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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 47 69 58
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -11
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.07% 0.39% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 2.50% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £19,500 £22,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% -36.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,650 £22,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £22,000 £36,900
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
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
34 80 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.12% 15.50% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25 60 58
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £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 28 November 2014.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Liverpool

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) OSPF
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Fortinet
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
4 2 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (25.00%) Aruba
4 2 (25.00%) Network Management
4 2 (25.00%) Document Management
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) RIP
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) PBX

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) OSPF
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) PBX
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) RIP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 2 (25.00%) Document Management
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCSA
3 1 (12.50%) CCSE
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Fortinet
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (25.00%) Aruba
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) Mitel
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) HP