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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 239 199 228
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +29
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 1372 1541 1415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.17% 1.42% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.70% 7.81% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 1264 1210
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,078 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20479 19735 21042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.52% 18.15% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16425 15868 17367
Average salary £44,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.48% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -41 1304 £40,000 - 146
London -40 483 £42,000 -6.66% 41
South East -63 339 £40,000 +3.89% 33
City of London -14 140 £41,000 -18.00% 10
Yorkshire +1 122 £40,000 +23.07% 17
South West +37 98 £40,000 +45.45% 6
East of England +9 93 £37,000 -7.50% 19
West Yorkshire +6 91 £40,000 +23.07% 14
Leeds +2 84 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Berkshire -38 78 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Hampshire 0 73 £47,500 +26.66% 5
Surrey -61 73 £35,000 -12.50% 8
East Midlands +18 60 £47,000 +70.90% 3
North West -9 57 £32,000 +25.49% 11
Reading -16 49 £50,000 +29.87% 5
Brighton +10 47 £40,000 +113.33% 2
East Sussex +6 47 £40,000 +23.07% 2
West Midlands -29 42 £32,500 -12.16% 8
Basingstoke +27 39 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Hertfordshire +11 37 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Buckinghamshire -15 36 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Wiltshire +25 35 £45,000 +60.71%
Scotland +14 35 £34,750 -7.33% 7
Bristol +20 30 £40,000 +42.85% 3
Essex +8 30 £32,000 -5.18% 3
West Sussex +11 27 £27,500 -5.15% 2
Manchester -1 27 £33,500 +31.37% 5
Nottinghamshire +19 23 £47,000 +70.90% 1
Swindon +12 22 £45,000 +57.89%
North Yorkshire -12 21 £40,000 -5.88% 1

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1373 (49.04%) Cisco
2 1088 (38.86%) Windows
3 948 (33.86%) Firewall
4 810 (28.93%) WAN
5 794 (28.36%) Telecoms
6 745 (26.61%) LAN
7 737 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 702 (25.07%) Cisco Certification
9 656 (23.43%) Active Directory
10 570 (20.36%) VMware
11 541 (19.32%) MS Exchange
12 538 (19.21%) VPN
13 505 (18.04%) Linux
14 500 (17.86%) TCP/IP
15 486 (17.36%) MPLS
16 437 (15.61%) CCNA
17 436 (15.57%) ITIL
18 431 (15.39%) CCNP
19 421 (15.04%) DNS
20 414 (14.79%) Windows Server 2008
21 390 (13.93%) VMware Infrastructure
22 347 (12.39%) MS Excel
23 343 (12.25%) SQL
24 340 (12.14%) Finance
25 314 (11.21%) Windows 7
26 291 (10.39%) Degree
27 289 (10.32%) Microsoft Certification
28 287 (10.25%) Citrix
29 284 (10.14%) BGP
30 283 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 541 (19.32%) MS Exchange
2 215 (7.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 190 (6.79%) Lync
4 129 (4.61%) SharePoint
5 117 (4.18%) IIS
6 114 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 108 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2013
8 72 (2.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 44 (1.57%) Apache
10 31 (1.11%) Tomcat
10 31 (1.11%) CMS
11 30 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
12 20 (0.71%) IBM Notes
13 16 (0.57%) Node.js
14 15 (0.54%) Office Communications Server
15 14 (0.50%) OpenStack
15 14 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
16 12 (0.43%) Lotus Domino
17 7 (0.25%) WebSphere
18 6 (0.21%) Drupal
Applications
1 347 (12.39%) MS Excel
2 260 (9.29%) MS Office
3 30 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 22 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.46%) MS Project
6 8 (0.29%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.071%) SPSS
7 2 (0.071%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.071%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 18 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
4 5 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.11%) Sage 200
6 3 (0.11%) Summit
7 2 (0.071%) Eikon
7 2 (0.071%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.036%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.036%) SAP CCM
8 1 (0.036%) AWD
8 1 (0.036%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 58 (2.07%) Office 365
2 32 (1.14%) SaaS
3 23 (0.82%) IaaS
4 22 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (0.57%) Basecamp
6 14 (0.50%) Google Apps
7 13 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (0.39%) PaaS
9 8 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (0.18%) Force.com
11 4 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.11%) Route 53
