The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 72 97 75
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -22
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 34 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.57% 1.02% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.13% 4.40% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 17
Average salary £24,000 £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% -39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
VoIP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
259 318 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.58% 23.21% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 229 247 192
Average salary £41,500 £38,400 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.07% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VoIP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Wales

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Wales

VoIP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
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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
South Wales +28 34 £24,000 -31.42%
VoIP
UK

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 24 (47.06%) Linux
2 19 (37.25%) Ethernet
3 18 (35.29%) TCP/IP
3 18 (35.29%) Cisco
3 18 (35.29%) Windows
3 18 (35.29%) Firewall
4 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
5 13 (25.49%) CCNP
5 13 (25.49%) WAN
5 13 (25.49%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (25.49%) Degree
6 12 (23.53%) VMware
6 12 (23.53%) LAN
7 11 (21.57%) Client/Server
7 11 (21.57%) VPN
7 11 (21.57%) Telecoms
7 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
8 10 (19.61%) Time Management
9 9 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (17.65%) SolarWinds
9 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 9 (17.65%) Juniper
9 9 (17.65%) CatOS
10 8 (15.69%) Network Management
10 8 (15.69%) NetScaler
10 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (15.69%) NX-OS
10 8 (15.69%) WLAN

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (37.25%) Ethernet
2 18 (35.29%) Firewall
2 18 (35.29%) TCP/IP
3 13 (25.49%) WAN
4 12 (23.53%) LAN
5 11 (21.57%) VPN
6 9 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (15.69%) NetScaler
7 8 (15.69%) NX-OS
7 8 (15.69%) WLAN
8 7 (13.73%) DNS
9 6 (11.76%) DHCP
10 5 (9.80%) PBX
11 2 (3.92%) SAN
12 1 (1.96%) BGP
12 1 (1.96%) Internet
12 1 (1.96%) OSPF
12 1 (1.96%) VLAN
12 1 (1.96%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 11 (21.57%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (3.92%) Law
3 2 (3.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Installations Engineer
2 15 (29.41%) IT Engineer
3 12 (23.53%) Network Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) IT Support
5 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) IT Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) IT Support Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior IT Support
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Support Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Client/Server
1 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
2 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.88%) Replication
5 2 (3.92%) Clustering
6 1 (1.96%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.96%) User Experience
6 1 (1.96%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 24 (47.06%) Linux
2 18 (35.29%) Windows
3 13 (25.49%) Windows Server
4 9 (17.65%) CatOS
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Time Management
2 8 (15.69%) Network Management
3 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (7.84%) ITIL
4 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (3.92%) High Availability
4 2 (3.92%) Project Management
4 2 (3.92%) Software Distribution
4 2 (3.92%) Supplier Management
5 1 (1.96%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.96%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (1.96%) Migration
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (1.96%) Network Design
5 1 (1.96%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (1.96%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.96%) Presales
5 1 (1.96%) Software Deployment
5 1 (1.96%) Validation
5 1 (1.96%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.96%) C
3 1 (1.96%) Java
3 1 (1.96%) Perl
3 1 (1.96%) Python
3 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) CCNP
1 13 (25.49%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (25.49%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.80%) CCNA
4 3 (5.88%) MCSE
4 3 (5.88%) MCTS
5 2 (3.92%) MCP
5 2 (3.92%) MCSA
5 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) CNA
6 1 (1.96%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.96%) HNC
6 1 (1.96%) MCITP
6 1 (1.96%) Novell Certification
6 1 (1.96%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) WSUS
2 1 (1.96%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.96%) Nagios
2 1 (1.96%) OpenView
2 1 (1.96%) OPNET
2 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Cisco
2 12 (23.53%) VMware
3 9 (17.65%) Juniper
3 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 9 (17.65%) SolarWinds
4 4 (7.84%) HP
5 3 (5.88%) Citrix
6 2 (3.92%) Dell
6 2 (3.92%) Veeam
7 1 (1.96%) Avaya
7 1 (1.96%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.96%) BMC
7 1 (1.96%) Brocade
7 1 (1.96%) CA
7 1 (1.96%) Compuware
7 1 (1.96%) Mitel
7 1 (1.96%) NetScout
7 1 (1.96%) Red Gate
7 1 (1.96%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.96%) SonicWALL