The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for VoIP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 36 38
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2  
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 1.59% 0.54% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 1.85% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £72,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +81.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.06% +5.33%  

VoIP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 18 54 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 14.29% 29.19% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 54 48
Median salary £47,500 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.92% +44.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year -5.88% +0.59%  

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing VoIP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Bedford

VoIP
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP in Bedford.

Salary trend for VoIP in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Bedford region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 12 (100.00%) FTP
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (100.00%) VPN
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) IPv4
1 12 (100.00%) CCIE
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
1 12 (100.00%) Wireless
1 12 (100.00%) VLAN
1 12 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 12 (100.00%) Network Management
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (91.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Mitel
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) IPsec
4 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (8.33%) WLAN
4 1 (8.33%) ISDN
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) H.323
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
1 12 (100.00%) DNS
1 12 (100.00%) FTP
1 12 (100.00%) IPv4
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (100.00%) VLAN
1 12 (100.00%) VPN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) DMVPN
2 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) H.323
2 1 (8.33%) IPsec
2 1 (8.33%) ISDN
2 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Network Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Network Operations Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Operations Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Telephony Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Principal Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Operations Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Telephony Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) Network Management
2 11 (91.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCIE
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (8.33%) F5
2 1 (8.33%) Mitel
2 1 (8.33%) Riverbed