Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 155 180
Rank change year-on-year -29 +25 +3
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 50 60 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.88% 1.16% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.09% 8.40% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24 42 34
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% +12.31% -9.72%
10th Percentile £21,175 £31,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £54,250 £56,250 £52,500
UK median annual salary £41,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.13% -2.50% -

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 Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 705 714 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.44% 13.80% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 465 461 456
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Scotland

VoIP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for VoIP in Scotland

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VoIP in Scotland

VoIP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 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
Edinburgh -10 26 £42,500 +6.25%
Glasgow -16 18 £45,500 +19.74%
Fife +2 2 - -
West Lothian -4 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Falkirk - 1 £32,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 £50,000 -
Dundee - 1 £27,500 - 1
VoIP
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 Scotland region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 20 (40.00%) WAN
1 20 (40.00%) LAN
1 20 (40.00%) Firewall
2 19 (38.00%) Windows
3 14 (28.00%) Linux
3 14 (28.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (26.00%) Cisco
4 13 (26.00%) Change Management
4 13 (26.00%) VMware
4 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (24.00%) ITIL
6 11 (22.00%) Project Management
7 10 (20.00%) Information Security
7 10 (20.00%) Load Balancing
8 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (18.00%) Citrix
8 9 (18.00%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (16.00%) DNS
9 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (16.00%) Unified Communications
10 7 (14.00%) Business Analysis
10 7 (14.00%) Network Security
10 7 (14.00%) DevOps
10 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
10 7 (14.00%) CCNP
10 7 (14.00%) VPN
10 7 (14.00%) SMTP
10 7 (14.00%) Unix

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.00%) Office 365
3 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.00%) SaaS
4 1 (2.00%) IaaS
4 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.00%) Firewall
1 20 (40.00%) LAN
1 20 (40.00%) WAN
2 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (16.00%) DNS
3 8 (16.00%) Unified Communications
4 7 (14.00%) Network Security
4 7 (14.00%) SMTP
4 7 (14.00%) VPN
5 6 (12.00%) BGP
6 5 (10.00%) DHCP
6 5 (10.00%) EIGRP
6 5 (10.00%) Ethernet
6 5 (10.00%) IMAP
6 5 (10.00%) Internet
6 5 (10.00%) Kerberos
6 5 (10.00%) LDAP
6 5 (10.00%) MPLS
7 3 (6.00%) SNMP
7 3 (6.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Artifactory
1 5 (10.00%) Bugzilla
1 5 (10.00%) CMake
1 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (10.00%) Maven
1 5 (10.00%) MSBuild
1 5 (10.00%) NuGet
1 5 (10.00%) Phabricator
1 5 (10.00%) Ranorex
1 5 (10.00%) SonarQube
2 2 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Back Office
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Consultant
1 9 (18.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (14.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Network Support
4 3 (6.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Architect
5 2 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) LAMP
2 1 (2.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.00%) Java EE
2 1 (2.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Robotics
3 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.00%) IVR
5 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) Replication
6 1 (2.00%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Windows
2 14 (28.00%) Linux
3 7 (14.00%) Unix
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (12.00%) Debian
5 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.00%) Android
7 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.00%) CentOS
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Change Management
2 12 (24.00%) ITIL
3 11 (22.00%) Project Management
4 10 (20.00%) Information Security
4 10 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 7 (14.00%) Business Analysis
5 7 (14.00%) DevOps
6 5 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (10.00%) Innovative Thinking
6 5 (10.00%) Open Source
6 5 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.00%) Network Architecture
7 3 (6.00%) Security Management
8 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.00%) Information Security Management
8 2 (4.00%) Migration
8 2 (4.00%) Network Design
8 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.00%) C++
2 2 (4.00%) Perl
2 2 (4.00%) Python
2 2 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) Java
3 1 (2.00%) PHP
3 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.00%) CCNP
3 6 (12.00%) Degree
4 4 (8.00%) CCNA
4 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) CCDP
6 2 (4.00%) CCIE
6 2 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (4.00%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.00%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.00%) Docker
3 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.00%) Firmware
4 2 (4.00%) KVM
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) Nagios
2 2 (4.00%) Iperf
2 2 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.00%) Cacti
3 1 (2.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.00%) Graphite
3 1 (2.00%) Icinga
3 1 (2.00%) Linux-HA
3 1 (2.00%) SmokePing
3 1 (2.00%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (2.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) Cisco
1 13 (26.00%) VMware
2 9 (18.00%) Citrix
3 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.00%) Juniper
5 4 (8.00%) F5
6 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.00%) Avaya
7 2 (4.00%) Dell
7 2 (4.00%) HP
8 1 (2.00%) BT
8 1 (2.00%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.00%) Infoblox
8 1 (2.00%) JD Edwards
8 1 (2.00%) Mitel
8 1 (2.00%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.00%) Polycom
8 1 (2.00%) Progress
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat