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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 225 235 210
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -25
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 1505 1467 1501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.36% 1.21% 1.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.43% 7.15% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1195 1255
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.12%

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
20247 20515 22217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.23% 16.98% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16065 16236 17885
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +20 1423 £40,000 - 182
London +51 591 £46,187 +2.63% 58
South East -28 357 £40,000 +6.66% 49
City of London +60 176 £47,500 -5.00% 11
Surrey +46 113 £38,250 +17.69% 9
Yorkshire +22 110 £32,500 -7.14% 14
West Yorkshire +30 85 £32,500 - 11
North West +39 82 £37,500 +7.14% 10
East of England +8 79 £35,000 -2.09% 7
Berkshire -76 74 £41,000 +5.80% 6
West Midlands +15 70 £36,750 +5.00% 15
East Midlands +12 67 £32,275 -28.27% 12
Leeds +27 66 £32,500 -7.14% 8
Hampshire -42 58 £37,500 -5.06% 18
South West -48 54 £32,000 -8.57% 17
Reading -51 50 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Manchester +26 49 £37,500 +10.29% 6
Nottinghamshire +23 33 £35,000 - 2
Nottingham +22 32 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Wales +12 32 £27,500 +10.00% 4
Hertfordshire -5 32 £40,000 +3.89% 5
Buckinghamshire -13 32 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Oxfordshire +27 26 £57,500 +53.33% 5
Scotland +14 23 £37,500 +5.63% 7
South Wales +9 23 £27,500 - 3
Northamptonshire +13 21 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Woking - 19 £22,500 -
Wiltshire +4 18 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Cambridgeshire +2 18 £37,750 +6.33% 1
Croydon +21 17 £26,500 -26.89% 2

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 1477 (52.03%) Cisco
2 1193 (42.02%) Windows
3 1064 (37.48%) Firewall
4 1001 (35.26%) Microsoft
5 976 (34.38%) WAN
6 900 (31.70%) Cisco Certification
7 859 (30.26%) LAN
8 735 (25.89%) Active Directory
9 728 (25.64%) VMware
10 682 (24.02%) Telecoms
11 663 (23.35%) VPN
12 643 (22.65%) TCP/IP
13 615 (21.66%) ITIL
14 614 (21.63%) CCNA
15 601 (21.17%) MS Excel
16 563 (19.83%) DNS
17 544 (19.16%) MS Exchange
18 517 (18.21%) CCNP
18 517 (18.21%) VMware Infrastructure
19 476 (16.77%) Citrix
20 462 (16.27%) MPLS
21 460 (16.20%) Linux
22 457 (16.10%) MS Office
22 457 (16.10%) Finance
23 407 (14.34%) Wireless
24 402 (14.16%) SAN
25 350 (12.33%) SLA
26 347 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
27 338 (11.91%) DHCP
28 324 (11.41%) Windows Server 2008

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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
1 544 (19.16%) MS Exchange
2 275 (9.69%) Lync
3 218 (7.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 132 (4.65%) SharePoint
5 131 (4.61%) IIS
6 120 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 80 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 57 (2.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 45 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
10 41 (1.44%) Apache
11 27 (0.95%) CMS
12 22 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
13 16 (0.56%) Confluence
14 11 (0.39%) OpenStack
14 11 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (0.39%) nginx
15 10 (0.35%) Moodle
15 10 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
15 10 (0.35%) GroupWise
15 10 (0.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 601 (21.17%) MS Excel
2 457 (16.10%) MS Office
3 71 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 65 (2.29%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
5 7 (0.25%) Solid Edge
6 4 (0.14%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.11%) Acrobat
7 3 (0.11%) MS Project
8 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
2 11 (0.39%) Dynamics GP
3 9 (0.32%) Sophis RISQUE
4 8 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.070%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.070%) BPCS
8 1 (0.035%) Agresso
8 1 (0.035%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.035%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.035%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.035%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 132 (4.65%) Office 365
2 61 (2.15%) IaaS
3 42 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
4 39 (1.37%) PaaS
5 38 (1.34%) SaaS
6 29 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (0.39%) Mimecast
9 9 (0.32%) GitHub
10 8 (0.28%) Google Apps
