Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 238 215 261
Rank change year-on-year -23 +46 -83
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 97 136 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.96% 1.28% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.97% 7.13% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 91 104 72
South West median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% +23.58% +6.03%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,975 £17,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,375 £47,500
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 1,625 1,908 1,622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.07% 17.92% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,205 1,525 1,257
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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
Bristol +24 43 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Wiltshire -17 23 £51,500 +35.53%
Dorset -24 14 £36,750 -18.33%
Gloucestershire +3 10 £41,250 +14.58% 2
Somerset 0 4 £38,000 +52.00%
Devon -4 2 £35,000 +44.33%
VoIP
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 48 (49.48%) Cisco
2 39 (40.21%) Microsoft
3 38 (39.18%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (38.14%) WAN
5 36 (37.11%) Windows
5 36 (37.11%) Firewall
6 35 (36.08%) LAN
7 34 (35.05%) Active Directory
8 30 (30.93%) MS Exchange
9 26 (26.80%) Wireless
10 24 (24.74%) VMware
10 24 (24.74%) TCP/IP
10 24 (24.74%) CCNP
11 22 (22.68%) Telecoms
11 22 (22.68%) Data Centre
12 21 (21.65%) MPLS
12 21 (21.65%) Exchange Server 2010
13 20 (20.62%) Office 365
13 20 (20.62%) CCNA
13 20 (20.62%) Avaya
13 20 (20.62%) VPN
13 20 (20.62%) DNS
14 18 (18.56%) Juniper
14 18 (18.56%) ITIL
14 18 (18.56%) OSPF
14 18 (18.56%) CheckPoint
14 18 (18.56%) BGP
14 18 (18.56%) Windows Server
15 17 (17.53%) Problem-Solving
15 17 (17.53%) vSphere

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 30 (30.93%) MS Exchange
2 21 (21.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (13.40%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (3.09%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.03%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.62%) Office 365
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (38.14%) WAN
2 36 (37.11%) Firewall
3 35 (36.08%) LAN
4 26 (26.80%) Wireless
5 24 (24.74%) TCP/IP
6 21 (21.65%) MPLS
7 20 (20.62%) DNS
7 20 (20.62%) VPN
8 18 (18.56%) BGP
8 18 (18.56%) OSPF
9 16 (16.49%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (16.49%) DHCP
10 15 (15.46%) Cisco Wireless
11 14 (14.43%) EIGRP
11 14 (14.43%) IPsec
11 14 (14.43%) SSL
11 14 (14.43%) VPLS
12 10 (10.31%) Cisco PIX
12 10 (10.31%) Multicast
12 10 (10.31%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Bugzilla
1 1 (1.03%) Buildbot
1 1 (1.03%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (22.68%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.22%) Finance
3 4 (4.12%) Electronics
3 4 (4.12%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (27.84%) Analyst
2 24 (24.74%) Network Engineer
3 11 (11.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 9 (9.28%) Service Analyst
5 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
5 8 (8.25%) Operations Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) IT Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) IT Support
8 5 (5.15%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Telecoms Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Windows Support Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Administrator
9 4 (4.12%) Desktop Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.15%) XMPP
2 2 (2.06%) Node.js
2 2 (2.06%) React
3 1 (1.03%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.68%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.25%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (8.25%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (7.22%) iPad
3 7 (7.22%) IVR
3 7 (7.22%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.15%) iPhone
6 4 (4.12%) Clustering
7 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.06%) Social Media
7 2 (2.06%) Wiki
8 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.11%) Windows
2 18 (18.56%) Windows Server
3 15 (15.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (12.37%) Windows 10
5 11 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (10.31%) Linux
7 9 (9.28%) Windows 7
8 6 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (5.15%) Apple iOS
10 3 (3.09%) CentOS
11 2 (2.06%) Android
11 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.56%) ITIL
2 17 (17.53%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (14.43%) Presales
4 11 (11.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (9.28%) Network Design
5 9 (9.28%) Time Management
6 8 (8.25%) Change Management
6 8 (8.25%) Patch Management
6 8 (8.25%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.22%) ITIL V3
7 7 (7.22%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (7.22%) Project Planning
7 7 (7.22%) Software Engineering
8 6 (6.19%) Capacity Management
8 6 (6.19%) Network Architecture
8 6 (6.19%) Validation
9 5 (5.15%) Document Management
9 5 (5.15%) High Availability
9 5 (5.15%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.28%) SQL
2 6 (6.19%) Python
3 5 (5.15%) C
3 5 (5.15%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.09%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.09%) Java
4 3 (3.09%) Perl
5 2 (2.06%) C#
5 2 (2.06%) C++
5 2 (2.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.06%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 38 (39.18%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (24.74%) CCNP
3 20 (20.62%) CCNA
4 14 (14.43%) Security Cleared
5 10 (10.31%) SC Cleared
6 9 (9.28%) Degree
7 8 (8.25%) DV Cleared
8 6 (6.19%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (4.12%) CCDP
9 4 (4.12%) CCIE
9 4 (4.12%) MCSE
9 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (3.09%) MCITP
11 1 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (1.03%) HNC
11 1 (1.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) GDPR
System Software
1 34 (35.05%) Active Directory
2 17 (17.53%) vSphere
3 10 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.22%) XenApp
5 5 (5.15%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (5.15%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.09%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.09%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.03%) NFS
7 1 (1.03%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (8.25%) SCCM
2 6 (6.19%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (6.19%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (6.19%) WSUS
3 4 (4.12%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (3.09%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (3.09%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (2.06%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.06%) FortiGate
5 2 (2.06%) LiteSpeed
5 2 (2.06%) SCOM
6 1 (1.03%) Ansible
6 1 (1.03%) Nagios
6 1 (1.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (49.48%) Cisco
2 39 (40.21%) Microsoft
3 24 (24.74%) VMware
4 20 (20.62%) Avaya
5 18 (18.56%) CheckPoint
5 18 (18.56%) Juniper
6 10 (10.31%) Apple
6 10 (10.31%) Fortinet
6 10 (10.31%) HP
7 9 (9.28%) Citrix
8 6 (6.19%) McAfee
8 6 (6.19%) Meraki
9 5 (5.15%) F5
10 4 (4.12%) CommVault
10 4 (4.12%) Dell
10 4 (4.12%) Genesys
10 4 (4.12%) Meru Networks
10 4 (4.12%) Nimble Storage
10 4 (4.12%) SAP
10 4 (4.12%) SolarWinds