The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 47 58 62
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 19 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.56% 0.27% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.34% 1.20% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 3
Average salary £42,500 - £26,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 - £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 - £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
VoIP
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
154 83 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.89% 22.02% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 100 53 71
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 17 September 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Watford

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 26 (92.86%) Firewall
2 24 (85.71%) LAN
2 24 (85.71%) WAN
2 24 (85.71%) VPN
3 19 (67.86%) Cisco
4 16 (57.14%) ITIL
5 15 (53.57%) Mitel
6 13 (46.43%) Aruba
6 13 (46.43%) Mentoring
7 12 (42.86%) MPLS
7 12 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (42.86%) Fortinet
7 12 (42.86%) Meru Networks
8 11 (39.29%) Windows
8 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
8 11 (39.29%) HP
8 11 (39.29%) SolarWinds
9 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
9 10 (35.71%) Handset
9 10 (35.71%) VMware
9 10 (35.71%) Degree
9 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (32.14%) Network Security
11 8 (28.57%) DNS
11 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 8 (28.57%) Dell
11 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (28.57%) IP Telephony
12 7 (25.00%) DHCP
12 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (21.43%) Lync
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (92.86%) Firewall
2 24 (85.71%) VPN
2 24 (85.71%) LAN
2 24 (85.71%) WAN
3 12 (42.86%) MPLS
3 12 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (32.14%) Network Security
5 8 (28.57%) IP Telephony
5 8 (28.57%) DNS
6 7 (25.00%) DHCP
7 6 (21.43%) PBX
7 6 (21.43%) VLAN
7 6 (21.43%) ISDN
8 4 (14.29%) Wireless
9 3 (10.71%) VPLS
9 3 (10.71%) OSPF
9 3 (10.71%) BGP
10 1 (3.57%) DSL
10 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
1 6 (21.43%) Manufacturing
1 6 (21.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (21.43%) Server Support
3 6 (21.43%) Desktop Support
3 6 (21.43%) Technical Support
3 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Coordinator
7 1 (3.57%) Network Manager
7 1 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) COM
1 1 (3.57%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Handset
2 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (10.71%) UNIX
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) ITIL
2 13 (46.43%) Mentoring
3 6 (21.43%) Coaching
3 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.29%) BCP
4 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (14.29%) ITSM
4 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 4 (14.29%) Network Design
4 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.14%) Service Management
7 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
2 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (14.29%) CCIE
4 4 (14.29%) CCNP
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (21.43%) Terminal Services
3 6 (21.43%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Cisco
2 15 (53.57%) Mitel
3 13 (46.43%) Aruba
4 12 (42.86%) Meru Networks
4 12 (42.86%) Fortinet
5 11 (39.29%) SolarWinds
5 11 (39.29%) HP
6 10 (35.71%) VMware
7 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 8 (28.57%) Dell
8 6 (21.43%) CheckPoint
9 3 (10.71%) IBM
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