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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 224 248 233
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 1416 1414 1537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.48% 1.31% 1.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.75% 7.87% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1239 1193 1250
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%

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
16184 17957 20944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.91% 16.59% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13281 14920 16516
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +15 1297 £38,750 -3.12% 136
London -6 488 £45,000 - 41
South East +2 341 £35,000 -12.50% 29
South West +37 95 £32,043 -17.83% 7
West Midlands +13 91 £40,000 +4.57% 14
Hampshire +32 85 £32,500 -35.00% 10
North West +4 80 £40,000 +19.40% 21
Surrey -11 77 £42,500 +2.40% 6
Yorkshire +28 70 £24,250 -32.63% 11
East of England +8 68 £41,500 +3.75% 6
City of London +44 67 £65,000 +62.50% 10
Berkshire -32 58 £37,500 -25.00% 3
East Midlands +37 54 £35,625 -6.86% 5
Buckinghamshire +26 44 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Manchester -33 40 £40,000 +60.00% 14
Scotland +21 39 £35,500 +42.00% 2
West Yorkshire +9 39 £35,000 -5.40% 7
Leeds +16 32 £35,000 -5.40% 5
Reading +1 32 £35,500 -30.73% 1
Southampton +10 31 £32,500 -3.70% 6
Wales +18 30 £42,500 +88.88% 3
Guildford +37 29 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Cheshire +37 29 £39,000 - 4
South Wales +20 29 £42,500 +102.38% 3
Hertfordshire +13 29 £42,500 - 2
Bristol +16 28 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Wiltshire +18 27 £41,250 -8.33%
Birmingham -31 27 £25,500 -50.48% 3
Brighton +18 25 £45,000 +95.65% 1
East Sussex +6 25 £45,000 +95.65% 1

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 1460 (52.46%) Cisco
2 1265 (45.45%) Windows
3 1059 (38.05%) Firewall
4 936 (33.63%) WAN
5 896 (32.20%) Active Directory
6 851 (30.58%) Microsoft
7 839 (30.15%) LAN
8 780 (28.03%) Cisco Certification
8 780 (28.03%) VMware
9 647 (23.25%) Windows Server
10 632 (22.71%) Telecoms
11 617 (22.17%) VPN
12 580 (20.84%) ITIL
13 565 (20.30%) Linux
14 554 (19.91%) VMware Infrastructure
15 552 (19.83%) CCNA
16 537 (19.30%) TCP/IP
17 481 (17.28%) CCNP
18 479 (17.21%) DNS
19 452 (16.24%) MS Exchange
20 422 (15.16%) MPLS
21 404 (14.52%) Finance
22 369 (13.26%) Windows Server 2008
23 357 (12.83%) Wireless
24 355 (12.76%) MS Excel
25 347 (12.47%) SQL
26 340 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
27 337 (12.11%) Windows 7
28 334 (12.00%) Degree
29 318 (11.43%) DHCP

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
1 452 (16.24%) MS Exchange
2 215 (7.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 211 (7.58%) Skype for Business
4 139 (4.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 104 (3.74%) SharePoint
6 97 (3.49%) IIS
7 91 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 63 (2.26%) Apache
9 62 (2.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 25 (0.90%) CMS
11 20 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (0.47%) Tomcat
13 12 (0.43%) nginx
14 10 (0.36%) Confluence
15 8 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
16 7 (0.25%) IBM Notes
17 6 (0.22%) OpenStack
18 5 (0.18%) Quickr
19 4 (0.14%) JBoss
19 4 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 355 (12.76%) MS Excel
2 307 (11.03%) MS Office
3 39 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 32 (1.15%) MS Project
5 25 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.22%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 2 (0.072%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.036%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 27 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (0.72%) Cisco SocialMiner
2 20 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.18%) SAP SM
4 3 (0.11%) Sage X3
5 2 (0.072%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.072%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.072%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.072%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.036%) Finacle
6 1 (0.036%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.036%) Line 50
6 1 (0.036%) Maximo
6 1 (0.036%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.036%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 281 (10.10%) Office 365
2 148 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 124 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (1.55%) SaaS
5 36 (1.29%) IaaS
6 34 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
7 28 (1.01%) PaaS
8 18 (0.65%) IBM Cloud
9 8 (0.29%) Mimecast
9 8 (0.29%) OneDrive
10 7 (0.25%) Google Apps
11 4 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.072%) GitHub
13 1 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.036%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.036%) Amazon Glacier
13 1 (0.036%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.036%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.036%) Route 53
13 1 (0.036%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1059 (38.05%) Firewall
2 936 (33.63%) WAN
3 839 (30.15%) LAN
4 617 (22.17%) VPN
5 537 (19.30%) TCP/IP
6 479 (17.21%) DNS
7 422 (15.16%) MPLS
8 357 (12.83%) Wireless
9 318 (11.43%) DHCP
10 298 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
11 291 (10.46%) SAN
12 263 (9.45%) VLAN
13 227 (8.16%) BGP
14 221 (7.94%) Network Security
15 208 (7.47%) Unified Communications
16 200 (7.19%) Internet
17 195 (7.01%) OSPF
18 192 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
19 191 (6.86%) PBX
20 162 (5.82%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 73 (2.62%) MySQL
3 43 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (0.54%) Big Data
5 15 (0.54%) Oracle Database
6 11 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (0.36%) Relational Database
8 8 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (0.29%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (0.18%) MongoDB
9 5 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.14%) EDRMS
10 4 (0.14%) Redis
10 4 (0.14%) SQLite
11 3 (0.11%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (0.11%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.072%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 27 (0.97%) Git (software)
2 16 (0.57%) JIRA
3 12 (0.43%) Jenkins
4 11 (0.40%) InstallShield
5 10 (0.36%) Subversion
6 8 (0.29%) Eclipse
6 8 (0.29%) Selenium
7 7 (0.25%) NeoLoad
8 4 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.072%) Android Studio
9 2 (0.072%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.072%) Gradle
9 2 (0.072%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.036%) AppScan
10 1 (0.036%) Metasploit
10 1 (0.036%) Paros
10 1 (0.036%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.036%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.036%) Xcode
General
1 632 (22.71%) Telecoms
2 404 (14.52%) Finance
3 110 (3.95%) Retail
4 87 (3.13%) Banking
5 84 (3.02%) Legal
6 80 (2.87%) Marketing
7 72 (2.59%) Law
8 59 (2.12%) Electronics
9 54 (1.94%) Manufacturing
10 40 (1.44%) Games
11 31 (1.11%) Advertising
12 24 (0.86%) Billing
13 19 (0.68%) Military
14 16 (0.57%) Aerospace
15 15 (0.54%) Automotive
16 14 (0.50%) French Language
17 10 (0.36%) Back Office
18 9 (0.32%) Financial Institution
18 9 (0.32%) Investment Banking
18 9 (0.32%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 536 (19.26%) Network Engineer
2 493 (17.71%) Analyst
3 402 (14.44%) Support Engineer
4 261 (9.38%) Support Analyst
5 209 (7.51%) Cisco Engineer
6 202 (7.26%) IT Support
7 158 (5.68%) IT Engineer
8 155 (5.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 153 (5.50%) 2nd Line Support
10 151 (5.43%) VoIP Engineer
11 148 (5.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 130 (4.67%) Voice Engineer
13 117 (4.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 113 (4.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 109 (3.92%) Architect
16 107 (3.84%) Service Analyst
17 106 (3.81%) Network Support
18 104 (3.74%) 3rd Line Support
19 101 (3.63%) Senior Network Engineer
20 97 (3.49%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (2.59%) Web Services
2 63 (2.26%) XMPP
3 52 (1.87%) 802.1X
4 27 (0.97%) HTML
5 26 (0.93%) FreeSWITCH
6 25 (0.90%) LAMP
7 22 (0.79%) .NET
8 18 (0.65%) XML
9 16 (0.57%) HTML5
9 16 (0.57%) VXML
10 14 (0.50%) Middleware
11 10 (0.36%) CSS
12 9 (0.32%) SOAP
12 9 (0.32%) WSH
13 8 (0.29%) ActiveMQ
13 8 (0.29%) AngularJS
13 8 (0.29%) React
13 8 (0.29%) RFC 2833
14 7 (0.25%) Backbone.js
14 7 (0.25%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 306 (11.00%) Data Centre
2 201 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
3 131 (4.71%) IVR
4 121 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
5 95 (3.41%) Computer Science
6 93 (3.34%) Management Information System
7 92 (3.31%) Driving Licence
8 88 (3.16%) Blackberry
9 74 (2.66%) Replication
10 64 (2.30%) Handset
10 64 (2.30%) iPhone
11 62 (2.23%) Clustering
12 48 (1.72%) iPad
13 40 (1.44%) Smartphone
14 31 (1.11%) Mathematics
15 25 (0.90%) Statistics
15 25 (0.90%) User Experience
16 19 (0.68%) Client/Server
16 19 (0.68%) Mobile App
17 18 (0.65%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 1265 (45.45%) Windows
2 647 (23.25%) Windows Server
3 565 (20.30%) Linux
4 369 (13.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 340 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 337 (12.11%) Windows 7
