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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 112 113 111
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 16 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.82% 0.25% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.44% 1.50% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 22
Average salary £34,000 £26,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.30% -29.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
294 267 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.07% 16.82% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 232 205 289
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +1 9 £27,000 +1.88%
Warrington -13 5 £34,000 +28.30% 1
Macclesfield - 1 £20,500 -
Nantwich - 1 - -
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 21 (91.30%) Active Directory
2 20 (86.96%) Windows
3 18 (78.26%) SAN
4 14 (60.87%) Apple
5 13 (56.52%) Marketing
5 13 (56.52%) User Experience
6 11 (47.83%) Citrix
7 9 (39.13%) Terminal Services
8 7 (30.43%) VMware
9 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
10 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
10 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
11 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
12 3 (13.04%) Backup Exec
12 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
12 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
12 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
12 3 (13.04%) Symantec
12 3 (13.04%) CommVault
12 3 (13.04%) NetApp
12 3 (13.04%) Dell
13 2 (8.70%) Cisco
13 2 (8.70%) LAN
13 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
13 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (8.70%) XenApp
13 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
14 1 (4.35%) NAS
14 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Lync
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) SAN
2 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) PBX
4 1 (4.35%) WLAN
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (56.52%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Infrastructure Technician
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Support
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.35%) ITIL
1 1 (4.35%) Data Security
1 1 (4.35%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) MCP
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) CCNA
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (91.30%) Active Directory
2 9 (39.13%) Terminal Services
3 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) XenApp
5 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Apple
2 11 (47.83%) Citrix
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) CommVault
5 3 (13.04%) NetApp
5 3 (13.04%) Symantec
5 3 (13.04%) Dell
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco
7 1 (4.35%) SAP
7 1 (4.35%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) Avaya
7 1 (4.35%) Mitel
7 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
Warrington, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago