Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 251 229
Rank change year-on-year +43 -22 +7
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 132 85 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.30% 0.83% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.98% 5.01% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 108 78 128
South West median annual salary £38,000 £30,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.59% +5.17% -10.77%
10th Percentile £25,875 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £59,875 £45,000 £51,750
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 1,892 1,695 2,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.59% 16.48% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,504 1,376 1,905
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,875 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.21% +1.00% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,750 £59,375 £61,250
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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +19 38 £38,000 +61.70% 6
Dorset -5 33 £50,000 +58.73% 7
Bristol 0 28 £40,000 +1.91% 4
Cornwall -16 14 £34,500 +38.00%
Somerset -6 11 £25,000 -34.64% 2
Gloucestershire +19 6 £38,500 +26.23% 3
Devon +19 2 £26,250 -0.05% 2
VoIP
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 79 (59.85%) VMware
2 64 (48.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (40.91%) LAN
4 53 (40.15%) WAN
5 50 (37.88%) Cisco
5 50 (37.88%) Cisco Certification
6 48 (36.36%) Active Directory
7 47 (35.61%) Windows
8 45 (34.09%) CCNA
9 44 (33.33%) Service Management
10 43 (32.58%) ITIL
11 37 (28.03%) Firewall
12 36 (27.27%) Incident Management
13 33 (25.00%) SLA
14 32 (24.24%) Microsoft
15 29 (21.97%) Cisco Prime
15 29 (21.97%) Root Cause Analysis
16 28 (21.21%) Security Cleared
17 25 (18.94%) DV Cleared
17 25 (18.94%) Capacity Management
17 25 (18.94%) Cisco Nexus
17 25 (18.94%) Nagios
17 25 (18.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 25 (18.94%) Unix
17 25 (18.94%) Network Monitoring
17 25 (18.94%) Cisco LMS
17 25 (18.94%) Opsview
17 25 (18.94%) NX-OS
17 25 (18.94%) Security Patching
18 23 (17.42%) Office 365

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 9 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.30%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (17.42%) Office 365
2 20 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.03%) SaaS
5 2 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 54 (40.91%) LAN
2 53 (40.15%) WAN
3 37 (28.03%) Firewall
4 25 (18.94%) Cisco Nexus
4 25 (18.94%) NX-OS
5 20 (15.15%) VPN
6 19 (14.39%) VLAN
6 19 (14.39%) Wireless
7 17 (12.88%) ISDN
8 16 (12.12%) MPLS
8 16 (12.12%) TCP/IP
9 15 (11.36%) DNS
10 14 (10.61%) DHCP
11 13 (9.85%) Skype
12 11 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (6.82%) EIGRP
13 9 (6.82%) SAN
14 7 (5.30%) Network Security
14 7 (5.30%) RTCP
14 7 (5.30%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (18.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.58%) Finance
3 5 (3.79%) Games
4 4 (3.03%) Billing
4 4 (3.03%) Legal
5 2 (1.52%) Advertising
5 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.76%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (29.55%) Network Engineer
2 20 (15.15%) IT Support
3 19 (14.39%) 2nd Line Support
4 16 (12.12%) Support Engineer
5 13 (9.85%) IT Engineer
6 11 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 11 (8.33%) Head of IT
7 10 (7.58%) IT Support Specialist
7 10 (7.58%) Support Specialist
8 9 (6.82%) Analyst
9 7 (5.30%) Consultant
9 7 (5.30%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (5.30%) Network Support
9 7 (5.30%) Project Manager
9 7 (5.30%) Senior Network Engineer
9 7 (5.30%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (5.30%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) Telephony Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.85%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.58%) User Experience
4 5 (3.79%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.03%) FMCG
5 4 (3.03%) Life Science
6 2 (1.52%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.52%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.76%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 47 (35.61%) Windows
2 25 (18.94%) Unix
3 22 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 20 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 9 (6.82%) Linux
7 8 (6.06%) Windows 10
7 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.52%) Debian
9 1 (0.76%) Android
9 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.76%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (33.33%) Service Management
2 43 (32.58%) ITIL
3 36 (27.27%) Incident Management
4 29 (21.97%) Root Cause Analysis
5 25 (18.94%) Capacity Management
5 25 (18.94%) Network Monitoring
5 25 (18.94%) Security Patching
6 21 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (10.61%) Configuration Management
8 13 (9.85%) Service Delivery
9 11 (8.33%) People Management
10 10 (7.58%) CRM
11 9 (6.82%) Presales
12 8 (6.06%) Problem Management
13 7 (5.30%) Performance Measurement
13 7 (5.30%) Project Management
13 7 (5.30%) Software Engineering
14 6 (4.55%) Operations Management
15 5 (3.79%) Patch Management
15 5 (3.79%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.15%) SQL
2 11 (8.33%) C
2 11 (8.33%) Java
3 4 (3.03%) C++
3 4 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 50 (37.88%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (34.09%) CCNA
3 28 (21.21%) Security Cleared
4 25 (18.94%) DV Cleared
5 19 (14.39%) CCNP
6 12 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (8.33%) Degree
8 8 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (3.03%) CCIE
10 2 (1.52%) MCDST
10 2 (1.52%) MCTS
10 2 (1.52%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (25.00%) SLA
2 6 (4.55%) QA
3 3 (2.27%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.52%) PMO
System Software
1 64 (48.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 14 (10.61%) Hyper-V
4 12 (9.09%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.27%) vSphere
6 2 (1.52%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 29 (21.97%) Cisco Prime
2 25 (18.94%) Cisco LMS
2 25 (18.94%) Nagios
2 25 (18.94%) Opsview
3 11 (8.33%) SCCM
4 7 (5.30%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 79 (59.85%) VMware
2 50 (37.88%) Cisco
3 32 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 19 (14.39%) Citrix
5 12 (9.09%) Mitel
6 11 (8.33%) Google
6 11 (8.33%) ServiceNow
7 9 (6.82%) NetApp
8 7 (5.30%) Meraki
8 7 (5.30%) NETGEAR
8 7 (5.30%) SolarWinds
9 6 (4.55%) Symantec
10 5 (3.79%) CheckPoint
11 4 (3.03%) Capita
11 4 (3.03%) Dell
11 4 (3.03%) Oracle
11 4 (3.03%) Riverbed
11 4 (3.03%) Siemens
12 3 (2.27%) SonicWALL
12 3 (2.27%) Veeam