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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 51 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 16 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.76% 2.67% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.82% 11.36% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 1
Average salary £41,250 £41,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.50%
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
163 88 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.10% 23.47% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 108 59 64
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £50,000 £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 24 October 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Watford

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 26 (81.25%) LAN
2 26 (81.25%) WAN
2 26 (81.25%) VPN
3 20 (62.50%) Cisco
4 18 (56.25%) ITIL
5 15 (46.88%) Windows
5 15 (46.88%) MS Exchange
6 14 (43.75%) Mitel
6 14 (43.75%) Mentoring
7 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
8 12 (37.50%) MPLS
8 12 (37.50%) DNS
8 12 (37.50%) VMware
8 12 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (37.50%) Meru Networks
8 12 (37.50%) Aruba
8 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (34.38%) Fortinet
10 10 (31.25%) Degree
10 10 (31.25%) SolarWinds
10 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (31.25%) Handset
10 10 (31.25%) HP
11 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
11 9 (28.13%) DHCP
11 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (28.13%) Network Security
11 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 15 (46.88%) MS Exchange
2 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (18.75%) Lync
4 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 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 26 (81.25%) LAN
2 26 (81.25%) WAN
2 26 (81.25%) VPN
3 12 (37.50%) DNS
3 12 (37.50%) MPLS
3 12 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (28.13%) Network Security
4 9 (28.13%) DHCP
5 8 (25.00%) IP Telephony
6 6 (18.75%) VLAN
6 6 (18.75%) ISDN
6 6 (18.75%) PBX
7 5 (15.63%) Wireless
8 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 3 (9.38%) OSPF
9 3 (9.38%) BGP
9 3 (9.38%) VPLS
10 2 (6.25%) DSL
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
1 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
1 6 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) 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%) Lead Network Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) IT Support
6 3 (9.38%) IT Support Engineer
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%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) X-Windows
2 1 (3.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Handset
2 6 (18.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (31.25%) 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%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (9.38%) BCP
6 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.38%) ITSM
6 3 (9.38%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
8 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) C
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 7 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (12.50%) CCIE
4 3 (9.38%) CCNP
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) 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 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) Mitel
3 12 (37.50%) VMware
3 12 (37.50%) Aruba
3 12 (37.50%) Meru Networks
4 11 (34.38%) Fortinet
5 10 (31.25%) SolarWinds
5 10 (31.25%) HP
6 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
7 7 (21.88%) Dell
8 6 (18.75%) CheckPoint
9 3 (9.38%) IBM
Watford
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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