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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 20 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.34% 1.04% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.86% 5.88% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £19,000 £17,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -26.08%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
35 34 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 32.11% 17.62% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 25
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -34.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 13 (72.22%) LAN
1 13 (72.22%) WAN
2 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (50.00%) Firewall
4 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco
5 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 8 (44.44%) CCNP
5 8 (44.44%) CCNA
6 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
6 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (33.33%) WAAS
7 6 (33.33%) CCSA
7 6 (33.33%) CCSE
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 6 (33.33%) Citrix
7 6 (33.33%) SNMP
8 5 (27.78%) MCSA
9 4 (22.22%) HTML
9 4 (22.22%) VPN
9 4 (22.22%) WSUS
9 4 (22.22%) WatchGuard
10 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
1 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) LAN
1 13 (72.22%) WAN
2 9 (50.00%) Firewall
3 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 6 (33.33%) SNMP
4 6 (33.33%) WAAS
5 4 (22.22%) VPN
6 1 (5.56%) DNS
6 1 (5.56%) SAN
6 1 (5.56%) PBX
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) IT Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Support
3 4 (22.22%) Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (44.44%) CCNP
2 8 (44.44%) CCNA
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (33.33%) CCSA
3 6 (33.33%) CCSE
4 5 (27.78%) MCSA
5 1 (5.56%) MCSE
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) WSUS
2 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Cisco
3 6 (33.33%) Citrix
3 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (22.22%) WatchGuard
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) F5
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) Sophos