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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IP Telephony
Rank 117 110 101
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Permanent jobs citing IP Telephony 1 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.055% 0.50% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 3.32% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 17
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.85% +7.69%
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
291 271 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.05% 15.01% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 237 241 259
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 2 (33.33%) Lync
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (16.67%) PABX
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (16.67%) Skype
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) Toshiba
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) MOS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) iSCSI

IP Telephony
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) PBX
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
1 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
1 1 (16.67%) PABX
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Communications Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Communications Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Avaya Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Avaya
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Toshiba
3 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Dell