The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for VoIP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 52 70
Rank change year-on-year +13 +18  
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 21 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 5.24% 2.50% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.92% 16.28% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 5
Median salary £38,500 £28,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.91% +4.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year +2.01% -4.48%  

VoIP is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 78 86 119
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 19.45% 15.38% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 74 82 111
Median salary £41,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.15% +18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £27,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk citing VoIP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Suffolk

VoIP
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP in Suffolk.

Salary trend for VoIP in Suffolk

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VoIP in Suffolk over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VoIP in Suffolk

VoIP
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +18 15 £42,000 -16.00%
Bury St Edmunds +5 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Woodbridge - 1 £22,500 -
VoIP
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 18 (85.71%) Wireless
3 17 (80.95%) Telecoms
3 17 (80.95%) CCNA
3 17 (80.95%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (76.19%) TCP/IP
4 16 (76.19%) ADSL
4 16 (76.19%) Firewall
5 15 (71.43%) Broadband
6 14 (66.67%) Avaya
6 14 (66.67%) Load Balancing
6 14 (66.67%) Network Security
6 14 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
6 14 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
6 14 (66.67%) Cisco CME
7 13 (61.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (61.90%) IP Telephony
8 12 (57.14%) Proactive Monitoring
8 12 (57.14%) Business Continuity Planning
8 12 (57.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 12 (57.14%) VPN
8 12 (57.14%) SSL
8 12 (57.14%) IPsec
8 12 (57.14%) BCP
8 12 (57.14%) Business Continuity
9 11 (52.38%) Juniper
10 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
11 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) Wireless
2 16 (76.19%) ADSL
2 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 16 (76.19%) TCP/IP
3 15 (71.43%) Broadband
4 14 (66.67%) Network Security
5 13 (61.90%) IP Telephony
6 12 (57.14%) IPsec
6 12 (57.14%) SSL
6 12 (57.14%) VPN
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
7 7 (33.33%) NetScreen
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (9.52%) Internet
8 2 (9.52%) LAN
8 2 (9.52%) WAN
8 2 (9.52%) WLAN
9 1 (4.76%) DECT
9 1 (4.76%) PPP
General
1 17 (80.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Network Operations Specialist
2 7 (33.33%) Network Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Broadband Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 14 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 13 (61.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (57.14%) BCP
3 12 (57.14%) Business Continuity
3 12 (57.14%) Business Continuity Planning
3 12 (57.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 12 (57.14%) Proactive Monitoring
4 7 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) Data Privacy
7 2 (9.52%) Network Management
7 2 (9.52%) Server Building
8 1 (4.76%) Data Security
8 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) CCNA
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (19.05%) CCNP
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco CME
1 14 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 14 (66.67%) Avaya
3 11 (52.38%) Juniper
4 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 9 (42.86%) VMware
5 7 (33.33%) Palo Alto