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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 63 62 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 3 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.58% 1.47% 4.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.48% 5.80% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 16
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £36,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+0.68% -1.35%
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
121 138 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.27% 25.27% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82 101 92
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) Juniper
4 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (50.00%) MPLS
4 3 (50.00%) OSPF
4 3 (50.00%) BGP
4 3 (50.00%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) ATM
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) FTP
5 2 (33.33%) HTTP
5 2 (33.33%) SNMP
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) SSL
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) NetApp
5 2 (33.33%) DMZ
5 2 (33.33%) DWDM
5 2 (33.33%) McAfee
5 2 (33.33%) EIGRP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) HSRP
4 2 (33.33%) Multicast
4 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) DMZ
4 2 (33.33%) DWDM
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
1 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) CCNA
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) JNCIS
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) McAfee
3 2 (33.33%) Sourcefire
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) F5
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