The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 55 66 50
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.25% 0.19% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 1.12% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +2.70%
VoIP
Merseyside

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

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 89 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.45% 16.98% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 32 65 41
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

VoIP
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

VoIP Salary Trend in Liverpool

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Avaya
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) DMZ
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) MCP

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) DMZ
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) ICT Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Avaya
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco