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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 82 116 105
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -11
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 20 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.56% 0.60% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.70% 3.26% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 15
Average salary £30,000 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.49% -16.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £32,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £43,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
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
187 337 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.56% 18.29% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 140 274 252
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,350 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
Runcorn - 5 - -
Macclesfield - 3 £24,000 -
Congleton - 2 £23,750 - 1
Knutsford - 2 - - 1
Wilmslow - 2 £39,000 - 1
Warrington -1 1 £40,000 +25.00%
Widnes - 1 £23,500 -
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 27 (56.25%) Firewall
2 25 (52.08%) LAN
3 24 (50.00%) WAN
4 23 (47.92%) DNS
4 23 (47.92%) Citrix
5 21 (43.75%) VMware
6 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 18 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 17 (35.42%) Windows
8 16 (33.33%) Wireless
9 15 (31.25%) SharePoint
9 15 (31.25%) IIS
10 14 (29.17%) Cisco
10 14 (29.17%) Hyper-V
11 13 (27.08%) VPN
11 13 (27.08%) SAN
11 13 (27.08%) SCCM
12 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
12 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (20.83%) Windows Server
13 9 (18.75%) DHCP
14 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
14 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (16.67%) VLAN
15 7 (14.58%) Service Management
15 7 (14.58%) Project Management
15 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
15 7 (14.58%) ITIL
15 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 18 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 15 (31.25%) IIS
2 15 (31.25%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (56.25%) Firewall
2 25 (52.08%) LAN
3 24 (50.00%) WAN
4 23 (47.92%) DNS
5 16 (33.33%) Wireless
6 13 (27.08%) SAN
6 13 (27.08%) VPN
7 9 (18.75%) DHCP
8 8 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 8 (16.67%) VLAN
9 5 (10.42%) DMZ
10 4 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (8.33%) IP Telephony
10 4 (8.33%) IPsec
10 4 (8.33%) MPLS
10 4 (8.33%) SSL
11 3 (6.25%) Ethernet
12 2 (4.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (10.42%) Advertising
2 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 13 (27.08%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) IT Manager
4 6 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Citrix Systems Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Network Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Citrix Specialist
6 4 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior IT Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) VMware Specialist
7 3 (6.25%) IT Support
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Voice Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Web Services
2 2 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) iPad
2 2 (4.17%) iPhone
2 2 (4.17%) IVR
2 2 (4.17%) Life Science
2 2 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Windows Server
2 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.33%) Linux
6 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.58%) ITIL
1 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
1 7 (14.58%) Project Management
1 7 (14.58%) Service Management
2 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.42%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (8.33%) Security Patching
3 4 (8.33%) Service Continuity Management
4 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.17%) Line Management
5 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.17%) SDLC
5 2 (4.17%) SOA
5 2 (4.17%) TOGAF
5 2 (4.17%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (2.08%) High Availability
6 1 (2.08%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.08%) C#
2 1 (2.08%) PL/1
2 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (8.33%) CCA
3 4 (8.33%) CCNA
3 4 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.17%) CCNP
4 2 (4.17%) DBS Check
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) MCP
4 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Hyper-V
2 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (12.50%) XenApp
5 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.17%) vSphere
5 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) SCCM
2 4 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Citrix
2 21 (43.75%) VMware
3 14 (29.17%) Cisco
4 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.42%) Avaya
6 2 (4.17%) Cognizant
6 2 (4.17%) Genesys
6 2 (4.17%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.17%) Sophos
7 1 (2.08%) HP
7 1 (2.08%) Intel
7 1 (2.08%) Juniper
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle
7 1 (2.08%) Ruckus Wireless
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Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum plus company benefits
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Double OTE
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