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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 47 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 22 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.04% 0.54% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.01% 2.38% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 3
Average salary £42,500 - £26,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 - £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £46,300 - £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
157 84 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.81% 22.58% 34.66%
Number of salaries quoted 107 56 68
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £22,500
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 30 September 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Watford

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 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 29 (90.63%) Firewall
2 27 (84.38%) LAN
2 27 (84.38%) WAN
3 26 (81.25%) VPN
4 21 (65.63%) Cisco
5 18 (56.25%) ITIL
6 15 (46.88%) Mitel
7 14 (43.75%) Windows
7 14 (43.75%) MS Exchange
7 14 (43.75%) Mentoring
8 13 (40.63%) Aruba
9 12 (37.50%) Meru Networks
9 12 (37.50%) Fortinet
9 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
9 12 (37.50%) MPLS
9 12 (37.50%) VMware
9 12 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (34.38%) Handset
10 11 (34.38%) HP
10 11 (34.38%) DNS
10 11 (34.38%) SolarWinds
11 10 (31.25%) Network Security
11 10 (31.25%) Degree
12 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
12 9 (28.13%) IP Telephony
12 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 14 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (18.75%) Lync
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (90.63%) Firewall
2 27 (84.38%) LAN
2 27 (84.38%) WAN
3 26 (81.25%) VPN
4 12 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 12 (37.50%) MPLS
5 11 (34.38%) DNS
6 10 (31.25%) Network Security
7 9 (28.13%) IP Telephony
8 8 (25.00%) DHCP
9 6 (18.75%) PBX
9 6 (18.75%) VLAN
9 6 (18.75%) ISDN
10 5 (15.63%) Wireless
11 3 (9.38%) VPLS
11 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
11 3 (9.38%) OSPF
11 3 (9.38%) BGP
12 2 (6.25%) DSL
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
1 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
1 6 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Network Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Support Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (18.75%) Server Support
3 6 (18.75%) Desktop Support
3 6 (18.75%) Technical Support
3 6 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 6 (18.75%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 5 (15.63%) Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Lead Network Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) IT Support
7 2 (6.25%) Network Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) X-Windows
2 1 (3.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Handset
2 6 (18.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Vista
5 3 (9.38%) UNIX
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) ITIL
2 14 (43.75%) Mentoring
3 6 (18.75%) Coaching
3 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 5 (15.63%) Service Management
5 4 (12.50%) Network Design
5 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (12.50%) BCP
5 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.50%) ITSM
5 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 8 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (12.50%) CCIE
4 4 (12.50%) CCNP
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.75%) Terminal Services
3 6 (18.75%) VMware ESX
4 3 (9.38%) vSphere
4 3 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Cisco
2 15 (46.88%) Mitel
3 13 (40.63%) Aruba
4 12 (37.50%) Meru Networks
4 12 (37.50%) Fortinet
4 12 (37.50%) VMware
5 11 (34.38%) SolarWinds
5 11 (34.38%) HP
6 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.00%) Dell
8 6 (18.75%) CheckPoint
9 3 (9.38%) IBM
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