The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 74 107 121
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +14
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 17 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.57% 0.86% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.54% 4.33% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 3
Median salary £34,750 £34,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.20% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,400 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £34,600
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
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
199 323 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.39% 19.91% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 147 210 207
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 2016.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Cheshire

VoIP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -5 6 £32,000 -36.00%
Alderley Edge - 2 - -
Runcorn - 2 £38,500 -
Wilmslow -1 1 £55,500 +70.76%
Knutsford - 1 - -
Northwich - 1 £55,000 -
Warrington - 1 £18,000 -
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing VoIP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 19 (50.00%) Cisco
2 18 (47.37%) VMware
3 15 (39.47%) Project Management
4 14 (36.84%) Windows
5 13 (34.21%) LAN
5 13 (34.21%) WAN
5 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
5 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (31.58%) ITIL
7 10 (26.32%) Citrix
7 10 (26.32%) Hyper-V
8 9 (23.68%) Juniper
8 9 (23.68%) PRINCE2
9 8 (21.05%) VPN
9 8 (21.05%) Linux
9 8 (21.05%) Driving Licence
10 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (18.42%) Mac OS X
10 7 (18.42%) Apple
10 7 (18.42%) SAN
10 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
10 7 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (18.42%) Risk Management
10 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
11 6 (15.79%) LANDesk
11 6 (15.79%) PCI DSS
11 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
11 6 (15.79%) CCNA

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) nginx
4 1 (2.63%) Node.js
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) LAN
1 13 (34.21%) WAN
2 8 (21.05%) VPN
3 7 (18.42%) SAN
4 5 (13.16%) Broadband
4 5 (13.16%) Firewall
4 5 (13.16%) Network Security
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (7.89%) CTI
6 3 (7.89%) H.323
6 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (5.26%) Skype
8 1 (2.63%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (2.63%) BGP
8 1 (2.63%) DNS
8 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.63%) Internet
8 1 (2.63%) OSPF
8 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
General
1 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.16%) Marketing
3 4 (10.53%) Finance
4 3 (7.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) IT Manager
2 7 (18.42%) IT Project Manager
2 7 (18.42%) Project Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 4 (10.53%) IT Support
4 4 (10.53%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.89%) IT Technician
6 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.26%) IT Support Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Support Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Support Technician
6 2 (5.26%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) LAMP
2 1 (2.63%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.63%) Middleware
2 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Driving Licence
2 4 (10.53%) User Experience
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.89%) IVR
4 2 (5.26%) iPad
4 2 (5.26%) iPhone
4 2 (5.26%) Social Media
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Linux
3 7 (18.42%) Mac OS X
3 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Project Management
2 12 (31.58%) ITIL
3 9 (23.68%) PRINCE2
4 7 (18.42%) Risk Management
5 5 (13.16%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (10.53%) Service Management
7 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.89%) SOA
8 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (5.26%) Line Management
8 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.26%) SDLC
8 2 (5.26%) TOGAF
9 1 (2.63%) Change Control
9 1 (2.63%) DevOps
9 1 (2.63%) Information Architecture
9 1 (2.63%) Kanban
9 1 (2.63%) Marketing Automation
9 1 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
1 1 (2.63%) PHP
1 1 (2.63%) PL/1
1 1 (2.63%) Python
1 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (15.79%) CCNA
2 6 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (13.16%) CCNP
3 5 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (13.16%) JNCIP
3 5 (13.16%) JNCIS
4 3 (7.89%) MCP
5 2 (5.26%) DBS Check
5 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (15.79%) PCI DSS
3 5 (13.16%) SLA
4 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
1 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (26.32%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.89%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.26%) XenApp
4 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.63%) KVM
5 1 (2.63%) oVirt
5 1 (2.63%) Postfix
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.63%) Xen
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Cisco
2 18 (47.37%) VMware
3 10 (26.32%) Citrix
4 9 (23.68%) Juniper
5 7 (18.42%) Apple
6 6 (15.79%) LANDesk
6 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.53%) Avaya
8 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
8 3 (7.89%) Cognizant
8 3 (7.89%) Genesys
8 3 (7.89%) GFI Software
8 3 (7.89%) Intel Security
8 3 (7.89%) Sophos
9 2 (5.26%) Intel
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle
10 1 (2.63%) Google
10 1 (2.63%) HP
10 1 (2.63%) Ruckus Wireless
10 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com