Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 94 114
Rank change year-on-year 0 +20 +19
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 16 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.22% 2.05% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.30% 8.47% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 36
Kent median annual salary £34,500 £37,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.76% +2.78% -15.29%
10th Percentile £19,375 £26,250 £22,813
90th Percentile £56,250 £45,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -9.64% +3.75%

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 254 413 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.32% 24.19% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 207 363 373
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -14.12%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +6.63%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +26 2 £48,250 +30.41%
Sevenoaks - 2 £22,500 -
Stansted - 2 £19,000 -
West Malling - 2 £48,750 -
Sittingbourne -7 1 £22,500 -18.18%
Canterbury - 1 £35,000 -
Dartford - 1 £37,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £22,000 -
VoIP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 9 (56.25%) Windows
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) LAN
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Office 365
4 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) WAN
5 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) VLAN
6 4 (25.00%) Wireless
6 4 (25.00%) SAN
6 4 (25.00%) DHCP
6 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (25.00%) Avaya
6 4 (25.00%) DNS
7 3 (18.75%) CCIE
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (18.75%) Mitel
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V

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 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Office 365
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (12.50%) IaaS
3 2 (12.50%) PaaS
3 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) LAN
3 6 (37.50%) WAN
4 4 (25.00%) DHCP
4 4 (25.00%) DNS
4 4 (25.00%) SAN
4 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (25.00%) VLAN
4 4 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (12.50%) Internet
5 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
5 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
5 2 (12.50%) MPLS
5 2 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (6.25%) ADSL
6 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
2 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Server Support
4 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) CCTV
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Handset
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 10
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Change Management
1 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
1 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
1 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
1 2 (12.50%) Service Management
1 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
1 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
2 1 (6.25%) Information Security
2 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (6.25%) Logistics
2 1 (6.25%) Network Design
2 1 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
2 1 (6.25%) Security Operations
2 1 (6.25%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 2 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCIE
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) HNC
3 2 (12.50%) HND
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) CISA
4 1 (6.25%) CISM
4 1 (6.25%) CISSP
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
4 1 (6.25%) MCP
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Avaya
4 3 (18.75%) Mitel
5 2 (12.50%) Aruba
5 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 2 (12.50%) F5
5 2 (12.50%) Juniper
5 2 (12.50%) Palo Alto
5 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (6.25%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (6.25%) Capita
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) EMC
6 1 (6.25%) Sophos