1508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.29% 1.22% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.24% 7.09% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1085 1309
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.49% +2.00%

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
19963 18895 22855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.77% 17.23% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16119 14849 19032
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £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 December 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 December 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
(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 +8 1367 £37,750 -5.62% 129
London +36 536 £46,500 +5.68% 48
South East -6 350 £35,000 -17.64% 23
City of London +83 164 £50,000 +17.64% 15
Yorkshire +63 160 £40,000 +14.28% 7
West Yorkshire +47 104 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Berkshire -52 99 £40,000 -5.88% 7
East of England -6 98 £32,500 -12.16% 9
Surrey +44 87 £32,500 -14.98% 7
Leeds +40 77 £40,000 +14.28% 4
North West -19 68 £35,000 -12.50% 13
South West -16 56 £30,000 - 17
West Midlands -29 52 £29,000 -24.67% 7
Hampshire -15 51 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Reading -19 48 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Manchester -6 45 £35,000 +16.66% 11
North Yorkshire +34 36 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East Sussex +16 36 £35,000 -12.50% 1
East Midlands -14 35 £36,250 -12.12% 3
Scotland +4 32 £37,500 +5.63% 4
Buckinghamshire -2 29 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Hertfordshire -29 27 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Cambridgeshire -13 24 £32,000 -3.03% 4
Reigate - 23 £31,500 - 1
Essex -5 21 £32,500 -12.16% 1
Cambridge -6 20 £32,000 -11.72% 4
Wiltshire +7 19 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Brighton -3 19 £35,000 -12.50%
York +24 18 £40,000 -11.11%
Aberdeen +19 18 £37,500 - 1

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 1484 (50.91%) Cisco
2 1180 (40.48%) Windows
3 1064 (36.50%) Firewall
4 907 (31.11%) WAN
5 902 (30.94%) Microsoft
6 890 (30.53%) Cisco Certification
7 804 (27.58%) LAN
8 799 (27.41%) Active Directory
9 717 (24.60%) Telecoms
10 701 (24.05%) VPN
11 696 (23.88%) TCP/IP
12 671 (23.02%) VMware
13 579 (19.86%) MS Exchange
14 558 (19.14%) CCNP
15 555 (19.04%) MPLS
16 537 (18.42%) MS Excel
17 520 (17.84%) CCNA
18 512 (17.56%) Linux
19 498 (17.08%) DNS
20 483 (16.57%) ITIL
21 424 (14.55%) CheckPoint
22 421 (14.44%) Finance
23 409 (14.03%) VMware Infrastructure
24 395 (13.55%) Windows Server 2008
25 388 (13.31%) MS Office
26 384 (13.17%) Network Security
27 369 (12.66%) BGP
28 363 (12.45%) Citrix
29 339 (11.63%) Wireless
30 319 (10.94%) OSPF

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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
1 579 (19.86%) MS Exchange
2 227 (7.79%) Lync
3 211 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 142 (4.87%) SharePoint
5 136 (4.67%) IIS
6 122 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 103 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 70 (2.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 42 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2003
10 35 (1.20%) Apache
11 25 (0.86%) Tomcat
12 23 (0.79%) OpenStack
13 22 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
14 19 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
14 19 (0.65%) IBM Notes
15 18 (0.62%) Node.js
16 16 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
17 15 (0.51%) CMS
18 9 (0.31%) Moodle
19 7 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 537 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 388 (13.31%) MS Office
3 44 (1.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 38 (1.30%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.10%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.10%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.10%) MS Project
6 2 (0.069%) InDesign
7 1 (0.034%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 12 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
1 12 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.069%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.069%) BPCS
6 1 (0.034%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.034%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.034%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.034%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.034%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.034%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.034%) SalesLogix
