The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 49 42 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 11 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.14% 3.21% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.75% 14.05% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 2
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%

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
80 121 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.53% 22.87% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 52 99 109
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 22 (81.48%) PBX
2 16 (59.26%) ISDN
2 16 (59.26%) LAN
2 16 (59.26%) Linux
2 16 (59.26%) DHCP
2 16 (59.26%) DNS
2 16 (59.26%) MPLS
2 16 (59.26%) VLAN
2 16 (59.26%) Remote Desktop
3 15 (55.56%) Office 365
3 15 (55.56%) Data Centre
3 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 15 (55.56%) PaaS
3 15 (55.56%) Skype for Business
3 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 15 (55.56%) Coaching
3 15 (55.56%) Degree
3 15 (55.56%) Mathematics
3 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (55.56%) Retail
3 15 (55.56%) VPN
3 15 (55.56%) Firewall
3 15 (55.56%) VMware
3 15 (55.56%) VMware ESX
3 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 15 (55.56%) Terminal Services

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
1 15 (55.56%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 15 (55.56%) Office 365
1 15 (55.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) PBX
2 16 (59.26%) DHCP
2 16 (59.26%) DNS
2 16 (59.26%) ISDN
2 16 (59.26%) LAN
2 16 (59.26%) MPLS
2 16 (59.26%) Remote Desktop
2 16 (59.26%) VLAN
3 15 (55.56%) Firewall
3 15 (55.56%) VPN
3 15 (55.56%) WAN
4 6 (22.22%) Radio Access Network
5 5 (18.52%) 3G
5 5 (18.52%) 4G
5 5 (18.52%) PABX
5 5 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (18.52%) Wireless
6 2 (7.41%) Broadband
6 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.70%) GPRS
General
1 15 (55.56%) Retail
2 11 (40.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 15 (55.56%) 3rd Line Support
1 15 (55.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 15 (55.56%) Office 365 Engineer
1 15 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Linux Support
2 10 (37.04%) Linux Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 5 (18.52%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Active Directory Support
4 5 (18.52%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Exchange Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Radio Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Server Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Server Support
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server Support
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Data Centre
1 15 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Coaching
1 15 (55.56%) E-Commerce
1 15 (55.56%) ITIL
1 15 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.70%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) C
2 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) CCNP
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) JNCIA
2 1 (3.70%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 15 (55.56%) Terminal Services
1 15 (55.56%) VMware ESX
1 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) CheckPoint
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 15 (55.56%) VMware
2 1 (3.70%) Avaya
2 1 (3.70%) GENBAND
2 1 (3.70%) Mitel
2 1 (3.70%) Nortel