Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 182 245
Rank change year-on-year -42 +63 -40
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 106 170 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.03% 1.56% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.86% 8.45% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 98 166 107
South West median annual salary £38,000 £32,043 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.59% -14.55% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,863 £21,250 £24,429
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% -

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 1810 2012 2222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.58% 18.41% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1484 1652 1946
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +23 32 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Wiltshire -19 23 £38,000 -5.00%
Cornwall +7 15 £31,000 +24.00%
Bristol -58 15 £40,000 +23.08% 3
Gloucestershire +13 10 £40,000 +31.15%
Somerset -14 9 £27,000 -6.49% 1
Devon +13 2 £26,250 -12.50% 1
VoIP
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing VoIP 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 VoIP.

1 46 (43.40%) Cisco
1 46 (43.40%) VMware
2 41 (38.68%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (38.68%) LAN
2 41 (38.68%) WAN
3 38 (35.85%) CCNA
4 35 (33.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 32 (30.19%) Active Directory
5 32 (30.19%) ITIL
6 27 (25.47%) Incident Management
7 25 (23.58%) Windows
8 24 (22.64%) SLA
8 24 (22.64%) Security Cleared
9 23 (21.70%) Microsoft
9 23 (21.70%) Firewall
10 22 (20.75%) Office 365
11 21 (19.81%) Service Management
12 20 (18.87%) CCNP
13 19 (17.92%) SQL
13 19 (17.92%) TCP/IP
14 18 (16.98%) Telecoms
14 18 (16.98%) Wi-Fi
15 17 (16.04%) Cisco Nexus
15 17 (16.04%) Network Monitoring
16 16 (15.09%) Capacity Management
17 15 (14.15%) Data Centre
17 15 (14.15%) Hyper-V
18 14 (13.21%) DV Cleared
18 14 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
18 14 (13.21%) VSS/SourceSafe

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 10 (9.43%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.66%) Skype for Business
3 5 (4.72%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (20.75%) Office 365
2 13 (12.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 41 (38.68%) LAN
1 41 (38.68%) WAN
2 23 (21.70%) Firewall
3 19 (17.92%) TCP/IP
4 18 (16.98%) Wi-Fi
5 17 (16.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (13.21%) NX-OS
7 10 (9.43%) PBX
8 9 (8.49%) EIGRP
8 9 (8.49%) VLAN
9 8 (7.55%) ISDN
9 8 (7.55%) RTCP
9 8 (7.55%) RTP
9 8 (7.55%) SAN
9 8 (7.55%) Spanning Tree
10 7 (6.60%) DNS
10 7 (6.60%) Network Security
10 7 (6.60%) Skype
10 7 (6.60%) Wireless
11 6 (5.66%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (13.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (3.77%) Rational DOORS
General
1 18 (16.98%) Telecoms
2 13 (12.26%) Finance
3 4 (3.77%) Billing
4 3 (2.83%) Electronics
4 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.83%) Marketing
5 1 (0.94%) Advertising
5 1 (0.94%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 35 (33.02%) Network Engineer
2 20 (18.87%) Support Engineer
3 14 (13.21%) IT Engineer
4 9 (8.49%) Network Support
5 8 (7.55%) Network Support Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Project Manager
5 8 (7.55%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Software Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (5.66%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Head of IT
6 6 (5.66%) IT Manager
6 6 (5.66%) IT Support
6 6 (5.66%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) LAN Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Telephony Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.94%) Loki
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.66%) PMI
3 5 (4.72%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.77%) FMCG
4 4 (3.77%) Life Science
5 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.89%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.89%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.89%) CMDB
6 2 (1.89%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.89%) IVR
7 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.94%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.58%) Windows
2 14 (13.21%) Unix
2 14 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (12.26%) Windows Server
4 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (5.66%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.77%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.83%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.83%) Linux
8 2 (1.89%) Android
8 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.89%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.94%) CentOS
9 1 (0.94%) Debian
9 1 (0.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.19%) ITIL
2 27 (25.47%) Incident Management
3 21 (19.81%) Service Management
4 17 (16.04%) Network Monitoring
5 16 (15.09%) Capacity Management
6 14 (13.21%) Root Cause Analysis
6 14 (13.21%) Security Patching
7 11 (10.38%) Project Management
8 10 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (8.49%) Service Delivery
10 8 (7.55%) PRINCE2
10 8 (7.55%) Problem Management
10 8 (7.55%) Software Engineering
10 8 (7.55%) Supplier Management
11 6 (5.66%) Patch Management
11 6 (5.66%) People Management
11 6 (5.66%) Performance Management
12 5 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (4.72%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.72%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.92%) SQL
2 12 (11.32%) C
3 9 (8.49%) Java
4 1 (0.94%) C++
4 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (38.68%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (35.85%) CCNA
3 24 (22.64%) Security Cleared
4 20 (18.87%) CCNP
5 14 (13.21%) DV Cleared
6 13 (12.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (9.43%) SC Cleared
8 6 (5.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (5.66%) PMI Certification
8 6 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (3.77%) Degree
9 4 (3.77%) HND
10 3 (2.83%) A+ Certification
10 3 (2.83%) MCDST
10 3 (2.83%) MCP
10 3 (2.83%) MCTS
10 3 (2.83%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.94%) CCSA
11 1 (0.94%) CCSE
11 1 (0.94%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (22.64%) SLA
2 6 (5.66%) QA
3 4 (3.77%) Def Stans
3 4 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.89%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.89%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (33.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (30.19%) Active Directory
3 15 (14.15%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.77%) VMware Server
4 4 (3.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (13.21%) Cisco LMS
1 14 (13.21%) Cisco Prime
1 14 (13.21%) Nagios
1 14 (13.21%) Opsview
2 7 (6.60%) SCCM
3 5 (4.72%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.72%) WSUS
4 1 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (43.40%) Cisco
1 46 (43.40%) VMware
2 23 (21.70%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.43%) Citrix
4 8 (7.55%) Meraki
4 8 (7.55%) Mitel
5 6 (5.66%) NETGEAR
5 6 (5.66%) ServiceNow
6 5 (4.72%) Avaya
6 5 (4.72%) Siemens
6 5 (4.72%) Symantec
7 3 (2.83%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.83%) F5
7 3 (2.83%) SAP
7 3 (2.83%) Veeam
7 3 (2.83%) WatchGuard
8 2 (1.89%) BroadSoft
8 2 (1.89%) Dell
8 2 (1.89%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.89%) SonicWALL