The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for IP Telephony skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IP Telephony
South East / Kent
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 75 83
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8  
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 5 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.75% 1.38% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.97% 7.14% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 16
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £34,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £44,750 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88%  

IP Telephony 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 Kent with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 126 182 206
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 18.95% 19.32% 19.20%
Number of salaries quoted 110 147 196
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

IP Telephony
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for IP Telephony in Kent

IP Telephony
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IP Telephony in Kent.

Salary trend for IP Telephony in Kent

IP Telephony
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IP Telephony in Kent over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IP Telephony in Kent

IP Telephony
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Canterbury - 1 £35,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £33,000 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £22,000 -
IP Telephony
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing IP Telephony 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 Kent region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) IPsec
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) SSL
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) WLAN
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) Brocade
3 3 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (50.00%) F5
3 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring

IP Telephony
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (50.00%) IPsec
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) SSL
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) WLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Brocade
2 3 (50.00%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Mitel