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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 42 53 69
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.20% 0.46% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 3.77% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £33,750 £28,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.46% -48.63%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +4.16%
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
64 53 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 19.16% 12.24% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 56
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Liverpool

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Wireless
3 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 3 (21.43%) IVR
4 3 (21.43%) DHCP
4 3 (21.43%) DNS
4 3 (21.43%) PBX
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) GSM
4 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
5 2 (14.29%) Network Security
5 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) F5
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) Wireless
3 3 (21.43%) DHCP
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) GSM
3 3 (21.43%) PBX
3 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
4 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (7.14%) Firewall
5 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) SMTP
5 1 (7.14%) WLAN
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Voice Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Avaya Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Telephony Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) Check Point Certification
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint