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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 54 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 17 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.18% 0.28% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.94% 1.10% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 6
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +127.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £50,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,850 £50,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
171 91 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.96% 25.14% 36.81%
Number of salaries quoted 106 54 69
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £24,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £58,500 £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 29 August 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Watford

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 21 (91.30%) LAN
1 21 (91.30%) WAN
1 21 (91.30%) Firewall
2 20 (86.96%) VPN
3 15 (65.22%) Cisco
4 13 (56.52%) ITIL
4 13 (56.52%) Mitel
5 11 (47.83%) Aruba
6 10 (43.48%) Meru Networks
6 10 (43.48%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (43.48%) Handset
6 10 (43.48%) Fortinet
6 10 (43.48%) Degree
7 9 (39.13%) Network Security
7 9 (39.13%) HP
7 9 (39.13%) SolarWinds
8 8 (34.78%) Dell
8 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
8 8 (34.78%) MPLS
8 8 (34.78%) Windows
8 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
8 8 (34.78%) IP Telephony
9 7 (30.43%) VMware
9 7 (30.43%) DNS
9 7 (30.43%) DHCP
9 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
9 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (26.09%) Lync
10 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (26.09%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) LAN
1 21 (91.30%) WAN
1 21 (91.30%) Firewall
2 20 (86.96%) VPN
3 10 (43.48%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (39.13%) Network Security
5 8 (34.78%) IP Telephony
5 8 (34.78%) MPLS
6 7 (30.43%) DHCP
6 7 (30.43%) DNS
7 6 (26.09%) VLAN
7 6 (26.09%) ISDN
7 6 (26.09%) PBX
8 2 (8.70%) Wireless
9 1 (4.35%) VPLS
9 1 (4.35%) OSPF
9 1 (4.35%) BGP
9 1 (4.35%) DSL
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
1 6 (26.09%) Manufacturing
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Server Support
2 6 (26.09%) Desktop Support
2 6 (26.09%) Technical Support
2 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (26.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 6 (26.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Handset
2 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (26.09%) Linux
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX
4 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
3 4 (17.39%) BCP
3 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (17.39%) ITSM
3 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity
3 4 (17.39%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (8.70%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.70%) Network Design
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (17.39%) CCIE
5 2 (8.70%) CCNP
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) Terminal Services
2 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Cisco
2 13 (56.52%) Mitel
3 11 (47.83%) Aruba
4 10 (43.48%) Meru Networks
4 10 (43.48%) Fortinet
5 9 (39.13%) SolarWinds
5 9 (39.13%) HP
6 8 (34.78%) Dell
6 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
7 7 (30.43%) VMware
8 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
9 1 (4.35%) IBM
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