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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 51 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.79% 0.84% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 5.88% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £32,000 £22,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -32.30%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,556
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.74%
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
36 68 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.42% 14.23% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28 49 43
Average salary £32,000 £34,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.91% -7.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Liverpool

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Dell
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Avaya
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
4 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (22.22%) DMZ
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) DMZ
3 2 (22.22%) PBX
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) RIP
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) Document Management
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) CCNA
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) CCSE
2 1 (11.11%) CCSA
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Dell
1 3 (33.33%) Avaya
1 3 (33.33%) Juniper
1 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Riverbed
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Fortinet
3 1 (11.11%) Aruba