The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 112 105 89
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 22 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.95% 1.02% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.29% 6.08% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 21
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
VoIP
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
416 362 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.92% 16.85% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 326 332 277
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VoIP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Birmingham

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing VoIP 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 VoIP.

1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Firewall
3 13 (46.43%) LAN
3 13 (46.43%) WAN
4 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 12 (42.86%) VPN
5 11 (39.29%) Cisco
5 11 (39.29%) CCNA
5 11 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (35.71%) Telecoms
7 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (25.00%) Multicast
9 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (25.00%) CCIE
9 7 (25.00%) CCNP
9 7 (25.00%) CCIP
10 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 6 (21.43%) DNS
10 6 (21.43%) Citrix
10 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (21.43%) IP Telephony
11 5 (17.86%) Avaya
11 5 (17.86%) Linux
12 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
12 4 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
12 4 (14.29%) PBX
12 4 (14.29%) WLAN
12 4 (14.29%) Wireless

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing VoIP 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 VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) WorkSite
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) Firewall
2 13 (46.43%) LAN
2 13 (46.43%) WAN
3 12 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 12 (42.86%) VPN
4 7 (25.00%) Multicast
5 6 (21.43%) DNS
5 6 (21.43%) IP Telephony
6 4 (14.29%) Wireless
6 4 (14.29%) WLAN
6 4 (14.29%) EIGRP
6 4 (14.29%) VRRP
6 4 (14.29%) PBX
6 4 (14.29%) HSRP
7 3 (10.71%) Broadband
7 3 (10.71%) CTI
7 3 (10.71%) Internet
7 3 (10.71%) ISDN
8 1 (3.57%) PABX
8 1 (3.57%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Games
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.57%) Law
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Network Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Support Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Network Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Project Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Sales Manager
5 1 (3.57%) IT Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Network Support
5 1 (3.57%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) IT Support
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Life Science
2 2 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.86%) Linux
5 3 (10.71%) UNIX
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000
6 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (14.29%) Time Management
4 3 (10.71%) Network Design
5 2 (7.14%) High Availability
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Document Management
6 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) C++
2 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) CCNA
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.00%) CCIE
2 7 (25.00%) CCNP
2 7 (25.00%) CCIP
3 4 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Citrix
3 5 (17.86%) Avaya
4 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 4 (14.29%) Panasonic
5 2 (7.14%) VMware
5 2 (7.14%) Altiris
5 2 (7.14%) Polycom
5 2 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (3.57%) NEC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NES Global Talent
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + van
Posted: 27 days ago