6 1 (0.034%) Line 50
6 1 (0.034%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 78 (2.68%) Office 365
2 33 (1.13%) IaaS
3 23 (0.79%) SaaS
4 21 (0.72%) PaaS
4 21 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (0.31%) Basecamp
7 8 (0.27%) Google Apps
8 6 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (0.17%) Force.com
10 3 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.069%) Route 53
11 2 (0.069%) GitHub
11 2 (0.069%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1064 (36.50%) Firewall
2 907 (31.11%) WAN
3 804 (27.58%) LAN
4 701 (24.05%) VPN
5 696 (23.88%) TCP/IP
6 555 (19.04%) MPLS
7 498 (17.08%) DNS
8 384 (13.17%) Network Security
9 369 (12.66%) BGP
10 339 (11.63%) Wireless
11 319 (10.94%) OSPF
12 318 (10.91%) DHCP
13 295 (10.12%) SAN
14 284 (9.74%) Internet
15 278 (9.54%) VLAN
16 248 (8.51%) Cisco ASA
17 238 (8.16%) IP Telephony
18 188 (6.45%) Ethernet
19 178 (6.11%) Unified Communications
20 171 (5.87%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (7.51%) SQL Server
2 143 (4.91%) MySQL
3 45 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 40 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
4 40 (1.37%) Relational Database
5 23 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (0.72%) RDBMS
7 19 (0.65%) Big Data
8 17 (0.58%) NoSQL
9 14 (0.48%) Hadoop
10 13 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (0.27%) DB2
13 8 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (0.27%) MongoDB
14 5 (0.17%) MariaDB
15 4 (0.14%) MS Access
16 3 (0.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 3 (0.10%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 17 (0.58%) Jenkins
2 16 (0.55%) Selenium
3 15 (0.51%) JIRA
3 15 (0.51%) Git (software)
3 15 (0.51%) FogBugz
4 13 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (0.45%) Visual Studio
5 12 (0.41%) TeamCity
6 11 (0.38%) Mercurial
7 10 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 7 (0.24%) Serena SBM
10 6 (0.21%) Xcode
11 5 (0.17%) Subversion
12 4 (0.14%) Robotium
12 4 (0.14%) NUnit
12 4 (0.14%) Robolectric
13 2 (0.069%) JUnit
14 1 (0.034%) Eclipse
14 1 (0.034%) Automake
General
1 717 (24.60%) Telecoms
2 421 (14.44%) Finance
3 71 (2.44%) Banking
4 68 (2.33%) Retail
5 62 (2.13%) Marketing
6 60 (2.06%) Law
7 59 (2.02%) Legal
8 40 (1.37%) Advertising
9 39 (1.34%) Back Office
10 28 (0.96%) Investment Banking
11 25 (0.86%) Manufacturing
12 22 (0.75%) Financial Institution
13 21 (0.72%) French Language
14 16 (0.55%) German Language
15 13 (0.45%) Spanish Language
16 11 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.31%) Publishing
17 9 (0.31%) Aerospace
17 9 (0.31%) Dutch Language
18 8 (0.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 613 (21.03%) Network Engineer
2 487 (16.71%) Analyst
3 393 (13.48%) Support Engineer
4 184 (6.31%) Support Analyst
5 161 (5.52%) Network Analyst
6 154 (5.28%) Administrator
7 150 (5.15%) IT Support
8 135 (4.63%) Senior Network Engineer
9 129 (4.43%) 2nd Line Support
10 121 (4.15%) Technical Support
11 114 (3.91%) Systems Administrator
12 109 (3.74%) Consultant
13 105 (3.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 103 (3.53%) Voice Engineer
15 101 (3.46%) 3rd Line Support
16 94 (3.22%) Service Analyst
17 93 (3.19%) Service Desk Analyst
18 87 (2.98%) Security Analyst
18 87 (2.98%) Systems Engineer
18 87 (2.98%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (1.75%) .NET
2 40 (1.37%) LAMP
3 35 (1.20%) HTML
4 33 (1.13%) Web Services
5 30 (1.03%) XML
6 29 (0.99%) CSS
7 22 (0.75%) SOAP
8 21 (0.72%) XMPP
9 16 (0.55%) HTML5
9 16 (0.55%) Ajax
9 16 (0.55%) ASP.NET
10 12 (0.41%) WCF
11 11 (0.38%) X-Windows
12 10 (0.34%) Middleware
13 9 (0.31%) VXML
13 9 (0.31%) Servlets
13 9 (0.31%) jQuery
13 9 (0.31%) WebSockets
14 8 (0.27%) Silverlight
14 8 (0.27%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 208 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 131 (4.49%) Blackberry
3 128 (4.39%) Video Conferencing
4 90 (3.09%) Computer Science
5 77 (2.64%) Open Source
6 67 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 64 (2.20%) Clustering
8 61 (2.09%) iPhone
9 59 (2.02%) IVR
10 42 (1.44%) Handset
11 36 (1.23%) Smartphone
12 30 (1.03%) Replication
13 28 (0.96%) Mobile App
14 26 (0.89%) iPad
14 26 (0.89%) User Experience
15 25 (0.86%) Mathematics
16 24 (0.82%) Statistics
17 21 (0.72%) Life Science
17 21 (0.72%) EPoS
18 16 (0.55%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1180 (40.48%) Windows
2 512 (17.56%) Linux
3 395 (13.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 295 (10.12%) Windows 7
5 287 (9.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 262 (8.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 203 (6.96%) Windows XP
