The first table below looks at the demand for IP Telephony skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IP Telephony over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IP Telephony
Rank 101 117 106
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 14 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.73% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.53% 2.21% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 4
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -22.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,250 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,750 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
309 317 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.10% 15.79% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 257 286 298
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IP Telephony
West Midlands

IP Telephony
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

IP Telephony Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IP Telephony
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the Birmingham region.

IP Telephony Salary Trend in Birmingham

IP Telephony
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IP Telephony across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

IP Telephony Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing IP Telephony also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IP Telephony.

1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (68.18%) CCNP
4 13 (59.09%) CCNA
4 13 (59.09%) WAN
5 10 (45.45%) Firewall
6 9 (40.91%) Wireless
6 9 (40.91%) Windows
7 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (31.82%) Unified Communications
8 7 (31.82%) VPN
8 7 (31.82%) DNS
8 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
8 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (31.82%) DWDM
8 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
9 6 (27.27%) VMware
9 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
9 6 (27.27%) Change Management
9 6 (27.27%) Juniper
9 6 (27.27%) SLA
9 6 (27.27%) LAN
9 6 (27.27%) Statistics
10 5 (22.73%) Fault Management
10 5 (22.73%) Office 365
10 5 (22.73%) Multicast
10 5 (22.73%) MCSE
10 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing IP Telephony also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IP Telephony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (13.64%) Lync
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) IaaS
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) WAN
2 10 (45.45%) Firewall
3 9 (40.91%) Wireless
4 7 (31.82%) Unified Communications
4 7 (31.82%) VPN
4 7 (31.82%) DNS
4 7 (31.82%) DWDM
5 6 (27.27%) LAN
6 5 (22.73%) Multicast
6 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
7 4 (18.18%) NAS
7 4 (18.18%) DHCP
7 4 (18.18%) SAN
8 3 (13.64%) PBX
8 3 (13.64%) Network Security
9 2 (9.09%) VoIP
9 2 (9.09%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 4 (18.18%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Solutions Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Network Support
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Statistics
2 2 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (9.09%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 6 (27.27%) Change Management
3 5 (22.73%) Fault Management
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) CRM
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (68.18%) CCNP
3 13 (59.09%) CCNA
4 5 (22.73%) MCSE
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (18.18%) CCIE
6 3 (13.64%) MCTS
6 3 (13.64%) MCITP
7 2 (9.09%) CCIP
7 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) VMware ESX
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) MetaFrame
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Juniper
3 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) Nortel
5 2 (9.09%) HP
5 2 (9.09%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix