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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 85 90 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -30
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 19 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.35% 1.12% 3.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 6.00% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 37
Average salary £30,000 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £17,400 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,950 £41,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
285 250 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 20.31% 18.59% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 253 210 248
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,200 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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 +2 14 £30,000 +33.33%
North Wales - 5 £48,500 -
VoIP
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VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 20 (42.55%) Linux
1 20 (42.55%) Cisco
2 17 (36.17%) Windows
3 16 (34.04%) LAN
3 16 (34.04%) WAN
4 14 (29.79%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (27.66%) CCNA
5 13 (27.66%) ITIL
6 12 (25.53%) Oracle
6 12 (25.53%) UNIX
7 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
7 11 (23.40%) Solaris
7 11 (23.40%) Lync
8 10 (21.28%) SLA
8 10 (21.28%) QSIG
8 10 (21.28%) DPNSS
8 10 (21.28%) Telecoms
9 9 (19.15%) ISO 9001
10 8 (17.02%) PBX
10 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.02%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (17.02%) Operations Management
10 8 (17.02%) SaaS
11 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
12 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
12 6 (12.77%) Firewall
12 6 (12.77%) VMware
12 6 (12.77%) Project Management
12 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
13 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 11 (23.40%) Lync
2 5 (10.64%) Node.js
3 3 (6.38%) IIS
4 2 (4.26%) JBoss
4 2 (4.26%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.26%) Apache
4 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Office
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) SaaS
2 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) LAN
1 16 (34.04%) WAN
2 10 (21.28%) DPNSS
2 10 (21.28%) QSIG
3 8 (17.02%) PBX
4 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
5 6 (12.77%) Firewall
6 4 (8.51%) Ethernet
7 3 (6.38%) SAN
7 3 (6.38%) DHCP
8 2 (4.26%) VPN
8 2 (4.26%) DNS
8 2 (4.26%) SNMP
8 2 (4.26%) IP Telephony
8 2 (4.26%) VLAN
8 2 (4.26%) MPLS
8 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.13%) ATM
9 1 (2.13%) OSPF
9 1 (2.13%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.13%) StarTeam
1 1 (2.13%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (21.28%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Automotive
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
4 1 (2.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Technical Support
3 11 (23.40%) Support Analyst
4 10 (21.28%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (17.02%) Technical Support Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) IT Support
9 2 (4.26%) Voice Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Installations Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Service Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Cisco Voice Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Network Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.13%) LAMP
2 1 (2.13%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Linux
2 17 (36.17%) Windows
3 12 (25.53%) UNIX
4 11 (23.40%) Solaris
5 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.13%) Debian
8 1 (2.13%) CentOS
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) ITIL
2 8 (17.02%) Operations Management
3 6 (12.77%) Project Management
4 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.38%) Time Management
5 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.13%) UML
7 1 (2.13%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (2.13%) OO
7 1 (2.13%) Change Management
7 1 (2.13%) Service Management
7 1 (2.13%) Logistics
7 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.13%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.13%) Requirements Management
7 1 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.64%) SQL
3 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.26%) C
4 1 (2.13%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) C++
4 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (27.66%) CCNA
3 8 (17.02%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
5 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
6 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (6.38%) MCSA
7 3 (6.38%) CCNP
8 2 (4.26%) MCSE
8 2 (4.26%) MCTS
8 2 (4.26%) MCITP
8 2 (4.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (2.13%) Degree
9 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.13%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) SLA
2 9 (19.15%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) SCCM
2 2 (4.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (4.26%) WSUS
3 1 (2.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Cisco
2 12 (25.53%) Oracle
3 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.77%) VMware
5 3 (6.38%) BT
5 3 (6.38%) HP
6 2 (4.26%) Nortel
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix
6 2 (4.26%) Lotus
6 2 (4.26%) Borland
6 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.26%) Symantec
6 2 (4.26%) McAfee
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.13%) Avaya
7 1 (2.13%) Juniper
7 1 (2.13%) Mitel
7 1 (2.13%) Brocade
7 1 (2.13%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.13%) Coverity