The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for IP Telephony skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IP Telephony
England / South West
Rank 205 226 246
Rank change year-on-year +21 +20  
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 26 29 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.52% 0.49% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.32% 2.51% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 3
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -16.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £42,300 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

IP Telephony 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 the South West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 784 1157 1001
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 15.56% 19.71% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 593 973 860
Median salary £36,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.86% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £54,174
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

IP Telephony
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for IP Telephony in the South West

IP Telephony
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IP Telephony in the South West.

Salary trend for IP Telephony in the South West

IP Telephony
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IP Telephony in the South West over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IP Telephony in the South West

IP Telephony
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IP Telephony within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Wiltshire +20 11 £35,000 +35.92%
Bristol - 9 £36,000 -
Somerset -16 5 £35,000 +32.07%
Dorset +26 1 £40,000 +8.10%
IP Telephony
England

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing IP Telephony 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 South West region with a requirement for IP Telephony.

1 36 (90.00%) Cisco
2 30 (75.00%) Firewall
3 29 (72.50%) WAN
4 28 (70.00%) VMware
5 25 (62.50%) Windows
6 20 (50.00%) ITIL
6 20 (50.00%) LAN
7 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
8 16 (40.00%) MS Exchange
8 16 (40.00%) VMware ESX
8 16 (40.00%) Problem Management
9 15 (37.50%) VPN
10 14 (35.00%) MPLS
11 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
11 13 (32.50%) Network Architecture
12 12 (30.00%) HTTPS
12 12 (30.00%) HTTP
12 12 (30.00%) SMTP
12 12 (30.00%) Telnet
12 12 (30.00%) SSH
13 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
14 6 (15.00%) Finance
15 5 (12.50%) Unified Communications
15 5 (12.50%) Internet
15 5 (12.50%) Apache
15 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
15 5 (12.50%) HP
16 4 (10.00%) Juniper
16 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
16 4 (10.00%) Active Directory

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) Apache
2 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (75.00%) Firewall
2 29 (72.50%) WAN
3 20 (50.00%) LAN
4 15 (37.50%) VPN
5 14 (35.00%) MPLS
6 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
7 12 (30.00%) HTTP
7 12 (30.00%) HTTPS
7 12 (30.00%) SMTP
7 12 (30.00%) SSH
7 12 (30.00%) Telnet
8 5 (12.50%) Internet
8 5 (12.50%) Unified Communications
9 3 (7.50%) Cisco IPT
9 3 (7.50%) FWSM
9 3 (7.50%) VoIP
9 3 (7.50%) Wireless
10 2 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (5.00%) H.323
10 2 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Network Support
4 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Avaya Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Voice Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Support
6 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (2.50%) Network Architect
6 1 (2.50%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (2.50%) Network Specialist
6 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Telephony Support
6 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) EPoS
2 1 (2.50%) IVR
2 1 (2.50%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) ITIL
2 16 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 13 (32.50%) Network Architecture
4 3 (7.50%) Change Control
5 2 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.50%) High Availability
6 1 (2.50%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.50%) Network Design
6 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.50%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) CCNA
1 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.50%) CCNP
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) SCOM
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (90.00%) Cisco
2 28 (70.00%) VMware
3 5 (12.50%) HP
4 4 (10.00%) Juniper
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.50%) Avaya
5 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
5 3 (7.50%) Dell
5 3 (7.50%) Google
6 2 (5.00%) CA
6 2 (5.00%) IBM
6 2 (5.00%) IronPort
6 2 (5.00%) Nokia
6 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.50%) Aruba
7 1 (2.50%) BroadSoft
7 1 (2.50%) F5
7 1 (2.50%) Meraki
7 1 (2.50%) NetScout
7 1 (2.50%) Verint