The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 20 17 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 11 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.28% 7.76% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.38% 32.14% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 0
Average salary £30,000 £17,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
VoIP
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 28 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 21.19% 24.14% 40.94%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 55
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £17,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £39,300 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

VoIP
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Wakefield region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Wakefield

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Wakefield

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region 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 14 (60.87%) Windows
1 14 (60.87%) LAN
1 14 (60.87%) WAN
2 13 (56.52%) Cisco
2 13 (56.52%) VMware
3 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
3 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (43.48%) CCNP
5 9 (39.13%) CCNA
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (34.78%) Firewall
6 8 (34.78%) Citrix
6 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
7 7 (30.43%) MCSA
8 6 (26.09%) VPN
8 6 (26.09%) HTML
8 6 (26.09%) WSUS
8 6 (26.09%) WatchGuard
9 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
9 5 (21.74%) ITIL
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 5 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
10 4 (17.39%) WAAS
10 4 (17.39%) SAN
10 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
10 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region 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 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
1 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Lync
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) LAN
1 14 (60.87%) WAN
2 8 (34.78%) Firewall
3 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
4 6 (26.09%) VPN
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (17.39%) WAAS
6 4 (17.39%) SNMP
6 4 (17.39%) SAN
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (8.70%) Wireless
8 2 (8.70%) IPsec
8 2 (8.70%) PBX
9 1 (4.35%) MPLS
9 1 (4.35%) OSPF
9 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
9 1 (4.35%) VLAN
9 1 (4.35%) Network Security
9 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Administrator
3 6 (26.09%) Technical Support
3 6 (26.09%) IT Administrator
4 5 (21.74%) Network Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Network Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 1 (4.35%) Service Management
2 1 (4.35%) Change Management
2 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (43.48%) CCNP
3 9 (39.13%) CCNA
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (30.43%) MCSA
5 4 (17.39%) CCSA
5 4 (17.39%) CCSE
6 1 (4.35%) MCDST
6 1 (4.35%) MCP
6 1 (4.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) WSUS
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco
1 13 (56.52%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Citrix
3 6 (26.09%) WatchGuard
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
6 3 (13.04%) F5
7 1 (4.35%) Mitel
7 1 (4.35%) Symantec
7 1 (4.35%) Remedy
7 1 (4.35%) Sophos
7 1 (4.35%) BMC