The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 72 88
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16  
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 4 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.67% 1.96% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.71% 12.24% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 6
Median salary £62,000 £39,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.96% -14.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £39,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,100 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year +2.01% -4.48%  

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 85 147 181
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 14.31% 15.98% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 70 138 148
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

VoIP
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for VoIP in Bedfordshire

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VoIP in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (90.00%) CCNP
3 8 (80.00%) IPv4
3 8 (80.00%) CCIE
3 8 (80.00%) VPN
3 8 (80.00%) DHCP
3 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 8 (80.00%) FTP
3 8 (80.00%) VLAN
3 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds
3 8 (80.00%) Network Management
4 7 (70.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) DMVPN
5 4 (40.00%) F5
5 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (40.00%) Riverbed
5 4 (40.00%) Mitel
5 4 (40.00%) IPsec
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (40.00%) ISDN
5 4 (40.00%) WLAN
5 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (40.00%) H.323

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) Wireless
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) FTP
2 8 (80.00%) IPv4
2 8 (80.00%) VLAN
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) DMVPN
4 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) H.323
4 4 (40.00%) IPsec
4 4 (40.00%) ISDN
4 4 (40.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Network Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Network Operations Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Telephony Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Network Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Network Operations Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Operations Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Telephony Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) Network Management
2 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) CCNP
3 8 (80.00%) CCIE
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds
3 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (40.00%) F5
3 4 (40.00%) Mitel
3 4 (40.00%) Riverbed