Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
England > South West
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 247 168
Rank change year-on-year +9 -79 +65
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 123 80 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.16% 0.79% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.56% 5.04% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 93 76 220
South West median annual salary £38,000 £30,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% +5.26% -12.31%
10th Percentile £23,500 £17,250 £20,475
90th Percentile £57,000 £49,375 £48,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1,876 1,586 2,188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.64% 15.62% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,488 1,248 1,847
South West median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,175 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.43%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +21 46 £38,000 +61.70% 4
Bristol +10 32 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Dorset -21 25 £45,000 +111.76% 13
Somerset +21 8 £25,000 -37.50% 6
Gloucestershire +32 7 £34,250 +14.17% 1
Devon +13 3 £28,000 -20.00% 2
Cornwall -28 2 £19,000 +5.56%
VoIP
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 82 (66.67%) VMware
2 65 (52.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (46.34%) Windows
4 56 (45.53%) Cisco
5 53 (43.09%) WAN
6 51 (41.46%) LAN
7 48 (39.02%) Active Directory
8 44 (35.77%) Service Management
9 43 (34.96%) Cisco Certification
10 39 (31.71%) Firewall
11 36 (29.27%) Microsoft
12 35 (28.46%) Incident Management
13 34 (27.64%) CCNA
13 34 (27.64%) Cisco Prime
14 33 (26.83%) ITIL
15 32 (26.02%) Security Cleared
16 31 (25.20%) Root Cause Analysis
16 31 (25.20%) Office 365
17 30 (24.39%) SLA
18 29 (23.58%) DV Cleared
18 29 (23.58%) Network Monitoring
18 29 (23.58%) Opsview
18 29 (23.58%) Cisco LMS
18 29 (23.58%) Security Patching
19 27 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
20 26 (21.14%) Windows Server 2008
20 26 (21.14%) Nagios
20 26 (21.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
20 26 (21.14%) Unix
20 26 (21.14%) NX-OS

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 17 (13.82%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.32%) Skype for Business
4 7 (5.69%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.63%) Apache
5 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 31 (25.20%) Office 365
2 27 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (4.88%) SaaS
4 2 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.81%) IaaS
5 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (43.09%) WAN
2 51 (41.46%) LAN
3 39 (31.71%) Firewall
4 26 (21.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 26 (21.14%) NX-OS
5 22 (17.89%) VPN
6 20 (16.26%) MPLS
7 19 (15.45%) VLAN
7 19 (15.45%) Wireless
8 17 (13.82%) DNS
9 16 (13.01%) DHCP
10 14 (11.38%) SAN
11 13 (10.57%) TCP/IP
12 10 (8.13%) ISDN
13 8 (6.50%) Skype
14 7 (5.69%) Ethernet
14 7 (5.69%) WLAN
15 6 (4.88%) BGP
15 6 (4.88%) IP Telephony
15 6 (4.88%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.07%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.63%) MySQL
3 1 (0.81%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (21.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 10 (8.13%) Finance
3 6 (4.88%) Back Office
4 5 (4.07%) Games
4 5 (4.07%) Legal
5 2 (1.63%) Banking
5 2 (1.63%) Law
5 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.63%) Military
6 1 (0.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (25.20%) Network Engineer
2 22 (17.89%) 2nd Line Support
3 21 (17.07%) IT Support
4 11 (8.94%) Analyst
5 10 (8.13%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 10 (8.13%) Administrator
5 10 (8.13%) IT Support Specialist
5 10 (8.13%) Support Engineer
5 10 (8.13%) Support Specialist
6 9 (7.32%) Head of IT
6 9 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (6.50%) Consultant
8 7 (5.69%) Head of Support
9 6 (4.88%) Cisco Consultant
9 6 (4.88%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) Network Consultant
9 6 (4.88%) Systems Support
10 5 (4.07%) Desktop Support
10 5 (4.07%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.63%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.20%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.76%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (8.13%) User Experience
5 6 (4.88%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.07%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.63%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.63%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.63%) iPad
7 2 (1.63%) iPhone
7 2 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.81%) IVR
8 1 (0.81%) Replication
8 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (46.34%) Windows
2 26 (21.14%) Unix
2 26 (21.14%) Windows Server
2 26 (21.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (14.63%) Windows 7
5 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (8.94%) Linux
6 11 (8.94%) Windows 10
7 5 (4.07%) Android
8 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.63%) Debian
8 2 (1.63%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (35.77%) Service Management
2 35 (28.46%) Incident Management
3 33 (26.83%) ITIL
4 31 (25.20%) Root Cause Analysis
5 29 (23.58%) Network Monitoring
5 29 (23.58%) Security Patching
6 26 (21.14%) Capacity Management
7 19 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (10.57%) Presales
9 12 (9.76%) Configuration Management
9 12 (9.76%) CRM
10 10 (8.13%) Service Delivery
11 9 (7.32%) People Management
12 7 (5.69%) Performance Measurement
13 6 (4.88%) Problem-Solving
14 5 (4.07%) Project Management
14 5 (4.07%) Unit Testing
14 5 (4.07%) WAN Optimisation
15 4 (3.25%) ITIL V3
15 4 (3.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.57%) SQL
2 5 (4.07%) C
3 4 (3.25%) C++
3 4 (3.25%) Java
3 4 (3.25%) Python
4 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (34.96%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (27.64%) CCNA
3 32 (26.02%) Security Cleared
4 29 (23.58%) DV Cleared
5 13 (10.57%) CCNP
6 12 (9.76%) Degree
7 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (4.07%) CCIE
8 5 (4.07%) MCSE
8 5 (4.07%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.63%) CCDP
9 2 (1.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.63%) MCDST
9 2 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.81%) HND
10 1 (0.81%) MCSA
10 1 (0.81%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (24.39%) SLA
2 2 (1.63%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (52.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (39.02%) Active Directory
3 13 (10.57%) Hyper-V
4 12 (9.76%) Terminal Services
5 5 (4.07%) XenApp
6 1 (0.81%) vSphere
6 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (27.64%) Cisco Prime
2 29 (23.58%) Cisco LMS
2 29 (23.58%) Opsview
3 26 (21.14%) Nagios
4 12 (9.76%) SCCM
5 5 (4.07%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.44%) WSUS
7 1 (0.81%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.81%) Ansible
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 82 (66.67%) VMware
2 56 (45.53%) Cisco
3 36 (29.27%) Microsoft
4 25 (20.33%) Citrix
5 13 (10.57%) HP
6 11 (8.94%) ServiceNow
7 10 (8.13%) Google
7 10 (8.13%) Mitel
7 10 (8.13%) NetApp
8 9 (7.32%) Dell
9 7 (5.69%) Capita
9 7 (5.69%) CheckPoint
9 7 (5.69%) EMC
9 7 (5.69%) SolarWinds
10 6 (4.88%) Nimble Storage
10 6 (4.88%) Oracle
11 5 (4.07%) Apple
11 5 (4.07%) Riverbed
11 5 (4.07%) Symantec
12 3 (2.44%) Avaya