The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 55 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 3 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.76% 2.55% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.50% 13.33% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 6
Median salary £27,000 £55,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.90% +77.41%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +2.04%
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 Lancashire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 90 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.08% 19.11% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 34 87 52
Median salary £27,000 £33,500 £29,339
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.40% +14.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing VoIP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 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
Blackburn - 1 £27,000 -
Chorley - 1 - -
VoIP
North West

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for VoIP.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) DECT

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DECT
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (20.00%) VMware