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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 102 103 110
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 15 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.86% 0.93% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.24% 5.35% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 17
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £31,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,500
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
354 299 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.39% 17.40% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 245 230 302
Average salary £42,000 £50,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +29.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 March 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 March 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 +17 5 - -
Chester - 5 £47,000 - 1
Wilmslow -5 3 £32,500 -31.57%
Knutsford -13 1 £42,500 -
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 12 (54.55%) VPN
3 12 (54.55%) DNS
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco
3 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 11 (50.00%) SLA
4 11 (50.00%) LAN
4 11 (50.00%) WAN
4 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 9 (40.91%) Firewall
6 9 (40.91%) DHCP
7 8 (36.36%) Citrix
7 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 8 (36.36%) Avaya
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (31.82%) SAN
8 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
9 6 (27.27%) ITIL
9 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 6 (27.27%) Broadband
9 6 (27.27%) Juniper
10 5 (22.73%) VLAN
10 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (22.73%) DMZ
10 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
11 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
11 4 (18.18%) PBX

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 4 (18.18%) Lync
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) VPN
1 12 (54.55%) DNS
2 11 (50.00%) LAN
2 11 (50.00%) WAN
3 9 (40.91%) DHCP
3 9 (40.91%) Firewall
4 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
4 7 (31.82%) SAN
5 6 (27.27%) Broadband
6 5 (22.73%) DMZ
6 5 (22.73%) VLAN
7 4 (18.18%) DPNSS
7 4 (18.18%) QSIG
7 4 (18.18%) PBX
8 3 (13.64%) SMTP
8 3 (13.64%) Wireless
9 1 (4.55%) Multicast
9 1 (4.55%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (31.82%) Support Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Support
3 6 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) IT Technician
7 2 (9.09%) Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Network Operations Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (18.18%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Project Management
2 4 (18.18%) Operations Management
3 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
3 3 (13.64%) Change Control
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) Service Management
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security Management
3 3 (13.64%) Security Management
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security
3 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) CCNA
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) SLA
2 4 (18.18%) ISO 9001
3 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) XenApp
3 3 (13.64%) XenServer
3 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) Cisco
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) Citrix
4 8 (36.36%) Avaya
5 6 (27.27%) Juniper
6 3 (13.64%) Toshiba
6 3 (13.64%) BT
7 2 (9.09%) Dell
8 1 (4.55%) IBM
8 1 (4.55%) CommVault
8 1 (4.55%) NetApp
8 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.55%) Symantec
8 1 (4.55%) WatchGuard
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