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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 51 52 65
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.42% 0.72% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.23% 6.82% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
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
65 44 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 15.33% 10.53% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 39 39 50
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,050 £50,000 £50,000
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 14 February 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 11 (68.75%) WAN
2 10 (62.50%) Project Management
3 9 (56.25%) Wireless
3 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
4 8 (50.00%) IVR
4 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 8 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 8 (50.00%) PBX
4 8 (50.00%) GSM
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco
6 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (25.00%) VMware
6 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) Citrix
7 3 (18.75%) LAN
7 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (12.50%) SAN
8 2 (12.50%) ITIL
8 2 (12.50%) Firewall
9 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
9 1 (6.25%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (6.25%) Avaya
9 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (6.25%) Dell
9 1 (6.25%) WLAN
9 1 (6.25%) Windows
9 1 (6.25%) SharePoint

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) WAN
2 9 (56.25%) Wireless
3 8 (50.00%) GSM
3 8 (50.00%) PBX
3 8 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (6.25%) DHCP
6 1 (6.25%) DNS
6 1 (6.25%) SMTP
6 1 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) VoIP Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Telecoms Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Voice Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Avaya Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Telephony Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Avaya
3 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Dell