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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 140 135
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5  
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 7 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.30% 0.57% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.67% 4.59% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 20
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.10%  

VoIP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 262 370 355
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.20% 12.49% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 165 213 215
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £59,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing VoIP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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
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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +16 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Edinburgh -1 2 £55,000 +38.36%
Falkirk - 2 £47,500 - 1
Dundee - 1 - - 1
VoIP
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 22 (75.86%) Cisco
1 22 (75.86%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (65.52%) CCNP
3 18 (62.07%) LAN
4 17 (58.62%) Firewall
4 17 (58.62%) Wireless
5 16 (55.17%) MPLS
6 14 (48.28%) VPN
7 12 (41.38%) Network Security
7 12 (41.38%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (37.93%) FortiGate
8 11 (37.93%) IPsec
8 11 (37.93%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (37.93%) ITIL
9 10 (34.48%) CheckPoint
9 10 (34.48%) ITIL V3
9 10 (34.48%) Spanning Tree
9 10 (34.48%) Cisco PIX
9 10 (34.48%) Aruba
10 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
11 8 (27.59%) WAN
12 6 (20.69%) VMware
12 6 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (20.69%) Network Design
13 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
13 5 (17.24%) Project Management
14 4 (13.79%) Internet
14 4 (13.79%) IP Telephony

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 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) LAN
2 17 (58.62%) Firewall
2 17 (58.62%) Wireless
3 16 (55.17%) MPLS
4 14 (48.28%) VPN
5 12 (41.38%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (41.38%) Network Security
6 11 (37.93%) IPsec
6 11 (37.93%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (34.48%) Cisco PIX
7 10 (34.48%) Spanning Tree
8 8 (27.59%) WAN
9 6 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (13.79%) Internet
10 4 (13.79%) IP Telephony
11 3 (10.34%) BGP
11 3 (10.34%) OSPF
11 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
12 2 (6.90%) DNS
12 2 (6.90%) VRRP
General
1 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
1 12 (41.38%) Network Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Senior Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) Senior Network Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) IT Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Network Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Team Leader
4 3 (10.34%) Information Officer
4 3 (10.34%) Information Security Officer
4 3 (10.34%) Security Officer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Network Support
5 2 (6.90%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (10.34%) IVR
4 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.45%) FlexPod
5 1 (3.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) CentOS
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 10 (34.48%) ITIL V3
3 6 (20.69%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (20.69%) Network Design
4 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (13.79%) Network Architecture
6 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
6 3 (10.34%) Information Security
6 3 (10.34%) IT Strategy
6 3 (10.34%) Network Management
6 3 (10.34%) Security Architecture
6 3 (10.34%) Time Management
7 2 (6.90%) Anomaly Detection
7 2 (6.90%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (6.90%) DDoS Mitigation
8 1 (3.45%) Change Management
8 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (65.52%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) CCENT
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.45%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
1 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) FortiGate
2 2 (6.90%) Cacti
2 2 (6.90%) Nagios
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.45%) Iperf
3 1 (3.45%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (3.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Cisco
2 10 (34.48%) Aruba
2 10 (34.48%) CheckPoint
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
4 4 (13.79%) F5
5 3 (10.34%) Avaya
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 3 (10.34%) Juniper
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.45%) CommVault
6 1 (3.45%) Mitel
6 1 (3.45%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) Progress
Broxburn, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Dundee
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Falkirk
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago