Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 240 260 144
Rank change year-on-year +20 -116 +89
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 101 86 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.97% 0.83% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.83% 5.18% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 87 84 243
South West median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.41% +19.35% -11.43%
10th Percentile £25,600 £17,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £38,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.43% +3.75% -

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 1,731 1,660 2,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.66% 16.07% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,383 1,343 1,771
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,240 £57,500 £58,750
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 21 August 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 21 August 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
Dorset -12 33 £35,000 +16.67% 10
Bristol +11 26 £30,000 -27.71% 5
Wiltshire -3 26 £38,000 +40.74% 1
Gloucestershire +19 10 £36,000 -4.00% 3
Devon - 4 £30,000 - 1
Somerset +27 2 £29,125 -29.39% 1
VoIP
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 42 (41.58%) Cisco
1 42 (41.58%) VMware
2 38 (37.62%) Windows
3 36 (35.64%) Office 365
4 32 (31.68%) Microsoft
4 32 (31.68%) WAN
5 31 (30.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (29.70%) LAN
7 29 (28.71%) Active Directory
8 26 (25.74%) Telecoms
9 24 (23.76%) Microsoft Azure
10 23 (22.77%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (21.78%) Security Cleared
12 21 (20.79%) SLA
13 20 (19.80%) Firewall
13 20 (19.80%) DV Cleared
13 20 (19.80%) Capita
13 20 (19.80%) 4G
13 20 (19.80%) Network Monitoring
14 19 (18.81%) Software Engineering
14 19 (18.81%) Windows Server 2008
14 19 (18.81%) 3G
15 18 (17.82%) Service Management
15 18 (17.82%) CCNA
15 18 (17.82%) TCP/IP
15 18 (17.82%) Cisco Prime
15 18 (17.82%) Citrix
15 18 (17.82%) Windows 7
15 18 (17.82%) Unit Testing
15 18 (17.82%) Windows Server

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 16 (15.84%) MS Exchange
2 13 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (8.91%) SharePoint
4 8 (7.92%) Skype for Business
5 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.99%) Drupal
6 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.99%) GroupWise
6 1 (0.99%) Moodle
Applications
1 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 36 (35.64%) Office 365
2 24 (23.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.98%) PaaS
4 2 (1.98%) SaaS
5 1 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.99%) Cloudflare
5 1 (0.99%) Heroku
5 1 (0.99%) IaaS
5 1 (0.99%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.99%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 32 (31.68%) WAN
2 30 (29.70%) LAN
3 20 (19.80%) 4G
3 20 (19.80%) Firewall
4 19 (18.81%) 3G
5 18 (17.82%) TCP/IP
6 16 (15.84%) DNS
6 16 (15.84%) VPN
7 14 (13.86%) DHCP
8 13 (12.87%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (12.87%) NX-OS
9 12 (11.88%) Wireless
10 10 (9.90%) Intrusion Detection
10 10 (9.90%) MPLS
10 10 (9.90%) SAN
11 9 (8.91%) Ethernet
12 8 (7.92%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (6.93%) BGP
13 7 (6.93%) OSPF
14 6 (5.94%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.99%) Big Data
2 1 (0.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (12.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.99%) GitLab
2 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (25.74%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.92%) Finance
3 6 (5.94%) Back Office
4 2 (1.98%) Military
5 1 (0.99%) Advertising
5 1 (0.99%) Banking
5 1 (0.99%) Electronics
5 1 (0.99%) Law
5 1 (0.99%) Legal
5 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (17.82%) Network Engineer
1 18 (17.82%) Software Engineer
2 15 (14.85%) IT Support
3 14 (13.86%) Support Engineer
4 13 (12.87%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (8.91%) IT Engineer
5 9 (8.91%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) Desktop Support
7 7 (6.93%) Desktop Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Administrator
9 5 (4.95%) Support Technician
9 5 (4.95%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.96%) Analyst
10 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.96%) IT Support Technician
10 4 (3.96%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) WAP
2 1 (0.99%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.99%) LAMP
2 1 (0.99%) Node.js
2 1 (0.99%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.83%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.92%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (6.93%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.94%) iPad
4 6 (5.94%) iPhone
5 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.96%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.98%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.98%) PKI
6 2 (1.98%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.99%) AS400
7 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.99%) IVR
7 1 (0.99%) Replication
7 1 (0.99%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.99%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 38 (37.62%) Windows
2 19 (18.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (17.82%) Windows 7
3 18 (17.82%) Windows Server
4 17 (16.83%) Unix
5 13 (12.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (11.88%) Android
6 12 (11.88%) Linux
6 12 (11.88%) Windows 10
6 12 (11.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (6.93%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.99%) Debian
8 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.99%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.80%) Network Monitoring
2 19 (18.81%) Software Engineering
3 18 (17.82%) Service Management
3 18 (17.82%) Unit Testing
4 17 (16.83%) Capacity Management
4 17 (16.83%) Incident Management
5 16 (15.84%) Security Patching
6 15 (14.85%) ITIL
7 14 (13.86%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (9.90%) CRM
8 10 (9.90%) Service Delivery
9 9 (8.91%) Software Testing
10 8 (7.92%) Network Management
11 7 (6.93%) Customer Requirements
12 6 (5.94%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (4.95%) Line Management
13 5 (4.95%) Presales
13 5 (4.95%) Project Management
14 4 (3.96%) Kalman Filter
14 4 (3.96%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.84%) SQL
2 12 (11.88%) C
3 11 (10.89%) Python
4 9 (8.91%) C++
4 9 (8.91%) Java
5 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.99%) C#
5 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.99%) Perl
5 1 (0.99%) PHP
5 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.99%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (22.77%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (21.78%) Security Cleared
3 20 (19.80%) DV Cleared
4 18 (17.82%) CCNA
5 7 (6.93%) MCSE
5 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (6.93%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.94%) CCNP
7 4 (3.96%) MCT
8 3 (2.97%) CCENT
8 3 (2.97%) MCDST
9 2 (1.98%) CCDP
9 2 (1.98%) Degree
9 2 (1.98%) MCP
9 2 (1.98%) MCSA
9 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.99%) CCIE
10 1 (0.99%) HND
10 1 (0.99%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.79%) SLA
2 2 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 31 (30.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (28.71%) Active Directory
3 11 (10.89%) Hyper-V
4 8 (7.92%) XenApp
5 4 (3.96%) NFS
6 3 (2.97%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (2.97%) vSphere
7 1 (0.99%) Docker
7 1 (0.99%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (17.82%) Cisco Prime
2 16 (15.84%) Cisco LMS
2 16 (15.84%) Opsview
3 13 (12.87%) Nagios
4 8 (7.92%) SCCM
5 2 (1.98%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.98%) Ansible
5 2 (1.98%) Puppet
5 2 (1.98%) WSUS
6 1 (0.99%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.99%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 42 (41.58%) Cisco
1 42 (41.58%) VMware
2 32 (31.68%) Microsoft
3 20 (19.80%) Capita
4 18 (17.82%) Citrix
5 17 (16.83%) HP
6 11 (10.89%) Apple
7 10 (9.90%) Mitel
8 7 (6.93%) CheckPoint
8 7 (6.93%) Dell
8 7 (6.93%) EMC
8 7 (6.93%) SolarWinds
9 6 (5.94%) Juniper
9 6 (5.94%) Nimble Storage
9 6 (5.94%) ServiceNow
10 5 (4.95%) BT
10 5 (4.95%) McAfee
11 4 (3.96%) Forcepoint
11 4 (3.96%) Siemens
11 4 (3.96%) Sophos