11 4 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.11%) Datadog
13 2 (0.070%) OneDrive
14 1 (0.035%) Dropbox
14 1 (0.035%) Google Drive
14 1 (0.035%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1064 (37.48%) Firewall
2 976 (34.38%) WAN
3 859 (30.26%) LAN
4 663 (23.35%) VPN
5 643 (22.65%) TCP/IP
6 563 (19.83%) DNS
7 462 (16.27%) MPLS
8 407 (14.34%) Wireless
9 402 (14.16%) SAN
10 338 (11.91%) DHCP
11 323 (11.38%) BGP
12 303 (10.67%) VLAN
13 289 (10.18%) Network Security
14 276 (9.72%) OSPF
15 244 (8.59%) Internet
16 213 (7.50%) PBX
17 210 (7.40%) Cisco ASA
18 202 (7.12%) Cisco IOS
19 188 (6.62%) Unified Communications
20 172 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (9.19%) SQL Server
2 79 (2.78%) MySQL
3 32 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (0.77%) DB2
5 15 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (0.32%) MariaDB
6 9 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (0.32%) NoSQL
7 8 (0.28%) MS Access
8 6 (0.21%) OLTP
8 6 (0.21%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (0.18%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.14%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.11%) Redis
11 3 (0.11%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 25 (0.88%) JIRA
2 16 (0.56%) Git (software)
3 11 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
4 10 (0.35%) InstallShield
5 9 (0.32%) Xcode
6 7 (0.25%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.11%) Serena SBM
8 3 (0.11%) Selenium
8 3 (0.11%) Metasploit
8 3 (0.11%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.11%) FogBugz
9 2 (0.070%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.070%) Hudson
9 2 (0.070%) Automake
9 2 (0.070%) NUnit
10 1 (0.035%) Subversion
10 1 (0.035%) FrontPage
10 1 (0.035%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.035%) PHPUnit
General
1 682 (24.02%) Telecoms
2 457 (16.10%) Finance
3 118 (4.16%) Banking
4 110 (3.87%) Retail
5 71 (2.50%) Law
6 50 (1.76%) Legal
7 37 (1.30%) Advertising
8 36 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 36 (1.27%) Financial Institution
9 35 (1.23%) Marketing
10 29 (1.02%) Back Office
11 25 (0.88%) Billing
12 20 (0.70%) Electronics
13 16 (0.56%) Investment Banking
14 13 (0.46%) Games
15 11 (0.39%) Aerospace
16 8 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.25%) Front Office
18 6 (0.21%) French Language
19 4 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 582 (20.50%) Network Engineer
2 385 (13.56%) Analyst
3 361 (12.72%) Support Engineer
4 189 (6.66%) Support Analyst
5 178 (6.27%) Technical Support
6 153 (5.39%) 2nd Line Support
7 139 (4.90%) Senior Network Engineer
8 124 (4.37%) IT Support
9 114 (4.02%) Systems Engineer
10 113 (3.98%) Consultant
11 112 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 110 (3.87%) Administrator
13 103 (3.63%) Voice Engineer
14 94 (3.31%) 3rd Line Support
15 93 (3.28%) Cisco Engineer
16 89 (3.13%) Network Analyst
17 86 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
17 86 (3.03%) Service Analyst
18 85 (2.99%) Systems Administrator
19 84 (2.96%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (1.97%) HTML
1 56 (1.97%) CSS
2 49 (1.73%) .NET
3 45 (1.59%) Web Services
4 32 (1.13%) XML
5 31 (1.09%) LAMP
6 22 (0.77%) SOAP
7 19 (0.67%) Ajax
7 19 (0.67%) RESTful
8 18 (0.63%) jQuery
9 17 (0.60%) ASP.NET
10 14 (0.49%) XMPP
10 14 (0.49%) HTML5
11 13 (0.46%) CSS3
11 13 (0.46%) Ruby on Rails
11 13 (0.46%) COM
12 12 (0.42%) ISPF
13 10 (0.35%) FreeSWITCH
14 9 (0.32%) Silverlight
14 9 (0.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 210 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
2 151 (5.32%) Blackberry
3 143 (5.04%) Video Conferencing
4 97 (3.42%) Management Information System
5 73 (2.57%) Clustering
6 63 (2.22%) Computer Science
7 43 (1.51%) Replication
8 42 (1.48%) iPhone
9 38 (1.34%) CCTV
10 33 (1.16%) Open Source
11 32 (1.13%) Client/Server
11 32 (1.13%) EPoS
12 30 (1.06%) IPTV
12 30 (1.06%) BYOD
13 27 (0.95%) IVR
14 25 (0.88%) Handset
15 23 (0.81%) Thin Client
15 23 (0.81%) Fat Client
16 22 (0.77%) iSeries
17 21 (0.74%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1193 (42.02%) Windows
2 460 (16.20%) Linux
3 324 (11.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 302 (10.64%) Windows 7
5 287 (10.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 225 (7.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 174 (6.13%) Windows XP
8 148 (5.21%) Windows 8
9 130 (4.58%) UNIX
10 86 (3.03%) Android
11 52 (1.83%) Solaris
12 50 (1.76%) Windows Vista
13 45 (1.59%) Ubuntu
13 45 (1.59%) CentOS
14 34 (1.20%) Apple iOS
15 32 (1.13%) Mac OS X
16 28 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 22 (0.77%) VMS
18 18 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
19 17 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 615 (21.66%) ITIL
2 249 (8.77%) Service Delivery
3 244 (8.59%) Project Management
4 170 (5.99%) Disaster Recovery
5 162 (5.71%) Network Design
6 153 (5.39%) Load Balancing
7 138 (4.86%) Mentoring
8 124 (4.37%) PRINCE2
9 113 (3.98%) Network Management
10 107 (3.77%) Change Management
11 103 (3.63%) Service Management
12 98 (3.45%) Migration
13 94 (3.31%) Network Monitoring
14 86 (3.03%) Business Continuity
15 83 (2.92%) Kalman Filter
16 80 (2.82%) Time Management
17 79 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
18 70 (2.47%) Change Control
19 64 (2.25%) Network Architecture
19 64 (2.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 320 (11.27%) SQL
2 91 (3.21%) PowerShell
3 78 (2.75%) Python
4 71 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 63 (2.22%) C
6 62 (2.18%) JavaScript
7 47 (1.66%) Perl
8 45 (1.59%) PHP
8 45 (1.59%) C#
9 37 (1.30%) Ruby
10 32 (1.13%) C++
11 30 (1.06%) Java
12 25 (0.88%) VBScript
13 19 (0.67%) VB
14 12 (0.42%) T-SQL
15 9 (0.32%) Objective-C
16 7 (0.25%) Embedded C
17 6 (0.21%) R
18 5 (0.18%) Shell Script
19 4 (0.14%) Ada
Qualifications
1 900 (31.70%) Cisco Certification
2 614 (21.63%) CCNA
3 517 (18.21%) CCNP
4 347 (12.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 314 (11.06%) Degree
6 211 (7.43%) MCSE
7 145 (5.11%) MCSA
8 133 (4.68%) Security Cleared
9 126 (4.44%) MCP
10 113 (3.98%) SC Cleared
11 104 (3.66%) MCITP
12 83 (2.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 77 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
14 71 (2.50%) CCDP
15 70 (2.47%) CCIE
16 49 (1.73%) CCSP
16 49 (1.73%) CCVP
17 45 (1.59%) A+ Certification
18 41 (1.44%) MCTS
19 36 (1.27%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 350 (12.33%) SLA
2 56 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 48 (1.69%) ISO 9001
4 32 (1.13%) QA
5 23 (0.81%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 6 (0.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 6 (0.21%) GMP
7 5 (0.18%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.070%) HL7
8 2 (0.070%) DICOM
System Software
1 735 (25.89%) Active Directory
2 517 (18.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 200 (7.04%) Hyper-V
4 170 (5.99%) XenApp
5 129 (4.54%) vSphere
6 95 (3.35%) XenDesktop
7 68 (2.40%) Terminal Services
8 56 (1.97%) XenServer
9 51 (1.80%) Terminal Server
10 48 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
11 39 (1.37%) VMware ESX
12 33 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 16 (0.56%) VirtualBox
13 16 (0.56%) Firmware
13 16 (0.56%) Xen
14 15 (0.53%) NFS
14 15 (0.53%) Kamailio
15 12 (0.42%) VMware Server
16 11 (0.39%) Openswan
17 9 (0.32%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 131 (4.61%) SCCM
2 123 (4.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 87 (3.06%) Nagios
4 77 (2.71%) Backup Exec
5 56 (1.97%) Cisco UCCX
6 49 (1.73%) SCOM
7 39 (1.37%) WSUS
8 32 (1.13%) Cisco UCCE
8 32 (1.13%) Puppet
9 31 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
10 22 (0.77%) Cacti
10 22 (0.77%) OpenView
11 19 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
11 19 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
12 18 (0.63%) Cisco IPCC
13 14 (0.49%) FortiGate
14 13 (0.46%) logstash
15 10 (0.35%) Cisco LMS
15 10 (0.35%) HAProxy
15 10 (0.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1477 (52.03%) Cisco
2 1001 (35.26%) Microsoft
3 728 (25.64%) VMware
4 476 (16.77%) Citrix
5 301 (10.60%) Avaya
6 291 (10.25%) HP
7 282 (9.93%) CheckPoint
8 269 (9.48%) Juniper
9 163 (5.74%) Mitel
9 163 (5.74%) F5
10 142 (5.00%) SolarWinds
11 109 (3.84%) Dell
12 89 (3.13%) Riverbed
13 80 (2.82%) Oracle
13 80 (2.82%) Red Hat
13 80 (2.82%) Apple
14 69 (2.43%) NetApp
15 58 (2.04%) Symantec
16 57 (2.01%) Veeam
17 53 (1.87%) Aruba
Cheshire
Hays Telecoms
Posted: 7 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Up to £30,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum £20k for 3 days per week needed
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Exchange Resources LLP
Salary: Excellent Benefiots
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000-38,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £26k
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Bonus + Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + + Shift Alowance + Bonus + Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Corporate benefiits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 25-35k base + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + On-call / bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cumbria
Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 21 hours ago