The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 113 103 80
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -23
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 5 4 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.26% 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.81% 1.27% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 27
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,600 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £31,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+20.96% -8.82%
IP Telephony
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
276 316 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.37% 20.24% 21.75%
Number of salaries quoted 254 272 292
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 January 2015.

IP Telephony Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IP Telephony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) WAN
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (54.55%) CCNP
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) CCNA
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) LAN
5 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (36.36%) VPN
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) VoIP
5 4 (36.36%) CCIE
5 4 (36.36%) CCIP
5 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (36.36%) Multicast
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 2 (18.18%) Avaya
7 2 (18.18%) SLA
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 1 (9.09%) MOS
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
8 1 (9.09%) Statistics
8 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) Lync
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) VoIP
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) Multicast
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 1 (9.09%) PABX
4 1 (9.09%) PBX
4 1 (9.09%) DWDM
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Communications Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Communications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Avaya Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Telephony Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IP Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
1 1 (9.09%) Statistics
1 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (9.09%) Handset
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Fault Management
2 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (54.55%) CCNP
2 5 (45.45%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) CCIE
3 4 (36.36%) CCIP
4 1 (9.09%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
4 1 (9.09%) Adobe
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Nortel
4 1 (9.09%) Toshiba