The first table below looks at the demand for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 54 46 59
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 8 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.71% 3.11% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.00% 12.82% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 5
Average salary £28,000 £25,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
50 117 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.68% 24.27% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 46 107 59
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,300 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £55,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

VoIP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Lancashire

VoIP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Rossendale - 6 £28,000 -
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 8 (57.14%) Avaya
1 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
1 8 (57.14%) Mitel
2 6 (42.86%) B2B
2 6 (42.86%) Business Development
2 6 (42.86%) Unified Communications
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) VLAN
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) IBM
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (14.29%) Juniper
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 2 (14.29%) HP SIM
6 2 (14.29%) XenApp
6 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Unified Communications
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) VLAN
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) PABX
4 1 (7.14%) ADSL
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) PBX
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Sales Executive
2 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Server Support
2 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Assistant
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
1 1 (7.14%) Replication
1 1 (7.14%) AS400
1 1 (7.14%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) B2B
1 6 (42.86%) Business Development
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP SIM
2 1 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Avaya
1 8 (57.14%) Mitel
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) IBM
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard
5 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL
5 1 (7.14%) Draytek
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Siemens
5 1 (7.14%) Intel
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) NEC
5 1 (7.14%) ProCurve
5 1 (7.14%) Panasonic