Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
England > South West
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 245 202
Rank change year-on-year +1 -43 +51
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 75 105 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.75% 1.03% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.95% 5.70% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 73 93 150
South West median annual salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +16.92% -13.33%
10th Percentile £27,000 £22,700 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,000 £55,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56% -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 the South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,515 1,841 1,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.17% 18.00% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,172 1,489 1,624
South West median annual salary £43,250 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.49% +9.33% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing VoIP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in the South West

VoIP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for VoIP in the South West

VoIP
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in the South West over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for VoIP in the South West

VoIP
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 VoIP within the South West region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. 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
Wiltshire 0 20 £50,000 +31.58% 12
Bristol +17 19 £30,000 -25.00% 9
Dorset -17 16 £45,000 -5.26% 19
Somerset +23 8 £28,000 +16.67% 6
Gloucestershire +10 7 £40,000 - 2
Devon +7 4 £31,308 +19.27% 1
VoIP
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 South West region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 32 (42.67%) Windows
2 28 (37.33%) Microsoft
3 23 (30.67%) Telecoms
4 21 (28.00%) Cisco
4 21 (28.00%) Active Directory
5 20 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 19 (25.33%) Firewall
6 19 (25.33%) Windows Server
7 18 (24.00%) LAN
7 18 (24.00%) SQL
8 17 (22.67%) VPN
9 16 (21.33%) Software Engineering
9 16 (21.33%) 4G
10 15 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 15 (20.00%) VMware
10 15 (20.00%) 3G
10 15 (20.00%) Office 365
11 14 (18.67%) MPLS
11 14 (18.67%) WAN
11 14 (18.67%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (18.67%) MS Exchange
12 13 (17.33%) SC Cleared
13 12 (16.00%) Hyper-V
13 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
13 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
13 12 (16.00%) Wireless
14 11 (14.67%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure

VoIP
Co-occurring 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 14 (18.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.67%) GroupWise
6 2 (2.67%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.33%) Drupal
7 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.33%) Moodle
Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.00%) Office 365
2 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.67%) SaaS
4 1 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.33%) Cloudflare
4 1 (1.33%) Heroku
4 1 (1.33%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 19 (25.33%) Firewall
3 18 (24.00%) LAN
4 17 (22.67%) VPN
5 16 (21.33%) 4G
6 15 (20.00%) 3G
7 14 (18.67%) MPLS
7 14 (18.67%) WAN
8 12 (16.00%) Wireless
9 11 (14.67%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (12.00%) BGP
10 9 (12.00%) DNS
10 9 (12.00%) FCoE
10 9 (12.00%) iSCSI
10 9 (12.00%) OSPF
11 8 (10.67%) Unified Communications
12 7 (9.33%) DHCP
12 7 (9.33%) Ethernet
13 6 (8.00%) ADSL
13 6 (8.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (1.33%) GitLab
2 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (30.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.67%) Advertising
2 2 (2.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Electronics
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (18.67%) IT Engineer
1 14 (18.67%) Software Engineer
2 13 (17.33%) IT Support
3 12 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 10 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 10 (13.33%) Developer
4 10 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Network Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.67%) .NET Developer
8 5 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Consultant
8 5 (6.67%) Network Consultant
9 4 (5.33%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (5.33%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Presales Consultant
9 4 (5.33%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.00%) React
2 5 (6.67%) .NET
2 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (6.67%) CSS
2 5 (6.67%) HTML
2 5 (6.67%) jQuery
2 5 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (6.67%) Node.js
2 5 (6.67%) REST
2 5 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.33%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.33%) LAMP
3 1 (1.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.67%) iPad
2 5 (6.67%) User Experience
3 4 (5.33%) iPhone
4 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.67%) AS400
5 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.67%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.33%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.33%) IVR
6 1 (1.33%) PKI
6 1 (1.33%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 32 (42.67%) Windows
2 19 (25.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (12.00%) Linux
4 9 (12.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (10.67%) Windows 10
6 6 (8.00%) Android
7 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
8 4 (5.33%) Unix
9 1 (1.33%) Debian
9 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) Software Engineering
2 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (12.00%) Customer Requirements
4 8 (10.67%) Line Management
5 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.33%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.00%) CRM
6 6 (8.00%) DevOps
6 6 (8.00%) ITIL
6 6 (8.00%) Network Management
6 6 (8.00%) Network Virtualisation
6 6 (8.00%) Presales
6 6 (8.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (8.00%) Web Design
7 5 (6.67%) API Development
7 5 (6.67%) Business Development
7 5 (6.67%) SDLC
7 5 (6.67%) SOLID
7 5 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.00%) SQL
2 10 (13.33%) C#
2 10 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (13.33%) Python
3 9 (12.00%) C
4 8 (10.67%) Java
5 6 (8.00%) C++
6 4 (5.33%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.33%) Perl
7 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (18.67%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (17.33%) SC Cleared
4 10 (13.33%) CCNP
4 10 (13.33%) Degree
5 6 (8.00%) DV Cleared
6 5 (6.67%) CCNA
6 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.33%) MCSE
7 4 (5.33%) MCT
8 3 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (4.00%) MCP
9 1 (1.33%) HNC
9 1 (1.33%) HND
9 1 (1.33%) MCDST
9 1 (1.33%) MCITP
9 1 (1.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.00%) Docker
5 4 (5.33%) NFS
5 4 (5.33%) XenApp
6 3 (4.00%) vSphere
7 1 (1.33%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (4.00%) SCCM
2 3 (4.00%) WSUS
3 2 (2.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.67%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (2.67%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.33%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.33%) Ansible
4 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.33%) Opsview
4 1 (1.33%) Puppet
4 1 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (37.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (28.00%) Cisco
3 15 (20.00%) VMware
4 9 (12.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (12.00%) SolarWinds
5 6 (8.00%) HP
5 6 (8.00%) McAfee
6 5 (6.67%) Apple
6 5 (6.67%) BT
6 5 (6.67%) Citrix
6 5 (6.67%) Fortinet
6 5 (6.67%) Juniper
6 5 (6.67%) Mitel
6 5 (6.67%) Telerik
7 4 (5.33%) Brocade
7 4 (5.33%) Forcepoint
7 4 (5.33%) Meraki
7 4 (5.33%) Siemens
7 4 (5.33%) Sophos
7 4 (5.33%) WatchGuard