The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 95 105 111
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 26 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.51% 1.10% 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.55% 7.02% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 1
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -51.42%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +10.00%
VoIP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
304 299 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.62% 15.65% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 235 231 197
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -20.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VoIP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Cheshire

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

VoIP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +14 13 £38,250 +12.50%
Chester -15 5 £45,000 - 1
Macclesfield +19 1 £25,000 +21.95%
Wilmslow - 1 £24,000 -
Crewe - 1 £34,000 - 1
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 31 (75.61%) Cisco
2 27 (65.85%) Windows
3 24 (58.54%) Firewall
4 22 (53.66%) DNS
5 19 (46.34%) VPN
6 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
7 17 (41.46%) DHCP
8 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
8 16 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (39.02%) LAN
8 16 (39.02%) WAN
9 14 (34.15%) Linux
10 13 (31.71%) MPLS
11 11 (26.83%) Service Management
11 11 (26.83%) IPsec
11 11 (26.83%) SSL
11 11 (26.83%) VMware
11 11 (26.83%) IP Telephony
11 11 (26.83%) Cisco IOS
11 11 (26.83%) Cisco PIX
11 11 (26.83%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
12 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (21.95%) SLA
13 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
13 9 (21.95%) iSCSI
13 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (21.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 8 (19.51%) Information Security

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.32%) Lync
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (58.54%) Firewall
2 22 (53.66%) DNS
3 19 (46.34%) VPN
4 17 (41.46%) DHCP
5 16 (39.02%) TCP/IP
5 16 (39.02%) LAN
5 16 (39.02%) WAN
6 13 (31.71%) MPLS
7 11 (26.83%) SSL
7 11 (26.83%) IPsec
7 11 (26.83%) IP Telephony
7 11 (26.83%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (26.83%) Cisco PIX
7 11 (26.83%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (21.95%) iSCSI
9 8 (19.51%) Wireless
9 8 (19.51%) TACACS
9 8 (19.51%) xDSL
9 8 (19.51%) DMVPN
9 8 (19.51%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.88%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Network Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Voice Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Support Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Operations Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (12.20%) Technical Support Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Technical Support
5 5 (12.20%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Support Technician
7 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support Technician
7 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) Web Services
1 8 (19.51%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Life Science
2 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.32%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.88%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 27 (65.85%) Windows
2 14 (34.15%) Linux
3 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.76%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Service Management
2 8 (19.51%) Information Security
2 8 (19.51%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (19.51%) WAN Optimisation
2 8 (19.51%) Service Continuity Management
2 8 (19.51%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (19.51%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (19.51%) Security Patching
3 6 (14.63%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (14.63%) ITIL
4 5 (12.20%) Load Balancing
4 5 (12.20%) DevOps
4 5 (12.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
4 5 (12.20%) Information Security Management
4 5 (12.20%) Security Management
4 5 (12.20%) Change Control
4 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (19.51%) CCNP
2 8 (19.51%) CCNA
3 5 (12.20%) Degree
4 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.44%) MCITP
5 1 (2.44%) CCA
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.44%) MCSE
5 1 (2.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) SLA
1 9 (21.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.32%) ISO 9001
2 3 (7.32%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.32%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.88%) XenApp
5 2 (4.88%) vSphere
6 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (75.61%) Cisco
2 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
3 11 (26.83%) VMware
4 8 (19.51%) Citrix
5 6 (14.63%) Apple
6 4 (9.76%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.44%) Symantec
7 1 (2.44%) Mitel
7 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.44%) Juniper
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