Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for VoIP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VoIP over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
South East > Kent
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 97 129
Rank change year-on-year +9 +32 -12
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 17 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.45% 1.60% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.33% 9.24% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 14
Kent median annual salary £32,500 £43,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.42% +19.44% +16.13%
10th Percentile £27,400 £35,975 £26,500
90th Percentile £38,750 £53,500 £46,125
South East median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% - -3.61%

VoIP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 232 249 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.74% 17.32% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 214 210 386
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +4.17% -0.69%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,100 £55,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing VoIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Kent

VoIP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for VoIP in Kent

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Kent over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for VoIP in Kent

VoIP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Kent region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +17 10 £30,000 -52.00%
Sittingbourne - 2 £41,250 -
Tonbridge - 2 £32,500 - 1
Westerham - 1 £28,500 -
Margate - 1 £37,500 -
VoIP
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 15 (88.24%) Windows
1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (76.47%) SQL
4 12 (70.59%) Cisco
5 11 (64.71%) Linux
5 11 (64.71%) Network Design
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
6 10 (58.82%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (58.82%) IP Telephony
6 10 (58.82%) VLAN
6 10 (58.82%) Junos
6 10 (58.82%) ADSL
6 10 (58.82%) VPN
6 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (58.82%) CCNP
6 10 (58.82%) CCNA
7 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
8 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
9 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
9 3 (17.65%) Skype for Business
9 3 (17.65%) Office 365
9 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management
9 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange

VoIP
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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
1 3 (17.65%) Skype for Business
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 10 (58.82%) ADSL
2 10 (58.82%) IP Telephony
2 10 (58.82%) Junos
2 10 (58.82%) VLAN
2 10 (58.82%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) BGP
3 2 (11.76%) OSPF
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (5.88%) Skype
4 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Network Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.88%) EPoS Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Field Support Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (5.88%) IT Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (64.71%) Linux
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
6 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Network Design
2 10 (58.82%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) CCNA
1 10 (58.82%) CCNP
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) MetaFrame
3 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Capita
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard