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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 107 107 105
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 15 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.86% 0.46% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.10% 2.66% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 11
Average salary £34,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
294 301 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.80% 17.16% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 200 227 261
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Chester +2 3 £40,000 - 1
Warrington - 3 £36,250 - 2
Wilmslow - 2 £30,000 -
Macclesfield - 2 £25,000 -
Widnes - 1 £20,500 -
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 23 (76.67%) Cisco
2 20 (66.67%) Windows
3 16 (53.33%) DNS
4 14 (46.67%) VPN
4 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 13 (43.33%) SLA
5 13 (43.33%) Firewall
6 12 (40.00%) DHCP
6 12 (40.00%) LAN
6 12 (40.00%) WAN
7 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
7 11 (36.67%) VMware
8 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 10 (33.33%) Linux
9 9 (30.00%) Citrix
9 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (23.33%) ITIL
10 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
10 7 (23.33%) Broadband
10 7 (23.33%) CCNA
11 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 6 (20.00%) PBX
11 6 (20.00%) QSIG
11 6 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 5 (16.67%) Operations Management
12 5 (16.67%) Information Security
12 5 (16.67%) Lync
12 5 (16.67%) DPNSS

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) Lync
3 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) DNS
2 14 (46.67%) VPN
3 13 (43.33%) Firewall
4 12 (40.00%) LAN
4 12 (40.00%) WAN
4 12 (40.00%) DHCP
5 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 7 (23.33%) Broadband
7 6 (20.00%) PBX
7 6 (20.00%) QSIG
8 5 (16.67%) Wireless
8 5 (16.67%) DPNSS
8 5 (16.67%) SAN
9 4 (13.33%) MPLS
9 4 (13.33%) SMTP
9 4 (13.33%) VLAN
10 3 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (10.00%) iSCSI
10 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.33%) Legal
1 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Technical Support
1 7 (23.33%) Support Engineer
1 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 4 (13.33%) Voice Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Network Support
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.67%) Photography
3 1 (3.33%) Life Science
3 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Linux
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Service Management
2 5 (16.67%) Information Security
2 5 (16.67%) Operations Management
3 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (13.33%) Change Control
3 4 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (13.33%) Information Security Management
3 4 (13.33%) Security Management
3 4 (13.33%) Project Management
3 4 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.67%) Security Patching
4 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (6.67%) Service Continuity Management
4 2 (6.67%) Time Management
4 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (23.33%) CCNA
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.67%) CCNP
5 1 (3.33%) MCSE
5 1 (3.33%) MCSA
5 1 (3.33%) MCITP
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) SLA
2 6 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (16.67%) ISO 9001
4 1 (3.33%) QA
4 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) XenApp
3 3 (10.00%) XenServer
3 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Cisco
2 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (36.67%) VMware
4 9 (30.00%) Citrix
5 5 (16.67%) Avaya
6 4 (13.33%) Apple
7 3 (10.00%) Juniper
7 3 (10.00%) Toshiba
7 3 (10.00%) BT
8 2 (6.67%) LANDesk
9 1 (3.33%) WatchGuard
9 1 (3.33%) Mitel
9 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.33%) Dell
9 1 (3.33%) IBM
Crewe, Cheshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + + Company Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
NES IT
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Grow How UK (West) Ltd
Salary: £22,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago