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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 27 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 2 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.57% 1.37% 3.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% 11.43% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £50,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +85.18%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
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
28 35 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 22.05% 11.99% 13.83%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 22
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 September 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 Chester region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 6 (75.00%) Mac OS X
2 6 (75.00%) Apple
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (75.00%) LANDesk
3 4 (50.00%) User Experience
4 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
4 3 (37.50%) GFI Software
4 3 (37.50%) Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) VLAN
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (25.00%) NICE Systems
5 2 (25.00%) Avaya
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 4 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) LAN Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Mac OS X
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
1 1 (12.50%) Change Control
1 1 (12.50%) DevOps
1 1 (12.50%) Information Security
1 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (75.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Apple
2 6 (75.00%) LANDesk
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) GFI Software
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Avaya
4 2 (25.00%) NICE Systems