Period
to 21 February 2020

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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 66 89
Rank change year-on-year +5 +23 +8
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 21 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.70% 2.05% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.89% 12.50% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 25
Kent median annual salary £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +16.67% -29.41%
10th Percentile £28,000 £24,500 £17,750
90th Percentile £38,250 £38,500 £48,250
South East median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

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 141 144 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 18.15% 16.40% 19.32%
Number of salaries quoted 131 129 207
Kent median annual salary £34,088 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.61% -17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £21,550
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,850 £64,250
South East median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -5.56%

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 21 February 2020.

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 21 February 2020. 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 +9 8 £31,500 -13.70%
Dartford - 7 £28,000 -
Sevenoaks -1 3 £35,000 -4.11%
Sittingbourne - 2 £28,000 -
Chatham +12 1 £32,500 +25.00%
VoIP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
3 16 (76.19%) MS Exchange
3 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (76.19%) Windows Server
4 14 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 14 (66.67%) IIS
5 13 (61.90%) DNS
5 13 (61.90%) DHCP
6 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
6 12 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (57.14%) MCSA
6 12 (57.14%) Firewall
7 11 (52.38%) VMware
7 11 (52.38%) Office 365
8 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (47.62%) SQL
9 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (38.10%) ITIL
11 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 7 (33.33%) MCSE
11 7 (33.33%) COBIT
11 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
11 7 (33.33%) Service Management
11 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (33.33%) Windows 8
11 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008

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 16 (76.19%) MS Exchange
2 14 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 14 (66.67%) IIS
3 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.76%) Site Server
5 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Office 365
2 5 (23.81%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (23.81%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) DHCP
1 13 (61.90%) DNS
2 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 6 (28.57%) Ethernet
4 5 (23.81%) FTP
4 5 (23.81%) iSCSI
4 5 (23.81%) NAS
4 5 (23.81%) SMTP
4 5 (23.81%) Telnet
5 4 (19.05%) VPN
6 3 (14.29%) LAN
7 2 (9.52%) Internet
7 2 (9.52%) SAN
7 2 (9.52%) SSL
8 1 (4.76%) ADSL
8 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
8 1 (4.76%) Junos
8 1 (4.76%) VLAN
8 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
1 9 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) IT Technician
3 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) IT Support
4 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) IT Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) FMCG
2 2 (9.52%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) iPhone
3 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Windows Server
2 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 6 (28.57%) Linux
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Service Management
3 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (23.81%) Server Management
5 2 (9.52%) Contract Negotiation
5 2 (9.52%) ERP
5 2 (9.52%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Network Design
6 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) MCSA
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (33.33%) MCSE
3 5 (23.81%) MCP
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.76%) CCNP
5 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) COBIT
2 5 (23.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 14 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (23.81%) Terminal Services
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (9.52%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
1 5 (23.81%) SCOM
2 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (9.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (9.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) WatchGuard
4 6 (28.57%) HP
5 5 (23.81%) Spiceworks
6 3 (14.29%) Mitel
7 2 (9.52%) ConnectWise
7 2 (9.52%) Symantec
8 1 (4.76%) Cisco
8 1 (4.76%) Remedy