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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 107 112 107
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 15 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.82% 0.056% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.23% 0.38% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 10
Average salary £35,750 £40,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.62% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £40,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
287 265 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.77% 14.77% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 231 238 256
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 April 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (85.19%) Firewall
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco
3 15 (55.56%) VLAN
4 13 (48.15%) VMware
4 13 (48.15%) ITIL
4 13 (48.15%) DNS
5 12 (44.44%) Telecoms
6 11 (40.74%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
7 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
8 9 (33.33%) VPN
8 9 (33.33%) WAN
8 9 (33.33%) MPLS
9 8 (29.63%) OSPF
9 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (29.63%) Avaya
9 8 (29.63%) LAN
9 8 (29.63%) Windows
9 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
9 8 (29.63%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (25.93%) HSRP
10 7 (25.93%) Mitel
10 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (25.93%) High Availability
10 7 (25.93%) Change Control
10 7 (25.93%) PPP
10 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
10 7 (25.93%) Internet
10 7 (25.93%) CCNP
10 7 (25.93%) BGP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (18.52%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) VLAN
3 13 (48.15%) DNS
4 11 (40.74%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
6 9 (33.33%) VPN
6 9 (33.33%) WAN
6 9 (33.33%) MPLS
7 8 (29.63%) OSPF
7 8 (29.63%) LAN
7 8 (29.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (25.93%) HSRP
8 7 (25.93%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (25.93%) PPP
8 7 (25.93%) BGP
8 7 (25.93%) EIGRP
8 7 (25.93%) Internet
9 5 (18.52%) Wireless
9 5 (18.52%) Wireshark
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 5 (18.52%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Network Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Network Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Network Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Telecoms Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Project Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.70%) XML
1 1 (3.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Handset
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Life Science
3 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.41%) Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000
4 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
3 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
3 7 (25.93%) High Availability
3 7 (25.93%) Change Control
4 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 5 (18.52%) Time Management
5 5 (18.52%) Asset Management
5 5 (18.52%) Project Planning
6 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.70%) WFM
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) Change Management
8 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
8 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.93%) CCNP
3 6 (22.22%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) CCIE
4 1 (3.70%) CCIP
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
2 5 (18.52%) Terminal Services
3 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.70%) ProxySG
4 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Nagios
2 2 (7.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Cisco
2 13 (48.15%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) Avaya
5 7 (25.93%) Mitel
6 5 (18.52%) Citrix
6 5 (18.52%) WatchGuard
7 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
8 2 (7.41%) NetApp
8 2 (7.41%) Altiris
9 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
9 1 (3.70%) Brocade
9 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
9 1 (3.70%) Juniper
9 1 (3.70%) Nortel
9 1 (3.70%) Veeam
9 1 (3.70%) F5
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