The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank - 31 -
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 1.05% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £43,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
VoIP
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.66% 15.18% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 27 11
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £38,300 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

VoIP
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Chester region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Chester

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) DPNSS
3 1 (33.33%) QSIG
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) DPNSS
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) QSIG
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Voice Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft