The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 78 99 80
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -19
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 28 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.08% 0.71% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.29% 4.24% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 20
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £20,000 £19,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,250 £42,550
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-7.05% +1.29%
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
272 236 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 20.24% 16.76% 25.40%
Number of salaries quoted 201 218 298
Median salary £38,500 £39,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Wales

VoIP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
South Wales +28 26 £42,500 +102.38%
West Wales - 1 £27,500 -
VoIP
UK

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 26 (54.17%) LAN
2 22 (45.83%) Windows
3 20 (41.67%) Cisco
3 20 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (41.67%) Firewall
3 20 (41.67%) VMware
4 16 (33.33%) CCNA
5 15 (31.25%) Linux
6 12 (25.00%) Finance
6 12 (25.00%) Network Design
6 12 (25.00%) WAN
6 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 12 (25.00%) Avaya
6 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
7 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
7 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
8 10 (20.83%) CheckPoint
9 9 (18.75%) VPN
9 9 (18.75%) Juniper
9 9 (18.75%) ITIL
9 9 (18.75%) F5
9 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (16.67%) SolarWinds
10 8 (16.67%) CCNP
11 7 (14.58%) DNS
11 7 (14.58%) MS Exchange
11 7 (14.58%) Brocade

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 7 (14.58%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) JBoss
3 1 (2.08%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 26 (54.17%) LAN
2 20 (41.67%) Firewall
3 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (25.00%) WAN
4 9 (18.75%) VPN
5 7 (14.58%) DNS
6 6 (12.50%) DHCP
6 6 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (10.42%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (8.33%) Ethernet
9 3 (6.25%) PBX
9 3 (6.25%) SAN
9 3 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (6.25%) Wireshark
10 2 (4.17%) DPNSS
10 2 (4.17%) MPLS
10 2 (4.17%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
10 2 (4.17%) PSTN
10 2 (4.17%) QSIG
11 1 (2.08%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) MySQL
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.08%) Military
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) VoIP Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Support Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.33%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) IT Support
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.17%) 1st Line Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Driving Licence
2 4 (8.33%) Clustering
2 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Replication
5 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (45.83%) Windows
2 15 (31.25%) Linux
3 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
5 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (12.50%) VyOS
7 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.17%) CentOS
9 2 (4.17%) Debian
9 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.08%) CatOS
10 1 (2.08%) Unix
10 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Network Design
2 9 (18.75%) ITIL
3 6 (12.50%) High Availability
4 3 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (6.25%) Protective Monitoring
4 3 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.17%) Operations Management
5 2 (4.17%) Presales
5 2 (4.17%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.08%) Application Performance Management
6 1 (2.08%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.08%) Change Control
6 1 (2.08%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.08%) Network Management
6 1 (2.08%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.08%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.08%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.08%) Server Building
6 1 (2.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) Java
1 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.17%) Perl
2 2 (4.17%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) VB
3 1 (2.08%) C
3 1 (2.08%) Python
3 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (33.33%) CCNA
3 8 (16.67%) CCNP
4 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
5 4 (8.33%) Degree
6 3 (6.25%) CCSP
7 2 (4.17%) CCSA
7 2 (4.17%) CCSE
7 2 (4.17%) MCTS
7 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.08%) CCVP
8 1 (2.08%) HNC
8 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
2 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (4.17%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (4.17%) Nagios
3 2 (4.17%) OpenView
3 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (4.17%) WSUS
4 1 (2.08%) OPNET
4 1 (2.08%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Cisco
1 20 (41.67%) VMware
2 12 (25.00%) Avaya
2 12 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
3 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
4 10 (20.83%) CheckPoint
5 9 (18.75%) F5
5 9 (18.75%) Juniper
6 8 (16.67%) SolarWinds
7 7 (14.58%) Brocade
8 6 (12.50%) Vyatta
9 5 (10.42%) HP
10 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
11 3 (6.25%) Blue Coat
11 3 (6.25%) CA
11 3 (6.25%) Intel Security
11 3 (6.25%) ProCurve
12 2 (4.17%) Oracle
12 2 (4.17%) Riverbed
12 2 (4.17%) SonicWALL