The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 138 145 152
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7  
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 48 76 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.42% 1.54% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.94% 5.81% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 45 56 75
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +9.58%  

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 Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 808 1309 1467
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 23.93% 26.48% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 618 1073 936
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

VoIP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for VoIP in Berkshire

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Berkshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VoIP in Berkshire

VoIP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +23 13 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Slough +35 10 £50,000 +38.88% 2
Reading +4 10 £31,500 -21.25% 4
Maidenhead +14 7 £62,500 +123.21%
Newbury -8 3 £50,000 -20.00% 1
VoIP
South East

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 34 (45.33%) Firewall
2 31 (41.33%) Cisco
3 30 (40.00%) DNS
4 29 (38.67%) TCP/IP
5 26 (34.67%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (32.00%) DHCP
6 24 (32.00%) Linux
6 24 (32.00%) WAN
7 23 (30.67%) Windows
8 22 (29.33%) LAN
9 19 (25.33%) Active Directory
10 17 (22.67%) CCNP
11 16 (21.33%) Telecoms
12 14 (18.67%) Network Security
12 14 (18.67%) Windows Server
13 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
13 13 (17.33%) Oracle
13 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
14 12 (16.00%) MS Exchange
15 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (14.67%) Degree
15 11 (14.67%) Data Centre
16 10 (13.33%) GENBAND
16 10 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
16 10 (13.33%) CCIE
16 10 (13.33%) HP
16 10 (13.33%) Dell
16 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (13.33%) CCDP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 12 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.33%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.00%) IIS
6 2 (2.67%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (45.33%) Firewall
2 30 (40.00%) DNS
3 29 (38.67%) TCP/IP
4 24 (32.00%) DHCP
4 24 (32.00%) WAN
5 22 (29.33%) LAN
6 14 (18.67%) Network Security
7 10 (13.33%) VPN
8 8 (10.67%) PBX
8 8 (10.67%) SMTP
8 8 (10.67%) SNMP
9 7 (9.33%) NAS
9 7 (9.33%) SAN
9 7 (9.33%) Wireless
10 6 (8.00%) Asterisk PBX
10 6 (8.00%) BGP
10 6 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (8.00%) LTE
10 6 (8.00%) MPLS
10 6 (8.00%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.00%) MySQL
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.33%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (21.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.33%) Back Office
3 4 (5.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.67%) Advertising
4 2 (2.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.33%) Billing
5 1 (1.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 15 (20.00%) VoIP Engineer
3 10 (13.33%) Analyst
4 9 (12.00%) Design Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) Consultant
5 8 (10.67%) IT Support
6 7 (9.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 7 (9.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Open Source Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Service Desk Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) 3G Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) 4G Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Firewall Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (1.33%) Ajax
2 1 (1.33%) CSS
2 1 (1.33%) HTML
2 1 (1.33%) HTML5
2 1 (1.33%) J2EE
2 1 (1.33%) jQuery
2 1 (1.33%) JSF
2 1 (1.33%) JSON
2 1 (1.33%) JSP
2 1 (1.33%) LAMP
2 1 (1.33%) Struts
2 1 (1.33%) WAP
2 1 (1.33%) XML
2 1 (1.33%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.00%) iPad
3 3 (4.00%) iPhone
3 3 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.67%) Handset
4 2 (2.67%) User Experience
5 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.00%) Linux
2 23 (30.67%) Windows
3 14 (18.67%) Windows Server
4 11 (14.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.00%) Unix
6 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Phone
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.33%) CentOS
7 1 (1.33%) Debian
7 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (9.33%) High Availability
1 7 (9.33%) Network Management
1 7 (9.33%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
2 6 (8.00%) ITIL
2 6 (8.00%) Open Source
3 5 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 5 (6.67%) Network Design
3 5 (6.67%) Presales
4 4 (5.33%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (5.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (5.33%) Supplier Management
5 3 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (4.00%) Network Architecture
5 3 (4.00%) Project Management
6 2 (2.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.33%) SQL
2 7 (9.33%) VBScript
3 4 (5.33%) Python
4 3 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (4.00%) Perl
5 2 (2.67%) PHP
6 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (34.67%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (22.67%) CCNP
3 11 (14.67%) Degree
4 10 (13.33%) CCDP
4 10 (13.33%) CCIE
4 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (12.00%) CCNA
5 9 (12.00%) MCSE
6 7 (9.33%) CCVP
7 3 (4.00%) CCDA
7 3 (4.00%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.67%) MCP
9 1 (1.33%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.33%) CCSP
9 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.33%) MCITP
9 1 (1.33%) PMP
9 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (9.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (25.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.33%) ISA Server
3 6 (8.00%) Kamailio
4 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.33%) vSphere
6 1 (1.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (41.33%) Cisco
2 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.33%) Oracle
3 10 (13.33%) Dell
3 10 (13.33%) GENBAND
3 10 (13.33%) HP
4 9 (12.00%) BroadSoft
5 6 (8.00%) VMware
6 5 (6.67%) Mitel
7 4 (5.33%) Avaya
7 4 (5.33%) Fortinet
7 4 (5.33%) Meraki
8 3 (4.00%) IBM
8 3 (4.00%) Kaspersky
8 3 (4.00%) Polycom
8 3 (4.00%) Veeam
8 3 (4.00%) Xerox
9 2 (2.67%) Juniper
9 2 (2.67%) NEC
9 2 (2.67%) Symantec
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