The first table below looks at the demand for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 65 39 60
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +21
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 8 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.37% 4.53% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.84% 14.41% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 1
Average salary £38,750 £38,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.42%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.40% -6.57%
Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
137 111 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.54% 31.44% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 102 85 64
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VoIP
Hertfordshire

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

VoIP
Salary Trend in Watford

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Watford

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Watford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Watford

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) CCNP
2 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (43.48%) Avaya
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) ITIL
5 7 (30.43%) Firewall
5 7 (30.43%) PBX
6 6 (26.09%) ISDN
6 6 (26.09%) LAN
6 6 (26.09%) WAN
6 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
7 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
7 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
7 5 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (21.74%) Unified Communications
8 4 (17.39%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 4 (17.39%) BT
8 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
9 3 (13.04%) Finance
9 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (13.04%) MPLS
9 3 (13.04%) SCCP
9 3 (13.04%) H.323
9 3 (13.04%) MGCP
9 3 (13.04%) Juniper
9 3 (13.04%) SAN
9 3 (13.04%) HP
9 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
9 3 (13.04%) VPN

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 3 (13.04%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
1 7 (30.43%) PBX
2 6 (26.09%) ISDN
2 6 (26.09%) LAN
2 6 (26.09%) WAN
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (21.74%) Unified Communications
4 3 (13.04%) MPLS
4 3 (13.04%) SCCP
4 3 (13.04%) H.323
4 3 (13.04%) MGCP
4 3 (13.04%) SAN
4 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.04%) VPN
4 3 (13.04%) Broadband
4 3 (13.04%) Wireless
4 3 (13.04%) Multicast
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security
5 2 (8.70%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Network Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Support Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
2 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
2 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
2 3 (13.04%) Low Latency
3 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.70%) Time Management
3 2 (8.70%) Product Management
3 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Service Management
3 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) Change Management
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security
4 1 (4.35%) ITSM
4 1 (4.35%) BCP
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) CCNP
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) MCITP
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) CCIE
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.35%) CCSP
4 1 (4.35%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) HNC
4 1 (4.35%) HND
4 1 (4.35%) CCVP
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) Avaya
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
5 4 (17.39%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 4 (17.39%) BT
6 3 (13.04%) Juniper
6 3 (13.04%) HP
6 3 (13.04%) Aruba
7 2 (8.70%) IPFX
7 2 (8.70%) Nortel
8 1 (4.35%) Mitel
8 1 (4.35%) VMware
8 1 (4.35%) Dell
8 1 (4.35%) CyberTech
8 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
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