8 152 (5.21%) Windows 8
9 131 (4.49%) UNIX
10 122 (4.19%) Android
11 52 (1.78%) Ubuntu
12 50 (1.72%) Windows Vista
12 50 (1.72%) Mac OS X
13 38 (1.30%) Solaris
14 33 (1.13%) Apple iOS
15 27 (0.93%) CentOS
16 26 (0.89%) Debian
17 25 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 20 (0.69%) Mac OS
19 14 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 483 (16.57%) ITIL
2 204 (7.00%) Project Management
3 177 (6.07%) Service Delivery
4 161 (5.52%) Network Design
5 146 (5.01%) Disaster Recovery
6 122 (4.19%) Network Management
7 108 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
8 107 (3.67%) Incident Management
9 101 (3.46%) Kalman Filter
10 100 (3.43%) Mentoring
10 100 (3.43%) Load Balancing
11 98 (3.36%) Service Management
12 95 (3.26%) Change Management
13 89 (3.05%) Capacity Planning
14 85 (2.92%) CRM
15 84 (2.88%) PRINCE2
16 77 (2.64%) Change Control
17 70 (2.40%) E-Commerce
18 67 (2.30%) Agile Software Development
19 66 (2.26%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 297 (10.19%) SQL
2 91 (3.12%) Bash Shell
3 78 (2.68%) Python
4 75 (2.57%) PHP
5 74 (2.54%) C
6 72 (2.47%) Java
7 71 (2.44%) PowerShell
8 63 (2.16%) Perl
9 44 (1.51%) C#
10 39 (1.34%) C++
10 39 (1.34%) JavaScript
11 23 (0.79%) Ruby
12 18 (0.62%) Shell Script
13 17 (0.58%) T-SQL
14 14 (0.48%) VBScript
15 12 (0.41%) Objective-C
16 6 (0.21%) VB
16 6 (0.21%) Apex Code
16 6 (0.21%) R
17 5 (0.17%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 890 (30.53%) Cisco Certification
2 558 (19.14%) CCNP
3 520 (17.84%) CCNA
4 289 (9.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 265 (9.09%) Degree
6 197 (6.76%) MCSE
7 117 (4.01%) CCIE
8 111 (3.81%) MCITP
9 109 (3.74%) MCP
10 103 (3.53%) Security Cleared
11 96 (3.29%) CCSP
12 93 (3.19%) MCSA
13 77 (2.64%) SC Cleared
14 75 (2.57%) CCDP
15 68 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 48 (1.65%) CCDA
17 47 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
17 47 (1.61%) CCVP
18 35 (1.20%) A+ Certification
19 29 (0.99%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 300 (10.29%) SLA
2 37 (1.27%) QA
2 37 (1.27%) PCI DSS
3 27 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (0.58%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.069%) HL7
6 2 (0.069%) DICOM
7 1 (0.034%) COBIT
7 1 (0.034%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 799 (27.41%) Active Directory
2 409 (14.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 162 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 115 (3.95%) XenApp
5 109 (3.74%) vSphere
6 74 (2.54%) Terminal Services
7 48 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
8 45 (1.54%) XenServer
9 44 (1.51%) XenDesktop
10 25 (0.86%) Terminal Server
11 22 (0.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 22 (0.75%) Postfix
12 20 (0.69%) KVM
12 20 (0.69%) VMware ESX
13 19 (0.65%) NFS
14 16 (0.55%) Kamailio
15 15 (0.51%) Xen
16 14 (0.48%) ISA Server
17 13 (0.45%) Samba
17 13 (0.45%) LXC
Systems Management
1 92 (3.16%) SCCM
2 91 (3.12%) Cisco CUCM
3 71 (2.44%) Backup Exec
4 53 (1.82%) Nagios
5 35 (1.20%) SCOM
5 35 (1.20%) Cisco UCCX
6 34 (1.17%) WSUS
7 31 (1.06%) FortiGate
8 26 (0.89%) Puppet
9 25 (0.86%) Cacti
9 25 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
10 24 (0.82%) OpenView
11 21 (0.72%) Cisco UCCE
12 17 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 16 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
14 14 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 13 (0.45%) SolarWinds Orion
16 12 (0.41%) CiscoWorks
17 11 (0.38%) Tivoli
17 11 (0.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1484 (50.91%) Cisco
2 902 (30.94%) Microsoft
3 671 (23.02%) VMware
4 424 (14.55%) CheckPoint
5 363 (12.45%) Citrix
6 315 (10.81%) Juniper
7 309 (10.60%) Avaya
8 255 (8.75%) HP
9 157 (5.39%) SolarWinds
10 147 (5.04%) Mitel
11 140 (4.80%) F5
12 104 (3.57%) Dell
13 84 (2.88%) Symantec
14 66 (2.26%) Polycom
15 65 (2.23%) Apple
16 63 (2.16%) Oracle
17 61 (2.09%) Aruba
18 60 (2.06%) Fortinet
19 53 (1.82%) NetApp
20 48 (1.65%) Riverbed
London
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum PENSION HEALTH CARE GYM MEMBERSHIP L
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
West Midlands Police
Salary: From £38,286 to £44,970 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 - £40,000 per annum dependin
Posted: 5 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £16000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £5k Travel Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum Plus Performance Related Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hightown HPCHA
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday