Period
to 5 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Voice Over IP (VoIP)
UK > Wales
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 105 119
Rank change year-on-year +44 +14 -11
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 27 19 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 2.56% 1.07% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 8.48% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 30 9 16
Median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -17.20% +4.67%
10th Percentile £32,625 £23,700 £24,536
90th Percentile £56,250 £37,350 £56,500
UK median annual salary £43,750 £38,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year +12.90% +0.65% -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 Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 162 224 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.34% 12.56% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 119 183 259
Median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,160 £23,800 £22,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £57,946
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -3.23% +3.33%

VoIP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for VoIP in Wales

VoIP
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VoIP in Wales.

Salary trend for VoIP in Wales

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing VoIP in Wales over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

Salary histogram for VoIP in Wales

VoIP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Wales region over the 6 months to 5 August 2020. 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
South Wales +39 24 £45,000 +41.73% 1
North Wales +1 1 £29,000 -17.14%
VoIP
UK

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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 Wales region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 15 (55.56%) LAN
2 13 (48.15%) Network Design
2 13 (48.15%) Extreme Networks
3 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (44.44%) VMware
4 11 (40.74%) WAN
4 11 (40.74%) Linux
4 11 (40.74%) Selenium
5 10 (37.04%) F5
5 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
5 10 (37.04%) VPN
5 10 (37.04%) Cisco
5 10 (37.04%) CheckPoint
6 9 (33.33%) Avaya
6 9 (33.33%) Juniper
6 9 (33.33%) MS Visio
6 9 (33.33%) Vyatta
6 9 (33.33%) VyOS
6 9 (33.33%) Brocade
6 9 (33.33%) SolarWinds
7 8 (29.63%) Coaching
7 8 (29.63%) Firewall
7 8 (29.63%) Advertising
7 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (29.63%) CCNA
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 6 (22.22%) CA
8 6 (22.22%) OSPF
8 6 (22.22%) BGP
8 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

VoIP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) LAN
2 11 (40.74%) WAN
3 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
3 10 (37.04%) VPN
4 8 (29.63%) Firewall
5 6 (22.22%) BGP
5 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (22.22%) OSPF
6 5 (18.52%) SNMP
7 4 (14.81%) DHCP
7 4 (14.81%) DNS
8 2 (7.41%) PBX
8 2 (7.41%) RTP
9 1 (3.70%) ADSL
9 1 (3.70%) DSL
9 1 (3.70%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (3.70%) VLAN
9 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Selenium
General
1 8 (29.63%) Advertising
2 5 (18.52%) Games
2 5 (18.52%) Military
3 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Senior Network Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) C++ Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior C++ Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Support
5 3 (11.11%) IT Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Network Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Support
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Technical Support
5 3 (11.11%) Service Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Support Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Driving Licence
2 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 9 (33.33%) VyOS
3 5 (18.52%) Windows
4 3 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Network Design
2 8 (29.63%) Coaching
3 6 (22.22%) High Availability
4 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
4 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (11.11%) Customer-Centricity
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) C
1 5 (18.52%) C++
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) CCNA
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) MCP
3 1 (3.70%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Extreme Networks
2 12 (44.44%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) CheckPoint
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco
3 10 (37.04%) F5
4 9 (33.33%) Avaya
4 9 (33.33%) Brocade
4 9 (33.33%) Juniper
4 9 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 9 (33.33%) Vyatta
5 6 (22.22%) CA
5 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.11%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) BroadSoft
7 1 (3.70%) Draytek
7 1 (3.70%) Mitel
7 1 (3.70%) NETGEAR
7 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.70%) Veeam
7 1 (3.70%) WatchGuard