7 165 (5.93%) Windows 10
8 155 (5.57%) Windows 8
9 139 (4.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 133 (4.78%) Unix
11 119 (4.28%) Android
12 60 (2.16%) Windows XP
13 54 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 53 (1.90%) Mac OS X
15 51 (1.83%) CentOS
16 35 (1.26%) Apple iOS
17 27 (0.97%) Ubuntu
18 23 (0.83%) Windows Vista
19 19 (0.68%) Solaris
20 17 (0.61%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 580 (20.84%) ITIL
2 203 (7.29%) Project Management
3 169 (6.07%) Service Delivery
4 166 (5.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 136 (4.89%) Network Design
6 120 (4.31%) Network Management
7 118 (4.24%) Change Management
8 116 (4.17%) Mentoring
9 114 (4.10%) Presales
10 113 (4.06%) PRINCE2
11 108 (3.88%) Load Balancing
12 106 (3.81%) Service Management
13 98 (3.52%) Capacity Planning
14 96 (3.45%) High Availability
15 86 (3.09%) Problem Management
16 79 (2.84%) CRM
16 79 (2.84%) Migration
17 78 (2.80%) Network Monitoring
18 75 (2.69%) Continuous Improvement
18 75 (2.69%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 347 (12.47%) SQL
2 119 (4.28%) PowerShell
3 103 (3.70%) C
4 84 (3.02%) Python
5 55 (1.98%) Perl
6 53 (1.90%) PHP
7 51 (1.83%) C#
8 47 (1.69%) C++
9 42 (1.51%) Bash Shell
10 38 (1.37%) JavaScript
11 37 (1.33%) Java
12 30 (1.08%) VBScript
13 22 (0.79%) Ruby
14 18 (0.65%) Shell Script
15 17 (0.61%) VC++
16 10 (0.36%) VB
17 4 (0.14%) T-SQL
18 2 (0.072%) Embedded C
18 2 (0.072%) Objective-C
18 2 (0.072%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 780 (28.03%) Cisco Certification
2 552 (19.83%) CCNA
3 481 (17.28%) CCNP
4 334 (12.00%) Degree
5 237 (8.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 142 (5.10%) MCSE
7 92 (3.31%) CCIE
8 81 (2.91%) MCSA
9 77 (2.77%) Security Cleared
10 76 (2.73%) MCITP
11 74 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
12 58 (2.08%) CCVP
13 56 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 53 (1.90%) SC Cleared
15 52 (1.87%) MCP
16 30 (1.08%) CCNP Voice
17 29 (1.04%) Network+ Certification
18 28 (1.01%) CCSA
19 25 (0.90%) CCDP
20 21 (0.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 193 (6.93%) SLA
2 73 (2.62%) PCI DSS
3 42 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (1.26%) QA
5 19 (0.68%) ISO 9001
6 18 (0.65%) PA-DSS
7 6 (0.22%) JSP 440
8 4 (0.14%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.072%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 2 (0.072%) ISO13485
10 2 (0.072%) RMADS
11 1 (0.036%) COBIT
11 1 (0.036%) COSHH
System Software
1 896 (32.20%) Active Directory
2 554 (19.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 276 (9.92%) Hyper-V
4 96 (3.45%) vSphere
5 77 (2.77%) Terminal Services
6 65 (2.34%) XenApp
7 53 (1.90%) Virtual Servers
8 51 (1.83%) XenDesktop
9 49 (1.76%) VMware ESX
10 37 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
11 30 (1.08%) Xen
12 26 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
13 25 (0.90%) OpenSIPS
14 23 (0.83%) XenServer
15 22 (0.79%) VMware Server
16 21 (0.75%) Firmware
17 16 (0.57%) DFS Replication
18 15 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 15 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
19 14 (0.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 153 (5.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 113 (4.06%) Cisco UCCX
3 89 (3.20%) SCCM
4 84 (3.02%) Nagios
5 64 (2.30%) Cisco UCCE
6 63 (2.26%) SCOM
7 59 (2.12%) Puppet
8 44 (1.58%) Backup Exec
9 35 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
10 33 (1.19%) Cacti
11 27 (0.97%) Ansible
11 27 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
12 23 (0.83%) WSUS
13 19 (0.68%) FortiGate
14 18 (0.65%) BMC PATROL
15 17 (0.61%) NetBackup
16 15 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
16 15 (0.54%) OpenNMS
16 15 (0.54%) vMotion
17 14 (0.50%) RANCID
Vendors
1 1460 (52.46%) Cisco
2 851 (30.58%) Microsoft
3 780 (28.03%) VMware
4 276 (9.92%) CheckPoint
5 259 (9.31%) Avaya
6 257 (9.23%) Citrix
7 253 (9.09%) HP
7 253 (9.09%) Juniper
8 233 (8.37%) Mitel
9 155 (5.57%) F5
10 145 (5.21%) SolarWinds
11 109 (3.92%) Apple
12 84 (3.02%) Dell
13 71 (2.55%) NetApp
14 70 (2.52%) Red Hat
15 69 (2.48%) Riverbed
16 67 (2.41%) Palo Alto
17 63 (2.26%) Oracle
17 63 (2.26%) Symantec
18 62 (2.23%) Meraki
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 21 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Company
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Websense Recruit Ltd
Salary: £25,000 + £2,500 On Call Allowance plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £52000 - £62000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + £5k on call allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago