Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 90 97
Rank change year-on-year +19 +7 +26
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 21 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.05% 1.33% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.86% 7.14% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 29
Kent median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% -5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £26,925 £19,000 £25,700
90th Percentile £38,300 £58,500 £45,500
South East median annual salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.39% +5.33% -11.76%

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 177 238 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 17.27% 18.59% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 159 195 357
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £21,650 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,500 £58,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +4 12 £30,000 -52.00% 2
Sittingbourne - 2 £37,500 -
Sevenoaks +1 1 £31,000 +37.78%
Tonbridge - 1 - -
VoIP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 12 (57.14%) Firewall
4 11 (52.38%) IP Telephony
4 11 (52.38%) VLAN
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (47.62%) Junos
5 10 (47.62%) Network Design
5 10 (47.62%) VMware
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco
5 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (47.62%) Linux
5 10 (47.62%) ADSL
5 10 (47.62%) VPN
5 10 (47.62%) CCNP
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (47.62%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (42.86%) CCNA
6 9 (42.86%) SQL
7 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 4 (19.05%) Citrix
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (19.05%) JIRA
9 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
9 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
10 3 (14.29%) Windows 10

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 2 (9.52%) IIS
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) IP Telephony
2 11 (52.38%) VLAN
3 10 (47.62%) ADSL
3 10 (47.62%) Junos
3 10 (47.62%) VPN
4 3 (14.29%) BGP
4 3 (14.29%) OSPF
5 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) WAN
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.76%) CTI
6 1 (4.76%) DHCP
6 1 (4.76%) DNS
6 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.76%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 1 (4.76%) H.323
6 1 (4.76%) IPv4
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) JIRA
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Network Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (14.29%) IT Technician
4 3 (14.29%) Support Technician
5 2 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) VoIP Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Field Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 10 (47.62%) Linux
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Network Design
1 10 (47.62%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
2 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Business Continuity
3 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) CCNP
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (42.86%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco
1 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Genesys
4 1 (4.76%) Verint