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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 33 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.90% - 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.76% - 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £30,000 - £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-8.49% +2.00%
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
42 16 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 19.00% 6.96% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36 14 39
Average salary £52,500 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £35,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) Apple
3 8 (72.73%) User Experience
3 8 (72.73%) Marketing
4 6 (54.55%) Terminal Services
4 6 (54.55%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
7 1 (9.09%) Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Management Information System

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
General
1 8 (72.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Technician
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) IT Technician
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) Terminal Services
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Apple
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) VMware