13 1 (0.036%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.036%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 948 (33.86%) Firewall
2 810 (28.93%) WAN
3 745 (26.61%) LAN
4 538 (19.21%) VPN
5 500 (17.86%) TCP/IP
6 486 (17.36%) MPLS
7 421 (15.04%) DNS
8 284 (10.14%) BGP
9 280 (10.00%) Wireless
10 267 (9.54%) DHCP
11 259 (9.25%) SAN
12 255 (9.11%) OSPF
13 252 (9.00%) Internet
14 245 (8.75%) Network Security
15 222 (7.93%) VLAN
16 178 (6.36%) Cisco ASA
17 177 (6.32%) PBX
18 166 (5.93%) Unified Communications
19 157 (5.61%) Broadband
20 146 (5.21%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (9.36%) SQL Server
2 137 (4.89%) MySQL
3 67 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 51 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 39 (1.39%) Relational Database
6 28 (1.00%) RDBMS
7 26 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (0.50%) NoSQL
9 14 (0.50%) Big Data
10 13 (0.46%) MongoDB
11 11 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (0.36%) Hadoop
13 8 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (0.14%) Data Mining
16 3 (0.11%) MS Access
16 3 (0.11%) Apache Cassandra
17 2 (0.071%) CouchDB
17 2 (0.071%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (1.36%) Subversion
2 29 (1.04%) Git (software)
3 25 (0.89%) JIRA
4 18 (0.64%) Jenkins
5 16 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (0.50%) GCC
6 14 (0.50%) GDB
6 14 (0.50%) Trac
7 11 (0.39%) Robotium
8 8 (0.29%) NUnit
9 5 (0.18%) AppScan
10 4 (0.14%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.11%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.071%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.071%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.071%) Ant
12 2 (0.071%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 2 (0.071%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.071%) Moq
13 1 (0.036%) WinDbg
General
1 794 (28.36%) Telecoms
2 340 (12.14%) Finance
3 123 (4.39%) Retail
4 88 (3.14%) Marketing
5 84 (3.00%) Billing
6 46 (1.64%) Law
6 46 (1.64%) Legal
7 40 (1.43%) Advertising
8 34 (1.21%) Banking
9 30 (1.07%) Back Office
10 23 (0.82%) Manufacturing
11 18 (0.64%) German Language
12 11 (0.39%) Investment Banking
12 11 (0.39%) Electronics
12 11 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.36%) Publishing
13 10 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (0.32%) Games
15 6 (0.21%) Dutch Language
15 6 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 527 (18.82%) Network Engineer
2 367 (13.11%) Analyst
3 300 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 182 (6.50%) Administrator
5 165 (5.89%) Support Analyst
6 131 (4.68%) Developer
6 131 (4.68%) Systems Administrator
7 130 (4.64%) IT Support
8 129 (4.61%) Voice Engineer
9 121 (4.32%) Consultant
10 113 (4.04%) Senior Network Engineer
11 95 (3.39%) Service Desk Analyst
11 95 (3.39%) Service Analyst
12 94 (3.36%) Network Analyst
13 93 (3.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 88 (3.14%) Architect
15 86 (3.07%) Systems Engineer
16 81 (2.89%) Technical Support
17 73 (2.61%) IT Support Engineer
18 71 (2.54%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (4.29%) .NET
2 61 (2.18%) HTML
3 51 (1.82%) ASP.NET
4 40 (1.43%) LAMP
5 39 (1.39%) Web Services
6 37 (1.32%) XML
7 28 (1.00%) XMPP
8 27 (0.96%) Middleware
9 26 (0.93%) CSS
10 22 (0.79%) COM
11 17 (0.61%) Ajax
11 17 (0.61%) HTML5
12 16 (0.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 16 (0.57%) STL
13 15 (0.54%) WCF
13 15 (0.54%) jQuery
14 14 (0.50%) REST
15 12 (0.43%) SOAP
15 12 (0.43%) JNI
15 12 (0.43%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 99 (3.54%) Blackberry
2 90 (3.21%) Computer Science
3 75 (2.68%) Open Source
4 71 (2.54%) Video Conferencing
5 70 (2.50%) Smartphone
6 63 (2.25%) IVR
7 51 (1.82%) Clustering
8 49 (1.75%) Management Information System
9 45 (1.61%) Mobile App
10 42 (1.50%) Handset
11 40 (1.43%) Replication
12 30 (1.07%) Hedge funds
13 28 (1.00%) Statistics
14 26 (0.93%) Client/Server
15 23 (0.82%) iPhone
16 19 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
16 19 (0.68%) EPoS
16 19 (0.68%) PDA
17 16 (0.57%) Digital Media
18 14 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1088 (38.86%) Windows
2 505 (18.04%) Linux
3 414 (14.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 314 (11.21%) Windows 7
5 283 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 230 (8.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 169 (6.04%) Windows XP
8 139 (4.96%) UNIX
9 89 (3.18%) Windows 8
10 83 (2.96%) Mac OS X
11 79 (2.82%) Android
12 52 (1.86%) Ubuntu
13 49 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 35 (1.25%) Mac OS
15 30 (1.07%) Apple iOS
16 25 (0.89%) Mac OS X Server
17 22 (0.79%) CentOS
17 22 (0.79%) Debian
17 22 (0.79%) Solaris
18 19 (0.68%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (15.57%) ITIL
2 194 (6.93%) Project Management
3 151 (5.39%) Network Management
4 148 (5.29%) Network Design
5 130 (4.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 121 (4.32%) Incident Management
7 119 (4.25%) Load Balancing
8 113 (4.04%) Service Delivery
9 94 (3.36%) Service Management
10 91 (3.25%) Change Management
11 87 (3.11%) CRM
12 82 (2.93%) Capacity Planning
13 74 (2.64%) Network Monitoring
14 66 (2.36%) Problem Management
15 60 (2.14%) Network Architecture
16 57 (2.04%) E-Commerce
17 55 (1.96%) PRINCE2
17 55 (1.96%) Software Engineering
18 49 (1.75%) Penetration Testing
19 48 (1.71%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 343 (12.25%) SQL
2 119 (4.25%) Java
3 113 (4.04%) PHP
4 102 (3.64%) C
5 82 (2.93%) C#
6 77 (2.75%) PowerShell
7 72 (2.57%) C++
8 70 (2.50%) JavaScript
9 65 (2.32%) Bash Shell
10 64 (2.29%) Python
11 53 (1.89%) Perl
12 25 (0.89%) Objective-C
13 22 (0.79%) Shell Script
14 21 (0.75%) VB
15 20 (0.71%) Ruby
16 8 (0.29%) T-SQL
17 6 (0.21%) VBScript
17 6 (0.21%) PowerHouse
18 5 (0.18%) VB.NET
18 5 (0.18%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 702 (25.07%) Cisco Certification
2 437 (15.61%) CCNA
3 431 (15.39%) CCNP
4 291 (10.39%) Degree
5 289 (10.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 179 (6.39%) MCSE
7 102 (3.64%) CCIE
8 101 (3.61%) MCSA
9 89 (3.18%) Security Cleared
10 83 (2.96%) MCP
11 65 (2.32%) SC Cleared
12 59 (2.11%) CCSP
13 54 (1.93%) MCITP
14 50 (1.79%) CCDP
15 43 (1.54%) CISSP
16 40 (1.43%) CCVP
17 37 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 37 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
18 36 (1.29%) CEH
19 34 (1.21%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 202 (7.21%) SLA
2 62 (2.21%) QA
2 62 (2.21%) PCI DSS
3 55 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.29%) COBIT
5 5 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.14%) HL7
6 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.071%) DICOM
7 2 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.036%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 656 (23.43%) Active Directory
2 390 (13.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 159 (5.68%) Hyper-V
4 89 (3.18%) XenApp
5 71 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
6 68 (2.43%) Terminal Services
7 61 (2.18%) vSphere
8 42 (1.50%) Samba
9 39 (1.39%) VMware ESX
10 25 (0.89%) ISA Server
11 24 (0.86%) Postfix
12 20 (0.71%) XenDesktop
13 18 (0.64%) NFS
13 18 (0.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 17 (0.61%) Terminal Server
15 16 (0.57%) KVM
16 15 (0.54%) XenServer
16 15 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
17 12 (0.43%) UAG
17 12 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 69 (2.46%) SCCM
2 66 (2.36%) Nagios
3 60 (2.14%) Cisco CUCM
4 52 (1.86%) Puppet
5 41 (1.46%) Backup Exec
6 35 (1.25%) NetBackup
7 26 (0.93%) WSUS
8 22 (0.79%) MOM
8 22 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 20 (0.71%) CiscoWorks
10 19 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
11 18 (0.64%) Cacti
11 18 (0.64%) Cisco UCCX
12 17 (0.61%) ServiceCenter
13 16 (0.57%) SCOM
13 16 (0.57%) OpenView
14 14 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
15 13 (0.46%) CA Spectrum
16 12 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
16 12 (0.43%) Netcool
Vendors
1 1373 (49.04%) Cisco
2 737 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 570 (20.36%) VMware
4 287 (10.25%) Citrix
5 265 (9.46%) Avaya
6 260 (9.29%) Juniper
7 258 (9.21%) HP
8 222 (7.93%) CheckPoint
9 134 (4.79%) Mitel
10 118 (4.21%) SolarWinds
11 89 (3.18%) F5
12 86 (3.07%) Oracle
13 84 (3.00%) NetApp
14 82 (2.93%) Dell
15 73 (2.61%) Red Hat
16 63 (2.25%) Fortinet
16 63 (2.25%) Symantec
17 58 (2.07%) Nortel
18 49 (1.75%) Polycom
19 47 (1.68%) McAfee
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £60-70,000 + £10K+ Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Salary dependant on experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
Renfrewshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27500.00 - £37500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum up to £25,000 + Pension + 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northumberland
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ALFA IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertfordshire
ALFA IT Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £16k per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: 17.5k + 2.5k Shift Allowance (DOE)
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £22500.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum £25,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Car + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions - Semafone
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday