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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 114 112 68
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -44
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 16 10 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.77% 0.53% 2.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.78% 2.87% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 35
Average salary £35,000 £72,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.72% +107.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £45,700 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £72,500 £49,431
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.49% +2.00%
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
335 349 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.22% 18.56% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 302 308 299
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,698
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 December 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 23 (60.53%) Firewall
2 21 (55.26%) Windows
3 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
3 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
4 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (31.58%) Cisco
5 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
6 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
6 11 (28.95%) VPN
7 10 (26.32%) DNS
7 10 (26.32%) LAN
7 10 (26.32%) WAN
7 10 (26.32%) VMware
7 10 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
8 9 (23.68%) CCNA
8 9 (23.68%) Citrix
9 8 (21.05%) Time Management
9 8 (21.05%) Internet
10 7 (18.42%) Linux
10 7 (18.42%) Avaya
11 6 (15.79%) NetApp
11 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
11 6 (15.79%) Altiris
11 6 (15.79%) ITIL
11 6 (15.79%) Project Management
11 6 (15.79%) Windows 2000
11 6 (15.79%) Windows XP
11 6 (15.79%) High Availability

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (10.53%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (60.53%) Firewall
2 15 (39.47%) TCP/IP
3 11 (28.95%) VPN
4 10 (26.32%) DNS
4 10 (26.32%) LAN
4 10 (26.32%) WAN
5 8 (21.05%) Internet
6 6 (15.79%) EIGRP
6 6 (15.79%) VLAN
6 6 (15.79%) HSRP
7 5 (13.16%) Multicast
7 5 (13.16%) IP Telephony
8 4 (10.53%) VRRP
8 4 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (10.53%) Wireless
8 4 (10.53%) MPLS
8 4 (10.53%) WLAN
9 3 (7.89%) ISDN
9 3 (7.89%) Broadband
9 3 (7.89%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Analyst
1 10 (26.32%) Network Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Network Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (10.53%) Project Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Telecoms Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) IT Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Network Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Security Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Network Support
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) ADO.NET
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Clustering
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Life Science
3 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.89%) Handset
5 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (18.42%) Linux
5 6 (15.79%) Windows 2000
5 6 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 6 (15.79%) Windows 8
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Time Management
2 6 (15.79%) High Availability
2 6 (15.79%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Project Management
3 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.16%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
5 3 (7.89%) Network Design
6 1 (2.63%) Scrum
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) Migration
6 1 (2.63%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) C#
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.63%) C++
2 1 (2.63%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (23.68%) CCNA
3 6 (15.79%) CCIE
3 6 (15.79%) CCNP
3 6 (15.79%) CCIP
4 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
4 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
5 4 (10.53%) Degree
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.53%) Terminal Services
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.89%) XenDesktop
4 3 (7.89%) vSphere
5 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) WSUS
2 4 (10.53%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (31.58%) Cisco
3 10 (26.32%) VMware
4 9 (23.68%) Citrix
5 7 (18.42%) Avaya
6 6 (15.79%) NetApp
6 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
6 6 (15.79%) Altiris
7 4 (10.53%) WatchGuard
7 4 (10.53%) Panasonic
8 2 (5.26%) Polycom
9 1 (2.63%) Mitel
9 1 (2.63%) NEC
9 1 (2.63%) Veeam
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
West Midlands Police
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